(Little Rock) – The Arkansas Department of Labor has released the state’s unemployment numbers for the month of September.
Baxter County’s unemployment rate for September was 6.6%, or 1200 people out of a job. This is down from 7.2% in August.
Fulton County had roughly 325 people unemployed in September, and an unemployment rate of 6%, compared to 6.6% in August.
The unemployment rate for Marion County was down to 6.9% in September, compared to 7.4% in August. The report states there were about 450 people out of work in the county.