The latest state of Florida employment data shows that after eight consecutive months of job loses, Leon county added 460 jobs in July.
This month’s job growth follows a statewide trend. At the state level, Florida added 12,000 jobs in July.
In addition to Leon county, other North Florida locations rebounding from job losses in June, include Escambia county (added 851 jobs) and Alachua (added 564 jobs).
North Florida locations continuing to add jobs this month include Oakloosa county (added 16 jobs) and Bay county (added 578 jobs).