11/24/2015 – 11:12 am
Hancock County saw a decline in the jobless rate this fall. The state reports that the county unemployment rate declined to 3.1 percent in September from 3.2 percent in September. The rate was tied for the fourth-lowest in the state, with Delaware and Auglaize counties according to the Ohio Job & Family Services Department.
In our area last month, Allen County had 4 percent, Hardin County had 3.9 percent, Henry County at 3.8 percent, Putnam County had 3.2 percent, Seneca County had 3.8 percent, Wood County had 3.7 percent and Wyandot County had 3 percent. Most of the counties saw a decrease in unemployment.Read More →