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 2013June 2014p
RankMetropolitan AreaRateRateChange
  United States 7.8 6.3 -1.5
1 Longview, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.5 7.1 -3.4
2 Decatur, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 12.5 9.2 -3.3
3 Rocky Mount, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 12.8 9.6 -3.2
4 New Bedford, MA Metropolitan NECTA 11.2 8.2 -3.0
5 Florence, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.5 6.6 -2.9
5 Vineland-Millville-Bridgeton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 12.2 9.3 -2.9
7 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL-IN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.9 7.1 -2.8
7 Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.3 5.5 -2.8
7 Reno-Sparks, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.0 7.2 -2.8
7 Sumter, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.5 6.7 -2.8
11 Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.6 7.9 -2.7
11 El Centro, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 24.7 22.0 -2.7
11 Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.6 6.9 -2.7
11 Kankakee-Bradley, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.3 8.6 -2.7
11 Lima, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.3 5.6 -2.7
16 Burlington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.8 6.3 -2.5
16 Carson City, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.4 7.9 -2.5
16 Las Vegas-Paradise, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.4 7.9 -2.5
16 Rockford, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.4 8.9 -2.5
16 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.4 6.9 -2.5
16 Spartanburg, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.2 5.7 -2.5
16 Toledo, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.5 6.0 -2.5
23 Greeley, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 5.4 -2.4
23 Johnstown, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.5 7.1 -2.4
23 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 5.7 -2.4
23 Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner, MA Metropolitan NECTA 9.7 7.3 -2.4
23 Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.3 5.9 -2.4
23 Port St. Lucie, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.8 7.4 -2.4
23 Stockton, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 12.9 10.5 -2.4
30 Anderson, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 5.3 -2.3
30 Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.8 9.5 -2.3
30 Danville, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.6 9.3 -2.3
30 Grand Junction, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.8 6.5 -2.3
30 Greensboro-High Point, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.1 6.8 -2.3
30 Mansfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.5 6.2 -2.3
30 Muncie, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.9 7.6 -2.3
30 Muskegon-Norton Shores, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.7 7.4 -2.3
30 Pueblo, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.1 7.8 -2.3
30 Reading, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 5.8 -2.3
30 Redding, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.9 8.6 -2.3
30 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.7 8.4 -2.3
30 Spokane, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 5.6 -2.3
30 Steubenville-Weirton, OH-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.8 7.5 -2.3
30 Wilmington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.7 6.4 -2.3
30 Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.6 6.3 -2.3
30 Yuba City, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 15.0 12.7 -2.3
47 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, NC-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.7 6.5 -2.2
47 Dayton, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 5.8 -2.2
47 Fresno, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 12.6 10.4 -2.2
47 Greenville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.1 6.9 -2.2
47 Merced, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 14.5 12.3 -2.2
47 Modesto, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 13.3 11.1 -2.2
47 Niles-Benton Harbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.6 7.4 -2.2
47 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, RI-MA Metropolitan NECTA 9.3 7.1 -2.2
47 Sandusky, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 4.7 -2.2
47 Springfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 5.2 -2.2
47 Williamsport, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 5.9 -2.2
58 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 6.0 -2.1
58 Brownsville-Harlingen, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.9 8.8 -2.1
58 Canton-Massillon, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 5.6 -2.1
58 Champaign-Urbana, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.0 6.9 -2.1
58 Chico, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.4 8.3 -2.1
58 Columbia, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 5.5 -2.1
58 El Paso, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.7 7.6 -2.1
58 Elkhart-Goshen, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 5.6 -2.1
58 Goldsboro, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.6 6.5 -2.1
58 Monroe, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.9 6.8 -2.1
58 Morristown, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.1 8.0 -2.1
58 Ocean City, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.1 7.0 -2.1
58 Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.9 7.8 -2.1
58 South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.0 6.9 -2.1
58 Terre Haute, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.2 8.1 -2.1
58 Waterbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA 10.6 8.5 -2.1
58 York-Hanover, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 5.5 -2.1
75 Akron, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 5.4 -2.0
75 Altoona, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 5.1 -2.0
75 Anderson, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.1 7.1 -2.0
75 Bremerton-Silverdale, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 5.1 -2.0
75 Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 5.1 -2.0
75 Cincinnati-Middletown, OH-KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 5.4 -2.0
75 Coeur d'Alene, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 4.6 -2.0
75 Colorado Springs, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.7 6.7 -2.0
75 Flint, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.3 8.3 -2.0
75 Greenville-Mauldin-Easley, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 5.0 -2.0
75 Jackson, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.7 7.7 -2.0
75 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.4 7.4 -2.0
75 Olympia, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 5.2 -2.0
75 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.2 6.2 -2.0
75 Sacramento--Arden-Arcade--Roseville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.9 6.9 -2.0
