Ormond Beach's job report indicated a 2.7% unemployment rate in October 2019. This rate was lower than the City's rate a year ago of 3.3%. Employment increased by 302 (1.5%) over the year, with current employment of 19,688. The City's jobless rate was slightly lower than the Deltona-Daytona-Ormond Metro Region (3.2%) and the same as the State rate of 2.9%. Ormond Beach's labor force is 20,229.