Over-the-Year Change in Unemployment Rates for Metropolitan Areas, Not Seasonally Adjusted
Metropolitan area November 2015
rate
November 2016(p)
rate
Over-the-year
Change Rank

United States

4.8 4.4 -0.4

New Bedford, MA Metropolitan NECTA

6.5 3.7 -2.8 1

El Centro, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

23.0 20.3 -2.7 2

Yuma, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

19.3 16.7 -2.6 3

Barnstable Town, MA Metropolitan NECTA

5.6 3.1 -2.5 4

Leominster-Gardner, MA Metropolitan NECTA

5.3 2.9 -2.4 5

Pittsfield, MA Metropolitan NECTA

5.3 3.0 -2.3 6

Springfield, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA

5.3 3.1 -2.2 7

Worcester, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA

4.7 2.8 -1.9 8

Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH Metropolitan NECTA

4.1 2.4 -1.7 9

Grants Pass, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.6 5.9 -1.7 9

Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.5 5.8 -1.7 9

Merced, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

11.2 9.5 -1.7 9

Albany, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 5.2 -1.6 13

Florence, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 4.5 -1.6 13

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

6.8 5.2 -1.6 13

Rockford, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.4 5.8 -1.6 13

Waterbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA

6.3 4.7 -1.6 13

Kankakee, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 5.6 -1.5 18

Bowling Green, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 3.3 -1.4 19

Carson City, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.7 5.3 -1.4 19

Decatur, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 5.9 -1.4 19

Madera, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

10.4 9.0 -1.4 19

New Haven, CT Metropolitan NECTA

5.1 3.7 -1.4 19

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

5.4 4.0 -1.4 19

Sumter, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 4.9 -1.4 19

Danville, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.7 6.4 -1.3 26

Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT Metropolitan NECTA

5.0 3.7 -1.3 26

Reno, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 4.2 -1.3 26

Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 5.5 -1.3 26

Springfield, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 4.3 -1.3 26

Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metropolitan NECTA

4.9 3.7 -1.2 31

Carbondale-Marion, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 5.2 -1.2 31

Champaign-Urbana, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 4.5 -1.2 31

Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 5.1 -1.2 31

Elizabethtown-Fort Knox, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 3.8 -1.2 31

Peoria, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.0 5.8 -1.2 31

Spartanburg, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 3.9 -1.2 31

Bend-Redmond, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 4.5 -1.1 38

Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 3.4 -1.1 38

Columbia, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 3.8 -1.1 38

Hanford-Corcoran, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

10.4 9.3 -1.1 38

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 5.1 -1.1 38

Medford, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 5.1 -1.1 38

Modesto, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

9.0 7.9 -1.1 38

Owensboro, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 3.7 -1.1 38

Pine Bluff, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 4.7 -1.1 38

Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.2 6.1 -1.1 38

Danbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA

4.0 3.0 -1.0 48

Fayetteville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 6.1 -1.0 48

Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 3.6 -1.0 48

Jonesboro, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 2.9 -1.0 48

Lexington-Fayette, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.0 -1.0 48

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

5.5 4.5 -1.0 48

Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 3.5 -1.0 48

Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metropolitan NECTA

5.2 4.2 -1.0 48

Salem, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 4.6 -1.0 48

Salinas, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.6 6.6 -1.0 48

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.3 -1.0 48

Yuba City, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

9.8 8.8 -1.0 48

California-Lexington Park, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 3.7 -0.9 60

Chico, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 5.9 -0.9 60

Clarksville, TN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 4.9 -0.9 60

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

5.7 4.8 -0.9 60

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

4.7 3.8 -0.9 60

Hot Springs, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.0 -0.9 60

Jackson, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 4.8 -0.9 60

Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 5.1 -0.9 60

Morristown, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 4.9 -0.9 60

Redding, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 6.4 -0.9 60

Salisbury, MD-DE Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 5.6 -0.9 60

Stockton-Lodi, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.7 7.8 -0.9 60

Terre Haute, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 4.6 -0.9 60

Tucson, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.3 -0.9 60

Wilmington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 4.5 -0.9 60

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.2 -0.8 75

Bloomington, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.0 -0.8 75

Greensboro-High Point, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 4.8 -0.8 75

Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 5.5 -0.8 75

Janesville-Beloit, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 3.8 -0.8 75

McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.9 7.1 -0.8 75

Napa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.2 -0.8 75

Ocean City, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

11.3 10.5 -0.8 75

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.1 -0.8 75

Prescott, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.3 -0.8 75

Vineland-Bridgeton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.0 6.2 -0.8 75

Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.1 -0.7 86

Beckley, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.0 6.3 -0.7 86

Bloomington, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.6 -0.7 86

Burlington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.4 -0.7 86

Cleveland, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.1 -0.7 86

Colorado Springs, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.2 -0.7 86

Eugene, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 4.8 -0.7 86

Flagstaff, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 5.5 -0.7 86

Fond du Lac, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 2.9 -0.7 86

Fort Smith, AR-OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.2 -0.7 86

Fresno, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

10.0 9.3 -0.7 86

Greeley, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 2.6 -0.7 86

Hattiesburg, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 4.7 -0.7 86

Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 4.7 -0.7 86

Jackson, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.5 -0.7 86

Michigan City-La Porte, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.1 -0.7 86

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

4.3 3.6 -0.7 86

Racine, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.4 -0.7 86

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 5.5 -0.7 86

Rocky Mount, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.5 6.8 -0.7 86

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

5.6 4.9 -0.7 86

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.3 -0.7 86

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

4.5 3.8 -0.7 86

St. George, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 2.7 -0.7 86

Vallejo-Fairfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.1 -0.7 86

Winston-Salem, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.5 -0.7 86

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

5.1 4.5 -0.6 112

Eau Claire, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.1 -0.6 112

Fort Wayne, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 3.6 -0.6 112

Grand Junction, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.3 -0.6 112

Great Falls, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.4 -0.6 112

Greenville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.1 -0.6 112

Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.1 -0.6 112

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 3.6 -0.6 112

Jacksonville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 5.4 -0.6 112

Johnson City, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.1 -0.6 112

Kokomo, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.1 -0.6 112

Lafayette-West Lafayette, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.5 -0.6 112

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

3.8 3.2 -0.6 112

Manchester, NH Metropolitan NECTA

3.0 2.4 -0.6 112

Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.0 -0.6 112

Muncie, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.6 -0.6 112

New Bern, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.2 -0.6 112

Oshkosh-Neenah, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.3 -0.6 112

Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.0 -0.6 112

Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.7 -0.6 112

Santa Rosa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.7 -0.6 112

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

4.4 3.8 -0.6 112

Wausau, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.1 -0.6 112

Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.7 6.2 -0.5 135

Boulder, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 2.2 -0.5 135

Charleston, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.1 -0.5 135

Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.8 -0.5 135

Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 2.6 -0.5 135

Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.2 -0.5 135

Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 6.1 -0.5 135

Fort Collins, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 2.3 -0.5 135

Green Bay, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.3 -0.5 135

Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.0 -0.5 135

Knoxville, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.4 -0.5 135

La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.1 -0.5 135

Laredo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.2 -0.5 135

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

4.8 4.3 -0.5 135

Raleigh, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.0 -0.5 135

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

4.1 3.6 -0.5 135

Visalia-Porterville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

11.3 10.8 -0.5 135

Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.9 6.4 -0.5 135

Wichita Falls, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 3.9 -0.5 135

Albany, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 5.8 -0.4 154

Appleton, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.1 -0.4 154

Asheville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.9 -0.4 154

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 6.4 -0.4 154

Burlington-South Burlington, VT Metropolitan NECTA

2.7 2.3 -0.4 154

Canton-Massillon, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.9 -0.4 154

Columbus, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 2.9 -0.4 154

Corvallis, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.4 -0.4 154

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.5 -0.4 154

Decatur, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.4 -0.4 154

Dover, DE Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.1 -0.4 154

Dover-Durham, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA

2.7 2.3 -0.4 154

El Paso, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.6 -0.4 154

Elkhart-Goshen, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.3 -0.4 154

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

3.0 2.6 -0.4 154

Logan, UT-ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.6 2.2 -0.4 154

Madison, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 2.7 -0.4 154

Morgantown, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.6 -0.4 154

Ogden-Clearfield, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 2.6 -0.4 154

Provo-Orem, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.6 2.2 -0.4 154

Pueblo, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.3 -0.4 154

Salt Lake City, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 2.4 -0.4 154

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.6 -0.4 154

Sherman-Denison, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.4 -0.4 154

Urban Honolulu, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 2.7 -0.4 154

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

4.1 3.7 -0.4 154

Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.4 7.1 -0.3 180

Bakersfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

9.5 9.2 -0.3 180

Binghamton, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.0 -0.3 180

Brownsville-Harlingen, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.9 6.6 -0.3 180

