Over-the-Year Change in Unemployment Rates for Metropolitan Areas


Over-the-Year Change in Unemployment Rates for Metropolitan Areas
Monthly Rankings
Not Seasonally Adjusted
June 2014June 2015p
RankMetropolitan AreaRateRateChange
  United States 6.3 5.5 -0.8
1 El Centro, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 24.6 21.1 -3.5
2 Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.9 6.6 -2.3
3 Yuba City, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.7 9.6 -2.1
4 Danville, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.5 6.5 -2.0
4 Decatur, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.6 6.6 -2.0
6 Kankakee, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 6.0 -1.9
7 Dalton, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.6 6.8 -1.8
7 Redding, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.2 7.4 -1.8
7 Rockford, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 6.1 -1.8
7 Saginaw, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 6.0 -1.8
7 Terre Haute, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 6.1 -1.8
12 Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 6.3 -1.7
12 Brownsville-Harlingen, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.7 7.0 -1.7
12 El Paso, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 5.3 -1.7
12 Flint, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 6.3 -1.7
12 Hinesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.3 6.6 -1.7
12 Modesto, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.0 9.3 -1.7
12 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.2 6.5 -1.7
12 Stockton-Lodi, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.3 8.6 -1.7
20 Bend-Redmond, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 5.8 -1.6
20 Brunswick, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.2 6.6 -1.6
20 Chico, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.6 7.0 -1.6
20 Muskegon, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 6.1 -1.6
20 Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metropolitan NECTA 7.2 5.6 -1.6
20 South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 5.1 -1.6
26 Bay City, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 5.9 -1.5
26 Grants Pass, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.2 7.7 -1.5
26 Killeen-Temple, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 4.7 -1.5
26 McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.3 7.8 -1.5
26 Merced, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 12.0 10.5 -1.5
26 Muncie, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 6.0 -1.5
26 New Bedford, MA Metropolitan NECTA 8.5 7.0 -1.5
26 Niles-Benton Harbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 5.5 -1.5
26 Port St. Lucie, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 6.1 -1.5
26 Rome, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.6 7.1 -1.5
26 Savannah, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 6.1 -1.5
37 Albany, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.0 7.6 -1.4
37 Dover, DE Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 5.7 -1.4
37 Fresno, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.9 9.5 -1.4
37 Hanford-Corcoran, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.6 10.2 -1.4
37 Kalamazoo-Portage, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.1 -1.4
37 Kokomo, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 4.9 -1.4
37 Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 4.7 -1.4
37 Macon, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.3 6.9 -1.4
37 Michigan City-La Porte, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 5.7 -1.4
37 Monroe, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 4.8 -1.4
37 Pittsfield, MA Metropolitan NECTA 6.5 5.1 -1.4
37 San Diego-Carlsbad, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.0 -1.4
37 Vallejo-Fairfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 5.9 -1.4
37 Waco, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 4.3 -1.4
51 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 6.0 -1.3
51 Champaign-Urbana, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 4.9 -1.3
51 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.0 -1.3
51 Gainesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.3 -1.3
51 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT Metropolitan NECTA 6.7 5.4 -1.3
51 Jackson, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 5.7 -1.3
51 Leominster-Gardner, MA Metropolitan NECTA 7.2 5.9 -1.3
51 Medford, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.4 7.1 -1.3
51 New Haven, CT Metropolitan NECTA 6.8 5.5 -1.3
51 Peoria, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 5.7 -1.3
51 Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 5.7 -1.3
51 Texarkana, TX-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.1 -1.3
51 Valdosta, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 6.7 -1.3
51 Visalia-Porterville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 12.3 11.0 -1.3
51 Waterbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA 8.1 6.8 -1.3
66 Albany, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 6.9 -1.2
66 Ann Arbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.3 -1.2
66 Battle Creek, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.4 -1.2
66 Bloomington, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 4.6 -1.2
66 Bowling Green, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.1 -1.2
66 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metropolitan NECTA 6.4 5.2 -1.2
66 Carbondale-Marion, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 5.7 -1.2
66 Elizabethtown-Fort Knox, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.3 -1.2
66 Elkhart-Goshen, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 3.9 -1.2
66 Evansville, IN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.3 -1.2
66 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.2 -1.2
66 Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 4.5 -1.2
66 Lansing-East Lansing, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.0 -1.2
66 Norwich-New London-Westerly, CT-RI Metropolitan NECTA 7.0 5.8 -1.2
66 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.1 -1.2
66 Santa Rosa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.3 -1.2
66 Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.3 7.1 -1.2
66 Sebring, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.6 7.4 -1.2
66 Springfield, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 4.6 -1.2
66 Springfield, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA 7.1 5.9 -1.2
66 Warner Robins, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 6.7 -1.2
66 Worcester, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA 6.4 5.2 -1.2
88 Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.6 7.5 -1.1
88 Athens-Clarke County, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 6.3 -1.1
88 Austin-Round Rock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 3.3 -1.1
88 Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.2 -1.1
88 Carson City, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.4 7.3 -1.1
88 Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 6.0 -1.1
88 Clarksville, TN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 6.4 -1.1
