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

May 2019

6,189

46,061

5,241

7,278

3,540

14,279

April 2019

6,231

46,017

5,125

7,289

3,544

14,393

March 2019

6,240

46,088

5,157

7,313

3,558

14,454

 2018

6,181

45,799

5,121

7,356

3,578

14,562

 2017

6,198

45,885

5,085

7,331

3,561

14,740

 
  Unemployment Rate

 

 Month/Year

Cloquet

Duluth

Grand
Rapids

Hibbing

Virginia

Superior

May 2019

3.8

3.0

4.8

4.6

4.5

3.0

April 2019

4.7

3.0

5.2

4.8

4.7

3.2

March 2019

5.5

3.7

5.9

5.6

5.6

3.7

 2018

4.2

2.9

4.8

4.4

4.3

3.5

 2017

4.8

3.5

6.0

6.0

5.7

4.0



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