It's at 5.2%.
To compare, the average of Texas is at 6%, and nationwide it's at 7.2%.
Just to show you I'm not only reporting news that makes Austin look good, there are lower unemployment rates in Texas. Ever been to Lubbock? They're sitting real pretty with their 3.8%. All I'm saying is that they throw tortillas at their football games. Sounds like fun, right?
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