Unemployment dipped down in mid-Michigan during the month of September.
Jobless rates in the Lansing-East Lansing region and the Jackson area improved by about a point.
Clinton Country remains one of the counties with the best unemployment rate at 5.1%, ranking 3rd in the state. Eaton County ranks 5th at 5.3%.
From the Michigan Department of Technology, Management, and Budget
Regional Unemployment rates for September 2012.
LANSING - EAST LANSING
Sept. 2012 - 6.2%
August 2012 - 7.2%
Sept. 2011 - 7.7%
Sept. 2012 - 7.4%
August 2012 - 8.3%
Sept. 2011 - 9.4%