88 Gadsden, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 6.6 -1.1
88 Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 6.8 -1.1
88 Hattiesburg, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 6.3 -1.1
88 Jackson, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 5.8 -1.1
88 Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 6.2 -1.1
88 Lexington-Fayette, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.2 -1.1
88 Mansfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.3 -1.1
88 Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 7.0 -1.1
88 Midland, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.2 -1.1
88 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.3 -1.1
88 Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 5.9 -1.1
88 Reno, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 6.4 -1.1
88 Salem, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 6.1 -1.1
88 San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 3.8 -1.1
88 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 6.3 -1.1
88 Sherman-Denison, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 4.0 -1.1
88 Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.7 7.6 -1.1
88 Toledo, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.1 -1.1
88 Yuma, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 23.7 22.6 -1.1
114 Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 6.9 -1.0
114 Bloomington, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 5.7 -1.0
114 Boise City, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 3.6 -1.0
114 Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH Metropolitan NECTA 5.5 4.5 -1.0
114 Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 4.6 -1.0
114 Columbus, GA-AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.4 7.4 -1.0
114 Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.0 -1.0
114 Dayton, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 4.9 -1.0
114 Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 5.9 -1.0
114 Fort Wayne, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.5 -1.0
114 Jacksonville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.4 -1.0
114 Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 7.0 -1.0
114 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 6.6 -1.0
114 Napa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 4.1 -1.0
114 New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.3 -1.0
114 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.1 -1.0
114 Oshkosh-Neenah, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 4.7 -1.0
114 San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.2 -1.0
114 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.4 -1.0
114 Tuscaloosa, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 6.5 -1.0
114 Wichita Falls, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.4 -1.0
135 Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 4.2 -0.9
135 Dothan, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 6.7 -0.9
135 Eugene, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 6.1 -0.9
135 Homosassa Springs, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.5 7.6 -0.9
135 Janesville-Beloit, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.6 -0.9
135 Lafayette-West Lafayette, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 4.7 -0.9
135 Lewiston-Auburn, ME Metropolitan NECTA 5.3 4.4 -0.9
135 Lima, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 4.8 -0.9
135 Madera, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.4 9.5 -0.9
135 Manchester, NH Metropolitan NECTA 4.3 3.4 -0.9
135 North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.0 -0.9
135 Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.4 -0.9
135 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.4 -0.9
135 Pueblo, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 6.6 -0.9
135 Punta Gorda, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 5.8 -0.9
135 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 4.7 -0.9
135 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.5 -0.9
135 St. Louis, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area1 6.5 5.6 -0.9
135 Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.3 -0.9
135 Trenton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 4.9 -0.9
135 Tyler, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.5 -0.9
135 Watertown-Fort Drum, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 5.9 -0.9
135 Wausau, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.3 -0.9
158 Akron, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.0 -0.8
158 Amarillo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 3.2 -0.8
158 Appleton, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.1 -0.8
158 Barnstable Town, MA Metropolitan NECTA 5.7 4.9 -0.8
158 Cape Girardeau, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.6 -0.8
158 Cedar Rapids, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 3.7 -0.8
158 Chattanooga, TN-GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 6.2 -0.8
158 Cheyenne, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 3.7 -0.8
158 Coeur d'Alene, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.1 -0.8
158 College Station-Bryan, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 3.9 -0.8
158 Danbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA 5.1 4.3 -0.8
158 Decatur, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 6.7 -0.8
158 Dover-Durham, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA 4.1 3.3 -0.8
158 East Stroudsburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 6.6 -0.8
158 Fond du Lac, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.4 -0.8
158 Glens Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.6 -0.8
158 Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.5 -0.8
158 Huntsville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 6.0 -0.8
158 Jackson, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 6.7 -0.8
158 Jonesboro, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.1 -0.8
158 Kingston, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 4.8 -0.8
158 Knoxville, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 5.9 -0.8
158 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.5 -0.8
158 Morristown, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 6.9 -0.8
158 Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.3 -0.8
158 Ocala, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 6.5 -0.8
158 Panama City, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.2 -0.8
158 Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.4 -0.8
158 Pine Bluff, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.8 8.0 -0.8
158 Prescott, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.7 -0.8
158 Racine, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 6.1 -0.8
158 Salinas, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 6.3 -0.8
158 Salisbury, MD-DE Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.7 -0.8
158 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 6.3 -0.8
158 Sheboygan, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.1 -0.8
158 Springfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 4.8 -0.8
158 Vineland-Bridgeton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.1 8.3 -0.8
