Department of Numbers

Unemployment Rate by Metropolitan Area

The June 2015 unemployment rate and total unemployed for 353 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 2015
Unemployment Rate
1 Month
Unemployment
Rate Change
June 2015
Unemployed
1 Month
Unemployed Change
Anniston, AL 7.0% -0.1% 3,251 -78
Auburn, AL 5.3% -0.1% 3,816 -62
Birmingham, AL 5.4% -0.3% 28,901 -2,169
Decatur, AL 6.4% -0.2% 4,467 -140
Dothan, AL 6.2% -0.3% 3,902 -177
Florence, AL 7.6% -0.3% 5,009 -237
Gadsden, AL 6.2% -0.4% 2,704 -205
Huntsville, AL 5.5% -0.2% 11,512 -520
Mobile, AL 7.1% -0.2% 13,028 -456
Montgomery, AL 6.1% -0.2% 10,407 -437
Tuscaloosa, AL 5.8% -0.4% 6,543 -467
Anchorage, AK 5.8% 0.1% 11,784 164
Fairbanks, AK 5.6% 0.2% 2,642 83
Flagstaff, AZ 6.4% 0.2% 4,691 112
Lake Havasu City, AZ 8.0% 0.4% 6,230 247
Phoenix, AZ 5.1% 0.1% 111,055 2,783
Prescott, AZ 5.4% 0.1% 5,294 120
Tucson, AZ 5.6% 0.3% 25,990 1,109
Yuma, AZ 21.8% 0.2% 20,135 -46
Fayetteville, AR 4.1% -0.1% 10,100 -445
Fort Smith, AR 5.8% -0.2% 7,079 -181
Hot Springs, AR 5.8% -0.2% 2,377 -99
Jonesboro, AR 4.9% -0.2% 3,064 -70
Little Rock, AR 4.8% -0.3% 16,668 -873
Pine Bluff, AR 7.8% -0.2% 2,715 -148
Bakersfield, CA 10.1% -0.1% 39,908 -422
Chico, CA 6.9% -0.3% 7,081 -279
El Centro, CA 21.8% -2.0% 17,357 -1,920
Fresno, CA 10.0% -0.2% 44,533 -946
Hanford, CA 10.5% -0.1% 5,960 -66
Madera, CA 9.9% -0.3% 6,229 -157
Merced, CA 11.0% -0.3% 12,800 -349
Modesto, CA 9.4% -0.2% 22,572 -710
Napa, CA 4.4% -0.2% 3,251 -206
Oxnard, CA 5.5% -0.3% 23,804 -1,036
Redding, CA 7.7% -0.3% 5,752 -236
Riverside, CA 6.4% -0.5% 124,777 -8,670
Sacramento, CA 5.7% -0.3% 60,517 -2,570
Salinas, CA 7.9% -0.3% 17,713 -521
San Diego, CA 5.0% -0.3% 77,714 -4,887
San Francisco, CA 4.1% -0.2% 101,882 -5,765
San Jose, CA 4.1% -0.2% 43,128 -2,696
San Luis Obispo, CA 4.4% -0.2% 6,255 -333
Santa Cruz, CA 7.4% -0.2% 10,497 -401
Santa Rosa, CA 4.3% -0.3% 11,127 -762
Stockton, CA 8.8% -0.3% 27,461 -948
Vallejo, CA 5.9% -0.3% 12,168 -544
Visalia, CA 11.8% -0.2% 23,352 -378
Yuba City, CA 9.8% -0.2% 7,137 -80
Boulder, CO 3.5% -0.2% 6,223 -380
Colorado Springs, CO 5.2% -0.1% 16,452 -510
