Unemployment Rates Drop Locally
Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Indiana’s Unemployment rate currently stands at 3.6 percent for March, one-tenth of a percentage point greater than February say reports from the Indiana Department of Workforce Development. While the state rate declined slightly, local unemployment rates declined from two-tenths of a percentage point to four-tenths of a percentage point.

With a March unemployment rate of 3.0 percent, Steuben County was the lowest in the area and was tied for seventh lowest county in the state. Steuben dropped to 3.0 percent from 3.4 percent in February.