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Local Area Unemployment Statistics
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Over-the-Year Change in Unemployment Rates for Metropolitan Areas

Over-the-Year Change in Unemployment Rates for Metropolitan Areas, Not Seasonally Adjusted
Metropolitan area March 2021
rate
March 2022(p)
rate
Over-the-year
Change Rank

United States

6.2 3.8 -2.4  

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area

10.3 5.0 -5.3 1

Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

11.1 5.9 -5.2 2

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

9.6 4.5 -5.1 3

El Centro, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

17.2 12.3 -4.9 4

Merced, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

13.0 8.3 -4.7 5

Odessa, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

9.8 5.1 -4.7 5

Bakersfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

12.3 7.7 -4.6 7

Salinas, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

12.1 7.6 -4.5 8

Stockton-Lodi, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

10.2 5.7 -4.5 8

Yuba City, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

11.0 6.5 -4.5 8

Madera, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

10.8 6.4 -4.4 11

Visalia-Porterville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

12.8 8.4 -4.4 11

Fresno, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

11.2 6.9 -4.3 13

Ocean City, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

13.3 9.0 -4.3 13

Hanford-Corcoran, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

11.7 7.5 -4.2 15

Modesto, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

9.9 5.7 -4.2 15

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.5 4.3 -4.2 15

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.6 3.4 -4.2 15

Napa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 3.2 -4.1 19

Vallejo-Fairfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.7 4.6 -4.1 19

Chico, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.3 4.4 -3.9 21

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

7.6 3.7 -3.9 21

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

8.5 4.7 -3.8 23

Redding, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.4 4.6 -3.8 23

Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

9.0 5.2 -3.8 23

Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 3.5 -3.8 23

Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.0 4.3 -3.7 27

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 2.9 -3.7 27

Santa Rosa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.7 3.0 -3.7 27

Waterbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA

9.1 5.4 -3.7 27

Flagstaff, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 3.7 -3.6 31

Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 3.5 -3.6 31

Pittsfield, MA Metropolitan NECTA

8.7 5.1 -3.6 31

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

10.1 6.6 -3.5 34

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

8.2 4.7 -3.5 34

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

6.2 2.8 -3.4 36

Barnstable Town, MA Metropolitan NECTA

8.7 5.4 -3.3 37

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

5.8 2.5 -3.3 37

Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metropolitan NECTA

7.5 4.3 -3.2 39

Midland, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.7 3.5 -3.2 39

Carson City, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 3.0 -3.1 41

Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT Metropolitan NECTA

7.3 4.2 -3.1 41

Leominster-Gardner, MA Metropolitan NECTA

7.7 4.6 -3.1 41

McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

10.1 7.0 -3.1 41

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

5.9 2.8 -3.1 41

Muskegon, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.4 5.3 -3.1 41

Tucson, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 2.8 -3.1 41

Vineland-Bridgeton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.7 5.6 -3.1 41

Erie, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.6 5.6 -3.0 49

Farmington, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.4 5.4 -3.0 49

Greeley, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 3.8 -3.0 49

New Bedford, MA Metropolitan NECTA

8.9 5.9 -3.0 49

New Haven, CT Metropolitan NECTA

6.9 3.9 -3.0 49

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 2.4 -3.0 49

Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metropolitan NECTA

6.4 3.4 -3.0 49

Pueblo, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.7 5.7 -3.0 49

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

8.7 5.7 -3.0 49

Springfield, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA

7.4 4.4 -3.0 49

Anchorage, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.4 4.5 -2.9 59

Beckley, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.2 4.3 -2.9 59

Bend-Redmond, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.9 4.0 -2.9 59

Grand Junction, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 3.9 -2.9 59

Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 3.6 -2.9 59

Laredo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.2 4.3 -2.9 59

Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 2.9 -2.9 59

Reno, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 2.6 -2.9 59

Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH Metropolitan NECTA

6.1 3.3 -2.8 67

Brownsville-Harlingen, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.9 6.1 -2.8 67

