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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
2001
Rate
2002
Rate
Change
1 El Centro, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 15.9 15.0 -0.9
2 Gadsden, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.8 -0.2
2 Honolulu, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 3.9 -0.2
4 Dubuque, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 4.0 -0.1
4 Great Falls, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 4.3 -0.1
4 Valdosta, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 3.8 -0.1
7 Billings, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 3.6 0.0
7 Dalton, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 4.3 0.0
7 Missoula, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 3.9 0.0
10 Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 6.3 0.1
10 Dothan, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 4.5 0.1
10 Duluth, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.8 0.1
10 Elkhart-Goshen, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.7 0.1
10 Monroe, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 5.2 0.1
10 Salisbury, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 5.2 0.1
16 Athens-Clarke County, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 3.8 0.2
16 Cheyenne, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 4.3 0.2
16 Coeur d'Alene, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 7.0 0.2
16 Dover, DE Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 3.9 0.2
16 Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 6.0 0.2
16 Idaho Falls, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 3.7 0.2
16 Knoxville, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 4.0 0.2
16 Kokomo, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 5.7 0.2
16 Lake Charles, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 5.5 0.2
16 Las Cruces, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 6.3 0.2
16 Rapid City, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.9 3.1 0.2
16 Yakima, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.4 9.6 0.2
28 Albany, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 5.3 0.3
28 Alexandria, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 6.0 0.3
28 Altoona, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 5.9 0.3
28 Cape Girardeau-Jackson, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 4.7 0.3
28 Eugene-Springfield, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 7.1 0.3
28 Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR-MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.0 3.3 0.3
28 Fort Walton Beach-Crestview-Destin, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 4.3 0.3
28 Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 4.6 0.3
28 Lawton, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 4.2 0.3
28 Manhattan, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 4.2 0.3
28 Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 5.2 0.3
28 Santa Fe, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 3.9 0.3
28 Sioux Falls, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.5 2.8 0.3
28 Yuma, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 16.5 16.8 0.3
42 Ames, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.1 2.5 0.4
42 Anniston-Oxford, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 5.4 0.4
42 Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 5.0 0.4
42 Bangor, ME Metropolitan NECTA 3.7 4.1 0.4
42 Bellingham, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 6.9 0.4
42 Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 4.9 0.4
42 Bloomington-Normal, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 3.8 0.4
42 Bowling Green, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 5.3 0.4
42 Brunswick, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 4.2 0.4
42 Casper, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 4.2 0.4
42 Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 4.6 0.4
42 Clarksville, TN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 5.6 0.4
42 Columbia, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.0 3.4 0.4
42 Las Vegas-Paradise, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 5.9 0.4
42 Reno-Sparks, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 4.9 0.4
42 Rome, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 4.8 0.4
42 Warner Robins, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 3.7 0.4
59 Auburn-Opelika, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 4.2 0.5
59 Baltimore-Towson, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 4.8 0.5
59 Baton Rouge, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 5.7 0.5
59 Champaign-Urbana, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 4.3 0.5
59 Fargo, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.4 2.9 0.5
59 Gainesville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 4.0 0.5
59 Glens Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 4.8 0.5
59 Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 4.8 0.5
59 Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 4.6 0.5
59 Jefferson City, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 4.2 0.5
59 Johnstown, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 7.1 0.5
59 Lafayette, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 4.8 0.5
59 Lancaster, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 3.9 0.5
59 Lewiston, ID-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 5.8 0.5
59 Lewiston-Auburn, ME Metropolitan NECTA 3.9 4.4 0.5
59 Lincoln, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.7 3.2 0.5
59 New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 5.4 0.5
59 Owensboro, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 5.7 0.5
59 Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 5.3 0.5
59 Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, ME Metropolitan NECTA 2.8 3.3 0.5
59 State College, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 4.3 0.5
59 Topeka, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 4.7 0.5
59 Tuscaloosa, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 4.6 0.5
59 Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 3.8 0.5
59 Wenatchee-East Wenatchee, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 8.3 0.5
59 York-Hanover, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 4.8 0.5
85 Abilene, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 5.1 0.6
85 Chattanooga, TN-GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 4.4 0.6
85 College Station-Bryan, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 4.5 0.6
85 Columbia, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 4.8 0.6
85 Columbus, GA-AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 5.4 0.6
85 Evansville, IN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 4.5 0.6
85 Fairbanks, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 6.4 0.6
85 Flagstaff, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 5.4 0.6
