Department of Numbers

Unemployment Rate by Metropolitan Area

The July 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 July 2022
Unemployment Rate
1 Month
Unemployment
Rate Change
July 2022
Unemployed
1 Month
Unemployed Change
Anniston, AL 3.2% -0.1% 1,503 -13
Auburn, AL 2.4% 0.0% 1,932 48
Birmingham, AL 2.5% 0.1% 14,017 136
Daphne, AL 2.5% 0.1% 2,538 74
Decatur, AL 2.3% 0.1% 1,691 30
Dothan, AL 2.7% 0.1% 1,770 27
Florence, AL 2.9% 0.0% 1,928 11
Gadsden, AL 3.2% 0.0% 1,285 11
Huntsville, AL 2.2% 0.1% 5,293 49
Mobile, AL 3.5% 0.0% 6,793 -3
Montgomery, AL 3.1% 0.0% 5,464 18
Tuscaloosa, AL 2.8% 0.0% 3,304 -5
Anchorage, AK 4.1% -0.1% 8,367 -99
Fairbanks, AK 3.9% 0.0% 1,794 -8
Flagstaff, AZ 4.2% 0.0% 3,193 9
Lake Havasu City, AZ 4.1% 0.1% 3,686 79
Phoenix, AZ 3.0% 0.1% 76,012 1,434
Prescott, AZ 2.9% 0.1% 3,130 139
Sierra Vista, AZ 3.6% 0.1% 1,764 62
Tucson, AZ 3.5% 0.1% 16,813 310
Yuma, AZ 14.1% 0.1% 13,866 202
Fayetteville, AR 2.3% 0.0% 6,809 128
Fort Smith, AR 3.3% 0.1% 3,902 117
Hot Springs, AR 4.1% 0.2% 1,659 54
Jonesboro, AR 2.9% 0.1% 1,911 63
Little Rock, AR 3.4% 0.1% 11,989 256
Pine Bluff, AR 5.5% 0.2% 1,811 40
Bakersfield, CA 6.5% -0.1% 24,948 -536
Chico, CA 3.8% -0.2% 3,523 -173
El Centro, CA 13.5% -0.6% 9,345 -500
Fresno, CA 5.8% -0.2% 25,997 -920
Hanford, CA 6.3% -0.1% 3,539 -49
Los Angeles, CA 4.3% -0.3% 284,540 -16,696
Madera, CA 5.4% -0.2% 3,390 -113
Merced, CA 6.8% -0.2% 7,893 -262
Modesto, CA 4.9% -0.1% 11,861 -230
Napa, CA 2.9% -0.1% 1,990 -136
Oxnard, CA 3.3% -0.2% 13,457 -955
Redding, CA 4.0% -0.1% 2,913 -81
Riverside, CA 3.9% -0.3% 84,554 -6,098
Sacramento, CA 3.3% -0.2% 37,119 -2,461
Salinas, CA 5.3% -0.1% 11,164 -281
San Diego, CA 3.1% -0.2% 48,694 -4,085
San Francisco, CA 2.6% -0.2% 65,663 -5,373
San Jose, CA 2.2% -0.2% 23,966 -1,871
San Luis Obispo, CA 2.5% -0.2% 3,472 -268
Santa Cruz, CA 4.1% 0.0% 5,484 -85
Santa Maria, CA 3.0% -0.1% 6,581 -243
Santa Rosa, CA 2.6% -0.2% 6,452 -462
Stockton, CA 5.0% -0.2% 16,702 -728
Vallejo, CA 4.0% -0.3% 8,074 -530
Visalia, CA 7.3% -0.2% 14,942 -352
Yuba City, CA 5.4% -0.1% 4,188 -8
Boulder, CO 2.6% 0.0% 5,199 -45
Colorado Springs, CO 3.5% 0.0% 12,810 -184
Denver, CO 3.2% -0.1% 55,814 -1,573
Fort Collins, CO 2.7% -0.1% 5,811 -88
Grand Junction, CO 3.5% -0.1% 2,786 -33