75 Springfield, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA 8.6 6.6 -2.0
75 Worcester, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA 8.1 6.1 -2.0
75 Yakima, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.2 6.2 -2.0
93 Baton Rouge, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 5.4 -1.9
93 Bellingham, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 5.2 -1.9
93 Elmira, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.4 6.5 -1.9
93 Fayetteville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.4 7.5 -1.9
93 Fort Wayne, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 5.6 -1.9
93 Hanford-Corcoran, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 13.5 11.6 -1.9
93 Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 5.2 -1.9
93 Lancaster, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 4.8 -1.9
93 Lewiston, ID-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 4.1 -1.9
93 Michigan City-La Porte, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.4 7.5 -1.9
93 Palm Coast, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.7 8.8 -1.9
93 Peoria, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.2 7.3 -1.9
93 Pine Bluff, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.5 8.6 -1.9
93 Pocatello, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 4.5 -1.9
93 Sherman-Denison, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 5.3 -1.9
93 Trenton-Ewing, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 5.4 -1.9
93 Vallejo-Fairfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.6 6.7 -1.9
93 Winston-Salem, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 6.1 -1.9
111 Bay City, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.7 7.9 -1.8
111 Bend, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.3 7.5 -1.8
111 Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 4.8 -1.8
111 Dalton, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.1 9.3 -1.8
111 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 5.2 -1.8
111 Erie, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 6.0 -1.8
111 Fort Smith, AR-OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.2 6.4 -1.8
111 Holland-Grand Haven, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 5.8 -1.8
111 Kokomo, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.5 6.7 -1.8
111 Lafayette, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 6.1 -1.8
111 Lake Charles, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 5.0 -1.8
111 Lansing-East Lansing, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.3 6.5 -1.8
111 Lewiston-Auburn, ME Metropolitan NECTA 6.7 4.9 -1.8
111 McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.4 9.6 -1.8
111 Monroe, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 6.1 -1.8
111 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 5.5 -1.8
111 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.6 6.8 -1.8
111 Shreveport-Bossier City, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 6.1 -1.8
111 Springfield, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 6.1 -1.8
111 Visalia-Porterville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 13.4 11.6 -1.8
111 Wenatchee-East Wenatchee, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 4.5 -1.8
111 Yuma, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 28.7 26.9 -1.8
133 Asheville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 4.9 -1.7
133 Bakersfield-Delano, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.9 10.2 -1.7
133 Battle Creek, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.4 6.7 -1.7
133 Columbus, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 4.6 -1.7
133 Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 5.1 -1.7
133 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 5.7 -1.7
133 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT Metropolitan NECTA 8.2 6.5 -1.7
133 Kingston, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 6.1 -1.7
133 Lebanon, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 4.9 -1.7
133 Madera-Chowchilla, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.1 9.4 -1.7
133 Naples-Marco Island, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 5.8 -1.7
133 New Haven, CT Metropolitan NECTA 8.4 6.7 -1.7
133 New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 5.7 -1.7
133 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 6.2 -1.7
133 Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.4 6.7 -1.7
133 Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 5.2 -1.7
133 Pittsburgh, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 5.5 -1.7
133 Raleigh-Cary, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 5.2 -1.7
133 Saginaw-Saginaw Township North, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.8 8.1 -1.7
133 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 6.1 -1.7
133 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 5.2 -1.7
133 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 5.3 -1.7
133 State College, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 4.8 -1.7
156 Alexandria, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 6.1 -1.6
156 Bangor, ME Metropolitan NECTA 6.7 5.1 -1.6
156 Boise City-Nampa, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 4.5 -1.6
156 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH Metropolitan NECTA 6.8 5.2 -1.6
156 Boulder, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 4.3 -1.6
156 Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 6.1 -1.6
156 Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 6.1 -1.6
156 Evansville, IN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 5.8 -1.6
156 Fort Collins-Loveland, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 4.2 -1.6
156 Indianapolis-Carmel, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 5.6 -1.6
156 Jackson, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.3 7.7 -1.6
156 Janesville, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.5 6.9 -1.6
156 Kalamazoo-Portage, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.3 6.7 -1.6
156 Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 6.2 -1.6
156 Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.7 7.1 -1.6
156 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 6.3 -1.6
156 Norwich-New London, CT-RI Metropolitan NECTA 8.2 6.6 -1.6
156 Pittsfield, MA Metropolitan NECTA 7.4 5.8 -1.6
156 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 5.6 -1.6
156 Salem, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.5 6.9 -1.6
156 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 5.3 -1.6
177 Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.9 7.4 -1.5
177 Barnstable Town, MA Metropolitan NECTA 6.6 5.1 -1.5
177 Bloomington, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 6.5 -1.5
177 Bloomington-Normal, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 6.4 -1.5
177 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metropolitan NECTA 7.5 6.0 -1.5
177 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 6.0 -1.5
177 Cleveland, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.6 7.1 -1.5
177 College Station-Bryan, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 4.6 -1.5
