Over-the-Year Change in Unemployment Rates for Metropolitan Areas, Not Seasonally Adjusted
Metropolitan area January 2016
rate
January 2017(p)
rate
Over-the-year
Change Rank

United States

5.3 5.1 -0.2  

Yuma, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

16.4 14.3 -2.1 1

Carson City, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.7 5.9 -1.8 2

El Centro, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

21.4 19.6 -1.8 2

Beckley, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.6 6.9 -1.7 4

Reno, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 4.7 -1.6 5

New Bedford, MA Metropolitan NECTA

7.9 6.4 -1.5 6

Ocean City, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

15.5 14.0 -1.5 6

Barnstable Town, MA Metropolitan NECTA

7.6 6.2 -1.4 8

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 5.1 -1.4 8

Grants Pass, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.4 6.1 -1.3 10

Leominster-Gardner, MA Metropolitan NECTA

5.9 4.6 -1.3 10

Vineland-Bridgeton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.5 7.3 -1.2 12

Albany, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 5.2 -1.1 13

Springfield, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA

6.0 4.9 -1.1 13

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

8.4 7.3 -1.1 13

Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.6 6.6 -1.0 16

Medford, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 5.3 -1.0 16

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

6.5 5.5 -1.0 16

Pittsfield, MA Metropolitan NECTA

6.1 5.1 -1.0 16

Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metropolitan NECTA

6.4 5.4 -1.0 16

St. George, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 3.5 -1.0 16

Charleston, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 5.9 -0.9 22

Coeur d'Alene, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 5.7 -0.9 22

Florence, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 5.4 -0.9 22

Salem, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 4.7 -0.9 22

Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 5.9 -0.9 22

Worcester, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA

5.3 4.4 -0.9 22

Bend-Redmond, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.1 -0.8 28

Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH Metropolitan NECTA

4.3 3.5 -0.8 28

Eugene, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 4.6 -0.8 28

Grand Junction, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 5.8 -0.8 28

Pine Bluff, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 5.6 -0.8 28

Waterbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA

7.5 6.7 -0.8 28

Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

9.1 8.3 -0.8 28

Wheeling, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.6 7.8 -0.8 28

Bloomington, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 4.7 -0.7 36

Colorado Springs, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 3.7 -0.7 36

Dubuque, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.1 -0.7 36

Fort Smith, AR-OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.6 -0.7 36

Greeley, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.3 -0.7 36

Hammond, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.4 6.7 -0.7 36

Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT Metropolitan NECTA

6.1 5.4 -0.7 36

Modesto, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

9.6 8.9 -0.7 36

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

7.8 7.1 -0.7 36

Ogden-Clearfield, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.3 -0.7 36

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

4.9 4.2 -0.7 36

Redding, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.2 7.5 -0.7 36

Spartanburg, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.6 -0.7 36

Bangor, ME Metropolitan NECTA

4.5 3.9 -0.6 49

Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metropolitan NECTA

5.9 5.3 -0.6 49

Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.1 -0.6 49

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

6.6 6.0 -0.6 49

Columbia, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.5 -0.6 49

Corvallis, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.3 -0.6 49

Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.5 6.9 -0.6 49

Elmira, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 5.7 -0.6 49

Fond du Lac, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 3.6 -0.6 49

Hot Springs, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.5 -0.6 49

Jonesboro, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 3.6 -0.6 49

Lake Charles, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.7 -0.6 49

Lewiston-Auburn, ME Metropolitan NECTA

4.1 3.5 -0.6 49

Missoula, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.4 -0.6 49

Morgantown, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 4.8 -0.6 49

New Haven, CT Metropolitan NECTA

6.0 5.4 -0.6 49

Pueblo, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 4.9 -0.6 49

Salt Lake City, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.0 -0.6 49

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.4 -0.6 49

Sumter, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 5.9 -0.6 49

Yuba City, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

11.1 10.5 -0.6 49

Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.6 8.1 -0.5 70

Burlington-South Burlington, VT Metropolitan NECTA

3.1 2.6 -0.5 70

Cedar Rapids, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.1 -0.5 70

Cheyenne, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.6 -0.5 70

Danbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA

5.2 4.7 -0.5 70

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

3.3 2.8 -0.5 70

Flagstaff, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.9 6.4 -0.5 70

Fort Collins, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 2.9 -0.5 70

Great Falls, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.5 -0.5 70

Green Bay, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 3.9 -0.5 70

Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.4 -0.5 70

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

7.3 6.8 -0.5 70

Johnstown, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.4 6.9 -0.5 70

Lebanon, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.3 -0.5 70

Logan, UT-ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 2.9 -0.5 70

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

5.3 4.8 -0.5 70

Michigan City-La Porte, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 6.6 -0.5 70

Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.2 -0.5 70

New Orleans-Metairie, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.4 -0.5 70

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

5.1 4.6 -0.5 70

Racine, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.0 -0.5 70

Salinas, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

11.7 11.2 -0.5 70

Terre Haute, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 5.9 -0.5 70

Wenatchee, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.5 8.0 -0.5 70

Williamsport, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.0 6.5 -0.5 70

Boulder, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 2.6 -0.4 95

Bowling Green, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.9 -0.4 95

California-Lexington Park, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.1 -0.4 95

Chico, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.5 7.1 -0.4 95

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

6.7 6.3 -0.4 95

Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.1 -0.4 95

Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.7 -0.4 95

Dover-Durham, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA

3.1 2.7 -0.4 95

Elkhart-Goshen, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.4 -0.4 95

Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.7 -0.4 95

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

5.1 4.7 -0.4 95

Lafayette, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 6.9 -0.4 95

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

4.0 3.6 -0.4 95

Madera, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

10.4 10.0 -0.4 95

Madison, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.0 -0.4 95

Merced, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

13.0 12.6 -0.4 95

Monroe, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 6.2 -0.4 95

Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.7 7.3 -0.4 95

Muncie, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 5.6 -0.4 95

Oshkosh-Neenah, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.6 -0.4 95

Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.1 -0.4 95

Parkersburg-Vienna, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 6.7 -0.4 95

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

5.2 4.8 -0.4 95

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.5 -0.4 95

Portland-South Portland, ME Metropolitan NECTA

3.4 3.0 -0.4 95

Prescott, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.0 -0.4 95

Provo-Orem, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 2.9 -0.4 95

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

4.6 4.2 -0.4 95

Santa Rosa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.0 -0.4 95

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

6.5 6.1 -0.4 95

Sheboygan, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.4 -0.4 95

Shreveport-Bossier City, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 6.4 -0.4 95

Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.7 7.3 -0.4 95

State College, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.1 -0.4 95

Stockton-Lodi, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

9.1 8.7 -0.4 95

Wausau, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.7 -0.4 95

Ames, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.6 2.3 -0.3 131

Appleton, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.6 -0.3 131

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.6 -0.3 131

Billings, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.1 -0.3 131

Boise City, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.2 -0.3 131

Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.0 -0.3 131

Columbus, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.5 -0.3 131

East Stroudsburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 6.2 -0.3 131

Eau Claire, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.4 -0.3 131

Fort Wayne, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.4 -0.3 131

Gettysburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.1 -0.3 131

Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.2 -0.3 131

Hattiesburg, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.4 -0.3 131

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.2 -0.3 131

Ithaca, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.3 -0.3 131

Jackson, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.0 -0.3 131

La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.2 -0.3 131

Lafayette-West Lafayette, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.1 -0.3 131

Lewiston, ID-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.5 -0.3 131

Longview, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.1 7.8 -0.3 131

Napa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.8 -0.3 131

Olympia-Tumwater, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 6.0 -0.3 131

Pittsburgh, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 5.7 -0.3 131

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.6 -0.3 131

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

5.6 5.3 -0.3 131

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.5 -0.3 131

Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

9.2 8.9 -0.3 131

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

4.9 4.6 -0.3 131

Trenton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.1 -0.3 131

Tucson, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.8 -0.3 131

Vallejo-Fairfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.6 -0.3 131

York-Hanover, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.5 -0.3 131

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

5.4 5.2 -0.2 163

Altoona, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.4 -0.2 163

Baton Rouge, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.3 -0.2 163

Bellingham, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 6.4 -0.2 163

Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.7 -0.2 163

Harrisonburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.9 -0.2 163

Idaho Falls, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.8 -0.2 163

Janesville-Beloit, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.9 -0.2 163

Kokomo, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.9 -0.2 163

Lancaster, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.1 -0.2 163

Lawton, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.5 -0.2 163

Portsmouth, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA

3.0 2.8 -0.2 163

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.7 -0.2 163

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

4.0 3.8 -0.2 163

Staunton-Waynesboro, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.8 -0.2 163

