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
May 2014May 2015p
RankMetropolitan AreaRateRateChange
  United States 6.1 5.3 -0.8
1 Danville, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.4 6.1 -2.3
1 Yuma, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 25.4 23.1 -2.3
3 Decatur, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.4 6.2 -2.2
3 Grants Pass, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.2 7.0 -2.2
5 Kankakee, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 5.8 -2.1
6 Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.6 6.6 -2.0
7 Bend-Redmond, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 5.5 -1.9
7 Medford, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.4 6.5 -1.9
7 Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metropolitan NECTA 7.5 5.6 -1.9
7 Rockford, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 5.9 -1.9
11 Yuba City, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.9 10.1 -1.8
12 Leominster-Gardner, MA Metropolitan NECTA 6.9 5.2 -1.7
12 New Bedford, MA Metropolitan NECTA 8.0 6.3 -1.7
12 Pittsfield, MA Metropolitan NECTA 6.5 4.8 -1.7
12 Redding, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.2 7.5 -1.7
12 Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.4 6.7 -1.7
17 Albany, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 6.4 -1.6
17 Flint, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 6.4 -1.6
17 Lansing-East Lansing, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 4.8 -1.6
17 Saginaw, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 6.1 -1.6
21 Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 6.0 -1.5
21 Brownsville-Harlingen, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 6.6 -1.5
21 Dalton, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 6.6 -1.5
21 El Centro, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 22.8 21.3 -1.5
21 El Paso, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.0 -1.5
21 Michigan City-La Porte, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 6.0 -1.5
21 Modesto, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.1 9.6 -1.5
21 Monroe, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 4.9 -1.5
21 Muskegon, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 6.1 -1.5
21 South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 5.2 -1.5
21 Stockton-Lodi, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.1 8.6 -1.5
32 Brunswick, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 6.6 -1.4
32 Carson City, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.3 6.9 -1.4
32 Hinesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 6.5 -1.4
32 Killeen-Temple, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 4.4 -1.4
32 Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.5 7.1 -1.4
32 Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 4.7 -1.4
32 Niles-Benton Harbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 5.6 -1.4
32 Peoria, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 5.4 -1.4
32 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 6.4 -1.4
32 Rome, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.2 6.8 -1.4
32 Salem, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 5.6 -1.4
32 Springfield, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA 6.6 5.2 -1.4
32 Terre Haute, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 6.2 -1.4
32 Worcester, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA 6.1 4.7 -1.4
46 Bay City, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 6.1 -1.3
46 Champaign-Urbana, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 4.4 -1.3
46 Chico, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.2 6.9 -1.3
46 Dover, DE Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.1 -1.3
46 Elkhart-Goshen, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 3.8 -1.3
46 Kokomo, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.0 -1.3
46 Merced, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 12.4 11.1 -1.3
46 Reno, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 6.1 -1.3
46 Vallejo-Fairfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 5.9 -1.3
46 Waco, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 3.9 -1.3
46 Wenatchee, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 6.2 -1.3
57 Albany, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.5 7.3 -1.2
57 Bowling Green, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 4.8 -1.2
57 Carbondale-Marion, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.3 -1.2
57 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 3.8 -1.2
57 Elizabethtown-Fort Knox, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.3 -1.2
57 Fresno, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.0 9.8 -1.2
57 Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 4.5 -1.2
57 Jackson, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 5.7 -1.2
57 Kalamazoo-Portage, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.2 -1.2
57 Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 6.6 -1.2
57 Macon, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 6.7 -1.2
57 Muncie, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 5.9 -1.2
57 Owensboro, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 4.8 -1.2
57 Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 4.6 -1.2
57 Port St. Lucie, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 6.1 -1.2
57 Prescott, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 4.8 -1.2
57 San Diego-Carlsbad, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 4.9 -1.2
57 Savannah, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 5.9 -1.2
57 Texarkana, TX-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.0 -1.2
57 Visalia-Porterville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 12.2 11.0 -1.2
77 Ann Arbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.2 -1.1
77 Barnstable Town, MA Metropolitan NECTA 5.9 4.8 -1.1
77 Battle Creek, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.4 -1.1
77 Bloomington, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.2 -1.1
77 Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH Metropolitan NECTA 5.1 4.0 -1.1
77 Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 5.8 -1.1
77 Eugene, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.5 -1.1
77 Evansville, IN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.3 -1.1
77 Flagstaff, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 5.6 -1.1
77 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.2 -1.1
77 Hanford-Corcoran, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.4 10.3 -1.1
77 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT Metropolitan NECTA 6.6 5.5 -1.1
77 Lewiston-Auburn, ME Metropolitan NECTA 5.5 4.4 -1.1
77 Lexington-Fayette, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.2 -1.1
77 McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.3 7.2 -1.1
77 New Haven, CT Metropolitan NECTA 6.8 5.7 -1.1
77 Pueblo, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 6.1 -1.1
77 Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 5.7 -1.1
77 Sherman-Denison, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 3.7 -1.1
77 Springfield, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 4.5 -1.1
