Worst Cities to Find a Job

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25. Parkersburg-Vienna, West Virginia
> July 2017 unemployment: 5.4%
> Labor force: 39,080
> Number unemployed: 2,112
> 1-year employment change: -0.7%

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24. Beaumont-Port Arthur, Texas
> July 2017 unemployment: 6.8%
> Labor force: 171,551
> Number unemployed: 11,720
> 1-year employment change: -0.2%

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23. Williamsport, Pennsylvania
> July 2017 unemployment: 5.9%
> Labor force: 57,452
> Number unemployed: 3,363
> 1-year employment change: -0.6%

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22. Texarkana, Texas
> July 2017 unemployment: 4.7%
> Labor force: 64,952
> Number unemployed: 3,044
> 1-year employment change: -1.2%

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21. Las Cruces, New Mexico
> July 2017 unemployment: 7.7%
> Labor force: 94,258
> Number unemployed: 7,238
> 1-year employment change: 0.0%