158 Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 5.9 -0.8
196 Abilene, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.0 -0.7
196 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.5 -0.7
196 Bangor, ME Metropolitan NECTA 5.2 4.5 -0.7
196 Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.3 -0.7
196 Colorado Springs, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.5 -0.7
196 Columbus, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 3.7 -0.7
196 Corvallis, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.8 -0.7
196 Daphne-Fairhope-Foley, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.5 -0.7
196 Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 3.4 -0.7
196 Eau Claire, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 4.4 -0.7
196 Erie, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.7 -0.7
196 Flagstaff, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 6.5 -0.7
196 Green Bay, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.5 -0.7
196 Hot Springs, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.7 -0.7
196 Johnson City, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 6.7 -0.7
196 Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 4.4 -0.7
196 Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 6.3 -0.7
196 Lake Charles, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.8 -0.7
196 Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.8 8.1 -0.7
196 Laredo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.0 -0.7
196 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 4.9 -0.7
196 Lubbock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 3.8 -0.7
196 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.7 -0.7
196 Mobile, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.4 7.7 -0.7
196 Montgomery, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 6.5 -0.7
196 Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 3.2 -0.7
196 Owensboro, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.4 -0.7
196 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.6 -0.7
196 Portland-South Portland, ME Metropolitan NECTA 4.4 3.7 -0.7
196 Sioux City, IA-NE-SD Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 3.7 -0.7
196 Tallahassee, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.4 -0.7
227 Auburn-Opelika, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.8 -0.6
227 Billings, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 3.3 -0.6
227 Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.9 -0.6
227 Canton-Massillon, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.1 -0.6
227 Cleveland, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 6.4 -0.6
227 Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.4 -0.6
227 Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.3 -0.6
227 Gainesville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 5.0 -0.6
227 Greensboro-High Point, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 6.3 -0.6
227 Hammond, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.6 8.0 -0.6
227 Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.7 -0.6
227 Idaho Falls, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 3.4 -0.6
227 Iowa City, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 2.9 -0.6
227 Lincoln, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 2.6 -0.6
227 Madison, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 3.6 -0.6
227 Missoula, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 3.7 -0.6
227 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.1 -0.6
227 Portsmouth, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA 3.8 3.2 -0.6
227 Rochester, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.1 -0.6
227 Syracuse, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.4 -0.6
227 The Villages, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 7.0 -0.6
227 Tucson, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.9 -0.6
227 Utica-Rome, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.3 -0.6
250 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.5 -0.5
250 Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.9 -0.5
250 Binghamton, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.8 -0.5
250 Boulder, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 3.8 -0.5
250 Burlington-South Burlington, VT Metropolitan NECTA 3.4 2.9 -0.5
250 Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 5.0 -0.5
250 Corpus Christi, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 5.0 -0.5
250 Dubuque, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 3.6 -0.5
250 Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR-MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.2 -0.5
250 Fort Collins, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 3.8 -0.5
250 Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 6.2 -0.5
250 Jefferson City, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 5.0 -0.5
250 Joplin, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.2 -0.5
250 Kennewick-Richland, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 6.0 -0.5
250 Ocean City, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.3 7.8 -0.5
250 Pittsburgh, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.4 -0.5
250 Pocatello, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 3.9 -0.5
250 Reading, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.3 -0.5
250 Urban Honolulu, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.1 -0.5
250 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.8 -0.5
250 Wilmington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.7 -0.5
250 Yakima, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 6.6 -0.5
272 Albuquerque, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 6.8 -0.4
272 Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.2 8.8 -0.4
272 Bakersfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.3 9.9 -0.4
272 Baton Rouge, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 6.2 -0.4
272 Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.9 -0.4
272 Fayetteville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.2 7.8 -0.4
272 Fort Smith, AR-OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.9 -0.4
272 Grand Island, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 3.1 -0.4
272 Great Falls, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 3.9 -0.4
272 Kansas City, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.3 -0.4
272 La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.2 -0.4
272 Lawrence, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.3 -0.4
272 Lebanon, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.9 -0.4
272 New Bern, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 6.5 -0.4
272 Ogden-Clearfield, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 3.8 -0.4
272 Provo-Orem, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 3.6 -0.4
272 Richmond, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.3 -0.4
272 Roanoke, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 5.0 -0.4
272 Salt Lake City, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 3.6 -0.4
272 St. George, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.2 -0.4
272 Victoria, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.2 -0.4
