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   Cities and Towns in:  
Central MA WDA  
   Time Frame:  May 2018 
   Not Seasonally Adjusted Data 

 Area Labor Force Employed Unemployed Area Rate
 Central MA WDA 324,785   313,377   11,408   3.5  

 City or Town  Labor Force Employed Unemployed Rate
 Auburn 9,711   9,412   299   3.1  
 Blackstone 5,422   5,211   211   3.9  
 Boylston 2,824   2,740   84   3.0  
 Brookfield 1,929   1,866   63   3.3  
 Charlton 8,190   7,937   253   3.1  
 Douglas 5,391   5,208   183   3.4  
 Dudley 6,703   6,443   260   3.9  
 East Brookfield 1,260   1,208   52   4.1  
 Grafton 10,559   10,234   325   3.1  
 Hardwick 1,641   1,600   41   2.5  
 Holden 10,853   10,533   320   2.9  
 Hopedale 3,179   3,083   96   3.0  
 Leicester 6,978   6,711   267   3.8  
 Mendon 3,349   3,233   116   3.5  
 Milford 15,788   15,263   525   3.3  
 Millbury 8,357   8,081   276   3.3  
 Millville 1,838   1,777   61   3.3  
 New Braintree 557   541   16   2.9  
 North Brookfield 2,763   2,677   86   3.1  
 Northborough 8,304   8,055   249   3.0  
 Northbridge 9,436   9,132   304   3.2  
 Oakham 1,127   1,094   33   2.9  
 Oxford 8,635   8,373   262   3.0  
 Paxton 2,773   2,696   77   2.8  
 Rutland 4,818   4,675   143   3.0  
 Shrewsbury 20,878   20,287   591   2.8  
 Southbridge 8,331   7,947   384   4.6  
 Spencer 6,304   6,052   252   4.0  
 Sturbridge 5,311   5,151   160   3.0  
 Sutton 5,584   5,416   168   3.0  
 Upton 4,426   4,291   135   3.1  
 Uxbridge 8,338   8,065   273   3.3  
 Warren 2,536   2,422   114   4.5  
 Webster 8,946   8,593   353   3.9  
 West Boylston 3,220   3,105   115   3.6  
 West Brookfield 2,149   2,082   67   3.1  
 Westborough 10,927   10,599   328   3.0  
 Worcester 95,450   91,584   3,866   4.1  
The labor force estimates for towns with 2010 Census population of less than 1,000 were produced using the BLS methodology, but are not official BLS estimates.
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