Virginia Unemployment Level Heat Map - January 2021

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

Place NameCurrent RatePrevious Month Rate6 Months Ago1 Year Ago
Accomack County
4.40% 4.60%7.70%3.60%
Albemarle County
3.60% 3.90%7.50%2.00%
Alexandria
5.00% 5.40%7.90%1.80%
Alleghany County
4.30% 4.40%8.70%3.40%
Amelia County
4.30% 4.50%7.10%2.80%
Amherst County
4.20% 4.40%7.30%2.90%
Appomattox County
4.60% 4.80%7.00%3.20%
Augusta County
3.20% 3.20%5.80%2.00%
Bath County
4.10% 4.70%14.10%2.20%
Bedford County
3.80% 3.90%6.40%2.50%
Blacksburg
3.00% 3.00%5.90%2.80%
Bland County
3.80% 3.70%7.10%3.10%
Botetourt County
3.20% 3.30%5.90%2.20%
Bristol
5.60% 6.20%9.80%3.30%
Brunswick County
6.60% 7.10%9.60%4.00%
Buchanan County
7.20% 7.30%10.40%6.10%
Buckingham County
5.50% 5.80%9.10%4.40%
Buena Vista
4.70% 3.40%6.40%2.40%
Campbell County
4.40% 4.60%7.80%2.70%
Caroline County
5.10% 5.30%8.80%2.90%
Carroll County
4.50% 4.60%9.50%4.20%
Charles City County
4.70% 4.90%9.10%2.90%
Charlotte County
4.10% 4.20%6.90%3.50%
Charlottesville
4.10% 4.70%9.00%1.80%
Chesapeake
4.50% 5.00%8.00%2.50%
Chesterfield County
4.20% 4.70%7.90%2.40%
Clarke County
3.20% 3.30%6.00%2.00%
Colonial Heights
5.30% 5.80%9.00%2.80%
Covington
6.50% 6.30%13.00%4.50%
Craig County
3.40% 3.50%6.40%2.50%
Culpeper County
3.50% 3.70%6.50%2.20%
Cumberland County
4.70% 5.00%8.00%2.60%
Danville
6.80% 7.80%11.50%4.40%
Dickenson County
5.90% 6.10%9.00%5.40%
Dinwiddie County
4.90% 5.20%8.10%2.70%
Emporia
9.00% 10.30%14.10%4.20%
Essex County
5.30% 5.80%8.40%3.20%
Fairfax
4.00% 4.30%7.80%1.70%
Fairfax County
4.50% 4.90%7.80%1.90%
Falls Church
3.00% 3.20%4.80%1.70%
Fauquier County
3.30% 3.50%6.20%1.90%
Floyd County
3.30% 3.20%6.60%2.80%
Fluvanna County
3.60% 3.90%7.40%1.80%
Franklin
7.50% 8.40%10.40%4.00%
Franklin County
4.00% 4.20%7.00%2.70%
Frederick County
3.20% 3.40%6.50%2.00%
Fredericksburg
5.10% 5.70%9.40%2.80%
Galax
4.40% 4.70%9.50%2.90%
Giles County
3.90% 4.00%8.20%4.20%
Gloucester County
3.80% 4.10%7.00%2.20%
Goochland County
3.40% 3.70%6.60%2.20%
Grayson County
3.50% 3.50%6.70%3.10%
Greene County
3.40% 3.60%7.50%2.00%
Greensville County
5.70% 5.90%8.20%3.00%
Halifax County
4.90% 5.30%8.20%3.60%
Hampton
6.50% 7.20%10.90%3.40%
Hanover County
3.40% 3.70%6.40%2.00%
Harrisonburg
4.00% 4.30%9.30%2.50%
Henrico County
4.70% 5.40%8.70%2.40%
Henry County
5.30% 5.90%9.30%3.10%
Highland County
2.30% 2.50%4.90%3.20%
Hopewell
8.50% 9.70%13.80%4.20%
Isle of Wight County
3.80% 4.20%6.30%2.50%
James City County
4.50% 5.00%9.50%2.20%
King and Queen County
