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Top 10 U.S. metros with lowest jobless rates in July

Based on U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics report

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According to the latest figures released today from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics:Midwestern states continued to post the lowest unemployment rates in July. Of the 10 metros with rates below 5 percent, nearly all were in that region. Bismarck and Fargo in North Dakota led with rates at 3 percent and 3.7 percent, respectively.Top 10 Lowest Metro Unemployment Rates Rank Metropolitan Area Rate (%)   United States 9.3       1 Bismarck, N.D.  3 2 Fargo, N.D.-Minn. 3.7 3 Lincoln, Neb.  3.8 4 Sioux Falls, S.D.  4.2 5 Rapid City, S.D. 4.3 6 Grand Forks, N.D.-Minn. 4.7 6 Omaha-Council Bluffs, Neb.-Iowa 4.7 6 Portsmouth, N.H.-Maine 4.7 9 Burlington-South Burlington, Vt. 4.8 10 Iowa City, Iowa 4.9 Source: BLS. Data not...