Unemployment Rate Over-the-Year Change in Metropolitan Areas


Unemployment Rate Over-the-Year Change in Metropolitan Areas
Annual Average Rankings
20142015
RankMetropolitan AreaRateRateChange
 United States6.25.3-0.9
1Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area8.36.2-2.1
1Flint, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area7.95.8-2.1
1Muskegon, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area7.75.6-2.1
4Saginaw, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area7.55.5-2.0
5Yuba City, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area12.110.2-1.9
6Bend-Redmond, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area7.86.0-1.8
6Niles-Benton Harbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area6.85.0-1.8
6Redding, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.67.8-1.8
9Bay City, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area7.25.5-1.7
9Monroe, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area6.14.4-1.7
11Dalton, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.26.6-1.6
11Jackson, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area6.75.1-1.6
11Kalamazoo-Portage, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area6.14.5-1.6
11Lansing-East Lansing, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area5.94.3-1.6
11Modesto, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area11.19.5-1.6
11Pueblo, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area7.35.7-1.6
11South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI Metropolitan Statistical Area6.65.0-1.6
11Stockton-Lodi, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area10.58.9-1.6
19Brunswick, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.76.2-1.5
19Grants Pass, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area9.47.9-1.5
19Medford, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area8.46.9-1.5
19Pine Bluff, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area8.57.0-1.5
19Port St. Lucie, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.45.9-1.5
19Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metropolitan NECTA7.56.0-1.5
19Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.16.6-1.5
26Ann Arbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area4.93.5-1.4
26Battle Creek, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area6.34.9-1.4
26Chico, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.67.2-1.4
26Colorado Springs, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area6.04.6-1.4
26Decatur, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area8.57.1-1.4
26Fresno, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area11.610.2-1.4
26Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area5.13.7-1.4
26Hanford-Corcoran, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area11.910.5-1.4
26Hinesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.66.2-1.4
26Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.66.2-1.4
26Macon, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.76.3-1.4
26Merced, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area12.811.4-1.4
26Midland, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area6.14.7-1.4
26Ocean City, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area12.310.9-1.4
26Reno, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area7.66.2-1.4
26Savannah, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.05.6-1.4
26Terre Haute, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area7.56.1-1.4
26Vallejo-Fairfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.56.1-1.4
26Visalia-Porterville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area13.111.7-1.4
45Albany, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.37.0-1.3
45Carson City, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area8.67.3-1.3
45Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area7.15.8-1.3
45Danville, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area8.47.1-1.3
45East Stroudsburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.66.3-1.3
45Elkhart-Goshen, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area5.13.8-1.3
45Kokomo, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area6.35.0-1.3
45Lewiston-Auburn, ME Metropolitan NECTA5.44.1-1.3
45Michigan City-La Porte, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area7.66.3-1.3
45Muncie, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area7.05.7-1.3
45Rome, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.96.6-1.3
45Salem, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area7.36.0-1.3
57Albany, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area8.16.9-1.2
57Bangor, ME Metropolitan NECTA5.44.2-1.2
57Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area7.96.7-1.2
57Brownsville-Harlingen, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area8.37.1-1.2
57Cape Girardeau, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area5.94.7-1.2
57Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area6.04.8-1.2
57El Paso, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area6.45.2-1.2
57Elizabethtown-Fort Knox, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area6.45.2-1.2
57Gainesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.94.7-1.2
57Homosassa Springs, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area8.67.4-1.2
57Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area5.74.5-1.2
57Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area8.06.8-1.2
57Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.15.9-1.2
57St. Louis, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 16.35.1-1.2
57San Diego-Carlsbad, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.45.2-1.2
57Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.77.5-1.2
57Texarkana, TX-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area6.25.0-1.2
57Valdosta, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.26.0-1.2
57Vineland-Bridgeton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area9.98.7-1.2
76Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.75.6-1.1
76Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area10.59.4-1.1
76Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area6.95.8-1.1
76Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area4.83.7-1.1
76Fort Wayne, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area5.64.5-1.1
76Kankakee, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.96.8-1.1
76Killeen-Temple, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area5.84.7-1.1
76Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area5.84.7-1.1
76New Bedford, MA Metropolitan NECTA8.57.4-1.1
76New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.45.3-1.1
76Owensboro, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area5.84.7-1.1
76Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.05.9-1.1
76Portland-South Portland, ME Metropolitan NECTA4.63.5-1.1
76Rockford, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area8.17.0-1.1
76Santa Rosa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.64.5-1.1
76Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.96.8-1.1
76Toledo, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area6.15.0-1.1
76Warner Robins, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.26.1-1.1
76Waterbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA8.27.1-1.1
76Yuma, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area22.921.8-1.1
96Akron, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area5.94.9-1.0
96Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area6.25.2-1.0
96Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area8.07.0-1.0
96Athens-Clarke County, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.55.5-1.0
96Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area7.36.3-1.0
96Bloomington, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area6.05.0-1.0
96Bowling Green, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area5.94.9-1.0
96Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area6.05.0-1.0
96Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area5.54.5-1.0
96Dayton, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area5.84.8-1.0
96Dover, DE Metropolitan Statistical Area6.45.4-1.0
96Eugene, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area6.95.9-1.0
96Evansville, IN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area5.34.3-1.0
96Fort Collins, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area4.33.3-1.0
96Gadsden, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.16.1-1.0
96Jacksonville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area6.25.2-1.0
96Jefferson City, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area5.34.3-1.0
96Jonesboro, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area5.84.8-1.0
96Joplin, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area5.34.3-1.0
96Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.26.2-1.0
96Lima, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area5.84.8-1.0
96Napa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.64.6-1.0
96New Haven, CT Metropolitan NECTA6.75.7-1.0
96Norwich-New London-Westerly, CT-RI Metropolitan NECTA7.16.1-1.0
96Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area6.05.0-1.0
96Pittsfield, MA Metropolitan NECTA6.65.6-1.0
96Punta Gorda, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area6.95.9-1.0
96St. Joseph, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area5.54.5-1.0
96San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.34.3-1.0
96San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.64.6-1.0
96Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.06.0-1.0
96Sebring, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area8.47.4-1.0
96Trenton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area5.84.8-1.0
96Waco, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area5.14.1-1.0
96Wausau, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area5.14.1-1.0
131Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.54.6-0.9
131Boulder, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area4.13.2-0.9
131Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metropolitan NECTA6.45.5-0.9
131Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area5.04.1-0.9
131Dover-Durham, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA4.13.2-0.9
131Erie, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.25.3-0.9
131Glens Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area6.35.4-0.9
131Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT Metropolitan NECTA6.65.7-0.9
131Jackson, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area6.35.4-0.9
131Janesville-Beloit, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area6.15.2-0.9
131Kennewick-Richland, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.76.8-0.9
131Lafayette-West Lafayette, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area5.14.2-0.9
131Leominster-Gardner, MA Metropolitan NECTA6.96.0-0.9
131Lexington-Fayette, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area5.04.1-0.9
131Manchester, NH Metropolitan NECTA4.23.3-0.9
131Mansfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area6.55.6-0.9
131McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area8.87.9-0.9
131Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area7.46.5-0.9
131Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area6.45.5-0.9
131Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area5.95.0-0.9
131Morristown, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area7.36.4-0.9
131Ocala, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.36.4-0.9
131Oshkosh-Neenah, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area5.24.3-0.9
131Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.65.7-0.9
131Panama City, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area6.35.4-0.9
131Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metropolitan Statistical Area6.25.3-0.9
131Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.25.3-0.9
131Portsmouth, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA3.93.0-0.9
131Racine, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area6.65.7-0.9
131Richmond, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.54.6-0.9
131Salinas, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area9.08.1-0.9
131Salisbury, MD-DE Metropolitan Statistical Area7.36.4-0.9
131San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.24.3-0.9
131Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area8.37.4-0.9
131Springfield, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA6.85.9-0.9
131Springfield, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area5.24.3-0.9
131Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area6.05.1-0.9
131Watertown-Fort Drum, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area7.66.7-0.9
131Worcester, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA6.25.3-0.9
170Appleton, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area4.73.9-0.8
170Austin-Round Rock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area4.23.4-0.8
170Barnstable Town, MA Metropolitan NECTA6.75.9-0.8
170Champaign-Urbana, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area6.05.2-0.8
170Chattanooga, TN-GA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.45.6-0.8
170Clarksville, TN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area6.96.1-0.8
170Coeur d'Alene, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area5.85.0-0.8
170Columbus, GA-AL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.76.9-0.8
170Columbus, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area4.43.6-0.8
170Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area4.94.1-0.8
170Corvallis, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area5.14.3-0.8
170Danbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA5.34.5-0.8
170Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR-MO Metropolitan Statistical Area4.63.8-0.8
170Fond du Lac, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area4.94.1-0.8
170Green Bay, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area5.04.2-0.8
170Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area7.36.5-0.8
170Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.04.2-0.8
170Hattiesburg, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area6.65.8-0.8
170Idaho Falls, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area4.23.4-0.8
170Kansas City, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area5.64.8-0.8
170Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.55.7-0.8
170Kingston, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area5.74.9-0.8
170Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area5.54.7-0.8
170Mobile, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.87.0-0.8
170Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area6.05.2-0.8
170North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area5.85.0-0.8
170Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area6.15.3-0.8
