Ormond Beach's job report indicated a 3.1% unemployment rate in May 2019. This rate was lower than the City's rate a year ago of 3.6%. Employment increased by 188 (1.0%) over the year, with current employment of 19,432. The City's jobless rate was slightly lower than the Deltona-Daytona-Ormond Metro Region (3.4%) and the same as the State rate of 3.1%. Ormond Beach's labor force is 20,046.