Casper, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.5 4.7 -2.8 67

Colorado Springs, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 3.7 -2.8 67

El Paso, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 4.3 -2.8 67

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

7.2 4.4 -2.8 67

Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 3.5 -2.8 67

Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 3.1 -2.8 67

Michigan City-La Porte, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.7 3.9 -2.8 67

Worcester, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA

6.7 3.9 -2.8 67

Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 3.3 -2.7 77

Danbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA

6.5 3.8 -2.7 77

Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 3.6 -2.7 77

Homosassa Springs, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 3.7 -2.7 77

Longview, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 4.4 -2.7 77

Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.9 4.2 -2.7 77

Trenton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 3.2 -2.7 77

Victoria, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 4.4 -2.7 77

Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.9 4.3 -2.6 85

Corpus Christi, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.9 5.3 -2.6 85

Fort Collins, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 3.0 -2.6 85

Hattiesburg, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 3.1 -2.6 85

Jackson, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 3.2 -2.6 85

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

7.0 4.4 -2.6 85

Prescott, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 2.3 -2.6 85

Reading, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 4.7 -2.6 85

The Villages, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 3.6 -2.6 85

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

7.8 5.2 -2.6 85

Akron, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 4.1 -2.5 95

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

7.0 4.5 -2.5 95

Battle Creek, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.2 4.7 -2.5 95

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 3.4 -2.5 95

Eugene, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.7 4.2 -2.5 95

Medford, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 4.3 -2.5 95

San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 3.5 -2.5 95

South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 3.1 -2.5 95

Albany, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 4.4 -2.4 103

Boulder, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 2.7 -2.4 103

Canton-Massillon, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 4.1 -2.4 103

Charleston, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 4.1 -2.4 103

Glens Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 4.1 -2.4 103

Kingston, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 3.5 -2.4 103

Lake Charles, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 3.7 -2.4 103

Ocala, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 3.1 -2.4 103

Pittsburgh, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 4.7 -2.4 103

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

6.3 3.9 -2.4 103

Santa Fe, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 4.0 -2.4 103

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 3.2 -2.4 103

Sebring, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 3.9 -2.4 103

Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 3.0 -2.4 103

Toledo, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 4.1 -2.4 103

Tyler, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 3.5 -2.4 103

Utica-Rome, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 4.2 -2.4 103

Williamsport, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.5 5.1 -2.4 103

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

6.8 4.5 -2.3 121

Dayton, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 3.8 -2.3 121

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

5.2 2.9 -2.3 121

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.9 4.6 -2.3 121

East Stroudsburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.4 6.1 -2.3 121

Elmira, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 4.2 -2.3 121

Grants Pass, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.5 5.2 -2.3 121

Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 3.6 -2.3 121

Killeen-Temple, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 4.1 -2.3 121

Lebanon, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 3.7 -2.3 121

Lima, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 4.2 -2.3 121

Niles-Benton Harbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.7 4.4 -2.3 121

Parkersburg-Vienna, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 4.5 -2.3 121

Rochester, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 3.8 -2.3 121

Salem, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 3.9 -2.3 121

Syracuse, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 3.9 -2.3 121

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

4.8 2.5 -2.3 121

Wichita Falls, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 3.6 -2.3 121

York-Hanover, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 3.6 -2.3 121

Albuquerque, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 4.1 -2.2 140

Binghamton, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 4.2 -2.2 140

Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 2.5 -2.2 140

Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 3.5 -2.2 140

Flint, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.0 5.8 -2.2 140

Jackson, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 4.3 -2.2 140

Johnstown, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.6 5.4 -2.2 140

Lubbock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 3.0 -2.2 140

Port St. Lucie, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 2.8 -2.2 140

Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 3.0 -2.2 140

Waco, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 3.4 -2.2 140

Abilene, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 3.1 -2.1 151

Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 3.3 -2.1 151

Austin-Round Rock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 2.7 -2.1 151

