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

United States

5.2 4.9 -0.3  

Beckley, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

9.2 6.7 -2.5 1

El Centro, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

20.8 18.4 -2.4 2

Grants Pass, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 5.4 -1.9 3

Yuma, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

15.5 13.6 -1.9 3

Albany, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 4.5 -1.8 5

Medford, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 4.7 -1.7 6

Ocean City, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

15.6 14.1 -1.5 7

Bend-Redmond, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 4.4 -1.4 8

Charleston, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 5.7 -1.4 8

Salem, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 4.1 -1.4 8

Carson City, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.2 5.9 -1.3 11

Eugene, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 4.1 -1.3 11

Hattiesburg, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.0 -1.3 11

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

6.5 5.3 -1.2 14

Florence, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 5.1 -1.2 14

Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 4.9 -1.2 14

Reno, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 4.6 -1.2 14

Vineland-Bridgeton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.8 7.6 -1.2 14

Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

9.2 8.0 -1.2 14

Wheeling, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.6 7.4 -1.2 14

Decatur, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.4 6.3 -1.1 21

Jackson, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 3.7 -1.1 21

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 5.1 -1.1 21

Morgantown, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 4.5 -1.1 21

Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metropolitan NECTA

6.2 5.1 -1.1 21

Bloomington, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 4.8 -1.0 26

Corvallis, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.0 -1.0 26

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

6.3 5.3 -1.0 26

Grand Junction, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 5.3 -1.0 26

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

7.4 6.4 -1.0 26

Kankakee, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.6 6.6 -1.0 26

Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.2 6.2 -1.0 26

Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.7 6.7 -1.0 26

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

7.3 6.3 -1.0 26

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

4.9 3.9 -1.0 26

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 3.9 -1.0 26

Wenatchee, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.5 7.5 -1.0 26

Carbondale-Marion, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 5.6 -0.9 38

Dubuque, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 3.7 -0.9 38

Lewiston-Auburn, ME Metropolitan NECTA

4.3 3.4 -0.9 38

Longview, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.2 7.3 -0.9 38

New Bedford, MA Metropolitan NECTA

7.6 6.7 -0.9 38

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

6.4 5.5 -0.9 38

Redding, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.0 7.1 -0.9 38

Sumter, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 5.5 -0.9 38

Bangor, ME Metropolitan NECTA

4.5 3.7 -0.8 46

Bellingham, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.7 5.9 -0.8 46

Coeur d'Alene, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 5.4 -0.8 46

Great Falls, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.0 -0.8 46

Greeley, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.3 -0.8 46

Michigan City-La Porte, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.4 6.6 -0.8 46

Modesto, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

9.6 8.8 -0.8 46

Parkersburg-Vienna, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.4 6.6 -0.8 46

Salinas, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

11.3 10.5 -0.8 46

Spartanburg, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.4 -0.8 46

Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.0 -0.8 46

Williamsport, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 6.5 -0.8 46

Barnstable Town, MA Metropolitan NECTA

7.3 6.6 -0.7 58

Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.2 -0.7 58

Casper, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.5 6.8 -0.7 58

Cedar Rapids, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 3.7 -0.7 58

Champaign-Urbana, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.0 -0.7 58

Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 3.9 -0.7 58

Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.2 6.5 -0.7 58

Fond du Lac, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 3.8 -0.7 58

Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.1 -0.7 58

Leominster-Gardner, MA Metropolitan NECTA

5.6 4.9 -0.7 58

Olympia-Tumwater, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 5.7 -0.7 58

Peoria, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.4 6.7 -0.7 58

Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 5.8 -0.7 58

Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.8 7.1 -0.7 58

Springfield, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.0 -0.7 58

St. George, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 3.7 -0.7 58

Stockton-Lodi, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

9.0 8.3 -0.7 58

Terre Haute, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 5.8 -0.7 58

Walla Walla, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.9 6.2 -0.7 58

Ames, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 2.1 -0.6 77

Bloomington, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 4.8 -0.6 77

Cheyenne, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.1 -0.6 77

Colorado Springs, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 3.8 -0.6 77

