Industry & Workforce
Beaumont’s labor force includes 55,508 people, with an unemployment rate of 5.7%
Most of Beaumont’s 6,301 businesses employ less than 10 employees, making Beaumont both a great environment for small businesses and a city eager to welcome larger companies.
Jobs in the Greater Beaumont Area* span a variety of industries and roles, with those in healthcare and machinery maintenance, and management expected to increase the most.
*Data for Southeast Texas Workforce Development Area, courtesy of Workforce Solutions Southeast Texas, Texas Workforce Commission, and Labor Market and Career Information