Unemployment rates decline in 323 metropolitan areas over the year ending July 2018
Unemployment rates were lower in July 2018 than a year earlier in 323 of the 388 metropolitan areas, higher in 41 areas, and unchanged in 24 areas. Fifty-three areas had jobless rates of less than 3.0 percent and 2 areas had rates of at least 10.0 percent. The national unemployment rate was 4.1 percent in July, not seasonally adjusted, down from 4.6 percent a year earlier.
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics