Department of Numbers

Homosassa Springs, Florida Unemployment

The BLS reported that the unemployment rate for Homosassa Springs rose 0.1 percentage points in September 2022 to 3.9%. For the same month, the metro unemployment rate was 1.4 percentage points higher than the Florida rate. The unemployment rate in Homosassa Springs peaked in April 2020 at 15.2% and is now 11.3 percentage points lower. From a post peak low of 3.8% in August 2022, the unemployment rate has now grown by 0.1 percentage points. You can also compare Homosassa Springs unemployment with unemployment in other cities.

Unemployment Rate September 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
National 3.5% -0.2 -1.2
Florida 2.5% -0.2 -1.4
Homosassa Springs 3.9% +0.1 -1.1
Note: Metro level data is now seasonally adjusted.1 All comparisons are made with September 2022 data as October metro level unemployment data has not yet been released.

Unemployment Rate: Homosassa Springs, Florida, National

Homosassa Springs, Florida monthly unemployment rate chart

Note: Recessions shown in gray.

Homosassa Springs, Florida Unemployed

The number of people unemployed in Homosassa Springs peaked in February 2010 at 7,003. There are now 5,171 fewer people unemployed in the metropolitan area. From a recent trough of 1,822 in August 2022, the number of unemployed has now grown by 10.

Unemployed Persons September 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
Homosassa Springs 1,832 +10 -528

Number of Unemployed Persons

Homosassa Springs, Florida Unemployment History

Date National
Unemployment Rate
Florida
Unemployment Rate
Homosassa Springs
Unemployment Rate
Homosassa Springs
Unemployed
October
2022
3.7%
September
2022
3.5% 2.5% 3.9% 1,832
August
2022
3.7% 2.7% 3.8% 1,822
July
2022
3.5% 2.7% 3.9% 1,851
June
2022
3.6% 2.8% 4.0% 1,896
May
2022
3.6% 2.9% 4.0% 1,922
April
2022
3.6% 3.0% 4.2% 1,976
March
2022
3.6% 3.2% 4.3% 2,035
February
2022
3.8% 3.3% 4.4% 2,106
January
2022
4.0% 3.5% 4.6% 2,163
December
2021
3.9% 3.5% 4.7% 2,238
November
2021
4.2% 3.5% 4.7% 2,224

1. Metro area unemployment rates are now seasonally adjusted. The BLS has started publishing smoothed seasonally adjusted metropolitan area data which makes comparisons to state and national data more relevant than the unadjusted numbers.