North Carolina Unemployment Level Heat Map - March 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
3.30% 3.60%5.00%6.10%
Alexander County
2.80% 3.10%4.30%5.40%
Alleghany County
3.20% 3.30%4.80%6.50%
Anson County
4.70% 5.30%6.10%7.40%
Apex
2.10% 2.20%3.10%4.30%
Ashe County
2.60% 2.80%4.10%5.10%
Asheboro
3.80% 4.20%5.80%7.50%
Asheville
2.90% 3.30%4.70%6.00%
Avery County
2.60% 2.70%3.90%5.60%
Beaufort County
3.40% 3.60%4.80%5.90%
Bertie County
4.10% 4.50%6.10%6.30%
Bladen County
4.20% 4.50%5.70%6.70%
Brunswick County
4.40% 4.50%6.10%7.50%
Buncombe County
2.80% 3.00%4.50%5.70%
Burke County
3.10% 3.40%4.60%5.80%
Burlington
3.90% 4.10%5.60%6.90%
Cabarrus County
3.10% 3.30%4.40%5.70%
Caldwell County
3.30% 3.60%5.10%6.50%
Camden County
2.70% 2.80%4.10%5.20%
Carteret County
2.90% 3.10%4.10%5.20%
Cary
2.10% 2.40%3.50%4.30%
Caswell County
3.50% 4.10%5.50%6.70%
Catawba County
3.10% 3.50%4.70%5.90%
Chapel Hill
2.60% 2.80%4.00%5.00%
Charlotte
3.60% 3.90%5.10%6.40%
Chatham County
2.50% 2.70%3.90%4.70%
Cherokee County
3.40% 3.70%5.30%6.60%
Chowan County
3.50% 3.70%5.00%6.00%
Clay County
3.30% 3.60%5.10%6.50%
Cleveland County
3.70% 4.10%5.40%6.70%
Columbus County
4.80% 5.00%6.20%7.90%
Concord
3.20% 3.60%4.70%5.90%
Cornelius
3.10% 3.10%3.50%5.30%
Craven County
3.30% 3.60%4.80%6.10%
Cumberland County
5.10% 5.60%6.90%8.40%
Currituck County
2.70% 2.80%4.10%5.20%
Dare County
3.70% 3.50%4.60%7.30%
Davidson County
3.10% 3.40%4.60%6.00%
Davie County
3.00% 3.20%4.40%5.30%
Duplin County
3.10% 3.30%4.60%5.40%
Durham
2.90% 3.20%4.30%5.70%
Durham County
2.80% 3.10%4.30%5.60%
Edgecombe County
6.50% 7.20%8.20%9.70%
Fayetteville
5.60% 6.20%7.60%9.10%
Forsyth County
3.40% 3.80%5.00%6.30%
Franklin County
3.40% 3.70%4.90%6.10%
Garner
3.20% 3.10%4.30%5.90%
Gaston County
3.70% 4.10%5.30%6.60%
Gastonia
4.40% 4.70%6.10%7.80%
Gates County
2.90% 3.10%4.60%5.60%
Goldsboro
4.90% 5.70%7.60%9.20%
Graham County
5.00% 4.90%6.50%8.90%
Granville County
2.80% 3.10%4.10%5.00%
Greene County
2.80% 3.10%4.00%5.20%
Greensboro
4.20% 4.60%6.00%7.60%
Greenville
3.80% 4.10%5.50%6.70%
Guilford County
4.00% 4.40%5.70%7.10%
Halifax County
5.40% 5.90%7.10%8.60%
Harnett County
3.80% 4.10%5.50%6.70%
Haywood County
2.90% 3.10%4.50%5.70%
Henderson County
2.80% 3.00%4.30%5.30%
Hertford County
4.60% 5.00%6.70%7.30%
Hickory
3.50% 3.70%4.70%5.80%
High Point
4.50% 5.00%6.30%7.60%
Hoke County
4.80% 5.00%6.60%7.80%
Holly Springs
2.30% 2.30%3.60%4.50%
Huntersville
2.60% 2.70%3.80%5.10%
Hyde County
4.90% 4.40%5.10%7.00%
Indian Trail
