Livingston County Unemployment Remains Lowest Of The Local Counties

The Unemployment rate for Livingston County is slightly higher in August but continues as the lowest of the area counties.  Livingston County’s Unemployment for July was 2.2% and in August increased slightly to 2.3%.  In August of 2020, the rate was 4.2%.

Looking at the area counties, from lowest to highest…

Livingston………. 2.3%

Chariton…………. 2.6%

Daviess…………. 2.6%

Grundy………….. 3.1%

Carroll…………… 3.2%

Caldwell…………. 3.2%

Sullivan………….. 3.7%

Linn………………. 4.0%

The State of Missouri’s Unemployment rate dropped to 3.5%, and the national rate fell to  5.3%.

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