By: Ed McMenamin
Source: My Suburban Life
The unemployment rate in Elmhurst increased from 6 percent in December to 7 percent in January, according to data released by the state this week.
Elmhurst’s rate also was higher than that of a year ago, when it was 6.3.
The city is still lower than state and national averages, which both also saw increases.
Read how Elmhurst compared to the rest of state and surrrounding communities here.