The Texas jobless rate has improved for the seventh month in a row with Number unemployment dropping to a record low of 3.8%.

According to the Texas Workforce Commission, the drop is the lowest jobless rate in Texas for four decades.

Amarillo and Midland had the lowest unemployment rates in Texas for November at 2.6%. The Beaumont-Port Arthur area had the state's highest jobless rate during November at 6.5%.

The nationwide jobless rate held steady at 4.1%.

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