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

United States

5.1 4.6 -0.5  

Ocean City, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

14.9 12.1 -2.8 1

Grand Junction, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 3.8 -2.7 2

Beckley, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.5 6.3 -2.2 3

Kokomo, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 4.0 -2.2 3

El Centro, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

21.2 19.2 -2.0 5

Grants Pass, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.4 5.4 -2.0 5

Michigan City-La Porte, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 5.1 -2.0 5

Vineland-Bridgeton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.6 6.6 -2.0 5

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

6.3 4.5 -1.8 9

Pueblo, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 3.7 -1.8 9

Wheeling, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.5 6.7 -1.8 9

Carson City, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.9 5.2 -1.7 12

Grand Island, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 3.3 -1.7 12

Greeley, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 2.4 -1.7 12

Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.9 7.2 -1.7 12

Albany, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 4.7 -1.6 16

Casper, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.7 6.1 -1.6 16

Colorado Springs, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 2.8 -1.6 16

Terre Haute, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 4.7 -1.6 16

Yuma, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

14.4 12.8 -1.6 16

Danville, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.9 6.4 -1.5 21

Medford, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 4.9 -1.5 21

Reno, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 4.2 -1.5 21

Decatur, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 5.7 -1.4 24

Kankakee, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 5.9 -1.4 24

Carbondale-Marion, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 5.0 -1.3 26

Florence, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 4.5 -1.3 26

Fort Collins, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 2.1 -1.3 26

Fort Wayne, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 3.6 -1.3 26

Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 5.8 -1.3 26

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 4.8 -1.3 26

Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.3 7.1 -1.2 32

Bend-Redmond, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 4.3 -1.2 32

Bloomington, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 4.3 -1.2 32

Charleston, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 5.3 -1.2 32

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

6.0 4.8 -1.2 32

Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 2.4 -1.2 32

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 3.5 -1.2 32

Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 6.1 -1.2 32

Racine, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 4.5 -1.2 32

Redding, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.2 7.0 -1.2 32

Salem, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 4.3 -1.2 32

Williamsport, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.6 6.4 -1.2 32

Bloomington, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.1 -1.1 44

Boulder, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 2.0 -1.1 44

Columbus, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 2.9 -1.1 44

Duluth, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.0 5.9 -1.1 44

Elkhart-Goshen, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 2.8 -1.1 44

Eugene, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 4.3 -1.1 44

Fond du Lac, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.0 -1.1 44

Modesto, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

9.9 8.8 -1.1 44

Muncie, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 4.7 -1.1 44

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

6.2 5.1 -1.1 44

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

6.1 5.0 -1.1 44

Peoria, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 6.0 -1.1 44

Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metropolitan NECTA

5.9 4.8 -1.1 44

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 3.7 -1.1 44

Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 5.4 -1.1 44

South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.0 -1.1 44

Spartanburg, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 3.9 -1.1 44

Springfield, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 4.4 -1.1 44

Sumter, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 4.9 -1.1 44

Wenatchee, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.7 6.6 -1.1 44

Bangor, ME Metropolitan NECTA

4.4 3.4 -1.0 64

Bellingham, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 5.4 -1.0 64

Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 3.4 -1.0 64

Eau Claire, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 3.6 -1.0 64

Hattiesburg, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.0 -1.0 64

Lafayette-West Lafayette, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 3.5 -1.0 64

Lewiston-Auburn, ME Metropolitan NECTA

4.2 3.2 -1.0 64

Longview, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.7 6.7 -1.0 64

Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 3.7 -1.0 64

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

4.9 3.9 -1.0 64

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

5.0 4.0 -1.0 64

Wausau, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.3 -1.0 64

Yuba City, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

11.4 10.4 -1.0 64

Barnstable Town, MA Metropolitan NECTA

6.6 5.7 -0.9 77

Champaign-Urbana, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 4.5 -0.9 77

Columbia, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 3.8 -0.9 77

Decatur, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 5.1 -0.9 77

Evansville, IN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 3.7 -0.9 77

Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 5.7 -0.9 77

Green Bay, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 3.5 -0.9 77

Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 3.7 -0.9 77

Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 4.8 -0.9 77

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

4.8 3.9 -0.9 77

Kennewick-Richland, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.5 6.6 -0.9 77

