Department of Numbers

Unemployment Rate by Metropolitan Area

The March 2022 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 March 2022
Unemployment Rate
1 Month
Unemployment
Rate Change
March 2022
Unemployed
1 Month
Unemployed Change
Anniston, AL 3.4% -0.2% 1,595 -63
Auburn, AL 2.4% -0.1% 1,872 -72
Birmingham, AL 2.6% -0.1% 14,467 -622
Daphne, AL 2.3% -0.1% 2,343 -73
Decatur, AL 2.1% -0.1% 1,580 -73
Dothan, AL 2.7% -0.1% 1,738 -63
Florence, AL 2.9% -0.1% 1,907 -68
Gadsden, AL 3.2% -0.2% 1,280 -59
Huntsville, AL 2.2% -0.1% 5,347 -193
Mobile, AL 3.7% -0.2% 7,229 -352
Montgomery, AL 3.3% -0.2% 5,809 -255
Tuscaloosa, AL 3.0% -0.2% 3,510 -164
Anchorage, AK 4.6% -0.2% 9,356 -444
Fairbanks, AK 4.2% -0.2% 1,943 -70
Flagstaff, AZ 4.1% -0.2% 3,059 -157
Lake Havasu City, AZ 4.0% -0.2% 3,539 -167
Phoenix, AZ 2.9% -0.2% 72,785 -4,261
Prescott, AZ 2.6% -0.2% 2,786 -186
Sierra Vista, AZ 3.5% -0.2% 1,707 -107
Tucson, AZ 3.3% -0.2% 15,941 -819
Yuma, AZ 13.5% 0.1% 13,049 242
Fayetteville, AR 2.2% 0.0% 6,485 -62
Fort Smith, AR 3.0% 0.0% 3,467 17
Hot Springs, AR 3.8% 0.0% 1,532 -6
Jonesboro, AR 2.5% 0.0% 1,676 2
Little Rock, AR 3.2% 0.0% 11,266 -26
Pine Bluff, AR 5.2% 0.0% 1,702 1
Bakersfield, CA 7.5% -0.6% 28,858 -2,394
Chico, CA 4.7% -0.4% 4,292 -406
El Centro, CA 15.6% -0.4% 10,993 -198
Fresno, CA 6.9% -0.5% 31,243 -2,173
Hanford, CA 7.1% -0.6% 3,992 -346
Los Angeles, CA 5.3% -0.4% 352,100 -25,841
Madera, CA 6.5% -0.6% 4,101 -335
Merced, CA 8.1% -0.6% 9,418 -666
Modesto, CA 5.9% -0.6% 14,117 -1,413
Napa, CA 3.7% -0.3% 2,560 -197
Oxnard, CA 4.2% -0.3% 17,033 -1,122
Redding, CA 4.7% -0.4% 3,411 -346
Riverside, CA 5.1% -0.4% 110,897 -7,659
Sacramento, CA 4.3% -0.4% 48,381 -3,902
Salinas, CA 6.2% -0.5% 13,334 -1,046
San Diego, CA 4.2% -0.4% 66,406 -5,388
San Francisco, CA 3.5% -0.4% 89,257 -7,876
San Jose, CA 3.0% -0.3% 32,372 -2,748
San Luis Obispo, CA 3.3% -0.3% 4,521 -390
Santa Cruz, CA 4.7% -0.5% 6,380 -621
Santa Maria, CA 3.6% -0.3% 7,958 -691
Santa Rosa, CA 3.4% -0.4% 8,528 -796
Stockton, CA 6.2% -0.5% 20,724 -1,692
Vallejo, CA 5.2% -0.4% 10,459 -780
Visalia, CA 8.4% -0.5% 17,158 -1,088
Yuba City, CA 6.2% -0.7% 4,788 -501
Boulder, CO 3.0% -0.1% 5,893 -317
Colorado Springs, CO 3.9% -0.3% 14,526 -830
Denver, CO 3.9% -0.2% 65,966 -3,483
Fort Collins, CO 3.2% -0.2% 6,754 -349
Grand Junction, CO 4.0% -0.3% 3,157 -187
