North Carolina Unemployment Level Heat Map - November 2020

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
6.80% 6.60%12.80%3.40%
Alexander County
6.40% 6.30%20.10%3.10%
Alleghany County
6.30% 6.00%10.40%4.40%
Anson County
8.50% 8.00%8.20%3.90%
Apex
4.90% 4.70%9.10%2.70%
Ashe County
5.10% 5.00%10.50%3.00%
Asheboro
8.40% 8.20%15.90%3.50%
Asheville
8.50% 8.40%20.90%2.70%
Avery County
5.10% 5.00%10.30%3.20%
Beaufort County
6.30% 5.90%8.20%4.20%
Bertie County
6.30% 5.90%6.30%4.30%
Bladen County
6.70% 6.50%8.90%4.50%
Brunswick County
7.80% 7.50%17.30%4.70%
Buncombe County
7.40% 7.50%17.70%2.70%
Burke County
6.60% 6.30%15.40%3.40%
Burlington
8.20% 8.10%14.10%3.60%
Cabarrus County
6.70% 6.60%12.20%3.30%
Caldwell County
7.50% 7.20%16.00%3.70%
Camden County
4.80% 4.60%8.70%3.40%
Carteret County
5.30% 4.90%11.30%3.50%
Cary
4.90% 4.60%8.90%2.80%
Caswell County
7.10% 6.80%14.10%4.20%
Catawba County
7.20% 6.90%18.70%3.30%
Chapel Hill
4.90% 5.00%7.30%3.40%
Charlotte
8.10% 8.00%13.00%3.30%
Chatham County
5.20% 5.00%8.50%3.10%
Cherokee County
6.80% 6.50%11.70%4.00%
Chowan County
5.80% 5.70%7.80%4.20%
Clay County
6.60% 6.40%10.80%4.00%
Cleveland County
7.50% 7.00%12.60%3.70%
Columbus County
8.00% 7.40%10.90%4.50%
Concord
7.30% 7.20%12.90%3.30%
Cornelius
5.30% 4.90%11.80%2.70%
Craven County
6.40% 6.00%10.70%3.60%
Cumberland County
9.40% 9.20%14.80%4.70%
Currituck County
5.20% 4.80%13.30%3.20%
Dare County
6.60% 6.20%24.10%3.40%
Davidson County
6.70% 6.30%13.40%3.40%
Davie County
6.00% 6.10%13.10%3.10%
Duplin County
5.10% 4.90%7.20%3.60%
Durham
6.80% 6.70%10.10%3.10%
Durham County
6.60% 6.50%10.00%3.10%
Edgecombe County
11.20% 10.70%13.30%5.40%
Fayetteville
10.40% 10.10%15.70%5.00%
Forsyth County
7.30% 7.00%12.20%3.40%
Franklin County
6.70% 6.50%11.10%3.60%
Garner
7.00% 6.40%12.00%2.90%
Gaston County
7.70% 7.50%13.70%3.50%
Gastonia
9.60% 9.40%14.50%3.80%
Gates County
5.40% 5.10%7.30%3.70%
Goldsboro
10.30% 10.10%12.50%5.00%
Graham County
7.50% 7.20%13.90%4.50%
Granville County
5.60% 5.40%9.10%3.10%
Greene County
5.80% 5.30%7.70%3.40%
Greensboro
9.00% 9.10%15.30%3.90%
Greenville
7.60% 7.30%10.70%4.10%
Guilford County
8.30% 8.20%14.70%3.70%
Halifax County
9.50% 8.80%11.10%5.50%
Harnett County
7.00% 6.80%12.00%4.10%
Haywood County
6.80% 6.70%14.70%3.00%
Henderson County
6.10% 6.00%13.80%3.00%
Hertford County
6.80% 6.40%6.90%4.50%
Hickory
7.20% 7.30%17.40%3.40%
High Point
9.10% 8.80%16.30%3.70%
Hoke County
8.60% 8.30%13.10%4.70%
Holly Springs
5.20% 5.10%10.50%2.50%
Huntersville
5.80% 5.10%10.90%3.10%
Hyde County
7.70% 7.30%14.40%9.20%
Indian Trail
