County Unemployment rates Drop Across Tennessee

UnemploymentCounty unemployment rates in Tennessee for April show the rates decreased in 94 counties and increased in only one county.
Coffee County went from 5.6 to 4.9 percent, the lowest amount in a number of years. The numbers show 1,240 people without a job in Coffee County. Grundy County went from 8.4 to 7.3 percent. Cannon County decreased from 6.4 percent to 5.2. Bedford County fell from 6.6 to 5.8 percent. Franklin County dropped from 5.2 to 4.8. Moore County went from 4.6 percent to 4.2 and in Warren County the unemployment rate dropped from 6.1 to 5.5 percent. Williamson County had the state’s lowest unemployment at 3.7 percent, while Scott County had the highest at 8.9 percent.