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 2013July 2014p
RankMetropolitan AreaRateRateChange
  United States 7.7 6.5 -1.2
1 Decatur, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 13.0 9.5 -3.5
2 Longview, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.0 7.0 -3.0
3 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL-IN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.4 6.8 -2.6
3 Kankakee-Bradley, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.3 8.7 -2.6
3 Yuma, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 31.8 29.2 -2.6
6 Danville, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 12.0 9.5 -2.5
6 Rocky Mount, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 12.7 10.2 -2.5
8 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 5.7 -2.4
8 Reno-Sparks, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.7 7.3 -2.4
10 Elkhart-Goshen, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 5.2 -2.3
10 New Bedford, MA Metropolitan NECTA 11.2 8.9 -2.3
12 Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.5 8.3 -2.2
12 El Centro, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 26.9 24.7 -2.2
12 Las Vegas-Paradise, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.4 8.2 -2.2
12 Mansfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.8 6.6 -2.2
12 Muncie, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.7 7.5 -2.2
12 Rockford, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.6 9.4 -2.2
12 South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.9 6.7 -2.2
12 Toledo, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.5 6.3 -2.2
20 Anderson, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.0 6.9 -2.1
20 Carson City, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.0 7.9 -2.1
20 Lima, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.2 6.1 -2.1
20 Terre Haute, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.7 7.6 -2.1
20 Vineland-Millville-Bridgeton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 12.5 10.4 -2.1
25 Dayton, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 6.0 -2.0
25 Flint, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.3 9.3 -2.0
25 Grand Junction, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.3 6.3 -2.0
25 Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.3 7.3 -2.0
25 Johnstown, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.2 7.2 -2.0
25 Lafayette, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 5.5 -2.0
25 Michigan City-La Porte, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.0 7.0 -2.0
25 Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 5.8 -2.0
25 Muskegon-Norton Shores, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.2 8.2 -2.0
25 Niles-Benton Harbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.9 7.9 -2.0
25 Peoria, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.6 7.6 -2.0
25 Pueblo, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.8 7.8 -2.0
25 Williamsport, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 6.0 -2.0
25 Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.7 6.7 -2.0
39 Kokomo, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.2 6.3 -1.9
39 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, RI-MA Metropolitan NECTA 9.9 8.0 -1.9
39 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.3 7.4 -1.9
39 Spokane, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 5.7 -1.9
39 Sumter, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.2 7.3 -1.9
39 Waterbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA 10.8 8.9 -1.9
39 Yakima, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 5.8 -1.9
46 Akron, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 5.5 -1.8
46 Canton-Massillon, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 5.7 -1.8
46 Champaign-Urbana, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.0 7.2 -1.8
46 Coeur d'Alene, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 4.6 -1.8
46 Columbus, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 4.2 -1.8
46 Florence, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.2 7.4 -1.8
46 Fort Wayne, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 6.0 -1.8
46 Greeley, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 5.4 -1.8
46 Merced, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 14.5 12.7 -1.8
46 Port St. Lucie, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.9 8.1 -1.8
46 Reading, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 6.0 -1.8
46 Redding, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.0 9.2 -1.8
46 Saginaw-Saginaw Township North, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.5 8.7 -1.8
46 Stockton, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 12.9 11.1 -1.8
46 Yuba City, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 14.1 12.3 -1.8
61 Bay City, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.0 8.3 -1.7
61 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, NC-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.5 6.8 -1.7
61 Evansville, IN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 5.3 -1.7
61 Fort Smith, AR-OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.2 6.5 -1.7
61 Greensboro-High Point, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.9 7.2 -1.7
61 Jackson, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.0 8.3 -1.7
61 Jonesboro, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 6.1 -1.7
61 Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner, MA Metropolitan NECTA 9.8 8.1 -1.7
61 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.7 8.0 -1.7
61 Pine Bluff, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.9 9.2 -1.7
61 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.9 9.2 -1.7
61 Spartanburg, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 6.3 -1.7
73 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 6.4 -1.6
73 Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.6 10.0 -1.6
73 Bremerton-Silverdale, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 5.1 -1.6
73 Burlington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.5 6.9 -1.6
73 Cincinnati-Middletown, OH-KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 5.6 -1.6
73 Colorado Springs, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.3 6.7 -1.6
73 Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 4.9 -1.6
73 El Paso, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.3 7.7 -1.6
73 Fresno, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 12.4 10.8 -1.6
73 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 6.4 -1.6
73 Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 5.3 -1.6
73 Holland-Grand Haven, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 6.4 -1.6
73 Lewiston, ID-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 4.2 -1.6
73 Modesto, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 13.0 11.4 -1.6
73 Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 5.8 -1.6
73 Olympia, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 5.3 -1.6
73 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.3 6.7 -1.6
73 Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.1 8.5 -1.6
