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
July 2014July 2015p
RankMetropolitan AreaRateRateChange
  United States 6.5 5.6 -0.9
1 El Centro, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 28.1 24.2 -3.9
2 Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.9 7.0 -2.9
3 Muskegon, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.0 6.3 -2.7
4 Saginaw, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.8 6.2 -2.6
5 Flint, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.3 6.8 -2.5
5 Lansing-East Lansing, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 5.1 -2.5
7 Monroe, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 5.3 -2.4
8 Bay City, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.3 6.0 -2.3
9 Dalton, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.5 7.4 -2.1
9 Danville, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.8 6.7 -2.1
9 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 4.2 -2.1
9 Muncie, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 5.8 -2.1
9 Niles-Benton Harbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 5.6 -2.1
9 Yuba City, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.6 9.5 -2.1
15 Battle Creek, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 5.7 -2.0
15 Fort Wayne, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 4.5 -2.0
15 Kalamazoo-Portage, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 5.2 -2.0
15 Midland, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 5.2 -2.0
19 Brunswick, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.7 6.8 -1.9
19 Jackson, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 6.0 -1.9
19 Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metropolitan NECTA 7.7 5.8 -1.9
19 Redding, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.7 7.8 -1.9
19 Rome, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.5 7.6 -1.9
19 South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 5.1 -1.9
25 Ann Arbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 4.5 -1.8
25 Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.4 6.6 -1.8
25 Kankakee, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 6.2 -1.8
25 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.9 7.1 -1.8
25 Savannah, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 6.1 -1.8
30 Brownsville-Harlingen, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.8 7.1 -1.7
30 Chico, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.2 7.5 -1.7
30 Hinesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.6 6.9 -1.7
30 Jackson, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 5.6 -1.7
30 Kokomo, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 4.9 -1.7
30 Macon, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.7 7.0 -1.7
30 Modesto, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.1 9.4 -1.7
30 Stockton-Lodi, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.6 8.9 -1.7
38 Champaign-Urbana, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.0 -1.6
38 Decatur, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.8 7.2 -1.6
38 El Paso, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 5.5 -1.6
38 Hanford-Corcoran, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.4 9.8 -1.6
38 Mansfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 5.3 -1.6
38 Merced, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 12.4 10.8 -1.6
38 Port St. Lucie, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 6.5 -1.6
38 Terre Haute, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 6.3 -1.6
38 Vallejo-Fairfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 6.2 -1.6
47 Albany, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.5 8.0 -1.5
47 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 6.1 -1.5
47 Fresno, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.1 9.6 -1.5
47 Gainesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 5.5 -1.5
47 Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 6.0 -1.5
47 San Diego-Carlsbad, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 5.4 -1.5
47 Toledo, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.0 -1.5
54 Athens-Clarke County, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 6.3 -1.4
54 Bangor, ME Metropolitan NECTA 5.5 4.1 -1.4
54 Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 5.9 -1.4
54 Dover, DE Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 5.6 -1.4
54 Elkhart-Goshen, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 3.9 -1.4
54 Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 4.4 -1.4
54 Killeen-Temple, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 4.9 -1.4
54 Leominster-Gardner, MA Metropolitan NECTA 7.5 6.1 -1.4
54 Lewiston-Auburn, ME Metropolitan NECTA 5.3 3.9 -1.4
54 Lima, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 4.9 -1.4
54 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.2 6.8 -1.4
54 McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.5 8.1 -1.4
54 Michigan City-La Porte, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 5.8 -1.4
54 New Bedford, MA Metropolitan NECTA 8.6 7.2 -1.4
54 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 4.3 -1.4
54 Waco, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 4.5 -1.4
54 Warner Robins, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.3 6.9 -1.4
54 Waterbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA 8.3 6.9 -1.4
72 Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.4 7.1 -1.3
72 Bloomington, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 4.7 -1.3
72 Bloomington, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 5.4 -1.3
72 Carbondale-Marion, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 6.0 -1.3
72 Columbus, GA-AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.8 7.5 -1.3
72 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.1 -1.3
72 Dayton, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 4.9 -1.3
72 Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 6.7 -1.3
72 Hammond, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.7 7.4 -1.3
72 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT Metropolitan NECTA 7.0 5.7 -1.3
72 Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 6.6 -1.3
72 New Haven, CT Metropolitan NECTA 7.1 5.8 -1.3
72 Pueblo, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 6.0 -1.3
72 Rockford, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.4 7.1 -1.3
72 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 6.5 -1.3
72 Santa Rosa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 4.6 -1.3
72 Sebring, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.6 8.3 -1.3
72 Valdosta, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.2 6.9 -1.3
72 Visalia-Porterville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 13.0 11.7 -1.3
72 Worcester, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA 6.6 5.3 -1.3
92 Bend-Redmond, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 6.2 -1.2
92 Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.1 -1.2
92 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metropolitan NECTA 6.6 5.4 -1.2
92 Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 5.5 -1.2
92 Chattanooga, TN-GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 6.3 -1.2
