Unemployment Rates for the 50 Largest Cities

(Based on 2010 Census Population)


Unemployment Rates for the 50 Largest Cities
Annual Average Rankings
Year: 2013
RankCityRate
1Omaha city, NE4.1
2Honolulu County/city, HI4.4
2Seattle city, WA4.4
4Oklahoma City city, OK4.5
5Austin city, TX4.6
5Minneapolis city, MN4.6
7Tulsa city, OK5.1
8Virginia Beach city, VA5.4
9San Francisco County/city, CA5.5
10Raleigh city, NC5.6
10San Antonio city, TX5.6
12Houston city, TX5.8
13Fort Worth city, TX5.9
13Nashville-Davidson (consolidated) city, TN5.9
15Albuquerque city, NM6.2
15Boston city, MA6.2
17Dallas city, TX6.4
17Wichita city, KS6.4
19Columbus city, OH6.5
20Charlotte city, NC6.6
20Denver County/city, CO6.6
20Portland city, OR6.6
23Mesa city, AZ6.7
24Phoenix city, AZ6.9
25Tucson city, AZ7.2
26Kansas City city, MO7.3
26San Jose city, CA7.3
28El Paso city, TX7.4
28Jacksonville city, FL7.4
28San Diego city, CA7.4
31Miami city, FL7.5
32Louisville-Jefferson County (consolidated) city, KY7.6
33Colorado Springs city, CO7.7
34Indianapolis (consolidated) city, IN8.4
35Washington city, DC8.5
36Atlanta city, GA8.8
36New York city, NY8.8
38Oakland city, CA8.9
39Cleveland city, OH9.0
40Sacramento city, CA9.4
41Baltimore city, MD9.9
41Las Vegas city, NV9.9
41Memphis city, TN9.9
44Chicago city, IL10.0
45Milwaukee city, WI10.1
46Los Angeles city, CA10.3
47Philadelphia County/city, PA10.4
48Long Beach city, CA10.7
49Fresno city, CA14.3
50Detroit city, MI19.1

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

 

Last Modified Date: April 21, 2015