The Transylvania Times -

County's Latest Unemployment Number Released – Transylvania County, NC


August 5, 2019

Transylvania County’s jobless rate in June was 4.3 percent, up from 4 percent the previous month, according to preliminary figures from the state Department of Commerce.

The local jobless numbers only take into account those who qualify for unemployment benefits and have not been seasonally adjusted.

The statewide rate in June was 4.4 percent, up from 4 percent in May.

Transylvania’s jobless rate in June of 2018 was 3.9 percent.

Jobless rates increased in 97 of the state’s 100 counties in June and decreased in three.

Buncombe County’s jobless rate in June was 3.4 percent, the...

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