Over-the-Year Change in Unemployment Rates for Metropolitan Areas, Not Seasonally Adjusted
Metropolitan area March 2017
rate
March 2018(p)
rate
Over-the-year
Change Rank

United States

4.6 4.1 -0.5  

Rockford, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.4 5.1 -3.3 1

El Centro, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

18.4 15.3 -3.1 2

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

8.5 5.7 -2.8 3

Farmington, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.8 5.5 -2.3 4

Hanford-Corcoran, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

11.2 9.2 -2.0 5

Bakersfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

11.5 9.6 -1.9 6

Merced, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

12.0 10.2 -1.8 7

Odessa, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 3.1 -1.8 7

Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 3.4 -1.7 9

Madera, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

9.9 8.2 -1.7 9

Modesto, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.8 7.1 -1.7 9

Yuba City, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

10.4 8.7 -1.7 9

Fresno, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

10.3 8.7 -1.6 13

Houma-Thibodaux, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 4.4 -1.6 13

Stockton-Lodi, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.2 6.6 -1.6 13

Visalia-Porterville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

12.6 11.0 -1.6 13

Lafayette, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 4.6 -1.5 17

Salinas, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

10.9 9.4 -1.5 17

Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 4.7 -1.4 19

Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.7 6.3 -1.4 19

Casper, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 4.7 -1.3 21

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 4.1 -1.3 21

Alexandria, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 4.7 -1.2 23

Chico, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 5.3 -1.2 23

Gadsden, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.0 -1.2 23

Hammond, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 4.6 -1.2 23

Johnstown, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 5.4 -1.2 23

Longview, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 4.5 -1.2 23

Mobile, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 4.6 -1.2 23

Redding, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.9 5.7 -1.2 23

Tuscaloosa, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 3.7 -1.2 23

Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 3.5 -1.1 32

Decatur, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 3.7 -1.1 32

Elizabethtown-Fort Knox, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.2 -1.1 32

Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.2 -1.1 32

Huntsville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 3.4 -1.1 32

Midland, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 2.4 -1.1 32

Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 3.6 -1.1 32

Rome, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.2 -1.1 32

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

5.0 3.9 -1.1 32

Vallejo-Fairfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.1 -1.1 32

Akron, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 4.5 -1.0 42

Albuquerque, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 4.7 -1.0 42

Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 4.5 -1.0 42

Auburn-Opelika, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 3.6 -1.0 42

Clarksville, TN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.1 -1.0 42

Daphne-Fairhope-Foley, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 3.5 -1.0 42

Janesville-Beloit, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 3.4 -1.0 42

Mansfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 4.8 -1.0 42

Peoria, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 5.1 -1.0 42

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 3.2 -1.0 42

Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 4.4 -1.0 42

Shreveport-Bossier City, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 4.7 -1.0 42

Dothan, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.0 -0.9 54

Duluth, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 4.8 -0.9 54

Erie, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 5.4 -0.9 54

Las Cruces, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 6.4 -0.9 54

Lima, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.2 -0.9 54

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

3.8 2.9 -0.9 54

Springfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.0 -0.9 54

Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.2 -0.9 54

Albany, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 4.7 -0.8 62

Altoona, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.4 -0.8 62

Brunswick, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.1 -0.8 62

Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.0 -0.8 62

Columbus, GA-AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 4.8 -0.8 62

Dayton, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 3.9 -0.8 62

Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.5 -0.8 62

Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 1.9 -0.8 62

Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 3.7 -0.8 62

McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.7 6.9 -0.8 62

Monroe, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 4.7 -0.8 62

Montgomery, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 3.8 -0.8 62

Napa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.2 -0.8 62

New Orleans-Metairie, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.0 -0.8 62

Pittsburgh, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 4.7 -0.8 62

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 2.7 -0.8 62

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

3.5 2.7 -0.8 62

Santa Fe, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.2 -0.8 62

Santa Rosa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 2.8 -0.8 62

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

6.2 5.4 -0.8 62

Toledo, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.5 -0.8 62

Victoria, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.3 -0.8 62

Athens-Clarke County, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 3.8 -0.7 84

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.0 -0.7 84

Bangor, ME Metropolitan NECTA

3.8 3.1 -0.7 84

Baton Rouge, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 3.8 -0.7 84

Brownsville-Harlingen, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.2 6.5 -0.7 84

Champaign-Urbana, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 3.8 -0.7 84

Chattanooga, TN-GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 3.5 -0.7 84

