While the national unemployment rate was unchanged for the month of October at 3.7%, the State of Indiana also stayed the same at 3.5%. The story was different for Indiana counties, as 91 out of 92 counties saw a dramatic increase in their unemployment rates averaging 0.06% across the board. Starke County was no different, as the rate changed 0.05% from an adjusted 3.6% rate in September to 4.1% in October.
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.
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