May Unemployment Lower In Nodaway County

Unemployment in Nodaway County fell nearly 4 points to 5.1% for the month of May.  April’s rate was 9.2%.  The state rate is currently 10.1%, down slightly from 10.2% in April.  The new county rates were released Tuesday by the Missouri Department of Economic Development (missourieconomy.org).  

Adjoining counties: (April rate in ())

Andrew 5.3% (6.1%)

Atchison 5.2% (5.9%)

Holt 3.6% (4.8%)

Gentry 3.4% (4.5%)

Worth 4.5% (6.9%)

St Joseph 6.5% (7.0%)

Missouri County by County Unemployment Map