What Unemployment Really Looks Like Across The U.S. [INFOGRAPHIC]

Today’s jobs report shows hopeful signs for the nation as a whole. What it doesn’t show is exactly how individual cities are faring. 

Detroit is laboring under a rate that’s a full four points higher than the nation (11.1% vs. 7.8%) while Oklahoma City boasts a rate nearly half as high (4.8%).

TurboTax has created an interactive infographic that lets you “fly over” the 20 cities and 20 metro areas with the lowest and highest unemployment rates to see just how employment has changed over time. The unemployment rates are based on the latest figures from the Bureau of labour Statistics.

What’s the employment landscape like in your hometown?

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