Ohio’s unemployment situation continues to vary widely throughout 88 counties. According to the latest monthly unemployment rate map from the Ohio Department of Jobs and Family Services, six counties saw jobless rates above 13% — compared to the statewide average of 10.9%. Holmes County had the lowest unemployment at 5%.
Meanwhile, the job search engine at OhioMeansJobs.com currently has more than 167,000 jobs posted by employers statewide. More than 13,000 of these job postings are in manufacturing. 7/27/2020