Greeley, CO 4.0% -0.2% 6,683 -348
Pueblo, CO 5.9% -0.2% 4,609 -107
Bridgeport, CT 4.6% -0.2% 21,056 -1,084
Danbury, CT 3.8% -0.2% 4,003 -198
Hartford, CT 4.5% -0.3% 27,951 -1,432
New Haven, CT 4.2% -0.3% 14,050 -753
Norwich, CT 4.9% -0.3% 6,698 -334
Waterbury, CT 5.6% -0.3% 6,195 -300
Dover, DE 5.0% 0.0% 4,074 10
Salisbury, MD 4.7% -0.2% 9,254 -338
Washington, DC 3.8% -0.1% 126,732 -4,560
Cape Coral, FL 3.0% -0.1% 10,862 -455
Crestview, FL 2.5% -0.1% 3,341 -117
Deltona, FL 3.4% -0.1% 10,350 -440
Gainesville, FL 2.7% -0.1% 4,018 -147
Homosassa Springs, FL 4.3% -0.1% 2,036 -70
Jacksonville, FL 2.9% -0.1% 23,666 -1,000
Lakeland, FL 3.8% -0.2% 12,794 -532
Miami, FL 3.2% -0.2% 100,311 -5,413
Naples, FL 2.8% 0.0% 5,151 -39
North Port, FL 2.8% -0.1% 10,758 -392
Ocala, FL 3.6% -0.2% 5,167 -208
Orlando, FL 3.5% -0.1% 47,559 -2,488
Palm Bay, FL 2.9% -0.1% 8,529 -325
Panama City, FL 2.8% -0.1% 2,550 -104
Pensacola, FL 3.0% -0.1% 7,092 -273
Port St Lucie, FL 3.3% -0.1% 7,498 -258
Punta Gorda, FL 3.2% -0.1% 2,407 -82
Sebastian, FL 3.7% 0.0% 2,408 -58
Sebring, FL 4.4% -0.1% 1,532 -36
Tallahassee, FL 3.1% -0.1% 6,139 -243
Tampa, FL 3.0% -0.2% 48,343 -2,262
The Villages, FL 4.0% -0.1% 1,421 -46
Albany, GA 4.1% -0.1% 2,736 -1
Athens, GA 2.8% 0.0% 2,923 36
Atlanta, GA 3.2% 0.1% 101,161 1,020
Augusta, GA 3.5% 0.0% 9,354 139
Brunswick, GA 3.1% 0.0% 1,647 26
Columbus, GA 3.8% 0.0% 4,626 19
Dalton, GA 3.1% 0.0% 1,851 20
Gainesville, GA 2.3% 0.0% 2,476 32
Hinesville, GA 3.2% 0.0% 1,114 10
Macon, GA 3.6% 0.1% 3,717 46
Rome, GA 3.0% 0.0% 1,330 6
Savannah, GA 3.1% 0.0% 6,316 16
Valdosta, GA 3.2% 0.0% 2,047 2
Warner Robins, GA 3.1% 0.0% 2,708 1
Kahului, HI 5.0% -0.3% 4,410 -296
Urban Honolulu, HI 3.9% -0.3% 17,851 -1,236
Boise City, ID 2.7% -0.1% 10,859 -198
Coeur dAlene, ID 3.2% -0.1% 2,679 -129
Idaho Falls, ID 2.3% 0.0% 1,785 9
Lewiston, ID 2.8% 0.0% 883 -23
Pocatello, ID 2.8% -0.1% 1,222 -37
Bloomington, IL 3.5% -0.1% 3,355 -31
Carbondale, IL 4.4% -0.1% 2,568 -31
Champaign, IL 3.8% 0.0% 4,653 -29
Chicago, IL 4.5% -0.1% 220,422 -5,204
Danville, IL 5.4% 0.0% 1,706 -14
Davenport, IA 4.2% -0.1% 7,811 -217
Decatur, IL 6.5% 0.0% 3,033 -10
Kankakee, IL 5.5% 0.0% 2,859 -36
Peoria, IL 4.9% -0.1% 8,357 -86
Rockford, IL 7.3% 0.0% 11,797 149
Springfield, IL 4.3% 0.0% 4,505 -52
Bloomington, IN 1.9% 0.0% 1,526 20
