Martinsville Has the Highest Jobless Rate in VA Again
Martinsville, VA - The city of Martinsville is back at number one with the highest jobless rate in the state in August.
The VEC says the unemployment rate in Martinsville was at 14.6%, up from 13% in July.
The Danville region had the highest unemployment rate among Virginia's metropolitan regions at 8.1%.
Arlington County had Virginia's lowest jobless rate, followed by Fairfax and Loudoun counties.