Columbia, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.3 -0.6 77

Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.4 6.8 -0.6 77

Danville, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.8 7.2 -0.6 77

Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.3 -0.6 77

Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 4.8 -0.6 77

Hammond, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 5.9 -0.6 77

Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT Metropolitan NECTA

6.0 5.4 -0.6 77

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

5.0 4.4 -0.6 77

Lewiston, ID-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.1 -0.6 77

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

5.1 4.5 -0.6 77

Madera, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

10.1 9.5 -0.6 77

Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.7 -0.6 77

Portland-South Portland, ME Metropolitan NECTA

3.5 2.9 -0.6 77

Pueblo, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 4.9 -0.6 77

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.3 -0.6 77

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.2 -0.6 77

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

4.5 3.9 -0.6 77

Waterbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA

7.5 6.9 -0.6 77

Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.3 -0.5 99

Bakersfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

11.4 10.9 -0.5 99

Bowling Green, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.6 -0.5 99

Brunswick, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.3 -0.5 99

Chico, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 6.8 -0.5 99

Elkhart-Goshen, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.3 -0.5 99

Fort Smith, AR-OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.7 -0.5 99

Fort Wayne, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.4 -0.5 99

Johnstown, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 6.8 -0.5 99

Lafayette, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 6.3 -0.5 99

Logan, UT-ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.1 -0.5 99

Merced, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

12.9 12.4 -0.5 99

Missoula, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.1 -0.5 99

Napa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.2 -0.5 99

New Haven, CT Metropolitan NECTA

5.9 5.4 -0.5 99

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

5.2 4.7 -0.5 99

Ogden-Clearfield, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.5 -0.5 99

Provo-Orem, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.1 -0.5 99

Racine, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.4 -0.5 99

Salt Lake City, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.2 -0.5 99

Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

9.0 8.5 -0.5 99

Santa Rosa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.8 -0.5 99

Savannah, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.7 -0.5 99

Springfield, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA

5.6 5.1 -0.5 99

Wausau, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.0 -0.5 99

Worcester, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA

5.0 4.5 -0.5 99

Yuba City, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

11.1 10.6 -0.5 99

Billings, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.7 -0.4 126

Bremerton-Silverdale, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 5.6 -0.4 126

Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.9 -0.4 126

Decatur, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 5.9 -0.4 126

Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.2 -0.4 126

Dothan, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 6.0 -0.4 126

Fort Collins, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.0 -0.4 126

Fresno, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

10.7 10.3 -0.4 126

Gainesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.1 -0.4 126

Green Bay, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.2 -0.4 126

Hanford-Corcoran, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

11.9 11.5 -0.4 126

Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.7 -0.4 126

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.2 -0.4 126

Kennewick-Richland, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.2 7.8 -0.4 126

Kokomo, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.9 -0.4 126

La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.2 -0.4 126

Lake Charles, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.2 -0.4 126

Monroe, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 5.6 -0.4 126

Muncie, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.5 -0.4 126

New Bern, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.1 -0.4 126

New Orleans-Metairie, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.8 -0.4 126

Pine Bluff, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 5.7 -0.4 126

Pittsfield, MA Metropolitan NECTA

5.8 5.4 -0.4 126

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

5.5 5.1 -0.4 126

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.5 -0.4 126

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

4.0 3.6 -0.4 126

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

5.0 4.6 -0.4 126

Valdosta, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.9 -0.4 126

Vallejo-Fairfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.4 -0.4 126

Wilmington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.8 -0.4 126

Winchester, VA-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.7 -0.4 126

Albany, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 6.1 -0.3 157

Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 6.8 -0.3 157

Asheville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.1 -0.3 157

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.9 -0.3 157

Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.5 8.2 -0.3 157

Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH Metropolitan NECTA

4.0 3.7 -0.3 157

Boulder, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 2.8 -0.3 157

Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metropolitan NECTA

5.8 5.5 -0.3 157

Columbus, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.6 -0.3 157

Danbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA

5.2 4.9 -0.3 157

Duluth, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 6.3 -0.3 157

Eau Claire, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.4 -0.3 157

Enid, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.2 -0.3 157

Fayetteville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 6.2 -0.3 157

Idaho Falls, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.6 -0.3 157

Iowa City, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 2.7 -0.3 157

Jonesboro, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.7 -0.3 157

Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.0 -0.3 157

Lafayette-West Lafayette, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.1 -0.3 157

Lebanon, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.4 -0.3 157

Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.6 -0.3 157

Macon-Bibb County, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.5 -0.3 157

Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.5 -0.3 157

Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.4 -0.3 157

Oshkosh-Neenah, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.8 -0.3 157

Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.0 -0.3 157

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

5.2 4.9 -0.3 157

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.4 -0.3 157

Prescott, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.9 -0.3 157

Rocky Mount, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.5 7.2 -0.3 157

Rome, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 5.7 -0.3 157

Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.5 -0.3 157

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

6.5 6.2 -0.3 157

Sebring, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 6.1 -0.3 157

Sheboygan, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.7 -0.3 157

Shreveport-Bossier City, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 5.8 -0.3 157