92 Clarksville, TN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 6.6 -1.2
92 Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.1 -1.2
92 Decatur, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 6.8 -1.2
92 Hattiesburg, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 6.2 -1.2
92 Jacksonville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 5.6 -1.2
92 Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 3.3 -1.2
92 Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.2 7.0 -1.2
92 Napa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 4.4 -1.2
92 New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 5.6 -1.2
92 Norwich-New London-Westerly, CT-RI Metropolitan NECTA 7.1 5.9 -1.2
92 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.2 -1.2
92 Oshkosh-Neenah, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.3 -1.2
92 Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 6.1 -1.2
92 Pittsfield, MA Metropolitan NECTA 6.4 5.2 -1.2
92 Portland-South Portland, ME Metropolitan NECTA 4.4 3.2 -1.2
92 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 4.9 -1.2
92 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.0 -1.2
92 Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.9 7.7 -1.2
92 Springfield, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 4.9 -1.2
92 Springfield, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA 7.3 6.1 -1.2
92 Springfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.1 -1.2
92 Texarkana, TX-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.4 -1.2
119 Akron, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 4.9 -1.1
119 Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.8 7.7 -1.1
119 Appleton, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 3.8 -1.1
119 Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 4.6 -1.1
119 Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 5.6 -1.1
119 Colorado Springs, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 4.9 -1.1
119 Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 6.1 -1.1
119 Evansville, IN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.3 -1.1
119 Fond du Lac, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.1 -1.1
119 Gadsden, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 6.7 -1.1
119 Green Bay, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 4.0 -1.1
119 Homosassa Springs, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.1 8.0 -1.1
119 Lake Charles, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.5 -1.1
119 Medford, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.8 7.7 -1.1
119 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.2 -1.1
119 Ocala, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 6.6 -1.1
119 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 5.9 -1.1
119 Peoria, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 6.2 -1.1
119 Punta Gorda, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 6.2 -1.1
119 San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 3.9 -1.1
119 San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 4.5 -1.1
119 Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.4 -1.1
119 Urban Honolulu, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 3.0 -1.1
119 Wausau, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 4.0 -1.1
119 Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 6.1 -1.1
144 Austin-Round Rock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 3.5 -1.0
144 Baton Rouge, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 5.7 -1.0
144 Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH Metropolitan NECTA 5.5 4.5 -1.0
144 Bowling Green, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.2 -1.0
144 Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.2 -1.0
144 Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 3.8 -1.0
144 Grants Pass, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.6 8.6 -1.0
144 Janesville-Beloit, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.1 -1.0
144 Knoxville, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 5.9 -1.0
144 Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 7.0 -1.0
144 Lexington-Fayette, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.3 -1.0
144 Madera, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.9 9.9 -1.0
144 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 5.7 -1.0
144 North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.3 -1.0
144 Owensboro, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 4.9 -1.0
144 Panama City, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.3 -1.0
144 Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.5 -1.0
144 Pine Bluff, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.3 8.3 -1.0
144 Reno, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 6.3 -1.0
144 Salinas, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 6.4 -1.0
144 Salisbury, MD-DE Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.3 -1.0
144 Sheboygan, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 3.6 -1.0
144 Sherman-Denison, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.2 -1.0
144 St. Louis, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area1 6.7 5.7 -1.0
144 Tallahassee, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.5 -1.0
144 Vineland-Bridgeton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.3 9.3 -1.0
170 Alexandria, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 6.8 -0.9
170 Boise City, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 3.7 -0.9
170 Boulder, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 3.3 -0.9
170 Carson City, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 7.2 -0.9
170 Cedar Rapids, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 3.6 -0.9
170 Cleveland, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 6.5 -0.9
170 Danbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA 5.5 4.6 -0.9
170 East Stroudsburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 7.0 -0.9
170 Eau Claire, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.1 -0.9
170 Elizabethtown-Fort Knox, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.5 -0.9
170 Gainesville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.0 -0.9
170 Jackson, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 6.7 -0.9
170 Johnson City, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 6.8 -0.9
170 Jonesboro, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.2 -0.9
170 Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 6.3 -0.9
170 Lafayette-West Lafayette, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 4.7 -0.9
170 Lubbock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 3.8 -0.9
170 Monroe, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 6.9 -0.9
170 Morristown, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 6.9 -0.9
170 Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 5.9 -0.9
170 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.1 -0.9
170 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.5 -0.9
170 Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.8 7.9 -0.9
170 The Villages, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.3 7.4 -0.9
