Unemployment Rate Over-the-Year Change in Metropolitan Areas


Unemployment Rate Over-the-Year Change in Metropolitan Areas
Annual Average Rankings
20112012
RankMetropolitan AreaRateRateChange
 United States8.98.1-0.8
1Ocala, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area12.310.2-2.1
2Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area10.98.9-2.0
2Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area13.211.2-2.0
2St. George, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area8.96.9-2.0
5Canton-Massillon, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area9.47.5-1.9
5Elkhart-Goshen, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area10.88.9-1.9
5Mansfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area10.68.7-1.9
8Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area8.87.0-1.8
8Gadsden, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area10.08.2-1.8
8Lima, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area9.57.7-1.8
8North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area10.18.3-1.8
8Punta Gorda, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area11.39.5-1.8
8St. Joseph, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area7.96.1-1.8
8Stockton-Lodi, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area16.214.4-1.8
15Florence, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area11.810.1-1.7
15Homosassa Springs, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area12.510.8-1.7
15Joplin, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area7.76.0-1.7
15Madera, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area16.214.5-1.7
15Monroe, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area9.57.8-1.7
15Redding, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area15.914.2-1.7
15Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area12.711.0-1.7
15Springfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area9.57.8-1.7
15Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area9.98.2-1.7
24Akron, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area9.07.4-1.6
24Bakersfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area14.813.2-1.6
24Decatur, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area9.78.1-1.6
24Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area11.29.6-1.6
24Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area11.910.3-1.6
24Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area11.39.7-1.6
24Mobile, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area10.89.2-1.6
24Modesto, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area16.514.9-1.6
24Montgomery, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area9.47.8-1.6
24Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area10.18.5-1.6
24Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area10.08.4-1.6
24Panama City, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area10.28.6-1.6
24Port St. Lucie, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area11.710.1-1.6
24Reno, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area12.611.0-1.6
24The Villages, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area12.210.6-1.6
39Carson City, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area13.211.7-1.5
39Chico, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area13.712.2-1.5
39Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area8.97.4-1.5
39Cleveland, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area9.27.7-1.5
39Corpus Christi, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area8.26.7-1.5
39Daphne-Fairhope-Foley, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area9.07.5-1.5
39Dayton, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area9.37.8-1.5
39El Centro, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area28.927.4-1.5
39Jacksonville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area9.78.2-1.5
39Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area7.96.4-1.5
39Odessa, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area6.14.6-1.5
39Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area10.99.4-1.5
39Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area13.011.5-1.5
39Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area11.810.3-1.5
39San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.58.0-1.5
39Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.77.2-1.5
39Spartanburg, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area11.39.8-1.5
39Springfield, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area7.76.2-1.5
39Sumter, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area12.110.6-1.5
39Toledo, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area9.58.0-1.5
39Vallejo-Fairfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area12.210.7-1.5
60Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area10.38.9-1.4
60Battle Creek, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area9.88.4-1.4
60Bowling Green, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area8.87.4-1.4
60Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area10.69.2-1.4
60Flint, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area11.410.0-1.4
60Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area9.58.1-1.4
60Fresno, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area16.515.1-1.4
60Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area8.36.9-1.4
60Huntsville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area8.36.9-1.4
60Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area9.27.8-1.4
60Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area12.010.6-1.4
60Napa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.88.4-1.4
60Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area7.86.4-1.4
60Ogden-Clearfield, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area6.95.5-1.4
60Owensboro, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area8.47.0-1.4
60Rockford, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area11.810.4-1.4
60San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.68.2-1.4
60Sheboygan, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area8.26.8-1.4
60Tuscaloosa, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area8.97.5-1.4
60Yuba City, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area17.716.3-1.4
80Auburn-Opelika, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area8.16.8-1.3
80Cape Girardeau, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.46.1-1.3
80Coeur d'Alene, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area10.18.8-1.3
80Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area7.86.5-1.3
80Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area11.410.1-1.3
80Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area9.48.1-1.3
80Jackson, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area9.98.6-1.3
80Kansas City, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area7.86.5-1.3
80Kokomo, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area10.49.1-1.3
80Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area12.311.0-1.3
80Merced, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area17.616.3-1.3
80Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area9.68.3-1.3
80Morristown, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area10.79.4-1.3
80Muskegon, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area11.410.1-1.3
80Prescott, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area9.98.6-1.3
80Provo-Orem, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area6.35.0-1.3
80Salt Lake City, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area6.65.3-1.3