Coeur d'Alene, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.2 -0.7 84

Danville, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 5.8 -0.7 84

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

4.9 4.2 -0.7 84

Gainesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.3 -0.7 84

Hattiesburg, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 3.7 -0.7 84

Hinesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.6 -0.7 84

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

4.5 3.8 -0.7 84

Knoxville, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.2 -0.7 84

Kokomo, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.2 -0.7 84

Lake Charles, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.3 -0.7 84

Lewiston-Auburn, ME Metropolitan NECTA

3.5 2.8 -0.7 84

Lexington-Fayette, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 3.5 -0.7 84

Macon-Bibb County, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.5 -0.7 84

Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 3.9 -0.7 84

Owensboro, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.2 -0.7 84

Pocatello, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 2.7 -0.7 84

Racine, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 3.7 -0.7 84

Savannah, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 3.8 -0.7 84

The Villages, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 5.4 -0.7 84

Warner Robins, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.2 -0.7 84

Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 6.6 -0.7 84

Williamsport, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 5.7 -0.7 84

Bloomington, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 3.8 -0.6 113

Bowling Green, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 3.9 -0.6 113

Canton-Massillon, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.1 -0.6 113

Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.7 -0.6 113

Cleveland, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 3.6 -0.6 113

Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.5 -0.6 113

Dalton, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.3 -0.6 113

Dubuque, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.1 -0.6 113

Evansville, IN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.0 -0.6 113

Flagstaff, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 5.5 -0.6 113

Fort Wayne, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 2.9 -0.6 113

Homosassa Springs, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.2 -0.6 113

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

5.2 4.6 -0.6 113

Iowa City, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 2.1 -0.6 113

Johnson City, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 3.8 -0.6 113

Kankakee, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.2 -0.6 113

Kansas City, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 3.6 -0.6 113

Laredo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.0 -0.6 113

Lewiston, ID-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.5 -0.6 113

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

4.4 3.8 -0.6 113

Lynchburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 3.8 -0.6 113

Morristown, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.7 -0.6 113

Muncie, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 3.8 -0.6 113

Ocala, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.4 -0.6 113

Punta Gorda, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.0 -0.6 113

San Angelo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.4 -0.6 113

Staunton-Waynesboro, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.1 -0.6 113

Tulsa, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 3.9 -0.6 113

Tyler, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.7 -0.6 113

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

4.2 3.6 -0.6 113

Wheeling, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.7 6.1 -0.6 113

Boise City, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 2.9 -0.5 144

Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.4 -0.5 144

Cape Girardeau, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.6 -0.5 144

Charlottesville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 2.9 -0.5 144

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

4.8 4.3 -0.5 144

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

3.5 3.0 -0.5 144

Danbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA

4.4 3.9 -0.5 144

Decatur, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.2 -0.5 144

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

4.4 3.9 -0.5 144

Dover, DE Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.5 -0.5 144

Enid, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.6 -0.5 144

Gettysburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.3 -0.5 144

Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.8 -0.5 144

Harrisonburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.3 -0.5 144

Jackson, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.8 -0.5 144

Jackson, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.8 -0.5 144

Jacksonville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.5 -0.5 144

La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 2.9 -0.5 144

Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.1 -0.5 144

Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.1 -0.5 144

Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.3 -0.5 144

Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.8 -0.5 144

Panama City, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 3.7 -0.5 144

Port St. Lucie, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.2 -0.5 144

Portland-South Portland, ME Metropolitan NECTA

2.9 2.4 -0.5 144

Reno, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.1 -0.5 144

Richmond, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.5 -0.5 144

Roanoke, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.4 -0.5 144

Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.3 -0.5 144

Sioux City, IA-NE-SD Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.1 -0.5 144

State College, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.2 -0.5 144

Valdosta, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.1 -0.5 144

Waterbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA

6.5 6.0 -0.5 144

Yakima, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.1 7.6 -0.5 144

York-Hanover, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 3.9 -0.5 144

Ames, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.1 1.7 -0.4 179

Appleton, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 2.8 -0.4 179

Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.6 7.2 -0.4 179

Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.4 -0.4 179

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.0 6.6 -0.4 179

Bloomington, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.5 -0.4 179

Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.1 -0.4 179

Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metropolitan NECTA

5.0 4.6 -0.4 179

Burlington-South Burlington, VT Metropolitan NECTA

2.7 2.3 -0.4 179

Cedar Rapids, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.3 -0.4 179

Corpus Christi, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.5 -0.4 179

Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 2.9 -0.4 179

Eau Claire, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.2 -0.4 179

El Paso, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.5 -0.4 179

Elkhart-Goshen, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.6 2.2 -0.4 179

