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Unemployment Drops In Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo Counties

Posted on Friday, September 20, 2013 11:09am

Just released figures from the state  figures show a month to month drop in unemployment in Santa Barbara, and San Luis Obispo Counties.

The jobless rate for Santa Barbara County dropped from 6.7% in July, to 6.3% in August.  San Luis Obispo County’s number also dipped, from 6.9% in July, to 6.6% last month.

The region bucked what happened statewide.  California’s jobless rate went from 8.7% in July, to 8.9% in August.

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