Over-the-Year Change in Unemployment Rates for Metropolitan Areas, Not Seasonally Adjusted
Metropolitan area August 2015
rate
August 2016(p)
rate
Over-the-year
Change Rank

United States

5.2 5.0 -0.2

El Centro, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

26.9 23.8 -3.1 1

Grand Island, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 3.3 -1.8 2

Fayetteville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.9 6.3 -1.6 3

Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.7 6.2 -1.5 4

New Bedford, MA Metropolitan NECTA

6.9 5.4 -1.5 4

Yuma, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

26.1 24.6 -1.5 4

Hot Springs, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.0 -1.3 7

Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.3 7.0 -1.3 7

Pine Bluff, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.9 5.6 -1.3 7

Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.8 6.5 -1.3 7

Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.4 6.2 -1.2 11

Jonesboro, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 3.3 -1.1 12

Leominster-Gardner, MA Metropolitan NECTA

5.8 4.7 -1.1 12

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 5.1 -1.1 12

Pittsfield, MA Metropolitan NECTA

5.0 3.9 -1.1 12

Reno, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 4.9 -1.1 12

Sebring, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.0 6.9 -1.1 12

Carson City, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.0 6.0 -1.0 18

Decatur, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 5.5 -1.0 18

Dothan, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.7 5.7 -1.0 18

Greensboro-High Point, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 5.2 -1.0 18

Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 3.4 -1.0 18

Mobile, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.5 6.5 -1.0 18

Montgomery, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 5.4 -1.0 18

New Bern, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 5.1 -1.0 18

Rocky Mount, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.4 7.4 -1.0 18

Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.6 6.6 -1.0 18

Springfield, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA

5.9 4.9 -1.0 18

Albany, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 6.2 -0.9 29

Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.0 7.1 -0.9 29

Barnstable Town, MA Metropolitan NECTA

4.3 3.4 -0.9 29

Beckley, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.4 6.5 -0.9 29

Brunswick, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 5.3 -0.9 29

Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.0 -0.9 29

Dover, DE Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.0 -0.9 29

Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.0 -0.9 29

Madera, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

9.2 8.3 -0.9 29

Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 5.5 -0.9 29

Morristown, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 5.4 -0.9 29

Prescott, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.0 -0.9 29

The Villages, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.6 6.7 -0.9 29

Valdosta, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 5.1 -0.9 29

Worcester, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA

5.2 4.3 -0.9 29

Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH Metropolitan NECTA

4.3 3.5 -0.8 44

Burlington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 4.8 -0.8 44

California-Lexington Park, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.5 -0.8 44

Charleston, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 5.6 -0.8 44

Cleveland, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 4.9 -0.8 44

Columbus, GA-AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.0 6.2 -0.8 44

Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.5 -0.8 44

Gadsden, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 5.7 -0.8 44

Goldsboro, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 5.6 -0.8 44

Greenville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 5.8 -0.8 44

Homosassa Springs, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.6 6.8 -0.8 44

Huntsville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.0 -0.8 44

Jackson, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 5.4 -0.8 44

Jacksonville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 4.7 -0.8 44

Jacksonville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 5.4 -0.8 44

Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 5.8 -0.8 44

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 6.0 -0.8 44

Macon, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 5.6 -0.8 44

Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 5.5 -0.8 44

Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 5.2 -0.8 44

Port St. Lucie, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 5.6 -0.8 44

Punta Gorda, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 5.3 -0.8 44

Wilmington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 4.8 -0.8 44

Winston-Salem, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 4.9 -0.8 44

Auburn-Opelika, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 4.9 -0.7 68

Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 5.8 -0.7 68

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 4.8 -0.7 68

Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 4.7 -0.7 68

Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 4.9 -0.7 68

Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.0 6.3 -0.7 68

Daphne-Fairhope-Foley, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 4.9 -0.7 68

Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR-MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 2.8 -0.7 68

Florence, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 6.1 -0.7 68

Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 4.7 -0.7 68

Johnson City, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 5.5 -0.7 68

Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.1 -0.7 68

Morgantown, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 4.7 -0.7 68

Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 5.3 -0.7 68

Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 3.9 -0.7 68

North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.5 -0.7 68

Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.4 -0.7 68

Raleigh, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.3 -0.7 68

Rockford, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.0 6.3 -0.7 68

Warner Robins, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 5.4 -0.7 68

Asheville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.1 -0.6 88

Athens-Clarke County, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.0 -0.6 88