85 Greenville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 6.6 0.6
85 Iowa City, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.2 2.8 0.6
85 Jonesboro, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 5.6 0.6
85 Kalamazoo-Portage, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 5.0 0.6
85 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 6.8 0.6
85 Kingston, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 4.4 0.6
85 La Crosse, WI-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 4.4 0.6
85 Lawrence, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 3.9 0.6
85 Lebanon, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 4.2 0.6
85 Lexington-Fayette, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 4.5 0.6
85 Macon, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 4.8 0.6
85 Mankato-North Mankato, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.0 3.6 0.6
85 Morgantown, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 4.8 0.6
85 Morristown, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 6.4 0.6
85 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 4.4 0.6
85 Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 3.9 0.6
85 Panama City-Lynn Haven-Panama City Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 5.7 0.6
85 Savannah, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 4.0 0.6
85 St. Cloud, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 4.6 0.6
85 Visalia-Porterville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.4 12.0 0.6
85 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 4.0 0.6
114 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 4.2 0.7
114 Amarillo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 4.6 0.7
114 Ann Arbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.9 3.6 0.7
114 Asheville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 5.3 0.7
114 Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 7.9 0.7
114 Bismarck, ND Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.5 3.2 0.7
114 Bloomington, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 4.8 0.7
114 Bremerton-Silverdale, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 6.7 0.7
114 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 5.6 0.7
114 Carson City, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 5.8 0.7
114 Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 5.2 0.7
114 Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.8 3.5 0.7
114 Eau Claire, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 5.2 0.7
114 Elizabethtown, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 5.8 0.7
114 Fayetteville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 6.9 0.7
114 Gainesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 4.1 0.7
114 Goldsboro, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 6.4 0.7
114 Grand Forks, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 4.1 0.7
114 Huntsville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 4.3 0.7
114 Ithaca, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 4.1 0.7
114 Janesville, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 6.1 0.7
114 Lansing-East Lansing, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 4.4 0.7
114 Laredo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 7.3 0.7
114 Lubbock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 4.4 0.7
114 Madison, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.9 3.6 0.7
114 Montgomery, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 4.8 0.7
114 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 4.3 0.7
114 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, RI-MA Metropolitan NECTA 4.6 5.3 0.7
114 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 4.7 0.7
114 South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 5.2 0.7
114 Springfield, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 4.7 0.7
114 Springfield, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 4.6 0.7
114 Texarkana, TX-Texarkana, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 5.6 0.7
114 Tyler, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 5.6 0.7
114 Utica-Rome, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 5.3 0.7
114 Wausau, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 4.7 0.7
114 Winchester, VA-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.1 3.8 0.7
151 Albuquerque, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 5.1 0.8
151 Battle Creek, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 6.0 0.8
151 Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 4.6 0.8
151 Burlington-South Burlington, VT Metropolitan NECTA 2.8 3.6 0.8
151 Charleston, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 5.7 0.8
151 Charlottesville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.6 3.4 0.8
151 Chico, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 7.4 0.8
151 Cleveland, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 5.1 0.8
151 Columbus, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 4.8 0.8
151 Corpus Christi, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 6.3 0.8
151 Corvallis, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 5.3 0.8
151 Danville, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 7.6 0.8
151 Farmington, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 6.2 0.8
151 Fond du Lac, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 4.9 0.8
151 Fort Smith, AR-OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 5.0 0.8
151 Fort Wayne, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 4.9 0.8
151 Fresno, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.7 11.5 0.8
151 Hinesville-Fort Stewart, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 5.3 0.8
151 Joplin, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 5.3 0.8
151 Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 5.8 0.8
151 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 4.8 0.8
151 Logan, UT-ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 4.2 0.8
151 Louisville-Jefferson County, KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 5.4 0.8
151 McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.7 10.5 0.8
151 Mobile, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 5.9 0.8
151 Monroe, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 5.2 0.8
151 Niles-Benton Harbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 6.2 0.8
151 Olympia, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 6.5 0.8
151 Peoria, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 5.7 0.8
151 Salem, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 7.1 0.8
151 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 5.2 0.8
151 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 6.3 0.8
151 Sioux City, IA-NE-SD Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.1 3.9 0.8
151 St. Joseph, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 5.8 0.8
151 St. Louis, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 5.4 0.8