Greeley, CO 3.5% -0.1% 5,932 -61
Pueblo, CO 5.1% -0.2% 4,053 -129
Bridgeport, CT 4.0% -0.1% 18,699 -281
Danbury, CT 3.4% 0.0% 3,566 -67
Hartford, CT 4.0% 0.0% 24,636 -468
New Haven, CT 3.7% -0.1% 12,343 -222
Norwich, CT 4.3% -0.1% 5,925 -134
Waterbury, CT 5.1% 0.0% 5,589 -52
Dover, DE 5.2% 0.0% 4,242 2
Salisbury, MD 4.7% 0.1% 9,136 64
Washington, DC 3.4% -0.1% 115,118 -2,135
Cape Coral, FL 2.6% -0.1% 9,661 -262
Crestview, FL 2.3% 0.0% 3,047 -86
Deltona, FL 2.9% -0.1% 9,142 -255
Gainesville, FL 2.5% 0.0% 3,682 -73
Homosassa Springs, FL 3.9% -0.1% 1,851 -45
Jacksonville, FL 2.6% -0.1% 21,350 -534
Lakeland, FL 3.4% -0.1% 11,276 -399
Miami, FL 2.6% -0.1% 81,507 -4,709
Naples, FL 2.5% -0.2% 4,775 -200
North Port, FL 2.5% -0.1% 9,768 -257
Ocala, FL 3.3% -0.1% 4,746 -72
Orlando, FL 2.9% -0.1% 40,838 -1,362
Palm Bay, FL 2.6% -0.1% 7,683 -202
Panama City, FL 2.4% -0.1% 2,257 -63
Pensacola, FL 2.7% -0.1% 6,301 -218
Port St Lucie, FL 2.9% -0.1% 6,727 -218
Punta Gorda, FL 2.9% -0.1% 2,190 -42
Sebastian, FL 3.2% -0.1% 2,118 -95
Sebring, FL 4.1% -0.2% 1,427 -46
Tallahassee, FL 2.7% -0.1% 5,422 -202
Tampa, FL 2.6% -0.1% 42,157 -1,312
The Villages, FL 3.7% -0.1% 1,344 -10
Albany, GA 3.8% -0.1% 2,484 -73
Athens, GA 2.5% -0.2% 2,646 -117
Atlanta, GA 2.8% -0.1% 90,054 -3,841
Augusta, GA 3.3% -0.1% 8,857 -336
Brunswick, GA 2.8% -0.1% 1,485 -80
Columbus, GA 3.5% -0.1% 4,263 -153
Dalton, GA 3.4% 0.0% 2,016 10
Gainesville, GA 2.1% -0.1% 2,267 -89
Hinesville, GA 3.1% 0.0% 1,064 -25
Macon, GA 3.2% -0.1% 3,348 -124
Rome, GA 2.9% -0.1% 1,262 -67
Savannah, GA 2.8% -0.1% 5,562 -257
Valdosta, GA 3.0% 0.0% 1,883 -37
Warner Robins, GA 2.9% -0.1% 2,550 -45
Kahului, HI 4.3% -0.1% 3,765 -94
Urban Honolulu, HI 3.5% 0.0% 15,753 -128
Boise City, ID 2.5% -0.1% 10,436 -56
Coeur dAlene, ID 3.1% 0.0% 2,678 42
Idaho Falls, ID 2.4% 0.1% 1,887 37
Lewiston, ID 2.8% 0.0% 900 -1
Pocatello, ID 2.6% 0.0% 1,168 4
Bloomington, IL 3.9% 0.0% 3,689 10
Carbondale, IL 4.6% -0.1% 2,738 -30
Champaign, IL 4.1% 0.0% 5,089 -13
Chicago, IL 4.4% 0.0% 215,860 1,132
Danville, IL 5.8% -0.1% 1,833 -16
Davenport, IA 4.0% 0.0% 7,578 -41
Decatur, IL 6.7% -0.2% 3,162 -47
Kankakee, IL 5.9% -0.1% 3,122 -9
Peoria, IL 5.2% -0.1% 8,852 -70
Rockford, IL 7.4% -0.2% 11,912 -376
Springfield, IL 4.5% -0.1% 4,778 -37
