Over-the-Year Change in Unemployment Rates for Metropolitan Areas


Over-the-Year Change in Unemployment Rates for Metropolitan Areas
Monthly Rankings
Not Seasonally Adjusted
July 2015July 2016p
RankMetropolitan AreaRateRateChange
  United States 5.6 5.1 -0.5
1 El Centro, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 27.4 24.2 -3.2
2 Grand Island, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 3.5 -2.3
3 Fayetteville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.2 6.4 -1.8
3 New Bedford, MA Metropolitan NECTA 7.4 5.6 -1.8
5 Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 6.4 -1.6
5 Morristown, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 5.2 -1.6
5 Pine Bluff, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 6.0 -1.6
5 Rockford, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 6.2 -1.6
5 Rocky Mount, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.9 7.3 -1.6
10 Hot Springs, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 4.5 -1.5
11 Albany, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 6.3 -1.4
11 Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.9 7.5 -1.4
11 Cleveland, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 4.9 -1.4
11 Greensboro-High Point, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.2 -1.4
11 Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 4.8 -1.4
11 Jonesboro, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 3.7 -1.4
11 Leominster-Gardner, MA Metropolitan NECTA 6.4 5.0 -1.4
11 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 5.3 -1.4
11 New Bern, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.0 -1.4
11 Parkersburg-Vienna, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 5.3 -1.4
11 Sebring, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.7 7.3 -1.4
22 Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 6.4 -1.3
22 Charleston, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.2 -1.3
22 Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 6.1 -1.3
22 Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 6.1 -1.3
22 Dothan, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 5.6 -1.3
22 Greenville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 5.7 -1.3
22 Jackson, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.1 -1.3
22 Jacksonville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 5.5 -1.3
22 Johnson City, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.3 -1.3
22 Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 5.5 -1.3
22 Wilmington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 4.6 -1.3
22 Winston-Salem, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 4.8 -1.3
34 Beckley, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 6.5 -1.2
34 Burlington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 4.8 -1.2
34 Decatur, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 5.6 -1.2
34 Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 4.4 -1.2
34 Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 4.4 -1.2
34 Knoxville, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 4.6 -1.2
34 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 3.8 -1.2
34 Morgantown, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 4.4 -1.2
34 Pittsfield, MA Metropolitan NECTA 5.4 4.2 -1.2
34 Valdosta, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.4 -1.2
34 Yuma, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 25.5 24.3 -1.2
45 Barnstable Town, MA Metropolitan NECTA 4.7 3.6 -1.1
45 Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 4.8 -1.1
45 Clarksville, TN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.5 -1.1
45 Decatur, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 6.7 -1.1
45 Flint, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 6.0 -1.1
45 Goldsboro, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 5.6 -1.1
45 Macon, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 5.7 -1.1
45 Mobile, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 6.7 -1.1
45 Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.3 -1.1
45 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 3.9 -1.1
45 Saginaw, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.4 -1.1
45 Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 6.8 -1.1
45 Springfield, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA 6.4 5.3 -1.1
45 Worcester, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA 5.6 4.5 -1.1
59 Asheville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.0 -1.0
59 Athens-Clarke County, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.2 -1.0
59 Battle Creek, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.0 -1.0
59 Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH Metropolitan NECTA 4.7 3.7 -1.0
59 Columbus, GA-AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 6.4 -1.0
59 Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR-MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 3.1 -1.0
59 Florence, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 6.0 -1.0
59 Gadsden, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 5.7 -1.0
59 Huntsville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.1 -1.0
59 Jackson, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.3 -1.0
59 Janesville-Beloit, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.3 -1.0
59 Lansing-East Lansing, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.4 -1.0
59 Montgomery, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.5 -1.0
59 Raleigh, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.2 -1.0
59 Savannah, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.0 -1.0
59 Warner Robins, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.6 -1.0
75 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.1 -0.9
75 Bowling Green, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.4 -0.9
75 Brunswick, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.7 -0.9
75 Chattanooga, TN-GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.1 -0.9
75 Dalton, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 6.3 -0.9
75 Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.3 -0.9
75 Elizabethtown-Fort Knox, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.6 -0.9
75 Kalamazoo-Portage, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.6 -0.9
75 Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.3 -0.9
75 Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 6.0 -0.9
75 Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.3 -0.9
75 Port St. Lucie, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 5.8 -0.9
75 Utica-Rome, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.5 -0.9
75 Wheeling, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 6.1 -0.9
89 Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 6.1 -0.8
89 Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 4.8 -0.8
89 Bay City, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.5 -0.8
89 Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 4.9 -0.8
89 California-Lexington Park, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.7 -0.8
89 Daphne-Fairhope-Foley, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 4.8 -0.8
89 Hinesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.8 -0.8