73 Springfield, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 6.5 -1.6
73 Steubenville-Weirton, OH-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.3 7.7 -1.6
73 Wilmington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.4 6.8 -1.6
94 Anderson, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 5.7 -1.5
94 Battle Creek, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.9 7.4 -1.5
94 Bellingham, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 5.3 -1.5
94 Bloomington-Normal, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 6.5 -1.5
94 Brownsville-Harlingen, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.4 8.9 -1.5
94 Chico, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.5 9.0 -1.5
94 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 5.2 -1.5
94 Elmira, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 6.6 -1.5
94 Fayetteville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.6 8.1 -1.5
94 Goldsboro, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.6 7.1 -1.5
94 Greenville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.9 7.4 -1.5
94 Indianapolis-Carmel, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 5.3 -1.5
94 Kalamazoo-Portage, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.6 7.1 -1.5
94 Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.9 8.4 -1.5
94 Madera-Chowchilla, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.5 10.0 -1.5
94 New Haven, CT Metropolitan NECTA 8.6 7.1 -1.5
94 Prescott, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.3 6.8 -1.5
94 Sacramento--Arden-Arcade--Roseville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.9 7.4 -1.5
94 Worcester, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA 8.1 6.6 -1.5
113 Altoona, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 5.5 -1.4
113 Hanford-Corcoran, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 12.9 11.5 -1.4
113 Hot Springs, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 6.7 -1.4
113 Lancaster, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.1 -1.4
113 Lebanon, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.0 -1.4
113 Lewiston-Auburn, ME Metropolitan NECTA 6.5 5.1 -1.4
113 McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.3 9.9 -1.4
113 Monroe, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.5 8.1 -1.4
113 Ocean City, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.2 6.8 -1.4
113 Palm Coast, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.7 9.3 -1.4
113 Pocatello, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 4.8 -1.4
113 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 6.6 -1.4
113 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 5.9 -1.4
113 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.6 7.2 -1.4
113 Sherman-Denison, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 5.4 -1.4
113 Springfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 5.8 -1.4
113 State College, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 4.9 -1.4
113 Vallejo-Fairfield, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.6 7.2 -1.4
113 Wenatchee-East Wenatchee, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 3.9 -1.4
113 Winston-Salem, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 6.5 -1.4
133 Bangor, ME Metropolitan NECTA 6.7 5.4 -1.3
133 Boise City-Nampa, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 4.5 -1.3
133 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metropolitan NECTA 7.6 6.3 -1.3
133 Dalton, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.7 10.4 -1.3
133 Erie, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 6.2 -1.3
133 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT Metropolitan NECTA 8.3 7.0 -1.3
133 Kingston, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 6.5 -1.3
133 Lansing-East Lansing, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.9 7.6 -1.3
133 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 6.4 -1.3
133 Norwich-New London, CT-RI Metropolitan NECTA 8.2 6.9 -1.3
133 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.3 7.0 -1.3
133 Pittsburgh, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 5.8 -1.3
133 Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, ME Metropolitan NECTA 5.4 4.1 -1.3
133 Sandusky, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 5.8 -1.3
133 Springfield, MA-CT Metropolitan NECTA 8.6 7.3 -1.3
133 Trenton-Ewing, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 5.9 -1.3
133 Visalia-Porterville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 13.9 12.6 -1.3
133 York-Hanover, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 6.2 -1.3
151 Ann Arbor, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 6.3 -1.2
151 Bakersfield-Delano, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 11.6 10.4 -1.2
151 Bloomington, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 6.1 -1.2
151 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH Metropolitan NECTA 6.7 5.5 -1.2
151 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 6.4 -1.2
151 College Station-Bryan, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 4.7 -1.2
151 Danbury, CT Metropolitan NECTA 6.6 5.4 -1.2
151 Fort Collins-Loveland, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.3 -1.2
151 Greenville-Mauldin-Easley, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 5.5 -1.2
151 Idaho Falls, ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 3.8 -1.2
151 Janesville, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 6.6 -1.2
151 Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 6.4 -1.2
151 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 6.0 -1.2
151 Longview, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 4.9 -1.2
151 Louisville-Jefferson County, KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 6.8 -1.2
151 Naples-Marco Island, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 6.6 -1.2
151 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.2 7.0 -1.2
151 Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.3 7.1 -1.2
151 Pittsfield, MA Metropolitan NECTA 7.2 6.0 -1.2
151 Raleigh-Cary, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 5.6 -1.2
151 San Angelo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 4.5 -1.2
151 San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.2 -1.2
151 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 5.7 -1.2
151 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 6.0 -1.2
151 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 5.8 -1.2
151 Texarkana, TX-Texarkana, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 6.5 -1.2
151 Tyler, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 5.5 -1.2
151 Utica-Rome, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 6.3 -1.2
151 Victoria, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 4.6 -1.2
151 Wausau, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 5.5 -1.2
181 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.4 -1.1
181 Asheville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.2 -1.1
181 Binghamton, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 6.7 -1.1
181 Boulder, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.3 -1.1
