NewsCovering Kern County


Unemployment Insurance claims average 1,000 per week

Posted at 9:44 AM, Apr 13, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-13 23:53:28-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — According to Ryan J. Alsop, Kern County's Chief Administrative Officer, unemployment insurance claims in the Kern, Inyo and Mono Local Workforce Development Area average around 1,000 per week.

In the week ending March 28, over 17,000 people filed for Unemployment.

Claims report for the week ending April 4 will be available sometime next week.