Unemployment Rate Over-the-Year Change in Metropolitan Areas


Unemployment Rate Over-the-Year Change in Metropolitan Areas
Annual Average Rankings
20132014
RankMetropolitan AreaRateRateChange
 United States7.46.2-1.2
1Decatur, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area11.48.5-2.9
2Yuma, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area25.522.9-2.6
3Grand Junction, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area8.76.2-2.5
3Kankakee, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area10.47.9-2.5
3Pueblo, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area9.87.3-2.5
3Rocky Mount, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area11.28.7-2.5
7Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area10.37.9-2.4
7Rockford, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area10.58.1-2.4
9Danville, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area10.68.4-2.2
9Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area8.66.4-2.2
9Muskegon, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area9.97.7-2.2
9Redding, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area11.89.6-2.2
9Toledo, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area8.36.1-2.2
14Dayton, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area7.95.8-2.1
14Elkhart-Goshen, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area7.25.1-2.1
14Greeley, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area6.64.5-2.1
14Mansfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area8.66.5-2.1
18Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area9.17.1-2.0
18Lima, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area7.85.8-2.0
18Peoria, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area9.07.0-2.0
18Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.07.0-2.0
18South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI Metropolitan Statistical Area8.66.6-2.0
18Yuba City, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area14.112.1-2.0
24Flint, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area9.87.9-1.9
24Longview, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.98.0-1.9
24Niles-Benton Harbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area8.76.8-1.9
24Ocean City, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area14.212.3-1.9
24Terre Haute, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area9.47.5-1.9
24Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.66.7-1.9
30Canton-Massillon, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area7.65.8-1.8
30Carbondale-Marion, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area8.56.7-1.8
30Carson City, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area10.48.6-1.8
30Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area7.35.5-1.8
30Colorado Springs, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area7.86.0-1.8
30Dalton, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area10.08.2-1.8
30Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area6.64.8-1.8
30East Stroudsburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.47.6-1.8
30Fort Wayne, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area7.45.6-1.8
30Greensboro-High Point, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area8.46.6-1.8
30Kokomo, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area8.16.3-1.8
30Modesto, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area12.911.1-1.8
30Morristown, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area9.17.3-1.8
30New Bedford, MA Metropolitan NECTA10.38.5-1.8
30New Bern, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area8.66.8-1.8
30Reno, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area9.47.6-1.8
30Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area9.77.9-1.8
30Stockton-Lodi, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area12.310.5-1.8
30Vineland-Bridgeton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area11.79.9-1.8
49Akron, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area7.65.9-1.7
49Bend-Redmond, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area9.57.8-1.7
49Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area7.86.1-1.7
49Chico, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area10.38.6-1.7
49Evansville, IN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area7.05.3-1.7
49Fort Smith, AR-OK Metropolitan Statistical Area7.96.2-1.7
49Fresno, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area13.311.6-1.7
49Grants Pass, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area11.19.4-1.7
49Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area7.45.7-1.7
49Johnstown, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.77.0-1.7
49Merced, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area14.512.8-1.7
49Michigan City-La Porte, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area9.37.6-1.7
49Port St. Lucie, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area9.17.4-1.7
49Racine, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area8.36.6-1.7
49Reading, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.25.5-1.7
49Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.88.1-1.7
49Springfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area7.55.8-1.7
49Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area9.67.9-1.7
49Wilmington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area7.86.1-1.7
49Winston-Salem, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area7.76.0-1.7
69Albany, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area9.78.1-1.6
69Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area7.86.2-1.6
69Battle Creek, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area7.96.3-1.6
69Bay City, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area8.87.2-1.6
69Brownsville-Harlingen, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area9.98.3-1.6
69Columbus, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area6.04.4-1.6
69Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area6.54.9-1.6
69Elizabethtown-Fort Knox, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area8.06.4-1.6
69Elmira, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area7.96.3-1.6
69Fayetteville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area9.78.1-1.6
69Greenville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area8.06.4-1.6
69Jackson, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area8.36.7-1.6
69Janesville-Beloit, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area7.76.1-1.6
69Lafayette-West Lafayette, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area6.75.1-1.6
69Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area10.38.7-1.6
69Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area9.68.0-1.6
69Midland, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area7.76.1-1.6
69Muncie, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area8.67.0-1.6
69Rome, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.57.9-1.6
69Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.77.1-1.6
69Saginaw, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area9.17.5-1.6
69Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area10.38.7-1.6
69Springfield, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.45.8-1.6
69Vallejo-Fairfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.17.5-1.6
69Watertown-Fort Drum, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area9.27.6-1.6
69Wausau, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area6.75.1-1.6
