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Area (Links provide news releases) 
Back data 
Apr 2023 
Feb 2024 
Mar 2024 
Apr 2024 
Apr 2023 to Apr 2024 


Net change 
Percent change 

166,688  
(r)62,682.7  63,227.6  63,293.2  63,379.3  (r)696.6  (r)1.1  
South Atlantic 
(r)33,309.4  33,637.0  33,662.4  33,688.6  (r)379.2  (r)1.1  
Delaware 
(r)504.4  508.2  507.0  (p)506.2  (p)(r)1.9  (p)(r)0.4  
District of Columbia 
(r)395.7  404.6  406.8  (p)408.2  (p)(r)12.5  (p)(r)3.2  
Florida 
(r)10,947.4  11,089.5  11,097.3  (p)11,095.4  (p)(r)147.9  (p)(r)1.4  
Georgia 
(r)5,290.5  5,335.1  5,343.5  (p)5,357.1  (p)(r)66.6  (p)(r)1.3  
Maryland 
(r)3,174.3  3,191.1  3,193.4  (p)3,201.6  (p)(r)27.3  (p)(r)0.9  
North Carolina 
(r)5,219.4  5,255.8  5,260.1  (p)5,262.5  (p)(r)43.1  (p)(r)0.8  
South Carolina 
(r)2,442.7  2,472.6  2,477.6  (p)2,484.2  (p)(r)41.6  (p)(r)1.7  
Virginia 
(r)4,547.6  4,591.5  4,588.7  (p)4,584.4  (p)(r)36.8  (p)(r)0.8  
West Virginia 
(r)781.9  790.5  790.5  (p)789.6  (p)(r)7.7  (p)(r)1.0  
East South Central 
(r)8,936.8  8,971.0  8,986.9  9,003.7  (r)66.9  (r)0.7  
Alabama 
(r)2,295.3  2,328.0  2,331.8  (p)2,335.5  (p)(r)40.2  (p)(r)1.8  
Kentucky 
(r)2,027.0  2,024.6  2,027.7  (p)2,033.8  (p)(r)6.8  (p)(r)0.3  
Mississippi 
(r)1,231.1  1,229.5  1,229.5  (p)1,230.2  (p)(r)0.9  (p)(r)0.1  
Tennessee 
(r)3,383.0  3,389.5  3,398.3  (p)3,404.4  (p)(r)21.4  (p)(r)0.6  
Footnotes 

Source: Local Area Unemployment Statistics 
Area (Links provide news releases) 
Back data 
Apr 2023 
Feb 2024 
Mar 2024 
Apr 2024 
Apr 2023 to Apr 2024 


Net change 
Percent change 

5,657  
(r)2,006.8  2,164.1  2,181.7  2,196.6  (r)189.9  (r)9.5  
South Atlantic 
(r)963.8  1,058.9  1,067.7  1,081.5  (r)117.6  (r)12.2  
Delaware 
(r)19.3  20.3  20.0  (p)19.8  (p)(r)0.4  (p)(r)2.3  
District of Columbia 
(r)19.4  20.8  21.0  (p)21.3  (p)(r)1.9  (p)(r)9.8  
Florida 
(r)300.4  345.2  353.1  (p)361.0  (p)(r)60.6  (p)(r)20.2  
Georgia 
(r)168.0  163.5  163.5  (p)165.5  (p)(r)2.5  (p)(r)1.5  
Maryland 
(r)58.9  76.2  80.2  (p)84.6  (p)(r)25.7  (p)(r)43.6  
North Carolina 
(r)172.2  184.5  185.5  (p)186.7  (p)(r)14.5  (p)(r)8.4  
South Carolina 
(r)70.9  76.4  77.9  (p)79.8  (p)(r)8.9  (p)(r)12.5  
Virginia 
(r)123.4  139.7  134.2  (p)129.3  (p)(r)5.9  (p)(r)4.8  
West Virginia 
(r)27.4  34.1  34.3  (p)33.6  (p)(r)6.1  (p)(r)22.4  
East South Central 
(r)278.2  307.5  307.4  306.5  (r)28.3  (r)10.2  
Alabama 
(r)52.0  69.1  70.9  (p)72.1  (p)(r)20.1  (p)(r)38.6  
Kentucky 
(r)81.5  88.6  90.7  (p)93.1  (p)(r)11.6  (p)(r)14.2  
Mississippi 
(r)38.1  37.9  37.0  (p)35.0  (p)(r)3.1  (p)(r)8.2  
Tennessee 
(r)106.4  112.5  109.2  (p)106.5  (p)(r)0.1  (p)(r)0.1  
Footnotes 

