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San Angelo, Texas Unemployment

The BLS reported that the unemployment rate for San Angelo fell 0.2 percentage points in April 2022 to 3.7%. For the same month, the metro unemployment rate was 0.6 percentage points lower than the Texas rate. The unemployment rate in San Angelo peaked in April 2020 at 9.7% and is now 6.0 percentage points lower. You can also compare San Angelo unemployment with unemployment in other cities.

Unemployment Rate April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
National 3.6% 0.0 -2.4
Texas 4.3% -0.1 -1.9
San Angelo 3.7% -0.2 -1.6
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: San Angelo, Texas, National

San Angelo, Texas monthly unemployment rate chart

Note: Recessions shown in gray.

San Angelo, Texas Unemployed

The number of people unemployed in San Angelo peaked in May 2020 at 5,095. There are now 3,045 fewer people unemployed in the metropolitan area. San Angelo employment and jobs data (including jobs lost/gained in San Angelo, Texas) is also available.

Unemployed Persons April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
San Angelo 2,050 -82 -860

Number of Unemployed Persons

San Angelo, Texas Unemployment History

Date National
Unemployment Rate
Texas
Unemployment Rate
San Angelo
Unemployment Rate
San Angelo
Unemployed
May
2022
3.6%
April
2022
3.6% 4.3% 3.7% 2,050
March
2022
3.6% 4.4% 3.9% 2,132
February
2022
3.8% 4.7% 4.1% 2,230
January
2022
4.0% 4.8% 4.1% 2,266
December
2021
3.9% 4.8% 4.3% 2,329
November
2021
4.2% 4.9% 4.2% 2,320
October
2021
4.6% 5.0% 4.3% 2,329
September
2021
4.7% 5.1% 4.4% 2,394
August
2021
5.2% 5.4% 4.5% 2,481
July
2021
5.4% 5.6% 4.7% 2,581
June
2021
5.9% 5.9% 4.9% 2,686

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.