80San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.17.8-1.3
80Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area13.111.8-1.3
80Santa Rosa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area10.28.9-1.3
80Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.78.4-1.3
101Boise City, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area8.37.1-1.2
101Brownsville-Harlingen, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area11.510.3-1.2
101Burlington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area9.78.5-1.2
101Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area8.87.6-1.2
101Columbia, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area5.74.5-1.2
101Columbus, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area7.66.4-1.2
101Dalton, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area12.411.2-1.2
101Dothan, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area8.87.6-1.2
101Elizabethtown-Fort Knox, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area9.78.5-1.2
101Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area8.97.7-1.2
101Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area7.86.6-1.2
101Jackson, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area9.48.2-1.2
101Janesville-Beloit, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area9.58.3-1.2
101Jefferson City, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area6.85.6-1.2
101Longview, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area11.910.7-1.2
101Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area11.410.2-1.2
101Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area8.67.4-1.2
101Rome, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area12.110.9-1.2
101St. Louis, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 18.57.3-1.2
101San Diego-Carlsbad, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area10.39.1-1.2
101Sebring, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area11.510.3-1.2
122Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.98.8-1.1
122Bay City, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area9.98.8-1.1
122Clarksville, TN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area9.28.1-1.1
122Columbia, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area9.18.0-1.1
122Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area8.06.9-1.1
122Gainesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.97.8-1.1
122Kalamazoo-Portage, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area9.18.0-1.1
122Kankakee, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area11.410.3-1.1
122Lexington-Fayette, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area7.36.2-1.1
122New Bern, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area10.59.4-1.1
122Niles-Benton Harbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area10.29.1-1.1
122Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area10.29.1-1.1
122Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area9.38.2-1.1
122Pine Bluff, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area10.79.6-1.1
122Salinas, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area12.711.6-1.1
122Sherman-Denison, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area7.96.8-1.1
122Tucson, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area8.57.4-1.1
122Victoria, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area6.75.6-1.1
122Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area11.210.1-1.1
122Wheeling, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area8.77.6-1.1
122Winston-Salem, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area10.29.1-1.1
143Abilene, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area6.85.8-1.0
143Albany, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area11.310.3-1.0
143Bend-Redmond, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area12.311.3-1.0
143Brunswick, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area10.89.8-1.0
143Casper, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area6.15.1-1.0
143Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area7.66.6-1.0
143El Paso, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area9.58.5-1.0
143Greensboro-High Point, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area10.89.8-1.0
143Greenville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area10.19.1-1.0
143Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area8.47.4-1.0
143Hammond, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.68.6-1.0
143Hanford-Corcoran, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area15.914.9-1.0
143Hattiesburg, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area9.18.1-1.0
143Johnson City, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area8.87.8-1.0
143Longview, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area7.36.3-1.0
143Macon, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area11.110.1-1.0
143McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area11.610.6-1.0
143Parkersburg-Vienna, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area8.57.5-1.0
143Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.08.0-1.0
143Rochester, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area5.64.6-1.0
143Rocky Mount, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area13.512.5-1.0
143Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.48.4-1.0
143Wichita, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area7.76.7-1.0
143Wilmington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area9.98.9-1.0
167Austin-Round Rock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area6.65.7-0.9
167Baton Rouge, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.76.8-0.9
167Bellingham, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.08.1-0.9
167Billings, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area5.54.6-0.9
167Flagstaff, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area9.58.6-0.9
167Fort Wayne, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area9.28.3-0.9
167Gainesville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.76.8-0.9
167Hot Springs, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area8.87.9-0.9
167Houma-Thibodaux, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.25.3-0.9
167Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area8.77.8-0.9
167Lafayette, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.55.6-0.9
167Lansing-East Lansing, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area8.37.4-0.9
167Laredo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area7.46.5-0.9
167Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area9.48.5-0.9
167Midland, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area4.83.9-0.9
167Peoria, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area8.67.7-0.9
167Saginaw, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area10.29.3-0.9
167St. Cloud, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area6.55.6-0.9
167San Angelo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area6.25.3-0.9
167Savannah, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.99.0-0.9
167Tallahassee, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area8.37.4-0.9
167Visalia-Porterville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area17.116.2-0.9
189Ann Arbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area6.86.0-0.8
189Asheville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area8.47.6-0.8
189Barnstable Town, MA Metropolitan NECTA8.67.8-0.8
189Chattanooga, TN-GA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.27.4-0.8
189Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area9.99.1-0.8
189Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area7.36.5-0.8
189College Station-Bryan, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area6.35.5-0.8
189Duluth, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area7.46.6-0.8
189Eau Claire, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area6.96.1-0.8
189Eugene, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area9.78.9-0.8
189Fond du Lac, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area7.36.5-0.8
189Great Falls, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area6.45.6-0.8
189Greeley, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area8.67.8-0.8
189Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area9.58.7-0.8
189Knoxville, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area7.97.1-0.8
189Leominster-Gardner, MA Metropolitan NECTA9.28.4-0.8
189Lewiston, ID-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.26.4-0.8
189Logan, UT-ID Metropolitan Statistical Area5.34.5-0.8
189Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area6.35.5-0.8
189Missoula, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area6.75.9-0.8
189Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area10.59.7-0.8
189Muncie, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area10.29.4-0.8
189Raleigh, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area8.27.4-0.8
189San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area7.16.3-0.8
189South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI Metropolitan Statistical Area10.19.3-0.8
189Tulsa, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area6.25.4-0.8
189Tyler, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area7.87.0-0.8
189Valdosta, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.99.1-0.8
189Waco, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area7.56.7-0.8
189Wichita Falls, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area6.86.0-0.8
219Albany, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area11.410.7-0.7
219Athens-Clarke County, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.08.3-0.7
219Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area11.210.5-0.7
219Danville, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area9.99.2-0.7
219Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area8.07.3-0.7
219Farmington, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area7.87.1-0.7
219Fort Smith, AR-OK Metropolitan Statistical Area8.88.1-0.7
219Green Bay, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area7.56.8-0.7
219Idaho Falls, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area7.06.3-0.7
219Jackson, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area8.47.7-0.7
219Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.37.6-0.7
219Lake Charles, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.66.9-0.7
219Lubbock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area6.15.4-0.7
219Michigan City-La Porte, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area10.49.7-0.7
219Monroe, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.57.8-0.7
219Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metropolitan NECTA10.710.0-0.7
219Richmond, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.36.6-0.7
219Staunton-Waynesboro, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.86.1-0.7
219Texarkana, TX-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area7.77.0-0.7
219Topeka, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area6.96.2-0.7
219Waterbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA10.810.1-0.7
219Winchester, VA-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area7.06.3-0.7
241Amarillo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area5.44.8-0.6
241Appleton, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area6.86.2-0.6
241Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area9.89.2-0.6
241Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.16.5-0.6
241Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area8.37.7-0.6
241Dubuque, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.14.5-0.6
241Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR-MO Metropolitan Statistical Area6.55.9-0.6
241Goldsboro, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area9.08.4-0.6
241Grand Junction, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area10.39.7-0.6
241Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area8.78.1-0.6
241Jonesboro, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area7.87.2-0.6
241La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area6.15.5-0.6
241Lafayette-West Lafayette, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area7.67.0-0.6
241Lawrence, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area5.75.1-0.6
241Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area7.36.7-0.6
241Lynchburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.36.7-0.6
241Mankato-North Mankato, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area5.34.7-0.6
241Medford, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area11.711.1-0.6
241Midland, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area8.47.8-0.6
241Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area8.17.5-0.6
241New Bedford, MA Metropolitan NECTA10.59.9-0.6
241New Orleans-Metairie, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.77.1-0.6
241Olympia-Tumwater, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.08.4-0.6
241Pocatello, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area7.56.9-0.6
241Racine, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area9.08.4-0.6
241Roanoke, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.86.2-0.6
241Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.99.3-0.6
241Springfield, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA8.47.8-0.6
241Walla Walla, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.17.5-0.6
241Warner Robins, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.18.5-0.6
241Wausau, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area7.97.3-0.6
272Alexandria, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.77.2-0.5
272Anchorage, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area6.66.1-0.5
272Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH Metropolitan NECTA6.66.1-0.5
272Bremerton-Silverdale, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.47.9-0.5
272Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metropolitan NECTA8.58.0-0.5
272Burlington-South Burlington, VT Metropolitan NECTA4.33.8-0.5
272Cedar Rapids, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.75.2-0.5
272Champaign-Urbana, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.87.3-0.5
272Columbus, GA-AL Metropolitan Statistical Area9.89.3-0.5
272Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.46.9-0.5
272Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.55.0-0.5
272Evansville, IN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area7.97.4-0.5
272Fort Collins, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area7.26.7-0.5
272Grand Island, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area4.33.8-0.5
272Killeen-Temple, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area7.97.4-0.5
272Madison, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area5.75.2-0.5
272Manhattan, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area4.94.4-0.5
272New Haven, CT Metropolitan NECTA9.18.6-0.5
272Oklahoma City, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area5.04.5-0.5
272Pittsfield, MA Metropolitan NECTA8.07.5-0.5
