SOURCE: RealtyTrac

RealtyTrac

October 28, 2009 00:00 ET

As Some Top Metro Foreclosure Activity Rates Decrease, New Foreclosure Hot Spots Emerge in Q3 2009

Las Vegas, Merced and Cape Coral-Fort Myers Register Top Metro Foreclosure Rates; High Foreclosure Rates Spreading to New Metros in Several States

IRVINE, CA--(Marketwire - October 28, 2009) - RealtyTrac® (www.realtytrac.com), the leading online marketplace for foreclosure properties, today released its Q3 2009 Metropolitan Foreclosure Market Report, which shows that cities in California, Florida and Nevada accounted for the 10 highest foreclosure rates in the third quarter among metro areas with a population of 200,000 or more.

But five of those Top 10 metro areas reported decreasing foreclosure activity from the third quarter of 2008, while many other metro areas with Top 50 foreclosure rates reported sharp increases in foreclosure activity.

"Rising unemployment and a new variety of mortgage resets continued to gradually shift the nation's foreclosure epicenters in the third quarter away from the hot spots of the last two years and toward some metro areas that had avoided the brunt of the first foreclosure wave," said James J. Saccacio, chief executive officer of RealtyTrac. "While toxic subprime mortgages drove much of that first wave of foreclosures, high unemployment and exotic Alt-A Option ARMs are spreading the foreclosure flood to more metro areas in 2009."

New foreclosure hot spots flare up

Among the top 50 metro foreclosure rates, the three biggest year-over-year increases were in Boise City-Nampa, Idaho, and Provo-Orem and Salt Lake City in Utah. In several states the largest increases were posted in cities not previously a focal point for foreclosure activity. The Chico metro area posted the biggest year-over-year increase in California, with foreclosure activity up 98 percent from the third quarter of 2008. The medium-sized metro about 100 miles north of Sacramento had a 12.8 percent unemployment rate in August, above the state and national averages.

A similar trend was seen in cities like Reno-Sparks, Nev., with an 80 percent year-over-year increase in foreclosure activity, Prescott, Ariz., with a 77 percent increase, Jacksonville, Fla., with a 64 percent increase, Rockford, Ill., with a 64 percent increase, and Lansing-East Lansing, Mich., with a 41 percent increase.

Top metro foreclosure rates

Las Vegas posted the nation's highest metro foreclosure rate, with 5.13 percent (one in 20) of its housing units receiving a foreclosure filing during the quarter -- nearly seven times the national average. A total of 40,408 Las Vegas properties received a foreclosure filing during the quarter, an increase of nearly 9 percent from the previous quarter and an increase of nearly 54 percent from the third quarter of 2008.

Despite a 13 percent decrease in foreclosure activity from the previous quarter, Merced, Calif., posted the nation's second highest foreclosure rate, with 3.72 percent (one in 27) of its housing units receiving a foreclosure filing during the third quarter. A total of 3,092 Merced properties received a foreclosure filing during the quarter, down 11 percent from the third quarter of 2008.

Foreclosure activity in the Cape Coral-Fort Myers metro area in Florida also decreased from the previous quarter and from the third quarter of 2008, but the metro area still registered the nation's third highest metro foreclosure rate -- with 3.67 percent (one in 27) of its housing units receiving a foreclosure filing during the quarter. A total of 13,206 Cape Coral-Fort Myers properties received a foreclosure filing during the quarter, a decrease of 5 percent from the previous quarter and down 2 percent from the third quarter of 2008.

Other metro areas in the top 10 were the California cities of Stockton (3.53 percent), Modesto (3.39 percent), Riverside-San Bernardino (3.37 percent), Bakersfield (2.88 percent), and Vallejo-Fairfield (2.85 percent), along with the Reno-Sparks metro area in Nevada (2.67 percent) and the Florida metro areas of Port St. Lucie (2.63 percent) and Orlando-Kissimmee (2.57 percent).

