Unemployment Picture A Little Brighter Locally

GeneseeNow —  Thursday, September 26, 2013

Looking for a job? Still not easy to find, but the unemployment rate fell last month in Steuben and Livingston counties.

In Steuben, the jobless rate was down 2/10ths of a percent to 8.2%. In Livingston county, unemployment was down to 6.7%. The job picture is much better in Livingston than much of the state. Livingston ranks 23rd for unemployment for New York counties, while Steuben County ranks number 52.