5.70% 5.30%11.40%3.10%
Iredell County
6.80% 6.50%14.10%3.30%
Jackson County
5.80% 6.10%11.60%3.50%
Jacksonville
7.60% 7.50%12.30%5.30%
Johnston County
6.10% 6.00%10.80%3.30%
Jones County
5.50% 5.30%8.60%3.60%
Kannapolis
8.50% 8.30%14.00%3.70%
Kinston
9.10% 8.80%8.20%4.30%
Lee County
7.40% 7.10%13.90%4.00%
Lenoir County
6.20% 5.90%6.90%3.50%
Lincoln County
6.00% 5.80%12.70%3.20%
Macon County
5.80% 5.80%11.30%3.30%
Madison County
6.20% 6.10%12.70%3.30%
Martin County
7.10% 6.60%8.50%4.50%
Matthews
5.10% 5.10%10.60%3.00%
McDowell County
6.10% 5.80%11.70%4.20%
Mecklenburg County
7.80% 7.60%12.80%3.30%
Mint Hill
5.60% 5.40%11.50%3.20%
Mitchell County
6.80% 6.40%12.50%4.10%
Monroe
7.70% 7.70%11.20%3.40%
Montgomery County
6.60% 6.20%10.30%3.80%
Moore County
6.20% 6.00%12.80%3.50%
Mooresville
7.60% 7.40%16.30%3.50%
Nash County
8.50% 8.20%12.50%4.40%
New Bern
7.60% 7.30%11.60%3.80%
New Hanover County
6.50% 6.40%15.10%3.10%
Northampton County
7.20% 6.60%7.50%4.80%
Onslow County
6.60% 6.30%12.00%4.30%
Orange County
5.00% 4.90%8.20%2.90%
Pamlico County
5.40% 5.20%8.40%3.40%
Pasquotank County
6.50% 6.40%11.30%4.10%
Pender County
6.00% 5.80%12.50%3.50%
Perquimans County
6.00% 5.70%10.00%4.70%
Person County
6.90% 6.60%12.80%3.90%
Pitt County
7.00% 6.60%9.70%3.80%
Polk County
5.60% 5.20%10.50%3.50%
Raleigh
7.00% 6.90%12.40%3.20%
Randolph County
6.70% 6.40%14.80%3.40%
Richmond County
9.10% 8.80%11.70%5.10%
Robeson County
9.20% 8.90%10.20%5.00%
Rockingham County
7.70% 7.50%15.50%4.00%
Rocky Mount
12.50% 12.10%16.00%5.60%
Rowan County
7.30% 7.00%14.20%3.60%
Rutherford County
8.30% 8.00%14.00%4.50%
Salisbury
10.30% 9.50%15.10%4.50%
Sampson County
5.40% 5.30%7.20%3.50%
Sanford
8.00% 8.10%14.00%4.20%
Scotland County
12.00% 11.50%14.20%6.30%
Stanly County
5.70% 5.40%9.90%3.50%
Statesville
10.70% 10.10%16.80%3.90%
Stokes County
5.90% 5.60%10.80%3.30%
Surry County
5.90% 5.70%12.70%3.50%
Swain County
5.80% 5.70%14.60%3.20%
Thomasville
9.40% 9.00%16.90%4.10%
Transylvania County
5.30% 5.00%10.50%3.40%
Tyrrell County
7.60% 6.50%14.40%5.20%
Union County
5.70% 5.50%10.20%3.10%
Vance County
10.10% 9.50%12.30%5.40%
Wake County
6.10% 6.00%11.00%3.00%
Wake Forest
5.30% 5.90%10.90%3.20%
Warren County
9.40% 9.00%12.20%5.30%
Washington County
8.50% 7.70%9.90%5.30%
Watauga County
4.60% 4.60%11.20%3.00%
Wayne County
6.40% 6.20%9.60%3.80%
Wilkes County
5.90% 5.60%11.50%3.80%
Wilmington
7.10% 6.90%15.60%3.30%
Wilson
10.00% 9.60%14.30%5.80%
Wilson County
8.50% 8.30%12.90%5.30%
Winston-Salem
8.20% 8.00%12.90%3.60%
Yadkin County
6.00% 5.80%15.30%3.10%
Yancey County
5.70% 5.60%10.60%3.30%