181 Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 6.6 -1.1
181 Columbia, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 6.0 -1.1
181 Corpus Christi, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.4 -1.1
181 Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 6.5 -1.1
181 Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.9 7.8 -1.1
181 Lawton, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 5.6 -1.1
181 Morristown, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.5 8.4 -1.1
181 Napa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.1 -1.1
181 North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 6.4 -1.1
181 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 6.0 -1.1
181 Rochester, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 6.1 -1.1
181 St. George, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.2 -1.1
181 Syracuse, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 6.4 -1.1
198 Abilene, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 4.5 -1.0
198 Amarillo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 4.1 -1.0
198 Appleton, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.2 -1.0
198 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 4.6 -1.0
198 Bend, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.7 7.7 -1.0
198 Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.6 -1.0
198 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.5 -1.0
198 Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 5.7 -1.0
198 Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR-MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.3 -1.0
198 Fond du Lac, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.5 -1.0
198 Glens Falls, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.3 5.3 -1.0
198 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.5 -1.0
198 Jackson, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.0 8.0 -1.0
198 Jacksonville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.2 7.2 -1.0
198 Lubbock, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 4.7 -1.0
198 Medford, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.0 9.0 -1.0
198 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 6.6 -1.0
198 Ocala, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.7 7.7 -1.0
198 Oshkosh-Neenah, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.5 -1.0
198 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 6.3 -1.0
198 Racine, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.7 7.7 -1.0
198 Salinas, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.4 7.4 -1.0
198 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 6.0 -1.0
198 Sheboygan, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 4.9 -1.0
222 Barnstable Town, MA Metropolitan NECTA 6.0 5.1 -0.9
222 Eau Claire, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.2 -0.9
222 Great Falls, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.0 -0.9
222 Green Bay, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.3 -0.9
222 Laredo, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 6.3 -0.9
222 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 6.3 -0.9
222 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 6.3 -0.9
222 Portsmouth, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA 4.5 3.6 -0.9
222 Punta Gorda, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 6.6 -0.9
222 Salem, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.2 7.3 -0.9
222 St. Cloud, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 4.2 -0.9
222 Tucson, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 6.6 -0.9
222 Tulsa, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 4.8 -0.9
222 Waco, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 5.8 -0.9
236 Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.8 8.0 -0.8
236 Billings, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 3.6 -0.8
236 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area 10.6 9.8 -0.8
236 Flagstaff, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.3 7.5 -0.8
236 Ithaca, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 4.8 -0.8
236 La Crosse, WI-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.6 -0.8
236 Lawrence, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.1 -0.8
236 Madison, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.1 -0.8
236 Manchester, NH Metropolitan NECTA 5.1 4.3 -0.8
236 Manhattan, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.9 5.1 -0.8
236 Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.2 -0.8
236 Odessa, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 3.6 -0.8
236 Owensboro, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 6.3 -0.8
236 Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 5.7 -0.8
236 Rochester-Dover, NH-ME Metropolitan NECTA 5.1 4.3 -0.8
236 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.2 -0.8
236 Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 6.8 -0.8
236 Topeka, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.6 -0.8
236 Wichita Falls, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.4 5.6 -0.8
255 Baton Rouge, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 5.9 -0.7
255 Bowling Green, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 6.7 -0.7
255 Clarksville, TN-KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.5 8.8 -0.7
255 Cleveland, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.2 7.5 -0.7
255 Duluth, MN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.5 -0.7
255 Elizabethtown, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.5 6.8 -0.7
255 Eugene-Springfield, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 7.2 -0.7
255 Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 6.5 -0.7
255 Jacksonville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 6.6 -0.7
255 Lake Charles, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.5 -0.7
255 Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.6 8.9 -0.7
255 Midland, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 2.9 -0.7
255 Missoula, MT Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.3 -0.7
255 Ogden-Clearfield, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.8 4.1 -0.7
255 Oklahoma City, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.2 4.5 -0.7
255 Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 6.7 -0.7
255 Rome, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.7 9.0 -0.7
255 Shreveport-Bossier City, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 6.6 -0.7
255 Wheeling, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 6.1 -0.7
274 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 7.2 -0.6
274 Hattiesburg, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 7.1 -0.6
274 Knoxville, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 6.7 -0.6
274 Logan, UT-ID Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 3.3 -0.6
274 Mankato-North Mankato, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 3.8 -0.6
274 New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 6.2 -0.6
274 Provo-Orem, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 3.9 -0.6