La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 3.5 -0.9 77

Madera, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

10.9 10.0 -0.9 77

Morgantown, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.2 -0.9 77

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

5.0 4.1 -0.9 77

Oshkosh-Neenah, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.1 -0.9 77

Salinas, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

11.0 10.1 -0.9 77

Sebring, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 5.4 -0.9 77

Sheboygan, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.0 -0.9 77

The Villages, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.0 6.1 -0.9 77

Trenton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 3.7 -0.9 77

Yakima, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

9.2 8.3 -0.9 77

Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 6.0 -0.8 99

Appleton, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.2 -0.8 99

Chico, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.4 6.6 -0.8 99

Corvallis, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.1 -0.8 99

Dalton, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 5.8 -0.8 99

Dothan, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 5.2 -0.8 99

Erie, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.0 6.2 -0.8 99

Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT Metropolitan NECTA

5.9 5.1 -0.8 99

Jackson, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 3.9 -0.8 99

Johnstown, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 6.5 -0.8 99

Lafayette, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 6.3 -0.8 99

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

5.0 4.2 -0.8 99

Madison, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 2.6 -0.8 99

Merced, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

13.0 12.2 -0.8 99

Muskegon, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 4.9 -0.8 99

New Bedford, MA Metropolitan NECTA

6.9 6.1 -0.8 99

Odessa, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 5.6 -0.8 99

Olympia-Tumwater, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 5.3 -0.8 99

Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.5 -0.8 99

Stockton-Lodi, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

9.1 8.3 -0.8 99

Waterbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA

7.3 6.5 -0.8 99

Albany, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 5.7 -0.7 120

Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 4.8 -0.7 120

Bakersfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

12.2 11.5 -0.7 120

Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metropolitan NECTA

5.7 5.0 -0.7 120

Brunswick, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.0 -0.7 120

Coeur d'Alene, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.1 -0.7 120

Columbia, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 2.7 -0.7 120

Columbus, GA-AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 5.8 -0.7 120

Daphne-Fairhope-Foley, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 4.8 -0.7 120

Elmira, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 5.5 -0.7 120

Fresno, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

11.0 10.3 -0.7 120

Glens Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 5.4 -0.7 120

Great Falls, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 3.8 -0.7 120

Hanford-Corcoran, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

11.9 11.2 -0.7 120

Homosassa Springs, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 5.9 -0.7 120

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

6.7 6.0 -0.7 120

Jackson, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.4 -0.7 120

Janesville-Beloit, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.4 -0.7 120

Lake Charles, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.1 -0.7 120

Lawton, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.1 -0.7 120

Macon-Bibb County, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.2 -0.7 120

New Haven, CT Metropolitan NECTA

5.8 5.1 -0.7 120

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

5.3 4.6 -0.7 120

Pittsburgh, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 5.4 -0.7 120

Portland-South Portland, ME Metropolitan NECTA

3.3 2.6 -0.7 120

Prescott, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.4 -0.7 120

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 5.3 -0.7 120

St. George, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 3.5 -0.7 120

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.2 -0.7 120

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

4.5 3.8 -0.7 120

Santa Rosa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.6 -0.7 120

Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 4.9 -0.7 120

Springfield, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.6 -0.7 120

Springfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 4.9 -0.7 120

Topeka, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.6 -0.7 120

Vallejo-Fairfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.2 -0.7 120

Walla Walla, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 5.5 -0.7 120

Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 3.9 -0.7 120

Bay City, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 5.5 -0.6 158

Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.0 -0.6 158

Cape Girardeau, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.2 -0.6 158

Cedar Rapids, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.5 -0.6 158

Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.7 -0.6 158

Cheyenne, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.0 -0.6 158

Danbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA

5.0 4.4 -0.6 158

Dubuque, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.5 -0.6 158

Enid, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.7 -0.6 158

Fort Smith, AR-OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.1 -0.6 158

Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.1 -0.6 158

Hammond, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 6.0 -0.6 158

Jefferson City, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.4 -0.6 158

Joplin, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.7 -0.6 158

Kalamazoo-Portage, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.0 -0.6 158

Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 4.8 -0.6 158

Leominster-Gardner, MA Metropolitan NECTA

5.3 4.7 -0.6 158

Logan, UT-ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 2.9 -0.6 158

Midland, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.6 -0.6 158

Napa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.1 -0.6 158

New Orleans-Metairie, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 4.9 -0.6 158

Niles-Benton Harbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.6 -0.6 158

