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Unemployment Rate Over-the-Year Change in Metropolitan Areas


Unemployment Rate Over-the-Year Change in Metropolitan Areas
Annual Average Rankings
Rank Metropolitan Area
2000
Rate
2001
Rate
Change
1 El Centro, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 17.4 15.9 -1.5
2 Hattiesburg, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.2 -0.7
3 Gulfport-Biloxi, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.3 -0.6
4 Billings, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 3.6 -0.5
4 Great Falls, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.4 -0.5
4 Odessa, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.9 -0.5
4 Valdosta, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 3.9 -0.5
8 Farmington, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.4 -0.4
8 Hinesville-Fort Stewart, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.5 -0.4
8 Jackson, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 4.4 -0.4
8 Midland, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 3.8 -0.4
8 Morgantown, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.2 -0.4
13 Charleston, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.9 -0.3
14 Fairbanks, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.8 -0.2
14 Pascagoula, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 6.0 -0.2
14 Wheeling, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 5.3 -0.2
17 Anchorage, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 5.2 -0.1
17 Casper, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 3.8 -0.1
17 Missoula, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 3.9 -0.1
17 Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.9 -0.1
17 Wichita Falls, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 4.4 -0.1
17 Wichita, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 4.1 -0.1
23 Amarillo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 3.9 0.0
23 Bismarck, ND Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.5 2.5 0.0
23 Bloomington-Normal, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 3.4 0.0
23 Fargo, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.4 2.4 0.0
23 Grand Forks, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 3.4 0.0
23 Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 4.3 0.0
23 Las Cruces, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 6.1 0.0
23 Napa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 3.6 0.0
23 San Angelo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 3.9 0.0
23 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 4.0 0.0
23 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 4.4 0.0
23 Santa Fe, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 3.6 0.0
23 Savannah, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 3.4 0.0
23 Vallejo-Fairfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.6 0.0
23 Warner Robins, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 3.3 0.0
23 Yuma, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 16.5 16.5 0.0
39 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 3.5 0.1
39 Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.8 0.1
39 College Station-Bryan, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 3.9 0.1
39 Corpus Christi, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 5.5 0.1
39 Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR-MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.9 3.0 0.1
39 Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.8 0.1
39 Idaho Falls, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 3.5 0.1
39 Ithaca, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 3.4 0.1
39 Longview, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 5.4 0.1
39 Lubbock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 3.7 0.1
39 Macon, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 4.2 0.1
39 Mansfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 5.2 0.1
39 Pocatello, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.8 0.1
39 Texarkana, TX-Texarkana, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 4.9 0.1
39 Topeka, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 4.2 0.1
54 Albuquerque, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 4.3 0.2
54 Ames, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 1.9 2.1 0.2
54 Auburn-Opelika, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 3.7 0.2
54 Brunswick, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 3.8 0.2
54 Canton-Massillon, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 4.4 0.2
54 Champaign-Urbana, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 3.8 0.2
54 Dover, DE Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 3.7 0.2
54 Honolulu, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 4.1 0.2
54 Iowa City, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.0 2.2 0.2
54 Kingston, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 3.8 0.2
54 Lafayette, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 4.3 0.2
54 Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 4.6 0.2
54 Lawton, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 3.9 0.2
54 Lewiston, ID-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 5.3 0.2
54 New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.9 0.2
54 Redding, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 6.3 0.2
54 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 5.3 0.2
54 Sacramento--Arden-Arcade--Roseville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 4.5 0.2
54 Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 5.4 0.2
73 Abilene, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 4.5 0.3
73 Albany, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 5.0 0.3
73 Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 3.5 0.3
73 Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 4.5 0.3
73 Dothan, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 4.4 0.3
73 Flagstaff, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 4.8 0.3
73 Fort Walton Beach-Crestview-Destin, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 4.0 0.3
73 Fresno, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.4 10.7 0.3
73 Mankato-North Mankato, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.7 3.0 0.3
73 Ocean City, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 6.7 0.3
73 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 4.8 0.3
73 Pittsburgh, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 4.7 0.3
73 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 3.6 0.3
73 Prescott, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 4.2 0.3
73 Rochester, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.7 3.0 0.3
73 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 4.2 0.3
73 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 3.7 0.3
73 Sioux City, IA-NE-SD Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.8 3.1 0.3
73 Springfield, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 4.0 0.3
73 State College, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 3.8 0.3
