(12-21-22) Mercer and Wyandot Counties had Ohio’s lowest unemployment rate in November (2022) at 2.0%,
The second lowest rated county was Putnam County, who was tied with Union County for second lowest at 2.2%. Van Wert and Auglaize Counties were right behind with a 2.3% rate.
- Darke County 2.6%
- Paulding County – 2.6%
- Shelby County – 2.6%
- Allen County – 3.3 %
- Ohio (statewide avg) – 4.2%
Monroe County, in southeast Ohio, had the state’s highest unemployment rate in November at 5.2 %.