Tag Archives: UNEMPLOYMENT

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WASHINGTON COUNTY UNEMPLOYMENT RISES

Washington County’s unemployment rate rose slightly in the month of May.  Figures released from the Texas Workforce Commission today (Friday), showed the county had a 4 percent unemployment rate.   That’s…

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BIG DROP IN WASHINGTON COUNTY UNEMPLOYMENT

Some of the best economic news in years for Washington County came in today (Friday), when the Texas Workforce Commission reported a 3.6 percent unemployment rate for the month of…

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WASHINGTON COUNTY HAS THE LOWEST UNEMPLOYMENT RATE IN OVER FIVE YEARS

Washington County recorded the lowest unemployment rate in March since the beginning of the economic crisis at the end of 2008, over five and half years ago. The Texas Workforce…

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SLIGHT JUMP IN UNEMPLOYMENT BUT MORE PEOPLE WORKING

Clint Kolby, the Project Manager for the Brenham  Economic Foundation notes a bit of irony in February’s unemployment figures for Washington County. The County’s jobless rate increased very slightly, by…

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A SLIGHT RISE IN WASHINGTON COUNTY UNEMPLOYMENT RATE

After four months of consecutive drops, the Washington County unemployment rate rose by two tenths of a percentage point in the month of January. The county’s jobless rate was 4.5…

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WASHINGTON COUNTY HAS LOWEST UNEMPLPOYMENT RATE IN FIVE YEARS

There was another drop in the unemployment rate in Washington County for the month of December.  This time however, with a drop from 4.5 percent in November to 4.1 percent…

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WASHINGTON COUNTY UNEMPLOYMENT DROPS AGAIN

There was another drop in the Washington County unemployment rate in November. In figures released today(Friday), from the Texas Workforce Commission, the county’s jobless rate continued its decline with 4.5…

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WASHINGTON COUNTY UNEMPLOYMENT DOWN AGAIN

The Washington County unemployment dropped to 4.6 percent for the month of October.  The September rate had been 4.9 percent.  The county’s jobless rate matches the rate of unemployment from…

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