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Unemployment Down In Marion County In April

Posted: Wednesday, May 25th, 2011 at 6:29 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS News-Shaylon Cochran

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Unemployment numbers for the month of April have been released. Statistics from Iowa Workforce Development show the unemployment rate in Marion County dropped significantly, from 7.7% in March down to 6.1% in April. The newest numbers are a reflection of the trend statewide, where the unemployment rate is 6%, down slightly from 6.1% in March.