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
Apr. 2015Apr. 2016p
RankMetropolitan AreaRateRateChange
  United States 5.1 4.7 -0.4
1 El Centro, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 24.1 20.1 -4.0
2 Yuma, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 22.3 18.7 -3.6
3 Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.1 7.4 -2.7
4 Pine Bluff, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 4.6 -2.3
5 Hot Springs, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 3.5 -2.0
6 Jonesboro, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 2.8 -1.9
7 Morristown, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 4.2 -1.8
8 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 3.0 -1.7
8 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 4.5 -1.7
10 Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 4.4 -1.6
10 Ocean City, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 12.7 11.1 -1.6
12 Bend-Redmond, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 4.4 -1.5
12 Cleveland, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 3.7 -1.5
12 Jackson, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 4.1 -1.5
12 Johnson City, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 4.1 -1.5
12 Medford, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 5.6 -1.5
17 Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR-MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 2.4 -1.4
17 Fort Smith, AR-OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.1 -1.4
17 Grants Pass, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 6.3 -1.4
17 Knoxville, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 3.6 -1.4
17 New Bedford, MA Metropolitan NECTA 7.0 5.6 -1.4
22 Albany, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 5.5 -1.3
22 Vineland-Bridgeton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.9 7.6 -1.3
24 Eugene, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 4.6 -1.2
24 Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.1 -1.2
24 Madera, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.9 9.7 -1.2
24 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 3.1 -1.2
24 Reno, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.4 -1.2
24 Salem, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 4.7 -1.2
30 Barnstable Town, MA Metropolitan NECTA 5.9 4.8 -1.1
30 Chattanooga, TN-GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.1 -1.1
30 Clarksville, TN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.4 -1.1
30 Dalton, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.5 -1.1
30 Dover, DE Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.3 -1.1
30 Leominster-Gardner, MA Metropolitan NECTA 5.8 4.7 -1.1
30 Sebring, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 5.7 -1.1
37 Charlottesville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 2.7 -1.0
37 Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.5 -1.0
37 Harrisonburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 3.2 -1.0
37 Kansas City, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 3.9 -1.0
37 Lewiston-Auburn, ME Metropolitan NECTA 4.4 3.4 -1.0
37 Parkersburg-Vienna, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.6 -1.0
37 Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metropolitan NECTA 5.8 4.8 -1.0
37 Richmond, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 3.5 -1.0
37 Roanoke, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 3.3 -1.0
37 Wichita, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 3.8 -1.0
37 Winchester, VA-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 3.2 -1.0
37 Yuba City, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.7 9.7 -1.0
49 Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 4.7 -0.9
49 Fayetteville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 6.3 -0.9
49 Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.6 -0.9
49 Homosassa Springs, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 6.3 -0.9
49 Jefferson City, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 3.5 -0.9
49 Lynchburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 3.7 -0.9
49 Manchester, NH Metropolitan NECTA 3.4 2.5 -0.9
49 Modesto, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.9 9.0 -0.9
49 Pittsfield, MA Metropolitan NECTA 5.7 4.8 -0.9
49 Pocatello, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 3.2 -0.9
49 Portland-South Portland, ME Metropolitan NECTA 3.7 2.8 -0.9
49 Redding, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 7.0 -0.9
49 Salisbury, MD-DE Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.5 -0.9
49 Staunton-Waynesboro, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 3.2 -0.9
49 Texarkana, TX-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 3.8 -0.9
49 Topeka, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 3.4 -0.9
49 Worcester, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA 5.1 4.2 -0.9
66 Boise City, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 3.4 -0.8
66 Brunswick, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.2 -0.8
66 Carson City, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 6.7 -0.8
66 Dover-Durham, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA 3.1 2.3 -0.8
66 Flint, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 4.9 -0.8
66 Hanford-Corcoran, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.8 10.0 -0.8
66 Jacksonville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 4.3 -0.8
66 Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 6.9 -0.8
66 Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.0 -0.8
66 Lansing-East Lansing, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 3.3 -0.8
66 Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 6.1 -0.8
66 Lawrence, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 2.9 -0.8
66 Macon, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.4 -0.8
66 Manhattan, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 2.6 -0.8
66 Muskegon, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.6 -0.8
66 Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.8 -0.8
66 New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.5 -0.8
66 Norwich-New London-Westerly, CT-RI Metropolitan NECTA 6.3 5.5 -0.8
66 Ocala, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.3 -0.8
66 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.1 -0.8
66 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.4 -0.8
66 Portsmouth, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA 3.1 2.3 -0.8
66 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.6 -0.8
66 Saginaw, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.6 -0.8
66 Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 6.5 -0.8
66 Springfield, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA 5.6 4.8 -0.8
66 Springfield, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 3.7 -0.8
66 St. Joseph, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 3.8 -0.8
66 Stockton-Lodi, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.9 8.1 -0.8
66 Syracuse, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.7 -0.8
66 Trenton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.1 -0.8
66 Utica-Rome, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.1 -0.8