Green Bay, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.0 -0.4 179

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.0 -0.4 179

Joplin, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.2 -0.4 179

Lafayette-West Lafayette, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.0 -0.4 179

Lancaster, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.4 -0.4 179

Lebanon, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.9 -0.4 179

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

3.1 2.7 -0.4 179

New Haven, CT Metropolitan NECTA

5.0 4.6 -0.4 179

North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.4 -0.4 179

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

5.0 4.6 -0.4 179

Oklahoma City, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.5 -0.4 179

Oshkosh-Neenah, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 2.7 -0.4 179

Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.7 -0.4 179

Prescott, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.3 -0.4 179

Reading, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.4 -0.4 179

Sebring, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.9 -0.4 179

Springfield, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.1 -0.4 179

Springfield, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA

5.0 4.6 -0.4 179

Springfield, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.2 -0.4 179

Tallahassee, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.6 -0.4 179

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

4.0 3.6 -0.4 179

Urban Honolulu, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.3 1.9 -0.4 179

Wausau, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 2.9 -0.4 179

Winchester, VA-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.2 -0.4 179

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

5.2 4.9 -0.3 218

Barnstable Town, MA Metropolitan NECTA

6.1 5.8 -0.3 218

Burlington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.0 -0.3 218

Carbondale-Marion, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.6 -0.3 218

Cheyenne, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.8 -0.3 218

College Station-Bryan, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.0 -0.3 218

Columbus, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 2.5 -0.3 218

East Stroudsburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 5.9 -0.3 218

Fond du Lac, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 2.7 -0.3 218

Gainesville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.4 -0.3 218

Grand Island, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.0 -0.3 218

Grand Junction, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.0 -0.3 218

Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT Metropolitan NECTA

5.0 4.7 -0.3 218

Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 3.9 -0.3 218

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

6.1 5.8 -0.3 218

Killeen-Temple, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.1 -0.3 218

Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 5.7 -0.3 218

Leominster-Gardner, MA Metropolitan NECTA

4.8 4.5 -0.3 218

Michigan City-La Porte, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.6 -0.3 218

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

3.6 3.3 -0.3 218

Monroe, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.2 -0.3 218

Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.4 -0.3 218

New Bedford, MA Metropolitan NECTA

6.5 6.2 -0.3 218

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

4.7 4.4 -0.3 218

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.1 -0.3 218

St. Cloud, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.1 -0.3 218

St. Joseph, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.5 -0.3 218

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

4.0 3.7 -0.3 218

Salisbury, MD-DE Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 6.1 -0.3 218

Sheboygan, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.9 2.6 -0.3 218

South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.6 -0.3 218

Terre Haute, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.2 -0.3 218

Tucson, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.3 -0.3 218

Wichita Falls, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.7 -0.3 218

Wichita, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 3.9 -0.3 218

Worcester, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA

4.3 4.0 -0.3 218

Abilene, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.5 -0.2 254

Amarillo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.0 -0.2 254

Asheville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.5 -0.2 254

Austin-Round Rock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.1 -0.2 254

Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH Metropolitan NECTA

3.6 3.4 -0.2 254

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

4.2 4.0 -0.2 254

Corvallis, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.1 -0.2 254

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.7 -0.2 254

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.3 -0.2 254

Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.8 -0.2 254

Fayetteville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.4 -0.2 254

Goldsboro, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.8 -0.2 254

Greensboro-High Point, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.5 -0.2 254

Idaho Falls, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 2.8 -0.2 254

Jefferson City, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.1 -0.2 254

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.1 -0.2 254

Madison, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.6 2.4 -0.2 254

Mankato-North Mankato, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.0 -0.2 254

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

4.4 4.2 -0.2 254

Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.0 -0.2 254

Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metropolitan NECTA

5.0 4.8 -0.2 254

Raleigh, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.8 -0.2 254

San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.5 -0.2 254

Sherman-Denison, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.5 -0.2 254

Topeka, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.5 -0.2 254

Winston-Salem, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.1 -0.2 254

Columbia, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 2.6 -0.1 280

Dover-Durham, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA

2.7 2.6 -0.1 280

Flint, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.8 -0.1 280

Grand Forks, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.3 -0.1 280

Greenville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.6 -0.1 280

Lansing-East Lansing, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.9 -0.1 280

