Mentor Unemployment Edges Up To 4.2%

The unemployment rate for the City of Mentor increased to 4.2% for the month of December 2018. One year ago, the unemployment rate was 4.1%. In Lake County, the unemployment rate increased to 4.6% from 3.9% for the month of December.

The City of Mentor’s unemployment rate is the third lowest at 4.2% among cities in Ohio with a population of 50,000 or more. Lakewood has the lowest unemployment rate of 3.8%. The City’s civilian labor force decreased by 300 to 26,100.

The State of Ohio’s unemployment rate increased 0.7% to 4.8% for the month of December.

SOURCE: December 2018 Civilian Labor Force Estimates – Ohio Department of Job & Family Services, Office of Workforce Development and Bureau of Labor Market Information.
2019-01-30T14:06:40+00:00January 30th, 2019|Press Releases|