Mountain Area Region Continues to Have NC’s Lowest Unemployment Rate

Our region (Buncombe, Henderson, Madison and Transylvania Counties) continues to have the lowest unemployment rate at 3.2% in NC.

Buncombe County has the lowest rate of any county in NC at 3.1%. Henderson County is tied for #7 lowest at 3.5%. Madison County and Transylvania County both have a 3.8% unemployment rate.

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