The Davie County unemployment rate continued its downward creep in September, dropping from 8.1% in August to 7.5% in September 2012. This is the lowest unemployment rate in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina.
The 7.5% unemployment rate in Davie County is lower than the North Carolina rate of 8.9% and lower than the United State unemployment rate of 7.9%.
The graph below shows the Davie County unemployment rate from January 2010 through September 2012. The September improvement is a continuation of an overall positive trend that stretches back over 2 years.
North Carolina unemployment rate by county