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.0 -0.6 88

Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.3 -0.6 88

Bowling Green, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 3.8 -0.6 88

Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 3.9 -0.6 88

Decatur, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 6.7 -0.6 88

Fort Smith, AR-OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.6 -0.6 88

Kankakee, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.7 6.1 -0.6 88

Knoxville, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.7 -0.6 88

Ocala, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 5.9 -0.6 88

Panama City, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.6 -0.6 88

Parkersburg-Vienna, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 5.8 -0.6 88

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.0 -0.6 88

Rome, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 5.9 -0.6 88

Salisbury, MD-DE Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.7 -0.6 88

Savannah, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 4.9 -0.6 88

Sumter, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 6.5 -0.6 88

Tallahassee, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 4.8 -0.6 88

Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.6 -0.6 88

Tucson, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 5.4 -0.6 88

Utica-Rome, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.3 -0.6 88

Binghamton, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 4.9 -0.5 110

Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.7 -0.5 110

Chattanooga, TN-GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.1 -0.5 110

Clarksville, TN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 5.6 -0.5 110

Elizabethtown-Fort Knox, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.2 -0.5 110

Grants Pass, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.9 7.4 -0.5 110

Hinesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 5.7 -0.5 110

Janesville-Beloit, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.3 -0.5 110

Modesto, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.5 8.0 -0.5 110

Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.8 -0.5 110

Spartanburg, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.4 -0.5 110

Springfield, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.6 -0.5 110

St. George, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.5 -0.5 110

Syracuse, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.5 -0.5 110

Tuscaloosa, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 5.7 -0.5 110

Watertown-Fort Drum, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.1 -0.5 110

Bend-Redmond, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.1 -0.4 126

Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.7 -0.4 126

Columbia, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.2 -0.4 126

Dalton, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 5.9 -0.4 126

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 6.0 -0.4 126

Flagstaff, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 6.4 -0.4 126

Gainesville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.4 -0.4 126

Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.0 -0.4 126

Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.3 -0.4 126

Kingston, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.3 -0.4 126

Muskegon, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.8 -0.4 126

Ogden-Clearfield, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.4 -0.4 126

Oshkosh-Neenah, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.7 -0.4 126

Pocatello, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.5 -0.4 126

Redding, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.2 6.8 -0.4 126

Richmond, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.2 -0.4 126

Roanoke, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.0 -0.4 126

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.5 -0.4 126

Vineland-Bridgeton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.3 7.9 -0.4 126

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.0 -0.4 126

Wausau, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.4 -0.4 126

Winchester, VA-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.6 -0.4 126

Albany, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.9 6.6 -0.3 148

Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.0 -0.3 148

Boise City, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.7 -0.3 148

Champaign-Urbana, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.1 -0.3 148

Charlottesville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.6 -0.3 148

Chico, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.0 6.7 -0.3 148

Eau Claire, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.5 -0.3 148

Elmira, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.2 -0.3 148

Flint, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.0 -0.3 148

Fresno, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

9.0 8.7 -0.3 148

Gainesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.4 -0.3 148

Glens Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.0 -0.3 148

Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.0 -0.3 148

Harrisonburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.2 -0.3 148

Ithaca, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.7 -0.3 148

Lewiston-Auburn, ME Metropolitan NECTA

3.5 3.2 -0.3 148

Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.1 -0.3 148

Peoria, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 6.2 -0.3 148

Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metropolitan NECTA

5.8 5.5 -0.3 148

Provo-Orem, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.1 -0.3 148

Pueblo, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.9 -0.3 148

Rapid City, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.9 2.6 -0.3 148

Rochester, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.5 -0.3 148

Saginaw, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.6 -0.3 148

Salt Lake City, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.2 -0.3 148

Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 5.8 -0.3 148

Santa Rosa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.1 -0.3 148

Staunton-Waynesboro, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.8 -0.3 148

Stockton-Lodi, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.1 7.8 -0.3 148

Vallejo-Fairfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 5.7 -0.3 148

Wheeling, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 6.1 -0.3 148

Yuba City, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.4 8.1 -0.3 148

Burlington-South Burlington, VT Metropolitan NECTA

3.0 2.8 -0.2 180

Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.4 -0.2 180

Coeur d'Alene, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.2 -0.2 180

Colorado Springs, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.9 -0.2 180