93 Akron, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 4.5 0.4
93 Athens-Clarke County, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 3.6 0.4
93 Bakersfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.2 8.6 0.4
93 Bangor, ME Metropolitan NECTA 3.3 3.7 0.4
93 Barnstable Town, MA Metropolitan NECTA 3.2 3.6 0.4
93 Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 3.8 0.4
93 Boise City-Nampa, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 4.1 0.4
93 Chattanooga, TN-GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 3.8 0.4
93 Cheyenne, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 4.1 0.4
93 Chico, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 6.6 0.4
93 Columbus, GA-AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 4.8 0.4
93 Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 6.2 0.4
93 Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.4 2.8 0.4
93 Glens Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 4.3 0.4
93 Hot Springs, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 4.6 0.4
93 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 4.7 0.4
93 Huntsville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 3.6 0.4
93 Johnson City, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 5.0 0.4
93 Knoxville, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 3.8 0.4
93 Lebanon, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 3.6 0.4
93 Lincoln, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.3 2.7 0.4
93 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 4.0 0.4
93 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 5.3 0.4
93 Manhattan, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 3.9 0.4
93 Montgomery, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 4.1 0.4
93 Naples-Marco Island, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 4.1 0.4
93 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 4.3 0.4
93 Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, ME Metropolitan NECTA 2.4 2.8 0.4
93 Rapid City, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.5 2.9 0.4
93 Salinas, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 7.8 0.4
93 Sioux Falls, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.1 2.5 0.4
93 Tuscaloosa, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 4.1 0.4
93 Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.9 3.3 0.4
126 Alexandria, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 5.7 0.5
126 Anniston-Oxford, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 5.0 0.5
126 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.1 3.6 0.5
126 Baltimore-Towson, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 4.3 0.5
126 Baton Rouge, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 5.2 0.5
126 Burlington-South Burlington, VT Metropolitan NECTA 2.3 2.8 0.5
126 Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 3.7 0.5
126 Charlottesville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.1 2.6 0.5
126 Cincinnati-Middletown, OH-KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 4.1 0.5
126 Cleveland, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 4.3 0.5
126 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 4.4 0.5
126 Dayton, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 4.4 0.5
126 El Paso, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 7.3 0.5
126 Fort Smith, AR-OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 4.2 0.5
126 Gainesville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.0 3.5 0.5
126 Gainesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.9 3.4 0.5
126 Grand Junction, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 3.8 0.5
126 Johnstown, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 6.6 0.5
126 La Crosse, WI-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 3.8 0.5
126 Laredo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 6.6 0.5
126 Lawrence, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.8 3.3 0.5
126 Madison, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.4 2.9 0.5
126 McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.2 9.7 0.5
126 Merced, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.6 10.1 0.5
126 Modesto, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 8.3 0.5
126 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 4.9 0.5
126 Norwich-New London, CT-RI Metropolitan NECTA 2.4 2.9 0.5
126 Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.8 3.3 0.5
126 Panama City-Lynn Haven-Panama City Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 5.1 0.5
126 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, RI-MA Metropolitan NECTA 4.1 4.6 0.5
126 Salisbury, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 5.1 0.5
126 Sandusky, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 4.7 0.5
126 Stockton, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 7.5 0.5
126 Syracuse, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 4.3 0.5
126 Tallahassee, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 3.7 0.5
126 Toledo, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 4.8 0.5
126 Trenton-Ewing, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 3.8 0.5
126 Tulsa, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.9 3.4 0.5
126 Tyler, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 4.9 0.5
126 Yuba City, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.8 9.3 0.5
166 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 4.3 0.6
166 Ann Arbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.3 2.9 0.6
166 Binghamton, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 4.2 0.6
166 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 4.9 0.6
166 Coeur d'Alene, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 6.8 0.6
166 Corvallis, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 4.5 0.6
166 Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 4.3 0.6
166 Harrisonburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 1.9 2.5 0.6
166 Lake Charles, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 5.3 0.6
166 Lancaster, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.8 3.4 0.6
166 Lewiston-Auburn, ME Metropolitan NECTA 3.3 3.9 0.6
166 Lima, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 5.0 0.6
166 Logan, UT-ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.8 3.4 0.6
166 Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 4.4 0.6
166 Monroe, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 5.1 0.6
166 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 3.8 0.6
166 Peoria, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 4.9 0.6
166 Pittsfield, MA Metropolitan NECTA 3.0 3.6 0.6
166 Port St. Lucie, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 5.7 0.6
166 Portsmouth, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA 2.6 3.2 0.6
166 Rochester, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 4.2 0.6
166 Rochester-Dover, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA 2.7 3.3 0.6
166 Rome, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 4.4 0.6
