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Business / Economy

County unemployment rate down nearly 2 percent since last year

Local unemployment rate was 6.9 percent in November, down from 8.7 percent one year ago

Hollister Youth Alliance Case Manager David Gutierrez advocates for local kids during a town hall meeting April 23, while Mayor Ignacio Velazquez and others of the community consider his concerns.

Business / Economy

Community meeting explores countywide concerns

Community members are encouraged to request a survey about local needs

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Agriculture

County’s jobless rate falls

Local unemployment rate has fallen from 12.8 percent in February of 2014

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Agriculture

San Benito County unemployment rate inches up

State rate unchanged at 7.4 percent as non-farm payroll jobs increase by nearly 28,000

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County unemployment rate below 8 percent

State unemployment rate 7.4 percent in June; U.S. rate at 6.1 percent