Denver, CO 4.1% -0.2% 61,944 -2,664
Fort Collins, CO 3.7% -0.1% 6,603 -198
Grand Junction, CO 6.3% 0.0% 4,591 -44
Greeley, CO 4.4% -0.1% 6,609 -73
Pueblo, CO 6.3% -0.2% 4,575 -153
Bridgeport, CT 5.2% -0.3% 24,414 -1,553
Danbury, CT 4.3% -0.3% 4,669 -292
Hartford, CT 5.3% -0.4% 33,091 -2,556
New Haven, CT 5.4% -0.4% 17,736 -1,167
Norwich, CT 5.8% -0.3% 8,207 -570
Waterbury, CT 6.9% -0.3% 7,803 -387
Dover, DE 5.4% 0.0% 4,155 50
Washington, DC 4.6% 0.0% 150,648 -2,468
Cape Coral, FL 5.0% -0.4% 15,549 -1,500
Crestview, FL 4.5% -0.4% 5,356 -534
Deltona, FL 5.8% -0.4% 16,215 -1,341
Gainesville, FL 4.6% -0.4% 6,243 -538
Jacksonville, FL 5.2% -0.5% 36,956 -3,392
Lakeland, FL 6.1% -0.5% 17,045 -1,487
Miami, FL 5.5% -0.3% 162,763 -11,873
Naples, FL 5.1% -0.4% 8,173 -812
North Port, FL 5.0% -0.4% 16,642 -1,556
Ocala, FL 6.4% -0.5% 8,382 -701
Orlando, FL 5.0% -0.4% 60,577 -4,588
Palm Bay, FL 5.8% -0.5% 14,948 -1,256
Panama City, FL 5.5% -0.4% 5,063 -420
Pensacola, FL 5.2% -0.4% 11,018 -994
Port St Lucie, FL 6.0% -0.6% 11,767 -1,254
Punta Gorda, FL 5.8% -0.5% 3,823 -363
Sebastian, FL 6.7% -0.7% 4,026 -483
Tallahassee, FL 5.1% -0.4% 9,490 -817
Tampa, FL 5.2% -0.4% 73,473 -6,255
Albany, GA 7.2% -0.2% 4,639 -203
Athens, GA 5.7% -0.1% 5,380 -165
Atlanta, GA 5.8% -0.2% 162,474 -6,477
Augusta, GA 6.5% -0.3% 16,610 -1,012
Brunswick, GA 6.4% -0.2% 3,192 -162
Columbus, GA 7.1% -0.2% 8,993 -371
Dalton, GA 6.8% -0.2% 4,124 -158
Gainesville, GA 4.9% -0.3% 4,488 -214
Hinesville, GA 6.3% -0.4% 2,022 -122
Macon, GA 6.5% -0.3% 6,712 -256
Rome, GA 6.7% -0.2% 2,863 -114
Savannah, GA 5.8% -0.2% 10,032 -362
Valdosta, GA 6.1% -0.3% 3,791 -211
Warner Robins, GA 6.3% -0.3% 5,033 -246
Boise City, ID 3.7% -0.1% 12,049 -143
Coeur dAlene, ID 4.7% 0.1% 3,453 90
Idaho Falls, ID 3.6% 0.0% 2,373 9
Lewiston, ID 4.2% 0.1% 1,261 15
Pocatello, ID 4.0% 0.0% 1,707 0
Champaign, IL 4.6% -0.3% 5,407 -338
Chicago, IL 5.7% -0.3% 276,640 -16,029
Danville, IL 6.4% -0.3% 2,271 -98
Davenport, IL 5.2% -0.2% 10,014 -466
Decatur, IL 6.5% -0.1% 3,196 -59
Kankakee, IL 6.2% -0.1% 3,393 -89
Peoria, IL 5.8% -0.1% 10,609 -184
Rockford, IL 6.3% -0.2% 10,507 -401
Springfield, IL 4.6% -0.4% 5,066 -361
