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

United States

4.8 4.5 -0.3

El Centro, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

21.5 18.8 -2.7 1

New Bedford, MA Metropolitan NECTA

6.7 4.1 -2.6 2

Barnstable Town, MA Metropolitan NECTA

6.2 3.8 -2.4 3

Leominster-Gardner, MA Metropolitan NECTA

5.5 3.2 -2.3 4

Yuma, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

17.6 15.3 -2.3 4

Springfield, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA

5.5 3.4 -2.1 6

Pittsfield, MA Metropolitan NECTA

5.5 3.6 -1.9 7

Grants Pass, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 5.5 -1.8 8

Worcester, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA

4.8 3.0 -1.8 8

Albany, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 4.8 -1.6 10

Florence, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 4.6 -1.6 10

Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH Metropolitan NECTA

4.0 2.5 -1.5 12

Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.5 6.0 -1.5 12

Carson City, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.7 5.3 -1.4 14

Medford, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 4.7 -1.4 14

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

7.3 5.9 -1.4 14

Beckley, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 6.0 -1.3 17

Bend-Redmond, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 4.4 -1.3 17

Hattiesburg, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 5.0 -1.3 17

Reno, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 4.2 -1.3 17

Salem, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 4.3 -1.3 17

Sumter, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 5.0 -1.3 17

Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 5.9 -1.2 23

Jackson, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 4.8 -1.2 23

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 5.0 -1.2 23

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

5.3 4.1 -1.2 23

Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 5.4 -1.2 23

Waterbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA

6.1 4.9 -1.2 23

Bowling Green, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 3.6 -1.1 29

Columbia, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 3.8 -1.1 29

Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.7 5.6 -1.1 29

Decatur, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.5 6.4 -1.1 29

Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT Metropolitan NECTA

5.0 3.9 -1.1 29

Madera, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

10.5 9.4 -1.1 29

Pine Bluff, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 5.2 -1.1 29

Spartanburg, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 3.9 -1.1 29

Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 3.5 -1.0 37

Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 3.6 -1.0 37

Merced, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

11.8 10.8 -1.0 37

New Haven, CT Metropolitan NECTA

4.9 3.9 -1.0 37

Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metropolitan NECTA

5.2 4.2 -1.0 37

Rockford, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.5 6.5 -1.0 37

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.0 -1.0 37

Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 6.3 -1.0 37

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

6.9 5.9 -1.0 37

Bloomington, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 3.9 -0.9 46

Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metropolitan NECTA

4.8 3.9 -0.9 46

California-Lexington Park, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.4 -0.9 46

Eugene, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 4.5 -0.9 46

Grand Junction, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 4.5 -0.9 46

Jonesboro, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.2 -0.9 46

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

5.3 4.4 -0.9 46

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.0 -0.8 53

Champaign-Urbana, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 4.9 -0.8 53

Charleston, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 4.9 -0.8 53

Danbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA

4.0 3.2 -0.8 53

Elizabethtown-Fort Knox, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.3 -0.8 53

Fort Smith, AR-OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.3 -0.8 53

Greeley, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 2.6 -0.8 53

Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 3.9 -0.8 53

Hanford-Corcoran, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

10.7 9.9 -0.8 53

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

4.7 3.9 -0.8 53

Hot Springs, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.3 -0.8 53

Kankakee, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 6.5 -0.8 53

Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 3.8 -0.8 53

Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 5.3 -0.8 53

Michigan City-La Porte, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 5.6 -0.8 53

Modesto, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

9.1 8.3 -0.8 53

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

4.8 4.0 -0.8 53

Prescott, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.2 -0.8 53

Pueblo, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.1 -0.8 53

Redding, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.5 6.7 -0.8 53

Salisbury, MD-DE Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.9 6.1 -0.8 53

Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.3 7.5 -0.8 53

Terre Haute, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 4.9 -0.8 53

Colorado Springs, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.2 -0.7 76

Corvallis, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.2 -0.7 76

Fayetteville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 6.1 -0.7 76

Fresno, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

10.2 9.5 -0.7 76

Janesville-Beloit, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 3.9 -0.7 76

Lexington-Fayette, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.3 -0.7 76

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

4.0 3.3 -0.7 76

Napa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.4 -0.7 76

Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 4.8 -0.7 76

Parkersburg-Vienna, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.0 -0.7 76