Columbus, IN 1.7% -0.1% 742 -15
Elkhart, IN 1.4% 0.0% 1,705 -2
Evansville, IN 2.3% 0.0% 3,567 -45
Fort Wayne, IN 2.0% -0.1% 4,378 -182
Indianapolis, IN 2.1% 0.0% 22,681 -236
Kokomo, IN 4.6% -0.2% 1,543 -73
Lafayette, IN 2.1% -0.1% 2,311 -20
Michigan City, IN 2.9% -0.1% 1,335 -38
Muncie, IN 2.5% -0.1% 1,317 -27
South Bend, IN 2.7% -0.1% 4,139 -115
Terre Haute, IN 2.5% -0.1% 1,792 -29
Ames, IA 2.4% -0.1% 1,419 -50
Cedar Rapids, IA 3.8% -0.2% 5,420 -314
Des Moines, IA 3.3% -0.1% 11,954 -566
Dubuque, IA 3.5% -0.2% 1,931 -111
Iowa City, IA 2.9% -0.1% 2,800 -94
Sioux City, IA 2.9% -0.2% 2,711 -149
Waterloo, IA 3.4% -0.2% 2,975 -179
Lawrence, KS 2.5% 0.1% 1,620 19
Manhattan, KS 2.3% 0.0% 1,064 15
Topeka, KS 2.5% 0.1% 3,013 93
Wichita, KS 3.3% 0.0% 10,595 131
Bowling Green, KY 3.6% -0.2% 3,066 -102
Elizabethtown, KY 4.3% -0.2% 2,773 -114
Lexington, KY 3.2% -0.2% 8,747 -449
Louisville, KY 3.8% 0.1% 25,353 212
Owensboro, KY 3.4% -0.2% 1,890 -101
Alexandria, LA 3.2% 0.0% 2,041 -23
Baton Rouge, LA 3.7% -0.1% 15,776 -200
Hammond, LA 5.1% -0.1% 2,895 -47
Houma, LA 4.2% -0.1% 3,542 -85
Lafayette, LA 3.8% -0.1% 8,138 -142
Lake Charles, LA 4.0% -0.1% 4,104 -76
Monroe, LA 3.9% 0.0% 3,037 -30
New Orleans, LA 4.9% -0.1% 29,009 -290
Shreveport, LA 4.1% 0.0% 7,605 -60
Bangor, ME 3.5% -0.2% 2,454 -94
Lewiston, ME 3.8% -0.2% 2,075 -120
Portland, ME 3.2% -0.1% 6,621 -232
Baltimore, MD 4.4% -0.2% 65,906 -2,623
California, MD 3.9% -0.1% 2,215 -78
Cumberland, MD 4.8% -0.2% 2,077 -75
Hagerstown, MD 3.5% -0.2% 4,651 -227
Barnstable Town, MA 4.7% -0.4% 5,981 -411
Boston, MA 3.8% -0.2% 106,825 -6,489
Leominster, MA 5.0% -0.3% 3,963 -256
New Bedford, MA 5.9% -0.3% 4,965 -321
Pittsfield, MA 5.2% -0.3% 2,122 -162
Springfield, MA 4.9% -0.4% 18,537 -1,131
Worcester, MA 4.3% -0.3% 15,451 -1,006
Ann Arbor, MI 3.5% -0.1% 6,767 -151
Battle Creek, MI 5.2% -0.3% 3,095 -149
Bay City, MI 5.0% -0.2% 2,393 -98
Detroit, MI 4.7% -0.3% 100,971 -5,458
Flint, MI 6.0% -0.4% 10,556 -514
Grand Rapids, MI 3.4% -0.2% 19,322 -939
Jackson, MI 4.6% -0.2% 3,345 -124
Kalamazoo, MI 4.1% -0.1% 6,677 -230
Lansing, MI 3.9% -0.2% 9,127 -333
Midland, MI 4.0% -0.1% 1,525 -54
Monroe, MI 4.8% -0.2% 3,541 -121
Muskegon, MI 5.8% -0.3% 4,446 -201
Niles, MI 4.6% -0.2% 3,222 -153
Saginaw, MI 5.7% -0.2% 4,605 -155
Duluth, MN 2.9% -0.2% 4,088 -256
Mankato, MN 2.1% -0.1% 1,245 -90