Bloomington, IN 2.6% 0.3% 2,091 231
Columbus, IN 2.2% 0.2% 967 102
Elkhart, IN 2.0% 0.2% 2,427 267
Evansville, IN 2.7% 0.2% 4,321 326
Fort Wayne, IN 2.6% 0.2% 5,709 449
Indianapolis, IN 2.6% 0.2% 29,001 2,646
Kokomo, IN 4.7% 0.2% 1,585 74
Lafayette, IN 2.5% 0.2% 2,758 233
Michigan City, IN 3.6% 0.3% 1,683 142
Muncie, IN 3.0% 0.2% 1,609 120
South Bend, IN 3.2% 0.2% 4,977 335
Terre Haute, IN 3.3% 0.4% 2,372 238
Ames, IA 1.9% -0.1% 1,149 -39
Cedar Rapids, IA 3.1% -0.1% 4,434 -122
Des Moines, IA 2.6% -0.1% 9,607 -361
Dubuque, IA 2.8% -0.1% 1,538 -43
Iowa City, IA 2.3% -0.1% 2,257 -103
Sioux City, IA 2.5% 0.0% 2,356 2
Waterloo, IA 2.7% -0.1% 2,395 -56
Lawrence, KS 2.4% 0.1% 1,555 17
Manhattan, KS 2.3% 0.0% 1,087 20
Topeka, KS 2.6% 0.1% 3,124 47
Wichita, KS 3.0% -0.1% 9,723 -157
Bowling Green, KY 3.5% 0.0% 2,902 -20
Elizabethtown, KY 4.0% -0.1% 2,603 -43
Lexington, KY 3.0% 0.0% 8,198 -134
Louisville, KY 3.4% -0.1% 22,980 -654
Owensboro, KY 3.5% 0.0% 1,935 28
Alexandria, LA 2.9% 0.0% 1,866 -40
Baton Rouge, LA 3.5% 0.0% 14,588 -181
Hammond, LA 4.7% -0.1% 2,696 -27
Houma, LA 3.6% -0.1% 3,111 -65
Lafayette, LA 3.3% -0.1% 7,248 -167
Lake Charles, LA 3.6% 0.0% 3,701 -67
Monroe, LA 3.5% -0.1% 2,801 -44
New Orleans, LA 4.4% -0.1% 26,112 -802
Shreveport, LA 3.9% 0.0% 7,272 -53
Bangor, ME 2.8% -0.2% 1,965 -100
Lewiston, ME 3.0% -0.2% 1,643 -77
Portland, ME 2.5% -0.2% 5,135 -311
Baltimore, MD 3.9% -0.1% 59,126 -1,123
California, MD 3.6% 0.0% 2,087 -3
Cumberland, MD 4.7% 0.1% 1,984 5
Hagerstown, MD 3.4% 0.1% 4,556 98
Barnstable Town, MA 4.2% -0.1% 5,151 -158
Boston, MA 3.1% -0.2% 86,845 -4,600
Leominster, MA 4.1% -0.2% 3,233 -181
New Bedford, MA 5.2% -0.1% 4,353 -109
Pittsfield, MA 4.4% -0.1% 1,767 -68
Springfield, MA 4.0% -0.2% 15,088 -767
Worcester, MA 3.6% -0.2% 12,739 -568
Ann Arbor, MI 3.3% -0.1% 6,459 -266
Battle Creek, MI 4.8% -0.2% 2,904 -69
Bay City, MI 5.0% 0.0% 2,436 -3
Detroit, MI 4.1% -0.3% 87,111 -8,072
Flint, MI 5.7% -0.2% 10,164 -276
Grand Rapids, MI 3.3% -0.1% 18,939 -457
Jackson, MI 4.4% -0.1% 3,188 -92
Kalamazoo, MI 3.9% -0.1% 6,523 -150
Lansing, MI 4.2% 0.1% 10,124 242
Midland, MI 4.1% 0.0% 1,582 -6
Monroe, MI 4.6% -0.2% 3,434 -77
Muskegon, MI 5.4% -0.2% 4,174 -123
Niles, MI 4.3% -0.1% 3,076 -77
Saginaw, MI 5.7% 0.0% 4,656 -20
Duluth, MN 2.7% 0.1% 3,804 66