4.00% 4.20%6.70%2.40%
King George County
3.40% 3.50%5.90%2.30%
King William County
3.80% 4.20%7.00%2.40%
Lancaster County
4.50% 5.00%8.30%3.70%
Lee County
4.60% 4.60%7.70%4.00%
Leesburg
3.40% 3.70%7.10%1.80%
Lexington
5.10% 4.90%9.20%4.00%
Loudoun County
3.90% 4.20%7.50%1.90%
Louisa County
3.50% 3.80%6.90%2.30%
Lunenburg County
4.40% 4.80%6.70%2.80%
Lynchburg
5.40% 5.90%9.60%3.20%
Madison County
2.70% 2.70%5.00%1.80%
Manassas
4.60% 5.30%8.80%2.00%
Manassas Park
5.10% 5.70%9.70%2.00%
Martinsville
8.20% 9.20%13.50%4.00%
Mathews County
3.70% 3.70%6.10%2.30%
Mecklenburg County
5.00% 5.60%8.40%3.90%
Middlesex County
3.50% 3.70%6.50%2.30%
Montgomery County
3.20% 3.30%6.60%2.50%
Nelson County
3.80% 4.20%7.50%2.10%
New Kent County
3.30% 3.50%6.50%2.00%
Newport News
6.40% 7.20%11.40%3.10%
Norfolk
6.80% 7.50%11.10%3.00%
Northampton County
5.80% 6.10%9.30%4.30%
Northumberland County
4.00% 4.50%7.00%3.60%
Norton
5.10% 5.80%9.20%3.30%
Nottoway County
4.20% 4.70%6.30%2.50%
Orange County
3.80% 4.10%7.20%2.50%
Page County
4.30% 4.40%9.00%4.30%
Patrick County
4.30% 4.70%7.30%2.90%
Petersburg
12.10% 13.60%17.10%5.10%
Pittsylvania County
4.30% 4.60%7.80%2.90%
Poquoson
2.70% 2.90%5.50%2.10%
Portsmouth
8.00% 8.90%11.70%3.60%
Powhatan County
3.30% 3.40%6.60%2.20%
Prince Edward County
4.30% 4.70%8.00%3.40%
Prince George County
5.10% 5.50%8.40%2.90%
Prince William County
4.90% 5.40%8.90%2.10%
Pulaski County
4.70% 5.00%9.50%5.80%
Radford
3.90% 4.30%8.90%3.30%
Rappahannock County
3.30% 3.40%5.80%1.90%
Richmond
6.60% 7.60%11.80%2.80%
Richmond County
3.70% 3.70%6.20%2.60%
Roanoke
5.70% 6.30%10.30%2.70%
Roanoke County
3.50% 3.70%6.80%2.30%
Rockbridge County
4.80% 3.80%6.60%2.30%
Rockingham County
3.00% 3.10%6.80%1.90%
Russell County
4.60% 4.80%8.10%4.00%
Salem
3.70% 4.10%7.70%2.40%
Scott County
3.70% 3.80%6.40%2.60%
Shenandoah County
3.70% 3.80%6.90%2.10%
Smyth County
4.30% 4.60%8.50%3.60%
Southampton County
3.90% 4.10%6.00%2.50%
Spotsylvania County
4.20% 4.60%8.10%2.40%
Stafford County
4.20% 4.50%7.50%2.30%
Staunton
4.10% 4.40%8.40%2.20%
Suffolk
5.10% 5.60%8.40%2.70%
Surry County
3.80% 4.20%7.50%3.10%
Sussex County
6.80% 7.60%10.40%4.10%
Tazewell County
5.40% 5.80%9.10%4.30%
Virginia Beach
4.20% 4.60%8.20%2.40%
Warren County
4.00% 4.20%7.60%2.30%
Washington County
3.80% 4.00%7.70%2.90%
Waynesboro
4.30% 4.90%8.70%2.50%
Westmoreland County
4.50% 4.70%7.10%3.40%
Williamsburg
5.50% 6.10%11.40%3.00%
Winchester
3.90% 4.60%8.10%2.30%
Wise County
5.60% 5.80%8.90%4.30%
Wythe County
4.50% 4.80%9.60%5.00%
York County
3.60% 4.00%7.60%2.20%