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Over-the-year percent change in metropolitan area employment

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Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Change in nonfarm employment by metropolitan area, September 2019 to September 2020, not seasonally adjusted
Metropolitan area Percent change

Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville, AL

-7.4

Auburn-Opelika, AL

-4.3

Birmingham-Hoover, AL

-4.3

Daphne-Fairhope-Foley, AL

-1.8

Decatur, AL

-4.2

Dothan, AL

-3.7

Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL

-4.0

Gadsden, AL

-7.8

Huntsville, AL

-3.2

Mobile, AL

-5.7

Montgomery, AL

-5.3

Tuscaloosa, AL

-4.6

Anchorage, AK

-5.7

Fairbanks, AK

-5.6

Flagstaff, AZ

-15.2

Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ

-3.8

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ

-2.9

Prescott, AZ

-0.5

Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ

2.4

Tucson, AZ

-4.0

Yuma, AZ

-4.3

Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR-MO

-1.8

Fort Smith, AR-OK

-3.8

Hot Springs, AR

-2.8

Jonesboro, AR

1.2

Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR

-4.5

Pine Bluff, AR

-5.5

Bakersfield, CA

-8.8

Chico, CA

-9.6

El Centro, CA

-7.0

Fresno, CA

-7.1

Hanford-Corcoran, CA

-7.2

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA

-9.6

Madera, CA

-4.5

Merced, CA

-7.4

Modesto, CA

-8.5

Napa, CA

-10.3

Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA

-7.3

Redding, CA

-6.3

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA

-8.0

Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, CA

-7.6

Salinas, CA

-10.8

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA

-7.8

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA

-10.6

San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA

-7.3

San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande, CA

-11.6

Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA

-11.8

Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA

-7.6

Santa Rosa, CA

-9.6

Stockton-Lodi, CA

-7.8

Vallejo-Fairfield, CA

-9.2

Visalia-Porterville, CA

-5.9

Yuba City, CA

-13.7

Boulder, CO

-7.6

Colorado Springs, CO

-1.8

Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO

-3.8

Fort Collins, CO

-5.7

Grand Junction, CO

-0.2

Greeley, CO

-5.9

Pueblo, CO

-3.1

Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT NECTA

-9.9

Danbury, CT NECTA

-6.7

Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT NECTA

-5.4

New Haven, CT NECTA

-4.7

Norwich-New London-Westerly, CT-RI NECTA

-10.6

Waterbury, CT NECTA

-9.7

Dover, DE

-2.1

Salisbury, MD-DE

-7.7

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV

-5.7

Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL

-4.6

Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL

-4.3

Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL

-3.3

Gainesville, FL

-4.6

Homosassa Springs, FL

-5.7

Jacksonville, FL

-3.7

Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL

-2.5

Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL

-7.0

Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, FL

-2.6

North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL

-4.9

Ocala, FL

1.6

Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL

-9.5

Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL

-1.3

Panama City, FL

-3.8

Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL

-3.5

Port St. Lucie, FL

-1.2

Punta Gorda, FL

1.2

Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL

-2.8

Sebring, FL

0.8

Tallahassee, FL

-6.6

Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL

-4.3

The Villages, FL

0.6

Albany, GA

-5.5

Athens-Clarke County, GA

-3.3

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA

-3.7

Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC

-4.8

Brunswick, GA

-13.0

Columbus, GA-AL

-4.8

Dalton, GA

-3.3

Gainesville, GA

-4.0

Hinesville, GA

0.5

Macon-Bibb County, GA

-3.4

Rome, GA

0.0

Savannah, GA

-2.6

Valdosta, GA

0.7

Warner Robins, GA

-5.3

Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI

-29.6

Urban Honolulu, HI

-16.3

Boise City, ID

-0.6

Coeur d'Alene, ID

-4.7

Idaho Falls, ID

3.7