Bay City, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.2 5.1 -2.1 151

Decatur, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.9 6.8 -2.1 151

Dover-Durham, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA

4.3 2.2 -2.1 151

Kalamazoo-Portage, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 3.9 -2.1 151

North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 2.4 -2.1 151

Punta Gorda, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 2.8 -2.1 151

San Angelo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 3.3 -2.1 151

Texarkana, TX-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 4.1 -2.1 151

Urban Honolulu, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 3.2 -2.1 151

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

5.2 3.1 -2.1 151

Altoona, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 4.4 -2.0 164

Cedar Rapids, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 3.6 -2.0 164

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

6.3 4.3 -2.0 164

Fort Wayne, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 2.5 -2.0 164

Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 3.3 -2.0 164

Hot Springs, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 4.0 -2.0 164

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 2.5 -2.0 164

Jacksonville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 2.5 -2.0 164

Lafayette, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 3.4 -2.0 164

Las Cruces, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.8 4.8 -2.0 164

Manchester, NH Metropolitan NECTA

4.3 2.3 -2.0 164

Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 2.5 -2.0 164

Panama City, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 2.4 -2.0 164

Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 2.6 -2.0 164

Saginaw, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.7 5.7 -2.0 164

Tallahassee, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 2.6 -2.0 164

Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.2 5.2 -2.0 164

Wheeling, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.0 5.0 -2.0 164

Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 4.2 -1.9 182

Burlington-South Burlington, VT Metropolitan NECTA

3.7 1.8 -1.9 182

Coeur d'Alene, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 3.8 -1.9 182

Corvallis, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 3.0 -1.9 182

Fayetteville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 5.4 -1.9 182

Greensboro-High Point, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 4.0 -1.9 182

Jackson, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 2.9 -1.9 182

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

4.9 3.0 -1.9 182

Lancaster, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 3.4 -1.9 182

Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 2.2 -1.9 182

Portsmouth, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA

4.3 2.4 -1.9 182

Richmond, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 2.9 -1.9 182

Sherman-Denison, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 3.3 -1.9 182

Springfield, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.4 4.5 -1.9 182

St. Cloud, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 3.0 -1.9 182

Terre Haute, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 3.3 -1.9 182

Watertown-Fort Drum, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.7 4.8 -1.9 182

Asheville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 2.9 -1.8 199

Bellingham, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.1 5.3 -1.8 199

Carbondale-Marion, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 4.5 -1.8 199

Clarksville, TN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 3.6 -1.8 199

Cleveland, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 3.0 -1.8 199

College Station-Bryan, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 2.9 -1.8 199

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

3.9 2.1 -1.8 199

Fairbanks, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 4.3 -1.8 199

Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 3.3 -1.8 199

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

6.0 4.2 -1.8 199

Jacksonville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 3.8 -1.8 199

Lansing-East Lansing, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.6 3.8 -1.8 199

Lynchburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 2.9 -1.8 199

Mobile, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 3.3 -1.8 199

Muncie, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 3.1 -1.8 199

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

4.2 2.4 -1.8 199

New Orleans-Metairie, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 4.4 -1.8 199

Albany, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 4.2 -1.7 216

Amarillo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 2.7 -1.7 216

Ann Arbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 3.1 -1.7 216

Burlington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 3.5 -1.7 216

Danville, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 5.6 -1.7 216

Dubuque, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 3.5 -1.7 216

Gettysburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 3.0 -1.7 216

Kankakee, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.7 6.0 -1.7 216

Midland, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.9 4.2 -1.7 216

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

4.2 2.5 -1.7 216

Monroe, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 3.6 -1.7 216

Monroe, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.2 4.5 -1.7 216

New Bern, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 3.4 -1.7 216

Peoria, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.0 5.3 -1.7 216

Shreveport-Bossier City, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 3.8 -1.7 216

Springfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 4.3 -1.7 216

Staunton-Waynesboro, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 2.4 -1.7 216

