Unemployment Down In Wichita Falls

The unemployment numbers for Wichita Falls in October show a decline in the unemployment rate.

According to Workforce Solutions of North Texas, the unemployment rate in the falls dropped from 7.6% to 7.2% in October. Which means about 300 more people in the falls are back to work.

Statewide 13,500 jobs were added in October, bringing the unemployment rate down to 8.4%

Both numbers are below the national unemployment rate of 9.0%.