177 Idaho Falls, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 3.8 -1.5
177 Jacksonville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 6.6 -1.5
177 Jonesboro, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 6.0 -1.5
177 Lawton, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 5.8 -1.5
177 Louisville-Jefferson County, KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.3 6.8 -1.5
177 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 6.6 -1.5
177 North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 5.9 -1.5
177 Ocala, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.7 7.2 -1.5
177 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 5.8 -1.5
177 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 6.1 -1.5
177 Prescott, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.6 7.1 -1.5
177 Punta Gorda, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 6.0 -1.5
177 Salinas, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.5 7.0 -1.5
177 San Angelo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 4.3 -1.5
177 San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.1 -1.5
177 Syracuse, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 6.2 -1.5
177 Tyler, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 5.4 -1.5
177 Utica-Rome, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 6.2 -1.5
203 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.1 -1.4
203 Binghamton, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 6.5 -1.4
203 Bowling Green, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 6.6 -1.4
203 Chattanooga, TN-GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.5 7.1 -1.4
203 Danbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA 6.4 5.0 -1.4
203 Glens Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.2 -1.4
203 Hot Springs, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 6.5 -1.4
203 Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 6.3 -1.4
203 Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.0 8.6 -1.4
203 Longview, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 4.8 -1.4
203 Lubbock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 4.5 -1.4
203 Napa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 4.7 -1.4
203 Owensboro, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 6.4 -1.4
203 Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, ME Metropolitan NECTA 5.5 4.1 -1.4
203 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 5.4 -1.4
203 St. George, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 4.2 -1.4
203 Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 6.3 -1.4
203 Victoria, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 4.5 -1.4
203 Wausau, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 5.8 -1.4
222 Abilene, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 4.4 -1.3
222 Ann Arbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 5.7 -1.3
222 Appleton, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 5.4 -1.3
222 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 4.4 -1.3
222 Clarksville, TN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.6 8.3 -1.3
222 Corpus Christi, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.3 -1.3
222 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 5.4 -1.3
222 Elizabethtown, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 6.7 -1.3
222 Fond du Lac, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 5.6 -1.3
222 Great Falls, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.0 -1.3
222 Green Bay, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 5.4 -1.3
222 Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 3.9 -1.3
222 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 5.4 -1.3
222 Jacksonville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 6.1 -1.3
222 Johnson City, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.5 7.2 -1.3
222 Lafayette, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 4.4 -1.3
222 Laredo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 6.3 -1.3
222 Medford, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.7 8.4 -1.3
222 Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.0 8.7 -1.3
222 Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 6.2 -1.3
222 Racine, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.9 7.6 -1.3
222 Rochester, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 5.8 -1.3
222 Waco, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 5.6 -1.3
245 Amarillo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.0 -1.2
245 Eugene-Springfield, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 6.7 -1.2
245 Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR-MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 4.9 -1.2
245 Knoxville, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 6.4 -1.2
245 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 5.8 -1.2
245 Macon, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.4 8.2 -1.2
245 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 6.7 -1.2
245 Missoula, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.3 -1.2
245 Rome, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.4 8.2 -1.2
245 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.0 -1.2
245 Sheboygan, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.2 -1.2
245 Texarkana, TX-Texarkana, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 6.3 -1.2
245 Wichita Falls, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.4 -1.2
258 Billings, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 3.7 -1.1
258 Eau Claire, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.4 -1.1
258 Hinesville-Fort Stewart, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.8 8.7 -1.1
258 Ithaca, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 4.5 -1.1
258 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 6.0 -1.1
258 Oshkosh-Neenah, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 5.7 -1.1
258 Rochester-Dover, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA 5.2 4.1 -1.1
258 Tallahassee, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 5.8 -1.1
258 Tulsa, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 4.9 -1.1
258 Wheeling, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 5.9 -1.1
268 Albany, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.7 8.7 -1.0
268 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.6 7.6 -1.0
268 Brunswick, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.6 8.6 -1.0
268 Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 6.5 -1.0
268 Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 7.1 -1.0
268 Lexington-Fayette, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 6.4 -1.0
268 Logan, UT-ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 3.2 -1.0
268 Madison, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.3 -1.0
268 Manchester, NH Metropolitan NECTA 5.2 4.2 -1.0
268 Odessa, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 3.6 -1.0
268 Oklahoma City, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 4.7 -1.0