89 Homosassa Springs, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 7.3 -0.8
89 Jacksonville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 4.9 -0.8
89 Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.2 7.4 -0.8
89 Madera, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.3 9.5 -0.8
89 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.1 -0.8
89 Muskegon, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.8 -0.8
89 Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.4 -0.8
89 Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.4 -0.8
89 Reno, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.5 -0.8
89 Rome, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 6.6 -0.8
89 Salisbury, MD-DE Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.7 -0.8
89 Syracuse, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.7 -0.8
89 The Villages, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 7.1 -0.8
89 Watertown-Fort Drum, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.2 -0.8
110 Auburn-Opelika, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.2 -0.7
110 Binghamton, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.2 -0.7
110 Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.3 -0.7
110 Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.8 -0.7
110 Carson City, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 6.5 -0.7
110 Elmira, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.3 -0.7
110 Fort Smith, AR-OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.0 -0.7
110 Grants Pass, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.2 7.5 -0.7
110 Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 6.0 -0.7
110 Kankakee, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 6.1 -0.7
110 Kingston, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 4.4 -0.7
110 Midland, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.7 -0.7
110 Monroe, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.7 -0.7
110 Niles-Benton Harbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.0 -0.7
110 Ocala, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 6.1 -0.7
110 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.6 -0.7
110 Punta Gorda, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.6 -0.7
110 Racine, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.5 -0.7
110 Richmond, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 4.1 -0.7
110 Spartanburg, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.5 -0.7
110 Sumter, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 6.4 -0.7
110 Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.8 -0.7
110 Winchester, VA-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 3.6 -0.7
133 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.1 -0.6
133 Ann Arbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.1 -0.6
133 Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.6 -0.6
133 Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.5 -0.6
133 Dover, DE Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.2 -0.6
133 Gainesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.6 -0.6
133 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 3.9 -0.6
133 Hattiesburg, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.8 -0.6
133 Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.9 -0.6
133 Ithaca, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.0 -0.6
133 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.7 -0.6
133 Modesto, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.5 8.9 -0.6
133 Ocean City, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 6.2 -0.6
133 Panama City, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.8 -0.6
133 Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metropolitan NECTA 6.0 5.4 -0.6
133 Roanoke, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 3.9 -0.6
133 Rochester, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.7 -0.6
133 Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 7.0 -0.6
133 Springfield, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.7 -0.6
133 Terre Haute, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.5 -0.6
133 Tuscaloosa, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 6.0 -0.6
133 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.0 -0.6
155 Albany, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 6.6 -0.5
155 Charlottesville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 3.6 -0.5
155 Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.2 -0.5
155 Colorado Springs, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.2 -0.5
155 Columbia, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 5.1 -0.5
155 Glens Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.1 -0.5
155 Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.9 -0.5
155 Harrisonburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.4 -0.5
155 Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 3.9 -0.5
155 Las Cruces, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 7.5 -0.5
155 Muncie, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.2 -0.5
155 North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.8 -0.5
155 Oshkosh-Neenah, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 3.9 -0.5
155 Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 5.1 -0.5
155 Peoria, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 6.3 -0.5
155 Rapid City, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.9 2.4 -0.5
155 South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.5 -0.5
155 Staunton-Waynesboro, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 3.7 -0.5
155 Tallahassee, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 5.1 -0.5
155 Toledo, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 4.6 -0.5
155 Vineland-Bridgeton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.9 8.4 -0.5
155 Waterbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA 7.2 6.7 -0.5
155 Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 7.2 -0.5
178 Bend-Redmond, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.3 -0.4
178 Champaign-Urbana, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 5.1 -0.4
178 Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.2 -0.4
178 Dayton, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.5 -0.4
178 Fond du Lac, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 3.8 -0.4
178 Fresno, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.8 9.4 -0.4
178 Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 6.3 -0.4
178 Jackson, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.4 -0.4
178 Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 6.7 -0.4
178 Lexington-Fayette, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 4.0 -0.4
178 Lynchburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 4.7 -0.4
178 Medford, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 6.9 -0.4
178 Norwich-New London-Westerly, CT-RI Metropolitan NECTA 6.1 5.7 -0.4
178 Pocatello, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 3.6 -0.4
178 Prescott, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.5 -0.4
178 Redding, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 7.4 -0.4
178 Sioux Falls, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.3 1.9 -0.4
178 St. Louis, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area1 5.4 5.0 -0.4
178 Stockton-Lodi, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.9 8.5 -0.4
178 Vallejo-Fairfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 6.0 -0.4
178 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.6 -0.4
178 Yuba City, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.4 9.0 -0.4
200 Albuquerque, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 6.5 -0.3
200 Appleton, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 3.6 -0.3
200 Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.6 -0.3
200 Boise City, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 3.7 -0.3
200 Chico, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 7.4 -0.3
200 Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 4.0 -0.3
200 Danville, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 7.1 -0.3
200 Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 3.4 -0.3
200 Dover-Durham, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA 3.1 2.8 -0.3
200 Eau Claire, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 3.8 -0.3
200 Eugene, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 6.2 -0.3
200 Fort Wayne, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 4.0 -0.3
200 Gainesville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.7 -0.3
200 Greeley, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 3.7 -0.3
200 Green Bay, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 3.8 -0.3
200 Kokomo, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 4.5 -0.3
200 Madison, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 3.0 -0.3
200 Manchester, NH Metropolitan NECTA 3.2 2.9 -0.3
200 Merced, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.8 10.5 -0.3
200 Napa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 4.2 -0.3
200 New Haven, CT Metropolitan NECTA 6.0 5.7 -0.3
200 New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 5.2 -0.3
200 Owensboro, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.6 -0.3
200 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.8 -0.3
200 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 6.9 -0.3
200 Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.8 -0.3
200 Salem, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 6.0 -0.3
200 Santa Rosa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.4 -0.3
200 Sheboygan, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 3.5 -0.3
200 Springfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 5.1 -0.3
200 St. Joseph, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.7 -0.3
200 Texarkana, TX-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 5.1 -0.3
200 Wausau, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 3.7 -0.3
233 Akron, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.7 -0.2
233 Bangor, ME Metropolitan NECTA 4.1 3.9 -0.2
233 Bloomington, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 5.2 -0.2
233 Boulder, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 3.0 -0.2
233 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metropolitan NECTA 5.6 5.4 -0.2
233 Burlington-South Burlington, VT Metropolitan NECTA 3.1 2.9 -0.2
233 Canton-Massillon, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 5.1 -0.2
233 Carbondale-Marion, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 6.0 -0.2
233 Coeur d'Alene, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 4.1 -0.2
233 Columbus, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 3.3 -0.2
233 El Paso, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 5.4 -0.2
233 Fort Collins, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 3.0 -0.2
233 Idaho Falls, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 3.1 -0.2
233 Jefferson City, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.5 -0.2
233 Lewiston-Auburn, ME Metropolitan NECTA 3.9 3.7 -0.2
233 Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 5.4 -0.2
233 Portland-South Portland, ME Metropolitan NECTA 3.2 3.0 -0.2
233 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 5.4 -0.2
233 Portsmouth, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA 2.8 2.6 -0.2
233 Pueblo, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.5 -0.2
233 Salinas, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 6.2 -0.2
233 San Diego-Carlsbad, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 5.3 -0.2
233 San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 4.3 -0.2
233 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 4.3 -0.2
233 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.7 -0.2
233 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 6.3 -0.2
233 Santa Fe, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.6 -0.2
233 Springfield, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.4 -0.2
233 Trenton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 5.2 -0.2
233 Tucson, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.8 -0.2
233 Urban Honolulu, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 3.1 -0.2
233 Visalia-Porterville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.5 11.3 -0.2
265 Columbia, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 3.9 -0.1
265 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 4.2 -0.1
265 Elkhart-Goshen, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 3.7 -0.1
265 Hanford-Corcoran, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.7 9.6 -0.1
265 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT Metropolitan NECTA 5.9 5.8 -0.1
265 La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 3.9 -0.1
265 Lake Charles, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 5.5 -0.1
265 Mansfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 5.3 -0.1
265 Michigan City-La Porte, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.6 -0.1
265 Monroe, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 6.8 -0.1
265 Ogden-Clearfield, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 3.8 -0.1
265 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.8 -0.1
265 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 5.1 -0.1
265 Sherman-Denison, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 4.2 -0.1
265 St. George, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 4.2 -0.1
280 Austin-Round Rock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 3.6 0.0
280 Bloomington, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 5.2 0.0
280 Danbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA 4.7 4.7 0.0
280 Evansville, IN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 4.2 0.0
280 Fargo, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.3 2.3 0.0
280 Flagstaff, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 7.0 0.0
280 Grand Forks, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.0 3.0 0.0
280 Killeen-Temple, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 5.0 0.0
280 Lafayette-West Lafayette, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.6 0.0
280 Lewiston, ID-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 3.9 0.0
280 Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 3.5 0.0
280 Missoula, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 3.6 0.0
280 Provo-Orem, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 3.6 0.0
280 Rochester, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.1 3.1 0.0
280 Salt Lake City, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 3.6 0.0
280 San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 4.2 0.0
280 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 6.8 0.0
280 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 5.0 0.0
280 Tyler, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.9 0.0
280 Waco, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.6 0.0
280 Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 6.2 0.0
301 Abilene, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 4.3 0.1
301 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.9 0.1
301 Amarillo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 3.6 0.1
301 Cape Girardeau, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 5.4 0.1
301 College Station-Bryan, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 4.2 0.1
301 East Stroudsburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 6.8 0.1
301 Gettysburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.7 0.1
301 Great Falls, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 3.9 0.1
301 Joplin, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 5.0 0.1
301 Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 3.6 0.1
301 Kansas City, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 5.1 0.1
301 Lawrence, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 4.5 0.1
301 Lebanon, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 5.1 0.1
301 Lubbock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 4.1 0.1
301 Manhattan, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 4.1 0.1
301 McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.5 8.6 0.1
301 New Orleans-Metairie, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 6.4 0.1
301 Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 3.6 0.1
301 Shreveport-Bossier City, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 7.3 0.1
301 St. Cloud, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 3.6 0.1
301 Topeka, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.7 0.1
301 Wichita Falls, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.8 0.1
301 York-Hanover, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 5.3 0.1
324 Baton Rouge, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.9 0.2
324 Bismarck, ND Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.2 2.4 0.2
324 Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 5.3 0.2
324 Corvallis, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 5.2 0.2
324 Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 5.6 0.2
324 Iowa City, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.9 3.1 0.2
324 Laredo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 5.4 0.2
324 Logan, UT-ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 3.6 0.2
324 Longview, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 7.7 0.2
324 Mankato-North Mankato, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.0 3.2 0.2
324 Reading, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 5.5 0.2
324 Sioux City, IA-NE-SD Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 3.7 0.2
336 Ames, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.7 3.0 0.3
336 Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 7.4 0.3
336 Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 6.1 0.3
336 Brownsville-Harlingen, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 7.7 0.3
336 Grand Junction, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 6.0 0.3
336 Hammond, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 7.8 0.3
336 Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 5.1 0.3
336 Lancaster, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.9 0.3
336 Lima, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 5.3 0.3
336 Lincoln, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.9 3.2 0.3
336 Wichita, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 5.5 0.3
336 Yakima, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 7.2 0.3
348 Alexandria, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 7.2 0.4
348 Altoona, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 5.9 0.4
348 Bakersfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.2 10.6 0.4
348 Cedar Rapids, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 4.0 0.4
348 Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 5.6 0.4
348 Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 3.7 0.4
348 Kennewick-Richland, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 6.6 0.4
348 San Angelo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 4.9 0.4
348 Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 6.8 0.4
357 Billings, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 3.7 0.5
357 Cheyenne, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 4.0 0.5
357 Dubuque, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 3.8 0.5
357 Johnstown, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 7.8 0.5
357 Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 6.8 0.5
357 Olympia-Tumwater, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 6.3 0.5
357 Walla Walla, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 6.0 0.5
364 Anchorage, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 5.8 0.6
364 Bellingham, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 6.4 0.6
364 Duluth, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 5.5 0.6
364 Fairbanks, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 5.3 0.6
364 Pittsburgh, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 6.3 0.6
364 State College, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 5.1 0.6
364 Wenatchee, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 5.0 0.6
371 Corpus Christi, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 6.2 0.7
371 Lawton, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 4.9 0.7
371 Oklahoma City, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 4.5 0.7
374 Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 5.8 0.8
375 Midland, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 4.7 0.9
375 Williamsport, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 7.1 0.9
377 Bremerton-Silverdale, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 6.3 1.0
377 Tulsa, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 5.3 1.0
377 Victoria, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 5.7 1.0
380 Lafayette, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 7.8 1.2
380 Longview, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 6.8 1.2
382 Erie, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 7.2 1.4
382 Houma-Thibodaux, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 7.2 1.4
384 Farmington, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 9.5 1.5
384 Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 5.6 1.5
386 Odessa, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 6.8 1.7
387 Casper, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 7.3 2.5

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: August 31, 2016