Peoria, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 6.6 -0.7 76

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.2 -0.7 76

Springfield, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 4.9 -0.7 76

Stockton-Lodi, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.7 8.0 -0.7 76

Tucson, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.3 -0.7 76

Visalia-Porterville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

12.2 11.5 -0.7 76

Yuba City, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

10.5 9.8 -0.7 76

Bloomington, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.0 -0.6 93

Chico, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.9 6.3 -0.6 93

Clarksville, TN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.2 -0.6 93

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 4.8 -0.6 93

Dover, DE Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.0 -0.6 93

Flagstaff, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 6.0 -0.6 93

Fond du Lac, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.0 -0.6 93

Fort Wayne, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.7 -0.6 93

Morgantown, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 3.6 -0.6 93

Morristown, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.3 -0.6 93

Owensboro, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.3 -0.6 93

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.1 -0.6 93

Racine, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.4 -0.6 93

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

5.5 4.9 -0.6 93

Salinas, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

10.5 9.9 -0.6 93

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.2 -0.6 93

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

4.5 3.9 -0.6 93

Wheeling, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 5.7 -0.6 93

Wilmington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.7 -0.6 93

Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.2 -0.5 112

Bakersfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

10.4 9.9 -0.5 112

Carbondale-Marion, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 5.8 -0.5 112

Cleveland, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.4 -0.5 112

Danville, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.7 7.2 -0.5 112

Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 2.6 -0.5 112

Elkhart-Goshen, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.1 -0.5 112

Elmira, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.1 -0.5 112

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

3.2 2.7 -0.5 112

Fort Collins, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 2.3 -0.5 112

Green Bay, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.4 -0.5 112

Greensboro-High Point, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 4.9 -0.5 112

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

5.8 5.3 -0.5 112

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.6 -0.5 112

Jackson, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.2 -0.5 112

Kokomo, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.3 -0.5 112

Lafayette-West Lafayette, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.5 -0.5 112

Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 3.9 -0.5 112

Muncie, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.8 -0.5 112

Oshkosh-Neenah, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.3 -0.5 112

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.4 -0.5 112

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

3.9 3.4 -0.5 112

Santa Rosa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 3.7 -0.5 112

Vallejo-Fairfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.1 -0.5 112

Vineland-Bridgeton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 6.6 -0.5 112

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

3.9 3.4 -0.5 112

Wausau, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.2 -0.5 112

Bangor, ME Metropolitan NECTA

3.7 3.3 -0.4 139

Boulder, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.6 2.2 -0.4 139

Burlington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.5 -0.4 139

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

5.9 5.5 -0.4 139

Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.2 -0.4 139

Eau Claire, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.7 -0.4 139

Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.8 -0.4 139

Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 2.7 -0.4 139

Knoxville, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.6 -0.4 139

La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.4 -0.4 139

Lewiston-Auburn, ME Metropolitan NECTA

3.4 3.0 -0.4 139

Madison, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 2.7 -0.4 139

Manchester, NH Metropolitan NECTA

2.8 2.4 -0.4 139

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

4.2 3.8 -0.4 139

New Bern, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.2 -0.4 139

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

4.5 4.1 -0.4 139

Ocean City, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

11.9 11.5 -0.4 139

Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.2 -0.4 139

Yakima, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

10.3 9.9 -0.4 139

Appleton, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.3 -0.3 158

Boise City, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.4 -0.3 158

Burlington-South Burlington, VT Metropolitan NECTA

2.4 2.1 -0.3 158

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

4.9 4.6 -0.3 158

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

5.7 5.4 -0.3 158

Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.0 -0.3 158

Coeur d'Alene, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.8 -0.3 158

Columbus, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 2.9 -0.3 158

Decatur, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 5.7 -0.3 158

Dover-Durham, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA

2.6 2.3 -0.3 158

Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 6.5 -0.3 158

Greenville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.3 -0.3 158

Harrisonburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.6 -0.3 158

Jacksonville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.5 -0.3 158

Johnson City, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.5 -0.3 158

Lewiston, ID-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.6 -0.3 158

Longview, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.5 7.2 -0.3 158

Missoula, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.7 -0.3 158

Ogden-Clearfield, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 2.8 -0.3 158

Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.9 -0.3 158

Portland-South Portland, ME Metropolitan NECTA

2.9 2.6 -0.3 158

Raleigh, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.1 -0.3 158

Sheboygan, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.1 -0.3 158

South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.2 -0.3 158

Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 6.5 -0.3 158

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

4.3 4.0 -0.3 158

Urban Honolulu, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 2.4 -0.3 158