272 Wenatchee, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 4.7 -0.4
272 Winchester, VA-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.6 -0.4
272 York-Hanover, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 5.1 -0.4
296 Ames, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 3.1 -0.3
296 Bellingham, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.8 -0.3
296 Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.7 -0.3
296 Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.8 -0.3
296 Bremerton-Silverdale, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.6 -0.3
296 California-Lexington Park, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.5 -0.3
296 Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 7.4 -0.3
296 Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.4 8.1 -0.3
296 Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.8 -0.3
296 Johnstown, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 7.3 -0.3
296 Lancaster, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 4.5 -0.3
296 Lewiston, ID-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 3.9 -0.3
296 Logan, UT-ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 3.3 -0.3
296 Longview, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.9 -0.3
296 Mankato-North Mankato, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 3.3 -0.3
296 Monroe, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 7.5 -0.3
296 Olympia-Tumwater, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.9 -0.3
296 St. Joseph, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.4 -0.3
296 State College, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.4 -0.3
296 Topeka, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.6 -0.3
296 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.5 -0.3
296 Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.3 -0.3
296 Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 7.5 -0.3
296 Wichita, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 5.2 -0.3
296 Winston-Salem, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.9 -0.3
321 Alexandria, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 7.3 -0.2
321 Burlington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.7 -0.2
321 Charlottesville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.7 -0.2
321 Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 6.4 -0.2
321 Columbia, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.5 -0.2
321 Elmira, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.9 -0.2
321 Gettysburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 4.6 -0.2
321 Grand Forks, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 3.6 -0.2
321 Harrisonburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.6 -0.2
321 Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 6.5 -0.2
321 Lynchburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.8 -0.2
321 Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 3.8 -0.2
321 Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 6.6 -0.2
321 New Orleans-Metairie, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 6.7 -0.2
321 Rocky Mount, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.1 8.9 -0.2
321 San Angelo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 4.2 -0.2
321 Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 6.4 -0.2
321 Springfield, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 5.2 -0.2
321 Walla Walla, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.5 -0.2
340 Anchorage, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 6.1 -0.1
340 Fairbanks, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 6.0 -0.1
340 Fargo, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.9 2.8 -0.1
340 Greeley, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.6 -0.1
340 Ithaca, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.6 -0.1
340 Manhattan, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 4.1 -0.1
340 Raleigh, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 5.1 -0.1
340 Rochester, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 3.5 -0.1
340 Santa Fe, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.9 -0.1
340 Spartanburg, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 6.9 -0.1
340 St. Cloud, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 4.0 -0.1
340 Staunton-Waynesboro, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.9 -0.1
352 Altoona, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 5.6 0.0
352 Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.8 0.0
352 Greenville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 6.9 0.0
352 Lawton, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.9 0.0
352 Longview, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 7.7 0.0
352 Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 6.8 0.0
352 Oklahoma City, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 4.3 0.0
352 Williamsport, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 6.1 0.0
360 Asheville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 5.0 0.1
360 Bismarck, ND Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.8 2.9 0.1
360 Columbia, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 6.3 0.1
360 Duluth, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 5.3 0.1
360 Goldsboro, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 6.5 0.1
360 Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 6.1 0.1
360 Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 6.0 0.1
360 Jacksonville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 6.2 0.1
360 Las Cruces, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 8.2 0.1
360 Shreveport-Bossier City, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 7.8 0.1
360 Sumter, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 7.8 0.1
360 Tulsa, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.8 0.1
372 Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 5.4 0.2
372 Florence, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 7.8 0.2
372 Grand Junction, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 6.6 0.2
372 Midland, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 3.4 0.2
372 Sioux Falls, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.7 2.9 0.2
377 Rapid City, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.1 3.4 0.3
378 Farmington, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 7.7 0.4
379 Casper, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 4.7 0.5
379 Charleston, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 6.8 0.5
381 Odessa, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 4.4 0.6
381 Wheeling, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 7.0 0.6
383 Beckley, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 8.1 0.7
383 Houma-Thibodaux, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 6.0 0.7
385 Lafayette, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 6.8 0.9
386 Parkersburg-Vienna, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 6.8 1.0
387 Morgantown, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 6.1 1.2

p = preliminary.
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. Estimates for the current month are subject to revision the following month.

 

Last Modified Date: July 29, 2015