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Local Area Unemployment Statistics

Unemployment Rates for the 50 Largest Cities

Unemployment Rates for the 50 Largest Cities, 2022 Annual Averages
[based on 2010 Census population]
City 2022
rate
Rank

San Francisco County/city, CA

2.5 1

Miami city, FL

2.6 2

Minneapolis city, MN

2.6 2

Seattle city, WA

2.6 2

Austin city, TX

2.7 5

Kansas City city, MO

2.8 6

Nashville-Davidson (consolidated) city, TN

2.8 6

Omaha city, NE

2.8 6

San Jose city, CA

2.8 6

Virginia Beach city, VA

2.8 6

Oklahoma City city, OK

2.9 11

Denver County/city, CO

3.1 12

Jacksonville city, FL

3.1 12

Colorado Springs city, CO

3.2 14

Indianapolis (consolidated) city, IN

3.2 14

Tulsa city, OK

3.2 14

Raleigh city, NC

3.3 17

San Diego city, CA

3.3 17

Wichita city, KS

3.3 17

Atlanta city, GA

3.4 20

Mesa city, AZ

3.4 20

Phoenix city, AZ

3.4 20

Honolulu County/city, HI

3.5 23

Albuquerque city, NM

3.6 24

Boston city, MA

3.6 24

Charlotte city, NC

3.6 24

Columbus city, OH

3.6 24

San Antonio city, TX

3.6 24

Dallas city, TX

3.7 29

Fort Worth city, TX

3.8 30

Louisville-Jefferson County (consolidated) city, KY

3.8 30

Oakland city, CA

3.9 32

Portland city, OR

3.9 32

Tucson city, AZ

4.0 34

El Paso city, TX

4.1 35

Houston city, TX

4.1 35

Sacramento city, CA

4.1 35

Milwaukee city, WI

4.2 38

Baltimore city, MD

4.3 39

Washington city, DC

4.7 40

Fresno city, CA

5.0 41

Long Beach city, CA

5.0 41

Los Angeles city, CA

5.0 41

Memphis city, TN

5.1 44

Chicago city, IL

5.3 45

Philadelphia County/city, PA

5.4 46

New York city, NY

5.7 47

Cleveland city, OH

6.0 48

Las Vegas city, NV

6.1 49

Detroit city, MI

8.0 50

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

 

Last Modified Date: April 21, 2023