Apr 22, 2013
Unemployment continues to drop (with one exception)
22 Apr 2013
Posted by Andrew Kantor
Virginia’s statewide unemployment rate is officially 5.3%*, having dropped to the lowest level since December 2008. The Charlottesville metropolitan area is the only region that didn’t see an increase in jobs.
*We’ve explained before how this isn’t actual unemployment, which is higher. Regardless, unemployment is down.