Iowa's lowest jobless rate in Ames

Ames has the lowest unemployment rate of all metro areas in Iowa. Unemployment numbers for individual Iowa cities show the jobless rate in ames at 2.4 percent, down 14 percent from last year. Iowa City checks in at 2.7 percent, while the Des Moines metro area has an unemployment rate of 2.9 percent, and Cedar Rapids is at 3.4 percent.