Mankato, MN 1.6% 0.0% 952 -25
Minneapolis, MN 1.9% -0.1% 39,266 -893
Rochester, MN 1.7% 0.0% 2,200 -31
St Cloud, MN 2.1% 0.0% 2,395 -6
Gulfport, MS 3.8% -0.2% 6,382 -227
Hattiesburg, MS 3.3% -0.1% 2,277 -100
Jackson, MS 3.4% -0.1% 8,704 -358
Cape Girardeau, MO 2.6% -0.1% 1,233 -50
Columbia, MO 2.1% -0.1% 2,083 -131
Jefferson City, MO 2.2% 0.0% 1,605 -58
Joplin, MO 2.4% -0.2% 2,059 -137
Kansas City, MO 2.8% -0.1% 31,605 -2,005
St Joseph, MO 2.4% -0.1% 1,479 -71
St Louis, MO 3.1% -0.1% 45,032 -2,438
Springfield, MO 2.2% -0.1% 5,366 -202
Billings, MT 2.5% 0.1% 2,340 76
Great Falls, MT 2.7% 0.1% 1,033 39
Missoula, MT 2.7% 0.1% 1,830 63
Grand Island, NE 2.3% 0.0% 1,023 4
Lincoln, NE 2.0% 0.0% 3,817 68
Omaha, NE 2.4% 0.1% 11,975 161
Carson City, NV 3.4% 0.3% 853 59
Las Vegas, NV 5.3% 0.0% 59,658 433
Reno, NV 2.9% 0.1% 7,440 351
Dover, NH 1.9% -0.1% 1,621 -52
Manchester, NH 2.0% 0.0% 2,356 -95
Portsmouth, NH 1.9% -0.1% 1,458 -67
Atlantic City, NJ 5.2% -0.2% 6,602 -222
Ocean City, NJ 6.2% 0.0% 2,901 4
Trenton, NJ 3.0% -0.2% 6,229 -369
Vineland, NJ 5.0% -0.2% 3,367 -105
Albuquerque, NM 4.0% -0.3% 17,526 -1,334
Farmington, NM 5.2% -0.3% 2,549 -176
Las Cruces, NM 4.6% -0.1% 4,573 -135
Santa Fe, NM 3.9% -0.2% 2,839 -162
Albany, NY 3.0% 0.1% 13,560 265
Binghamton, NY 3.7% 0.1% 3,850 121
Buffalo, NY 3.8% 0.1% 20,507 252
Elmira, NY 3.6% 0.0% 1,266 25
Glens Falls, NY 3.4% 0.2% 2,016 108
Ithaca, NY 2.6% 0.0% 1,298 24
Kingston, NY 3.1% 0.0% 2,739 9
New York, NY 4.4% -0.1% 441,581 -6,891
Rochester, NY 3.4% 0.0% 17,991 275
Syracuse, NY 3.5% 0.1% 10,755 265
Utica, NY 3.6% 0.1% 4,662 120
Watertown, NY 3.9% 0.2% 1,728 88
Asheville, NC 2.9% -0.1% 6,848 -122
Burlington, NC 3.6% 0.0% 2,945 -43
Charlotte, NC 3.4% 0.0% 47,768 -674
Durham, NC 2.9% -0.1% 9,399 -143
Fayetteville, NC 5.3% -0.1% 7,933 -77
Goldsboro, NC 3.9% 0.0% 1,990 -34
Greensboro, NC 4.0% -0.1% 14,653 -280
Greenville, NC 3.9% 0.0% 3,440 -70
Hickory, NC 3.4% 0.0% 5,836 -73
Jacksonville, NC 3.9% 0.0% 2,614 9
New Bern, NC 3.4% -0.1% 1,744 -29
Raleigh, NC 3.0% 0.0% 22,690 -301
Rocky Mount, NC 5.9% 0.0% 3,652 -39
Wilmington, NC 3.2% 0.0% 4,977 -22
Winston, NC 3.5% 0.0% 11,309 -151
Bismarck, ND 2.3% 0.0% 1,665 -15
Fargo, ND 1.9% 0.0% 2,771 -36
Grand Forks, ND 2.1% 0.0% 1,111 -25
Akron, OH 4.0% 0.1% 13,825 240