Winchester, VA-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.4 -0.3 158

Winston-Salem, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.6 -0.3 158

Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.4 7.2 -0.2 187

Binghamton, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.3 -0.2 187

Dubuque, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.4 -0.2 187

Evansville, IN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.9 -0.2 187

Idaho Falls, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 2.9 -0.2 187

Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.0 6.8 -0.2 187

Olympia-Tumwater, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.7 -0.2 187

Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.2 -0.2 187

Pocatello, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.3 -0.2 187

Portsmouth, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA

2.5 2.3 -0.2 187

Rocky Mount, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.2 7.0 -0.2 187

St. George, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.2 -0.2 187

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

4.5 4.3 -0.2 187

Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.0 -0.1 200

Albuquerque, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.6 -0.1 200

Ames, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.2 2.1 -0.1 200

Asheville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.0 -0.1 200

Bellingham, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 6.0 -0.1 200

Brunswick, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.4 -0.1 200

Canton-Massillon, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.2 -0.1 200

Cedar Rapids, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.5 -0.1 200

Charlottesville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.2 -0.1 200

Chattanooga, TN-GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.0 -0.1 200

Dayton, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.4 -0.1 200

Duluth, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.6 -0.1 200

Glens Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.4 -0.1 200

Great Falls, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.0 -0.1 200

Iowa City, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.5 2.4 -0.1 200

Ithaca, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.4 -0.1 200

Jacksonville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.4 -0.1 200

Las Cruces, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 6.7 -0.1 200

Logan, UT-ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.6 2.5 -0.1 200

Mansfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.5 -0.1 200

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

5.0 4.9 -0.1 200

North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.3 -0.1 200

Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.7 -0.1 200

Provo-Orem, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.6 2.5 -0.1 200

Richmond, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.9 -0.1 200

Roanoke, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.7 -0.1 200

Rome, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.7 -0.1 200

Salt Lake City, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 2.7 -0.1 200

Santa Fe, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.9 -0.1 200

Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.8 -0.1 200

Sebring, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 6.3 -0.1 200

Sherman-Denison, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.6 -0.1 200

Sioux Falls, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.5 2.4 -0.1 200

Springfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.8 -0.1 200

Tallahassee, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.5 -0.1 200

Toledo, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.7 -0.1 200

Trenton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.5 -0.1 200

Albany, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 6.1 0.0 237

Anchorage, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.7 0.0 237

Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 6.6 0.0 237

Auburn-Opelika, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 5.0 0.0 237

Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.4 0.0 237

Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.1 0.0 237

Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.3 0.0 237

Cheyenne, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.1 0.0 237

Columbus, GA-AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 6.3 0.0 237

Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.9 0.0 237

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

4.2 4.2 0.0 237

Daphne-Fairhope-Foley, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.6 0.0 237

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

5.1 5.1 0.0 237

Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.2 0.0 237

Fairbanks, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.7 0.0 237

Gadsden, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.8 0.0 237

Goldsboro, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.7 0.0 237

Grand Island, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.5 0.0 237

Huntsville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.1 0.0 237

Kennewick-Richland, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.8 7.8 0.0 237

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

5.2 5.2 0.0 237

Kingston, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.3 0.0 237

Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.4 0.0 237

Laredo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.5 0.0 237

Lynchburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.3 0.0 237

Montgomery, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.6 0.0 237

Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.5 0.0 237

Ocala, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.7 0.0 237

Punta Gorda, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.1 0.0 237

Rapid City, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.2 0.0 237

Rochester, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.7 0.0 237

Savannah, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.9 0.0 237

Syracuse, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.9 0.0 237

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

4.5 4.5 0.0 237

The Villages, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 6.6 0.0 237

Tyler, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.4 0.0 237

Utica-Rome, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.1 0.0 237

Walla Walla, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 6.4 0.0 237

Wenatchee, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 6.8 0.0 237

Wichita Falls, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.2 0.0 237

Ann Arbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.5 2.6 0.1 277

Athens-Clarke County, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.8 0.1 277

Billings, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.5 0.1 277

Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 4.1 0.1 277

Bremerton-Silverdale, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.5 0.1 277

Columbia, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.6 2.7 0.1 277

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.7 0.1 277

Dothan, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.9 0.1 277

Gainesville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.2 0.1 277

Gainesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.2 0.1 277

Homosassa Springs, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 6.7 0.1 277