170 York-Hanover, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.4 -0.9
195 Abilene, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 4.0 -0.8
195 Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.8 -0.8
195 College Station-Bryan, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 4.0 -0.8
195 Columbus, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 3.6 -0.8
195 Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 3.2 -0.8
195 Dothan, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 6.9 -0.8
195 Fort Collins, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 3.4 -0.8
195 Harrisonburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.0 -0.8
195 Huntsville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 6.1 -0.8
195 Laredo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.0 -0.8
195 Lynchburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.3 -0.8
195 Montgomery, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 6.6 -0.8
195 New Orleans-Metairie, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 6.4 -0.8
195 Salem, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 6.7 -0.8
195 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 6.8 -0.8
195 Wichita Falls, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.6 -0.8
211 Albany, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.3 7.6 -0.7
211 Amarillo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 3.4 -0.7
211 Barnstable Town, MA Metropolitan NECTA 5.4 4.7 -0.7
211 Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 6.0 -0.7
211 Cape Girardeau, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.8 -0.7
211 Charlottesville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.3 -0.7
211 Cheyenne, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 3.4 -0.7
211 Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.6 -0.7
211 Dover-Durham, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA 4.1 3.4 -0.7
211 Erie, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.9 -0.7
211 Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR-MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.3 -0.7
211 Glens Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.7 -0.7
211 Grand Island, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 4.9 -0.7
211 Greensboro-High Point, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 6.5 -0.7
211 Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.7 -0.7
211 Iowa City, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 2.8 -0.7
211 Lincoln, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 2.5 -0.7
211 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.1 -0.7
211 Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.2 -0.7
211 Madison, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 3.3 -0.7
211 Mobile, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.6 7.9 -0.7
211 Ocean City, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 7.3 -0.7
211 Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 3.2 -0.7
211 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 6.1 -0.7
211 Racine, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 6.3 -0.7
211 Richmond, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.1 -0.7
211 Roanoke, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.8 -0.7
211 Sioux City, IA-NE-SD Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 3.6 -0.7
211 Trenton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.7 -0.7
211 Tyler, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.8 -0.7
211 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.2 -0.7
211 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.6 -0.7
243 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 6.0 -0.6
243 Ames, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 2.7 -0.6
243 Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.8 -0.6
243 California-Lexington Park, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.6 -0.6
243 Canton-Massillon, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.2 -0.6
243 Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 6.0 -0.6
243 Corvallis, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.5 -0.6
243 Daphne-Fairhope-Foley, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.6 -0.6
243 Dubuque, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 3.3 -0.6
243 Florence, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 7.5 -0.6
243 Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.7 8.1 -0.6
243 Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.9 -0.6
243 Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 6.3 -0.6
243 Hot Springs, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 6.0 -0.6
243 Joplin, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.3 -0.6
243 Kansas City, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.5 -0.6
243 Kingston, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.3 -0.6
243 Manchester, NH Metropolitan NECTA 4.1 3.5 -0.6
243 New Bern, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 6.6 -0.6
243 Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.7 -0.6
243 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.8 -0.6
243 Portsmouth, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA 3.7 3.1 -0.6
243 Prescott, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 6.0 -0.6
243 Shreveport-Bossier City, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 7.2 -0.6
243 Spartanburg, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 6.6 -0.6
243 Tuscaloosa, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 6.7 -0.6
243 Watertown-Fort Drum, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 6.2 -0.6
243 Wilmington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.9 -0.6
243 Winchester, VA-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.4 -0.6
272 Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.6 9.1 -0.5
272 Auburn-Opelika, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.9 -0.5
272 Bellingham, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 6.0 -0.5
272 Billings, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 3.2 -0.5
272 Binghamton, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 6.0 -0.5
272 Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.9 -0.5
272 Bremerton-Silverdale, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.6 -0.5
272 Burlington-South Burlington, VT Metropolitan NECTA 3.5 3.0 -0.5
272 Coeur d'Alene, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 4.3 -0.5
272 Corpus Christi, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 5.1 -0.5
272 Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 7.1 -0.5
272 Eugene, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 6.8 -0.5
272 Fairbanks, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.9 -0.5
272 Fayetteville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.7 8.2 -0.5
272 Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.7 -0.5
272 Idaho Falls, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 3.4 -0.5
272 La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 4.0 -0.5
272 Lancaster, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.7 -0.5
272 Rochester, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.4 -0.5
272 Staunton-Waynesboro, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.5 -0.5
