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National Unemployment Rate Holds Steady at 3.7% for November
National Unemployment Rate Holds Steady at 3.7% for November
 Friday, December 7, 2018 |  Ron Gifford

The U.S. unemployment rate remained at 3.7% for the month of November, which matched the October rate.  While 155,000 jobs were added during the month, that number fell below the estimate of 198,000 that was expected.  Manufacturing jobs did increase by about 27,000 for the month....

Starke County location and logistics create opportunities:

A 90-minute drive to downtown Chicago; In the heart of Indiana, the "Crossroads of America"; Midway between the east coast and the  Rocky Mountains; In the NAFTA Super Highway corridor; One day’s drive within one-third of the population of the United States; Excellent  service from class-one and short line railroads

The Starke County Economic Development Foundation delivers on our promises to make your move here easier than you ever thought  possible.

We have:

  •  Built and leased back spec buildings
  • Constructed lead track and rail spurs
  • Installed water tower, water mains, and sewer infrastructure
  • Upgraded highway interchanges
  • Continue to assemble land for development

The Foundation has built a reputation as the Local Economic Development Organization that partners with you to get the job done.

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