77 Valdosta, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 6.3 -1.1
77 Waterbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA 8.1 7.0 -1.1
99 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 5.9 -1.0
99 Austin-Round Rock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 3.1 -1.0
99 Bangor, ME Metropolitan NECTA 5.5 4.5 -1.0
99 Boise City, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 3.4 -1.0
99 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metropolitan NECTA 6.4 5.4 -1.0
99 Cheyenne, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 3.3 -1.0
99 Coeur d'Alene, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 3.9 -1.0
99 Fort Wayne, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.5 -1.0
99 Gainesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.1 -1.0
99 Jackson, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.6 -1.0
99 Midland, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.2 -1.0
99 Norwich-New London-Westerly, CT-RI Metropolitan NECTA 7.0 6.0 -1.0
99 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.1 -1.0
99 San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 3.6 -1.0
99 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 4.1 -1.0
99 Tucson, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 4.9 -1.0
99 Wausau, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.2 -1.0
99 Yakima, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.0 8.0 -1.0
117 Bellingham, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 5.8 -0.9
117 Bloomington, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.1 -0.9
117 Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.3 -0.9
117 Clarksville, TN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 6.0 -0.9
117 Colorado Springs, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.0 -0.9
117 Columbus, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 3.5 -0.9
117 Corvallis, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 3.9 -0.9
117 Danbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA 5.3 4.4 -0.9
117 Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.0 -0.9
117 East Stroudsburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 6.8 -0.9
117 Gadsden, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 6.1 -0.9
117 Glens Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 4.9 -0.9
117 Janesville-Beloit, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.3 -0.9
117 Kennewick-Richland, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 6.7 -0.9
117 Napa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.1 -0.9
117 Oshkosh-Neenah, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.5 -0.9
117 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.2 -0.9
117 Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 6.1 -0.9
117 Salisbury, MD-DE Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.7 -0.9
117 San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.1 -0.9
117 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 6.8 -0.9
117 Santa Rosa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.3 -0.9
117 Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 6.9 -0.9
117 Tyler, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 4.2 -0.9
117 Warner Robins, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 6.5 -0.9
142 Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 7.1 -0.8
142 Athens-Clarke County, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.8 -0.8
142 Billings, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 2.6 -0.8
142 Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.2 -0.8
142 Cedar Rapids, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 3.5 -0.8
142 Columbus, GA-AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 7.1 -0.8
142 Dayton, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.7 -0.8
142 Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 6.0 -0.8
142 Dover-Durham, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA 4.1 3.3 -0.8
142 Homosassa Springs, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.5 7.7 -0.8
142 Kingston, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 4.8 -0.8
142 Lafayette-West Lafayette, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.2 -0.8
142 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.6 -0.8
142 Missoula, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 3.1 -0.8
142 Morristown, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 6.3 -0.8
142 Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 6.6 -0.8
142 New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.6 -0.8
142 Portland-South Portland, ME Metropolitan NECTA 4.6 3.8 -0.8
142 Racine, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.8 -0.8
142 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 4.3 -0.8
142 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 6.3 -0.8
142 Toledo, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 4.8 -0.8
142 Watertown-Fort Drum, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 6.3 -0.8
165 Akron, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.7 -0.7
165 Albuquerque, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.6 -0.7
165 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.5 -0.7
165 Amarillo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 2.9 -0.7
165 Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 6.6 -0.7
165 Bremerton-Silverdale, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.7 -0.7
165 Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.3 -0.7
165 Chattanooga, TN-GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.7 -0.7
165 College Station-Bryan, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 3.3 -0.7
165 Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 4.1 -0.7
165 Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 3.2 -0.7
165 Erie, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.5 -0.7
165 Fond du Lac, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.2 -0.7
165 Greensboro-High Point, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 6.0 -0.7
165 Hattiesburg, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 6.2 -0.7
165 Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.2 -0.7
165 Idaho Falls, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 3.2 -0.7
165 Jackson, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 6.2 -0.7
165 Jacksonville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.5 -0.7
165 Johnson City, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 6.0 -0.7
165 Jonesboro, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.0 -0.7
165 Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.7 -0.7
165 Knoxville, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.3 -0.7
165 Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 6.2 -0.7
165 Lima, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.6 -0.7
165 Lincoln, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.9 2.2 -0.7
165 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 6.6 -0.7
165 Madera, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.5 9.8 -0.7
165 Manchester, NH Metropolitan NECTA 4.2 3.5 -0.7
165 Mansfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.2 -0.7
