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Hamilton County's unemployment rate unchanged for February.
Posted: Mar 28 2014 by ppowers

 The unemployment rate for Hamilton County remained steady for February. The Iowa Workforce Development office reported the rate was 6.4 percent which was the same as in January. There were 6,050 people employed during February while 420 were without work. Iowa's unemployment rate for Februrary was 4.4 percent up from the January rate of 4.3 percent. The unemployment rates for surrounding counties include Boone County at 4.3 percent, Franklin County at 5.7 percent, Hardin County at 5.8 percent, Story County at 3.5 percent, Webster County at 6.1 percent and Wright County at 5.5 percent.

 The unemployment rate for Hamilton County remained steady for February. The Iowa Workforce Development office reported the rate was 6.4 percent which was the same as in January. There were 6,050 people employed during February while 420 were without work. Iowa's unemployment rate for Februrary was 4.4 percent up from the January rate of 4.3 percent. The unemployment rates for surrounding counties include Boone County at 4.3 percent, Franklin County at 5.7 percent, Hardin County at 5.8 percent, Story County at 3.5 percent, Webster County at 6.1 percent and Wright County at 5.5 percent.

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