Texas County's jobless rate was 6.4 percent in December.

Texas County’s unemployment rate was unchanged in December from the previous month.

The figure was 6.4 percent.

The Missouri Department of Economic Development said the county’s civilian labor force was 11,117. Total employment stood at 10,402. Those unemployed stood at 714.

In south-central Missouri, the average jobless rate was 6.4, the same as the county.

Area counties and their unemployment rates: Douglas, 6.5; Howell, 5.6; Shannon, 8.5; and Wright, 6.7.

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