Report methodology

The RealtyTrac U.S. Foreclosure Market Report provides a count of the total number of properties with at least one foreclosure filing reported during the third quarter of 2009. Data is also available at the individual county level and MSA level. Data is collected from more than 2,200 counties nationwide, and those counties account for more than 90 percent of the U.S. population. RealtyTrac's report incorporates documents filed in all three phases of foreclosure: Default -- Notice of Default (NOD) and Lis Pendens (LIS); Auction -- Notice of Trustee Sale and Notice of Foreclosure Sale (NTS and NFS); and Real Estate Owned, or REO properties (that have been foreclosed on and repurchased by a bank). If more than one foreclosure document is filed against a property during the quarter, only the most recent filing is counted in the report.

                    U.S. Metro Foreclosure Market Data - Q3 2009
                               Properties         1/      %          %
                                  with      %    every  change     change
Rate                               FC    Housing   X     from       from
Rank         Metro Name          Filings  Units   HU    Q2 2009    Q3 2008
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
--   U.S. Total                  937,840  0.73    136      5.40      22.50
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
1    Las Vegas-Paradise, NV
      Total                       40,408  5.13     20      8.82      53.62
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
2    Merced, CA Total              3,092  3.72     27    -13.32     -11.12
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
3    Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL
      Total                       13,206  3.67     27     -5.19      -2.19
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
4    Stockton, CA Total            8,000  3.53     28      1.63      -3.05
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
5    Modesto, CA Total             5,883  3.39     30     -3.03      -0.12
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
6    Riverside-San Bernardino-
      Ontario, CA Total           48,416  3.37     30     -7.91      11.83
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
7    Bakersfield, CA Total         7,753  2.88     35     -7.64      14.25
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
8    Vallejo-Fairfield, CA
      Total                        4,266  2.85     35     -3.83      -3.37
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
9    Reno-Sparks, NV Total         4,787  2.67     37     14.17      80.44
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
10   Port St. Lucie, FL Total      5,434  2.63     38     28.19      40.05
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
11   Orlando-Kissimmee, FL
      Total                       22,700  2.57     39      5.07      41.92
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
12   Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale,
      AZ Total                    40,566  2.43     41      4.72      18.56
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
13   Sacramento--Arden-Arcade--
      Roseville, CA Total         19,068  2.25     44      1.89      19.10
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
14   Miami-Fort Lauderdale-
      Pompano Beach, FL Total     53,710  2.23     45     -5.20      34.67
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
15   Fresno, CA Total              5,860  1.93     52     -7.75      16.48
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
16   Salinas, CA Total             2,537  1.82     55     -8.38     -20.89
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
17   Visalia-Porterville, CA
      Total                        2,439  1.80     56     -9.16      26.24
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
18   Lakeland, FL Total            4,907  1.77     57     11.32      41.49
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
19   Boise City-Nampa, ID Total    4,157  1.76     57     22.16    141.55*
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
20   San Diego-Carlsbad-San
      Marcos, CA Total            18,519  1.63     61     -5.09       7.21
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
21   Provo-Orem, UT Total          2,316  1.63     61     10.87     119.94
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
22   Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-
      Ventura, CA Total            4,434  1.63     61      0.50      17.15
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
23   Los Angeles-Long Beach-
      Santa Ana, CA Total         69,403  1.58     63      2.07      32.38
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
24   Naples-Marco Island, FL
      Total                        2,997  1.56     64    -15.65      -4.49
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
25   Deltona-Daytona Beach-
      Ormond Beach, FL Total       3,697  1.50     67     -6.81      27.70
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
26   Jacksonville, FL Total        8,654  1.48     68      1.80      63.50
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
27   Ocala, FL Total               2,342  1.47     68    -10.85      31.06
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
28   Santa Rosa-Petaluma, CA
      Total                        2,898  1.47     68      2.04      19.51
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
29   Prescott, AZ Total            1,508  1.44     69      3.86      76.58
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
30   Sarasota-Bradenton-Venice,
      FL Total                     5,528  1.42     71     -0.11      -6.59
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
31   Palm Bay-Melbourne-
      Titusville, FL Total         3,709  1.40     71     11.62      10.32
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
32   San Francisco-Oakland-
      Fremont, CA Total           22,876  1.35     74      6.56      22.06
