Grays Harbor, WA – Grays Harbor’s unemployment rate grew in July, but it fell from the highest in the state.
According to the Employment Security Department’s non-seasonally adjusted numbers, the rate of 14%, up from 12.2% in June, was the second highest in the state behind only Pend Oreille County at 14.4%.
Pacific County came in with the third highest at 13.1%.
Grays Harbor’s total number of those employed grew by 208 from June to July, but those on unemployment also rose by 654.
Pacific County’s number of people employed lifted by 172, but their total of those on unemployment also grew by 89.
*Latest month non-seasonally adjusted