Carolyn Fleegle

Unemployment Figures In Southeastern Ohio For September

by Carolyn Fleegle on October 20, 2009

The State released September’s unemployment figures Tuesday and all the counties in our region are seeing a drop in numbers.

Morgan County is reporting a jobless rate of 14.6% for the month of September down from August’s rate of 15.7 %.

Noble County has an unemployment rate of 14 %, Perry County has a jobless rate of 12.8 %, Coshocton County at 12.3 %, Muskingum County’s jobless rate is 11.9 % for the month of September down from 12.3 % in August.

Guernsey County checks in at 10.8 % joblessness and Licking County has the lowest rate in our region
8.9 %.