92 Tennessee counties saw lower unemployment in December

Jan 30, 2024 | Political News

Unemployment rates dropped in 92 of Tennessee’s 95 counties in December.

Overall, the seasonally adjusted statewide unemployment rate sits at 3.5% while the national rate is at 3.7%.

That meant that Tennessee’s rate remained between 3.1% and 3.5% throughout 2023.

The lowest rates in the state belong to Moore (2.1%) and Williamson (2.3%) counties with Rutherford, Sevier and Sumner counties at 2.4% and Cheatham, Davidson, Robertson, Maury and Hickman counties at 2.5%.