Henry County unemployment drops to 7.3% | News
NAPOLEON, OH (Toledo News Now) – Unemployment in Henry County dropped half a percentage point in May, falling from 7.8 percent in April to 7.3 percent in May.
The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services estimates there are 14,100 employed Henry County residents, with 1,100 still looking for work.
Henry County’s unemployment rate is above the statewide average, but below the national average for unemployment. The state of Ohio saw 6.9 percent unemployment in May, below the national average of 7.6 percent.
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