170Roanoke, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.24.4-0.8
170San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area4.63.8-0.8
170Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.15.3-0.8
170Sheboygan, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area4.63.8-0.8
170Sherman-Denison, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area4.84.0-0.8
170Springfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area5.85.0-0.8
170The Villages, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area8.37.5-0.8
170Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area5.74.9-0.8
170York-Hanover, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.44.6-0.8
206Altoona, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.75.0-0.7
206Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.95.2-0.7
206Boise City, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area4.74.0-0.7
206Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH Metropolitan NECTA5.24.5-0.7
206Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area6.35.6-0.7
206Carbondale-Marion, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area6.76.0-0.7
206Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.54.8-0.7
206Charlottesville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area4.63.9-0.7
206Columbia, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area4.23.5-0.7
206Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area5.24.5-0.7
206Daphne-Fairhope-Foley, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area6.25.5-0.7
206Decatur, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area6.96.2-0.7
206Dothan, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area6.96.2-0.7
206Fort Smith, AR-OK Metropolitan Statistical Area6.25.5-0.7
206Gainesville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area5.34.6-0.7
206Grand Junction, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area6.25.5-0.7
206Greeley, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area4.53.8-0.7
206Greensboro-High Point, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area6.65.9-0.7
206Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area6.45.7-0.7
206Hot Springs, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area6.45.7-0.7
206Huntsville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area6.25.5-0.7
206Jackson, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area6.86.1-0.7
206Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area4.53.8-0.7
206Knoxville, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area6.15.4-0.7
206Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area8.78.0-0.7
206Lynchburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.64.9-0.7
206Madera, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area11.210.5-0.7
206Montgomery, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area6.65.9-0.7
206New Bern, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area6.86.1-0.7
206Prescott, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area6.35.6-0.7
206Reading, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.54.8-0.7
206Syracuse, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area6.15.4-0.7
206Tyler, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area5.24.5-0.7
206Urban Honolulu, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area4.13.4-0.7
206Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area5.14.4-0.7
206Winchester, VA-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area5.04.3-0.7
242Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area5.14.5-0.6
242Amarillo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area3.73.1-0.6
242Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area6.05.4-0.6
242Bellingham, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.55.9-0.6
242Bloomington, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area5.54.9-0.6
242Bremerton-Silverdale, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.15.5-0.6
242Cedar Rapids, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area4.43.8-0.6
242Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area6.15.5-0.6
242Cleveland, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area6.25.6-0.6
242College Station-Bryan, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area4.13.5-0.6
242Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area7.77.1-0.6
242Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area4.13.5-0.6
242Eau Claire, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area4.84.2-0.6
242Fayetteville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area8.17.5-0.6
242Florence, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area7.46.8-0.6
242Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area6.15.5-0.6
242Harrisonburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.24.6-0.6
242Johnson City, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area6.86.2-0.6
242Johnstown, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.06.4-0.6
242Lake Charles, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.95.3-0.6
242Lancaster, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area4.64.0-0.6
242Lebanon, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.04.4-0.6
242Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area5.24.6-0.6
242Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area5.95.3-0.6
242Pittsburgh, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.75.1-0.6
242Rochester, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area5.85.2-0.6
242Rocky Mount, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area8.78.1-0.6
242Spartanburg, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area6.55.9-0.6
242Springfield, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area5.85.2-0.6
242Staunton-Waynesboro, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area4.94.3-0.6
242Tallahassee, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area5.85.2-0.6
242Tuscaloosa, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area6.35.7-0.6
242Utica-Rome, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area6.25.6-0.6
242Wenatchee, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.35.7-0.6
242Wichita, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area5.34.7-0.6
242Wilmington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area6.15.5-0.6
242Yakima, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.68.0-0.6
242Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.76.1-0.6
280Ames, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area2.92.4-0.5
280Auburn-Opelika, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area5.65.1-0.5
280Binghamton, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area6.56.0-0.5
280Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area6.05.5-0.5
280Canton-Massillon, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area5.85.3-0.5
280Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area6.15.6-0.5
280Dubuque, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area4.13.6-0.5
280Flagstaff, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area7.16.6-0.5
280Gettysburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area4.64.1-0.5
280La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area4.43.9-0.5
280Lawton, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area4.74.2-0.5
280Lewiston, ID-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area4.54.0-0.5
280Lubbock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area4.03.5-0.5
