The national rate was 4.4 percent in June compared with 4.3 percent the previous month.
Initial jobless claims, a proxy for layoffs across the US, fell 15,000 to a seasonally adjusted 233,000 in the week ended July 15, the Labor Department said Thursday.
Palm Beach's County's rate fell to 4.3 percent from 5 percent, while Miami-Dade County dropped to 4.9 percent from 5.6 percent.
New Mexico's unemployment rate in May was 6.6 percent.
The number of jobs in the Lincoln area rose by almost 3,300 in June compared with a year ago.
THE TAKEAWAY: The job market appears solid as the US enters its ninth year of recovery from the Great Recession. Pennsylvania's largest losses came from manufacturing, down 12,200 over the year.
In June 2016, the rate was 5.3 percent.
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Harrity's partner Mohamed Noor fired from the front passenger seat, striking Damond in the abdomen, according to the authorities. A "march for healing" is planned for the Australian woman who was shot dead by a Minneapolis officer responding to her 911 call.
Education, healthcare and construction are leading job growth in Delaware.
The rate had increased over the last two months. The unemployment figures for Florida and the nation stood at 4.9 percent in June 2016.
Hawaii, Nebraska and New Hampshire all have unemployment rates under 3 percent.
The financial activities sector lost 800 jobs in June 2017.
KEY DRIVERS: After a weak start this year, the economy is expected to grow at roughly 2 percent.
Ken Thomas, a Miami-based economist, agreed that economic growth will continue, but he expects a recession during the next few years. They do not include unemployed Kentuckians who have not looked for employment within the past four weeks. The District of Columbia has a 6.2 percent unemployment rate. However, because of the small sample size, county unemployment rates are not seasonally adjusted.