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Local Area Unemployment Statistics
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Over-the-Year Change in Unemployment Rates for Metropolitan Areas, Annual Averages
Metropolitan area 2018
rate
2019
rate
Over-the-year
Change Rank

United States

3.9 3.7 -0.2  

Ocean City, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.4 7.2 -1.2 1

Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 3.5 -1.1 2

Dothan, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.0 -1.0 3

Auburn-Opelika, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 2.7 -0.9 4

Danville, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 5.1 -0.9 4

Daphne-Fairhope-Foley, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 2.7 -0.9 4

Decatur, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 2.7 -0.9 4

Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.4 -0.9 4

Mobile, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 3.7 -0.9 4

Tuscaloosa, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 2.8 -0.9 4

Vineland-Bridgeton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 5.5 -0.9 4

Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 2.7 -0.8 12

Huntsville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 2.6 -0.8 12

Montgomery, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.0 -0.8 12

New Bedford, MA Metropolitan NECTA

5.2 4.4 -0.8 12

Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.1 -0.7 16

Carson City, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 3.9 -0.7 16

Florence, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.1 -0.7 16

Gadsden, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.3 -0.7 16

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.0 -0.7 16

Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 2.8 -0.7 16

Sumter, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.4 -0.7 16

Warner Robins, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 3.5 -0.7 16

Albany, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.3 -0.6 24

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.2 -0.6 24

Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 3.6 -0.6 24

Beckley, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.0 -0.6 24

Brownsville-Harlingen, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 5.5 -0.6 24

Carbondale-Marion, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.1 -0.6 24

Casper, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 3.9 -0.6 24

Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.0 -0.6 24

Columbia, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 2.7 -0.6 24

Columbus, GA-AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.0 -0.6 24

Corpus Christi, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.3 -0.6 24

El Centro, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

18.9 18.3 -0.6 24

Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.7 -0.6 24

Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 2.6 -0.6 24

Macon-Bibb County, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.7 -0.6 24

Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.0 -0.6 24

Ocala, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 3.8 -0.6 24

Pueblo, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.1 -0.6 24

Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 3.8 -0.6 24

Spartanburg, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 2.6 -0.6 24

Texarkana, TX-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.3 -0.6 24

The Villages, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.6 -0.6 24

Waterbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA

5.2 4.6 -0.6 24

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 5.5 -0.5 47

California-Lexington Park, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.3 -0.5 47

Champaign-Urbana, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.8 -0.5 47

Charleston, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.8 -0.5 47

Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.9 2.4 -0.5 47

Colorado Springs, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.3 -0.5 47

Grand Junction, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.4 -0.5 47

Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 2.6 -0.5 47

Hinesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 3.7 -0.5 47

Homosassa Springs, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.8 -0.5 47

Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.8 -0.5 47

Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 3.7 -0.5 47

Leominster-Gardner, MA Metropolitan NECTA

3.9 3.4 -0.5 47

Lima, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.0 -0.5 47

Modesto, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 6.0 -0.5 47

New Haven, CT Metropolitan NECTA

4.1 3.6 -0.5 47

Ogden-Clearfield, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 2.6 -0.5 47

Pittsfield, MA Metropolitan NECTA

4.2 3.7 -0.5 47

Port St. Lucie, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 3.7 -0.5 47

Rocky Mount, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.2 -0.5 47

Rome, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.8 -0.5 47

Salt Lake City, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 2.5 -0.5 47

Springfield, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA

4.1 3.6 -0.5 47

Toledo, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.4 -0.5 47

Valdosta, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.5 -0.5 47

Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 5.6 -0.5 47

Anchorage, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.5 -0.4 73

Athens-Clarke County, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.3 -0.4 73

Bakersfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.1 7.7 -0.4 73

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.6 -0.4 73

Barnstable Town, MA Metropolitan NECTA

4.1 3.7 -0.4 73

Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH Metropolitan NECTA

3.0 2.6 -0.4 73

Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metropolitan NECTA

4.1 3.7 -0.4 73

Brunswick, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.4 -0.4 73

Canton-Massillon, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.5 -0.4 73

Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.1 -0.4 73

Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 2.7 -0.4 73

Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.5 -0.4 73

El Paso, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 3.8 -0.4 73

Elmira, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.2 -0.4 73

Fresno, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.6 7.2 -0.4 73

Gainesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 2.8 -0.4 73

Grants Pass, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.0 -0.4 73

Greeley, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.9 2.5 -0.4 73

Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT Metropolitan NECTA

4.2 3.8 -0.4 73

Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.0 -0.4 73

Jacksonville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.1 -0.4 73

Kankakee, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.0 -0.4 73

Logan, UT-ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.6 2.2 -0.4 73

Longview, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.7 -0.4 73

Mansfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.5 -0.4 73

Morgantown, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.9 -0.4 73

Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.1 -0.4 73

North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.1 -0.4 73

Norwich-New London-Westerly, CT-RI Metropolitan NECTA

4.0 3.6 -0.4 73

Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.0 -0.4 73

Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.2 -0.4 73

Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.1 -0.4 73

Peoria, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.7 -0.4 73

Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metropolitan NECTA

4.0 3.6 -0.4 73

Provo-Orem, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 2.4 -0.4 73

Punta Gorda, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.7 -0.4 73

Savannah, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.2 -0.4 73

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.3 -0.4 73

Sebring, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.5 -0.4 73

Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.2 -0.4 73

Trenton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.2 -0.4 73

Victoria, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.4 -0.4 73

Worcester, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA

3.6 3.2 -0.4 73

Yuba City, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.2 6.8 -0.4 73

Abilene, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.0 -0.3 117

Akron, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.3 -0.3 117

Albany, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.3 -0.3 117

Bangor, ME Metropolitan NECTA

3.3 3.0 -0.3 117

Bloomington, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.8 -0.3 117

Bloomington, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.4 -0.3 117

Boulder, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 2.4 -0.3 117

Charlottesville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 2.5 -0.3 117

Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.8 -0.3 117

Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.7 -0.3 117

Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.6 -0.3 117

Dalton, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.6 -0.3 117

Danbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA

3.5 3.2 -0.3 117

Dayton, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.0 -0.3 117

Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 2.7 -0.3 117

Eugene, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.1 -0.3 117

Fairbanks, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.4 -0.3 117

Fort Collins, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 2.4 -0.3 117

Gainesville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.0 -0.3 117

Harrisonburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 2.7 -0.3 117

Hot Springs, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.7 -0.3 117

Houma-Thibodaux, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.6 -0.3 117

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.0 -0.3 117

Jackson, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.5 -0.3 117

Jacksonville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.6 -0.3 117

Killeen-Temple, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.8 -0.3 117

Lafayette-West Lafayette, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 2.9 -0.3 117

Lawton, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.6 -0.3 117

Lubbock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 2.8 -0.3 117

Lynchburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.2 -0.3 117

McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 6.2 -0.3 117

Medford, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.4 -0.3 117

Merced, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.4 8.1 -0.3 117

Midland, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.7 -0.3 117

Monroe, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 3.9 -0.3 117

Muskegon, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.3 -0.3 117

New Bern, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.0 -0.3 117

New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.7 -0.3 117

Niles-Benton Harbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.0 -0.3 117

Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.5 -0.3 117

Redding, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.7 -0.3 117

Reno, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.2 -0.3 117

Richmond, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 2.9 -0.3 117

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.0 -0.3 117

St. George, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.0 -0.3 117

Salisbury, MD-DE Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.6 -0.3 117

Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.7 -0.3 117

Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.7 -0.3 117

Springfield, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.0 -0.3 117

Springfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.3 -0.3 117

Staunton-Waynesboro, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.9 2.6 -0.3 117

Tallahassee, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.2 -0.3 117

Tyler, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.3 -0.3 117

Vallejo-Fairfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.7 -0.3 117

Waco, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.3 -0.3 117

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.1 -0.3 117

Wilmington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.6 -0.3 117

Winchester, VA-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 2.7 -0.3 117

Yuma, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

16.7 16.4 -0.3 117

Ann Arbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 2.9 -0.2 176

Austin-Round Rock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.9 2.7 -0.2 176

Bend-Redmond, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.9 -0.2 176

Binghamton, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.6 -0.2 176

Bismarck, ND Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 2.6 -0.2 176

Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.0 -0.2 176

Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.4 -0.2 176

Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.5 -0.2 176

Chattanooga, TN-GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.3 -0.2 176

Cheyenne, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.5 -0.2 176

Cleveland, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.5 -0.2 176

College Station-Bryan, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 2.8 -0.2 176

