Ormond Beach's job report indicated a 3.4% unemployment rate in February 2019. This rate was lower than the City's rate a year ago of 3.9%. Employment increased by 287 (1.5%) over the year, with current employment of 19,332. The City's jobless rate was slightly lower than the Deltona-Daytona-Ormond Metro Region (3.8%) and on par with the state rate of 3.4%. Ormond Beach's labor force is 20,021.