Department of Numbers

Unemployment Rate by Metropolitan Area

The June 2014 unemployment rate and total unemployed for 369 metropolitan areas tracked by the BLS are shown below. Unemployment rates by state are also available. Visit the unemployment overview page to see all unemployment data. Click on a header to sort.

City, State June 2014
Unemployment Rate
1 Month
Unemployment
Rate Change
June 2014
Unemployed
1 Month
Unemployed Change
Anniston, AL 7.6% -0.2% 3,698 -104
Auburn, AL 5.4% -0.1% 3,775 -78
Birmingham, AL 5.9% -0.2% 31,231 -831
Decatur, AL 6.9% 0.0% 4,871 -20
Dothan, AL 6.9% 0.0% 4,208 -22
Florence, AL 7.1% 0.1% 4,922 64
Gadsden, AL 6.9% -0.2% 3,105 -92
Huntsville, AL 5.9% -0.1% 12,537 -295
Mobile, AL 7.6% -0.1% 13,902 -248
Montgomery, AL 7.0% -0.1% 11,568 -257
Tuscaloosa, AL 6.5% 0.0% 6,618 -37
Anchorage, AK 5.5% 0.0% 11,056 66
Fairbanks, AK 5.6% 0.0% 2,588 41
Flagstaff, AZ 7.1% 0.1% 5,066 72
Lake Havasu City, AZ 8.2% 0.0% 6,855 -3
Phoenix, AZ 6.0% 0.0% 124,920 520
Prescott, AZ 6.6% 0.1% 5,984 -21
Tucson, AZ 6.3% 0.0% 28,475 63
Yuma, AZ 25.6% -0.4% 22,436 -435
Fayetteville, AR 4.8% -0.2% 11,265 -493
Fort Smith, AR 6.4% -0.1% 8,074 -206
Hot Springs, AR 6.5% -0.1% 2,627 -75
Jonesboro, AR 5.8% -0.3% 3,452 -154
Little Rock, AR 5.8% -0.2% 19,348 -704
Pine Bluff, AR 8.6% -0.3% 3,427 -148
Bakersfield, CA 10.7% -0.3% 41,560 -1,767
Chico, CA 8.4% -0.4% 8,688 -408
El Centro, CA 22.7% -0.5% 18,316 -334
Fresno, CA 11.3% -0.5% 50,750 -2,411
Hanford, CA 12.0% -0.5% 7,076 -315
Los Angeles, CA 7.5% -0.2% 491,976 -13,405
Madera, CA 10.1% -0.5% 6,909 -316
Merced, CA 13.2% -0.3% 14,841 -427
Modesto, CA 11.4% -0.5% 26,979 -1,133
Napa, CA 5.1% -0.2% 3,994 -187
Oxnard, CA 6.5% -0.3% 28,264 -1,430
Redding, CA 9.0% -0.3% 7,210 -267
Riverside, CA 8.5% -0.4% 154,097 -8,358
Sacramento, CA 7.1% -0.3% 73,639 -3,595
Salinas, CA 9.1% -0.4% 20,094 -937
San Diego, CA 6.1% -0.4% 97,922 -5,481
San Francisco, CA 5.2% -0.3% 123,466 -7,136
San Jose, CA 5.5% -0.2% 52,403 -2,744
San Luis Obispo, CA 5.4% -0.2% 7,560 -381
Santa Barbara, CA 5.8% -0.2% 12,789 -738
Santa Cruz, CA 8.0% -0.3% 12,082 -479
Santa Rosa, CA 5.3% -0.2% 13,857 -637
Stockton, CA 11.2% -0.4% 33,036 -1,337
Vallejo, CA 6.9% -0.4% 15,003 -775
Visalia, CA 13.0% -0.5% 26,420 -994
