posted on November 26, 2013 16:21
Genesee County has the lowest unemployment rate in Western New York.
The Department of Labor released statistics today for the month of October 2013, with Genesee County posting a 6.1 percent unemployment rate. That's down more than one percent from October 2012.
Every other county in WNY had a higher unemployment rate with Wyoming County at 6.5 percent for the month.
Orleans County continues to have one of the worst rates in the state at 8.5 percent. Rochester came in at 6.7 and Buffalo 7.0.