Ormond Beach's job report indicated a 3.8% unemployment rate in January 2019. This rate was lower than the City's rate a year ago of 4.3%. Employment increased by 544 (2.9%) over the year, with current employment of 19,183. The City's jobless rate was slightly lower than the Deltona-Daytona-Ormond Metro Region (4.2%) and the state rate of 3.9%. Ormond Beach's labor force is 19,944.