Chattanooga, TN-GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.8 -0.3 180

Columbus, GA-AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 6.0 -0.3 180

Dayton, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.2 -0.3 180

Dubuque, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.9 2.6 -0.3 180

Elmira, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.1 -0.3 180

Evansville, IN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 3.9 -0.3 180

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

5.5 5.2 -0.3 180

Ithaca, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.4 -0.3 180

Jefferson City, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.0 -0.3 180

Killeen-Temple, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.2 -0.3 180

Lubbock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.0 -0.3 180

Mansfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.1 -0.3 180

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

5.1 4.8 -0.3 180

Missoula, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.3 -0.3 180

Parkersburg-Vienna, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.2 -0.3 180

Rome, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.5 -0.3 180

San Angelo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 3.9 -0.3 180

Sheboygan, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.2 -0.3 180

Texarkana, TX-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.3 -0.3 180

Trenton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.5 -0.3 180

Utica-Rome, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.7 -0.3 180

Abilene, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.6 -0.2 205

Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.9 -0.2 205

Ames, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

1.9 1.7 -0.2 205

Austin-Round Rock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.0 -0.2 205

Brunswick, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.2 -0.2 205

Cheyenne, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.5 -0.2 205

Coeur d'Alene, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.6 -0.2 205

College Station-Bryan, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.2 -0.2 205

Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.7 -0.2 205

Duluth, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.8 -0.2 205

Gadsden, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.6 -0.2 205

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

5.2 5.0 -0.2 205

Kingston, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.1 -0.2 205

Las Cruces, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.9 6.7 -0.2 205

Macon, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.4 -0.2 205

Midland, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.6 -0.2 205

Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.4 -0.2 205

Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.2 -0.2 205

Panama City, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 5.0 -0.2 205

Portsmouth, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA

2.6 2.4 -0.2 205

Rapid City, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 2.9 -0.2 205

San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.5 -0.2 205

Santa Fe, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 5.0 -0.2 205

South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.2 -0.2 205

Springfield, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.3 -0.2 205

Springfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.7 -0.2 205

Syracuse, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.6 -0.2 205

Tyler, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.2 -0.2 205

Valdosta, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 5.0 -0.2 205

Waco, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.7 -0.2 205

Wheeling, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.7 -0.2 205

Akron, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.5 -0.1 236

Albuquerque, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.8 -0.1 236

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.8 -0.1 236

Auburn-Opelika, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.7 -0.1 236

Boise City, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.7 -0.1 236

Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.9 -0.1 236

Cedar Rapids, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.1 -0.1 236

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

5.4 5.3 -0.1 236

Columbia, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 2.6 -0.1 236

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

4.3 4.2 -0.1 236

Dalton, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 5.9 -0.1 236

Daphne-Fairhope-Foley, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.2 -0.1 236

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

5.3 5.2 -0.1 236

Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 2.9 -0.1 236

Dothan, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.6 -0.1 236

Glens Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.0 -0.1 236

Harrisonburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.8 -0.1 236

Huntsville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.9 -0.1 236

Idaho Falls, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.1 -0.1 236

Iowa City, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.2 2.1 -0.1 236

Jacksonville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.7 -0.1 236

Kennewick-Richland, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.7 6.6 -0.1 236

Lewiston, ID-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.7 -0.1 236

Lewiston-Auburn, ME Metropolitan NECTA

3.6 3.5 -0.1 236

Longview, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.0 6.9 -0.1 236

Montgomery, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.4 -0.1 236

New Orleans-Metairie, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.0 -0.1 236

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

4.6 4.5 -0.1 236

Portland-South Portland, ME Metropolitan NECTA

3.2 3.1 -0.1 236

Rochester, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.5 -0.1 236

Savannah, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.7 -0.1 236

Sebring, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.9 6.8 -0.1 236

Sioux Falls, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.3 2.2 -0.1 236

Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.8 -0.1 236

Toledo, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.5 -0.1 236

Winchester, VA-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.5 -0.1 236

Amarillo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 3.0 0.0 272

Bangor, ME Metropolitan NECTA

3.8 3.8 0.0 272

Billings, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 3.1 0.0 272

Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 5.2 0.0 272

Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.6 0.0 272

Cape Girardeau, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.9 0.0 272

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.1 0.0 272

Gainesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.1 0.0 272

Goldsboro, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.7 0.0 272

Grand Island, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 3.0 0.0 272

Hammond, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 6.1 0.0 272

Kansas City, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.8 0.0 272

Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.7 0.0 272

Lima, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.5 0.0 272

North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.6 0.0 272

Odessa, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.3 0.0 272

Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.9 0.0 272

Pocatello, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.5 0.0 272

Punta Gorda, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.4 0.0 272

Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 6.2 0.0 272

St. Joseph, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.6 0.0 272

Tallahassee, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.8 0.0 272

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

4.7 4.7 0.0 272

Warner Robins, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.4 0.0 272

Watertown-Fort Drum, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 6.3 0.0 272