268 Panama City-Lynn Haven-Panama City Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.6 -1.0
268 Salisbury, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.8 7.8 -1.0
268 St. Cloud, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.5 -1.0
268 Topeka, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.2 -1.0
283 Baltimore-Towson, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 6.5 -0.9
283 Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 7.0 -0.9
283 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.1 9.2 -0.9
283 La Crosse, WI-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 4.8 -0.9
283 Lawrence, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 4.8 -0.9
283 Ogden-Clearfield, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.0 -0.9
283 Pascagoula, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.8 8.9 -0.9
283 Portsmouth, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA 4.6 3.7 -0.9
283 Provo-Orem, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.0 -0.9
283 Salt Lake City, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 3.7 -0.9
283 Savannah, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.3 7.4 -0.9
294 Corvallis, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.6 -0.8
294 Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.6 -0.8
294 Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 6.2 -0.8
294 Gainesville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.3 -0.8
294 Midland, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 2.9 -0.8
294 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 6.5 -0.8
294 Tucson, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 6.9 -0.8
294 Winchester, VA-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 4.9 -0.8
302 Athens-Clarke County, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 6.3 -0.7
302 Charleston, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.4 -0.7
302 Danville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.5 7.8 -0.7
302 Duluth, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.8 -0.7
302 Gainesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 6.5 -0.7
302 Gulfport-Biloxi, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.6 7.9 -0.7
302 Lincoln, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 3.3 -0.7
302 Manhattan, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.0 -0.7
302 Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.5 -0.7
302 Roanoke, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.7 -0.7
302 Warner Robins, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 7.3 -0.7
302 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.3 -0.7
302 Wichita, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.9 -0.7
315 Burlington-South Burlington, VT Metropolitan NECTA 4.1 3.5 -0.6
315 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 7.5 -0.6
315 Harrisonburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.6 -0.6
315 Hattiesburg, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.2 7.6 -0.6
315 Lynchburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 6.4 -0.6
315 Morgantown, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.1 -0.6
315 Richmond, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.7 -0.6
315 St. Louis, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area1 7.6 7.0 -0.6
315 Valdosta, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.8 8.2 -0.6
324 Ames, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 3.8 -0.5
324 Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 6.2 -0.5
324 Columbus, GA-AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.0 8.5 -0.5
324 Fargo, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 3.0 -0.5
324 Flagstaff, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 7.6 -0.5
324 Jackson, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 7.0 -0.5
324 Mankato-North Mankato, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 3.9 -0.5
324 Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.1 -0.5
324 Rochester, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 4.0 -0.5
324 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.9 -0.5
334 Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.3 -0.4
334 Dover, DE Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 6.9 -0.4
334 Dubuque, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.3 -0.4
334 Joplin, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.9 -0.4
334 Las Cruces, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.4 8.0 -0.4
334 Rapid City, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 3.4 -0.4
334 Springfield, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.7 -0.4
341 Albuquerque, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 7.6 -0.3
341 Cedar Rapids, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.6 -0.3
341 Charlottesville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.9 -0.3
341 Honolulu, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 4.5 -0.3
341 Kansas City, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 6.3 -0.3
341 Sioux City, IA-NE-SD Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.7 -0.3
341 St. Joseph, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.5 -0.3
341 Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 4.5 -0.3
349 Casper, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 4.2 -0.2
349 Fairbanks, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 6.2 -0.2
349 Farmington, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 7.4 -0.2
349 Grand Forks, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 3.9 -0.2
349 Iowa City, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 3.6 -0.2
349 Santa Fe, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.8 -0.2
349 Sioux Falls, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 3.1 -0.2
356 Bismarck, ND Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.7 2.6 -0.1
356 Cheyenne, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.9 -0.1
356 Columbia, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 5.1 -0.1
356 Jefferson City, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.8 -0.1
360 Anchorage, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 6.0 0.0
360 Cape Girardeau-Jackson, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 6.8 0.0
360 Mobile, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 8.1 0.0
363 Anniston-Oxford, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 7.9 0.1
363 Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 6.2 0.1
365 Auburn-Opelika, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.9 0.2
365 Gadsden, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 7.1 0.2
367 Huntsville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 6.3 0.3
367 Montgomery, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 7.4 0.3
367 Tuscaloosa, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 7.2 0.3
370 Decatur, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 7.1 0.4
371 Dothan, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 7.3 0.5
372 Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 7.7 0.9

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 30, 2014