Counties around the region saw a slight increase in the unemployment rate for January.

 

The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services released the numbers on Tuesday.

 

They show Hardin County's rate at 5 percent.

 

Around the region:

 

Hancock County was at 3.5 percent, Auglaize 4.8, Logan 4, Union 3.8, Marion 5 and Wyandot County was at 3.7 percent.

 

Ohio's unemployment rate was at 4.7 in January, down slightly from December.