At a Glance: Ohio’s Unemployment by County

Ohio’s statewide unemployment rate was 3.9% in May, according to the latest update from the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services. But unemployment rates vary widely throughout the 88 counties. This map shows several counties with jobless rates well below 3%, while eight counties saw jobless rates of 4.4% or higher.

During May, employment in goods-producing industries increased 29,800. Manufacturing added 18,000 jobs in durable goods (+10,400) and non-durable goods (+7,600). 6/23/2022