Jefferson City, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.3 0.1 277

Killeen-Temple, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.3 0.1 277

Lansing-East Lansing, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.3 0.1 277

Lawrence, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 3.2 0.1 277

Lubbock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 3.2 0.1 277

Monroe, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.4 0.1 277

Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 3.2 0.1 277

Panama City, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.2 0.1 277

Port St. Lucie, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.2 0.1 277

San Angelo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 4.1 0.1 277

Springfield, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.5 0.1 277

Staunton-Waynesboro, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.9 0.1 277

Texarkana, TX-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.6 0.1 277

Valdosta, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.2 0.1 277

Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.3 0.1 277

Akron, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.9 0.2 303

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 5.0 0.2 303

Austin-Round Rock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 3.2 0.2 303

College Station-Bryan, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.4 0.2 303

Dalton, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 6.1 0.2 303

El Paso, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.9 0.2 303

Grand Forks, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 3.0 0.2 303

Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 3.0 0.2 303

Kansas City, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.9 0.2 303

Lake Charles, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.4 0.2 303

Macon, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.7 0.2 303

Manhattan, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 3.0 0.2 303

Midland, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.8 0.2 303

New Orleans-Metairie, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.8 0.2 303

San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.7 0.2 303

Tuscaloosa, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.8 0.2 303

Waco, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.9 0.2 303

Warner Robins, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.6 0.2 303

Watertown-Fort Drum, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 7.0 0.2 303

Abilene, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.8 0.3 322

Battle Creek, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 4.2 0.3 322

Bismarck, ND Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 3.0 0.3 322

Hammond, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 6.1 0.3 322

Jackson, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 4.3 0.3 322

Lima, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.8 0.3 322

Lincoln, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.5 2.8 0.3 322

McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.9 8.2 0.3 322

Midland, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 4.1 0.3 322

Mobile, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 7.1 0.3 322

Muskegon, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.6 0.3 322

Odessa, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.4 0.3 322

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

4.1 4.4 0.3 322

Saginaw, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.5 0.3 322

Shreveport-Bossier City, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.7 0.3 322

Topeka, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.9 0.3 322

Wichita, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 4.3 0.3 322

Amarillo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 3.2 0.4 339

Fargo, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.3 2.7 0.4 339

Flint, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 5.0 0.4 339

Kalamazoo-Portage, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.9 0.4 339

Lebanon, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.8 0.4 339

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

3.2 3.6 0.4 339

Monroe, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.5 0.4 339

Rochester, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.9 3.3 0.4 339

Sioux City, IA-NE-SD Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.9 0.4 339

St. Joseph, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.9 0.4 339

Baton Rouge, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.6 0.5 349

Bay City, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.9 0.5 349

Brownsville-Harlingen, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 7.3 0.5 349

Hinesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 6.0 0.5 349

Lafayette, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 6.1 0.5 349

St. Cloud, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 4.2 0.5 349

Cape Girardeau, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 4.4 0.6 355

Gettysburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 3.6 0.6 355

Joplin, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.9 0.6 355

Lawton, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 4.4 0.6 355

Mankato-North Mankato, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.5 3.1 0.6 355

Niles-Benton Harbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 4.6 0.6 355

Oklahoma City, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 4.0 0.6 355

Williamsport, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 6.0 0.6 355

York-Hanover, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 4.0 0.6 355

Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.9 0.7 364

Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 4.5 0.7 364

Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.9 0.7 364

Houma-Thibodaux, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.8 0.7 364

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

4.6 5.3 0.7 364

Lancaster, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 3.7 0.7 364

Alexandria, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.9 0.8 370

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

3.9 4.7 0.8 370

Altoona, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.9 0.8 370

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 7.4 0.8 370

Corpus Christi, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 6.1 0.8 370

East Stroudsburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 5.8 0.8 370

Longview, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 5.8 0.8 370

Reading, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 4.4 0.8 370

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

4.7 5.5 0.8 370

State College, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 3.8 0.8 370

Tulsa, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 4.8 0.8 370

Victoria, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 4.9 0.8 370

Farmington, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.4 8.3 0.9 382

Johnstown, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 6.3 0.9 382

Casper, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 6.6 1.0 384

Pittsburgh, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 5.2 1.0 384

Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 5.2 1.2 386

Erie, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 6.1 1.6 387

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: February 1, 2017