Texas County’s unemployment rate dropped one-half of a percentage point in June, reports the Missouri Department of Economic Development. The figure stood at 2.6 percent.

The county started the year with a jobless rate of 4.7 percent.

Unemployment rates in other area counties: Laclede (2.2), Phelps (3.8), Pulaski (2.7), Dent (2.9), Shannon (3.4), Howell (2.9), Douglas (2.5) and Wright (2.5).

Leave a comment

Leave a Reply Cancel reply