Greene County Unemployment Rate Dips to Record Low
at 2.9 % in July 2021
Dropping to 2.9% in July 2021, the unemployment rate in GREENE COUNTY has dropped to its lowest rate ever based upon records available from the Federal Reserve Economic Research website at the St. Louis Federal Reserve. Other recent low points in the Greene unemployment rate occurred in November 2019 (3.3%), October 2000 (3.2%) and April 1990 (3.7%). Thanks to the resiliency of our business community, people have returned to work and the Greene County unemployment rate remains lower than the Georgia and the U.S. rates which are 3.2% and 5.7% respectively. The Northeast Georgia Regional Development Center area continues a strong recovery with an unemployment rate of 2.8%.