Unemployment rates are up in the entire greater Lima area- according to numbers released by the Department of Job and Family Services.
Allen County's unemployment rate for June was 8-point-2 percent.
Hardin County was even higher at 8-point-6 percent.
Auglaize and Mercer Counties- despite being the lowest in the area- still saw their rates rise to 5-point-4 and 4-point-6 percent respectively.
Paulding- Putnam- and Van Wert Counties were all under 7-percent unemployment.