Columbus, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 2.5 -0.2 176

Corvallis, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 2.9 -0.2 176

Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.3 -0.2 176

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.3 -0.2 176

Decatur, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.3 -0.2 176

Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR-MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 2.6 -0.2 176

Fort Smith, AR-OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.6 -0.2 176

Goldsboro, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.1 -0.2 176

Jonesboro, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 2.9 -0.2 176

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.0 -0.2 176

Madera, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 6.9 -0.2 176

Muncie, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.9 -0.2 176

Napa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 2.8 -0.2 176

Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 2.6 -0.2 176

Oklahoma City, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.0 -0.2 176

Owensboro, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.9 -0.2 176

Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.6 -0.2 176

Panama City, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.9 -0.2 176

Parkersburg-Vienna, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.3 -0.2 176

Portland-South Portland, ME Metropolitan NECTA

2.6 2.4 -0.2 176

Roanoke, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 2.8 -0.2 176

Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.6 -0.2 176

Salem, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.0 -0.2 176

Salinas, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 6.2 -0.2 176

San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.1 -0.2 176

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.2 -0.2 176

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 2.6 -0.2 176

Santa Fe, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.9 -0.2 176

Sherman-Denison, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.1 -0.2 176

Stockton-Lodi, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 5.9 -0.2 176

Terre Haute, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.3 -0.2 176

Tulsa, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.3 -0.2 176

Utica-Rome, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.4 -0.2 176

Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.1 -0.2 176

Visalia-Porterville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

9.8 9.6 -0.2 176

Wichita Falls, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.1 -0.2 176

Wichita, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.4 -0.2 176

Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.7 -0.1 225

Alexandria, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.2 -0.1 225

Amarillo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 2.6 -0.1 225

Asheville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.1 -0.1 225

Battle Creek, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.1 -0.1 225

Bay City, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.7 -0.1 225

Billings, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.2 -0.1 225

Boise City, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 2.7 -0.1 225

Bremerton-Silverdale, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.6 -0.1 225

Burlington-South Burlington, VT Metropolitan NECTA

2.0 1.9 -0.1 225

Clarksville, TN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.2 -0.1 225

Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.4 -0.1 225

Enid, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 3.0 -0.1 225

Evansville, IN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.1 -0.1 225

Fargo, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.4 2.3 -0.1 225

Fayetteville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 5.1 -0.1 225

Fort Wayne, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.1 -0.1 225

Glens Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.3 -0.1 225

Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 2.9 -0.1 225

Great Falls, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.4 -0.1 225

Greensboro-High Point, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.1 -0.1 225

Greenville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.2 -0.1 225

Jackson, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.8 -0.1 225

Johnson City, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.7 -0.1 225

Kalamazoo-Portage, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.6 -0.1 225

Kingston, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.8 -0.1 225

Knoxville, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.2 -0.1 225

Kokomo, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.0 -0.1 225

Lafayette, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.8 -0.1 225

Lansing-East Lansing, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.4 -0.1 225

Lawrence, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 2.9 -0.1 225

Lewiston-Auburn, ME Metropolitan NECTA

3.1 3.0 -0.1 225

Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.2 -0.1 225

Longview, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 6.0 -0.1 225

Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.8 -0.1 225

Michigan City-La Porte, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.3 -0.1 225

Missoula, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.2 -0.1 225

New Orleans-Metairie, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.5 -0.1 225

Odessa, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 2.6 -0.1 225

Olympia-Tumwater, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.8 -0.1 225

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.1 -0.1 225

Portsmouth, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA

2.4 2.3 -0.1 225

Raleigh, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.4 -0.1 225

Rochester, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.1 -0.1 225

St. Louis, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area(1)

3.4 3.3 -0.1 225

San Angelo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 3.0 -0.1 225

San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 2.6 -0.1 225

San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 2.9 -0.1 225

Santa Rosa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 2.7 -0.1 225

Shreveport-Bossier City, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 5.1 -0.1 225

Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.4 -0.1 225

Topeka, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.3 -0.1 225

Winston-Salem, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.7 -0.1 225

Albuquerque, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.6 0.0 278

Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.4 0.0 278

Baton Rouge, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.4 0.0 278

Burlington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.8 0.0 278

Cedar Rapids, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.9 2.9 0.0 278

Chico, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.1 0.0 278

Coeur d'Alene, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.6 0.0 278

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.3 0.0 278

Dover, DE Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.2 0.0 278

Dover-Durham, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA

2.4 2.4 0.0 278

Elizabethtown-Fort Knox, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.2 0.0 278

