Unemployment Rate - City

This chart shows the most recent labor force statistics and unemployment rates for the cities of Cloquet (Carlton County), Duluth, Hibbing, Virginia  (St. Louis County), Grand Rapids (Itasca County), and Superior (Douglas County).

 
  Labor Force

 

 Month/Year

Cloquet

Duluth

Grand
Rapids

Hibbing

Virginia

Superior

December 2018

6,340

46,308

5,077

7,328

3,564

14,604

 November 2018

6,319

46,471

5,031

7,325

3,570

14,884

 October 2018

6,299

46,485

5,079

7,277

3,565

15,018

September 2018

6,255

46,321

5,044

7,243

3,539

14,925

 2017

6,221

45,554

4,929

7,331

3,561

14,925

 2016

6,145

44,966

5,004

7,378

3,579

14,809

 
  Unemployment Rate

 

 Month/Year

Cloquet

Duluth

Grand
Rapids

Hibbing

Virginia

Superior

December 2018

4.4

2.9

5.6

4.5

4.3

2.9

 November 2018

3.2

2.2

4.4

3.5

3.5

3.1

October 2018

2.9

2.4

3.8

3.0

3.5

3.2

September 2018

2.9

2.6

3.4

3.1

3.4

2.9

 2017

5.0

3.7

6.5

6.0

5.7

4.0

 2016

5.4

4.0

7.4

8.2

7.7

4.5



Source: Minnesota Department of Employment & Economic Development; State of Wisconsin WorkNet