Data on the available workforce in Story County can be found in the Story County Laborshed Analysis from the Iowa Workforce Development. A Laborshed is defined as the area or region from which an employment center draws its commuting workers. This report not only estimates the potential availability of workers but also describes characteristics of these workers. The following link show the most recent survey results.
Ames Laborshed Executive Summary 2020
Ames Laborshed Advanced Manufacturing Data 2020
Ames Laborshed Financial Services Data 2020
Ames Laborshed Warehouse & Distribution Data 2020
Ames Laborshed Biotechnology Data 2020
Story County Laborshed Wage Data 2018