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

5.3 3.6 -1.7 216

Winston-Salem, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 3.4 -1.7 216

Bloomington, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 2.4 -1.6 235

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

5.1 3.5 -1.6 235

Charlottesville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 2.4 -1.6 235

Columbus, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 2.2 -1.6 235

Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 3.1 -1.6 235

Evansville, IN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 2.7 -1.6 235

Gainesville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 2.4 -1.6 235

Goldsboro, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.4 3.8 -1.6 235

Hammond, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.3 4.7 -1.6 235

Johnson City, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 2.8 -1.6 235

Lafayette-West Lafayette, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 2.5 -1.6 235

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

4.9 3.3 -1.6 235

Mankato-North Mankato, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 2.2 -1.6 235

Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 3.6 -1.6 235

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

6.0 4.4 -1.6 235

Oklahoma City, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 2.7 -1.6 235

Pine Bluff, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.9 5.3 -1.6 235

Racine, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 4.2 -1.6 235

Roanoke, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 2.7 -1.6 235

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

5.3 3.7 -1.6 235

Wilmington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 3.1 -1.6 235

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.7 4.2 -1.5 256

Baton Rouge, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 3.4 -1.5 256

Billings, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 2.5 -1.5 256

Bloomington, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.2 3.7 -1.5 256

Champaign-Urbana, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 3.8 -1.5 256

Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 3.4 -1.5 256

Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 5.0 -1.5 256

Duluth, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 3.5 -1.5 256

Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 2.8 -1.5 256

Elkhart-Goshen, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 1.8 -1.5 256

Greenville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.3 3.8 -1.5 256

Iowa City, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 2.6 -1.5 256

Ithaca, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 2.7 -1.5 256

Knoxville, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 2.6 -1.5 256

Mansfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 4.5 -1.5 256

Missoula, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 2.8 -1.5 256

Montgomery, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 2.9 -1.5 256

Morristown, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 3.1 -1.5 256

Raleigh, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 2.9 -1.5 256

Rochester, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 2.4 -1.5 256

Tulsa, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 3.0 -1.5 256

Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 3.3 -1.5 256

Bismarck, ND Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 3.1 -1.4 278

Boise City, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 2.8 -1.4 278

Cheyenne, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 3.3 -1.4 278

Eau Claire, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 3.3 -1.4 278

Fond du Lac, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 2.8 -1.4 278

Fort Smith, AR-OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 3.2 -1.4 278

Grand Forks, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 2.9 -1.4 278

Great Falls, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 2.8 -1.4 278

Green Bay, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 3.0 -1.4 278

Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 3.6 -1.4 278

Harrisonburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 2.5 -1.4 278

Houma-Thibodaux, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 3.7 -1.4 278

Lexington-Fayette, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 3.1 -1.4 278

Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.4 6.0 -1.4 278

Pocatello, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 3.0 -1.4 278

Sioux City, IA-NE-SD Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 2.9 -1.4 278

Winchester, VA-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 2.3 -1.4 278

Alexandria, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 2.8 -1.3 295

Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.0 -1.3 295

Bremerton-Silverdale, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.0 4.7 -1.3 295

Cape Girardeau, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 3.2 -1.3 295

Chattanooga, TN-GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 2.9 -1.3 295

Dover, DE Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 5.3 -1.3 295

Gadsden, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.0 -1.3 295

Jonesboro, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 2.7 -1.3 295

Kokomo, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.8 4.5 -1.3 295

Lewiston-Auburn, ME Metropolitan NECTA

5.2 3.9 -1.3 295

Macon-Bibb County, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 3.7 -1.3 295

Madison, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 2.4 -1.3 295

Morgantown, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 3.4 -1.3 295

Owensboro, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 3.6 -1.3 295

Portland-South Portland, ME Metropolitan NECTA

4.7 3.4 -1.3 295

Salisbury, MD-DE Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 5.3 -1.3 295

