LaGrange County Tied for Lowest Jobless Rate in the State; Other Area Counties Also Down In October
Friday, November 26, 2021

INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Unemployment rates around Northeast Indiana went down from September to October.

According to the Indiana Department of Workforce Development, Steuben County went down one-tenth of a percent from 1.9 to 1.8.

LaGrange County had no change in their jobless rate, staying at 1.5 percent. That ties them with Union County for the lowest jobless rate in the Hoosier State.

The biggest drops in Northeast Indiana were in Noble and DeKalb Counties, which both went down three-tenths of a percent. Noble County dropped from 2.6 to 2.3 percent, while DeKalb County went from 2.2 to 1.9 percent.