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
33   Greeley, CO Total             1,234  1.33     75      9.01      23.52
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
34   Tampa-St. Petersburg-
      Clearwater, FL Total        17,012  1.29     77     -6.13      -4.99
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
35   San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa
      Clara, CA Total              8,185  1.29     77      2.68      28.76
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
36   Fayetteville-Springdale-
      Rogers, AR-MO Total          2,250  1.23     82      4.65     53.27*
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
37   Chico, CA Total               1,156  1.22     82     33.80      97.61
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
38   Santa Barbara-Santa
      Maria-Goleta, CA Total       1,790  1.18     85     11.39       5.85
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
39   Atlanta-Sandy Springs-
      Marietta, GA Total          24,787  1.17     85      4.88      13.90
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
40   Detroit-Warren-Livonia,
      MI Total**                  21,978  1.16     86      7.35       1.89
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
41   Salt Lake City, UT Total      4,231  1.08     93     28.52     105.19
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
42   Tucson, AZ Total              4,430  1.04     96      1.12      53.13
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
43   San Luis Obispo-Paso
      Robles, CA Total             1,155  1.00    100      1.76      53.18
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
44   Santa Cruz-Watsonville,
      CA Total                     1,015  0.99    101    -11.51      12.40
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
45   Flint, MI Total**             1,787  0.91    110      5.61      25.93
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
46   Washington-Arlington-
      Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
      Total                       19,318  0.91    110     22.22       9.25
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
47   Denver-Aurora, CO Total       9,235  0.89    113      5.48      -1.58
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
48   Chicago-Naperville-Joliet,
      IL-IN-WI Total              33,065  0.88    113      6.79      28.46
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
49   Rockford, IL Total            1,224  0.85    117     24.14      63.86
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
50   Lansing-East Lansing,
      MI Total**                   1,653  0.84    119      4.95      40.92
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
51   Pensacola-Ferry Pass-
      Brent, FL Total              1,637  0.83    120     13.05      23.27
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
52   Fort Collins-Loveland,
      CO Total                     1,027  0.81    124     64.58      63.28
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
53   Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor,
      OH Total                     7,309  0.77    129     11.30      -1.04
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
54   Grand Rapids-Wyoming,
      MI Total**                   2,415  0.76    132      8.93      25.52
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
55   Memphis, TN-MS-AR Total       4,125  0.75    133     -4.11     -19.90
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
56   Colorado Springs, CO Total    1,926  0.75    133      1.21      15.95
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
57   Ogden-Clearfield, UT Total    1,317  0.74    134    -17.17      50.34
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
58   Minneapolis-St. Paul-
      Bloomington, MN-WI Total     9,767  0.74    136     13.54      98.68
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
59   Holland-Grand Haven,
      MI Total**                     718  0.72    140     25.09     124.38
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
60   Atlantic City, NJ Total         885  0.70    143     33.28       9.26
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
61   Tulsa, OK Total               2,764  0.70    144     63.84     54.33*
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
62   Portland-Vancouver-
      Beaverton, OR-WA Total       6,123  0.69    145      4.88      78.36
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
63   Indianapolis-Carmel, IN
      Total                        5,074  0.68    147    -15.26     -15.84
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
64   Canton-Massillon, OH Total    1,193  0.67    149    -10.70      -8.16
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
65   Toledo, OH Total              1,922  0.64    156     -5.69      -3.27
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
66   Worcester, MA Total           1,990  0.63    159     23.83      21.42
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
67   Salem, OR Total                 913  0.62    160      4.58      77.97
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
68   Cincinnati-Middletown,
      OH-KY-IN Total               5,461  0.60    167      8.55       0.53
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
69   Charleston-North
      Charleston, SC Total         1,693  0.60    167     -0.06      11.16
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
70   Ann Arbor, MI Total**           880  0.60    167     20.05     -12.70
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
71   Charlotte-Gastonia-
      Concord, NC-SC Total         4,231  0.60    167     46.30      33.81
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
72   Savannah, GA Total              850  0.59    169     10.25      77.45
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
73   Milwaukee-Waukesha-West
      Allis, WI Total              3,833  0.58    171      2.73      24.61
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