66 Valdosta, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 4.9 -0.8
66 Watertown-Fort Drum, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 6.5 -0.8
100 Albany, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 6.0 -0.7
100 Albuquerque, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.1 -0.7
100 Athens-Clarke County, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.6 -0.7
100 Bangor, ME Metropolitan NECTA 4.4 3.7 -0.7
100 Bay City, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 4.9 -0.7
100 Binghamton, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.3 -0.7
100 Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 3.6 -0.7
100 Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH Metropolitan NECTA 4.2 3.5 -0.7
100 Charleston, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 6.1 -0.7
100 Elizabethtown-Fort Knox, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.2 -0.7
100 Florence, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.9 -0.7
100 Fresno, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.4 9.7 -0.7
100 Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.8 -0.7
100 Hinesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.3 -0.7
100 Joplin, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 3.9 -0.7
100 Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 3.2 -0.7
100 Merced, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.9 11.2 -0.7
100 New Bern, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.2 -0.7
100 Niles-Benton Harbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 4.1 -0.7
100 Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.0 -0.7
100 Port St. Lucie, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.8 -0.7
100 Punta Gorda, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 4.9 -0.7
100 Rome, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.6 -0.7
100 Savannah, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.7 -0.7
100 Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.5 -0.7
100 Spartanburg, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.1 -0.7
100 Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.3 -0.7
100 The Villages, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 6.6 -0.7
100 Vallejo-Fairfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.3 -0.7
100 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 3.5 -0.7
130 Alexandria, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.7 -0.6
130 Ann Arbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 2.7 -0.6
130 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.8 -0.6
130 Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 4.5 -0.6
130 Battle Creek, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.1 -0.6
130 Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 5.0 -0.6
130 Burlington-South Burlington, VT Metropolitan NECTA 2.7 2.1 -0.6
130 Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.1 -0.6
130 Colorado Springs, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.1 -0.6
130 Columbia, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 2.9 -0.6
130 Columbus, GA-AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 6.0 -0.6
130 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 2.9 -0.6
130 Janesville-Beloit, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.6 -0.6
130 Kalamazoo-Portage, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 3.7 -0.6
130 Kingston, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.3 -0.6
130 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.8 -0.6
130 Midland, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.0 -0.6
130 Monroe, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 3.6 -0.6
130 Panama City, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 4.5 -0.6
130 Pueblo, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.2 -0.6
130 Rapid City, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 2.8 -0.6
130 Rochester, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.7 -0.6
130 Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.1 -0.6
130 Tallahassee, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.3 -0.6
130 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.1 -0.6
130 Visalia-Porterville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.4 10.8 -0.6
156 Bowling Green, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 3.9 -0.5
156 Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.5 -0.5
156 Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.8 -0.5
156 Chico, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 6.5 -0.5
156 Coeur d'Alene, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.5 -0.5
156 Corvallis, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 3.3 -0.5
156 Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 3.8 -0.5
156 Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 6.2 -0.5
156 Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 3.3 -0.5
156 Glens Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.2 -0.5
156 Greensboro-High Point, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 5.1 -0.5
156 Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.7 -0.5
156 Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.3 -0.5
156 Hattiesburg, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 4.6 -0.5
156 Idaho Falls, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 3.0 -0.5
156 Jackson, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.4 -0.5
156 Jackson, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.2 -0.5
156 Lake Charles, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.7 -0.5
156 Las Cruces, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 6.7 -0.5
156 Monroe, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.9 -0.5
156 Morgantown, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.7 -0.5
156 Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.1 -0.5
156 North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.2 -0.5
156 Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.5 -0.5
156 Prescott, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.9 -0.5
156 Rocky Mount, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 7.6 -0.5
156 San Diego-Carlsbad, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.5 -0.5
156 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 3.9 -0.5
156 Santa Fe, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.5 -0.5
156 Santa Rosa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 3.8 -0.5
156 St. Louis, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area1 5.0 4.5 -0.5
156 Urban Honolulu, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 2.9 -0.5
156 Warner Robins, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.3 -0.5
189 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 4.0 -0.4
189 Asheville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 3.9 -0.4
189 Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.5 -0.4
189 Baton Rouge, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.8 -0.4
189 Boulder, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 2.9 -0.4
189 California-Lexington Park, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 4.1 -0.4