69Williamsport, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.86.2-1.6
96Burlington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area7.25.7-1.5
96Champaign-Urbana, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.56.0-1.5
96Coeur d'Alene, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area7.35.8-1.5
96Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area9.88.3-1.5
96Fort Collins, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area5.84.3-1.5
96Glens Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area7.86.3-1.5
96Hanford-Corcoran, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area13.411.9-1.5
96Kalamazoo-Portage, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area7.66.1-1.5
96Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area7.35.8-1.5
96McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area10.38.8-1.5
96New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.96.4-1.5
96Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metropolitan Statistical Area7.76.2-1.5
96Pine Bluff, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area10.08.5-1.5
96Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metropolitan NECTA9.07.5-1.5
96Santa Rosa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.15.6-1.5
96Sheboygan, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area6.14.6-1.5
96Spartanburg, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area8.06.5-1.5
113Asheville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area6.34.9-1.4
113Boulder, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area5.54.1-1.4
113Bowling Green, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area7.35.9-1.4
113Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area8.36.9-1.4
113El Paso, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area7.86.4-1.4
113Green Bay, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area6.45.0-1.4
113Jackson, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area8.26.8-1.4
113Kennewick-Richland, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.17.7-1.4
113Kingston, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area7.15.7-1.4
113Lancaster, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.04.6-1.4
113Leominster-Gardner, MA Metropolitan NECTA8.36.9-1.4
113Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.07.6-1.4
113Madera, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area12.611.2-1.4
113Medford, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area9.88.4-1.4
113Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.67.2-1.4
113Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area8.97.5-1.4
113Pocatello, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area5.94.5-1.4
113Prescott, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area7.76.3-1.4
113Salem, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area8.77.3-1.4
113San Diego-Carlsbad, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.86.4-1.4
113Sherman-Denison, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area6.24.8-1.4
113Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.57.1-1.4
113Sumter, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area8.77.3-1.4
113Syracuse, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area7.56.1-1.4
113Trenton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area7.25.8-1.4
113Yakima, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area10.08.6-1.4
139Altoona, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.05.7-1.3
139Bakersfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area11.710.4-1.3
139Bloomington, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area6.85.5-1.3
139Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.25.9-1.3
139Boise City, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area6.04.7-1.3
139Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area7.66.3-1.3
139Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.36.0-1.3
139Erie, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.56.2-1.3
139Fond du Lac, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area6.24.9-1.3
139Gettysburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.94.6-1.3
139Goldsboro, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area7.76.4-1.3
139Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area6.45.1-1.3
139Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.35.0-1.3
139Hot Springs, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area7.76.4-1.3
139Lansing-East Lansing, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area7.25.9-1.3
139Macon, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.07.7-1.3
139Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area7.25.9-1.3
139Monroe, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area7.46.1-1.3
139Napa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.95.6-1.3
139Norwich-New London-Westerly, CT-RI Metropolitan NECTA8.47.1-1.3
139Ocala, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area8.67.3-1.3
139Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.96.6-1.3
139Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area8.37.0-1.3
139Salinas, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area10.39.0-1.3
139San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.65.3-1.3
139Tyler, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area6.55.2-1.3
139Utica-Rome, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area7.56.2-1.3
139Visalia-Porterville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area14.413.1-1.3
139Wenatchee, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.66.3-1.3
139York-Hanover, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.75.4-1.3
169Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area6.35.1-1.2
169Appleton, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area5.94.7-1.2
169Bloomington, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area7.26.0-1.2
169Bremerton-Silverdale, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.36.1-1.2
169Brunswick, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.97.7-1.2
169Clarksville, TN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area8.16.9-1.2
169Cleveland, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area7.46.2-1.2
169Eau Claire, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area6.04.8-1.2
169Florence, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area8.67.4-1.2
169Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT Metropolitan NECTA7.86.6-1.2
169Idaho Falls, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area5.44.2-1.2
169Johnson City, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area8.06.8-1.2
169Jonesboro, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area7.05.8-1.2
169Lebanon, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.25.0-1.2
169Lewiston-Auburn, ME Metropolitan NECTA6.65.4-1.2
169New Haven, CT Metropolitan NECTA7.96.7-1.2
169Olympia-Tumwater, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.66.4-1.2
169Oshkosh-Neenah, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area6.45.2-1.2
169Owensboro, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area7.05.8-1.2
169Pittsburgh, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.95.7-1.2
169Rochester, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area7.05.8-1.2
169San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.45.2-1.2
169San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.85.6-1.2