74   Kansas City, MO-KS Total      4,960  0.58    174     26.92     15.43†
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
75   Gainesville, FL Total           654  0.57    176      9.73      64.74
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
76   Green Bay, WI Total             758  0.56    177      8.75    149.34*
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
77   Little Rock-North Little
      Rock-Conway, AR Total        1,605  0.55    183     44.46     35.79*
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
78   Macon, GA Total                 558  0.54    184    -14.02       6.08
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
79   Trenton-Ewing, NJ Total         760  0.54    185     46.15     -20.83
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
80   Jackson, MS Total             1,189  0.54    185     63.10    599.41*
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
81   Akron, OH Total               1,637  0.53    188     -4.77     -46.69
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
82   Columbus, OH Total            4,102  0.53    188    -28.83     -33.19
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
83   Birmingham-Hoover, AL
      Total                        2,622  0.53    190     -1.35    336.27*
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
84   Greenville-Mauldin-Easley,
      SC Total                     1,412  0.53    190     16.41    176.86*
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
85   Tallahassee, FL Total           832  0.52    191      1.96      47.52
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
86   Dayton, OH Total              1,931  0.51    197    -24.36     -20.86
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
87   Youngstown-Warren-
      Boardman, OH-PA Total        1,316  0.50    199      4.94      25.69
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
88   Saginaw-Saginaw Township
      North, MI Total**              433  0.49    205      0.46       9.34
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
89   Bremerton-Silverdale,
      WA Total                       488  0.48    207     11.93      40.63
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
90   Baltimore-Towson, MD Total    5,330  0.48    208    109.84      95.74
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
91   Kalamazoo-Portage, MI
      Total**                        684  0.47    211     -7.07      31.29
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
92   Fort Wayne, IN Total            825  0.46    216    -14.06     -35.34
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
93   Springfield, MA Total         1,312  0.46    216     34.29      94.08
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
94   St. Louis, MO-IL Total        5,701  0.46    216     25.43    -12.63†
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
95   Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue,
      WA Total                     6,495  0.46    217    -11.21      37.75
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
96   Dallas-Fort Worth-
      Arlington, TX Total         10,700  0.45    221      4.85       7.86
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
97   Columbia, SC Total            1,401  0.45    222      9.11      77.34
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
98   Boulder, CO Total               551  0.45    224     34.39      45.77
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
99   Mobile, AL Total                791  0.44    226    -10.01     82.68*
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
100  Boston-Cambridge-Quincy,
      MA-NH Total                  7,962  0.44    229      9.96      19.46
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
101  Richmond, VA Total            2,215  0.43    230     24.37      89.97
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
102  Reading, PA Total               690  0.43    232     10.40      16.16
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
103  Brownsville-Harlingen, TX
      Total                          613  0.43    235     29.05      -1.61
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
104  Chattanooga, TN-GA Total        971  0.43    235      4.41    12.38††
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
105  Barnstable Town, MA Total       661  0.42    235     43.07     119.60
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
106  Eugene-Springfield, OR
      Total                          632  0.42    236      3.44      62.05
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
107  Greensboro-High Point, NC
      Total                        1,310  0.42    238     19.31      18.44
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
108  Virginia Beach-Norfolk-
      Newport News, VA-NC Total    2,850  0.42    239     -0.07     35.39†
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
109  Myrtle Beach-Conway-North
      Myrtle Beach, SC Total         703  0.42    239     -6.89    166.29*
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
110  Philadelphia-Camden-
      Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD
      Total                        9,912  0.42    241     28.23      10.95
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
111  Des Moines-West Des
      Moines, IA Total               976  0.41    241     49.24     84.15*
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
112  Austin-Round Rock, TX
      Total                        2,641  0.41    242     59.10      74.78
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
113  Albuquerque, NM Total         1,447  0.41    244      9.70     73.09*
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
114  Hagerstown-Martinsburg,
      MD-WV Total                    460  0.41    245     39.39     109.09
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
115  New Orleans-Metairie-
      Kenner, LA Total             1,797  0.41    246      8.25      46.93
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