Erie, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.6 0.0 278

Farmington, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.7 0.0 278

Flint, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.9 0.0 278

Gettysburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.3 0.0 278

Grand Forks, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 2.7 0.0 278

Hammond, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.5 0.0 278

Hanford-Corcoran, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.9 7.9 0.0 278

Idaho Falls, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.4 2.4 0.0 278

Iowa City, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.1 2.1 0.0 278

Ithaca, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.6 0.0 278

Kansas City, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.3 0.0 278

Kennewick-Richland, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.6 0.0 278

Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.7 0.0 278

Lancaster, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.4 0.0 278

Laredo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.7 0.0 278

Lewiston, ID-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.3 0.0 278

Lexington-Fayette, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.4 0.0 278

Manchester, NH Metropolitan NECTA

2.4 2.4 0.0 278

Manhattan, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 2.8 0.0 278

Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.2 0.0 278

Midland, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.1 2.1 0.0 278

Morristown, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.8 0.0 278

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.1 0.0 278

Pocatello, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 2.8 0.0 278

Prescott, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.4 0.0 278

Saginaw, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.8 0.0 278

South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.7 0.0 278

Syracuse, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.3 0.0 278

Tucson, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.4 0.0 278

Watertown-Fort Drum, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.6 0.0 278

York-Hanover, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.8 0.0 278

Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.7 0.0 278

Appleton, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 2.9 0.1 321

Bellingham, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 5.0 0.1 321

Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.5 0.1 321

Bowling Green, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 4.0 0.1 321

Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.8 0.1 321

Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.2 0.1 321

Dubuque, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.5 2.6 0.1 321

East Stroudsburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.4 0.1 321

Flagstaff, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.5 0.1 321

Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.7 0.1 321

Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.7 0.1 321

Jefferson City, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.6 2.7 0.1 321

Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.7 0.1 321

Las Cruces, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.7 0.1 321

Lincoln, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 2.8 0.1 321

Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.4 0.1 321

Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 3.1 0.1 321

Pittsburgh, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.3 0.1 321

Rockford, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.7 0.1 321

St. Joseph, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.9 3.0 0.1 321

State College, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.3 0.1 321

Twin Falls, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 2.8 0.1 321

Walla Walla, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 5.0 0.1 321

Williamsport, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.8 0.1 321

Ames, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

1.7 1.9 0.2 345

Cape Girardeau, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 3.2 0.2 345

Columbia, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.2 2.4 0.2 345

Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.5 2.7 0.2 345

Grand Island, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.4 0.2 345

Johnstown, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.3 0.2 345

Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.4 2.6 0.2 345

La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 2.9 0.2 345

Lebanon, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.9 0.2 345

Madison, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.3 2.5 0.2 345

Monroe, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 5.4 0.2 345

Reading, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.3 0.2 345

St. Cloud, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 3.3 0.2 345

Sheboygan, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.5 2.7 0.2 345

Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.7 0.2 345

Sioux City, IA-NE-SD Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 2.9 0.2 345

Sioux Falls, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.6 2.8 0.2 345

Springfield, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 2.9 0.2 345

Urban Honolulu, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.4 2.6 0.2 345

Wenatchee, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 5.1 0.2 345

Wheeling, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 5.4 0.2 345

Altoona, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.5 0.3 366

Duluth, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 4.1 0.3 366

Fond du Lac, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.6 2.9 0.3 366

Joplin, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 3.1 0.3 366

Lake Charles, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 4.1 0.3 366

Mankato-North Mankato, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.4 2.7 0.3 366

Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.5 0.3 366

Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 3.0 0.3 366

Oshkosh-Neenah, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 3.0 0.3 366

Pine Bluff, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 5.2 0.3 366

Rapid City, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.5 0.3 366

Rochester, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.5 2.8 0.3 366

Wausau, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.6 2.9 0.3 366

Eau Claire, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.9 3.3 0.4 379

Green Bay, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 3.2 0.4 379

Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.5 0.4 379

Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 5.4 0.4 379

Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 3.1 0.4 379

Elkhart-Goshen, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.6 3.1 0.5 384

Janesville-Beloit, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.7 0.5 384

Racine, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 4.1 0.5 384

Yakima, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 7.0 0.5 384

Hattiesburg, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.8 0.6 388

Jackson, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.8 0.6 388

Footnotes
(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 17, 2020