166 San Antonio, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 4.6 0.6
166 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 5.7 0.6
166 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 5.5 0.6
166 St. George, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 4.1 0.6
166 Tucson, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 4.3 0.6
166 Utica-Rome, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 4.6 0.6
166 Waco, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 4.8 0.6
196 Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 7.2 0.7
196 Cedar Rapids, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.4 3.1 0.7
196 Dubuque, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 4.1 0.7
196 Elizabethtown, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 5.1 0.7
196 Elmira, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 5.0 0.7
196 Evansville, IN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 3.9 0.7
196 Fort Collins-Loveland, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.5 3.2 0.7
196 Hanford-Corcoran, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.0 10.7 0.7
196 Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 4.1 0.7
196 Kankakee-Bradley, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 5.3 0.7
196 Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 5.1 0.7
196 Manchester, NH Metropolitan NECTA 2.5 3.2 0.7
196 Mobile, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 5.1 0.7
196 Punta Gorda, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 4.4 0.7
196 Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 5.8 0.7
196 Shreveport-Bossier City, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 5.5 0.7
196 Springfield, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA 3.0 3.7 0.7
196 Vineland-Millville-Bridgeton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 6.5 0.7
196 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.7 3.4 0.7
196 Wausau, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 4.0 0.7
217 Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 4.6 0.8
217 Bradenton-Sarasota-Venice, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 4.0 0.8
217 Columbia, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.2 3.0 0.8
217 Danbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA 1.7 2.5 0.8
217 Gadsden, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 6.0 0.8
217 Greeley, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.7 3.5 0.8
217 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 6.2 0.8
217 Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 4.6 0.8
217 Lansing-East Lansing, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.9 3.7 0.8
217 Lexington-Fayette, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.1 3.9 0.8
217 Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.7 3.5 0.8
217 New Haven, CT Metropolitan NECTA 2.3 3.1 0.8
217 Owensboro, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 5.2 0.8
217 Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 4.4 0.8
217 Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 4.8 0.8
217 Pine Bluff, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 6.5 0.8
217 Reading, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 4.7 0.8
217 Reno-Sparks, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 4.5 0.8
217 Springfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 5.1 0.8
217 St. Cloud, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 4.0 0.8
217 Victoria, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 4.7 0.8
217 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.5 3.3 0.8
217 Winchester, VA-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.3 3.1 0.8
217 Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 5.8 0.8
240 Altoona, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 5.6 0.9
240 Brownsville-Harlingen, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 7.9 0.9
240 Dalton, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 4.3 0.9
240 Danville, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 6.8 0.9
240 Decatur, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 4.8 0.9
240 Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 4.3 0.9
240 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT Metropolitan NECTA 2.3 3.2 0.9
240 Indianapolis-Carmel, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.4 3.3 0.9
240 Jacksonville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 4.1 0.9
240 Jonesboro, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 5.0 0.9
240 Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 5.0 0.9
240 Las Vegas-Paradise, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 5.5 0.9
240 Madera-Chowchilla, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.7 9.6 0.9
240 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 5.3 0.9
240 Ogden-Clearfield, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 4.5 0.9
240 Oklahoma City, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.7 3.6 0.9
240 Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 4.2 0.9
240 Roanoke, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.2 3.1 0.9
240 Salem, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 6.3 0.9
240 Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 4.3 0.9
260 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH Metropolitan NECTA 2.6 3.6 1.0
260 Bowling Green, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 4.9 1.0
260 Bremerton-Silverdale, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 6.0 1.0
260 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metropolitan NECTA 2.1 3.1 1.0
260 Clarksville, TN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 5.2 1.0
260 Decatur, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 6.3 1.0
260 Eau Claire, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 4.5 1.0
260 Erie, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 5.5 1.0
260 Jefferson City, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.7 3.7 1.0
260 Lafayette, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.5 3.5 1.0
260 Louisville-Jefferson County, KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 4.6 1.0
260 Medford, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 6.6 1.0
260 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 4.6 1.0
260 New Bedford, MA Metropolitan NECTA 4.4 5.4 1.0
260 Ocala, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 5.0 1.0
260 Oshkosh-Neenah, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.7 3.7 1.0
260 Palm Coast, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 4.6 1.0
260 Richmond, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.1 3.1 1.0
260 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 4.4 1.0
260 Terre Haute, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 5.1 1.0
260 Visalia-Porterville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.4 11.4 1.0
260 Worcester, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA 2.7 3.7 1.0
260 York-Hanover, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 4.3 1.0
