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San Angelo, Texas Unemployment

The BLS reported that the unemployment rate for San Angelo fell 0.1 percentage points in November 2022 to 3.3%. For the same month, the metro unemployment rate was 0.7 percentage points lower than the Texas rate. The unemployment rate in San Angelo peaked in April 2020 at 9.7% and is now 6.4 percentage points lower. From a post peak low of 3.3% in September 2022, the unemployment rate has now grown by 0.0 percentage points. You can also compare San Angelo unemployment with unemployment in other cities.

Unemployment Rate November 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
National 3.6% -0.1 -0.6
Texas 4.0% 0.0 -0.9
San Angelo 3.3% -0.1 -0.9
Note: Metro level data is now seasonally adjusted.1 All comparisons are made with November 2022 data as December 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 3,269 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 November 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
San Angelo 1,826 -5 -494

Number of Unemployed Persons

San Angelo, Texas Unemployment History

Date National
Unemployment Rate
Texas
Unemployment Rate
San Angelo
Unemployment Rate
San Angelo
Unemployed
December
2022
3.5%
November
2022
3.6% 4.0% 3.3% 1,826
October
2022
3.7% 4.0% 3.4% 1,831
September
2022
3.5% 4.0% 3.3% 1,829
August
2022
3.7% 4.1% 3.4% 1,860
July
2022
3.5% 4.0% 3.4% 1,886
June
2022
3.6% 4.1% 3.5% 1,932
May
2022
3.6% 4.2% 3.6% 1,987
April
2022
3.6% 4.3% 3.7% 2,049
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

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.