Labor Market
Labor Force
The Houston MSA has a labor force of  over 3.3 million people, with an unemployment rate of 4.9 percent. League City has a labor force of approximately 46,000 people and unemployment rate of 5.9 percent.

Labor Force Employment Unemployment Unemployment Rate
League City 53,130 51,170 1,960 3.7%
Houston MSA 3,304,900 3,142,800 162,100 4.9%
Source: Texas Workforce Commission 2016

The majority of residents, 51.5 percent, are employed in the Management, Business, and Science and Arts occupations.
Management, business, science and arts occupations
Sales and office occupations
Services occupations 11.17% 
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 9.16%
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
Source: 2011-2015 American Community Survey