North Carolina Unemployment Level Heat Map - August 2022

Over 15% 10-15% 8-10% 6-8% 4-6% 2-4% 0-2%
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Unemployment Rates for Selected Locations in North Carolina

Place NameCurrent RatePrevious Month Rate6 Months Ago1 Year Ago
Alamance County, NC
4.20% 3.70%3.70%5.30%
Alexander County, NC
3.60% 3.20%3.10%4.40%
Alleghany County, NC
4.10% 3.80%3.80%4.60%
Anson County, NC
5.30% 4.70%5.10%6.50%
Apex, NC
3.00% 2.70%2.50%3.00%
Ashe County, NC
3.80% 3.20%3.20%4.10%
Asheboro, NC
4.30% 3.80%3.60%5.90%
Asheville, NC
3.30% 3.10%3.10%4.80%
Avery County, NC
3.60% 3.30%3.30%4.00%
Beaufort County, NC
4.30% 3.80%3.80%5.20%
Bertie County, NC
5.40% 4.90%5.00%6.50%
Bladen County, NC
5.00% 4.50%5.00%6.20%
Brunswick County, NC
5.20% 4.60%5.30%6.00%
Buncombe County, NC
3.30% 3.00%3.10%4.30%
Burke County, NC
3.90% 3.30%3.40%4.70%
Burlington, NC
4.40% 3.90%4.50%5.80%
Cabarrus County, NC
3.70% 3.30%3.40%4.60%
Caldwell County, NC
4.10% 3.60%3.70%5.10%
Camden County, NC
3.80% 3.50%3.20%4.30%
Carteret County, NC
3.60% 3.30%3.50%4.20%
Cary, NC
3.00% 2.60%2.50%3.60%
Caswell County, NC
4.40% 3.90%4.20%5.80%
Catawba County, NC
3.80% 3.40%3.50%4.90%
Chapel Hill, NC
4.00% 3.40%2.90%4.70%
Charlotte, NC
4.00% 3.50%4.00%5.30%
Chatham County, NC
3.40% 2.90%2.80%3.90%
Cherokee County, NC
4.60% 3.80%3.90%5.20%
Chowan County, NC
4.40% 3.90%3.90%5.20%
Clay County, NC
4.60% 4.00%3.80%5.40%
Cleveland County, NC
4.40% 4.00%4.10%5.60%
Columbus County, NC
5.10% 4.60%5.30%6.50%
Concord, NC
3.80% 3.40%3.70%5.00%
Cornelius, NC
3.00% 2.90%3.60%4.00%
Craven County, NC
4.10% 3.60%3.60%4.90%
Cumberland County, NC
5.90% 5.30%5.70%7.40%
Currituck County, NC
3.60% 3.20%3.60%4.00%
Dare County, NC
3.80% 3.90%7.00%4.60%
Davidson County, NC
3.90% 3.40%3.50%4.80%
Davie County, NC
3.70% 3.30%3.30%4.50%
Duplin County, NC
4.10% 3.60%3.40%4.90%
Durham, NC
3.50% 3.10%3.20%4.40%
Durham County, NC
3.50% 3.00%3.10%4.40%
Edgecombe County, NC
8.00% 7.20%7.70%8.80%
Fayetteville, NC
6.40% 5.70%6.20%8.00%
Forsyth County, NC
4.20% 3.70%3.80%5.30%
Franklin County, NC
4.10% 3.60%3.80%5.00%
Garner, NC
3.40% 3.30%3.50%4.50%
Gaston County, NC
4.10% 3.80%4.10%5.40%
Gastonia, NC
4.40% 4.30%4.80%6.10%
Gates County, NC
3.80% 3.40%3.10%4.50%
Goldsboro, NC
6.40% 5.60%5.80%8.30%
Graham County, NC
5.70% 5.30%7.00%6.60%
Granville County, NC
3.50% 3.10%3.10%4.30%
Greene County, NC
3.50% 3.20%3.30%4.30%
Greensboro, NC
4.80% 4.30%4.60%6.40%
Greenville, NC
5.00% 4.40%4.20%6.10%
Guilford County, NC
4.60% 4.10%4.40%6.10%
Halifax County, NC
6.50% 5.80%6.20%7.70%
Harnett County, NC
4.60% 4.10%4.20%5.70%
Haywood County, NC
3.50% 3.10%3.30%4.40%
Henderson County, NC
3.50% 3.10%3.10%4.30%
Hertford County, NC
5.80% 5.10%5.10%7.40%
Hickory, NC
4.00% 3.50%3.70%5.20%
High Point, NC
5.00% 4.30%5.00%6.70%
Hoke County, NC
5.60% 4.90%5.20%6.80%
Holly Springs, NC
3.10% 2.80%2.60%3.30%