280Madison, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area3.93.4-0.5
280Manhattan, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area3.83.3-0.5
280Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area3.93.4-0.5
280Missoula, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area4.43.9-0.5
280Monroe, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.16.6-0.5
280Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.26.7-0.5
280Olympia-Tumwater, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.45.9-0.5
280Peoria, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.06.5-0.5
280Pocatello, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area4.54.0-0.5
280Rochester, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area3.73.2-0.5
280St. Cloud, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area4.33.8-0.5
280Sioux City, IA-NE-SD Metropolitan Statistical Area4.03.5-0.5
280Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.16.6-0.5
280State College, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area4.33.8-0.5
280Topeka, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area4.84.3-0.5
280Wichita Falls, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area4.84.3-0.5
280Winston-Salem, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area6.05.5-0.5
310Abilene, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area4.33.9-0.4
310Albuquerque, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area6.66.2-0.4
310Baton Rouge, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.85.4-0.4
310Billings, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area3.73.3-0.4
310Burlington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area5.75.3-0.4
310California-Lexington Park, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area5.45.0-0.4
310Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area5.55.1-0.4
310Cheyenne, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area4.33.9-0.4
310Elmira, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area6.35.9-0.4
310Fairbanks, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area5.85.4-0.4
310Grand Forks, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area3.43.0-0.4
310Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area5.75.3-0.4
310Hammond, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.67.2-0.4
310Iowa City, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area3.12.7-0.4
310Laredo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area5.14.7-0.4
310Lawrence, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area4.13.7-0.4
310Lincoln, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area3.02.6-0.4
310Longview, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area8.07.6-0.4
310Mankato-North Mankato, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area3.32.9-0.4
310Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area7.57.1-0.4
310New Orleans-Metairie, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.46.0-0.4
310Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metropolitan Statistical Area3.63.2-0.4
310St. George, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area4.44.0-0.4
310Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.34.9-0.4
310Sumter, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area7.36.9-0.4
310Tucson, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area6.05.6-0.4
310Walla Walla, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.25.8-0.4
310Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area7.97.5-0.4
338Alexandria, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.86.5-0.3
338Asheville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area4.94.6-0.3
338Burlington-South Burlington, VT Metropolitan NECTA3.22.9-0.3
338Columbia, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area5.85.5-0.3
338Fargo, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area2.72.4-0.3
338Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area7.67.3-0.3
338Goldsboro, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area6.46.1-0.3
338Great Falls, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area4.34.0-0.3
338Greenville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area6.46.1-0.3
338Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area5.75.4-0.3
338Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area4.94.6-0.3
338Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area6.66.3-0.3
338Ithaca, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area4.44.1-0.3
338Ogden-Clearfield, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area3.93.6-0.3
338Oklahoma City, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area4.03.7-0.3
338Provo-Orem, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area3.53.2-0.3
338Raleigh, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area5.14.8-0.3
338Salt Lake City, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area3.73.4-0.3
338Shreveport-Bossier City, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area7.16.8-0.3
338Sioux Falls, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area2.92.6-0.3
338Tulsa, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area4.54.2-0.3
338Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area4.64.3-0.3
338Williamsport, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area6.25.9-0.3
361Anchorage, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area5.85.6-0.2
361Bakersfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area10.410.2-0.2
361Duluth, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area5.25.0-0.2
361Logan, UT-ID Metropolitan Statistical Area3.23.0-0.2
361Rapid City, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area3.53.3-0.2
361Santa Fe, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area5.65.4-0.2
367Bismarck, ND Metropolitan Statistical Area2.72.6-0.1
367Corpus Christi, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area5.35.2-0.1
367Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area5.15.0-0.1
367Jacksonville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area6.16.0-0.1
371El Centro, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area24.024.00.0
371Grand Island, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area3.83.80.0
371Las Cruces, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area7.47.40.0
371Victoria, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area4.24.20.0
371Wheeling, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area6.66.60.0
376Charleston, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area6.36.40.1
376Longview, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area4.95.00.1
376San Angelo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area4.04.10.1
379Beckley, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area7.67.80.2
379Morgantown, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area4.85.00.2
381Parkersburg-Vienna, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area6.26.50.3
382Farmington, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area6.47.00.6
382Midland, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area2.93.50.6
384Casper, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area4.04.80.8
384Houma-Thibodaux, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area4.85.60.8
386Lafayette, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area5.46.30.9
387Odessa, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area3.44.61.2

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