189 Cape Girardeau, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.3 -0.4
189 Columbia, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.8 -0.4
189 Fond du Lac, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 3.6 -0.4
189 Fort Collins, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 3.0 -0.4
189 Gainesville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 3.9 -0.4
189 Gainesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.2 -0.4
189 Goldsboro, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.5 -0.4
189 Hammond, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 6.5 -0.4
189 Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 5.0 -0.4
189 Lexington-Fayette, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 3.4 -0.4
189 Missoula, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 3.4 -0.4
189 New Orleans-Metairie, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.3 -0.4
189 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.8 -0.4
189 San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 3.7 -0.4
189 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 3.7 -0.4
189 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 7.5 -0.4
189 Shreveport-Bossier City, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 6.2 -0.4
189 Sioux Falls, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.6 2.2 -0.4
189 Wilmington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 4.7 -0.4
189 Winston-Salem, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 4.7 -0.4
215 Beckley, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 7.8 -0.3
215 Burlington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.7 -0.3
215 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 3.5 -0.3
215 El Paso, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 4.5 -0.3
215 Elmira, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.6 -0.3
215 Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 6.2 -0.3
215 Greenville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.4 -0.3
215 Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 4.1 -0.3
215 Napa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 3.9 -0.3
215 Oshkosh-Neenah, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 3.9 -0.3
215 Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.7 -0.3
215 Raleigh, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 4.2 -0.3
215 Salinas, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 7.5 -0.3
215 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 4.5 -0.3
215 Tucson, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 5.0 -0.3
215 Waterbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA 7.1 6.8 -0.3
231 Ames, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.2 2.0 -0.2
231 Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 6.1 -0.2
231 Decatur, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 5.4 -0.2
231 Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.4 -0.2
231 Flagstaff, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.7 -0.2
231 Gadsden, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 5.3 -0.2
231 Gettysburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 3.7 -0.2
231 Greeley, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 3.7 -0.2
231 Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 6.0 -0.2
231 Ithaca, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 3.6 -0.2
231 Killeen-Temple, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 4.1 -0.2
231 Lewiston, ID-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 3.8 -0.2
231 Lima, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.4 -0.2
231 Madison, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 3.0 -0.2
231 McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 7.2 -0.2
231 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 4.6 -0.2
231 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 4.9 -0.2
231 Rochester, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 3.0 -0.2
231 Sumter, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 6.3 -0.2
231 Toledo, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 4.6 -0.2
251 Appleton, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 3.8 -0.1
251 Austin-Round Rock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.0 2.9 -0.1
251 Brownsville-Harlingen, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 6.7 -0.1
251 Danbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA 4.6 4.5 -0.1
251 Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 3.3 -0.1
251 Dothan, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 5.4 -0.1
251 Green Bay, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 4.0 -0.1
251 Huntsville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.8 -0.1
251 Iowa City, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.5 2.4 -0.1
251 Jacksonville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 5.5 -0.1
251 Montgomery, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 5.2 -0.1
251 New Haven, CT Metropolitan NECTA 5.6 5.5 -0.1
251 Racine, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 5.4 -0.1
251 Sheboygan, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 3.6 -0.1
251 Sherman-Denison, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 3.5 -0.1
251 Sioux City, IA-NE-SD Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 3.2 -0.1
251 Waco, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 3.6 -0.1
251 Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 4.3 -0.1
251 Wausau, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 3.9 -0.1
270 Abilene, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 3.5 0.0
270 Amarillo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.7 2.7 0.0
270 Bakersfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.6 10.6 0.0
270 Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 6.1 0.0
270 Bismarck, ND Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.7 2.7 0.0
270 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metropolitan NECTA 5.4 5.4 0.0
270 Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 4.2 0.0
270 Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 4.8 0.0
270 Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 3.9 0.0
270 Daphne-Fairhope-Foley, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 4.8 0.0
270 Dayton, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 4.5 0.0
270 Fargo, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.4 2.4 0.0
270 Grand Forks, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.1 3.1 0.0
270 Great Falls, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 3.6 0.0
270 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT Metropolitan NECTA 5.7 5.7 0.0
270 Longview, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 7.5 0.0
270 Lubbock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.0 3.0 0.0
270 Mobile, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 6.2 0.0
270 Owensboro, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 4.2 0.0
270 San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 3.4 0.0
270 South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.7 0.0
270 St. Cloud, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 3.7 0.0
270 Tyler, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 4.1 0.0
