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This employment dashboard contains data on Mecklenburg County’s initial and continuing claims for unemployment as well as an unemployment comparison with the US and North Carolina.
The Quarterly Economic report reflects the state of Mecklenburg County, taking in to account key indicators of economic well-being and opportunity. The report is updated quarterly.
The Residential Housing Market report contains information not only on Mecklenburg County as a whole, but also takes a more granular look at the individual submarkets for the area.
The quarterly Warehouse / Industrial report provides insight to the supply and demand for warehouse space within the County. These indicators are useful in determining the health and wellbeing of our industrial sector as increased demand for warehouse space correlates with more activity within the sector.
The quarterly Commercial Office Market report contains information on the commercial office market for Mecklenburg County. The report focuses on office markets in two urban markets and eleven suburban markets and contains a primer on commonly used terms and definitions.
The quarterly Retail Market report contains information on retail sales and market activity with current performance and forward-looking guidance that can be applied to sales tax forecasts. Sales tax collections for Counties in North Carolina take three months for the County to receive. The County utilizes national retail sales trends and market reports to inform our forecast on sales tax collections.
These reports are utilized by the County and rely upon publicly available and subscription data, as noted in the respective reports. These reports reflect point in time analyses and are provided for informational purposes only.