Meadville Tribune

Local News

August 27, 2013

Crawford County unemployment rate falls below state and national levels

MEADVILLE — Crawford County’s unemployment rate has fallen for the month of July.

The county’s seasonally adjusted employment rate fell to 7.2 percent for July, down from 7.8 percent in June, according to statistics released today form the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry.

The local rate also is down from the unemployment rate of 7.9 percent recorded in July 2012.

Crawford County’s rate is below both the state at 7.5 percent and the national rate of 7.4 percent for July.

See Wednesday’s print edition for additional details. 

Text Only
Local News
Business Marquee
AP Video
Raw: Families Travel to Taiwan Plane Crash Site Arizona Execution Takes Almost Two Hours Gen. Odierno Discusses Ukraine, NATO at Forum Gaza Fighting Rages Amid Cease-Fire Efforts Mint Gives JFK Coin a Face-lift Creative Makeovers for Ugly Cellphone Towers Ariz. Inmate Dies 2 Hours After Execution Began Crash Kills Teen Pilot Seeking World Record LeBron James Sends Apology Treat to Neighbors Raw: Funeral for Man Who Died in NYPD Custody Migrants Back in Honduras After US Deports Israeli American Reservist Torn Over Return Raw: ISS Cargo Ship Launches in Kazakhstan Six Indicted in StubHub Hacking Scheme Former NTSB Official: FAA Ban 'prudent' EPA Gets Hip With Kardashian Tweet Bodies of MH17 Victims Arrive in the Netherlands Biden Decries Voting Restrictions in NAACP Talk Broncos Owner Steps Down Due to Alzheimer's US, UN Push Shuttle Diplomacy in Mideast
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide