Unemployment Rate Over-the-Year Change in Metropolitan Areas


Unemployment Rate Over-the-Year Change in Metropolitan Areas
Annual Average Rankings
20082009
RankMetropolitan AreaRateRateChange
  United States 5.8 9.3 3.5
1 Great Falls, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 4.8 0.7
2 Bismarck, ND Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.9 3.7 0.8
3 Billings, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 4.4 1.0
3 Grand Forks, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 4.6 1.0
5 Missoula, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 5.5 1.1
6 Anchorage, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 7.0 1.3
6 Fairbanks, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 7.1 1.3
6 Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 4.6 1.3
6 Lincoln, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.0 4.3 1.3
10 Fargo, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.9 4.3 1.4
10 State College, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 5.7 1.4
12 Ames, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.1 4.6 1.5
12 Iowa City, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.0 4.5 1.5
12 Lubbock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 5.3 1.5
12 Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 5.1 1.5
12 Texarkana, TX-Texarkana, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 6.2 1.5
17 Amarillo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 5.2 1.6
17 College Station-Bryan, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 5.7 1.6
17 Springfield, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 7.3 1.6
20 Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 6.8 1.7
20 Lawton, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 5.5 1.7
22 Altoona, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 7.0 1.8
22 Hot Springs, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 7.3 1.8
22 Ithaca, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 5.9 1.8
22 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 6.4 1.8
26 Abilene, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 5.8 1.9
26 Baton Rouge, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 6.2 1.9
26 Hattiesburg, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 7.6 1.9
26 Las Cruces, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 6.7 1.9
26 Lawrence, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 5.9 1.9
26 Manhattan, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 5.5 1.9
26 Pine Bluff, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 9.3 1.9
26 San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 6.6 1.9
26 Warner Robins, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 7.1 1.9
35 Gulfport-Biloxi, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 7.7 2.0
35 Jackson, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 7.5 2.0
35 Jonesboro, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 7.1 2.0
35 Lafayette, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 5.2 2.0
35 Morgantown, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.0 5.0 2.0
35 Portsmouth, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA 3.6 5.6 2.0
35 Rochester, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 6.6 2.0
35 San Angelo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 6.2 2.0
35 Sioux City, IA-NE-SD Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 5.7 2.0
35 Utica-Rome, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 7.6 2.0
35 Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 5.8 2.0
35 Yakima, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 8.9 2.0
47 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 7.0 2.1
47 Bloomington-Normal, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 7.1 2.1
47 Burlington-South Burlington, VT Metropolitan NECTA 3.9 6.0 2.1
47 Cedar Rapids, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 6.0 2.1
47 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 8.9 2.1
47 Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 5.9 2.1
47 Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR-MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 6.2 2.1
47 Idaho Falls, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 5.5 2.1
47 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 7.5 2.1
47 Lake Charles, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 6.1 2.1
47 Lewiston, ID-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 7.1 2.1
47 Pittsburgh, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 7.2 2.1
47 Shreveport-Bossier City, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 7.0 2.1
47 Topeka, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 7.0 2.1
47 Waco, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 6.7 2.1
62 Alexandria, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 6.4 2.2
62 Bangor, ME Metropolitan NECTA 5.3 7.5 2.2
62 Bloomington, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 7.2 2.2
62 Columbia, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 6.5 2.2
62 Corpus Christi, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 6.9 2.2
62 Dubuque, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 6.4 2.2
62 Hinesville-Fort Stewart, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 7.9 2.2
62 Honolulu, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 5.8 2.2
62 Johnstown, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 8.4 2.2
62 Mankato-North Mankato, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 6.6 2.2
62 New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 6.5 2.2
62 Pocatello, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 6.7 2.2
62 Rapid City, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.9 5.1 2.2
62 Santa Fe, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 6.0 2.2
76 Glens Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 7.8 2.3
76 Kingston, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 7.8 2.3
76 Norwich-New London, CT-RI Metropolitan NECTA 5.5 7.8 2.3
76 Pascagoula, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 8.5 2.3
80 Athens-Clarke County, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 7.4 2.4
80 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 6.8 2.4
80 Fayetteville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 8.7 2.4
80 Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 7.0 2.4
80 Lebanon, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 6.6 2.4
80 Manchester, NH Metropolitan NECTA 3.9 6.3 2.4
80 New Haven, CT Metropolitan NECTA 5.8 8.2 2.4
80 Oklahoma City, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 6.2 2.4
80 Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, ME Metropolitan NECTA 4.3 6.7 2.4
80 Rochester, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 8.0 2.4
90 Albuquerque, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 7.1 2.5
90 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 8.4 2.5
90 Champaign-Urbana, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 8.2 2.5
90 Cheyenne, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 6.5 2.5
90 Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 7.1 2.5
90 El Paso, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 8.8 2.5
90 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT Metropolitan NECTA 5.7 8.2 2.5
90 Jacksonville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 8.3 2.5
90 Monroe, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 7.2 2.5
90 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 8.6 2.5
90 Sioux Falls, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.7 5.2 2.5
90 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 6.2 2.5
90 Wenatchee-East Wenatchee, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 8.0 2.5
90 Wichita Falls, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 7.3 2.5
104 Barnstable Town, MA Metropolitan NECTA 5.7 8.3 2.6
104 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metropolitan NECTA 5.2 7.8 2.6
104 Cape Girardeau-Jackson, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 8.1 2.6
104 Charlottesville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 5.9 2.6
104 Jefferson City, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 7.4 2.6
104 Madison, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 6.2 2.6
104 Midland, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.9 5.5 2.6
104 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 7.9 2.6
104 Rochester-Dover, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA 3.8 6.4 2.6
104 Sherman-Denison, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 7.9 2.6
104 St. Cloud, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 8.2 2.6
104 Syracuse, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 8.2 2.6
104 Tallahassee, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 7.3 2.6
104 Trenton-Ewing, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 7.5 2.6
104 Tyler, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 7.5 2.6
119 Ann Arbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 8.4 2.7
119 Binghamton, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 8.2 2.7
119 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH Metropolitan NECTA 4.9 7.6 2.7
119 Boulder, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 6.8 2.7
119 Bremerton-Silverdale, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 7.7 2.7
119 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 7.7 2.7
119 Danbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA 4.5 7.2 2.7
119 Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 7.6 2.7
119 Gainesville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 7.1 2.7
119 Goldsboro, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 8.6 2.7
119 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 7.5 2.7
119 Pittsfield, MA Metropolitan NECTA 5.1 7.8 2.7
131 Brownsville-Harlingen, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 9.6 2.8
131 Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 8.4 2.8
131 Fort Collins-Loveland, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 7.0 2.8
131 Harrisonburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 6.4 2.8
131 Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 7.8 2.8
131 La Crosse, WI-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 7.0 2.8
131 Lancaster, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 7.1 2.8
131 Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 7.9 2.8
131 Olympia, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 7.9 2.8
131 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 8.2 2.8
131 Savannah, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 8.3 2.8
131 Springfield, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA 5.9 8.7 2.8
131 Valdosta, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 8.3 2.8
131 Williamsport, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 8.7 2.8
145 Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 9.2 2.9
145 Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 9.4 2.9
145 Columbus, GA-AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 9.2 2.9
145 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 7.1 2.9
149 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 8.6 3.0
149 Boise City-Nampa, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 8.1 3.0
149 Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 8.1 3.0
149 Dover, DE Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 7.8 3.0
149 Duluth, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 9.2 3.0
149 Eau Claire, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 7.5 3.0
149 Flagstaff, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 8.4 3.0
149 Laredo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 8.4 3.0
149 Lewiston-Auburn, ME Metropolitan NECTA 5.5 8.5 3.0
149 Ocean City, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 11.1 3.0
149 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 8.4 3.0
149 Worcester, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA 5.7 8.7 3.0
161 Albany, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 9.5 3.1
161 Charleston, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 6.6 3.1
161 Coeur d'Alene, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 8.6 3.1
161 Colorado Springs, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 8.7 3.1
161 Corvallis, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 7.8 3.1
161 Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 8.5 3.1
161 Erie, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 8.8 3.1
161 Fort Smith, AR-OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 8.1 3.1
161 Lexington-Fayette, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 8.4 3.1
161 Logan, UT-ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.6 5.7 3.1
161 Longview, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 7.3 3.1
161 Macon, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 9.4 3.1
161 McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 10.4 3.1
161 Pueblo, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 9.1 3.1
161 Victoria, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 7.1 3.1
176 Farmington, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 7.2 3.2
176 Greenville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 9.9 3.2
176 Joplin, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 8.3 3.2
176 Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 10.0 3.2
176 Reading, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 8.6 3.2
181 Baltimore-Towson, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 7.8 3.3
181 Clarksville, TN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 10.4 3.3
181 Cleveland, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 10.0 3.3
181 Evansville, IN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 8.5 3.3
181 Kansas City, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 8.9 3.3
181 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 8.6 3.3
181 Salinas, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.4 11.7 3.3
181 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 9.0 3.3
181 Tucson, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 9.0 3.3
181 Wheeling, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 8.5 3.3
181 York-Hanover, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 8.0 3.3
192 Brunswick, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 8.8 3.4
192 Columbia, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 9.2 3.4
192 Danville, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 11.3 3.4
192 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 8.3 3.4
192 Elmira, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 9.0 3.4
192 Johnson City, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 9.5 3.4
192 Kankakee-Bradley, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.6 12.0 3.4
192 Knoxville, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 8.8 3.4
192 Tulsa, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 7.1 3.4
201 Asheville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 8.5 3.5
201 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 9.7 3.5
201 Bellingham, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 8.5 3.5
201 Cincinnati-Middletown, OH-KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 9.3 3.5
201 Lynchburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 7.7 3.5
201 Napa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 8.6 3.5
201 Oshkosh-Neenah, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 7.8 3.5
201 Owensboro, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 9.5 3.5
201 Panama City-Lynn Haven-Panama City Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 9.0 3.5
201 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, RI-MA Metropolitan NECTA 7.6 11.1 3.5
201 Raleigh-Cary, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 8.5 3.5
201 St. Louis, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area1 6.4 9.9 3.5
201 Waterbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA 7.5 11.0 3.5
214 Chattanooga, TN-GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 9.5 3.6
214 Green Bay, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 8.3 3.6
214 Indianapolis-Carmel, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 8.7 3.6
214 Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner, MA Metropolitan NECTA 6.8 10.4 3.6
214 New Bedford, MA Metropolitan NECTA 7.8 11.4 3.6
214 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 9.9 3.6
214 Punta Gorda, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 11.7 3.6
214 Richmond, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 7.8 3.6
214 Roanoke, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 7.5 3.6
214 Salisbury, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 9.0 3.6
214 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 9.6 3.6
214 Spokane, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 9.2 3.6
214 St. Joseph, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 8.7 3.6
227 Akron, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 9.8 3.7
227 Auburn-Opelika, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 8.3 3.7
227 Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 8.6 3.7
227 Huntsville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 7.4 3.7
227 Lima, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 11.0 3.7
227 Louisville-Jefferson County, KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 10.0 3.7
227 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 9.4 3.7
227 Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 9.5 3.7
227 Springfield, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 8.8 3.7
227 Springfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 10.3 3.7
227 Winchester, VA-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 8.0 3.7
238 Appleton, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 8.3 3.8
238 Casper, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.8 6.6 3.8
238 Gainesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 9.2 3.8
238 Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 10.3 3.8
238 Rome, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 10.3 3.8
238 Saginaw-Saginaw Township North, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.4 12.2 3.8
238 Vallejo-Fairfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 10.6 3.8
238 Winston-Salem, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 9.7 3.8
246 Carson City, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 11.4 3.9
246 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL-IN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 10.0 3.9
246 Dothan, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 8.6 3.9
246 Greeley, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 9.1 3.9
246 Kalamazoo-Portage, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 10.5 3.9
246 Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 9.5 3.9
246 Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 11.3 3.9
246 Lansing-East Lansing, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 10.6 3.9
246 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 9.2 3.9
246 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 9.6 3.9
246 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 9.6 3.9
246 Terre Haute, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 10.5 3.9
258 Anderson, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 10.9 4.0
258 Battle Creek, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 11.5 4.0
258 Bay City, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 11.6 4.0
258 Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 12.1 4.0
258 Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 9.5 4.0
258 Elizabethtown, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 10.4 4.0
258 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 11.0 4.0
258 Hanford-Corcoran, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.5 14.5 4.0
258 Jackson, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 10.8 4.0
258 Jacksonville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 9.8 4.0
258 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 10.9 4.0
258 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 8.9 4.0
258 Naples-Marco Island, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 10.9 4.0
258 Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 9.0 4.0
258 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 11.3 4.0
258 Wilmington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 9.8 4.0
274 Chico, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.4 12.5 4.1
274 Dayton, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 11.1 4.1
274 Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 10.7 4.1
274 Montgomery, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 9.2 4.1
274 Muncie, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 10.7 4.1
274 Sacramento--Arden-Arcade--Roseville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 11.1 4.1
280 Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 9.4 4.2
280 Madera-Chowchilla, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.4 13.6 4.2
280 Provo-Orem, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 7.5 4.2