Spartanburg, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 3.2 -1.3 295

Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.7 5.4 -1.3 295

Springfield, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 2.8 -1.3 295

State College, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 3.3 -1.3 295

Tuscaloosa, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 2.6 -1.3 295

Appleton, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 2.7 -1.2 316

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 3.2 -1.2 316

Bangor, ME Metropolitan NECTA

4.9 3.7 -1.2 316

Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 2.6 -1.2 316

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

3.5 2.3 -1.2 316

Joplin, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 3.2 -1.2 316

Kansas City, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 3.4 -1.2 316

La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 2.7 -1.2 316

Longview, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.2 6.0 -1.2 316

Oshkosh-Neenah, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 2.7 -1.2 316

Rapid City, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 2.5 -1.2 316

Rocky Mount, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.3 6.1 -1.2 316

Salt Lake City, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 2.1 -1.2 316

Savannah, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.4 3.2 -1.2 316

Sheboygan, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 2.6 -1.2 316

St. George, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 2.2 -1.2 316

Sumter, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.0 3.8 -1.2 316

Twin Falls, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.1 -1.2 316

Wichita, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.8 3.6 -1.2 316

Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 2.3 -1.1 335

Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 2.9 -1.1 335

Columbus, GA-AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.9 3.8 -1.1 335

Dothan, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 2.4 -1.1 335

Enid, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 2.8 -1.1 335

Fargo, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 2.7 -1.1 335

Florence, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.5 3.4 -1.1 335

Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.6 2.5 -1.1 335

Lewiston, ID-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.2 -1.1 335

Olympia-Tumwater, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.1 5.0 -1.1 335

St. Joseph, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.2 -1.1 335

Wausau, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.8 2.7 -1.1 335

Ames, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 2.1 -1.0 347

Daphne-Fairhope-Foley, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 2.2 -1.0 347

Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.9 2.9 -1.0 347

Janesville-Beloit, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.1 -1.0 347

Kennewick-Richland, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

7.0 6.0 -1.0 347

Lincoln, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.1 2.1 -1.0 347

Ogden-Clearfield, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.0 2.0 -1.0 347

Sioux Falls, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.3 2.3 -1.0 347

Valdosta, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.3 -1.0 347

Warner Robins, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 3.2 -1.0 347

Wenatchee, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.6 5.6 -1.0 347

Yakima, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.3 7.3 -1.0 347

Bowling Green, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.6 3.7 -0.9 359

Columbia, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 2.5 -0.9 359

Columbia, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.1 -0.9 359

Idaho Falls, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 2.8 -0.9 359

Jefferson City, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.7 2.8 -0.9 359

Lawton, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.4 -0.9 359

Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 2.6 -0.9 359

Provo-Orem, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.7 1.8 -0.9 359

Brunswick, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.3 -0.8 367

Decatur, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 2.0 -0.8 367

Elizabethtown-Fort Knox, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.1 4.3 -0.8 367

Grand Island, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 2.4 -0.8 367

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

3.8 3.0 -0.8 367

Huntsville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 2.0 -0.8 367

Rome, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.0 3.2 -0.8 367

Walla Walla, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area

5.5 4.7 -0.8 367

Auburn-Opelika, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.9 2.2 -0.7 375

Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.6 -0.7 375

Dalton, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.3 3.6 -0.7 375

Hinesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.1 3.4 -0.7 375

Lawrence, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.4 2.7 -0.7 375

Athens-Clarke County, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.5 2.9 -0.6 380

Logan, UT-ID Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.3 1.7 -0.6 380

California-Lexington Park, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.2 3.7 -0.5 382

Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area

4.7 4.2 -0.5 382

Gainesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.9 2.5 -0.4 384

Manhattan, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

2.8 2.6 -0.2 385

Topeka, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area

3.2 3.1 -0.1 386

Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area

6.5 6.7 0.2 387

Rockford, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area

8.3 8.5 0.2 387

Yuma, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area

10.0 10.2 0.2 387

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: April 27, 2022