Washington County jobless rate reaches 8.9 percent | Business
Unemployment in Central Georgia has declined again since March.
According to a release, the Central Georgia area's jobless rate fell to 7 percent in April, down from March's 7.3 percent.
Washington County's jobless rate reached 8.9 percent in April. Washington County is one of 31 counties in Georgia who have a rate of 8 percent to 8.9 percent.
A year ago in April 2013, Central Georgia's regional jobless rate reached 8.3 percent.