Canton, OH 3.8% 0.0% 7,509 128
Cincinnati, OH 3.4% 0.1% 38,491 762
Cleveland, OH 5.4% -0.1% 54,743 -1,625
Columbus, OH 3.3% 0.1% 37,420 763
Dayton, OH 3.8% 0.1% 14,568 188
Lima, OH 3.9% -0.1% 1,850 -52
Mansfield, OH 4.3% 0.1% 2,218 42
Springfield, OH 4.0% 0.1% 2,493 34
Toledo, OH 3.9% 0.0% 11,785 -39
Weirton, WV 5.1% 0.2% 2,553 73
Youngstown, OH 4.8% -0.1% 11,092 -59
Lawton, OK 3.6% 0.1% 1,792 61
Oklahoma City, OK 2.8% 0.1% 19,877 656
Tulsa, OK 3.2% 0.1% 15,500 530
Albany, OR 4.0% 0.0% 2,458 -27
Bend, OR 3.5% 0.1% 3,628 81
Corvallis, OR 2.9% 0.0% 1,418 -2
Eugene, OR 3.8% -0.1% 7,134 -14
Grants Pass, OR 4.8% 0.1% 1,790 29
Medford, OR 3.7% -0.1% 4,037 -113
Portland, OR 3.4% -0.1% 47,767 -713
Salem, OR 3.5% 0.0% 7,426 19
Allentown, PA 4.2% -0.1% 19,061 -375
Altoona, PA 4.3% 0.0% 2,553 14
Bloomsburg, PA 4.0% 0.0% 1,687 -13
Chambersburg, PA 3.5% 0.1% 2,678 11
East Stroudsburg, PA 5.8% -0.1% 4,806 -105
Erie, PA 5.0% -0.2% 6,368 -208
Gettysburg, PA 3.0% -0.1% 1,649 -33
Harrisburg, PA 3.5% -0.1% 10,870 -143
Johnstown, PA 5.3% 0.0% 2,900 -16
Lancaster, PA 3.4% 0.0% 9,631 -81
Lebanon, PA 3.6% 0.0% 2,659 -10
Philadelphia, PA 4.2% -0.1% 133,347 -3,752
Pittsburgh, PA 4.4% -0.2% 52,008 -1,519
Reading, PA 4.5% 0.0% 9,368 -158
Scranton, PA 5.2% -0.2% 14,305 -435
State College, PA 3.3% 0.0% 2,504 -65
Williamsport, PA 4.8% 0.0% 2,598 -28
York, PA 3.6% -0.1% 8,440 -296
Providence, RI 3.2% -0.2% 22,967 -1,234
Charleston, SC 2.8% -0.1% 11,401 -566
Columbia, SC 3.0% -0.2% 12,186 -554
Florence, SC 3.4% -0.1% 3,199 -110
Greenville, SC 2.9% -0.1% 12,558 -470
Hilton Head Island, SC 3.0% 0.0% 2,669 -97
Myrtle Beach, SC 4.3% 0.1% 8,883 31
Spartanburg, SC 3.2% -0.1% 5,368 -168
Sumter, SC 3.7% -0.1% 1,557 -60
Rapid City, SD 2.3% 0.0% 1,820 7
Sioux Falls, SD 2.0% -0.1% 3,274 -51
Chattanooga, TN 3.2% 0.0% 8,963 19
Clarksville, TN 4.0% 0.0% 4,804 21
Cleveland, TN 3.5% 0.1% 2,042 29
Jackson, TN 3.4% 0.1% 2,205 38
Johnson City, TN 3.3% 0.1% 3,139 98
Kingsport, TN 3.4% 0.1% 4,553 71
Knoxville, TN 3.0% 0.1% 13,418 337
Memphis, TN 4.7% 0.1% 30,782 618
Morristown, TN 3.6% 0.1% 1,944 63
Nashville, TN 2.7% 0.0% 30,848 58
Abilene, TX 3.4% 0.0% 2,676 -36
Amarillo, TX 2.9% 0.0% 3,899 -58
Austin, TX 2.9% 0.0% 38,803 -199
Beaumont, TX 7.0% -0.1% 11,604 -232
Brownsville, TX 6.4% -0.1% 11,277 -110
