Feburary Unemployment Numbers Released

By Maureen Mespell

March 30, 2012 Updated Mar 30, 2012 at 5:54 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind.(Indiana's NewsCenter) -- On Friday the State Labor Department released the unemployment numbers for February.

The national average was unchanged at 8.3%. Indiana's dropped three-tenths to 8.4%. Ohio's dropped one-tenth to 7.6%.

In Indiana, Elkhart County has dropped to 23rd place with 10.3% of its residents out of work.

Grant County comes in at number 27, With 10% unemployment.

Allen County sits at number 59, with 8.5% joblessness.

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