Unemployment Rates Mixed in Local Countiies in July
Local county unemployment numbers were mixed in July.
Here's a look at the rates with the percentage of change.Yakima County saw the sharpest change, falling seven tenths of a percent. Franklin County had the highest rate in July at 8.8% percent and Walla Walla the lowest at 6.8%.
LOCAL JULY UNEMPLOYMENT RATES
Benton: 8.1% (-.1%)
Franklin: 8.8% (+.2%)
Kittitas: 7.8 (+.1%)
Walla Walla: 6.8% (-.1%)
Yakima: 8.0% (-.1%)