St. Croix County's jobless rate of 3.9% is third lowest in the state
The Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development (DWD) announced the preliminary May 2014 unemployment rates for Wisconsin’s 72 counties on June 25. At 3.9 percent, St. Croix County’s rate is the third lowest in the state. St. Croix’s May rate is lower than April’s final rate of 4.3 percent and the final rate in March of 5.3 percent. One year ago, the county’s unemployment rate was estimated at 4.3 percent.