Houston County jobless rate reaches 6.1 percent | Business
Unemployment in Central Georgia has decline again since March.
According to a release, the Central Georgia area's jobless rate fell to 7 percent in April, down from March's 7.3 percent.
Houston County's unemployment rate reached 6.1 percent. Houston County is one of 97 counties in the state with a jobless rate below eight percent.
A year ago in April 2013, Central Georgia's regional jobless rate reached 8.3 percent.