Danville, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 7.1 -0.2 180

Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.2 -0.2 180

Dover-Durham, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA

2.9 2.7 -0.2 180

Eugene, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 6.1 -0.2 180

Fond du Lac, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.6 -0.2 180

Greeley, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.5 -0.2 180

Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.7 -0.2 180

Hattiesburg, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.3 -0.2 180

Idaho Falls, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.1 -0.2 180

Jackson, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.7 -0.2 180

Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.3 -0.2 180

Kalamazoo-Portage, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.9 -0.2 180

Lansing-East Lansing, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.8 -0.2 180

Lexington-Fayette, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.5 -0.2 180

Logan, UT-ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.0 -0.2 180

Madison, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 2.8 -0.2 180

Manchester, NH Metropolitan NECTA

3.1 2.9 -0.2 180

Medford, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.9 6.7 -0.2 180

Merced, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

9.5 9.3 -0.2 180

Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.7 -0.2 180

New Haven, CT Metropolitan NECTA

5.8 5.6 -0.2 180

Niles-Benton Harbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.4 -0.2 180

Norwich-New London-Westerly, CT-RI Metropolitan NECTA

5.8 5.6 -0.2 180

Ocean City, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 5.8 -0.2 180

Portland-South Portland, ME Metropolitan NECTA

2.9 2.7 -0.2 180

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 6.6 -0.2 180

Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.5 -0.2 180

Salem, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 5.9 -0.2 180

Salinas, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.7 -0.2 180

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 5.0 -0.2 180

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.1 -0.2 180

Sherman-Denison, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.0 -0.2 180

Sioux Falls, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.3 2.1 -0.2 180

Urban Honolulu, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.0 -0.2 180

Waterbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA

7.0 6.8 -0.2 180

Battle Creek, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.4 -0.1 219

Bay City, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.7 -0.1 219

Boulder, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 2.9 -0.1 219

Carbondale-Marion, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 5.9 -0.1 219

Fort Collins, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 2.9 -0.1 219

Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.3 -0.1 219

Green Bay, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.7 -0.1 219

Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 6.1 -0.1 219

Lynchburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.7 -0.1 219

Monroe, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 6.7 -0.1 219

Napa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.1 -0.1 219

Owensboro, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.1 -0.1 219

Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.8 -0.1 219

Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.3 -0.1 219

Portsmouth, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA

2.6 2.5 -0.1 219

Racine, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.3 -0.1 219

San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.1 -0.1 219

San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.6 -0.1 219

Santa Fe, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.5 -0.1 219

Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.8 -0.1 219

Sheboygan, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.3 -0.1 219

Terre Haute, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.6 -0.1 219

Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.7 -0.1 219

Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 7.0 -0.1 219

Albuquerque, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 6.4 0.0 243

Appleton, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.5 0.0 243

Bangor, ME Metropolitan NECTA

3.6 3.6 0.0 243

Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metropolitan NECTA

5.4 5.4 0.0 243

Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.1 0.0 243

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.1 0.0 243

Danbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA

4.6 4.6 0.0 243

Dayton, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.4 0.0 243

Great Falls, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.8 0.0 243

Hanford-Corcoran, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.9 8.9 0.0 243

Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT Metropolitan NECTA

5.7 5.7 0.0 243

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.2 0.0 243

Jackson, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.6 0.0 243

Kansas City, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.9 0.0 243

La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.6 0.0 243

Lake Charles, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.4 0.0 243

Las Cruces, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 7.1 0.0 243

Lewiston, ID-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.7 0.0 243

Mansfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.9 0.0 243

Midland, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.1 0.0 243

Texarkana, TX-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.9 0.0 243

Visalia-Porterville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

10.7 10.7 0.0 243

Ann Arbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.5 0.1 265

Austin-Round Rock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.5 0.1 265

Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.9 0.1 265

El Paso, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.4 0.1 265

Killeen-Temple, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.8 0.1 265

McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.3 8.4 0.1 265

Monroe, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 4.1 0.1 265

New Orleans-Metairie, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 6.2 0.1 265

Shreveport-Bossier City, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.0 7.1 0.1 265