274 Rochester, MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 3.7 -0.6
274 Salt Lake City, UT Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 3.8 -0.6
274 St. Louis, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area1 7.7 7.1 -0.6
284 Alexandria, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 6.6 -0.5
284 Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.9 -0.5
284 Danville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.6 8.1 -0.5
284 Joplin, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 6.0 -0.5
284 Lincoln, NE Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.9 3.4 -0.5
284 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 6.4 -0.5
284 Panama City-Lynn Haven-Panama City Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 6.0 -0.5
284 Pascagoula, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.1 8.6 -0.5
284 Roanoke, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.5 -0.5
284 Tallahassee, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 6.3 -0.5
284 Winchester, VA-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 4.9 -0.5
295 Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.6 6.2 -0.4
295 Chattanooga, TN-GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 7.7 -0.4
295 Columbia, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.3 4.9 -0.4
295 Corvallis, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 6.3 -0.4
295 Dover, DE Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.4 7.0 -0.4
295 Gainesville, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.7 -0.4
295 Gulfport-Biloxi, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 7.6 -0.4
295 Harrisonburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.6 -0.4
295 Jackson, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 6.7 -0.4
295 Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 7.4 -0.4
295 Lynchburg, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 6.3 -0.4
295 Macon, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.0 8.6 -0.4
295 Monroe, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 6.6 -0.4
295 Rapid City, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.5 3.1 -0.4
295 Richmond, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.1 5.7 -0.4
295 Sioux Falls, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.1 2.7 -0.4
295 Springfield, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.6 -0.4
295 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.2 5.8 -0.4
295 Wichita, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 6.5 -0.4
314 Ames, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.1 3.8 -0.3
314 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.3 8.0 -0.3
314 Baltimore-Towson, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.2 6.9 -0.3
314 Brunswick, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.5 9.2 -0.3
314 Burlington-South Burlington, VT Metropolitan NECTA 3.9 3.6 -0.3
314 Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.6 7.3 -0.3
314 Fargo, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.1 2.8 -0.3
314 Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 6.8 -0.3
314 Hinesville-Fort Stewart, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.6 9.3 -0.3
314 Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.3 -0.3
314 Johnson City, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 7.7 -0.3
314 Kansas City, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 6.6 -0.3
314 Lafayette, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.1 4.8 -0.3
314 Las Cruces, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.3 8.0 -0.3
314 Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 4.2 -0.3
314 Sioux City, IA-NE-SD Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.9 4.6 -0.3
314 St. Joseph, MO-KS Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.5 -0.3
314 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.4 -0.3
332 Albany, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.3 9.1 -0.2
332 Albuquerque, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 7.7 -0.2
332 Charlottesville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.0 4.8 -0.2
332 Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.8 6.6 -0.2
332 Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 4.2 -0.2
332 Dubuque, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.3 4.1 -0.2
332 Jefferson City, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.0 5.8 -0.2
332 Lexington-Fayette, KY Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 6.5 -0.2
332 Salisbury, MD Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.2 8.0 -0.2
332 Savannah, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.1 7.9 -0.2
342 Athens-Clarke County, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 6.6 -0.1
342 Farmington, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.7 7.6 -0.1
342 Gainesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.1 7.0 -0.1
342 Grand Forks, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.8 3.7 -0.1
342 Honolulu, HI Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 4.3 -0.1
342 Morgantown, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.4 4.3 -0.1
342 Santa Fe, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 5.7 -0.1
349 Bismarck, ND Metropolitan Statistical Area 2.4 2.4 0.0
349 Cape Girardeau-Jackson, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.9 6.9 0.0
349 Cedar Rapids, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.6 4.6 0.0
349 Charleston, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.7 5.7 0.0
349 Iowa City, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 3.6 3.6 0.0
349 Tuscaloosa, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.3 7.3 0.0
349 Warner Robins, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.8 7.8 0.0
349 Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 4.5 0.0
357 Anchorage, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.4 5.5 0.1
357 Columbus, GA-AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 9.0 9.1 0.1
357 Fairbanks, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.5 5.6 0.1
357 Valdosta, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.3 8.4 0.1
361 Casper, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.0 4.2 0.2
362 Cheyenne, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area 4.5 4.8 0.3
363 Anniston-Oxford, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 8.0 8.6 0.6
363 Auburn-Opelika, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.6 6.2 0.6
365 Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 6.6 0.8
365 Mobile, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.9 8.7 0.8
365 Montgomery, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 7.0 7.8 0.8
368 Gadsden, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 7.6 0.9
368 Huntsville, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 5.8 6.7 0.9
370 Dothan, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 7.8 1.3
371 Decatur, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.5 8.0 1.5
372 Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area 6.7 8.4 1.7

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 27, 2014