Topeka, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.4 -0.2 163

Utica-Rome, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.7 -0.2 163

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

4.1 3.9 -0.2 163

Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 5.9 -0.1 181

Binghamton, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 6.2 -0.1 181

Bismarck, ND Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.7 -0.1 181

Charlottesville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.7 -0.1 181

Columbia, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 3.0 -0.1 181

Enid, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.2 -0.1 181

Fresno, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

10.7 10.6 -0.1 181

Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 6.4 -0.1 181

Iowa City, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 3.0 -0.1 181

Lawrence, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.5 -0.1 181

Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.7 -0.1 181

Manchester, NH Metropolitan NECTA

3.1 3.0 -0.1 181

Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.6 -0.1 181

Reading, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.9 -0.1 181

Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 5.9 -0.1 181

Savannah, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.2 -0.1 181

Sioux City, IA-NE-SD Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.0 -0.1 181

South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.8 -0.1 181

Syracuse, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.5 -0.1 181

Urban Honolulu, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.9 2.8 -0.1 181

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

4.8 4.7 -0.1 181

Visalia-Porterville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

12.5 12.4 -0.1 181

Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.0 -0.1 181

Wilmington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.3 -0.1 181

Winchester, VA-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.9 -0.1 181

Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.6 0.0 206

Bakersfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

11.1 11.1 0.0 206

Brunswick, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.8 0.0 206

Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 5.0 0.0 206

Dalton, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 7.1 0.0 206

Decatur, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.7 7.7 0.0 206

Dover, DE Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.1 0.0 206

Erie, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 6.6 0.0 206

Evansville, IN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.5 0.0 206

Fargo, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.4 0.0 206

Glens Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 6.1 0.0 206

Hanford-Corcoran, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

11.7 11.7 0.0 206

Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 5.2 0.0 206

Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.3 0.0 206

Lansing-East Lansing, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.3 0.0 206

Las Cruces, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.7 7.7 0.0 206

Lexington-Fayette, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.2 0.0 206

Lincoln, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 3.1 0.0 206

Lubbock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.4 0.0 206

Manhattan, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.4 0.0 206

New Bern, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.7 0.0 206

Oklahoma City, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.1 0.0 206

Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.5 0.0 206

Pocatello, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.3 0.0 206

Richmond, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.3 0.0 206

Roanoke, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.1 0.0 206

Rochester, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 5.2 0.0 206

Salisbury, MD-DE Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.4 7.4 0.0 206

Santa Fe, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.5 0.0 206

Sherman-Denison, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 4.0 0.0 206

Springfield, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.8 0.0 206

Tulsa, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.8 0.0 206

Walla Walla, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.2 7.2 0.0 206

Wichita Falls, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.5 0.0 206

Wichita, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.7 0.0 206

Yakima, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

11.1 11.1 0.0 206

Albany, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 6.4 0.1 242

Albuquerque, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 6.2 0.1 242

Alexandria, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 6.6 0.1 242

Asheville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.6 0.1 242

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 5.3 0.1 242

Bremerton-Silverdale, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 6.0 0.1 242

Burlington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 5.1 0.1 242

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

5.0 5.1 0.1 242

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

4.6 4.7 0.1 242

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 4.0 0.1 242

Duluth, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 6.7 0.1 242

Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.8 0.1 242

Fayetteville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.7 6.8 0.1 242

Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 7.4 0.1 242

Grand Forks, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.6 0.1 242

Greensboro-High Point, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.6 0.1 242

Houma-Thibodaux, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.7 6.8 0.1 242

Jefferson City, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.8 0.1 242

Laredo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 5.0 0.1 242

Lynchburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.8 0.1 242

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

5.0 5.1 0.1 242

Midland, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 4.1 0.1 242

Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.9 0.1 242

Owensboro, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.4 0.1 242

Raleigh, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.7 0.1 242

Rapid City, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.6 0.1 242

Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 6.2 0.1 242

Sebring, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.7 6.8 0.1 242

Sioux Falls, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 2.8 0.1 242

Springfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 6.0 0.1 242

Winston-Salem, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.2 0.1 242

Anchorage, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 6.4 0.2 273

Bloomington, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 6.1 0.2 273

Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.8 0.2 273

Carbondale-Marion, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 7.0 0.2 273

Champaign-Urbana, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 6.1 0.2 273

College Station-Bryan, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.7 0.2 273

Columbus, GA-AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 7.0 0.2 273

Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.8 0.2 273

Dayton, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.5 0.2 273

Decatur, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 6.5 0.2 273

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

5.5 5.7 0.2 273

El Paso, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 5.2 0.2 273

Fairbanks, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 6.6 0.2 273

Goldsboro, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 6.2 0.2 273

Greenville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.8 0.2 273

Joplin, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.8 0.2 273

Kansas City, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.5 0.2 273

Kennewick-Richland, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.5 8.7 0.2 273