Lewiston, ID-WA

-4.6

Pocatello, ID

-3.7

Twin Falls, ID

1.5

Bloomington, IL

-5.5

Carbondale-Marion, IL

-5.1

Champaign-Urbana, IL

-2.5

Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI

-7.2

Danville, IL

-4.7

Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL

-7.1

Decatur, IL

-7.3

Kankakee, IL

-3.9

Peoria, IL

-10.5

Rockford, IL

-7.5

Springfield, IL

-5.5

Bloomington, IN

-1.0

Columbus, IN

-5.3

Elkhart-Goshen, IN

-7.7

Evansville, IN-KY

-1.9

Fort Wayne, IN

-4.2

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN

-3.2

Kokomo, IN

-3.9

Lafayette-West Lafayette, IN

-5.5

Michigan City-La Porte, IN

-5.7

Muncie, IN

-6.2

South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI

-10.5

Terre Haute, IN

-5.7

Ames, IA

0.7

Cedar Rapids, IA

-6.8

Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA

-6.1

Dubuque, IA

-6.1

Iowa City, IA

-4.2

Sioux City, IA-NE-SD

-1.8

Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA

-4.5

Lawrence, KS

-4.4

Manhattan, KS

-7.1

Topeka, KS

-4.0

Wichita, KS

-4.6

Bowling Green, KY

-10.9

Elizabethtown-Fort Knox, KY

-7.4

Lexington-Fayette, KY

-6.0

Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN

-5.4

Owensboro, KY

-6.1

Alexandria, LA

-3.7

Baton Rouge, LA

-6.0

Hammond, LA

-5.4

Houma-Thibodaux, LA

-5.8

Lafayette, LA

-5.1

Lake Charles, LA

-19.6

Monroe, LA

0.0

New Orleans-Metairie, LA

-10.4

Shreveport-Bossier City, LA

-5.4

Bangor, ME NECTA

-6.4

Lewiston-Auburn, ME NECTA

-7.1

Portland-South Portland, ME NECTA

-8.4

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD

-6.3

California-Lexington Park, MD

-8.9

Cumberland, MD-WV

-8.4

Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV

-7.9

Barnstable Town, MA NECTA

-12.5

Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH NECTA

-9.5

Leominster-Gardner, MA NECTA

-9.0

New Bedford, MA NECTA

-7.4

Pittsfield, MA NECTA

-9.2

Springfield, MA-CT NECTA

-12.5

Worcester, MA-CT NECTA

-6.5

Ann Arbor, MI

-4.9

Battle Creek, MI

-11.1

Bay City, MI

-11.5

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI

-9.8

Flint, MI

-9.4

Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI

-7.7

Jackson, MI

-8.8

Kalamazoo-Portage, MI

-6.1

Lansing-East Lansing, MI

-11.1

Midland, MI

-8.0

Monroe, MI

-13.1

Muskegon, MI

-11.5

Niles-Benton Harbor, MI

-7.3

Saginaw, MI

-10.9

Duluth, MN-WI

-8.7

Mankato-North Mankato, MN

-5.1

Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI

-6.7

Rochester, MN

-5.7

St. Cloud, MN

-3.5

Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, MS

-2.9

Hattiesburg, MS

-2.0

Jackson, MS

-3.7

Cape Girardeau, MO-IL

-9.5

Columbia, MO

-3.7

Jefferson City, MO

-1.5

Joplin, MO

-2.8

Kansas City, MO-KS

-3.9

St. Joseph, MO-KS

-3.2

St. Louis, MO-IL

-5.9

Springfield, MO

-3.3

Billings, MT

-4.2

Great Falls, MT

-4.1

Missoula, MT

-2.0

Grand Island, NE

-4.2

Lincoln, NE

-0.4

Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA

-2.6

Carson City, NV

-1.3

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV

-12.3

Reno, NV

-5.7

Dover-Durham, NH-ME NECTA

-12.0

Manchester, NH NECTA

-8.0

Portsmouth, NH-ME NECTA

-9.8

Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ

-14.3

Ocean City, NJ

-18.3

Trenton, NJ

-6.9

Vineland-Bridgeton, NJ

-5.4

Albuquerque, NM

-2.7

Farmington, NM

-8.0

Las Cruces, NM

-6.7

Santa Fe, NM

-10.7

Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY

-8.5

Binghamton, NY

-6.2

Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY

-8.6

Elmira, NY

-4.3

Glens Falls, NY

-9.7

Ithaca, NY

-3.6

Kingston, NY

-4.9

New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA

-10.8

Rochester, NY

-10.3

Syracuse, NY

-10.2

Utica-Rome, NY

-7.7

Watertown-Fort Drum, NY

-8.9

Asheville, NC

-10.3

Burlington, NC

-5.1

Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC

-6.7

Durham-Chapel Hill, NC

-6.5

Fayetteville, NC

-8.4

Goldsboro, NC

-7.8

Greensboro-High Point, NC

-7.6

Greenville, NC

-8.2

Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC

-9.3

Jacksonville, NC

-3.6

New Bern, NC

-6.4

Raleigh, NC

-7.2

Rocky Mount, NC

-7.1

Wilmington, NC

-7.9

Winston-Salem, NC

-6.8

Bismarck, ND

-4.8

Fargo, ND-MN

-3.0

Grand Forks, ND-MN

