Unemployment Rates for Metropolitan Areas, Annual Averages
Metropolitan area 2017
rate
Rank

United States

4.4  

Ames, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.0 1

Boulder, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.3 2

Fort Collins, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.3 2

Urban Honolulu, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.3 2

Burlington-South Burlington, VT Metropolitan NECTA

2.4 5

Fargo, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.4 5

Portsmouth, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA

2.4 5

Dover-Durham, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA

2.5 8

Elkhart-Goshen, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.5 8

Iowa City, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.5 8

Madison, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.5 8

Columbia, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.6 12

Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.6 12

Greeley, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.6 12

Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.6 12

Lincoln, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.6 12

Bismarck, ND Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 17

Idaho Falls, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 17

Logan, UT-ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 17

Manchester, NH Metropolitan NECTA

2.7 17

Mankato-North Mankato, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 17

Portland-South Portland, ME Metropolitan NECTA

2.7 17

Sioux Falls, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 17

Columbus, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 24

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

2.8 24

Fond du Lac, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 24

Grand Forks, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 24

Sheboygan, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 24

Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.9 29

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

2.9 29

Provo-Orem, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.9 29

Rochester, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.9 29

Wausau, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.9 29

Amarillo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 34

Appleton, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 34

Dubuque, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 34

Green Bay, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 34

La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 34

Midland, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 34

Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 34

Oshkosh-Neenah, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 34

Twin Falls, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 34

Austin-Round Rock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 43

Boise City, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 43

Colorado Springs, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 43

Eau Claire, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 43

Manhattan, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 43

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

3.1 43

Pocatello, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 43

Salt Lake City, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 43

College Station-Bryan, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 51

Corvallis, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 51

Grand Island, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 51

Jefferson City, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 51

Jonesboro, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 51

Lawrence, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 51

Lewiston-Auburn, ME Metropolitan NECTA

3.2 51

Lubbock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 51

Sioux City, IA-NE-SD Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 51

Springfield, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 51

Charlottesville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 61

Fort Wayne, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 61

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 61

Lafayette-West Lafayette, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 61

Lewiston, ID-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 61

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

3.3 61

Ogden-Clearfield, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 61

Rapid City, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 61

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 61

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

3.3 61

Billings, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 71

Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH Metropolitan NECTA

3.4 71

Cedar Rapids, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 71

Evansville, IN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 71

Santa Rosa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 71

Winchester, VA-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 71

Ann Arbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 77

Bangor, ME Metropolitan NECTA

3.5 77

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

3.5 77

Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 77

Joplin, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 77

Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 77

Missoula, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 77

St. Cloud, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 77

St. George, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 77

St. Joseph, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 77

San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 77

Sherman-Denison, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 77

Staunton-Waynesboro, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 77

Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 77

Asheville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 91

Knoxville, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 91

Napa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 91

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

3.6 91

Topeka, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 91

Abilene, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 96

Bloomington, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 96

Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 96

Cheyenne, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 96

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 96

Gettysburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 96

Great Falls, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 96

Harrisonburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 96

Janesville-Beloit, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 96

Lexington-Fayette, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 96

San Angelo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 96

South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 96

State College, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 96

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

3.7 96

Wichita Falls, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 96

Cape Girardeau, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 111

Cleveland, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 111

Gainesville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 111

Grand Junction, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 111

Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 111

Kansas City, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 111

Kokomo, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 111

Lancaster, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 111

Oklahoma City, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 111

Roanoke, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 111

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

3.8 111

Chattanooga, TN-GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 122

Coeur d'Alene, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 122

Danbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA

3.9 122

Enid, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 122

Gainesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 122

Huntsville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 122

Lake Charles, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 122

Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 122

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

3.9 122

Raleigh, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 122

Richmond, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 122

Waco, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 122

Auburn-Opelika, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 134

Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 134

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

4.0 134

Hot Springs, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 134

Jackson, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 134

Jacksonville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 134

Morgantown, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 134

North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 134

Racine, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 134

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 134

Tallahassee, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 134

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

4.0 134

Worcester, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA

4.0 134

Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 147

California-Lexington Park, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 147

Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 147

Columbia, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 147

Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 147

Daphne-Fairhope-Foley, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 147

Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 147

Johnson City, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 147

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

4.1 147

Lansing-East Lansing, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 147

Lebanon, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 147

Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 147

Morristown, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 147

Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 147

Odessa, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 147

Panama City, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 147

Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 147

Pueblo, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 147

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 147

Spartanburg, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 147

Trenton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 147

Tyler, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 147

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

4.1 147

Bend-Redmond, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 170

Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 170

Bloomington, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 170

Burlington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 170

Fort Smith, AR-OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 170

Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 170

Killeen-Temple, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 170

Laredo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 170

Montgomery, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 170

Reno, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 170

Wichita, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 170

Wilmington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 170

Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 182

Bowling Green, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 182

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

4.3 182

Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 182

Decatur, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 182

Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 182

Ithaca, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 182

Kalamazoo-Portage, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 182

Leominster-Gardner, MA Metropolitan NECTA

4.3 182

Lynchburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 182

Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 182

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

4.3 182

Muncie, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 182

Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 182

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 182

Salem, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 182

Springfield, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 182

Terre Haute, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 182

Winston-Salem, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 182

York-Hanover, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 182

Athens-Clarke County, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 202

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 202

Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 202

Champaign-Urbana, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 202

Dothan, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 202

Eugene, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 202

Jackson, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 202

Lawton, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 202

Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metropolitan NECTA

4.4 202

Savannah, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 202

Tulsa, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 202

Tuscaloosa, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 202

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 214

Barnstable Town, MA Metropolitan NECTA

4.5 214

Baton Rouge, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 214

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

4.5 214

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

4.5 214

Hattiesburg, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 214

Kingston, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 214

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

4.5 214

Michigan City-La Porte, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 214

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

4.5 214

Owensboro, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 214

Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 214

Pittsfield, MA Metropolitan NECTA

4.5 214

Prescott, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 214

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

4.5 214

Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 214

Texarkana, TX-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 214

Tucson, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 214

Dayton, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 232

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 232

Duluth, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 232

El Paso, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 232

Gadsden, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 232

Jackson, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 232

Midland, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 232

New Bern, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 232

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

4.6 232

Reading, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 232

Springfield, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA

4.6 232

Valdosta, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 232

Albany, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 244

Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metropolitan NECTA

4.7 244

Clarksville, TN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 244

Elizabethtown-Fort Knox, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 244

Greensboro-High Point, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 244

Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT Metropolitan NECTA

4.7 244

Medford, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 244

Monroe, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 244

New Haven, CT Metropolitan NECTA

4.7 244

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

4.7 244

Punta Gorda, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 244

Altoona, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 255

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

4.8 255

Florence, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 255

Greenville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 255

Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 255

New Orleans-Metairie, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 255

Niles-Benton Harbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 255

Port St. Lucie, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 255

Springfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 255

Vallejo-Fairfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 255

Victoria, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 255

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

4.9 266

Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 266

Battle Creek, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 266

Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 266

Bremerton-Silverdale, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 266

Brunswick, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 266

Carbondale-Marion, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 266

Dover, DE Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 266

Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 266

Olympia-Tumwater, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 266

Rochester, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 266

Santa Fe, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 266

Warner Robins, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 266

Akron, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 279

Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 279

Bellingham, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 279

Glens Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 279

Goldsboro, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 279

Hinesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 279

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

5.0 279

Lima, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 279

Ocala, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 279

Pine Bluff, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 279

Pittsburgh, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 279

Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 279

Walla Walla, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 279

Carson City, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 292

Macon-Bibb County, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 292

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 292

Syracuse, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 292

Utica-Rome, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 292

Wenatchee, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 292

Canton-Massillon, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 298

Casper, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 298

Jacksonville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 298

Longview, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 298

Mobile, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 298

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

5.2 298

Rome, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 298

Sumter, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 298

Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 306

Charleston, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 306

Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 306

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 306

Monroe, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 306

Muskegon, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 306

Albany, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 312

Albuquerque, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 312

Columbus, GA-AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 312

Grants Pass, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 312

Houma-Thibodaux, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 312

Mansfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 312

Saginaw, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 312

Toledo, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 312

Bay City, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 320

Binghamton, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 320

Elmira, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 320

Flagstaff, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 320

Kankakee, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 320

Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 320

Salisbury, MD-DE Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 320

Shreveport-Bossier City, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 320

Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 320

Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 329

Dalton, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 329

Decatur, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 329

Flint, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 329

Lafayette, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 329

Parkersburg-Vienna, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 329

Peoria, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 329

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

5.6 329

Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 329

Williamsport, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 329

Alexandria, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 339

Beckley, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 339

Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 339

Erie, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 339

Fayetteville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 339

Hammond, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 339

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

5.7 339

New Bedford, MA Metropolitan NECTA

5.7 339

Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 339

Sebring, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 339

Wheeling, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 339

Chico, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 350

Corpus Christi, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 350

East Stroudsburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 350

Kennewick-Richland, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 350

Redding, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 350

Waterbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA

5.8 350

Homosassa Springs, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 356

Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 356

Johnstown, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 358

Fairbanks, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 359

Longview, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 359

The Villages, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 359

Anchorage, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 362

Danville, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 363

Las Cruces, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 363

Rockford, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 363

Rocky Mount, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 363

Watertown-Fort Drum, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 363

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

6.7 368

Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 369

Yakima, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 369

Brownsville-Harlingen, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.9 371

Stockton-Lodi, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.0 372

Vineland-Bridgeton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.0 372

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 374

Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.2 375

Farmington, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.2 375

Salinas, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.2 375

McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.5 378

Modesto, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.5 378

Madera, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.1 380

Yuba City, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.2 381

Fresno, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.5 382

Hanford-Corcoran, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.9 383

Bakersfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

9.2 384

Ocean City, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

9.2 384

Merced, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

9.4 386

Visalia-Porterville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

10.4 387

Yuma, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

17.0 388

El Centro, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

19.5 389

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 19, 2019