The Texas Workforce Commission released the September 2023 Labor Market and Employment reports and unemployment in Starr County has further dropped to 8.3%.
Starr County has seen a significant decline over the past year. Last September's unemployment rate for the county was at 11.5%,
The trend is consistent with the rest of the Rio Grande Valley counties, down to single-digit unemployment.
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