165 Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 6.6 -0.7
165 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.2 -0.7
165 Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.0 -0.7
165 Ocala, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 6.6 -0.7
165 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.2 -0.7
165 Pine Bluff, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.4 7.7 -0.7
165 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.6 -0.7
165 Sioux City, IA-NE-SD Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 3.3 -0.7
165 St. Louis, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area1 6.2 5.5 -0.7
165 Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.4 -0.7
205 Abilene, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 3.7 -0.6
205 Appleton, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.1 -0.6
205 Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.3 -0.6
205 Cape Girardeau, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.4 -0.6
205 Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.9 -0.6
205 Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.6 -0.6
205 Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.0 -0.6
205 Decatur, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 6.2 -0.6
205 Dubuque, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 3.2 -0.6
205 Great Falls, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 3.2 -0.6
205 Green Bay, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.4 -0.6
205 Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 6.0 -0.6
205 Iowa City, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.1 2.5 -0.6
205 Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 3.9 -0.6
205 Lewiston, ID-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 3.7 -0.6
205 Longview, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.2 7.6 -0.6
205 Lubbock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 3.2 -0.6
205 New Bern, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 6.3 -0.6
205 North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.2 -0.6
205 Olympia-Tumwater, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 6.0 -0.6
205 Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 2.9 -0.6
205 Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.4 -0.6
205 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.7 -0.6
205 Pocatello, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 3.5 -0.6
205 Portsmouth, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA 3.8 3.2 -0.6
205 Punta Gorda, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 6.0 -0.6
205 Reading, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.1 -0.6
205 Rochester, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.1 -0.6
205 Salinas, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 6.9 -0.6
205 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.4 -0.6
205 Sebring, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 7.3 -0.6
205 Sheboygan, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.0 -0.6
205 Springfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.6 -0.6
205 Wichita Falls, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.1 -0.6
205 Wilmington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.5 -0.6
240 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.4 -0.5
240 Altoona, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 5.1 -0.5
240 Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.6 -0.5
240 Boulder, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 3.5 -0.5
240 Cleveland, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.6 -0.5
240 Eau Claire, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.1 -0.5
240 Fort Collins, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 3.6 -0.5
240 Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 7.0 -0.5
240 Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.5 -0.5
240 Huntsville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.5 -0.5
240 Kansas City, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.3 -0.5
240 Laredo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.5 -0.5
240 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 5.1 -0.5
240 Mobile, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 7.0 -0.5
240 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 4.6 -0.5
240 Panama City, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.5 -0.5
240 Pittsburgh, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.2 -0.5
240 Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 6.5 -0.5
240 Syracuse, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.4 -0.5
240 The Villages, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 7.5 -0.5
240 Utica-Rome, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.4 -0.5
240 Winston-Salem, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.6 -0.5
240 Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.7 -0.5
263 Ames, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.7 2.3 -0.4
263 Binghamton, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.7 -0.4
263 Burlington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.4 -0.4
263 Burlington-South Burlington, VT Metropolitan NECTA 3.0 2.6 -0.4
263 California-Lexington Park, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 5.0 -0.4
263 Corpus Christi, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 4.7 -0.4
263 Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.6 -0.4
263 Duluth, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 4.7 -0.4
263 Fairbanks, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.3 -0.4
263 Fayetteville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 7.6 -0.4
263 Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR-MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.3 -0.4
263 Grand Island, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.1 2.7 -0.4
263 Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.6 -0.4
263 Hot Springs, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.9 -0.4
263 Lancaster, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.2 -0.4
263 Lawton, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 4.4 -0.4
263 Lebanon, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.6 -0.4
263 Longview, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.5 -0.4
263 Madison, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 3.6 -0.4
263 Montgomery, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 6.0 -0.4
263 Salt Lake City, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 3.2 -0.4
263 Tallahassee, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.4 -0.4
263 Tuscaloosa, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.9 -0.4
263 Victoria, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 3.8 -0.4
263 Walla Walla, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.7 -0.4
263 Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 7.3 -0.4
263 York-Hanover, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.9 -0.4
290 Asheville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.7 -0.3
290 Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.5 -0.3
290 Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 5.3 -0.3
