Local Job Numbers



The seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate for Cameron County has declined slightly from the prior month’s numbers.

The United States Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reports that Cameron County’s rate was calculated at 6.6% in the most recently-released data covering the month of February. Approximately 100 of the county’s 2,200 workers are considered unemployed—anyone without a job who is available and looking for work—for purposes of these calculations.

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