Source: Local Area Unemployment Statistics 
Area (Links provide news releases) 
Back data 
Apr 2023 
Feb 2024 
Mar 2024 
Apr 2024 
Net change Apr 2023 to Apr 2024 

3.4  
(r)3.2  3.4  3.4  3.5  (r)0.3  
South Atlantic 
(r)2.9  3.1  3.2  3.2  (r)0.3  
Delaware 
(r)3.8  4.0  3.9  (p)3.9  (p)(r)0.1  
District of Columbia 
(r)4.9  5.1  5.2  (p)5.2  (p)(r)0.3  
Florida 
(r)2.7  3.1  3.2  (p)3.3  (p)(r)0.6  
Georgia 
(r)3.2  3.1  3.1  (p)3.1  (p)(r)0.1  
Maryland 
(r)1.9  2.4  2.5  (p)2.6  (p)(r)0.7  
North Carolina 
(r)3.3  3.5  3.5  (p)3.5  (p)(r)0.2  
South Carolina 
(r)2.9  3.1  3.1  (p)3.2  (p)(r)0.3  
Virginia 
(r)2.7  3.0  2.9  (p)2.8  (p)(r)0.1  
West Virginia 
(r)3.5  4.3  4.3  (p)4.3  (p)(r)0.8  
East South Central 
(r)3.1  3.4  3.4  3.4  (r)0.3  
Alabama 
(r)2.3  3.0  3.0  (p)3.1  (p)(r)0.8  
Kentucky 
(r)4.0  4.4  4.5  (p)4.6  (p)(r)0.6  
Mississippi 
(r)3.1  3.1  3.0  (p)2.8  (p)(r)0.3  
Tennessee 
(r)3.1  3.3  3.2  (p)3.1  (p)(r)0.0  
Footnotes 

Source: Local Area Unemployment Statistics 
Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) (news release) 
Back data 
Apr 2023 
Feb 2024 
Mar 2024 
Apr 2024 
Net change Apr 2023 to Apr 2024 

Alabama 

AnnistonOxfordJacksonville 
(t)2.0  3.8  3.3  (p)2.9  (p)(t)0.9  
AuburnOpelika 
(t)1.6  3.1  2.9  (p)2.5  (p)(t)0.9  
BirminghamHoover 
(t)1.6  3.1  2.8  (p)2.4  (p)(t)0.8  
DaphneFairhopeFoley 
(t)1.6  3.2  2.9  (p)2.5  (p)(t)0.9  
Decatur 
(t)1.4  2.7  2.5  (p)2.2  (p)(t)0.8  
Dothan 
(t)1.8  3.5  3.1  (p)2.7  (p)(t)0.9  
FlorenceMuscle Shoals 
(t)1.9  3.5  3.1  (p)2.7  (p)(t)0.8  
Gadsden 
(t)1.9  3.9  3.5  (p)3.0  (p)(t)1.1  
Huntsville 
(t)1.5  2.8  2.6  (p)2.2  (p)(t)0.7  
Mobile 
(t)2.2  4.4  3.9  (p)3.3  (p)(t)1.1  
Montgomery 
(t)1.9  3.4  3.0  (p)2.6  (p)(t)0.7  
Tuscaloosa 
(t)1.7  3.3  2.9  (p)2.5  (p)(t)0.8  
Florida 

Cape CoralFort Myers 
(t)2.6  3.3  3.4  (p)3.3  (p)(t)0.7  
CrestviewFort Walton BeachDestin 
(t)2.1  3.0  3.1  (p)2.9  (p)(t)0.8  
DeltonaDaytona BeachOrmond Beach 
(t)2.7  3.7  3.7  (p)3.6  (p)(t)0.9  
Gainesville 
(t)2.5  3.4  3.7  (p)3.3  (p)(t)0.8  
Homosassa Springs 
(t)3.6  5.2  5.1  (p)4.9  (p)(t)1.3  
Jacksonville 
(t)2.5  3.3  3.4  (p)3.2  (p)(t)0.7  
LakelandWinter Haven 
(t)3.0  3.9  4.1  (p)3.9  (p)(t)0.9  
MiamiFort LauderdaleWest Palm Beach 
(t)2.1  2.5  2.7  (p)2.7  (p)(t)0.6  
Fort LauderdalePompano BeachDeerfield Beach(1) 
(t)2.4  3.1  3.2  (p)3.1  (p)(t)0.7  
MiamiMiami BeachKendall(1) 
(r)1.8  1.6  2.0  (p)2.1  (p)(r)0.3  
West Palm BeachBoca RatonDelray Beach(1) 
(t)2.4  3.2  3.3  (p)3.2  (p)(t)0.8  
NaplesImmokaleeMarco Island 
(t)2.2  3.0  3.1  (p)2.9  (p)(t)0.7  
North PortSarasotaBradenton 
(t)2.4  3.4  3.4  (p)3.3  (p)(t)0.9  
Ocala 
(t)3.0  4.1  4.2  (p)4.0  (p)(t)1.0  
OrlandoKissimmeeSanford 
(t)2.4  3.2  3.3  (p)3.2  (p)(t)0.8  
Palm BayMelbourneTitusville 
(t)2.4  3.3  3.4  (p)3.3  (p)(t)0.9  
Panama City 
(t)2.2  3.2  3.2  (p)3.0  (p)(t)0.8  
PensacolaFerry PassBrent 
(t)2.4  3.4  3.5  (p)3.2  (p)(t)0.8  
Port St. Lucie 
(t)2.7  3.7  3.7  (p)3.6  (p)(t)0.9  
Punta Gorda 
(t)2.7  3.9  3.8  (p)3.7  (p)(t)1.0  
Tallahassee 
(t)2.6  3.3  3.7  (p)3.3  (p)(t)0.7  
TampaSt. PetersburgClearwater 
(t)2.4  3.3  3.4  (p)3.3  (p)(t)0.9  
SebastianVero Beach 
(t)2.8  3.8  3.8  (p)3.7  (p)(t)0.9  
Sebring 
(t)3.3  4.7  4.6  (p)4.6  (p)(t)1.3  
The Villages 
(t)3.2  5.1  4.7  (p)4.7  (p)(t)1.5  
Georgia 

