Bessemer is considered a Large Town with a population of 26,386 and 5,726 businesses. 28 in 2018 were added to the Bessemer Chamber of Commerce business directory which was less than 2017 which had 31.
The economy of Bessemer employs 14,090 people and has an unemployment rate of 13.9%. Some of the largest industries in Bessemer are Professional Services (447),Restaurants (178), and Builders & Contractors (141).
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