Department of Numbers

Unemployment Rate by Metropolitan Area

The June 2016 unemployment rate and total unemployed for 387 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 2016
Unemployment Rate
1 Month
Unemployment
Rate Change
June 2016
Unemployed
1 Month
Unemployed Change
Anniston, AL 6.7% 0.0% 3,128 50
Auburn, AL 5.4% 0.1% 3,973 81
Birmingham, AL 5.5% -0.1% 29,839 -446
Daphne, AL 5.4% -0.1% 4,818 -111
Decatur, AL 6.0% -0.1% 4,200 -72
Dothan, AL 6.0% -0.1% 3,731 -64
Florence, AL 6.7% -0.2% 4,496 -148
Gadsden, AL 6.1% -0.1% 2,682 -66
Huntsville, AL 5.2% 0.0% 10,993 -121
Mobile, AL 6.8% 0.0% 12,587 -18
Montgomery, AL 5.8% -0.1% 9,904 -140
Tuscaloosa, AL 6.0% -0.1% 6,831 -124
Anchorage, AK 6.0% 0.0% 12,084 15
Fairbanks, AK 5.6% -0.1% 2,540 -81
Flagstaff, AZ 6.5% 0.3% 4,780 178
Lake Havasu City, AZ 7.4% 0.3% 5,858 150
Phoenix, AZ 5.1% 0.1% 112,242 -257
Prescott, AZ 5.2% 0.0% 5,215 -28
Sierra Vista, AZ 6.7% 0.0% 3,381 -2
Tucson, AZ 5.3% -0.1% 25,409 -217
Yuma, AZ 20.0% 1.3% 18,898 1,194
Fayetteville, AR 2.8% 0.1% 7,400 266
Fort Smith, AR 4.8% 0.2% 5,783 183
Hot Springs, AR 4.3% 0.1% 1,752 49
Jonesboro, AR 3.3% 0.1% 2,088 79
Little Rock, AR 3.4% 0.1% 11,955 262
Pine Bluff, AR 5.4% 0.1% 1,983 31
Bakersfield, CA 10.6% 0.5% 41,681 1,825
Chico, CA 6.8% 0.4% 6,956 485
El Centro, CA 23.2% 0.8% 18,652 907
Fresno, CA 9.5% 0.4% 42,903 2,278
Hanford, CA 9.9% 0.5% 5,737 298
Los Angeles, CA 4.8% 0.3% 317,220 17,875
Madera, CA 9.4% 0.5% 5,828 358
Merced, CA 10.7% 0.5% 12,384 656
Modesto, CA 8.8% 0.6% 21,633 1,446
Napa, CA 4.3% 0.3% 3,266 235
Oxnard, CA 5.4% 0.3% 23,053 1,131
Redding, CA 7.3% 0.5% 5,432 421
Riverside, CA 6.2% 0.4% 123,117 8,920
Sacramento, CA 5.4% 0.3% 58,026 3,568
Salinas, CA 7.6% 0.3% 17,011 897
San Diego, CA 4.9% 0.3% 76,599 4,046
San Francisco, CA 3.9% 0.2% 98,513 4,638
San Jose, CA 3.9% 0.2% 41,944 2,118
San Luis Obispo, CA 4.2% 0.2% 6,127 336
Santa Cruz, CA 7.2% 0.4% 10,401 572
Santa Maria, CA 5.1% 0.3% 11,218 595
Santa Rosa, CA 4.1% 0.3% 10,648 634
Stockton, CA 8.3% 0.5% 26,778 1,898
Vallejo, CA 5.6% 0.3% 11,651 692
Visalia, CA 11.2% 0.6% 22,790 1,259
Yuba City, CA 9.2% 0.5% 6,725 391
Boulder, CO 3.1% 0.1% 5,575 138
Colorado Springs, CO 4.4% 0.1% 14,296 287
Denver, CO 3.6% 0.1% 55,323 1,504
Fort Collins, CO 3.2% 0.1% 5,896 120