Minneapolis, MN 2.4% -0.1% 48,387 -2,547
Rochester, MN 2.1% -0.1% 2,644 -172
St Cloud, MN 2.5% -0.2% 2,842 -228
Gulfport, MS 4.3% -0.2% 7,210 -311
Hattiesburg, MS 3.8% -0.2% 2,644 -119
Jackson, MS 3.9% -0.2% 10,073 -528
Cape Girardeau, MO 3.1% -0.1% 1,487 -55
Columbia, MO 2.6% -0.1% 2,602 -77
Jefferson City, MO 2.6% -0.1% 1,946 -76
Joplin, MO 3.1% 0.0% 2,608 -60
Kansas City, MO 3.4% -0.1% 39,432 -546
St Joseph, MO 2.9% -0.1% 1,816 -49
St Louis, MO 3.7% -0.1% 54,127 -1,763
Springfield, MO 2.7% -0.1% 6,536 -236
Billings, MT 2.3% -0.1% 2,084 -116
Great Falls, MT 2.4% -0.1% 909 -47
Missoula, MT 2.5% -0.1% 1,640 -84
Grand Island, NE 2.1% 0.0% 953 -6
Lincoln, NE 1.9% 0.0% 3,567 -48
Omaha, NE 2.4% -0.1% 12,200 -247
Carson City, NV 2.8% -0.2% 694 -55
Las Vegas, NV 5.4% -0.2% 59,264 -2,048
Reno, NV 2.6% -0.1% 6,469 -434
Dover, NH 2.3% -0.2% 1,930 -170
Manchester, NH 2.4% -0.2% 2,832 -213
Portsmouth, NH 2.3% -0.2% 1,787 -115
Atlantic City, NJ 6.1% -0.5% 7,695 -591
Ocean City, NJ 6.4% -0.3% 3,010 -125
Trenton, NJ 3.6% -0.2% 7,572 -534
Vineland, NJ 5.7% -0.4% 3,858 -286
Albuquerque, NM 5.0% -0.2% 22,130 -1,038
Farmington, NM 6.3% -0.4% 3,160 -161
Las Cruces, NM 5.3% -0.3% 5,221 -300
Santa Fe, NM 4.7% -0.2% 3,434 -166
Albany, NY 3.0% -0.1% 13,511 -266
Binghamton, NY 3.6% -0.1% 3,692 -91
Buffalo, NY 3.9% -0.1% 20,559 -382
Elmira, NY 3.7% -0.1% 1,268 -35
Glens Falls, NY 3.1% -0.2% 1,846 -103
Ithaca, NY 2.7% -0.1% 1,315 -23
Kingston, NY 3.2% -0.1% 2,819 -67
New York, NY 5.0% -0.2% 496,551 -25,380
Rochester, NY 3.4% -0.1% 17,855 -330
Syracuse, NY 3.4% -0.1% 10,352 -267
Utica, NY 3.7% -0.1% 4,686 -208
Watertown, NY 3.4% -0.2% 1,526 -65
Asheville, NC 3.0% -0.1% 6,925 -236
Burlington, NC 3.6% -0.2% 2,984 -90
Charlotte, NC 3.6% -0.1% 49,628 -1,157
Durham, NC 3.0% 0.0% 9,349 -169
Fayetteville, NC 5.5% 0.0% 8,055 -79
Goldsboro, NC 3.9% -0.1% 1,993 -27
Greensboro, NC 4.2% -0.1% 15,094 -299
Greenville, NC 4.0% -0.1% 3,593 -49
Hickory, NC 3.3% -0.1% 5,604 -179
Jacksonville, NC 3.8% 0.0% 2,501 -11
New Bern, NC 3.5% -0.1% 1,776 -49
Raleigh, NC 3.1% 0.0% 22,848 -428
Rocky Mount, NC 5.9% -0.1% 3,679 -27
Wilmington, NC 3.1% -0.1% 4,873 -99
Winston, NC 3.6% -0.1% 11,568 -296
Bismarck, ND 2.5% -0.1% 1,784 -69
Fargo, ND 2.1% 0.0% 3,017 -95
Grand Forks, ND 2.5% -0.1% 1,316 -82
Akron, OH 4.0% -0.1% 13,894 -425
Canton, OH 4.0% -0.1% 7,766 -278
