Slight Increase In Unemployment Within Fulton County
Friday, November 29, 2019

For the month of October, unemployment numbers in Fulton County increased slightly according to data from the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services.

The rate for October was 4%, compared to 3.8% for the month of September. At this time last year, the rate was at 3.8%.

The estimates report a workforce of 22,400 within Fulton County, with 900 unemployed. The jobless rate in the state of Ohio was at 4.2%, last month.

The number of workers unemployed within Ohio in October was 246,000, up 3,000 from 243,000 in September.


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