In October, Orange County gained 13,900 jobs with the following sectors recording the biggest changes: Educational & Health Services (+9,500) and Leisure & Hospitality (+7,400). Over the last 12 months, Orange County added 41,000 jobs. The County’s unemployment rate increased to 4.3 percent from 4.0 percent the month prior, remaining lower than the California (5.7 percent) and national (4.8 percent) rates. For more detailed information, please refer to this month’s OC JLL Employment Update Report.
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