Compared to statistics from May 2015 the rate of unemployment in Cortland County is improving.
The latest figures from the federal labor department show a rate of 4.6% this May compared to 5.5% a year ago.
Cortland is about average since the statewide rate is 4.7%
- Binghamton 4.7%
- Syracuse 4.3%
- Ithaca, 3.4%*
*third lowest rate in NYS