Unemployment Rates for the 50 Largest Cities

(Based on 2010 Census Population)


Unemployment Rates for the 50 Largest Cities
Annual Average Rankings
Year: 2010
RankCityRate
1Omaha city, NE5.0
2Oklahoma City city, OK5.6
3Honolulu County/city, HI6.0
4Austin city, TX6.2
5Virginia Beach city, VA6.5
6Minneapolis city, MN6.9
6Tulsa city, OK6.9
8San Antonio city, TX7.0
9Albuquerque city, NM7.3
10Raleigh city, NC7.5
11Boston city, MA7.6
12Fort Worth city, TX7.9
13Houston city, TX8.0
13Seattle city, WA8.0
15Nashville-Davidson (consolidated) city, TN8.2
16Dallas city, TX8.5
16El Paso city, TX8.5
18Columbus city, OH8.9
18San Francisco County/city, CA8.9
20Charlotte city, NC9.1
20Denver County/city, CO9.1
22Portland city, OR9.4
22Washington city, DC9.4
24New York city, NY9.5
24Wichita city, KS9.5
26Colorado Springs city, CO9.6
27Mesa city, AZ9.7
28Kansas City city, MO10.0
28Louisville-Jefferson County (consolidated) city, KY10.0
30San Diego city, CA10.2
31Phoenix city, AZ10.5
31Tucson city, AZ10.5
33Indianapolis (consolidated) city, IN10.6
33Philadelphia County/city, PA10.6
35Cleveland city, OH10.8
36Memphis city, TN10.9
36Miami city, FL10.9
38Jacksonville city, FL11.1
39Baltimore city, MD11.2
39Chicago city, IL11.2
41Atlanta city, GA11.3
42San Jose city, CA11.5
43Milwaukee city, WI11.9
44Los Angeles city, CA13.2
45Oakland city, CA13.3
45Sacramento city, CA13.3
47Long Beach city, CA13.6
48Las Vegas city, NV14.3
49Fresno city, CA18.0
50Detroit city, MI24.8

NOTE: Rates shown are a percentage of the labor force. Data refer to place of residence.

 

Last Modified Date: April 21, 2015