151 Sumter, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 7.3 0.8
151 Tallahassee, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 4.5 0.8
151 Terre Haute, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 5.9 0.8
151 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 4.1 0.8
151 Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 6.2 0.8
151 Williamsport, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 6.2 0.8
151 Winston-Salem, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 5.7 0.8
193 Anchorage, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 6.1 0.9
193 Barnstable Town, MA Metropolitan NECTA 3.6 4.5 0.9
193 Bradenton-Sarasota-Venice, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 4.9 0.9
193 Danbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA 2.5 3.4 0.9
193 El Paso, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 8.2 0.9
193 Florence, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 6.7 0.9
193 Jackson, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 5.3 0.9
193 Jackson, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 6.0 0.9
193 Jacksonville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 6.5 0.9
193 Johnson City, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 5.9 0.9
193 Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 6.0 0.9
193 Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 5.5 0.9
193 Lafayette, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 4.4 0.9
193 Medford, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 7.5 0.9
193 Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 5.3 0.9
193 Merced, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.1 11.0 0.9
193 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 6.2 0.9
193 Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 4.4 0.9
193 Ocala, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 5.9 0.9
193 Oklahoma City, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 4.5 0.9
193 Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 5.8 0.9
193 Pine Bluff, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 7.4 0.9
193 Port St. Lucie, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 6.6 0.9
193 Racine, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 6.4 0.9
193 Redding, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 7.2 0.9
193 Rochester, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.0 3.9 0.9
193 San Angelo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 4.8 0.9
193 Waco, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 5.7 0.9
193 Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 6.7 0.9
222 Anderson, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 6.3 1.0
222 Boise City-Nampa, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 5.1 1.0
222 Cincinnati-Middletown, OH-KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 5.1 1.0
222 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 5.4 1.0
222 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 6.4 1.0
222 Green Bay, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 5.1 1.0
222 Hanford-Corcoran, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.7 11.7 1.0
222 Harrisonburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.5 3.5 1.0
222 Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 5.6 1.0
222 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 6.3 1.0
222 Madera-Chowchilla, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.6 10.6 1.0
222 Midland, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 4.8 1.0
222 Napa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 4.6 1.0
222 Naples-Marco Island, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 5.1 1.0
222 Ogden-Clearfield, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 5.5 1.0
222 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 5.8 1.0
222 Pittsburgh, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 5.7 1.0
222 Pittsfield, MA Metropolitan NECTA 3.6 4.6 1.0
222 Pocatello, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 5.8 1.0
222 Portsmouth, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA 3.2 4.2 1.0
222 Richmond, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.1 4.1 1.0
222 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 6.3 1.0
222 Sacramento--Arden-Arcade--Roseville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 5.5 1.0
222 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 5.2 1.0
222 Sandusky, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 5.7 1.0
222 Sheboygan, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 4.8 1.0
222 Shreveport-Bossier City, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 6.5 1.0
222 Syracuse, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 5.3 1.0
222 Wheeling, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 6.3 1.0
251 Brownsville-Harlingen, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 9.0 1.1
251 Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 4.8 1.1
251 Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 6.1 1.1
251 Decatur, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 5.9 1.1
251 Greensboro-High Point, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 6.5 1.1
251 Greenville-Mauldin-Easley, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 5.4 1.1
251 Hot Springs, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 5.7 1.1
251 Kansas City, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 5.5 1.1
251 Manchester, NH Metropolitan NECTA 3.2 4.3 1.1
251 Norwich-New London, CT-RI Metropolitan NECTA 2.9 4.0 1.1
251 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 5.4 1.1
251 Prescott, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 5.3 1.1
251 Roanoke, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.1 4.2 1.1
251 Salinas, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 8.9 1.1
251 San Antonio, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 5.7 1.1
251 Spokane, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 7.7 1.1
251 St. George, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 5.2 1.1
251 Vineland-Millville-Bridgeton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 7.6 1.1
269 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 5.5 1.2
269 Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 6.0 1.2
269 Bakersfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.6 9.8 1.2
269 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metropolitan NECTA 3.1 4.3 1.2
269 Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 6.7 1.2
269 Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 5.5 1.2
269 Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 5.5 1.2
269 Erie, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 6.7 1.2
269 Grand Junction, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 5.0 1.2
269 Gulfport-Biloxi, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 5.5 1.2
269 Jacksonville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 5.3 1.2