Albany 
(t)3.3  3.6  3.8  (p)3.4  (p)(t)0.1  
AthensClarke County 
(t)2.4  2.9  3.1  (p)2.5  (p)(t)0.1  
AtlantaSandy SpringsRoswell 
(t)2.6  3.0  3.1  (p)2.8  (p)(t)0.2  
AugustaRichmond County, GASC 
(t)3.0  3.8  3.7  (p)3.3  (p)(t)0.3  
Brunswick 
(t)2.4  2.9  3.1  (p)2.6  (p)(t)0.2  
Columbus, GAAL 
(t)3.1  3.7  3.7  (p)3.4  (p)(t)0.3  
Dalton 
(t)4.0  3.6  3.8  (p)3.8  (p)(t)0.2  
Gainesville 
(t)2.0  2.3  2.5  (p)2.0  (p)(t)0.0  
Hinesville 
(t)2.8  3.1  3.2  (p)3.1  (p)(t)0.3  
Macon 
(t)3.2  3.6  3.7  (p)3.4  (p)(t)0.2  
Rome 
(t)3.1  2.9  3.0  (p)3.0  (p)(t)0.1  
Savannah 
(t)2.4  2.7  2.9  (p)2.4  (p)(t)0.0  
Valdosta 
(t)2.9  3.4  3.5  (p)3.0  (p)(t)0.1  
Warner Robins 
(t)2.5  2.9  3.1  (p)2.6  (p)(t)0.1  
Kentucky 

Bowling Green 
(t)3.4  5.0  5.0  (p)4.0  (p)(t)0.6  
ElizabethtownFort Knox 
(t)3.6  5.2  5.1  (p)4.4  (p)(t)0.8  
LexingtonFayette 
(t)2.8  4.2  4.2  (p)3.5  (p)(t)0.7  
Louisville/Jefferson County, KYIN 
(t)3.0  4.5  4.4  (p)3.8  (p)(t)0.8  
Owensboro 
(t)3.9  5.3  5.2  (p)4.4  (p)(t)0.5  
Mississippi 

GulfportBiloxiPascagoula 
(t)2.6  2.7  2.5  (p)1.8  (p)(t)0.8  
Hattiesburg 
(t)2.3  2.4  2.3  (p)1.6  (p)(t)0.7  
Jackson 
(t)2.3  2.4  2.3  (p)1.6  (p)(t)0.7  
North Carolina 

Asheville 
(t)2.3  3.1  3.0  (p)2.7  (p)(t)0.4  
Burlington 
(t)2.9  3.5  3.7  (p)3.3  (p)(t)0.4  
CharlotteConcordGastonia, NCSC 
(t)2.7  3.6  3.6  (p)3.2  (p)(t)0.5  
DurhamChapel Hill 
(t)2.6  3.2  3.3  (p)2.9  (p)(t)0.3  
Fayetteville 
(t)4.0  4.9  4.8  (p)4.3  (p)(t)0.3  
Goldsboro 
(t)3.2  3.8  3.8  (p)3.5  (p)(t)0.3  
GreensboroHigh Point 
(t)3.3  4.1  4.2  (p)3.7  (p)(t)0.4  
Greenville 
(t)3.3  4.0  4.1  (p)3.6  (p)(t)0.3  
HickoryLenoirMorganton 
(t)2.7  3.6  3.6  (p)3.2  (p)(t)0.5  
Jacksonville 
(t)3.4  4.3  4.3  (p)3.8  (p)(t)0.4  
New Bern 
(t)3.0  3.6  3.5  (p)3.1  (p)(t)0.1  
Raleigh 
(t)2.6  3.3  3.3  (p)3.0  (p)(t)0.4  
Rocky Mount 
(t)4.3  5.1  5.0  (p)4.5  (p)(t)0.2  
Wilmington 
(t)2.6  3.3  3.3  (p)2.8  (p)(t)0.2  
WinstonSalem 
(t)2.9  3.6  3.7  (p)3.3  (p)(t)0.4  
South Carolina 

