The unemployment rate in Fulton County increased slightly in October, that’s according to data from the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services. The rate for October was 4%, compared to 3.8% in September. It was at 3.8% last October. The estimates show a workforce of 22,400 in Fulton County, with 900 unemployed. The jobless rate statewide was at 4.2%, last month. The number of workers unemployed in Ohio in October was 246,000, up 3,000 from 243,000 in September.