Yuba City, CA 13.4% -0.4% 8,917 -295
Boulder, CO 4.2% -0.4% 7,783 -605
Colorado Springs, CO 6.8% -0.4% 21,231 -1,414
Denver, CO 5.3% -0.4% 77,711 -4,838
Fort Collins, CO 4.4% -0.3% 8,129 -561
Grand Junction, CO 6.6% -0.5% 5,060 -323
Greeley, CO 5.5% -0.3% 7,154 -391
Pueblo, CO 8.0% -0.6% 5,973 -420
Bridgeport, CT 6.3% -0.3% 30,226 -1,429
Danbury, CT 5.4% -0.3% 4,985 -279
Hartford, CT 6.8% -0.3% 39,995 -2,054
New Haven, CT 7.0% -0.3% 21,928 -1,102
Norwich, CT 7.0% -0.3% 9,992 -462
Waterbury, CT 9.0% -0.4% 9,057 -391
Dover, DE 6.5% 0.1% 4,998 81
Washington, DC 5.0% 0.0% 160,914 521
Cape Coral, FL 6.0% -0.1% 18,070 -446
Crestview, FL 4.6% -0.1% 4,755 -95
Deltona, FL 6.1% -0.2% 15,621 -425
Gainesville, FL 5.0% -0.1% 7,106 -142
Jacksonville, FL 6.0% -0.2% 43,287 -1,273
Lakeland, FL 7.0% -0.2% 19,377 -510
Miami, FL 6.2% -0.2% 187,170 -5,585
Naples, FL 5.7% -0.3% 9,247 -386
North Port, FL 5.9% -0.1% 19,058 -415
Ocala, FL 7.1% -0.2% 9,394 -274
Orlando, FL 5.8% -0.2% 69,727 -1,702
Palm Bay, FL 6.7% -0.2% 17,767 -525
Palm Coast, FL 8.9% -0.3% 3,173 -88
Panama City, FL 6.0% -0.1% 5,533 -73
Pensacola, FL 6.2% -0.2% 13,255 -372
Port St Lucie, FL 7.4% -0.3% 14,348 -657
Punta Gorda, FL 6.1% -0.1% 4,404 -96
Sebastian, FL 7.6% -0.4% 4,774 -239
Tallahassee, FL 5.5% -0.2% 10,708 -291
Tampa, FL 6.3% -0.2% 85,945 -2,280
Albany, GA 8.3% 0.0% 5,922 1
Athens, GA 5.5% 0.0% 6,274 97
Atlanta, GA 7.2% 0.1% 198,026 1,824
Augusta, GA 7.0% 0.0% 18,291 111
Brunswick, GA 8.4% 0.0% 4,118 9
Columbus, GA 8.1% 0.1% 10,518 102
Dalton, GA 9.0% 0.1% 5,168 46
Gainesville, GA 6.0% 0.1% 5,578 187
Hinesville, GA 8.3% 0.0% 2,723 -11
Macon, GA 7.7% 0.1% 8,512 76
Rome, GA 7.7% 0.2% 3,628 71
Savannah, GA 6.9% 0.1% 12,657 120
Valdosta, GA 7.5% 0.1% 4,964 73
Warner Robins, GA 6.8% 0.1% 4,666 73
Honolulu, HI 4.1% -0.1% 19,071 -345
Boise City, ID 4.7% -0.1% 14,604 -553
Coeur dAlene, ID 5.3% -0.2% 3,873 -120
Idaho Falls, ID 4.1% -0.1% 2,618 -63
Lewiston, ID 4.7% -0.3% 1,340 -72
Pocatello, ID 4.8% 0.0% 2,058 -48
Bloomington, IL 6.4% -0.4% 5,615 -319
Champaign, IL 6.8% -0.4% 7,770 -487
Chicago, IL 7.0% -0.5% 339,340 -27,757
Danville, IL 9.6% -0.5% 3,362 -195
Davenport, IL 6.4% -0.1% 12,849 -173
Decatur, IL 9.6% -0.6% 4,965 -359
Kankakee, IL 9.2% -0.4% 5,084 -245
