St. Clair County (SCC) Economic Indicators

The Economic Development Alliance tracks a wide range of metrics in order to assess the economic performance of the local economy.

The following metrics reflect current performance for 2014 as measured by the Economic Development Alliance using local, state and federal sources. 


Y-T-D (updated monthly)

2014 Employment Metrics

Unemployment Rate:  11.4%

Available Laborforce (local):   75,923


Industrial Occupancy Rate:  8%  


2014 Retention & Expansion Investment

Investment Y-T-D:  $12,220,084 
Jobs Created as a result:  104


 2014 General Metrics

Population:  160,469 

Graduation Rates:

  •  High school 88.5%
  •   Bachelor's Degree:  15.5%