YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Roughly 10,000 people are unemployed locally as Thanksgiving week is here.
Today, the state released the newest county jobless figures. Trumbull County has the tri-county’s highest unemployment rate at 4.9% with 4,000 people out of work.
Mahoning County has the area’s highest number of jobless people at 4,600. The county’s unemployment rate is at 4.8%.
Across Ohio, the state’s jobless rate is 4.1% with 241,600 people looking for a job.