2.60% 2.80%3.80%4.50%
Iredell County
3.20% 3.50%4.70%5.80%
Jackson County
3.10% 3.30%4.90%5.70%
Jacksonville
4.20% 4.70%6.20%7.30%
Johnston County
2.90% 3.20%4.40%5.40%
Jones County
3.10% 3.30%4.40%5.40%
Kannapolis
3.90% 4.10%5.30%6.70%
Kinston
5.10% 6.00%6.90%8.50%
Lee County
3.80% 4.30%5.50%6.60%
Lenoir County
3.60% 4.00%5.00%6.10%
Lincoln County
2.80% 3.00%4.20%5.30%
Macon County
2.70% 2.90%4.30%5.40%
Madison County
2.90% 3.20%4.50%5.60%
Martin County
3.80% 4.20%5.50%6.60%
Matthews
2.80% 2.80%3.90%4.50%
McDowell County
3.00% 3.40%4.70%5.90%
Mecklenburg County
3.50% 3.80%4.90%6.30%
Mint Hill
2.80% 3.30%3.90%5.50%
Mitchell County
3.70% 3.90%5.40%6.90%
Monroe
3.40% 3.70%5.20%7.10%
Montgomery County
3.10% 3.40%4.80%6.00%
Moore County
3.10% 3.40%4.80%5.80%
Mooresville
3.30% 3.60%4.80%6.30%
Nash County
4.60% 5.20%6.50%7.30%
New Bern
3.60% 3.90%5.40%6.70%
New Hanover County
2.90% 3.10%4.40%5.60%
Northampton County
4.40% 4.70%6.10%7.40%
Onslow County
3.50% 3.90%5.40%6.40%
Orange County
2.40% 2.60%3.70%4.70%
Pamlico County
3.10% 3.40%4.50%5.40%
Pasquotank County
3.70% 4.00%5.40%6.90%
Pender County
2.90% 3.20%4.50%5.60%
Perquimans County
3.80% 3.90%5.30%6.20%
Person County
3.40% 3.80%5.20%6.10%
Pitt County
3.40% 3.70%5.10%6.20%
Polk County
3.60% 3.80%4.60%5.50%
Raleigh
3.10% 3.40%4.50%5.90%
Randolph County
3.20% 3.60%4.90%6.10%
Richmond County
5.50% 6.00%7.20%8.70%
Robeson County
5.60% 6.00%7.30%8.70%
Rockingham County
3.90% 4.30%5.70%7.00%
Rocky Mount
7.10% 7.90%9.30%10.60%
Rowan County
3.30% 3.70%5.00%6.40%
Rutherford County
4.70% 5.00%6.60%7.90%
Salisbury
4.30% 5.20%6.70%9.10%
Sampson County
3.10% 3.40%4.50%5.60%
Sanford
4.50% 4.90%6.20%7.40%
Scotland County
7.00% 7.80%9.40%11.20%
Stanly County
3.10% 3.40%4.50%5.40%
Statesville
4.50% 5.00%6.70%8.20%
Stokes County
2.90% 3.10%4.40%5.60%
Surry County
3.00% 3.30%4.60%5.50%
Swain County
3.00% 3.10%4.40%5.70%
Thomasville
3.90% 4.50%6.00%8.00%
Transylvania County
3.00% 3.20%4.40%5.30%
Tyrrell County
5.00% 5.30%5.70%8.40%
Union County
2.70% 3.00%4.00%5.10%
Vance County
5.90% 6.50%8.10%9.40%
Wake County
2.70% 3.00%4.10%5.20%
Wake Forest
2.30% 2.70%3.90%5.10%
Warren County
5.80% 6.10%7.50%9.10%
Washington County
5.00% 5.30%6.50%7.80%
Watauga County
2.50% 2.70%4.00%4.80%
Wayne County
3.60% 3.90%5.20%6.20%
Wilkes County
3.30% 3.60%4.90%5.80%
Wilmington
3.10% 3.30%4.70%5.80%
Wilson
5.70% 6.30%7.80%8.50%
Wilson County
4.90% 5.40%6.70%7.60%
Winston-Salem
3.80% 4.20%5.50%6.90%
Yadkin County
2.80% 3.10%4.70%5.50%
Yancey County
2.80% 3.10%4.40%5.50%