272Rapid City, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area4.94.4-0.5
272Salem, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area10.39.8-0.5
272Salisbury, MD-DE Metropolitan Statistical Area9.48.9-0.5
272Santa Fe, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area6.35.8-0.5
272Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area9.59.0-0.5
272Sioux City, IA-NE-SD Metropolitan Statistical Area5.55.0-0.5
272Sioux Falls, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area4.33.8-0.5
272Urban Honolulu, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area5.95.4-0.5
272Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area7.36.8-0.5
272Worcester, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA7.87.3-0.5
302Albuquerque, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area7.57.1-0.4
302Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area7.67.2-0.4
302Bangor, ME Metropolitan NECTA7.57.1-0.4
302Bismarck, ND Metropolitan Statistical Area3.53.1-0.4
302Charlottesville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.95.5-0.4
302Cheyenne, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area6.25.8-0.4
302Corvallis, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area6.46.0-0.4
302Fargo, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area3.93.5-0.4
302Grand Forks, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area4.74.3-0.4
302Grants Pass, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area12.612.2-0.4
302Harrisonburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.76.3-0.4
302Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT Metropolitan NECTA8.88.4-0.4
302Hinesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.28.8-0.4
302Lancaster, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.96.5-0.4
302Lewiston-Auburn, ME Metropolitan NECTA8.27.8-0.4
302Lincoln, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area4.03.6-0.4
302Morgantown, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area6.05.6-0.4
302Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metropolitan Statistical Area4.84.4-0.4
302Portland-South Portland, ME Metropolitan NECTA6.56.1-0.4
302Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.55.1-0.4
302Wenatchee, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.78.3-0.4
323Ames, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area3.93.6-0.3
323Bloomington, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area6.86.5-0.3
323Bloomington, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area8.07.7-0.3
323Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.17.8-0.3
323Boulder, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area6.56.2-0.3
323Carbondale-Marion, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area8.58.2-0.3
323Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.37.0-0.3
323Charleston, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area7.47.1-0.3
323Colorado Springs, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area9.18.8-0.3
323Danbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA7.16.8-0.3
323Dover, DE Metropolitan Statistical Area8.27.9-0.3
323Erie, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.17.8-0.3
323Fairbanks, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area6.46.1-0.3
323Gettysburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.76.4-0.3
323Iowa City, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area4.13.8-0.3
323Jacksonville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area8.38.0-0.3
323Oshkosh-Neenah, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area7.06.7-0.3
323Terre Haute, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area10.310.0-0.3
323Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area6.15.8-0.3
323Yuma, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area24.223.9-0.3
343Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area8.78.5-0.2
343Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area9.08.8-0.2
343Las Cruces, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area7.57.3-0.2
343Lebanon, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.96.7-0.2
343Norwich-New London-Westerly, CT-RI Metropolitan NECTA9.29.0-0.2
343Pittsburgh, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.47.2-0.2
343Reading, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.97.7-0.2
343Shreveport-Bossier City, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.67.4-0.2
343Springfield, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.47.2-0.2
352Beckley, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area7.87.7-0.1
352California-Lexington Park, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area6.36.2-0.1
352Decatur, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area10.09.9-0.1
352Fayetteville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area10.610.5-0.1
352Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.06.9-0.1
352Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metropolitan Statistical Area8.58.4-0.1
352Trenton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area8.38.2-0.1
352Yakima, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area10.710.6-0.1
352York-Hanover, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.57.4-0.1
361Dover-Durham, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA5.65.60.0
361Ithaca, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area6.16.10.0
361Portsmouth, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA5.25.20.0
364Altoona, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.37.40.1
364Binghamton, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area8.48.50.1
364East Stroudsburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.79.80.1
364Johnstown, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.78.80.1
364Lawton, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area5.85.90.1
364New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.68.70.1
364Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.39.40.1
364State College, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.45.50.1
364Watertown-Fort Drum, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area9.89.90.1
373Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area7.17.30.2
373Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area12.512.70.2
373Manchester, NH Metropolitan NECTA5.45.60.2
373Pueblo, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area10.510.70.2
373Rochester, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area7.77.90.2
373Syracuse, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area8.38.50.2
373Vineland-Bridgeton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area13.013.20.2
373Williamsport, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.77.90.2
381Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area8.28.50.3
381Glens Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area8.58.80.3
381Utica-Rome, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area8.18.40.3
384Kingston, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area7.88.30.5
385Elmira, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area7.88.40.6
385Ocean City, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area14.915.50.6
387Kennewick-Richland, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.59.40.9

1 Area boundaries do not reflect official OMB definitions.
NOTE: Rates shown are a percentage of the labor force. Data refer to place of residence. Areas in the six New England states are Metropolitan New England City and Town Areas (NECTAs), while areas in other states are county-based.

 

Last Modified Date: April 15, 2016