Elkhart County Jobless Rate: 13.4% in August
The jobless rate in Elkhart County, Ind., fell to 13.4% in August, from 13.9% in July, the Indiana Department of Workforce Development (IDWD) reported today (Sept. 21).
Elkhart County’s rate remained the second highest in the state.
Meanwhile, the jobless rates for the county’s two largest cities, Elkhart and Goshen, which depend upon jobs in the RV industry, were 15.3% and 13.7%, respectively.
Indiana’s unemployment rate for August has remained flat at 10.2%.