Rio Grande Valley unemployment rate continuous to drop Rio Grande Valley unemployment rate continuous to drop https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=8702015-06-01T11:47:00Z2015-06-01T00:00:00Z

McALLEN - The local unemployment rate continues to dip across the Rio Grande Valley, sliding below pre-recession lows in April.

At 7.3 percent, McAllen-Edinburg-Mission metro area unemployment remains the highest in Texas and above the national average of 5.4 percent.

The Brownsville-Harlingen metropolitan area is also above the national average with an unemployment rate of 6.7 percent, a dip from 7.1 percent in March and an even greater decline from 8 percent in April 2014.

See the Texas Workforce Commission.

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