116  Appleton, WI Total              367  0.41    246     58.87    149.66*
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
117  Louisville/Jefferson
      County, KY-IN Total          2,217  0.41    246     10.46       7.26
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
118  South Bend-Mishawaka,
      IN-MI Total                    562  0.40    248     -1.40     -25.37
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
119  Nashville-Davidson--
      Murfreesboro--Franklin,
      TN Total                     2,572  0.40    249     17.60     3.21††
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
120  New Haven-Milford, CT
      Total                        1,396  0.40    250     62.70       0.50
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
121  McAllen-Edinburg-Mission,
      TX Total                       986  0.40    251  1,197.37     101.22
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
122  Bridgeport-Stamford-
      Norwalk, CT Total            1,394  0.40    251     78.72       6.66
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
123  Providence-New Bedford-
      Fall River, RI-MA Total      2,679  0.40    252      2.68      20.95
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
124  Houston-Sugar Land-
      Baytown, TX Total            8,482  0.39    256      1.48      -8.12
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
125  Winston-Salem, NC Total         804  0.39    257     15.52     -23.28
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
126  Anchorage, AK Total             543  0.39    258     39.95      29.90
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
127  Augusta-Richmond County,
      GA-SC Total                    832  0.37    272     18.01      20.23
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
128  San Antonio, TX Total         2,764  0.37    274      4.50      20.23
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
129  Allentown-Bethlehem-
      Easton, PA-NJ Total          1,209  0.36    276     15.25     93.13*
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
130  York-Hanover, PA Total          627  0.36    278    -23.07      24.90
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
131  Sioux Falls, SD Total           329  0.36    278    116.45     196.40
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
132  Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood,
      TX Total                       521  0.36    279      6.33      68.61
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
133  Honolulu, HI Total            1,186  0.35    282     24.84      85.89
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
134  Columbus, GA-AL Total           453  0.35    283     24.79      24.45
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
135  Manchester-Nashua, NH
      Total                          558  0.34    290    -16.72     -15.96
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
136  Springfield, MO Total           623  0.34    294      0.00      0.48†
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
137  Raleigh-Cary, NC Total        1,428  0.34    298     17.63      11.65
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
138  New York-Northern New
      Jersey-Long Island,
      NY-NJ-PA Total              24,715  0.33    299     29.43      14.69
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
139  Olympia, WA Total               332  0.33    302    -19.22      17.31
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
140  Wichita, KS Total               851  0.33    303     13.92      51.69
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
141  Madison, WI Total               803  0.33    307      5.66    130.09*
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
142  Norwich-New London, CT
      Total                          368  0.32    317    102.20      21.45
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
143  Oklahoma City, OK Total       1,639  0.31    318     79.13     -12.17
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
144  Montgomery, AL Total            486  0.31    322    -26.92    115.04*
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
145  Knoxville, TN Total             950  0.31    325      9.70     0.53††
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
146  Davenport-Moline-Rock
      Island, IA-IL Total            500  0.30    330     25.00      33.69
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
147  Topeka, KS Total                307  0.30    336     42.13      60.73
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
148  Hartford-West Hartford-
      East Hartford, CT Total      1,450  0.29    339     56.76      12.93
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
149  Shreveport-Bossier City,
      LA Total                       498  0.29    346     54.66    277.27*
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
150  Fort Smith, AR-OK Total         350  0.28    352     -5.15     45.83*
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
151  Amarillo, TX Total              271  0.28    362     -1.45      12.92
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
152  Baton Rouge, LA Total           855  0.27    375      7.68    129.22*
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
153  Yakima, WA Total                220  0.27    376     59.42      84.87
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
154  Roanoke, VA Total               362  0.26    385    -16.97  1,192.86*
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
155  Huntsville, AL Total            433  0.26    386    -22.12    108.17*
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
156  Waco, TX Total                  229  0.25    401     18.65      44.03
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
157  Pittsburgh, PA Total          2,671  0.24    414    -17.64     -20.34
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
158  Clarksville, TN-KY Total        246  0.23    442     -3.91   -17.17††
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
