Amarillo once again takes the title of lowest unemployment rate in the state.
Last month more than 30,000 jobs were added in the state.
Texas’ overall unemployment rate is a 4.5-percent.
In Texas, Amarillo is sitting at a 3-percent unemployment rate.
Tied for the next lowest is the Austin Round Rock area, College Station and Lubbock.
In New Mexico the overall unemployment rate is 6.7-percent.
The lowest in our area is Curry and Roosevelt counties with 4.7-percent.