169Sebring, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area9.68.4-1.2
169Springfield, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA8.06.8-1.2
169Waterbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA9.48.2-1.2
195Abilene, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area5.44.3-1.1
195Albany, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.48.3-1.1
195Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.86.7-1.1
195Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area11.610.5-1.1
195Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area8.47.3-1.1
195Binghamton, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area7.66.5-1.1
195Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metropolitan NECTA7.56.4-1.1
195Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.65.5-1.1
195Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area6.15.0-1.1
195Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area6.25.1-1.1
195Eugene, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area8.06.9-1.1
195Homosassa Springs, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area9.78.6-1.1
195Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area6.04.9-1.1
195Killeen-Temple, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area6.95.8-1.1
195Knoxville, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area7.26.1-1.1
195Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area8.37.2-1.1
195Lawton, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area5.84.7-1.1
195Lexington-Fayette, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area6.15.0-1.1
195Longview, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area6.04.9-1.1
195Madison, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area5.03.9-1.1
195Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area8.57.4-1.1
195Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.16.0-1.1
195North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area6.95.8-1.1
195Punta Gorda, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area8.06.9-1.1
195Raleigh, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area6.25.1-1.1
195St. George, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area5.54.4-1.1
195Salisbury, MD-DE Metropolitan Statistical Area8.47.3-1.1
195San Angelo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area5.14.0-1.1
195San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area5.74.6-1.1
195Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.26.1-1.1
195Texarkana, TX-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area7.36.2-1.1
195Victoria, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area5.34.2-1.1
195Waco, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area6.25.1-1.1
195Worcester, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA7.36.2-1.1
229Ann Arbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area5.94.9-1.0
229Barnstable Town, MA Metropolitan NECTA7.76.7-1.0
229Bellingham, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.56.5-1.0
229Chattanooga, TN-GA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.46.4-1.0
229College Station-Bryan, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area5.14.1-1.0
229Dover, DE Metropolitan Statistical Area7.46.4-1.0
229El Centro, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area25.024.0-1.0
229Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR-MO Metropolitan Statistical Area5.64.6-1.0
229Flagstaff, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area8.17.1-1.0
229Gainesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.95.9-1.0
229Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area6.75.7-1.0
229Hattiesburg, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area7.66.6-1.0
229Jackson, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area7.36.3-1.0
229Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.56.5-1.0
229Laredo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area6.15.1-1.0
229Lewiston, ID-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.54.5-1.0
229Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area6.55.5-1.0
229Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area6.25.2-1.0
229Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.06.0-1.0
229Panama City, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.36.3-1.0
229Pittsfield, MA Metropolitan NECTA7.66.6-1.0
229Savannah, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.07.0-1.0
229State College, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.34.3-1.0
229The Villages, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area9.38.3-1.0
229Topeka, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area5.84.8-1.0
229Walla Walla, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.26.2-1.0
255Amarillo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area4.63.7-0.9
255Athens-Clarke County, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.46.5-0.9
255Austin-Round Rock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area5.14.2-0.9
255Bangor, ME Metropolitan NECTA6.35.4-0.9
255Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH Metropolitan NECTA6.15.2-0.9
255Columbia, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area6.75.8-0.9
255Columbus, GA-AL Metropolitan Statistical Area8.67.7-0.9
255Corpus Christi, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area6.25.3-0.9
255Danbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA6.25.3-0.9
255Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.06.1-0.9
255Dover-Durham, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA5.04.1-0.9
255Duluth, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area6.15.2-0.9
255Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area7.56.6-0.9
255Jacksonville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area7.06.1-0.9
255La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area5.34.4-0.9
255Lubbock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area4.94.0-0.9
255Manchester, NH Metropolitan NECTA5.14.2-0.9
255Odessa, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area4.33.4-0.9
255Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.06.1-0.9
255Portland-South Portland, ME Metropolitan NECTA5.54.6-0.9
255Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.16.2-0.9
255Portsmouth, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA4.83.9-0.9
255Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area6.96.0-0.9
255Wichita Falls, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area5.74.8-0.9
279Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area8.88.0-0.8
279Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area6.86.0-0.8
279Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.35.5-0.8
279Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area6.35.5-0.8
279Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area6.86.0-0.8
279Great Falls, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area5.14.3-0.8
279Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area8.17.3-0.8
279Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area6.55.7-0.8
279Hinesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.47.6-0.8
279Ithaca, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area5.24.4-0.8
279Jacksonville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.06.2-0.8
279Logan, UT-ID Metropolitan Statistical Area4.03.2-0.8
279Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.26.4-0.8
279Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area4.73.9-0.8