CharlestonNorth Charleston 
(t)1.9  3.1  2.8  (p)2.4  (p)(t)0.5  
Columbia 
(t)2.1  3.4  3.2  (p)2.8  (p)(t)0.7  
Florence 
(t)2.3  3.7  3.5  (p)3.0  (p)(t)0.7  
GreenvilleAndersonMauldin 
(t)2.1  3.4  3.1  (p)2.7  (p)(t)0.6  
Hilton Head IslandBlufftonBeaufort 
(t)2.0  3.6  3.2  (p)2.6  (p)(t)0.6  
Myrtle BeachConwayNorth Myrtle Beach, SCNC 
(t)2.8  4.6  4.1  (p)3.3  (p)(t)0.5  
Spartanburg 
(t)2.4  3.6  3.3  (p)2.8  (p)(t)0.4  
Sumter 
(t)2.9  4.5  4.1  (p)3.5  (p)(t)0.6  
Tennessee 

Chattanooga, TNGA 
(t)2.6  2.7  2.9  (p)2.5  (p)(t)0.1  
Clarksville, TNKY 
(t)3.4  3.8  3.9  (p)3.5  (p)(t)0.1  
Cleveland 
(t)3.0  2.9  3.4  (p)2.8  (p)(t)0.2  
Jackson 
(t)2.7  2.8  3.0  (p)2.7  (p)(t)0.0  
Johnson City 
(t)2.8  2.8  2.9  (p)2.7  (p)(t)0.1  
KingsportBristolBristol, TNVA 
(t)2.8  3.1  3.0  (p)2.8  (p)(t)0.0  
Knoxville 
(t)2.4  2.6  2.7  (p)2.5  (p)(t)0.1  
Memphis, TNMSAR 
(t)3.3  3.5  3.7  (p)3.3  (p)(t)0.0  
Morristown 
(t)2.8  3.2  3.0  (p)2.8  (p)(t)0.0  
NashvilleDavidsonMurfreesboroFranklin 
(t)2.2  2.2  2.4  (p)2.2  (p)(t)0.0  
Footnotes 

Source: Local Area Unemployment Statistics 
Area (news release) 
Back data 
Apr 2023 
Feb 2024 
Mar 2024 
Apr 2024 
Apr 2023 to Apr 2024 


Net change 
Percent change 

155,484  157,796  (p)158,111  (p)158,286  (p)2,802  (p)1.8  
Alabama 
2,156.1  2,186.5  2,193.5  (p)2,202.6  (p)46.5  (p)2.2  
Delaware 
481.9  487.9  488.3  (p)490.4  (p)8.5  (p)1.8  
District of Columbia 
767.3  769.9  768.7  (p)769.1  (p)1.8  (p)0.2  
Florida 
9,709.1  9,888.7  9,904.3  (p)9,949.6  (p)240.5  (p)2.5  
Georgia 
4,897.5  4,933.3  4,951.9  (p)4,967.4  (p)69.9  (p)1.4  
Kentucky 
2,012.2  2,027.5  2,034.2  (p)2,034.7  (p)22.5  (p)1.1  
Maryland 
2,747.0  2,743.6  2,744.0  (p)2,751.8  (p)4.8  (p)0.2  
Mississippi 
1,179.4  1,185.4  1,190.3  (p)1,189.7  (p)10.3  (p)0.9  
North Carolina 
4,926.5  4,977.5  4,977.7  (p)4,987.9  (p)61.4  (p)1.2  
South Carolina 
2,290.8  2,351.2  2,360.0  (p)2,368.1  (p)77.3  (p)3.4  
Tennessee 
3,317.2  3,318.7  3,327.9  (p)3,333.0  (p)15.8  (p)0.5  
Virginia 
4,156.6  4,211.8  4,230.0  (p)4,233.4  (p)76.8  (p)1.8  
West Virginia 
708.2  721.6  720.0  (p)719.6  (p)11.4  (p)1.6  
Footnotes 

Source: Current Employment Statistics  National  State and Metropolitan Area 