Benton, AL Unemployment Rate Report

Benton, AL Historical Unemployment Trends

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Since 2005 the unemployment rate in Benton, Alabama has ranged from 5.5% in May 2001 to 24.2% in July 1993. The current unemployment rate for Benton is 7.2% in September 2018. See how other local areas compare by using our Unemployment Compare tool.

Benton, AL Unemployment Rate by Month

Very High Unemployment Area
Benton, AL Current Unemployment - 7.2%
Benton, AL Unemployment Rate
Month/Year Benton, AL% Alabama% National %
1 / 2018 7.5% 4.1% 4.1%
2 / 2018 7.4% 4.2% 4.1%
3 / 2018 6.9% 3.9% 4.1%
4 / 2018 6.5% 3.5% 3.9%
5 / 2018 6.5% 3.7% 3.8%
6 / 2018 8.6% 4.9% 4.0%
7 / 2018 8.4% 4.4% 3.9%
8 / 2018 7.8% 4.2% 3.9%
9 / 2018 7.2% 3.8% 3.7%

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