Oklahoma City MSA boasts the No. 7 lowest unemployment rate in the U.S.

Published Monday, April 18, 2022
by Marcus Elwell

Unemployment data continues to show the strength of the metro economy as Oklahoma City had the seventh-lowest unemployment rate in the country for February. The OKC MSA registered a 2.9% rate which was just a slight increase from January's rate of 2.8%.   

The view also looks good statewide. With a rate of 2.6%, unemployment was down in all of Oklahoma’s 77 counties compared to this time last year.   

For comparison, the national unemployment rate was 3.8%. Dive deeper into unemployment data here.   

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