Sioux City, IA-NE-SD Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.7 -0.3 157

South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.7 -0.3 157

Trenton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.2 -0.3 157

Urban Honolulu, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 2.5 -0.3 157

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

4.8 4.5 -0.3 157

Yakima, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

10.3 10.0 -0.3 157

Appleton, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.9 -0.2 199

Athens-Clarke County, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.8 -0.2 199

Auburn-Opelika, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.2 -0.2 199

Baton Rouge, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.6 -0.2 199

Bismarck, ND Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.6 -0.2 199

Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.5 -0.2 199

Boise City, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.9 -0.2 199

Burlington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.6 -0.2 199

Burlington-South Burlington, VT Metropolitan NECTA

2.6 2.4 -0.2 199

California-Lexington Park, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.2 -0.2 199

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

4.9 4.7 -0.2 199

Daphne-Fairhope-Foley, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 5.8 -0.2 199

Dover-Durham, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA

3.1 2.9 -0.2 199

Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.4 -0.2 199

Evansville, IN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.4 -0.2 199

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

3.3 3.1 -0.2 199

Gettysburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.0 -0.2 199

Grand Island, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.7 -0.2 199

Greensboro-High Point, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.1 -0.2 199

Greenville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.2 -0.2 199

Harrisonburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.7 -0.2 199

Hot Springs, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.6 -0.2 199

Huntsville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.3 -0.2 199

Jacksonville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.5 -0.2 199

Janesville-Beloit, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.2 -0.2 199

Lancaster, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.1 -0.2 199

Lawton, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.7 -0.2 199

Lexington-Fayette, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.0 -0.2 199

Lincoln, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 2.8 -0.2 199

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

4.0 3.8 -0.2 199

Lynchburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.4 -0.2 199

Madison, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.3 -0.2 199

Montgomery, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.7 -0.2 199

Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.3 -0.2 199

Owensboro, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.2 -0.2 199

Pittsburgh, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.7 -0.2 199

Portsmouth, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA

3.0 2.8 -0.2 199

Raleigh, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.3 -0.2 199

Roanoke, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.9 -0.2 199

Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.6 -0.2 199

Staunton-Waynesboro, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.7 -0.2 199

Topeka, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.2 -0.2 199

Tucson, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.7 -0.2 199

Tuscaloosa, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 5.8 -0.2 199

Visalia-Porterville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

12.3 12.1 -0.2 199

Warner Robins, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.3 -0.2 199

Winston-Salem, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.8 -0.2 199

York-Hanover, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.6 -0.2 199

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

5.5 5.4 -0.1 247

Altoona, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.5 -0.1 247

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.7 -0.1 247

Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.7 -0.1 247

Charlottesville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.4 -0.1 247

Columbus, GA-AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 6.5 -0.1 247

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

4.2 4.1 -0.1 247

East Stroudsburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 6.4 -0.1 247

Elizabethtown-Fort Knox, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.2 -0.1 247

Elmira, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 6.3 -0.1 247

Flagstaff, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 6.1 -0.1 247

Gadsden, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 6.2 -0.1 247

Goldsboro, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.7 -0.1 247

Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.4 -0.1 247

Hinesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.6 -0.1 247

Jacksonville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.5 -0.1 247

Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.3 -0.1 247

Lawrence, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.4 -0.1 247

Manhattan, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.1 -0.1 247

Ocala, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.7 -0.1 247

Odessa, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.8 -0.1 247

Pocatello, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.9 -0.1 247

Punta Gorda, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.2 -0.1 247

Reading, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.0 -0.1 247

Springfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.6 -0.1 247

State College, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.0 -0.1 247

Tulsa, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.0 -0.1 247

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

4.0 3.9 -0.1 247

Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.4 0.0 275

Cape Girardeau, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.7 0.0 275

Chattanooga, TN-GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.9 0.0 275

Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.7 0.0 275

Columbia, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.3 0.0 275

Dalton, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 6.1 0.0 275

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

5.1 5.1 0.0 275

Erie, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 6.6 0.0 275

Glens Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 6.2 0.0 275

Homosassa Springs, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.7 6.7 0.0 275

Houma-Thibodaux, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 6.2 0.0 275