280 Salem, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 10.6 4.2
280 Sandusky, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 11.5 4.2
280 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 9.1 4.2
280 Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 10.8 4.2
280 Wichita, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 8.5 4.2
288 Decatur, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 11.3 4.3
288 Flint, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.2 14.5 4.3
288 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 10.3 4.3
288 North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 11.3 4.3
288 Ogden-Clearfield, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 7.8 4.3
288 Port St. Lucie, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 12.4 4.3
288 Prescott, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 10.3 4.3
288 Reno-Sparks, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 11.5 4.3
288 Salt Lake City, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 7.5 4.3
288 Sumter, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.2 12.5 4.3
288 Toledo, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 12.2 4.3
288 Vineland-Millville-Bridgeton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 12.4 4.3
300 Danville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 12.1 4.4
300 Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 9.7 4.4
300 Greensboro-High Point, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 10.8 4.4
300 Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 11.1 4.4
300 Merced, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 12.5 16.9 4.4
300 Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 10.1 4.4
300 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 10.3 4.4
300 Visalia-Porterville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.8 15.2 4.4
300 Wausau, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 8.9 4.4
309 Bowling Green, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 10.2 4.5
309 Canton-Massillon, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 11.3 4.5
309 Florence, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 11.9 4.5
309 Fond du Lac, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 9.2 4.5
309 Fresno, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.5 15.0 4.5
309 Greenville-Mauldin-Easley, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 10.3 4.5
309 Lafayette, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 9.3 4.5
309 Niles-Benton Harbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 12.4 4.5
309 Odessa, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 8.0 4.5
309 Rocky Mount, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.6 13.1 4.5
319 Bakersfield-Delano, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.8 14.4 4.6
319 Redding, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.0 14.6 4.6
321 Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 9.1 4.7
321 Medford, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 12.6 4.7
321 Racine, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 10.4 4.7
321 Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 12.7 4.7
325 Anniston-Oxford, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 9.8 4.8
325 Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 11.8 4.8
325 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, NC-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 11.2 4.8
325 Fort Wayne, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 10.7 4.8
325 Jackson, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.4 13.2 4.8
325 Modesto, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.0 15.8 4.8
325 Ocala, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 12.6 4.8
325 Peoria, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 10.3 4.8
325 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 10.8 4.8
325 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 10.9 4.8
325 Yuba City, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 12.1 16.9 4.8
336 Burlington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 11.5 4.9
336 Gadsden, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 10.1 4.9
336 Las Vegas-Paradise, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 11.9 4.9
336 Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 11.9 4.9
336 Palm Coast, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.6 14.5 4.9
336 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.3 13.2 4.9
336 Sheboygan, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 9.3 4.9
336 South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 11.5 4.9
336 Stockton, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.4 15.3 4.9
336 Yuma, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 17.9 22.8 4.9
346 Columbus, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 9.6 5.0
346 Dalton, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 12.6 5.0
346 Mobile, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 10.0 5.0
346 Tuscaloosa, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 9.4 5.0
350 Holland-Grand Haven, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 12.1 5.2
350 Longview, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.2 13.4 5.2
350 Mansfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 12.6 5.2
350 Steubenville-Weirton, OH-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 11.6 5.2
354 Decatur, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 10.1 5.3
354 Spartanburg, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 12.1 5.3
354 Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 12.5 5.3
357 Eugene-Springfield, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 12.1 5.4
357 Grand Junction, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 9.3 5.4
359 Anderson, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 12.2 5.5
359 El Centro, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 22.4 27.9 5.5
361 Monroe, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.6 14.2 5.6
362 Michigan City-La Porte, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 11.9 5.7
362 Morristown, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 13.0 5.7
364 Muskegon-Norton Shores, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.5 14.5 6.0
364 Rockford, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.8 14.8 6.0
364 St. George, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 10.4 6.0
367 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.7 15.0 6.3
367 Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 14.0 6.3
369 Bend, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.2 14.7 6.5
370 Janesville, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 12.8 6.6
371 Kokomo, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 14.5 6.9
372 Elkhart-Goshen, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.5 17.9 9.4

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. Areas in the six New England states are Metropolitan New England City and Town Areas (NECTAs), while areas in other states are county-based.

 

Last Modified Date: April 18, 2014