Worst Cities to Find a Job

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25. Elmira, New York
> July 2018 unemployment: 4.8%
> Labor force: 35,227
> Number unemployed: 1,676
> 1-year employment change: -1.2%

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24. Watertown-Fort Drum, New York
> July 2018 unemployment: 5.7%
> Labor force: 44,733
> Number unemployed: 2,558
> 1-year employment change: -0.5%

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23. Cheyenne, Wyoming
> July 2018 unemployment: 3.9%
> Labor force: 46,791
> Number unemployed: 1,814
> 1-year employment change: -2.2%

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22. Huntington-Ashland, West Virginia
> July 2018 unemployment: 5.7%
> Labor force: 146,655
> Number unemployed: 8,300
> 1-year employment change: -0.5%

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21. Charleston, West Virginia
> July 2018 unemployment: 5.4%
> Labor force: 94,658
> Number unemployed: 5,157
> 1-year employment change: -0.9%