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Homosassa Springs, Florida Unemployment

The BLS reported that the unemployment rate for Homosassa Springs fell 0.1 percentage points in April 2022 to 4.2%. For the same month, the metro unemployment rate was 1.2 percentage points higher than the Florida rate. The unemployment rate in Homosassa Springs peaked in April 2020 at 15.2% and is now 11.0 percentage points lower. You can also compare Homosassa Springs unemployment with unemployment in other cities.

Unemployment Rate April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
National 3.6% 0.0 -2.4
Florida 3.0% -0.2 -2.1
Homosassa Springs 4.2% -0.1 -2.2
Note: Metro level data is now seasonally adjusted.1 All comparisons are made with April 2022 data as May 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 5,025 fewer people unemployed in the metropolitan area.

Unemployed Persons April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
Homosassa Springs 1,978 -57 -1,056

Number of Unemployed Persons

Homosassa Springs, Florida Unemployment History

Date National
Unemployment Rate
Florida
Unemployment Rate
Homosassa Springs
Unemployment Rate
Homosassa Springs
Unemployed
May
2022
3.6%
April
2022
3.6% 3.0% 4.2% 1,978
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
October
2021
4.6% 3.7% 4.7% 2,243
September
2021
4.7% 3.9% 5.0% 2,360
August
2021
5.2% 4.3% 5.3% 2,515
July
2021
5.4% 4.5% 5.7% 2,682
June
2021
5.9% 4.8% 6.0% 2,829

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.