Ocala, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.1 -0.6 158

Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.6 -0.6 158

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.1 -0.6 158

Port St. Lucie, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.5 -0.6 158

Punta Gorda, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.6 -0.6 158

Rome, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.3 -0.6 158

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

5.6 5.0 -0.6 158

Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

9.1 8.5 -0.6 158

Savannah, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.5 -0.6 158

Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 6.5 -0.6 158

Springfield, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA

5.3 4.7 -0.6 158

Tucson, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.4 -0.6 158

Tuscaloosa, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.3 -0.6 158

Valdosta, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.5 -0.6 158

Warner Robins, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.0 -0.6 158

Wichita, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.1 -0.6 158

Worcester, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA

4.8 4.2 -0.6 158

Altoona, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.1 -0.5 197

Ann Arbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 2.8 -0.5 197

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.6 -0.5 197

Battle Creek, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.5 -0.5 197

Boise City, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.5 -0.5 197

Bremerton-Silverdale, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.2 -0.5 197

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

4.1 3.6 -0.5 197

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

5.0 4.5 -0.5 197

Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.1 -0.5 197

Flint, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.4 -0.5 197

Gadsden, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 5.5 -0.5 197

Hot Springs, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.8 -0.5 197

Houma-Thibodaux, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.7 6.2 -0.5 197

Huntsville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.8 -0.5 197

Idaho Falls, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.1 -0.5 197

Jacksonville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.1 -0.5 197

Jonesboro, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.0 -0.5 197

Lancaster, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.8 -0.5 197

Lebanon, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.2 -0.5 197

Mansfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 5.7 -0.5 197

Missoula, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.0 -0.5 197

Mobile, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 6.3 -0.5 197

Monroe, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 5.6 -0.5 197

Montgomery, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.1 -0.5 197

New Bern, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.8 -0.5 197

North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 3.9 -0.5 197

Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 3.9 -0.5 197

Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.2 -0.5 197

Pine Bluff, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 4.9 -0.5 197

Reading, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.7 -0.5 197

Rocky Mount, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 6.6 -0.5 197

Saginaw, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.3 -0.5 197

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.5 -0.5 197

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

4.1 3.6 -0.5 197

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

6.6 6.1 -0.5 197

Shreveport-Bossier City, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 5.8 -0.5 197

State College, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 3.7 -0.5 197

Tallahassee, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.0 -0.5 197

Auburn-Opelika, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 4.9 -0.4 235

Baton Rouge, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.6 -0.4 235

Billings, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.6 -0.4 235

Binghamton, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.4 -0.4 235

Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 5.4 -0.4 235

Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH Metropolitan NECTA

3.8 3.4 -0.4 235

Canton-Massillon, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 5.7 -0.4 235

Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.0 -0.4 235

Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.2 -0.4 235

Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.0 -0.4 235

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.1 -0.4 235

East Stroudsburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 6.2 -0.4 235

Fayetteville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 5.8 -0.4 235

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

2.9 2.5 -0.4 235

Gainesville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.7 -0.4 235

Gainesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.0 -0.4 235

Gettysburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.7 -0.4 235

Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.5 -0.4 235

Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.2 -0.4 235

Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.4 -0.4 235

Jacksonville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.0 -0.4 235

Lansing-East Lansing, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.7 -0.4 235

Lawrence, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.0 -0.4 235

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

3.6 3.2 -0.4 235

Manhattan, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 2.8 -0.4 235

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

5.0 4.6 -0.4 235

Midland, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.0 -0.4 235

Ogden-Clearfield, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.4 -0.4 235

Panama City, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.3 -0.4 235

Parkersburg-Vienna, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 6.0 -0.4 235

Pittsfield, MA Metropolitan NECTA

5.5 5.1 -0.4 235

St. Joseph, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.9 -0.4 235

Salt Lake City, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.2 -0.4 235

Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 5.2 -0.4 235

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

4.5 4.1 -0.4 235

Tulsa, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.4 -0.4 235

Urban Honolulu, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 2.4 -0.4 235

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

4.6 4.2 -0.4 235

Visalia-Porterville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

12.7 12.3 -0.4 235

Watertown-Fort Drum, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.5 7.1 -0.4 235

Wilmington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.4 -0.4 235

Winchester, VA-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.5 -0.4 235

York-Hanover, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.4 -0.4 235

Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.0 -0.3 278

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

5.5 5.2 -0.3 278

Ames, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.3 2.0 -0.3 278

Athens-Clarke County, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.5 -0.3 278

Bismarck, ND Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 3.3 -0.3 278

Bowling Green, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.4 -0.3 278

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

4.7 4.4 -0.3 278

Dayton, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.6 -0.3 278

Flagstaff, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 5.6 -0.3 278

Grand Forks, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.4 -0.3 278

Greensboro-High Point, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.9 -0.3 278

Harrisonburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.6 -0.3 278

Hinesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 5.4 -0.3 278

Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 2.9 -0.3 278

Lincoln, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.9 2.6 -0.3 278

Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.4 -0.3 278

Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.0 -0.3 278

Oklahoma City, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.8 -0.3 278

Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.2 -0.3 278

Pocatello, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 3.5 -0.3 278

Provo-Orem, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.0 -0.3 278

Sioux City, IA-NE-SD Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.4 -0.3 278

Syracuse, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 4.9 -0.3 278

Utica-Rome, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.2 -0.3 278

Winston-Salem, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.5 -0.3 278

Alexandria, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 5.9 -0.2 303

Asheville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.9 -0.2 303

Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.2 -0.2 303

Burlington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.5 -0.2 303

California-Lexington Park, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.0 -0.2 303

Charlottesville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.3 -0.2 303

Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 6.4 -0.2 303

Dover-Durham, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA

2.9 2.7 -0.2 303

Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.2 -0.2 303

Fargo, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.1 -0.2 303

Greenville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 5.0 -0.2 303

Iowa City, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 2.5 -0.2 303

Ithaca, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.8 -0.2 303

Kansas City, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.2 -0.2 303

Lewiston, ID-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.2 -0.2 303

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

4.0 3.8 -0.2 303

Portsmouth, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA

2.9 2.7 -0.2 303

Raleigh, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.1 -0.2 303

Richmond, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.9 -0.2 303

Roanoke, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.7 -0.2 303

Rochester, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 3.7 -0.2 303

St. Cloud, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.7 -0.2 303

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

3.9 3.7 -0.2 303

Akron, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 5.4 -0.1 326

Burlington-South Burlington, VT Metropolitan NECTA

2.7 2.6 -0.1 326

Goldsboro, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 5.3 -0.1 326

Kingston, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.4 -0.1 326

Lynchburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.3 -0.1 326

Mankato-North Mankato, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 3.4 -0.1 326

Monroe, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.6 -0.1 326

Morristown, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 4.9 -0.1 326

Rochester, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.8 -0.1 326

Staunton-Waynesboro, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 3.6 -0.1 326

Toledo, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 5.2 -0.1 326

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.5 0.0 337

Chattanooga, TN-GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 4.6 0.0 337

Fairbanks, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 6.2 0.0 337

Farmington, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.4 8.4 0.0 337

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

4.9 4.9 0.0 337

Lexington-Fayette, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 4.0 0.0 337

Manchester, NH Metropolitan NECTA

3.0 3.0 0.0 337

Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 5.0 0.0 337

Owensboro, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 4.9 0.0 337

Rapid City, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 3.3 0.0 337

Salisbury, MD-DE Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 6.5 0.0 337

San Angelo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.5 0.0 337

Sioux Falls, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 2.7 0.0 337

Wichita Falls, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 4.5 0.0 337

Dover, DE Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 4.9 0.1 351

Johnson City, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 5.0 0.1 351

Laredo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 5.0 0.1 351

Las Cruces, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.4 7.5 0.1 351

Lima, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 5.1 0.1 351

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

3.5 3.6 0.1 351

Santa Fe, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 5.3 0.1 351

Albuquerque, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 6.0 0.2 358

College Station-Bryan, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 3.6 0.2 358

Jackson, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.9 0.2 358

Knoxville, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 4.4 0.2 358

Abilene, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 4.2 0.3 362

Cleveland, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.7 0.3 362

Elizabethtown-Fort Knox, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 5.2 0.3 362

Sherman-Denison, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 4.2 0.3 362

Anchorage, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 6.6 0.4 366

Clarksville, TN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.5 0.4 366

Tyler, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.7 0.4 366

Waco, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 4.3 0.4 366

Amarillo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 3.5 0.5 370

Austin-Round Rock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 3.6 0.5 370

Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 4.9 0.5 370

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 4.3 0.5 370

El Paso, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 5.3 0.5 370

Killeen-Temple, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.8 0.5 370

San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 4.1 0.5 370

Texarkana, TX-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 4.8 0.5 370

Victoria, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 5.6 0.5 370

Lubbock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 4.0 0.7 379

Corpus Christi, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 6.6 0.8 380

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

4.9 5.7 0.8 380

Longview, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 6.3 0.8 380

McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.7 8.5 0.8 380

Brownsville-Harlingen, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.0 7.9 0.9 384

Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 6.5 1.0 385

Rockford, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.2 8.3 1.1 386

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 7.9 1.4 387

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

6.9 8.3 1.4 387

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: May 3, 2017