The Texas Workforce Commission released the April 2023 Labor Market and Employment reports and unemployment in Starr County has slid into single digits to a 9.2%.
Starr County has seen a significant decline for the past year. Last April’s unemployment rate for the county was at 10.7%.
The trend is consistent with the rest of the Rio Grande Valley counties, which are also down to single-digit unemployment.
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