YORK- The unemployment rate in York County continues to be one of the lowest in the state of Nebraska. The only other counties with lower rates in the month of October were Adams, Chase, Cherry, Custer, Holt, Kearney, McPherson, Stanton, Wayne, and Wheeler.
The unemployment rate for York County was at 2.6 percent in October. According to the Department of Labor, there were 7,347 people who were considered in the workforce for the County and of that amount 7,154 were employed and 193 unemployed.
The state of Nebraska’s unemployment rate was at 3.1 percent in the month of October.