270 York-Hanover, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 4.4 0.0
294 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 5.1 0.1
294 Billings, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.1 3.2 0.1
294 Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 5.1 0.1
294 Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 4.9 0.1
294 Cedar Rapids, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 3.7 0.1
294 College Station-Bryan, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.1 3.2 0.1
294 Dubuque, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 3.4 0.1
294 East Stroudsburg, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 6.2 0.1
294 Eau Claire, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 4.1 0.1
294 Lebanon, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 4.2 0.1
294 Mansfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 5.4 0.1
294 Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 3.4 0.1
294 Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.1 3.2 0.1
307 Akron, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 4.9 0.2
307 Auburn-Opelika, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 4.7 0.2
307 Columbus, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 3.5 0.2
307 Grand Island, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.1 3.3 0.2
307 Grand Junction, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.9 0.2
307 Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 4.2 0.2
307 Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 4.5 0.2
307 La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 3.7 0.2
307 Lancaster, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 3.9 0.2
307 Laredo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 4.6 0.2
307 Lincoln, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.5 2.7 0.2
307 Mankato-North Mankato, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.7 2.9 0.2
307 Oklahoma City, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 3.7 0.2
307 Provo-Orem, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.0 3.2 0.2
307 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 6.1 0.2
307 Terre Haute, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.9 0.2
307 Walla Walla, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 5.8 0.2
307 Wichita Falls, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 4.1 0.2
325 Muncie, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 5.6 0.3
325 Ogden-Clearfield, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 3.7 0.3
325 Olympia-Tumwater, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 6.0 0.3
325 Reading, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 4.8 0.3
325 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 4.6 0.3
325 Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 6.6 0.3
325 Springfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.9 0.3
325 Tuscaloosa, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 5.3 0.3
333 Anchorage, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 6.1 0.4
333 Fort Wayne, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 4.5 0.4
333 Kokomo, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 5.1 0.4
333 Lawton, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 4.2 0.4
333 Logan, UT-ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.8 3.2 0.4
333 Salt Lake City, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.2 3.6 0.4
333 St. George, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 4.0 0.4
340 Altoona, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 5.1 0.5
340 Bremerton-Silverdale, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 5.9 0.5
340 Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 4.8 0.5
340 Cheyenne, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 4.0 0.5
340 Elkhart-Goshen, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.4 3.9 0.5
340 Evansville, IN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 4.4 0.5
340 Johnstown, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 6.5 0.5
340 Lafayette-West Lafayette, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 4.1 0.5
340 San Angelo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 4.3 0.5
340 State College, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.3 3.8 0.5
340 Tulsa, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 4.3 0.5
340 Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 6.2 0.5
352 Canton-Massillon, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 5.6 0.6
352 Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 6.2 0.6
352 Corpus Christi, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 5.3 0.6
352 Fairbanks, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 5.9 0.6
352 Kennewick-Richland, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 7.1 0.6
352 Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 6.9 0.6
358 Bellingham, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 6.2 0.7
358 Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 4.8 0.7
358 Michigan City-La Porte, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 6.5 0.7
358 Pittsburgh, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.7 5.4 0.7
358 Springfield, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 5.1 0.7
358 Yakima, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 8.4 0.7
364 Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 5.8 0.8
364 Houma-Thibodaux, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 6.3 0.8
364 Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 8.2 0.8
367 Bloomington, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 5.2 0.9
367 Kankakee, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 6.8 0.9
367 Lafayette, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 6.9 0.9
367 Longview, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 5.4 0.9
367 Rockford, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 6.9 0.9
372 Wheeling, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 7.5 1.0
373 Champaign-Urbana, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.2 5.3 1.1
373 Victoria, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.7 4.8 1.1
373 Williamsport, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 6.8 1.1
376 Decatur, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 7.1 1.2
376 Midland, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.1 4.3 1.2
378 Carbondale-Marion, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 6.3 1.3
378 Wenatchee, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 7.1 1.3
380 Duluth, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 6.2 1.4
380 Farmington, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 7.8 1.4
382 Bloomington, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 5.4 1.5
382 Danville, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 7.5 1.5
382 Erie, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 6.5 1.5
385 Peoria, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 6.9 1.6
386 Odessa, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 6.2 2.1
387 Casper, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 7.5 2.9

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: June 01, 2016