290 Canton-Massillon, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 5.0 -0.3
290 Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 6.7 -0.3
290 Daphne-Fairhope-Foley, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 5.3 -0.3
290 Dothan, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 6.3 -0.3
290 Fort Smith, AR-OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.9 -0.3
290 Gainesville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.9 -0.3
290 Greeley, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 4.2 -0.3
290 Johnstown, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 6.6 -0.3
290 La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 3.9 -0.3
290 Las Cruces, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 7.0 -0.3
290 Lynchburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.5 -0.3
290 Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 3.4 -0.3
290 Ogden-Clearfield, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 3.4 -0.3
290 Oklahoma City, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 3.8 -0.3
290 Provo-Orem, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 3.1 -0.3
290 Roanoke, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.9 -0.3
290 Rocky Mount, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.9 8.6 -0.3
290 Santa Fe, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 4.8 -0.3
290 St. George, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 3.7 -0.3
290 Tulsa, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.3 -0.3
290 Urban Honolulu, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 3.7 -0.3
290 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.7 -0.3
290 Winchester, VA-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.7 -0.3
316 Auburn-Opelika, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 5.1 -0.2
316 Charlottesville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.5 -0.2
316 Elmira, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.9 -0.2
316 Gettysburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 4.2 -0.2
316 Greenville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 6.5 -0.2
316 Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 6.2 -0.2
316 Jefferson City, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 5.0 -0.2
316 Logan, UT-ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.0 2.8 -0.2
316 Mankato-North Mankato, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.1 2.9 -0.2
316 Raleigh, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 4.9 -0.2
316 Richmond, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 5.3 -0.2
316 Rochester, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 3.2 -0.2
316 State College, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 4.0 -0.2
316 Staunton-Waynesboro, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.8 -0.2
316 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.5 -0.2
316 Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 4.0 -0.2
332 Anchorage, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.7 -0.1
332 Bakersfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.1 10.0 -0.1
332 Goldsboro, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 6.3 -0.1
332 Grand Junction, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.9 -0.1
332 Harrisonburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 5.4 -0.1
332 Ithaca, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 4.1 -0.1
332 Jacksonville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.9 -0.1
332 Joplin, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 5.2 -0.1
332 Lawrence, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 3.9 -0.1
332 San Angelo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 4.0 -0.1
332 St. Cloud, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 3.6 -0.1
332 St. Joseph, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 5.3 -0.1
332 Topeka, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.5 -0.1
332 Trenton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 5.5 -0.1
332 Wichita, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 5.0 -0.1
347 Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 6.0 0.0
347 Columbia, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 4.1 0.0
347 Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 5.1 0.0
347 Springfield, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 5.1 0.0
347 Vineland-Bridgeton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.3 9.3 0.0
352 Fargo, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.4 2.5 0.1
352 Lake Charles, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 5.6 0.1
352 Manhattan, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 3.7 0.1
352 Wheeling, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 6.4 0.1
356 Baton Rouge, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 5.7 0.2
356 Bismarck, ND Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.4 2.6 0.2
356 Farmington, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 6.2 0.2
356 Grand Forks, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.1 3.3 0.2
356 Midland, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.9 3.1 0.2
356 Ocean City, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.3 10.5 0.2
356 Williamsport, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 6.2 0.2
363 Hammond, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 7.4 0.3
364 Beckley, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 7.7 0.4
364 Casper, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 4.4 0.4
364 Charleston, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 6.7 0.4
364 Monroe, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 7.1 0.4
364 Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 7.0 0.4
364 New Orleans-Metairie, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 6.3 0.4
364 Sioux Falls, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.8 3.2 0.4
371 Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.6 10.1 0.5
371 Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 7.6 0.5
371 Odessa, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 4.0 0.5
374 Alexandria, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 6.9 0.6
374 Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 5.7 0.6
374 Columbia, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 6.0 0.6
374 Florence, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 7.5 0.6
374 Shreveport-Bossier City, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 7.2 0.6
374 Spartanburg, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 6.6 0.6
380 Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 5.9 0.7
380 Morgantown, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 5.3 0.7
380 Parkersburg-Vienna, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 6.4 0.7
380 Rapid City, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 4.0 0.7
384 Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 6.0 0.8
384 Sumter, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 7.6 0.8
386 Houma-Thibodaux, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 5.8 1.2
387 Lafayette, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 6.5 1.4

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: July 1, 2015