Toledo, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.6 0.1 265

Trenton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.9 0.1 265

Amarillo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.4 0.2 276

Baton Rouge, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.7 0.2 276

Bismarck, ND Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.3 2.5 0.2 276

Bloomington, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 5.1 0.2 276

Fargo, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.1 2.3 0.2 276

Fort Wayne, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.3 0.2 276

Grand Junction, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.3 0.2 276

Hammond, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 7.5 0.2 276

Kokomo, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.8 0.2 276

Lima, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.6 0.2 276

Lubbock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.8 0.2 276

Missoula, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.5 0.2 276

New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 5.2 0.2 276

Olympia-Tumwater, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.9 0.2 276

San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 4.1 0.2 276

South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.8 0.2 276

Springfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.7 0.2 276

Waco, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.4 0.2 276

Abilene, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 4.2 0.3 294

Akron, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.7 0.3 294

Bakersfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

9.4 9.7 0.3 294

Canton-Massillon, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 5.0 0.3 294

Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.6 0.3 294

Fairbanks, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.9 0.3 294

Grand Forks, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 3.0 0.3 294

Lafayette-West Lafayette, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.4 0.3 294

Laredo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 5.2 0.3 294

Lawrence, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 4.1 0.3 294

Longview, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 7.6 0.3 294

Manhattan, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.8 0.3 294

Michigan City-La Porte, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 6.0 0.3 294

Muncie, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.6 0.3 294

Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.5 0.3 294

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.7 0.3 294

Rochester, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 3.1 0.3 294

Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 6.5 0.3 294

St. Joseph, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.8 0.3 294

St. Louis, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area(1)

4.9 5.2 0.3 294

Wichita Falls, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.6 0.3 294

Alexandria, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 7.0 0.4 315

Anchorage, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.5 0.4 315

Cheyenne, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 4.0 0.4 315

College Station-Bryan, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 4.1 0.4 315

Columbus, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.6 0.4 315

Corvallis, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 5.0 0.4 315

Elkhart-Goshen, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 4.0 0.4 315

Evansville, IN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 4.4 0.4 315

Gettysburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.5 0.4 315

Lincoln, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.6 3.0 0.4 315

Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.6 0.4 315

Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 6.7 0.4 315

St. Cloud, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.6 0.4 315

Topeka, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.5 0.4 315

Walla Walla, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.7 0.4 315

Ames, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.4 2.9 0.5 330

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.0 7.5 0.5 330

Bellingham, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 6.3 0.5 330

Billings, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 3.6 0.5 330

Bloomington, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 5.2 0.5 330

Brownsville-Harlingen, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 7.6 0.5 330

Kennewick-Richland, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 6.5 0.5 330

Mankato-North Mankato, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 3.2 0.5 330

San Angelo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.7 0.5 330

Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 6.7 0.5 330

Sioux City, IA-NE-SD Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.8 0.5 330

Tyler, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 5.1 0.5 330

York-Hanover, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 5.2 0.5 330

Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 6.1 0.5 330

Jefferson City, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.8 0.6 344

Lancaster, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.8 0.6 344

Lebanon, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 5.1 0.6 344

Springfield, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.8 0.6 344

State College, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.8 0.6 344

Wichita, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 5.3 0.6 344

Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 6.0 0.7 350

Altoona, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 5.7 0.7 350

Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 5.9 0.7 350

Bremerton-Silverdale, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 5.9 0.7 350

Cedar Rapids, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 4.3 0.7 350

Columbia, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 4.1 0.7 350

Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.9 0.7 350

Dubuque, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 4.0 0.7 350

Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 5.0 0.7 350

Iowa City, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.6 3.3 0.7 350

Lawton, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.8 0.7 350

Oklahoma City, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 4.4 0.7 350

Reading, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 5.6 0.7 350

Wenatchee, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 5.6 0.7 350

Yakima, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.7 7.4 0.7 350

Corpus Christi, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 6.2 0.8 365

East Stroudsburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 6.9 0.8 365

Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 5.7 0.9 367

Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 5.8 0.9 367

Midland, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 4.6 0.9 367

Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 5.3 1.0 370

Joplin, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 5.3 1.0 370

Pittsburgh, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 6.3 1.0 370

Cape Girardeau, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 5.7 1.1 373

Duluth, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 5.5 1.1 373

Johnstown, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 7.7 1.1 373

Lafayette, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 7.6 1.1 373

Tulsa, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 5.4 1.1 373

Houma-Thibodaux, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 7.0 1.3 378

Victoria, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 5.7 1.3 378

Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 5.4 1.3 378

Williamsport, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 7.0 1.3 378

Longview, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 6.8 1.4 382

Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 6.0 1.5 383

Erie, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 7.0 1.7 384

Odessa, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 6.8 1.8 385

Farmington, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.5 9.4 1.9 386

Casper, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 6.8 2.0 387

Footnotes
(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: September 28, 2016