Unemployment Rates for the 50 Largest Cities

(Based on 2010 Census Population)


Unemployment Rates for the 50 Largest Cities
Annual Average Rankings
Year: 2015
RankCityRate
1Austin city, TX3.0
2Omaha city, NE3.1
3Minneapolis city, MN3.3
4Honolulu County/city, HI3.4
5Oklahoma City city, OK3.5
6San Francisco County/city, CA3.6
7Denver County/city, CO3.7
7San Antonio city, TX3.7
9Tulsa city, OK3.9
10Columbus city, OH4.1
10Dallas city, TX4.1
10Seattle city, WA4.1
13Fort Worth city, TX4.2
14Houston city, TX4.3
14Virginia Beach city, VA4.3
16Colorado Springs city, CO4.5
16Nashville-Davidson (consolidated) city, TN4.5
18Boston city, MA4.6
18Raleigh city, NC4.6
18San Jose city, CA4.6
21El Paso city, TX4.8
21Portland city, OR4.8
23Charlotte city, NC4.9
23Louisville-Jefferson County (consolidated) city, KY4.9
23San Diego city, CA4.9
26Indianapolis (consolidated) city, IN5.0
26Wichita city, KS5.0
28Mesa city, AZ5.2
29Phoenix city, AZ5.4
30Kansas City city, MO5.5
31Jacksonville city, FL5.6
32Albuquerque city, NM5.7
32New York city, NY5.7
34Oakland city, CA5.9
34Tucson city, AZ5.9
36Miami city, FL6.1
37Atlanta city, GA6.3
37Cleveland city, OH6.3
39Chicago city, IL6.4
39Sacramento city, CA6.4
41Milwaukee city, WI6.7
42Philadelphia County/city, PA6.9
42Washington city, DC6.9
44Las Vegas city, NV7.0
45Los Angeles city, CA7.1
46Memphis city, TN7.3
47Long Beach city, CA7.4
48Baltimore city, MD7.7
49Fresno city, CA11.1
50Detroit city, MI12.4

NOTE: Rates shown are a percentage of the labor force. Data refer to place of residence.

 

Last Modified Date: April 15, 2016