Peoria, IL 7.7% -0.3% 14,971 -715
Rockford, IL 9.5% -0.5% 15,554 -869
Springfield, IL 6.3% -0.4% 7,231 -362
Anderson, IN 6.9% 0.2% 4,156 76
Bloomington, IN 5.6% 0.0% 5,405 17
Columbus, IN 4.3% 0.2% 1,791 72
Elkhart, IN 5.6% 0.2% 5,374 170
Evansville, IN 5.4% 0.0% 9,877 36
Fort Wayne, IN 5.4% 0.1% 11,348 210
Indianapolis, IN 5.4% 0.1% 50,738 700
Kokomo, IN 6.4% 0.0% 2,790 8
Lafayette, IN 5.3% 0.0% 5,291 21
Michigan City, IN 7.5% 0.0% 3,654 9
Muncie, IN 6.9% 0.1% 3,725 35
South Bend, IN 6.7% 0.0% 10,173 101
Terre Haute, IN 7.7% 0.1% 5,981 3
Ames, IA 3.1% 0.0% 1,585 -10
Cedar Rapids, IA 4.5% -0.1% 6,718 -34
Des Moines, IA 4.1% -0.1% 13,812 -222
Dubuque, IA 4.2% -0.1% 2,346 -41
Iowa City, IA 3.2% 0.0% 3,102 -32
Sioux City, IA 4.5% 0.0% 3,557 -14
Waterloo, IA 4.4% 0.0% 4,238 -46
Lawrence, KS 4.3% 0.0% 2,708 -19
Topeka, KS 5.2% 0.0% 6,265 -63
Wichita, KS 5.6% 0.0% 16,893 -85
Bowling Green, KY 6.5% -0.2% 4,374 -136
Elizabethtown, KY 7.0% -0.3% 4,000 -165
Lexington, KY 6.5% -0.2% 15,762 -490
Louisville, KY 7.0% -0.1% 44,685 -1,394
Owensboro, KY 6.5% -0.3% 3,823 -167
Alexandria, LA 5.2% 0.1% 3,472 79
Baton Rouge, LA 4.7% 0.1% 18,465 310
Houma, LA 3.4% 0.1% 3,695 73
Lafayette, LA 3.8% 0.0% 5,553 63
Lake Charles, LA 4.4% 0.0% 4,344 73
Monroe, LA 5.3% 0.0% 4,359 -5
New Orleans, LA 4.9% 0.1% 27,338 277
Shreveport, LA 5.4% 0.0% 9,635 45
Bangor, ME 5.4% -0.2% 3,935 -180
Lewiston, ME 5.2% -0.3% 3,046 -136
Portland, ME 4.4% -0.2% 9,314 -400
Baltimore, MD 6.0% 0.0% 88,992 1,194
Cumberland, MD 6.7% 0.0% 3,300 -10
Hagerstown, MD 6.5% 0.0% 8,066 -47
Salisbury, MD 7.6% 0.0% 4,722 34
Barnstable Town, MA 6.0% -0.2% 8,032 -368
Boston, MA 5.0% -0.2% 127,939 -5,965
Leominster, MA 7.3% -0.4% 5,174 -265
New Bedford, MA 8.5% -0.3% 7,444 -325
Pittsfield, MA 6.0% -0.3% 2,271 -111
Springfield, MA 6.6% -0.3% 22,517 -1,034
Worcester, MA 6.0% -0.3% 17,619 -908
Ann Arbor, MI 5.1% -0.2% 9,477 -318
Battle Creek, MI 6.3% -0.2% 4,151 -104
Bay City, MI 7.7% -0.2% 4,008 -104
Detroit, MI 8.4% 0.2% 169,757 4,301
Flint, MI 8.1% -0.3% 15,154 -495
Grand Rapids, MI 5.4% -0.1% 22,530 -413
Holland, MI 5.3% -0.1% 7,236 -98
Jackson, MI 7.4% -0.2% 5,198 -190
Kalamazoo, MI 6.3% -0.2% 10,302 -257
Lansing, MI 6.2% -0.2% 14,859 -402
Monroe, MI 6.8% -0.4% 4,923 -253
Muskegon, MI 7.0% -0.2% 5,935 -167
