Population, Labor Force & Industry

The provided table presents data that shows the percentage of the employed labor force and in which Port Isabel industries. The emphasis on tourism in this community is evident by the fact that 18.4% of those employed worked in accommodation or food services.

2009 to 2010 Estimated Employed Labor Force by Industry

Industry Employment by Industry Employed by Industry
Accommodation and Food Services 417 18.40%
Administrative Support and Waste Management Services
89 3.93%
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting
207 9.14%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 62 2.74%
Construction 116 5.12%
Educational Services 279 12.31%
Finance and Insurance 63 2.78%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 53 12.34%
Information 57 2.51%
Manufacturing 94 4.15%
Other Services (Except Public Administration) 180 7.94%
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services 34 1.50%
Public Administration 35 1.54%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 97 4.28%
Retail Trade 268 11.83%
Transportation and Warehousing 103 4.55%
Utilities 44 1.94%
Wholesale Trade 68 3.00%
Total 2,266 100%