279Missoula, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area5.24.4-0.8
279Ogden-Clearfield, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area4.73.9-0.8
279Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area6.75.9-0.8
279Provo-Orem, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area4.33.5-0.8
279St. Cloud, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area5.14.3-0.8
279St. Louis, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 17.16.3-0.8
279Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area9.18.3-0.8
279Tucson, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area6.86.0-0.8
279Tulsa, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area5.34.5-0.8
279Valdosta, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.07.2-0.8
279Warner Robins, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.07.2-0.8
304Kansas City, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area6.35.6-0.7
304Lawrence, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area4.84.1-0.7
304Mankato-North Mankato, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area4.03.3-0.7
304Midland, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area3.62.9-0.7
304Mobile, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area8.57.8-0.7
304Oklahoma City, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area4.74.0-0.7
304Salt Lake City, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area4.43.7-0.7
304Tallahassee, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area6.55.8-0.7
304Wichita, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area6.05.3-0.7
313Billings, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area4.33.7-0.6
313California-Lexington Park, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area6.05.4-0.6
313Cedar Rapids, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.04.4-0.6
313Corvallis, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area5.75.1-0.6
313Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area5.85.2-0.6
313Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area8.37.7-0.6
313Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area4.74.1-0.6
313Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area6.76.1-0.6
313Joplin, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area5.95.3-0.6
313Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area5.14.5-0.6
313Lynchburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.25.6-0.6
313Richmond, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.15.5-0.6
313Roanoke, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.85.2-0.6
313Sioux City, IA-NE-SD Metropolitan Statistical Area4.64.0-0.6
313Springfield, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area5.85.2-0.6
313Staunton-Waynesboro, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.54.9-0.6
313Tuscaloosa, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area6.96.3-0.6
313Wheeling, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area7.26.6-0.6
313Winchester, VA-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area5.65.0-0.6
332Baton Rouge, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.35.8-0.5
332Casper, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area4.54.0-0.5
332Cheyenne, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area4.84.3-0.5
332Dubuque, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area4.64.1-0.5
332Fargo, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area3.22.7-0.5
332Gadsden, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.67.1-0.5
332Gainesville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area5.85.3-0.5
332Hammond, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.17.6-0.5
332Harrisonburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.75.2-0.5
332Lake Charles, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.45.9-0.5
332Lincoln, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area3.53.0-0.5
332Manhattan, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area4.33.8-0.5
332Montgomery, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.16.6-0.5
332Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metropolitan Statistical Area4.13.6-0.5
332Rochester, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area4.23.7-0.5
332St. Joseph, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area6.05.5-0.5
332Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.85.3-0.5
332Shreveport-Bossier City, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.67.1-0.5
332Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area6.25.7-0.5
332Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area5.65.1-0.5
352Ames, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area3.32.9-0.4
352Cape Girardeau, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area6.35.9-0.4
352Charlottesville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.04.6-0.4
352Daphne-Fairhope-Foley, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area6.66.2-0.4
352Farmington, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area6.86.4-0.4
352Grand Forks, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area3.83.4-0.4
352Iowa City, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area3.53.1-0.4
352Rapid City, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area3.93.5-0.4
360Auburn-Opelika, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area5.95.6-0.3
360Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area6.36.0-0.3
360Burlington-South Burlington, VT Metropolitan NECTA3.53.2-0.3
360Columbia, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area4.54.2-0.3
360Decatur, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.26.9-0.3
360New Orleans-Metairie, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.76.4-0.3
360Sioux Falls, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area3.22.9-0.3
360Urban Honolulu, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area4.44.1-0.3
360Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area4.94.6-0.3
369Albuquerque, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area6.86.6-0.2
369Houma-Thibodaux, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.04.8-0.2
369Jefferson City, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area5.55.3-0.2
369Monroe, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.37.1-0.2
369Parkersburg-Vienna, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area6.46.2-0.2
374Alexandria, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.96.8-0.1
374Beckley, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area7.77.6-0.1
374Bismarck, ND Metropolitan Statistical Area2.82.7-0.1
374Charleston, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area6.46.3-0.1
374Dothan, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.06.9-0.1
374Huntsville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area6.36.2-0.1
374Lafayette, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.55.4-0.1
374Las Cruces, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area7.57.4-0.1
374Morgantown, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area4.94.8-0.1
383Anchorage, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area5.85.80.0
383Fairbanks, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area5.85.80.0
383Santa Fe, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area5.65.60.0
386Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.57.60.1
386Grand Island, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area3.73.80.1

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: April 15, 2016