Niles, MI 7.2% -0.2% 5,260 -169
Saginaw, MI 7.7% -0.1% 7,059 -123
Duluth, MN 5.8% -0.1% 8,419 -241
Minneapolis, MN 4.3% -0.1% 81,145 -1,948
Rochester, MN 4.0% -0.1% 4,191 -134
St Cloud, MN 4.6% -0.2% 5,030 -211
Gulfport, MS 7.3% 0.1% 8,099 78
Hattiesburg, MS 6.7% 0.1% 4,326 41
Jackson, MS 6.3% 0.1% 16,044 65
Pascagoula, MS 8.1% 0.2% 5,639 98
Columbia, MO 4.5% 0.0% 4,469 -24
Jefferson City, MO 5.6% -0.1% 4,255 -79
Joplin, MO 5.5% -0.1% 4,752 -99
Kansas City, MO 6.3% -0.1% 65,218 -825
St Joseph, MO 5.4% -0.1% 3,837 -111
St Louis, MO 7.0% -0.2% 99,289 -2,867
Springfield, MO 5.4% -0.1% 11,985 -248
Billings, MT 3.5% -0.1% 3,139 -140
Great Falls, MT 4.0% -0.1% 1,654 -61
Missoula, MT 4.3% -0.2% 2,633 -112
Lincoln, NE 3.1% -0.1% 5,538 -161
Omaha, NE 4.0% 0.0% 18,454 -397
Carson City, NV 8.1% -0.3% 2,155 -76
Las Vegas, NV 7.9% -0.3% 78,072 -3,364
Reno, NV 7.3% -0.2% 16,352 -577
Manchester, NH 4.3% -0.1% 4,627 -111
Portsmouth, NH 3.8% 0.0% 1,754 -29
Rochester, NH 4.2% -0.1% 3,514 -112
Atlantic City, NJ 10.5% -0.5% 13,346 -696
Ocean City, NJ 10.1% -0.5% 5,839 -348
Trenton, NJ 5.4% -0.2% 11,163 -491
Vineland, NJ 10.2% -0.5% 6,724 -340
Albuquerque, NM 6.8% -0.2% 26,711 -528
Farmington, NM 6.5% -0.1% 3,524 -58
Las Cruces, NM 7.2% -0.1% 6,720 -125
Santa Fe, NM 5.2% -0.1% 3,872 -83
Albany, NY 5.2% -0.1% 22,839 -662
Binghamton, NY 6.6% -0.2% 7,450 -166
Buffalo, NY 6.2% -0.1% 34,653 -736
Elmira, NY 6.6% -0.1% 2,478 -82
Glens Falls, NY 6.2% -0.1% 4,026 -86
Ithaca, NY 4.1% -0.1% 2,343 -74
Kingston, NY 6.2% -0.2% 5,262 -160
New York, NY 6.7% -0.2% 645,201 -16,642
Poughkeepsie, NY 5.5% -0.2% 17,526 -529
Rochester, NY 5.9% -0.1% 30,470 -607
Syracuse, NY 6.3% -0.1% 19,450 -440
Utica, NY 6.4% -0.1% 8,471 -145
Asheville, NC 4.9% 0.0% 10,585 -164
Burlington, NC 6.2% -0.1% 4,458 -73
Charlotte, NC 6.3% -0.1% 58,464 -940
Durham, NC 5.0% -0.1% 13,590 -435
Fayetteville, NC 7.5% -0.2% 12,143 -349
Goldsboro, NC 6.4% -0.1% 3,471 -91
Greensboro, NC 6.7% -0.1% 24,368 -511
Greenville, NC 6.5% -0.1% 6,301 -141
Hickory, NC 6.9% -0.1% 11,376 -109
Jacksonville, NC 6.4% -0.2% 4,356 -106
Raleigh, NC 5.1% -0.1% 31,815 -735
Rocky Mount, NC 9.4% -0.1% 6,079 -124
Wilmington, NC 6.5% -0.1% 12,085 -295
Winston, NC 5.9% -0.1% 14,124 -350
Bismarck, ND 2.6% 0.0% 1,634 -32
Fargo, ND 2.8% 0.0% 3,432 -2
Grand Forks, ND 3.5% 0.0% 1,888 11
Akron, OH 5.2% -0.1% 19,178 -501
Canton, OH 5.4% -0.1% 10,644 -217
Cincinnati, OH 5.2% -0.1% 56,876 -1,771
Cleveland, OH 6.8% 0.0% 71,368 570
Columbus, OH 4.4% -0.2% 43,812 -1,189
Dayton, OH 5.5% -0.2% 21,774 -511
Lima, OH 5.4% -0.2% 2,598 -80
Mansfield, OH 5.9% -0.1% 3,288 -52
Sandusky, OH 5.5% -0.2% 2,211 -86
Springfield, OH 5.0% -0.1% 3,444 -60
Steubenville, OH 7.7% -0.2% 4,106 -157
Toledo, OH 5.8% -0.1% 18,341 -100
Youngstown, OH 6.2% -0.2% 16,196 -481
Lawton, OK 5.5% -0.2% 2,585 -111
Oklahoma City, OK 4.5% -0.2% 27,011 -1,271
Tulsa, OK 4.8% -0.1% 21,325 -817
Bend, OR 8.1% -0.2% 6,270 -175
Corvallis, OR 5.3% 0.0% 2,263 -15
Eugene, OR 6.8% 0.0% 11,652 -168
Medford, OR 8.5% -0.2% 8,106 -201
Portland, OR 6.1% -0.2% 72,401 -1,845
Salem, OR 7.0% 0.0% 13,172 -106
Allentown, PA 5.9% -0.2% 25,331 -861
Altoona, PA 5.2% -0.2% 3,320 -177
Erie, PA 5.9% -0.2% 8,194 -291
Harrisburg, PA 4.9% -0.1% 13,910 -371
Johnstown, PA 6.6% -0.2% 4,347 -141
Lancaster, PA 4.5% -0.1% 11,952 -221
Lebanon, PA 4.6% -0.1% 3,398 -58
Philadelphia, PA 6.1% -0.1% 180,727 -5,667
Pittsburgh, PA 5.3% -0.2% 66,281 -2,065
Reading, PA 5.5% -0.2% 11,096 -314
Scranton, PA 6.9% -0.3% 18,994 -875
State College, PA 4.1% 0.0% 3,094 -76
Williamsport, PA 5.7% -0.2% 3,592 -168
York, PA 5.2% -0.2% 11,736 -463
Providence, RI 7.8% -0.4% 54,204 -2,652
Anderson, SC 4.8% 0.1% 4,205 94
Charleston, SC 4.6% -0.1% 15,306 -219
Columbia, SC 4.9% -0.1% 18,297 -127
Florence, SC 6.2% 0.0% 5,644 -49
Greenville, SC 4.5% 0.0% 14,312 160
Myrtle Beach, SC 6.1% 0.0% 7,921 91
Spartanburg, SC 5.0% 0.0% 6,938 -17
Sumter, SC 6.1% -0.1% 2,694 -30
Rapid City, SD 3.7% 0.0% 2,529 -33
Sioux Falls, SD 3.3% 0.0% 4,461 -81
Chattanooga, TN 6.3% 0.0% 16,142 165
Clarksville, TN 7.6% 0.1% 8,692 99
Cleveland, TN 6.1% 0.1% 3,492 93
Jackson, TN 6.8% 0.2% 3,742 92
Johnson City, TN 6.3% 0.1% 5,936 120
Kingsport, TN 6.4% 0.2% 9,179 213
Knoxville, TN 5.5% 0.1% 19,953 578
Memphis, TN 7.8% 0.1% 46,091 601
Morristown, TN 7.2% 0.1% 4,348 78
Nashville, TN 5.1% 0.1% 44,039 1,446
Abilene, TX 4.0% -0.1% 3,337 -136
Amarillo, TX 3.6% -0.1% 4,790 -179
Austin, TX 4.1% -0.2% 42,415 -1,250
Beaumont, TX 7.7% -0.4% 14,022 -696
Brownsville, TX 8.4% -0.3% 13,834 -383
College Station, TX 3.9% -0.1% 4,727 -125
Corpus Christi, TX 4.9% -0.1% 10,766 -360
Dallas, TX 5.0% -0.2% 174,208 -4,506
El Paso, TX 7.1% -0.1% 22,829 -420
Houston, TX 5.0% -0.1% 157,540 -3,813
Killeen, TX 5.8% -0.2% 10,097 -340
Laredo, TX 5.5% -0.1% 5,572 -119
Longview, TX 4.5% -0.2% 5,247 -247
Lubbock, TX 3.8% -0.2% 5,753 -217
McAllen, TX 9.1% -0.2% 28,904 -817
Midland, TX 2.5% -0.1% 2,461 -100
Odessa, TX 3.1% -0.1% 2,697 -104
San Angelo, TX 3.9% -0.2% 2,238 -102
San Antonio, TX 4.7% -0.2% 49,513 -1,975
Sherman, TX 5.0% -0.1% 2,906 -93
Texarkana, TX 6.1% -0.2% 3,777 -150
Tyler, TX 5.3% -0.1% 5,456 -196
Victoria, TX 4.1% -0.1% 2,605 -66
Waco, TX 5.0% -0.1% 5,732 -123
Wichita Falls, TX 4.8% -0.2% 3,396 -83
Logan, UT 2.8% 0.0% 1,957 -53
Ogden, UT 3.7% -0.1% 10,167 -257
Provo, UT 3.5% 0.0% 8,692 -171
St George, UT 3.9% -0.1% 2,477 -65
Salt Lake City, UT 3.4% -0.2% 22,127 -801
Burlington, VT 3.0% 0.0% 3,495 2
Blacksburg, VA 5.6% 0.0% 4,744 29
Charlottesville, VA 4.4% 0.0% 4,962 35
Danville, VA 7.4% 0.0% 3,741 33
Harrisonburg, VA 5.0% 0.0% 3,430 23
Lynchburg, VA 6.0% 0.1% 7,231 74
Richmond, VA 5.5% 0.0% 38,523 168
Roanoke, VA 5.4% 0.1% 8,621 60
Virginia Beach, VA 5.7% 0.0% 48,469 99
Winchester, VA 4.9% 0.0% 3,441 -38
Bellingham, WA 5.8% -0.4% 5,982 -441
Bremerton, WA 5.6% -0.3% 6,397 -354
Kennewick, WA 7.0% -0.4% 8,971 -589
Longview, WA 7.8% -0.5% 3,230 -192
Mount Vernon, WA 6.7% -0.4% 3,700 -200
Olympia, WA 5.8% -0.3% 7,213 -412
Seattle, WA 5.2% -0.2% 99,782 -5,470
Spokane, WA 6.4% -0.4% 14,069 -944
Wenatchee, WA 5.9% -0.4% 3,556 -196
Yakima, WA 7.9% -0.4% 9,563 -544
Charleston, WV 5.8% -0.3% 7,858 -357
Huntington, WV 6.2% -0.2% 7,808 -354
Morgantown, WV 4.1% -0.2% 2,861 -108
Parkersburg, WV 5.3% -0.2% 4,008 -158
Wheeling, WV 6.3% -0.3% 4,354 -175
Appleton, WI 5.1% -0.1% 6,320 -76
Eau Claire, WI 5.1% 0.0% 4,595 -75
Fond du Lac, WI 5.4% -0.2% 3,051 -96
Green Bay, WI 5.2% -0.2% 8,988 -247
Janesville, WI 6.8% -0.1% 5,512 -140
La Crosse, WI 4.6% -0.1% 3,597 -94
Madison, WI 4.0% -0.1% 14,269 -368
Milwaukee, WI 6.2% 0.0% 49,276 -571
Oshkosh, WI 5.2% -0.1% 4,997 -76
Racine, WI 7.2% -0.1% 7,065 -110
Sheboygan, WI 4.9% 0.0% 3,026 -24
Wausau, WI 5.5% -0.1% 3,924 -75
Casper, WY 3.8% 0.1% 1,742 58
Cheyenne, WY 4.5% 0.2% 2,126 94