Huntersville, NC
3.00% 2.70%2.80%3.70%
Hyde County, NC
4.90% 5.10%8.00%5.40%
Indian Trail, NC
3.70% 3.40%2.90%4.30%
Iredell County, NC
3.80% 3.40%3.50%4.90%
Jackson County, NC
4.00% 3.60%3.80%5.00%
Jacksonville, NC
5.90% 5.30%4.60%7.00%
Johnston County, NC
3.70% 3.30%3.20%4.50%
Jones County, NC
3.60% 3.30%3.20%4.30%
Kannapolis, NC
4.10% 3.60%4.30%5.50%
Kinston, NC
5.80% 5.10%5.50%7.30%
Lee County, NC
4.50% 4.20%4.40%5.70%
Lenoir County, NC
4.10% 3.70%3.90%5.30%
Lincoln County, NC
3.50% 3.10%3.20%4.30%
Macon County, NC
3.80% 3.40%3.40%4.40%
Madison County, NC
3.80% 3.30%3.30%4.60%
Martin County, NC
4.90% 4.40%4.30%5.80%
Matthews, NC
3.50% 3.20%3.20%4.00%
McDowell County, NC
3.90% 3.40%3.30%4.70%
Mecklenburg County, NC
3.90% 3.50%3.90%5.10%
Mint Hill, NC
3.70% 3.50%3.40%4.30%
Mitchell County, NC
4.60% 4.10%4.40%5.40%
Monroe, NC
4.00% 3.60%3.50%5.40%
Montgomery County, NC
4.10% 3.60%3.60%5.10%
Moore County, NC
4.10% 3.70%3.50%5.00%
Mooresville, NC
4.00% 3.70%3.80%5.10%
Nash County, NC
5.80% 5.20%5.20%6.70%
New Bern, NC
3.70% 3.30%3.60%5.10%
New Hanover County, NC
3.60% 3.20%3.30%4.50%
Northampton County, NC
5.20% 4.60%5.10%6.40%
Onslow County, NC
4.70% 4.20%4.00%5.80%
Orange County, NC
3.30% 2.90%2.60%4.00%
Pamlico County, NC
4.00% 3.60%3.50%4.60%
Pasquotank County, NC
4.80% 4.20%4.40%5.70%
Pender County, NC
3.80% 3.30%3.30%4.50%
Perquimans County, NC
4.90% 4.30%4.50%5.60%
Person County, NC
4.10% 3.70%3.90%5.20%
Pitt County, NC
4.60% 4.00%3.90%5.60%
Polk County, NC
4.10% 3.70%3.90%5.10%
Raleigh, NC
3.60% 3.30%3.30%4.80%
Randolph County, NC
4.00% 3.50%3.50%5.00%
Richmond County, NC
6.10% 5.50%6.30%7.50%
Robeson County, NC
6.60% 5.90%6.40%8.10%
Rockingham County, NC
4.60% 4.10%4.30%5.80%
Rocky Mount, NC
8.50% 7.80%8.30%9.70%
Rowan County, NC
4.10% 3.60%3.80%5.20%
Rutherford County, NC
5.60% 5.00%5.30%6.90%
Salisbury, NC
5.50% 5.10%4.70%7.30%
Sampson County, NC
4.20% 3.60%3.60%5.00%
Sanford, NC
4.90% 4.10%4.90%6.20%
Scotland County, NC
7.90% 7.30%8.00%10.00%
Stanly County, NC
3.60% 3.30%3.30%4.70%
Statesville, NC
4.90% 4.20%4.30%7.20%
Stokes County, NC
3.70% 3.20%3.20%4.40%
Surry County, NC
3.90% 3.40%3.30%4.70%
Swain County, NC
3.50% 3.30%3.70%4.30%
Thomasville, NC
4.60% 4.00%4.90%6.40%
Transylvania County, NC
3.70% 3.30%3.30%4.40%
Tyrrell County, NC
5.00% 4.90%7.30%6.00%
Union County, NC
3.50% 3.10%3.00%4.30%
Vance County, NC
6.80% 6.20%6.60%8.40%
Wake County, NC
3.40% 3.00%3.00%4.20%
Wake Forest, NC
3.20% 2.90%2.80%3.80%
Warren County, NC
7.00% 6.20%6.80%7.80%
Washington County, NC
5.80% 5.20%5.80%6.90%
Watauga County, NC
3.60% 3.30%2.70%4.30%
Wayne County, NC
4.40% 4.00%3.90%5.40%
Wilkes County, NC
4.30% 3.80%3.60%5.10%
Wilmington, NC
4.00% 3.50%3.40%4.80%
Wilson, NC
7.10% 6.50%6.60%8.60%
Wilson County, NC
6.10% 5.60%5.60%7.30%
Winston-Salem, NC
4.60% 4.00%4.10%5.90%
Yadkin County, NC
3.70% 3.30%3.20%4.40%
Yancey County, NC
3.90% 3.50%3.50%4.70%