College Station, TX 3.1% -0.1% 4,367 -74
Corpus Christi, TX 5.5% -0.1% 11,139 -160
Dallas, TX 3.5% -0.1% 149,760 -1,568
El Paso, TX 4.6% 0.0% 16,608 -340
Houston, TX 4.5% -0.1% 158,493 -2,007
Killeen, TX 4.4% 0.0% 8,027 -42
Laredo, TX 4.4% -0.1% 5,132 -169
Longview, TX 4.5% -0.1% 4,370 -93
Lubbock, TX 3.2% -0.1% 5,463 -76
McAllen, TX 7.4% -0.1% 27,468 -206
Midland, TX 3.5% -0.1% 3,625 -150
Odessa, TX 5.0% -0.3% 4,092 -181
San Angelo, TX 3.4% -0.1% 1,886 -46
San Antonio, TX 3.7% 0.0% 45,575 -515
Sherman, TX 3.5% 0.0% 2,324 -13
Texarkana, TX 4.4% 0.0% 2,783 -6
Tyler, TX 3.8% 0.0% 4,155 -50
Victoria, TX 4.6% -0.1% 2,013 -41
Waco, TX 3.6% 0.0% 4,734 -83
Wichita Falls, TX 3.8% -0.1% 2,439 -62
Logan, UT 1.7% -0.1% 1,367 -34
Ogden, UT 2.0% -0.1% 7,139 -102
Provo, UT 1.8% -0.1% 6,504 -27
St George, UT 2.3% 0.0% 1,919 -5
Salt Lake City, UT 2.1% 0.0% 14,886 -51
Burlington, VT 1.8% -0.1% 2,243 -98
Blacksburg, VA 2.6% 0.0% 2,431 20
Charlottesville, VA 2.5% 0.0% 2,996 -31
Harrisonburg, VA 2.6% 0.0% 1,706 3
Lynchburg, VA 3.1% 0.0% 3,652 7
Richmond, VA 3.0% -0.1% 20,368 -212
Roanoke, VA 2.8% 0.0% 4,244 -31
Staunton, VA 2.6% 0.0% 1,541 24
Virginia Beach, VA 3.3% 0.0% 27,066 -199
Winchester, VA 2.3% 0.0% 1,719 -10
Bellingham, WA 4.5% -0.2% 5,344 -189
Bremerton, WA 4.0% -0.1% 5,243 -157
Kennewick, WA 5.0% -0.1% 7,596 -205
Longview, WA 5.3% -0.1% 2,613 -63
Mount Vernon, WA 5.0% -0.2% 3,166 -107
Olympia, WA 4.2% -0.2% 6,305 -202
Seattle, WA 3.1% 0.0% 68,776 -1,421
Spokane, WA 4.4% -0.1% 12,980 -350
Walla Walla, WA 4.0% -0.1% 1,345 -41
Wenatchee, WA 4.4% -0.1% 2,954 -97
Yakima, WA 6.0% -0.1% 7,949 -241
Beckley, WV 4.0% 0.2% 1,859 68
Charleston, WV 3.8% 0.0% 3,528 74
Huntington, WV 4.0% 0.1% 5,849 118
Morgantown, WV 3.3% 0.1% 2,404 55
Parkersburg, WV 4.0% 0.0% 1,590 15
Wheeling, WV 4.5% 0.1% 2,801 57
Appleton, WI 2.4% 0.0% 3,256 114
Eau Claire, WI 2.8% 0.1% 2,602 48
Fond du Lac, WI 2.5% 0.1% 1,453 36
Green Bay, WI 2.7% 0.1% 4,665 190
Janesville, WI 3.6% 0.1% 3,084 14
La Crosse, WI 2.3% 0.0% 1,778 24
Madison, WI 2.2% 0.0% 8,867 127
Milwaukee, WI 3.4% 0.0% 28,126 -119
Oshkosh, WI 2.5% 0.0% 2,358 54
Racine, WI 3.8% 0.1% 3,703 60
Sheboygan, WI 2.4% 0.1% 1,491 21
Wausau, WI 2.4% 0.0% 1,823 45
Casper, WY 4.1% -0.1% 1,585 -47
Cheyenne, WY 3.0% 0.0% 1,515 0