269 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 5.8 1.2
269 Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 8.3 1.2
269 Muncie, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 5.9 1.2
269 New Haven, CT Metropolitan NECTA 3.1 4.3 1.2
269 Oshkosh-Neenah, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 4.9 1.2
269 Pascagoula, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 7.2 1.2
269 Punta Gorda, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 5.6 1.2
269 Reading, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 5.9 1.2
269 Vallejo-Fairfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 5.8 1.2
269 Victoria, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 5.9 1.2
290 Akron, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 5.8 1.3
290 Anderson, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 5.8 1.3
290 Appleton, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 5.3 1.3
290 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 4.9 1.3
290 Bay City, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 6.6 1.3
290 Bend, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 7.8 1.3
290 Cedar Rapids, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.1 4.4 1.3
290 Danville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 7.6 1.3
290 Flint, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 7.3 1.3
290 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT Metropolitan NECTA 3.2 4.5 1.3
290 Hattiesburg, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 5.5 1.3
290 Holland-Grand Haven, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 5.4 1.3
290 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 6.0 1.3
290 Indianapolis-Carmel, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 4.6 1.3
290 Longview, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.4 10.7 1.3
290 Ocean City, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 8.0 1.3
290 Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 5.7 1.3
290 Palm Coast, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 5.9 1.3
290 Rochester, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 5.5 1.3
290 Rochester-Dover, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA 3.3 4.6 1.3
290 Rockford, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 7.4 1.3
290 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 6.7 1.3
290 Spartanburg, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 6.7 1.3
290 Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 5.6 1.3
290 Wichita Falls, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 5.7 1.3
290 Wilmington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 6.6 1.3
290 Yuba City, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.3 10.6 1.3
317 Dayton, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 5.8 1.4
317 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 6.1 1.4
317 Jackson, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 6.6 1.4
317 Kankakee-Bradley, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 6.7 1.4
317 Lima, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 6.4 1.4
317 Longview, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 6.8 1.4
317 Modesto, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.3 9.7 1.4
317 Orlando-Kissimmee, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 5.6 1.4
317 Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 5.6 1.4
317 Saginaw-Saginaw Township North, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 7.1 1.4
317 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 5.1 1.4
317 Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 7.2 1.4
317 Sherman-Denison, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 6.7 1.4
317 Springfield, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA 3.7 5.1 1.4
317 Stockton, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 8.9 1.4
317 Tucson, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 5.7 1.4
333 Canton-Massillon, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 5.9 1.5
333 Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 5.0 1.5
333 Elmira, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 6.5 1.5
333 Fort Collins-Loveland, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 4.7 1.5
333 Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 8.0 1.5
333 Mansfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 6.7 1.5
333 New Bedford, MA Metropolitan NECTA 5.4 6.9 1.5
333 Salt Lake City, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 5.9 1.5
333 Trenton-Ewing, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 5.3 1.5
342 Austin-Round Rock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 5.9 1.6
342 Binghamton, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 5.8 1.6
342 Burlington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 7.2 1.6
342 Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 7.7 1.6
342 Lynchburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 5.4 1.6
342 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 6.5 1.6
342 Raleigh-Cary, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 5.7 1.6
342 Tulsa, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 5.0 1.6
350 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH Metropolitan NECTA 3.6 5.3 1.7
350 Decatur, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 8.0 1.7
350 Greeley, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 5.2 1.7
350 Odessa, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 6.6 1.7
350 Provo-Orem, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 5.8 1.7
350 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 7.4 1.7
350 Toledo, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 6.5 1.7
350 Waterbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA 4.3 6.0 1.7
350 Worcester, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA 3.7 5.4 1.7
359 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 6.5 1.8
359 Muskegon-Norton Shores, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 7.8 1.8
359 Portland-Vancouver-Beaverton, OR-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 7.8 1.8
359 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 6.2 1.8
359 Wichita, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 5.9 1.8
364 Colorado Springs, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 6.1 1.9
364 Pueblo, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 7.1 1.9
364 Rocky Mount, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 9.0 1.9
364 Springfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 7.0 1.9
368 Michigan City-La Porte, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 6.8 2.0
369 Boulder, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 5.8 2.1
369 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 5.9 2.1
369 Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner, MA Metropolitan NECTA 4.4 6.5 2.1
372 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 8.4 3.3

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