The unemployment rate declined in most areas of Texas last month, and also in Wichita Falls and North Texas.
The rate for the city of Wichita Falls fell to 4% in July, the same rate as a year ago, but slightly lower than June.
The rate for the three county metro area of Wichita Falls also fell to 3.7%.
The lowest rate in this region was in Foard County at 2.8%, and the highest rate was again Wilbarger County, but it fell from 4.6% in June.
The state average for July is 4% with Midland’s 2.2% rate the lowest in Texas.