283 Battle Creek, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 5.2 1.1
283 Bend, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 6.5 1.1
283 Bloomington, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.0 4.1 1.1
283 Cape Girardeau-Jackson, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 4.4 1.1
283 Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.1 4.2 1.1
283 Columbia, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.1 4.2 1.1
283 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 4.7 1.1
283 Fond du Lac, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.0 4.1 1.1
283 Kansas City, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 4.4 1.1
283 Olympia, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 5.7 1.1
283 Orlando-Kissimmee, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.1 4.2 1.1
283 Provo-Orem, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.0 4.1 1.1
283 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 5.4 1.1
283 Springfield, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.8 3.9 1.1
283 St. Louis, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 4.6 1.1
283 Williamsport, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 5.4 1.1
299 Appleton, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.8 4.0 1.2
299 Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 5.5 1.2
299 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.6 3.8 1.2
299 Green Bay, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.9 4.1 1.2
299 Jacksonville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 5.6 1.2
299 Joplin, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 4.5 1.2
299 Kalamazoo-Portage, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 4.4 1.2
299 Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner, MA Metropolitan NECTA 3.2 4.4 1.2
299 Monroe, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 4.4 1.2
299 Salt Lake City, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 4.4 1.2
299 Sherman-Denison, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 5.3 1.2
310 Asheville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 4.6 1.3
310 Austin-Round Rock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.0 4.3 1.3
310 Bay City, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 5.3 1.3
310 Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 4.5 1.3
310 Boulder, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.4 3.7 1.3
310 Colorado Springs, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.9 4.2 1.3
310 Duluth, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 5.7 1.3
310 Jackson, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 5.1 1.3
310 Janesville, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 5.4 1.3
310 Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 7.1 1.3
310 Pueblo, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 5.2 1.3
310 Sheboygan, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.5 3.8 1.3
310 Wilmington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 5.3 1.3
323 Bellingham, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 6.5 1.4
323 Carson City, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 5.1 1.4
323 Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.9 4.3 1.4
323 Eugene-Springfield, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 6.8 1.4
323 Muncie, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 4.7 1.4
323 Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 4.9 1.4
323 South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.1 4.5 1.4
323 Spokane, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 6.6 1.4
323 Waterbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA 2.9 4.3 1.4
332 Anderson, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.0 4.5 1.5
332 Columbus, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.5 4.0 1.5
332 Florence, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 5.8 1.5
332 Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 6.1 1.5
332 Fort Wayne, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.6 4.1 1.5
332 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 4.7 1.5
332 Holland-Grand Haven, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.6 4.1 1.5
332 Michigan City-La Porte, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 4.8 1.5
332 Morristown, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 5.8 1.5
332 Rockford, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 6.1 1.5
332 St. Joseph, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 5.0 1.5
332 Wenatchee-East Wenatchee, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 7.8 1.5
332 Winston-Salem, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 4.9 1.5
345 Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 5.0 1.6
345 Fayetteville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 6.2 1.6
345 Flint, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 6.0 1.6
345 Greenville-Mauldin-Easley, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.7 4.3 1.6
345 Lynchburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.2 3.8 1.6
345 Niles-Benton Harbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 5.4 1.6
345 Portland-Vancouver-Beaverton, OR-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 6.0 1.6
345 Racine, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 5.5 1.6
345 Raleigh-Cary, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.5 4.1 1.6
345 Saginaw-Saginaw Township North, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 5.7 1.6
355 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 5.4 1.7
355 Goldsboro, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 5.7 1.7
355 Greenville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 6.0 1.7
358 Jackson, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 5.2 1.8
358 Yakima, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 9.4 1.8
360 Greensboro-High Point, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 5.4 1.9
360 Muskegon-Norton Shores, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 6.0 1.9
360 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 5.1 1.9
360 Spartanburg, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 5.4 1.9
364 Rocky Mount, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 7.1 2.0
365 Elkhart-Goshen, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.5 4.6 2.1
366 Anderson, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.0 5.3 2.3
366 Sumter, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 6.5 2.3
368 Burlington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 5.6 2.4
369 Kokomo, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.0 5.5 2.5
370 Danville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 6.3 2.6
371 Longview, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 9.4 3.1
372 Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.0 6.5 3.5

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. Areas in the six New England states are Metropolitan New England City and Town Areas (NECTAs), while areas in other states are county-based.

 

Last Modified Date: March 19, 2009