Newark, NJ Unemployment Rate Report

Newark, NJ Historical Unemployment Trends

vs

Since 2005 the unemployment rate in Newark, New Jersey has ranged from 6.9% in December 2015 to 16.2% in January 2011. The current unemployment rate for Newark is 8.8% in July 2016. See how other local areas compare by using our Unemployment Compare tool.

Newark, NJ Unemployment Rate by Month

Very High Unemployment Area
Newark, NJ Current Unemployment - 8.8%
2016 Newark, NJ Unemployment Rate
Month/Year Newark, NJ% New-Jersey% National %
1 / 2016 7.4% 4.7% 4.9%
2 / 2016 7.5% 4.8% 4.9%
3 / 2016 7.7% 5.0% 5.0%
4 / 2016 7.7% 4.9% 5.0%
5 / 2016 7.8% 4.9% 4.7%
6 / 2016 7.9% 4.9% 4.9%
7 / 2016 8.8% 5.6% 4.9%

Sponsored

Nearby Foreclosures

  • $217,076 (Loan Amount)
    Pre-foreclosure
    N/A Bed | N/A Bath | N/A sq.ft
  • $75,000 (Loan Amount)
    Pre-foreclosure
    N/A Bed | N/A Bath | N/A sq.ft
  • $317,800 (Loan Amount)
    Pre-foreclosure
    N/A Bed | N/A Bath | N/A sq.ft
Feel Safe
with Homefacts free home and neighborhood alert emails
  • 2 New Registered Offenders
  • 1 Former Drug Lab Reported
  • Environmental Hazards
    and more
Feel Safe with Homefacts
free home and neighborhood alert emails