Unemployment rate for December holds steady

by susan on January 29, 2010

Unemployment across both the state and the nation increased in December, but things held steady in Southborough.

Our unemployment rate was 6.5% in December, the same as it was in November. Statewide the unemployment rate was 9.1%, up from 8.3% in November. The national rate increased to 9.7% in December from 9.4% the previous month.

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