Grand Junction, CO 6.2% 0.1% 4,552 117
Greeley, CO 4.0% 0.1% 6,042 157
Pueblo, CO 5.5% 0.2% 4,031 114
Bridgeport, CT 5.5% 0.2% 26,013 1,139
Danbury, CT 4.9% 0.4% 5,294 425
Hartford, CT 5.9% 0.3% 36,313 1,971
New Haven, CT 5.8% 0.3% 18,738 918
Norwich, CT 5.8% 0.2% 8,287 390
Waterbury, CT 6.9% 0.2% 7,649 229
Dover, DE 4.9% 0.3% 3,849 228
Salisbury, MD 5.4% 0.0% 10,237 189
Washington, DC 3.6% 0.0% 119,779 970
Cape Coral, FL 4.3% 0.1% 14,006 234
Crestview, FL 4.0% 0.0% 4,729 -4
Deltona, FL 4.9% 0.0% 14,049 107
Gainesville, FL 4.2% 0.2% 5,774 291
Homosassa Springs, FL 6.5% -0.1% 3,049 -28
Jacksonville, FL 4.4% 0.0% 32,090 69
Lakeland, FL 5.4% 0.1% 15,148 264
Miami, FL 4.7% -0.1% 142,895 -2,934
Naples, FL 4.5% -0.1% 7,375 -166
North Port, FL 4.3% 0.0% 14,939 56
Ocala, FL 5.5% 0.0% 7,288 53
Orlando, FL 4.3% 0.1% 53,532 1,097
Palm Bay, FL 5.0% 0.0% 12,837 -13
Panama City, FL 4.8% 0.1% 4,432 59
Pensacola, FL 4.7% 0.1% 9,946 203
Port St Lucie, FL 5.2% -0.1% 10,464 -166
Punta Gorda, FL 5.1% 0.0% 3,448 17
Sebastian, FL 5.7% -0.4% 3,492 -220
Sebring, FL 6.5% 0.0% 2,274 -45
Tallahassee, FL 4.6% 0.2% 8,497 259
Tampa, FL 4.4% 0.1% 64,020 519
The Villages, FL 6.4% -0.3% 1,851 -83
Albany, GA 6.0% 0.0% 3,982 10
Athens, GA 4.8% 0.2% 4,672 227
Atlanta, GA 4.9% 0.1% 141,317 2,601
Augusta, GA 5.5% -0.2% 14,341 -273
Brunswick, GA 5.2% -0.1% 2,670 -15
Columbus, GA 6.1% -0.1% 7,660 -83
Dalton, GA 6.0% 0.3% 3,661 193
Gainesville, GA 4.2% 0.1% 3,991 99
Hinesville, GA 5.5% 0.2% 1,753 50
Macon, GA 5.3% -0.1% 5,592 -4
Rome, GA 5.7% 0.1% 2,461 51
Savannah, GA 4.9% 0.2% 8,867 368
Valdosta, GA 5.1% 0.1% 3,242 86
Warner Robins, GA 5.3% 0.0% 4,282 -4
Kahului, HI 3.5% 0.1% 2,962 21
Urban Honolulu, HI 3.1% 0.0% 14,589 121
Boise City, ID 3.7% 0.1% 12,228 345
Coeur dAlene, ID 4.7% 0.0% 3,467 48
Idaho Falls, ID 3.3% 0.1% 2,184 72
Lewiston, ID 3.9% 0.1% 1,227 40
Pocatello, ID 3.5% 0.2% 1,472 59
Bloomington, IL 5.2% -0.5% 5,044 -503
Carbondale, IL 6.0% -0.7% 3,552 -462
Champaign, IL 5.1% -0.6% 6,103 -780
Chicago, IL 5.6% -0.2% 277,678 -9,259
Danville, IL 7.2% -0.8% 2,549 -300
Davenport, IA 5.8% -0.2% 10,935 -500
Decatur, IL 6.9% -0.5% 3,425 -311
Kankakee, IL 6.4% -0.7% 3,509 -412
Peoria, IL 6.6% -0.7% 12,142 -1,343
Rockford, IL 6.7% -0.6% 11,363 -1,126
Springfield, IL 4.8% -0.6% 5,312 -759
Bloomington, IN 4.8% -0.2% 3,720 -189
Columbus, IN 3.4% 0.0% 1,532 -24
Elkhart, IN 3.9% 0.1% 4,087 73
Evansville, IN 4.3% -0.1% 6,820 -149
Fort Wayne, IN 4.3% -0.2% 9,359 -421
Indianapolis, IN 4.1% -0.2% 42,413 -1,896
Kokomo, IN 4.8% -0.1% 1,836 -19
Lafayette, IN 4.0% -0.1% 4,498 -52
Michigan City, IN 6.2% -0.1% 3,018 -51
Muncie, IN 5.3% -0.2% 2,950 -103
South Bend, IN 4.5% -0.1% 7,161 -194
Terre Haute, IN 5.5% -0.3% 4,393 -183
Ames, IA 2.4% 0.1% 1,395 77
Cedar Rapids, IA 4.0% 0.1% 5,813 148
Des Moines, IA 3.6% 0.1% 12,548 702
Dubuque, IA 3.8% 0.1% 2,139 96
Iowa City, IA 2.8% 0.1% 2,742 154
Sioux City, IA 3.5% 0.2% 3,317 283
Waterloo, IA 4.9% 0.3% 4,404 246
Lawrence, KS 3.5% 0.3% 2,274 211
Manhattan, KS 3.1% 0.3% 1,581 135
Topeka, KS 4.2% 0.3% 5,009 298
Wichita, KS 4.5% 0.5% 14,018 1,308
Bowling Green, KY 4.4% 0.2% 3,382 144
Elizabethtown, KY 4.6% 0.0% 3,039 30
Lexington, KY 3.7% 0.0% 9,562 60
Louisville, KY 4.3% 0.0% 27,660 257
Owensboro, KY 4.6% 0.1% 2,453 7
Alexandria, LA 6.2% -0.2% 4,182 -154
Baton Rouge, LA 5.2% -0.1% 22,256 -382
Hammond, LA 6.9% -0.1% 3,718 -96
Houma, LA 6.5% -0.1% 6,307 -165
Lafayette, LA 7.0% -0.2% 15,682 -508
Lake Charles, LA 4.9% 0.0% 5,100 -48
Monroe, LA 6.1% -0.2% 4,988 -162
New Orleans, LA 5.7% 0.1% 34,097 214
Shreveport, LA 6.6% 0.0% 12,773 -106
Bangor, ME 3.9% 0.2% 2,720 181
Lewiston, ME 3.5% 0.1% 1,947 88
Portland, ME 3.0% 0.2% 5,952 495
Baltimore, MD 4.4% -0.1% 64,498 -1,424
California, MD 4.3% 0.2% 2,329 109
Cumberland, MD 6.1% -0.1% 2,675 -46
Hagerstown, MD 4.4% 0.0% 5,619 -14
Barnstable Town, MA 4.8% -0.1% 5,940 -68
Boston, MA 3.6% -0.1% 94,839 -2,093
Leominster, MA 4.9% 0.1% 3,695 3
New Bedford, MA 6.0% 0.1% 5,013 79
Pittsfield, MA 4.7% 0.0% 2,046 0
Springfield, MA 5.1% 0.0% 18,532 160
Worcester, MA 4.3% -0.1% 15,059 -147
Ann Arbor, MI 2.8% -0.1% 5,360 -331
Battle Creek, MI 3.9% -0.2% 2,521 -156
Bay City, MI 4.5% 0.0% 2,372 -8
Detroit, MI 5.1% -0.1% 105,481 -2,707
Flint, MI 4.8% -0.2% 8,772 -414
Grand Rapids, MI 2.9% -0.2% 16,362 -1,203
Jackson, MI 4.2% -0.2% 2,981 -216
Kalamazoo, MI 3.6% -0.1% 6,041 -293
Lansing, MI 3.6% -0.6% 8,735 -1,654
Midland, MI 3.8% -0.1% 1,575 -54
Monroe, MI 3.7% 0.1% 2,856 -3
Muskegon, MI 4.4% -0.2% 3,434 -194
Niles, MI 4.1% -0.1% 3,045 -135
Saginaw, MI 4.3% -0.2% 3,881 -204
Duluth, MN 5.6% 0.0% 8,007 34
Mankato, MN 3.2% 0.2% 1,881 90
Minneapolis, MN 3.5% 0.1% 68,609 1,795
Rochester, MN 3.2% 0.2% 3,787 190
St Cloud, MN 3.8% 0.1% 4,285 104
Gulfport, MS 6.3% 0.1% 10,269 144
Hattiesburg, MS 5.6% 0.3% 3,749 120
Jackson, MS 5.1% 0.1% 13,786 208
Cape Girardeau, MO 4.6% 0.3% 2,283 168
Columbia, MO 3.1% 0.3% 3,187 278
Jefferson City, MO 3.9% 0.3% 2,977 171
Joplin, MO 4.1% 0.3% 3,584 239
Kansas City, MO 4.2% 0.1% 47,539 1,424
St Joseph, MO 4.1% 0.3% 2,699 184
St Louis, MO 4.6% 0.1% 68,738 466
Springfield, MO 3.9% 0.3% 9,190 692
Billings, MT 3.6% 0.2% 3,162 128
Great Falls, MT 4.0% 0.1% 1,557 80
Missoula, MT 3.7% 0.1% 2,286 106
Grand Island, NE 3.3% -0.1% 1,474 -43
Lincoln, NE 2.7% 0.1% 4,894 203
Omaha, NE 3.2% 0.1% 15,420 459
Carson City, NV 7.1% 0.3% 1,775 72
Las Vegas, NV 6.8% 0.3% 71,700 2,647
Reno, NV 5.8% 0.2% 13,666 690
Dover, NH 2.5% 0.0% 2,086 -6
Manchester, NH 2.7% 0.0% 3,180 -7
Portsmouth, NH 2.5% 0.0% 1,893 37
Atlantic City, NJ 7.4% -0.2% 9,222 -193
Ocean City, NJ 9.2% 0.0% 4,591 8
Trenton, NJ 4.4% -0.1% 8,745 -228
Vineland, NJ 7.7% 0.0% 5,113 -65
Albuquerque, NM 5.7% 0.0% 23,857 116
Farmington, NM 8.2% -0.2% 4,599 -109
Las Cruces, NM 6.9% 0.1% 6,468 142
Santa Fe, NM 4.9% 0.0% 3,575 38
Albany, NY 3.9% -0.1% 17,374 -707
Binghamton, NY 5.1% -0.1% 5,476 -261
Buffalo, NY 4.7% -0.1% 25,641 -1,130
Elmira, NY 5.2% -0.3% 1,934 -123
Glens Falls, NY 4.7% -0.2% 2,840 -123
Ithaca, NY 3.6% -0.1% 2,012 -72
Kingston, NY 4.1% -0.2% 3,639 -194
New York, NY 4.6% 0.0% 463,633 -2,814
Rochester, NY 4.4% -0.2% 22,842 -1,147
Syracuse, NY 4.5% -0.2% 13,979 -624
Utica, NY 4.6% -0.2% 6,035 -312
Watertown, NY 5.7% -0.1% 2,674 -85
Asheville, NC 3.9% 0.0% 8,619 -12
Burlington, NC 4.6% 0.0% 3,559 -52
Charlotte, NC 4.6% -0.1% 58,805 -944
Durham, NC 4.3% 0.0% 12,274 -172
Fayetteville, NC 6.1% -0.1% 8,961 -181
Goldsboro, NC 5.3% 0.0% 2,895 -33
Greensboro, NC 4.9% -0.1% 18,101 -382
Greenville, NC 5.3% -0.1% 4,602 -78
Hickory, NC 4.7% -0.2% 7,932 -201
Jacksonville, NC 5.4% -0.2% 3,510 -59
New Bern, NC 5.0% 0.0% 2,600 -11
Raleigh, NC 4.1% -0.1% 27,721 -260
Rocky Mount, NC 6.9% -0.2% 4,550 -115
Wilmington, NC 4.6% -0.1% 6,506 -56
Winston, NC 4.6% -0.1% 14,717 -227
Bismarck, ND 2.8% 0.0% 1,934 -23
Fargo, ND 2.5% 0.0% 3,363 -4
Grand Forks, ND 3.0% 0.0% 1,670 14
Akron, OH 4.8% -0.2% 17,607 -861
Canton, OH 5.3% -0.3% 10,698 -751
Cincinnati, OH 4.2% -0.1% 45,395 -1,802
Cleveland, OH 5.2% -0.1% 54,126 -777
Columbus, OH 3.9% -0.2% 41,480 -1,735
Dayton, OH 4.5% -0.2% 17,554 -705
Lima, OH 4.6% -0.2% 2,314 -62
Mansfield, OH 5.4% -0.1% 2,857 -63
Springfield, OH 4.9% -0.2% 3,183 -155
Toledo, OH 4.6% -0.3% 14,242 -843
Weirton, WV 7.5% -0.5% 3,997 -282
Youngstown, OH 6.2% -0.2% 15,628 -684
Lawton, OK 4.7% 0.1% 2,479 23
Oklahoma City, OK 4.2% 0.1% 28,250 675
Tulsa, OK 5.1% 0.2% 24,055 845
Albany, OR 6.2% 0.7% 3,473 373
Bend, OR 5.2% 0.6% 4,606 552
Corvallis, OR 4.4% 0.8% 2,050 363
Eugene, OR 5.5% 0.7% 9,726 1,328
Grants Pass, OR 6.9% 0.5% 2,368 193
Medford, OR 6.1% 0.5% 6,209 541
Portland, OR 4.9% 0.5% 63,089 6,699
Salem, OR 5.5% 0.6% 10,837 1,289
Allentown, PA 5.2% -0.2% 22,438 -868
Altoona, PA 5.2% -0.1% 3,259 -64
Bloomsburg, PA 5.1% -0.3% 2,247 -97
Chambersburg, PA 5.0% -0.1% 4,005 -86
East Stroudsburg, PA 6.2% -0.2% 5,114 -145
Erie, PA 6.5% -0.2% 8,745 -387
Gettysburg, PA 3.8% -0.1% 2,126 -87
Harrisburg, PA 4.5% -0.1% 13,305 -540
Johnstown, PA 6.8% -0.3% 4,221 -178
Lancaster, PA 4.2% 0.0% 11,571 -142
Lebanon, PA 4.4% -0.1% 3,110 -99
Philadelphia, PA 5.0% -0.2% 157,218 -5,195
Pittsburgh, PA 5.5% -0.2% 67,398 -2,885
Reading, PA 4.9% -0.2% 10,546 -486
Scranton, PA 6.1% -0.2% 17,148 -711
State College, PA 4.0% -0.2% 3,211 -102
Williamsport, PA 6.6% -0.5% 4,000 -297
York, PA 4.5% -0.1% 10,691 -242
Providence, RI 5.2% -0.1% 35,697 49
Charleston, SC 4.4% -0.1% 16,326 -385
Columbia, SC 4.8% -0.1% 19,595 -21
Florence, SC 5.8% -0.2% 5,547 -227
Greenville, SC 4.7% 0.1% 19,862 205
Hilton Head Island, SC 4.8% 0.0% 4,133 51
Myrtle Beach, SC 6.0% 0.0% 11,296 47
Spartanburg, SC 5.0% -0.1% 7,687 -64
Sumter, SC 6.2% 0.0% 2,765 -51
Rapid City, SD 3.0% 0.2% 2,143 138
Sioux Falls, SD 2.3% 0.1% 3,413 243
Chattanooga, TN 4.6% 0.3% 11,932 869
Clarksville, TN 5.1% 0.4% 5,680 452
Cleveland, TN 4.3% 0.4% 2,500 225
Jackson, TN 4.7% 0.5% 2,957 326
Johnson City, TN 4.9% 0.5% 4,384 397
Kingsport, TN 4.8% 0.4% 6,603 561
Knoxville, TN 4.1% 0.4% 17,081 1,565
Memphis, TN 5.2% 0.4% 32,215 2,106
Morristown, TN 5.0% 0.6% 2,536 291
Nashville, TN 3.5% 0.3% 33,587 3,163
Abilene, TX 3.7% -0.1% 2,754 -95
Amarillo, TX 2.9% -0.1% 3,771 -166
Austin, TX 3.0% -0.1% 33,529 -337
Beaumont, TX 6.5% 0.1% 11,387 134