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

5.7 5.7 0.0 272

Bellingham, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.7 0.1 298

Charlottesville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.4 0.1 298

Fairbanks, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.7 0.1 298

Hinesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.6 0.1 298

Homosassa Springs, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.7 6.8 0.1 298

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

4.8 4.9 0.1 298

Lake Charles, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.5 0.1 298

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

2.9 3.0 0.1 298

Mobile, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 6.7 0.1 298

Monroe, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.7 0.1 298

Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 6.5 0.1 298

Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.9 0.1 298

Ocala, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 6.0 0.1 298

Olympia-Tumwater, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.6 0.1 298

Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 2.9 0.1 298

Port St. Lucie, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.4 0.1 298

Richmond, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 4.1 0.1 298

Roanoke, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.9 0.1 298

Shreveport-Bossier City, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 6.0 0.1 298

Sioux City, IA-NE-SD Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 3.1 0.1 298

St. Cloud, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 3.1 0.1 298

The Villages, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.9 7.0 0.1 298

Topeka, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.7 0.1 298

Tuscaloosa, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.4 0.1 298

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

4.5 4.6 0.1 298

Walla Walla, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 5.3 0.1 298

Yakima, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.2 8.3 0.1 298

Anchorage, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.8 0.2 325

Baton Rouge, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.7 0.2 325

Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.4 0.2 325

Corpus Christi, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.6 0.2 325

Fargo, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

1.9 2.1 0.2 325

Gainesville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.4 0.2 325

Grand Forks, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.2 2.4 0.2 325

Lynchburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.4 0.2 325

Mankato-North Mankato, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.2 2.4 0.2 325

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

4.4 4.6 0.2 325

Rochester, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.4 2.6 0.2 325

Staunton-Waynesboro, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 4.0 0.2 325

Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.9 0.2 325

Wenatchee, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 6.0 0.2 325

Wichita, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 4.2 0.2 325

Ann Arbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 3.0 0.3 340

Bismarck, ND Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.1 2.4 0.3 340

Flint, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.7 0.3 340

Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 3.1 0.3 340

Lafayette, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 6.3 0.3 340

Lansing-East Lansing, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 3.4 0.3 340

Lawrence, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 3.3 0.3 340

Lincoln, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.2 2.5 0.3 340

Muskegon, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.6 0.3 340

Saginaw, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.4 0.3 340

State College, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.5 0.3 340

Victoria, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.7 0.3 340

Williamsport, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.6 0.3 340

Alexandria, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.9 0.4 353

Athens-Clarke County, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 5.1 0.4 353

Battle Creek, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 4.1 0.4 353

Bay City, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 4.4 0.4 353

Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 4.3 0.4 353

Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.6 0.4 353

Gettysburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.6 0.4 353

Joplin, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.7 0.4 353

Kalamazoo-Portage, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.8 0.4 353

Lawton, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 4.4 0.4 353

Lebanon, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 4.1 0.4 353

Longview, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.5 0.4 353

Monroe, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.6 0.4 353

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

5.0 5.4 0.4 353

York-Hanover, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 4.1 0.4 353

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

4.3 4.8 0.5 368

Altoona, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.8 0.5 368

Bremerton-Silverdale, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 5.5 0.5 368

Jackson, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 4.3 0.5 368

Lancaster, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.8 0.5 368

Manhattan, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.6 3.1 0.5 368

Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 4.5 0.6 374

East Stroudsburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 5.8 0.6 374

Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 4.1 0.6 374

Houma-Thibodaux, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 6.0 0.6 374

Midland, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 4.1 0.6 374

Niles-Benton Harbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 4.4 0.6 374

Oklahoma City, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 4.1 0.6 374

Pittsburgh, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 5.1 0.6 374

Reading, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 4.5 0.6 374

Johnstown, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 6.0 0.7 383

Tulsa, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.8 0.7 383

Casper, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 6.0 0.8 385

Farmington, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 7.9 0.8 385

Erie, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 5.9 1.2 387

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: December 29, 2016