Bloomington, IN 5.0% -0.1% 3,832 -65
Columbus, IN 3.4% -0.2% 1,479 -99
Elkhart, IN 4.0% 0.0% 4,159 -23
Evansville, IN 4.1% -0.2% 6,528 -321
Fort Wayne, IN 4.4% -0.2% 9,170 -209
Indianapolis, IN 4.4% -0.2% 44,462 -1,709
Kokomo, IN 5.0% -0.2% 1,875 -54
Michigan City, IN 6.1% -0.3% 2,950 -139
Muncie, IN 5.6% -0.5% 3,032 -218
South Bend, IN 5.1% -0.2% 7,722 -373
Terre Haute, IN 5.9% -0.4% 4,532 -291
Ames, IA 2.5% 0.0% 1,439 14
Cedar Rapids, IA 3.8% -0.1% 5,425 -148
Des Moines, IA 3.5% -0.1% 11,968 -388
Dubuque, IA 3.6% 0.0% 2,010 -5
Iowa City, IA 2.6% -0.1% 2,521 -103
Sioux City, IA 3.6% 0.0% 3,453 74
Waterloo, IA 4.3% -0.2% 3,948 -236
Lawrence, KS 3.8% -0.1% 2,468 -74
Topeka, KS 4.6% -0.2% 5,598 -223
Wichita, KS 5.0% -0.1% 15,212 -441
Bowling Green, KY 4.8% 0.0% 3,720 -15
Elizabethtown, KY 5.2% -0.2% 3,322 -132
Lexington, KY 3.8% -0.3% 9,928 -656
Louisville, KY 4.5% -0.3% 28,084 -1,966
Owensboro, KY 5.1% 0.3% 2,677 117
Alexandria, LA 6.5% -0.7% 4,402 -529
Baton Rouge, LA 5.4% -0.5% 23,209 -2,195
Houma, LA 5.4% -0.4% 5,662 -546
Lafayette, LA 6.1% -0.5% 14,466 -1,255
Lake Charles, LA 5.2% -0.5% 5,397 -607
Monroe, LA 6.7% -0.5% 5,521 -465
New Orleans, LA 6.1% -0.5% 37,158 -2,857
Shreveport, LA 7.1% -0.3% 14,102 -715
Bangor, ME 4.6% 0.1% 3,279 90
Lewiston, ME 4.4% 0.0% 2,478 4
Portland, ME 3.8% 0.0% 7,724 130
Baltimore, MD 5.6% 0.0% 82,910 140
Cumberland, MD 7.0% 0.0% 3,116 14
Hagerstown, MD 5.5% -0.1% 7,086 -76
Barnstable Town, MA 5.7% 0.2% 6,979 112
Boston, MA 4.2% 0.0% 110,880 -474
Leominster, MA 5.7% 0.2% 4,359 92
New Bedford, MA 7.1% 0.3% 5,979 232
Pittsfield, MA 5.1% 0.1% 2,259 42
Springfield, MA 5.6% 0.2% 20,531 422
Worcester, MA 4.9% 0.0% 17,325 -60
Ann Arbor, MI 3.6% -0.3% 6,717 -575
Battle Creek, MI 4.9% -0.4% 3,185 -233
Bay City, MI 5.5% -0.4% 2,930 -224
Detroit, MI 6.1% -0.2% 121,942 -3,302
Flint, MI 5.9% -0.1% 10,864 -258
Grand Rapids, MI 3.7% -0.3% 20,768 -1,580
Jackson, MI 5.2% -0.4% 3,764 -299
Kalamazoo, MI 4.6% -0.4% 7,555 -715
Lansing, MI 4.4% -0.2% 10,618 -640
Monroe, MI 4.6% -0.2% 3,517 -126
Muskegon, MI 5.7% -0.3% 4,343 -327
Niles, MI 5.0% -0.5% 3,683 -393
Saginaw, MI 5.5% -0.4% 4,838 -419
Duluth, MN 5.1% 0.2% 7,375 243
Minneapolis, MN 3.6% -0.1% 69,581 -2,641
Rochester, MN 3.4% -0.1% 4,010 -96
St Cloud, MN 4.0% 0.0% 4,373 -19
Gulfport, MS 6.5% -0.4% 10,581 -629
Hattiesburg, MS 5.7% -0.3% 3,720 -183
Jackson, MS 5.1% -0.4% 13,692 -1,059
Columbia, MO 4.0% -0.1% 3,949 -163
Jefferson City, MO 4.9% -0.3% 3,690 -251
Joplin, MO 4.8% -0.5% 4,246 -393
Kansas City, MO 5.2% -0.2% 57,741 -2,475
St Joseph, MO 5.2% -0.2% 3,375 -170
St Louis, MO 5.4% -0.4% 79,346 -5,339
Springfield, MO 4.9% -0.3% 11,257 -732
Billings, MT 3.1% 0.0% 2,705 8
Great Falls, MT 3.8% 0.1% 1,465 59
Missoula, MT 3.7% 0.1% 2,243 53
Lincoln, NE 2.3% 0.0% 4,137 60
Omaha, NE 3.0% 0.0% 14,241 85
Carson City, NV 7.4% 0.1% 1,863 26
Las Vegas, NV 6.8% -0.1% 71,599 -360
Reno, NV 6.3% 0.0% 14,540 -60
Manchester, NH 3.5% -0.2% 4,051 -238
Portsmouth, NH 3.3% -0.1% 2,417 -61
Atlantic City, NJ 9.4% -1.1% 12,414 -1,615
Ocean City, NJ 11.3% -0.7% 5,636 -414
Trenton, NJ 5.1% -0.5% 9,939 -1,149
Vineland, NJ 9.0% -0.9% 5,968 -722
Albuquerque, NM 6.0% 0.1% 25,132 542
Farmington, NM 6.7% 0.2% 3,785 58
Las Cruces, NM 7.3% 0.3% 6,867 341
Santa Fe, NM 5.2% 0.1% 3,733 74
Albany, NY 4.6% 0.0% 20,488 -243
Binghamton, NY 6.0% -0.1% 6,642 -202
Buffalo, NY 5.5% -0.1% 30,675 -471
Elmira, NY 6.0% -0.1% 2,311 -46
Glens Falls, NY 5.4% 0.0% 3,291 0
Ithaca, NY 4.2% -0.1% 2,281 -49
Kingston, NY 4.9% -0.2% 4,352 -179
New York, NY 5.4% -0.4% 541,663 -46,459
Rochester, NY 5.2% -0.2% 27,576 -888
Syracuse, NY 5.5% -0.1% 17,156 -412
Utica, NY 5.6% -0.1% 7,370 -246
Asheville, NC 4.7% 0.1% 10,231 140
Burlington, NC 5.3% 0.0% 4,164 14
Charlotte, NC 5.5% -0.1% 67,767 -740
Durham, NC 5.0% 0.1% 13,903 20
Fayetteville, NC 7.4% -0.1% 10,739 -175
Goldsboro, NC 6.3% 0.1% 3,376 24
Greensboro, NC 5.8% -0.1% 21,383 -269
Greenville, NC 6.1% -0.1% 5,324 -49
Hickory, NC 6.0% 0.0% 9,983 -19
Jacksonville, NC 5.8% 0.1% 3,739 41
Raleigh, NC 4.7% -0.1% 30,755 -85
Rocky Mount, NC 8.5% 0.1% 5,651 26
Wilmington, NC 5.5% 0.0% 7,538 -23
Winston, NC 5.5% 0.0% 17,548 92
Bismarck, ND 2.8% -0.2% 1,851 -134
Fargo, ND 2.6% -0.1% 3,329 -183
Grand Forks, ND 3.2% -0.2% 1,768 -114
Akron, OH 4.9% -0.1% 17,359 -767
