The unemployment rate for Westchester County continued to improve and stands at 5.3%, a 0.6 percentage point (pp) improvement from the national average. Currently, Westchester County is witnessing significant, ongoing mixed-use development along the Hudson River.
Despite this, office-using employment has seen only slight gains throughout the year. Key sectors driving the economy in Westchester are professional and business services, with the health services and education sectors experiencing sizeable employment gains in 2014.
Source : Cushman & wakefield