Lawton, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.2 -0.1 280

Logan, UT-ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.9 2.8 -0.1 280

Lubbock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.5 -0.1 280

Manchester, NH Metropolitan NECTA

2.9 2.8 -0.1 280

Manhattan, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.9 2.8 -0.1 280

New Bern, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.5 -0.1 280

Ogden-Clearfield, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.4 -0.1 280

Pittsfield, MA Metropolitan NECTA

5.3 5.2 -0.1 280

Portsmouth, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA

2.7 2.6 -0.1 280

Provo-Orem, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 3.0 -0.1 280

Rapid City, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.7 -0.1 280

Rochester, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.4 -0.1 280

Salt Lake City, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.3 -0.1 280

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.9 -0.1 280

Waco, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.8 -0.1 280

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

3.7 3.6 -0.1 280

Wilmington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.1 -0.1 280

Albany, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.9 0.0 303

Ann Arbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 3.1 0.0 303

Bellingham, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 5.2 0.0 303

Carson City, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.6 0.0 303

Greeley, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 2.7 0.0 303

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

3.8 3.8 0.0 303

Jackson, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.6 0.0 303

Jacksonville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.8 0.0 303

Lawrence, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 3.1 0.0 303

Lincoln, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.6 2.6 0.0 303

Missoula, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.2 0.0 303

Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.8 0.0 303

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

4.4 4.4 0.0 303

Rocky Mount, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 6.3 0.0 303

St. George, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.6 0.0 303

Salem, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.5 0.0 303

Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.6 0.0 303

Sioux Falls, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 3.1 0.0 303

Spartanburg, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.8 0.0 303

Trenton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 4.0 0.0 303

Walla Walla, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.4 0.0 303

Wenatchee, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 6.3 0.0 303

Battle Creek, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.9 0.1 325

Bay City, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 6.1 0.1 325

Bend-Redmond, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.6 0.1 325

Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.5 0.1 325

Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 2.8 0.1 325

Eugene, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.6 0.1 325

Fargo, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 3.1 0.1 325

Florence, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.5 0.1 325

Fort Collins, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.4 2.5 0.1 325

Fort Smith, AR-OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.2 0.1 325

Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.5 0.1 325

Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.7 0.1 325

Kalamazoo-Portage, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.4 0.1 325

Kennewick-Richland, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 6.5 0.1 325

Medford, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.2 0.1 325

Parkersburg-Vienna, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 6.2 0.1 325

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

4.0 4.1 0.1 325

Saginaw, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.8 0.1 325

Anchorage, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.0 7.2 0.2 343

Bismarck, ND Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.5 0.2 343

Boulder, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.3 2.5 0.2 343

Bremerton-Silverdale, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 5.2 0.2 343

Colorado Springs, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.4 0.2 343

Columbia, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.9 0.2 343

Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 6.5 0.2 343

Ithaca, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 4.2 0.2 343

Midland, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 5.2 0.2 343

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

5.0 5.2 0.2 343

Ocean City, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

13.0 13.2 0.2 343

Olympia-Tumwater, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.3 0.2 343

Pueblo, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.4 0.2 343

Sumter, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 5.0 0.2 343

Texarkana, TX-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.7 0.2 343

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.6 0.3 358

Billings, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 4.1 0.3 358

Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.8 0.3 358

Elmira, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 6.1 0.3 358

Fairbanks, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 6.9 0.3 358

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

2.5 2.8 0.3 358

Jonesboro, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 3.3 0.3 358

Kingston, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.9 0.3 358

Muskegon, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 5.5 0.3 358

Niles-Benton Harbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 5.2 0.3 358

Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 6.5 0.3 358

Yuma, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

13.3 13.6 0.3 358

Binghamton, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 6.2 0.4 370

Charleston, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.8 0.4 370

Grants Pass, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 6.0 0.4 370

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

3.2 3.6 0.4 370

Longview, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 6.7 0.4 370

Morgantown, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.6 0.4 370

Pine Bluff, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 5.3 0.4 370

Rochester, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 5.4 0.4 370

Syracuse, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 5.6 0.4 370

Watertown-Fort Drum, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.6 8.0 0.4 370

Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.7 0.5 380

Beckley, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 6.7 0.5 380

Great Falls, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 4.5 0.5 380

Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 5.0 0.5 380

Utica-Rome, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 6.0 0.5 380

California-Lexington Park, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 4.5 0.6 385

Glens Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 6.3 0.6 385

Hot Springs, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 4.3 0.6 385

Vineland-Bridgeton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 7.7 0.6 385

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: May 2, 2018