Industry Diversity

Raleigh-Cary MSA Industry Diversity 2012, 4th Quarter

Industry Avg Empl for Qtr
Natural Resources and Mining 0.4%
Construction 5.7%
Manufacturing 5.2%
Trade Transportation and Utilities 18.9%
Information 3.4%
Financial Activities 5.2%
Professional and Business Services 19.2%
Education and Health Services 19.9%
Leisure and Hospitality 10.9%
Other Services 3.1%
Public Administration 8.2%


Government 16.8%
Total Private Industry 83.2%


Goods-Producing 11.3%
Service-Providing 88.7%

 Source: NC Employment Security Commission

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Wake Forest among top 10 fastest growing cities in NC!

July 11, 2016

Wake Forest is one of the top 10 cities in NC with the largest population increases between 2010 and 2015.  The 10 cities with the largest population increases between 2010 and 2015 contain 25% of the state’s total population but make up half of the total population growth over the five-year period. 

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