Jefferson City, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.1 0.0 275

Kansas City, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.4 0.0 275

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

4.8 4.8 0.0 275

Midland, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.2 0.0 275

North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.4 0.0 275

Oklahoma City, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.3 0.0 275

Panama City, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.1 0.0 275

Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.7 0.0 275

Port St. Lucie, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.1 0.0 275

Rapid City, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.5 0.0 275

Richmond, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.1 0.0 275

Springfield, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.2 0.0 275

Tallahassee, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.5 0.0 275

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

4.5 4.5 0.0 275

The Villages, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.0 7.0 0.0 275

Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.6 0.1 301

Albuquerque, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 6.2 0.1 301

Canton-Massillon, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 6.4 0.1 301

Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.5 0.1 301

Fairbanks, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 6.5 0.1 301

Fargo, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.3 0.1 301

Gainesville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 4.1 0.1 301

Grand Forks, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.5 0.1 301

Ithaca, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.4 0.1 301

Las Cruces, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.5 7.6 0.1 301

Manchester, NH Metropolitan NECTA

3.1 3.2 0.1 301

Mansfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 6.3 0.1 301

Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 5.1 0.1 301

Mobile, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 7.2 0.1 301

Salisbury, MD-DE Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.2 7.3 0.1 301

Santa Fe, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.6 0.1 301

Sioux Falls, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 2.9 0.1 301

Utica-Rome, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.9 0.1 301

Wichita, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.7 0.1 301

Alexandria, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 6.0 0.2 320

Binghamton, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 6.3 0.2 320

Dayton, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 5.2 0.2 320

Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.7 0.2 320

Jackson, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 5.0 0.2 320

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

4.0 4.2 0.2 320

Morristown, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.5 0.2 320

Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.5 0.2 320

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

3.5 3.7 0.2 320

Rochester, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 4.1 0.2 320

San Angelo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.6 0.2 320

St. Joseph, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.6 0.2 320

Syracuse, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.7 0.2 320

Wichita Falls, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.6 0.2 320

Anchorage, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 6.7 0.3 334

Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.9 0.3 334

Dover, DE Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 5.3 0.3 334

Joplin, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 4.3 0.3 334

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

4.9 5.2 0.3 334

Kingston, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 5.1 0.3 334

Laredo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 5.2 0.3 334

Rochester, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.4 0.3 334

Sherman-Denison, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 4.2 0.3 334

St. Cloud, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 5.2 0.3 334

Akron, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.9 0.4 344

Ann Arbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 3.5 0.4 344

Clarksville, TN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 5.6 0.4 344

Cleveland, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.7 0.4 344

College Station-Bryan, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.8 0.4 344

Johnson City, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.5 0.4 344

Kalamazoo-Portage, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.8 0.4 344

Knoxville, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.7 0.4 344

Lansing-East Lansing, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 4.3 0.4 344

Lubbock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.7 0.4 344

Mankato-North Mankato, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.9 0.4 344

Battle Creek, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 5.3 0.5 355

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 4.3 0.5 355

Jackson, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 5.4 0.5 355

Muskegon, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.9 0.5 355

Toledo, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.8 0.5 355

Watertown-Fort Drum, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.5 8.0 0.5 355

Abilene, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 4.4 0.6 361

Amarillo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 3.6 0.6 361

Austin-Round Rock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 3.7 0.6 361

El Paso, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 5.4 0.6 361

Flint, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 6.4 0.6 361

Killeen-Temple, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.9 0.6 361

Lima, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 5.8 0.6 361

Midland, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 5.6 0.6 361

Niles-Benton Harbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 5.8 0.6 361

San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 4.2 0.6 361

Texarkana, TX-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 5.2 0.6 361

Tyler, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.8 0.6 361

Waco, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 4.4 0.6 361

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 5.9 0.7 374

Farmington, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.2 9.0 0.8 375

Saginaw, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 6.4 0.8 375

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

6.9 7.7 0.8 375

Bay City, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 6.7 0.9 378

Monroe, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 5.5 0.9 378

McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.8 8.8 1.0 380

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

4.8 5.9 1.1 381

Brownsville-Harlingen, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.0 8.2 1.2 382

Corpus Christi, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 6.8 1.2 382

Longview, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 6.6 1.2 382

Victoria, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 5.9 1.2 382

Rockford, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.5 9.0 1.5 386

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 8.1 1.6 387

Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 7.5 1.7 388

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: April 5, 2017