Kingston, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 5.0 0.2 273

Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 6.0 0.2 273

Mansfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 6.7 0.2 273

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

4.0 4.2 0.2 273

Monroe, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.6 0.2 273

Ocala, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 6.3 0.2 273

Odessa, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.8 0.2 273

Port St. Lucie, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.7 0.2 273

Punta Gorda, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.8 0.2 273

San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.9 0.2 273

Springfield, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 6.1 0.2 273

St. Joseph, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.3 0.2 273

Tallahassee, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 5.2 0.2 273

Valdosta, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.5 0.2 273

Abilene, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 4.2 0.3 305

Amarillo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 3.4 0.3 305

Ann Arbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 3.4 0.3 305

Athens-Clarke County, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 5.2 0.3 305

Austin-Round Rock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.5 0.3 305

Canton-Massillon, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 6.6 0.3 305

Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 5.0 0.3 305

Casper, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 7.6 0.3 305

Elizabethtown-Fort Knox, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.6 0.3 305

Flint, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 6.2 0.3 305

Gainesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.8 0.3 305

Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.7 0.3 305

Homosassa Springs, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.2 7.5 0.3 305

Jacksonville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 5.2 0.3 305

Killeen-Temple, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.7 0.3 305

Macon-Bibb County, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 6.2 0.3 305

Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 5.0 0.3 305

North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 5.0 0.3 305

Panama City, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.9 0.3 305

Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.4 0.3 305

Rochester, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 4.2 0.3 305

Rocky Mount, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.6 7.9 0.3 305

Rome, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 6.5 0.3 305

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

4.8 5.1 0.3 305

Texarkana, TX-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 5.1 0.3 305

The Villages, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 7.6 0.3 305

Toledo, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.9 0.3 305

Waco, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 4.2 0.3 305

Warner Robins, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 6.0 0.3 305

Watertown-Fort Drum, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.4 7.7 0.3 305

Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 7.5 0.4 335

Auburn-Opelika, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.8 0.4 335

Battle Creek, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 5.1 0.4 335

Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 6.2 0.4 335

Cape Girardeau, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.8 0.4 335

Danville, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.2 8.6 0.4 335

Daphne-Fairhope-Foley, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 6.4 0.4 335

Gainesville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.8 0.4 335

Huntsville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.8 0.4 335

Jackson, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 5.3 0.4 335

Jacksonville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 6.3 0.4 335

Kankakee, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.9 8.3 0.4 335

San Angelo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.6 0.4 335

Tyler, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.7 0.4 335

Akron, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 6.3 0.5 349

Dothan, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 6.7 0.5 349

Grand Island, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.9 0.5 349

Hinesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 6.3 0.5 349

Kalamazoo-Portage, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.8 0.5 349

Mankato-North Mankato, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.9 0.5 349

Midland, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 5.4 0.5 349

Montgomery, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 6.4 0.5 349

Saginaw, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 6.0 0.5 349

St. Cloud, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 5.4 0.5 349

Tuscaloosa, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 6.6 0.5 349

Bay City, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 6.3 0.6 360

Gadsden, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 6.8 0.6 360

Muskegon, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 5.8 0.6 360

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

3.7 4.3 0.6 360

Niles-Benton Harbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.7 0.6 360

Peoria, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.7 8.3 0.6 360

Chattanooga, TN-GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 5.6 0.7 366

Lima, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 6.2 0.7 366

Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 6.0 0.7 366

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 6.2 0.8 369

Jackson, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 6.0 0.8 369

McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.2 9.0 0.8 369

Morristown, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 6.4 0.8 369

Brownsville-Harlingen, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.2 8.1 0.9 373

Clarksville, TN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 6.3 0.9 373

Cleveland, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 5.5 0.9 373

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

4.9 5.8 0.9 373

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

5.0 5.9 0.9 373

Knoxville, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 5.4 0.9 373

Mobile, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.2 8.1 0.9 373

Corpus Christi, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 6.8 1.0 380

Longview, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 6.6 1.1 381

Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 5.7 1.2 382

Johnson City, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 6.5 1.2 382

Victoria, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 5.8 1.2 382

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.9 8.2 1.3 385

Farmington, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.2 9.5 1.3 385

Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 6.6 1.5 387

Rockford, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.8 11.1 3.3 388

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary
(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. Estimates for the current month are subject to revision the following month.

 

Last Modified Date: March 17, 2017