Berks County jobless rate holds steady

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Published: Jul 29 2013 08:00:00 PM EDT   Updated On: Jul 30 2013 06:11:55 PM EDT
READING, Pa. -

The unemployment rate held steady in Berks County in June.

State labor officials said the jobless rate last month was 7.6 percent. That's where it was in May.

The unemployment rate in Berks is the lowest it has been since January 2009.

The city of Reading's unemployment rate was 11.3 percent in June. That number is not seasonally adjusted.