OKC boasts the lowest unemployment rate in the U.S.

Published Friday, November 13, 2020
by Marcus Elwell

 

Data continues to show strong resilience in the Oklahoma City MSA during the current pandemic. For September, the Oklahoma City MSA had an unemployment rate of 4.9% according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. This was the lowest unemployment rate among metros of more than 1 million population.

The unemployment rate for Oklahoma City also represents a solid decline from August’s rate of 5.5%. Statewide, the unemployment rate also improved from the previous month dropping from 5.7% to 5.3%. On the national level, the unemployment rate was 7.9%.

For more data on the unemployment rate click here.  

Visit our affiliate sites

Shop Oklahoma City The fifth annual Lights on Broadway event will take place the next four Saturdays from 4 to 8 p.m. Don't miss this OKC favorite on Automobile Alley.
Shop Oklahoma City Oklahoma County's new grant program is designed to quickly put funding into the hands of small business owners and nonprofits to provide stabilization and help retain jobs in central Oklahoma through the pandemic.
Shop Oklahoma City The Holiday Pop-Up Shops announced its return for the 2020 season in a new, reinvented format, accommodating COVID-19 safety protocols. The event will now be an all-outdoor market, featuring a dozen local shops set up in open-air tents each weekend f
@okcretail As the shopping season begins, the Chamber is relaunching its "Stand Tall, Shop Small for OKC" campaign. The Chamber wants residents to give a much-needed boost to the businesses that make the city unique.
@okcretail Snow skiing in downtown OKC? It is on the way!
@okcretail OKC partners with KIVA to offer more aid and resources to the metro's small business community.
Welcome to OKC | Property Search | Success Stories | Districts - Regional | Districts - Neighborhood | News
maps | about us | contact us | sitemap