Canton, OH 5.0% -0.4% 10,186 -651
Cincinnati, OH 4.3% -0.2% 46,772 -2,228
Cleveland, OH 6.0% 0.0% 63,458 286
Columbus, OH 4.0% -0.2% 41,274 -1,876
Dayton, OH 4.7% -0.3% 18,038 -880
Lima, OH 4.7% -0.2% 2,302 -107
Mansfield, OH 5.4% -0.2% 2,911 -134
Springfield, OH 4.7% -0.3% 3,091 -174
Toledo, OH 5.0% -0.3% 15,115 -952
Youngstown, OH 5.9% -0.2% 14,846 -570
Lawton, OK 4.5% 0.1% 2,310 -10
Oklahoma City, OK 3.9% 0.1% 25,893 166
Tulsa, OK 4.5% 0.2% 21,168 443
Bend, OR 6.2% 0.3% 4,970 245
Corvallis, OR 4.6% 0.4% 2,018 179
Eugene, OR 6.0% 0.3% 10,100 420
Medford, OR 7.0% 0.2% 6,722 194
Portland, OR 5.4% 0.2% 65,055 2,626
Salem, OR 6.1% 0.2% 11,301 317
Allentown, PA 5.4% -0.2% 22,952 -894
Altoona, PA 5.4% 0.1% 3,282 110
Erie, PA 5.5% -0.1% 7,335 -223
Harrisburg, PA 4.4% 0.0% 12,794 -149
Johnstown, PA 6.8% 0.0% 4,219 -93
Lancaster, PA 4.2% 0.0% 11,454 5
Lebanon, PA 4.6% 0.0% 3,199 5
Philadelphia, PA 5.5% -0.2% 165,654 -7,717
Pittsburgh, PA 5.1% -0.2% 62,328 -2,468
Reading, PA 5.0% 0.0% 10,536 -134
Scranton, PA 6.1% -0.2% 17,251 -633
State College, PA 3.8% -0.1% 2,999 -90
Williamsport, PA 6.0% -0.2% 3,661 -133
York, PA 4.8% 0.0% 11,091 -74
Providence, RI 5.8% -0.1% 40,209 -98
Charleston, SC 5.5% -0.4% 19,510 -1,679
Columbia, SC 5.9% -0.3% 23,052 -1,319
Florence, SC 7.5% -0.3% 7,044 -286
Greenville, SC 5.7% -0.4% 23,783 -1,344
Myrtle Beach, SC 7.5% -0.1% 13,821 -248
Spartanburg, SC 6.4% -0.4% 9,544 -665
Sumter, SC 7.4% -0.4% 3,276 -180
Rapid City, SD 3.8% -0.2% 2,733 -198
Sioux Falls, SD 3.0% -0.2% 4,344 -281
Chattanooga, TN 5.8% 0.0% 14,882 18
Clarksville, TN 6.0% 0.0% 6,632 -48
Cleveland, TN 5.8% 0.0% 3,260 46
Jackson, TN 6.3% 0.0% 3,890 -22
Johnson City, TN 6.2% 0.1% 5,600 34
Kingsport, TN 5.8% 0.0% 8,213 33
Knoxville, TN 5.4% 0.0% 22,337 -82
Memphis, TN 6.7% -0.1% 41,211 -603
Morristown, TN 6.6% 0.1% 3,299 -6
Nashville, TN 4.6% -0.1% 43,829 -283
Abilene, TX 3.5% -0.3% 2,651 -275
Amarillo, TX 2.8% -0.3% 3,673 -374
Austin, TX 3.0% -0.3% 32,112 -2,701
Beaumont, TX 6.0% -0.3% 10,804 -525
Brownsville, TX 6.6% -0.4% 10,887 -709
College Station, TX 3.3% -0.2% 3,855 -335
Corpus Christi, TX 4.6% -0.2% 9,712 -590
Dallas, TX 3.7% -0.2% 131,604 -9,424
El Paso, TX 4.9% -0.3% 16,747 -1,167
Houston, TX 4.1% -0.2% 133,280 -7,427
Killeen, TX 4.3% -0.3% 7,200 -609
Laredo, TX 4.5% -0.1% 5,010 -134
Longview, TX 4.5% -0.2% 4,770 -155
Lubbock, TX 3.1% -0.3% 4,809 -372
McAllen, TX 7.3% -0.4% 24,300 -1,449
Midland, TX 3.0% -0.2% 2,922 -135
Odessa, TX 3.9% -0.2% 3,356 -183
San Angelo, TX 3.8% -0.3% 2,121 -173
San Antonio, TX 3.5% -0.2% 37,845 -3,247
Sherman, TX 3.7% -0.2% 2,190 -154
Texarkana, TX 5.0% -0.2% 3,163 -179
Tyler, TX 4.2% -0.3% 4,315 -321
Victoria, TX 3.8% -0.1% 1,885 -93
Waco, TX 3.8% -0.3% 4,424 -437
Wichita Falls, TX 4.0% -0.2% 2,597 -146
Logan, UT 2.9% -0.1% 1,943 -40
Ogden, UT 3.6% 0.0% 10,915 -74
Provo, UT 3.1% -0.1% 8,472 -246
St George, UT 3.9% -0.1% 2,426 -83
Salt Lake City, UT 3.3% 0.0% 20,346 -263
Burlington, VT 2.8% -0.2% 3,547 -205
Blacksburg, VA 5.2% 0.0% 4,849 -21
Charlottesville, VA 4.2% -0.2% 4,910 -168
Harrisonburg, VA 5.0% -0.1% 3,277 -56
Lynchburg, VA 5.5% 0.0% 6,836 -10
Richmond, VA 5.2% -0.1% 33,651 -781
Roanoke, VA 4.9% 0.0% 7,850 -87
Virginia Beach, VA 5.4% -0.1% 45,144 -1,187
Winchester, VA 4.5% -0.2% 3,158 -100
Bellingham, WA 6.0% 0.3% 6,228 245
Bremerton, WA 5.7% 0.1% 6,569 98
Kennewick, WA 7.0% 0.1% 9,099 152
Longview, WA 7.7% 0.2% 3,424 43
Mount Vernon, WA 6.9% 0.3% 3,909 158
Olympia, WA 5.9% 0.1% 7,410 131
Seattle, WA 4.3% -0.1% 83,900 -3,576
Spokane, WA 6.9% 0.2% 17,328 455
Wenatchee, WA 5.7% 0.1% 3,540 91
Yakima, WA 8.1% 0.2% 9,834 203
Charleston, WV 6.6% -0.1% 6,575 -94
Huntington, WV 6.2% -0.2% 9,220 -251
Morgantown, WV 5.6% 0.3% 3,592 185
Parkersburg, WV 6.6% 0.0% 2,678 34
Wheeling, WV 6.8% 0.1% 4,634 120
Appleton, WI 3.9% -0.2% 4,970 -325
Eau Claire, WI 4.2% -0.1% 3,830 -80
Fond du Lac, WI 4.1% -0.2% 2,393 -115
Green Bay, WI 4.2% -0.2% 7,177 -327
Janesville, WI 5.4% 0.0% 4,485 -45
La Crosse, WI 4.0% 0.0% 3,008 -58
Madison, WI 3.3% -0.3% 12,503 -834
Milwaukee, WI 5.0% -0.2% 40,840 -1,726
Oshkosh, WI 4.3% -0.2% 3,908 -207
Racine, WI 5.8% -0.1% 5,632 -142
Sheboygan, WI 3.8% -0.2% 2,340 -120
Wausau, WI 4.0% -0.2% 2,946 -138
Casper, WY 4.6% -0.1% 2,022 -22
Cheyenne, WY 3.7% 0.1% 1,812 36