Like The Herald Business Journal on Facebook!
The Herald of Everett, Washington
Customer service  |  Subscribe   |   Log in or sign up   |   Advertising information   |   Contact us

The top local business stories in your email

Contact Us:

Josh O'Connor
Phone: 425-339-3007

Maureen Bozlinski
General Sales Manager
Phone: 425-339-3445
Fax: 425-339-3049

Jim Davis
Phone: 425-339-3097

Site address:
1800 41st Street, S-300,
Everett, WA 98203

Mailing address:
P.O. Box 930
Everett, WA 98206

HBJ RSS feeds

County's jobless rate at 6.9% in November

SHARE: facebook Twitter icon Linkedin icon Google+ icon Email icon |  PRINTER-FRIENDLY  |  COMMENTS
Herald staff
Snohomish County's jobless rate continued its decline in November, dropping to 6.9 percent. That's down from 7.1 percent in October and 8.5 percent in November of 2011, according to a report released Wednesday by the state Employment Security Department. About 26,530 people were unemployed in the county in November. Of those, 4,896 people filed initial unemployment claims last month. King County's unemployment rate was at 6.3 percent last month; Skagit County's was 8.4 percent and Whatcom County's was 6.5 percent.
Story tags » Unemployment



Share your comments: Log in using your HeraldNet account or your Facebook, Twitter or Disqus profile. Comments that violate the rules are subject to removal. Please see our terms of use. Please note that you must verify your email address for your comments to appear.

You are logged in using your HeraldNet ID. Click here to update your profile. | Log out.

Our new comment system is not supported in IE 7. Please upgrade your browser here.

comments powered by Disqus

Market roundup