Longview unemployment at lowest rate since the RecessionLongview unemployment at lowest rate since the Recessionhttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=214882018-11-23T06:00:00Z2018-11-27T01:00:00Z

​​​LONGVIEW – Local unemployment dropped in October to its lowest rate in more than ten years, according to the Texas Workforce Commission​.

The unemployment rate of 3.8 percent​​ tied with that of May 2008. 

That compares with 4 percent in September 2018 and 4.3 percent in October 2017. 

Texas as a whole saw its seasonally adjusted rate dip from 3.8 percent in September to 3.7 percent in October, the lowest level since the state began logging unemployment data in January 1976.

The annual growth statewide was 3.1 percent in October, marking 102 months in a row of annual growth.​​​​​​
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