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County unemployment rates for July rose slightly in Arkansas

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - County unemployment rates across Arkansas are either up or flat for the month of July.

The state's unemployment rate rose from June from 7.2% to 7.4% in July. Arkansas still has one of the nation's lowest unemployment rate, ranking 16th lowest.

July County Unemployment Rates:
Arkansas County 15.9 
Ashley County 10.3 
Baxter County 9.1 
Benton County 6.2 
Boone County 7.0 
Bradley County 9.4 
Calhoun County 8.7 
Carroll County 5.1 
Chicot County 10.9 
Clark County 7.8 
Clay County 11.2 
Cleburne County 7.1 
Cleveland County 6.9 
Columbia County 9.6 
Conway County 8.0 
Craighead County 6.9 
Crawford County 7.6 
Crittenden County 10.5 
Cross County 8.1 
Dallas County 8.7 
Desha County 10.8 
Drew County 10.9 
Faulkner County 7.0 
Franklin County 6.8 
Fulton County 7.1 
Garland County 7.1 
Grant County 6.6 
Greene County 9.3 
Hempstead County 8.4 
Hot Spring County 8.5 
Howard County 7.7 
Independence County 9.3
Izard County 9.2 
Jackson County 10.2 
Jefferson County 10.3 
Johnson County 7.2 
Lafayette County 10.1 
Lawrence County 9.3 
Lee County 9.0 
Lincoln County 9.6 
Little River County 6.0 
Logan County 9.0 
Lonoke County 6.0 
Madison County 6.3 
Marion County 12.0 
Miller County 5.1 
Mississippi County 14.2 
Monroe County 8.1 
Montgomery County 6.2 
Nevada County 9.5 
Newton County 7.5 
Ouachita County 9.1 
Perry County 8.0 
Phillips County 9.8 
Pike County 7.1 
Poinsett County 8.6 
Polk County 7.6 
Pope County 8.0 
Prairie County 6.9 
Pulaski County 6.8 
Randolph County 9.0 
Saint Francis County 10.6 
Saline County 6.8 
Scott County 6.9 
Searcy County 7.0 
Sebastian County 7.0 
Sevier County 6.0 
Sharp County 8.6 
Stone County 7.9 
Union County 11.1 
Van Buren County 10.2 
Washington County 5.9 
White County 8.0 
Woodruff County 9.8 
Yell County 9.1

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