Juab County’s population growth has often far outpaced its job growth and so many residents commute outside the county to work while enjoying the non-urban setting Juab provides. As a result, there is a ready workforce available to new businesses locating in the county.
The majority of the county’s economic activity is focused in Nephi, which lies along I-15. Manufacturing is playing a larger and larger role in the county’s economy. In addition, the construction of a new power plant in Mona will help diversify the county’s employment base.
The chart below shows projected growth in various sectors: