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Homosassa Springs, Florida Unemployment

The BLS reported that the unemployment rate for Homosassa Springs rose 0.2 percentage points in November 2020 to 6.4%. For the same month, the metro unemployment rate was 0.0 percentage points lower than the Florida rate. The unemployment rate in Homosassa Springs peaked in April 2020 at 15.3% and is now 8.9 percentage points lower. From a post peak low of 6.1% in September 2020, the unemployment rate has now grown by 0.3 percentage points. You can also compare Homosassa Springs unemployment with unemployment in other cities.

Unemployment Rate November 2020 Month/Month Year/Year
National 6.7% -0.2 +3.1
Florida 6.4% 0.0 +3.6
Homosassa Springs 6.4% +0.2 +2.0
Note: Metro level data is now seasonally adjusted.1 All comparisons are made with November 2020 data as December 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 September 2010 at 7,301. There are now 4,365 fewer people unemployed in the metropolitan area. From a recent trough of 2,038 in December 2019, the number of unemployed has now grown by 898.

Unemployed Persons November 2020 Month/Month Year/Year
Homosassa Springs 2,936 +121 +870

Number of Unemployed Persons

Homosassa Springs, Florida Unemployment History

Date National
Unemployment Rate
Florida
Unemployment Rate
Homosassa Springs
Unemployment Rate
Homosassa Springs
Unemployed
December
2020
6.7%
November
2020
6.7% 6.4% 6.4% 2,936
October
2020
6.9% 6.4% 6.2% 2,815
September
2020
7.8% 7.2% 6.1% 2,758
August
2020
8.4% 7.3% 6.9% 3,181
July
2020
10.2% 11.4% 10.7% 4,861
June
2020
11.1% 10.3% 9.5% 4,293
May
2020
13.3% 13.7% 13.6% 6,169
April
2020
14.8% 13.8% 15.3% 6,966
March
2020
4.4% 4.4% 6.7% 3,195
February
2020
3.5% 2.8% 4.5% 2,118
January
2020
3.5% 2.8% 4.4% 2,093

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.