Lancaster County’s unemployment rate slipped to 6.8 percent in February, the state Department of Labor & Industry said Tuesday.
By declining slightly from January’s 6.9 percent, the county’s rate remained among the best in Pennsylvania.
Of the state’s 14 metropolitan areas, only State College (6.0 percent) and Lebanon (6.7 percent) had better unemployment rates.
Scranton/Wilkes-Barre had the worst, at 9.8 percent.
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