County's unemployment rate drops to 4.6 percent
Genesee County's unemployment rate was 4.6 percent in November, still a percentage point higher than a year ago, but a bit better than it was with October's 5.0 percent rate.
There are 27,000 county residents with jobs. There were 28,400 a year ago in November and 26,800 in October of this year.
There are 1,300 people actively seeking employment compared to 1,100 a year ago and 1,300 last month.