Cincinnati, OH 3.4% -0.1% 38,944 -937
Cleveland, OH 5.4% 0.1% 55,048 1,476
Columbus, OH 3.4% -0.1% 37,917 -963
Dayton, OH 3.8% -0.1% 14,847 -353
Lima, OH 4.4% -0.2% 2,094 -57
Mansfield, OH 4.3% -0.1% 2,234 -66
Springfield, OH 4.0% 0.0% 2,508 32
Toledo, OH 4.2% -0.2% 12,649 -473
Weirton, WV 4.8% -0.1% 2,415 -55
Youngstown, OH 5.0% -0.2% 11,559 -361
Lawton, OK 3.1% 0.1% 1,544 53
Oklahoma City, OK 2.4% 0.1% 16,669 892
Tulsa, OK 2.8% 0.1% 13,545 310
Albany, OR 4.3% -0.1% 2,657 -61
Bend, OR 3.6% -0.2% 3,819 -182
Corvallis, OR 2.9% -0.1% 1,418 -42
Eugene, OR 4.1% -0.2% 7,551 -273
Grants Pass, OR 4.8% -0.2% 1,793 -52
Medford, OR 4.2% -0.2% 4,528 -209
Portland, OR 3.8% -0.1% 52,432 -1,385
Salem, OR 3.8% -0.2% 8,055 -355
Allentown, PA 4.7% -0.3% 21,187 -1,161
Altoona, PA 4.5% -0.2% 2,636 -140
Bloomsburg, PA 4.3% -0.2% 1,799 -98
Chambersburg, PA 3.7% -0.2% 2,820 -198
East Stroudsburg, PA 6.3% -0.2% 5,189 -158
Erie, PA 5.7% -0.2% 7,163 -305
Gettysburg, PA 3.2% -0.2% 1,782 -98
Harrisburg, PA 3.9% -0.3% 11,987 -695
Johnstown, PA 5.5% -0.3% 3,056 -151
Lancaster, PA 3.6% -0.2% 10,341 -591
Lebanon, PA 3.9% -0.2% 2,858 -151
Philadelphia, PA 4.8% -0.2% 149,883 -7,461
Pittsburgh, PA 5.0% -0.2% 57,884 -2,394
Reading, PA 5.0% -0.3% 10,392 -591
Scranton, PA 5.9% -0.3% 16,101 -759
State College, PA 3.5% -0.1% 2,695 -69
Williamsport, PA 5.1% -0.3% 2,797 -168
York, PA 4.1% -0.2% 9,587 -486
Providence, RI 3.9% -0.4% 27,785 -2,399
Charleston, SC 3.1% 0.0% 12,509 -73
Columbia, SC 3.3% 0.0% 13,230 -27
Florence, SC 3.6% 0.0% 3,471 -15
Greenville, SC 3.1% 0.0% 13,536 -41
Hilton Head Island, SC 3.1% 0.0% 2,855 15
Myrtle Beach, SC 4.1% -0.1% 8,556 -120
Spartanburg, SC 3.5% -0.1% 5,899 -138
Sumter, SC 4.0% 0.0% 1,683 -27
Rapid City, SD 2.5% -0.1% 1,934 -118
Sioux Falls, SD 2.2% -0.1% 3,568 -167
Chattanooga, TN 3.1% -0.1% 8,654 -197
Clarksville, TN 3.8% -0.1% 4,584 -144
Cleveland, TN 3.3% -0.1% 1,919 -69
Jackson, TN 3.2% -0.1% 2,088 -69
Johnson City, TN 2.9% -0.1% 2,737 -99
Kingsport, TN 3.1% -0.1% 4,154 -148
Knoxville, TN 2.7% -0.1% 11,898 -352
Memphis, TN 4.6% -0.1% 29,534 -991
Morristown, TN 3.2% -0.1% 1,707 -71
Nashville, TN 2.7% -0.1% 30,519 -1,248
Abilene, TX 3.6% -0.2% 2,890 -126
Amarillo, TX 3.1% -0.1% 4,188 -171
Austin, TX 3.1% -0.1% 41,376 -1,880
Beaumont, TX 7.7% -0.3% 12,818 -477
Brownsville, TX 6.8% -0.2% 11,986 -355
College Station, TX 3.4% -0.2% 4,747 -172
Corpus Christi, TX 6.0% -0.2% 12,093 -401
Dallas, TX 3.9% -0.1% 161,511 -7,165
El Paso, TX 5.0% -0.2% 18,234 -717
Houston, TX 5.0% -0.3% 173,604 -8,048
Killeen, TX 4.7% -0.1% 8,522 -324
Laredo, TX 5.0% -0.2% 5,851 -275
Longview, TX 5.0% -0.2% 4,865 -192
Lubbock, TX 3.6% -0.2% 5,992 -316
McAllen, TX 7.9% -0.2% 29,074 -753
Midland, TX 4.2% -0.2% 4,339 -221
Odessa, TX 6.0% -0.4% 4,919 -256
San Angelo, TX 3.9% -0.2% 2,133 -97
San Antonio, TX 4.0% -0.2% 49,079 -2,301
Sherman, TX 3.7% -0.2% 2,465 -99
Texarkana, TX 4.5% -0.1% 2,858 -61
Tyler, TX 4.0% -0.2% 4,435 -178
Victoria, TX 5.1% -0.2% 2,246 -106
Waco, TX 3.9% -0.2% 5,108 -198
Wichita Falls, TX 4.2% -0.2% 2,683 -102
Logan, UT 1.7% 0.0% 1,315 -32
Ogden, UT 2.0% 0.0% 6,848 -163
Provo, UT 1.8% 0.0% 6,119 -211
St George, UT 2.2% -0.1% 1,892 -54
Salt Lake City, UT 2.1% -0.1% 14,650 -469
Burlington, VT 2.2% -0.2% 2,659 -233
Blacksburg, VA 2.5% -0.1% 2,299 -84
Charlottesville, VA 2.6% -0.1% 3,134 -141
Harrisonburg, VA 2.6% -0.2% 1,746 -81
Lynchburg, VA 3.1% -0.1% 3,657 -183
Richmond, VA 3.2% -0.2% 21,313 -1,046
Roanoke, VA 2.8% -0.2% 4,348 -233
Staunton, VA 2.5% -0.1% 1,467 -90
Virginia Beach, VA 3.4% -0.1% 27,893 -1,387
Winchester, VA 2.4% -0.2% 1,826 -112
Bellingham, WA 4.8% 0.0% 5,611 -19
Bremerton, WA 4.2% 0.1% 5,459 60
Kennewick, WA 5.1% 0.1% 7,706 132
Longview, WA 5.4% 0.0% 2,650 24
Mount Vernon, WA 5.2% 0.0% 3,315 23
Olympia, WA 4.4% 0.1% 6,511 102
Seattle, WA 3.6% -0.1% 79,064 -3,410
Spokane, WA 4.5% 0.0% 13,199 19
Walla Walla, WA 4.0% 0.0% 1,374 -2
Wenatchee, WA 4.6% 0.0% 3,107 -21
Yakima, WA 6.2% 0.0% 8,283 -18
Beckley, WV 3.9% -0.2% 1,794 -103
Charleston, WV 3.9% -0.1% 3,550 -136
Huntington, WV 4.0% -0.2% 5,900 -214
Morgantown, WV 3.3% -0.1% 2,392 -71
Parkersburg, WV 4.1% -0.1% 1,610 -50
Wheeling, WV 4.4% -0.2% 2,758 -84
Appleton, WI 2.3% -0.1% 3,054 -97
Eau Claire, WI 2.7% 0.0% 2,505 -35
Fond du Lac, WI 2.4% -0.1% 1,403 -30
Green Bay, WI 2.4% -0.1% 4,255 -173
Janesville, WI 3.6% 0.0% 3,118 -18
La Crosse, WI 2.3% -0.1% 1,793 -48
Madison, WI 2.2% 0.0% 8,820 -128
Milwaukee, WI 3.5% 0.0% 28,497 -186
Oshkosh, WI 2.4% -0.1% 2,291 -43
Racine, WI 3.6% -0.1% 3,541 -102
Sheboygan, WI 2.3% -0.1% 1,482 -31
Wausau, WI 2.3% -0.1% 1,735 -34
Casper, WY 4.4% -0.1% 1,740 -33
Cheyenne, WY 3.1% 0.0% 1,528 -35