Valley County Leads Jobless Numbers

Published 08/19 2014 09:02PM

Updated 08/19 2014 09:09PM

The latest unemployment data from the Department of Workforce Development shows Sullivan County has the highest jobless rate of any county in Indiana. Sullivan County's jobless rate for the month of July was 7.9%.

Following closely were Vigo County at 7.7%, Vermillion County at 7.6%, and Clay County at 7.1%.

Coming in below seven percent are Greene, Parke, Knox and Daviess counties. The statewide jobless rate in july was 5.9%, holding steady at the same numbers as June.

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