Amarillo Unemployment Rate Rises to 4.1%

Published 03/07 2014 03:45PM

Updated 03/07 2014 05:40PM

AMARILLO -- A report by the Texas Workforce shows that the unemployment rate in Texas is at it's lowest since 2008.

In January the rate fell to 5.7-percent, slightly down from the rate in December.

Here in Amarillo, the unemployment rate rose by a tenth to 4.1-percent.

In all, Texas added 33,000 jobs in the month of January.

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