Ormond Beach's job report indicated a 3.5% unemployment rate in August 2019. This rate was lower than the City's rate a year ago of 3.6%. Employment increased by 427 (2.2%) over the year, with current employment of 19,573. The City's jobless rate was slightly lower than the Deltona-Daytona-Ormond Metro Region (3.7%) and the State rate of 3.7%. Ormond Beach's labor force is 20,274.