272 Sumter, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 7.5 -0.5
272 Syracuse, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.6 -0.5
272 Utica-Rome, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.5 -0.5
272 Walla Walla, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.6 -0.5
272 Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 4.0 -0.5
297 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.8 -0.4
297 Albuquerque, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 6.7 -0.4
297 Altoona, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.6 -0.4
297 Burlington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.9 -0.4
297 Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.4 -0.4
297 Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.6 -0.4
297 Columbia, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.3 -0.4
297 Fort Smith, AR-OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.9 -0.4
297 Gettysburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 4.7 -0.4
297 Greeley, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 4.1 -0.4
297 Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.7 -0.4
297 Jefferson City, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 5.2 -0.4
297 Kennewick-Richland, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 6.5 -0.4
297 Lebanon, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 5.1 -0.4
297 Missoula, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 3.7 -0.4
297 Olympia-Tumwater, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 6.0 -0.4
297 Pittsburgh, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.8 -0.4
297 Pocatello, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 4.1 -0.4
297 Reading, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.5 -0.4
297 Rocky Mount, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.5 9.1 -0.4
297 Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 6.6 -0.4
297 Tucson, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 6.2 -0.4
297 Victoria, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.3 -0.4
297 Winston-Salem, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 6.1 -0.4
321 Anchorage, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 5.3 -0.3
321 Bakersfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.3 10.0 -0.3
321 Columbia, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 6.1 -0.3
321 Flagstaff, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 7.2 -0.3
321 Grand Forks, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 3.1 -0.3
321 Greenville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 7.0 -0.3
321 Ithaca, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.7 -0.3
321 Johnstown, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 7.5 -0.3
321 Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.0 8.7 -0.3
321 Mankato-North Mankato, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 3.2 -0.3
321 Springfield, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 5.1 -0.3
321 St. Joseph, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.5 -0.3
321 State College, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.6 -0.3
321 Wenatchee, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.4 -0.3
321 Wichita, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.7 -0.3
321 Yakima, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 6.8 -0.3
337 Fargo, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.6 2.4 -0.2
337 Grand Junction, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.9 -0.2
337 Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.9 -0.2
337 Lawton, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.5 -0.2
337 Longview, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 5.1 -0.2
337 Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 3.7 -0.2
337 Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 6.6 -0.2
337 Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 6.6 -0.2
337 Provo-Orem, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 3.6 -0.2
337 Raleigh, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 5.3 -0.2
337 Rochester, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 3.3 -0.2
337 Salt Lake City, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 3.7 -0.2
337 San Angelo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 4.3 -0.2
337 St. Cloud, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 3.7 -0.2
351 Asheville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 5.1 -0.1
351 Bismarck, ND Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.4 2.3 -0.1
351 Elmira, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 6.1 -0.1
351 Goldsboro, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 6.8 -0.1
351 Lewiston, ID-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 4.1 -0.1
351 Logan, UT-ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 3.5 -0.1
351 Ogden-Clearfield, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 4.0 -0.1
351 Oklahoma City, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 3.9 -0.1
351 Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 7.9 -0.1
360 Duluth, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 5.1 0.0
360 Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 5.6 0.0
360 Great Falls, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 4.0 0.0
360 Jacksonville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 6.4 0.0
360 Longview, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 7.8 0.0
360 Manhattan, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 4.4 0.0
360 St. George, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 4.4 0.0
360 Topeka, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 5.0 0.0
368 Houma-Thibodaux, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 5.6 0.1
368 Lawrence, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.8 0.1
368 Midland, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 3.3 0.1
368 Santa Fe, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.9 0.1
368 Tulsa, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 4.5 0.1
368 Williamsport, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 6.4 0.1
374 Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 6.9 0.2
374 Las Cruces, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 8.0 0.2
374 Sioux Falls, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.4 2.6 0.2
374 Yuma, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 26.4 26.6 0.2
378 Lafayette, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 6.4 0.3
379 Rapid City, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.8 3.2 0.4
380 Casper, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 4.4 0.5
381 Farmington, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 7.9 0.7
381 Odessa, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 4.5 0.7
381 Wheeling, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 7.2 0.7
384 Charleston, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 7.1 0.9
385 Beckley, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 8.4 1.0
386 Parkersburg-Vienna, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 7.2 1.1
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: September 1, 2015