-5.4

Akron, OH

-9.0

Canton-Massillon, OH

-7.7

Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN

-5.5

Cleveland-Elyria, OH

-9.2

Columbus, OH

-7.3

Dayton, OH

-5.3

Lima, OH

-7.8

Mansfield, OH

-4.6

Springfield, OH

-3.3

Toledo, OH

-7.4

Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH

-6.6

Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA

-11.2

Enid, OK

-8.7

Lawton, OK

-5.3

Oklahoma City, OK

-3.8

Tulsa, OK

-6.1

Albany, OR

-3.0

Bend-Redmond, OR

-7.1

Corvallis, OR

-6.8

Eugene, OR

-2.5

Grants Pass, OR

-8.3

Medford, OR

-6.0

Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA

-7.7

Salem, OR

-9.9

Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ

-6.3

Altoona, PA

-6.5

Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA

-2.1

Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA

-5.0

East Stroudsburg, PA

-10.6

Erie, PA

-9.3

Gettysburg, PA

-3.7

Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA

-4.3

Johnstown, PA

-8.1

Lancaster, PA

-2.3

Lebanon, PA

-5.9

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD

-7.4

Pittsburgh, PA

-7.7

Reading, PA

-0.5

Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton, PA

-9.6

State College, PA

-7.4

Williamsport, PA

-12.0

York-Hanover, PA

-4.9

Providence-Warwick, RI-MA NECTA

-6.5

Charleston-North Charleston, SC

-6.5

Columbia, SC

-4.3

Florence, SC

-2.3

Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, SC

-2.0

Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort, SC

-3.4

Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC

-10.4

Spartanburg, SC

-6.8

Sumter, SC

-5.5

Rapid City, SD

-5.7

Sioux Falls, SD

-3.5

Chattanooga, TN-GA

-1.7

Clarksville, TN-KY

-4.1

Cleveland, TN

-2.0

Jackson, TN

-4.0

Johnson City, TN

-5.1

Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA

-5.7

Knoxville, TN

-2.4

Memphis, TN-MS-AR

-5.0

Morristown, TN

-2.9

Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN

-5.7

Abilene, TX

-3.1

Amarillo, TX

-5.2

Austin-Round Rock, TX

-2.5

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX

-8.2

Brownsville-Harlingen, TX

-6.8

College Station-Bryan, TX

-0.4

Corpus Christi, TX

-7.4

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX

-3.5

El Paso, TX

-4.7

Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX

-5.1

Killeen-Temple, TX

-3.2

Laredo, TX

-6.8

Longview, TX

-8.0

Lubbock, TX

-3.6

McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX

-5.4

Midland, TX

-13.0

Odessa, TX

-11.1

San Angelo, TX

-7.0

San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX

-4.2

Sherman-Denison, TX

-1.4

Texarkana, TX-AR

-0.8

Tyler, TX

-2.6

Victoria, TX

-5.3

Waco, TX

-0.1

Wichita Falls, TX

-4.9

Logan, UT-ID

0.0

Ogden-Clearfield, UT

1.0

Provo-Orem, UT

-1.2

St. George, UT

-1.3

Salt Lake City, UT

-2.5

Burlington-South Burlington, VT NECTA

-11.7

Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA

-4.9

Charlottesville, VA

-5.6

Harrisonburg, VA

-6.1

Lynchburg, VA

-7.8

Richmond, VA

-4.9

Roanoke, VA

-4.9

Staunton-Waynesboro, VA

0.6

Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC

-4.6

Winchester, VA-WV

-8.4

Bellingham, WA

-3.7

Bremerton-Silverdale, WA

-1.8

Kennewick-Richland, WA

-1.1

Longview, WA

-1.9

Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA

-5.2

Olympia-Tumwater, WA

-4.8

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA

-7.0

Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA

-7.5

Walla Walla, WA

-1.4

Wenatchee, WA

-7.6

Yakima, WA

-4.5

Beckley, WV

-4.7

Charleston, WV

-7.1

Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH

-4.2

Morgantown, WV

-4.0

Parkersburg-Vienna, WV

-3.6

Wheeling, WV-OH

-12.7

Appleton, WI

-7.4

Eau Claire, WI

-6.6

Fond du Lac, WI

-3.5

Green Bay, WI

-5.0

Janesville-Beloit, WI

-6.7

La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN

-5.6

Madison, WI

-5.1

Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI

-6.5

Oshkosh-Neenah, WI

-3.2

Racine, WI

-2.8

Sheboygan, WI

-5.5

Wausau, WI

-5.3

Casper, WY

-8.0

Cheyenne, WY

-3.0

Aguadilla-Isabela, PR

-7.8

Arecibo, PR

-2.3

Guayama, PR

-3.7

Mayaguez, PR

-7.6

Ponce, PR

-5.7

San German, PR

-7.0

San Juan-Carolina-Caguas, PR

-8.9