Brownsville, TX 7.0% 0.0% 11,772 104
College Station, TX 3.4% -0.1% 4,228 -82
Corpus Christi, TX 5.5% -0.1% 11,748 -120
Dallas, TX 3.6% -0.1% 133,994 -2,504
El Paso, TX 4.7% -0.1% 16,564 -284
Houston, TX 5.1% 0.1% 165,838 1,199
Killeen, TX 4.3% -0.1% 7,451 -66
Laredo, TX 4.7% 0.0% 5,410 -14
Longview, TX 5.9% 0.2% 6,021 247
Lubbock, TX 3.2% -0.1% 5,075 -97
McAllen, TX 7.5% 0.0% 25,524 180
Midland, TX 4.1% -0.3% 3,720 -245
Odessa, TX 6.1% -0.2% 4,770 -239
San Angelo, TX 4.2% -0.1% 2,349 -106
San Antonio, TX 3.6% 0.0% 39,991 -712
Sherman, TX 3.5% -0.2% 2,177 -117
Texarkana, TX 4.2% 0.0% 2,745 8
Tyler, TX 4.4% 0.0% 4,625 19
Victoria, TX 5.0% 0.0% 2,513 10
Waco, TX 3.8% -0.1% 4,597 -132
Wichita Falls, TX 4.2% -0.1% 2,724 -56
Logan, UT 3.4% -0.1% 2,336 -41
Ogden, UT 3.9% 0.0% 12,337 65
Provo, UT 3.5% 0.0% 9,958 97
St George, UT 4.2% 0.0% 2,774 -32
Salt Lake City, UT 3.7% 0.0% 23,110 -103
Burlington, VT 2.7% 0.3% 3,432 442
Blacksburg, VA 4.3% 0.3% 3,816 204
Charlottesville, VA 3.1% 0.0% 3,653 98
Harrisonburg, VA 3.8% 0.2% 2,336 66
Lynchburg, VA 4.2% 0.2% 5,117 250
Richmond, VA 3.8% 0.1% 25,284 710
Roanoke, VA 3.6% 0.1% 5,655 103
Staunton, VA 3.5% 0.0% 2,019 32
Virginia Beach, VA 4.3% 0.0% 35,627 363
Winchester, VA 3.4% 0.1% 2,361 60
Bellingham, WA 6.2% 0.3% 6,547 309
Bremerton, WA 5.9% 0.3% 6,986 366
Kennewick, WA 6.9% 0.2% 9,339 324
Longview, WA 7.5% 0.3% 3,396 124
Mount Vernon, WA 6.9% 0.4% 4,019 249
Olympia, WA 6.0% 0.3% 7,783 373
Seattle, WA 4.7% -0.3% 93,132 -7,703
Spokane, WA 6.8% 0.4% 17,411 1,237
Walla Walla, WA 5.7% 0.2% 1,730 71
Wenatchee, WA 6.3% 0.3% 4,078 102
Yakima, WA 8.1% 0.4% 10,117 538
Beckley, WV 7.1% -0.2% 3,311 -45
Charleston, WV 5.5% -0.1% 5,418 -45
Huntington, WV 5.9% -0.2% 8,808 -174
Morgantown, WV 4.6% 0.1% 3,029 58
Parkersburg, WV 5.8% 0.1% 2,287 36
Wheeling, WV 6.8% -0.4% 4,506 -305
Appleton, WI 3.6% 0.1% 4,728 96
Eau Claire, WI 3.8% 0.1% 3,506 62
Fond du Lac, WI 3.6% 0.0% 2,110 37
Green Bay, WI 3.8% 0.0% 6,457 -31
Janesville, WI 4.5% 0.1% 3,896 125
La Crosse, WI 3.8% 0.1% 2,971 90
Madison, WI 3.0% 0.0% 11,550 72
Milwaukee, WI 4.4% 0.0% 36,524 274
Oshkosh, WI 3.7% 0.0% 3,434 19
Racine, WI 5.1% 0.1% 5,060 102
Sheboygan, WI 3.5% 0.0% 2,148 -2
Wausau, WI 3.6% 0.0% 2,693 8
Casper, WY 7.7% 0.1% 3,135 28
Cheyenne, WY 4.4% 0.2% 2,092 75