Genesee County said to have 100 more jobs this March over last March
Submitted by Howard B. Owens on April 18, 2014 - 8:14am
The Labor Department reports 100 more jobs in Genesee County for March 2014 over March 2013.
There are a reported non-farm 21,700 jobs in the county. That's also an increase over February, when 21,500 jobs were reported.
The highest number of jobs in Genesee County for March since 1990 was 22,700 in 2008.
According to the Labor Department, New York added 108,000 over the past year.
The state's unemployment rate is reported at 6.0. The county's updated unemployment rate is not yet available. The rate for February was 7.5 percent.