159  Cedar Rapids, IA Total          247  0.22    450     12.79      30.00
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
160  Lancaster, PA Total             409  0.21    474    -11.28      25.08
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
161  Corpus Christi, TX Total        361  0.21    487      7.76      -9.75
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
162  Buffalo-Niagara Falls,
      NY Total                     1,068  0.21    488     15.84     -29.27
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
163  Gulfport-Biloxi, MS Total       218  0.20    492    139.56  1,457.14*
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
164  Springfield, IL Total           193  0.20    498     44.03      -8.53
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
165  Laredo, TX Total                138  0.20    502      2.22      32.69
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
166  Omaha-Council Bluffs,
      NE-IA Total                    693  0.20    506     41.14     -28.56
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
167  Lafayette, LA Total             216  0.20    512     91.15    129.79*
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
168  Peoria, IL Total                316  0.19    515     19.25     -28.83
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
169  Champaign-Urbana, IL Total      184  0.19    529     31.43      75.24
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
170  Rochester, NY Total             758  0.17    583     -4.05     -32.56
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
171  Erie, PA Total                  191  0.16    618      9.14     -21.72
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
172  Spartanburg, SC Total           188  0.16    642     18.99     -52.76
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
173  Binghamton, NY Total            172  0.16    643    -15.27      -1.71
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
174  Scranton--Wilkes-Barre,
      PA Total                       396  0.15    652     43.48     -17.15
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
175  Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA
      Total                          351  0.15    657      4.78     122.15
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
176  Evansville, IN-KY Total         241  0.15    662     10.55     -46.33
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
177  Lexington-Fayette, KY
      Total                          296  0.15    685     16.08     -21.69
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
178  Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-
      Middletown, NY Total           355  0.14    693    -54.37     -64.43
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
179  Portland-South Portland-
      Biddeford, ME Total            352  0.14    723      0.28      -5.12
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
180  Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
      Total                          222  0.14    726     25.42       5.71
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
181  Duluth, MN-WI Total             185  0.14    740     25.00     -22.92
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
182  El Paso, TX Total               338  0.13    749    -30.88     -23.36
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
183  Houma-Bayou Cane-
      Thibodaux, LA Total            102  0.12    801     75.86  1,033.33*
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
184  Durham, NC Total                264  0.12    808    -42.86     -61.40
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
185  Huntington-Ashland,
      WV-KY-OH Total                 161  0.12    822     19.26      75.00
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
186  Wilmington, NC Total            226  0.12    866     41.25     -37.05
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
187  Albany-Schenectady-Troy,
      NY Total                       424  0.11    895     31.68     -23.33
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
188  Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton,
      NC Total                       175  0.11    899     68.27     -25.85
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
189  Spokane, WA Total               198  0.10    985     23.75     -46.92
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
190  Tuscaloosa, AL Total             96  0.10    989     92.00    128.57*
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
191  Lubbock, TX Total               105  0.09  1,123     10.53     -39.66
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
192  Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol,
      TN-VA Total                    122  0.08  1,191     -9.63      12.96
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
193  Longview, TX Total               64  0.08  1,324    -59.24      33.33
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
194  Asheville, NC Total             141  0.07  1,415     98.59     -32.54
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
195  Syracuse, NY Total              164  0.06  1,741     43.86     -40.79
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
196  Charleston, WV Total             82  0.06  1,773     26.15    241.67*
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
197  College Station-Bryan,
      TX Total                        46  0.05  1,886     53.33      12.20
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
198  Kennewick-Richland-Pasco,
      WA Total                        39  0.05  2,195     18.18     -72.14
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
199  Lincoln, NE Total                51  0.04  2,417    240.00     -69.09
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
200  Lynchburg, VA Total              41  0.04  2,631    -59.00     173.33
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
201  Fayetteville, NC Total           52  0.03  2,902    -42.86     -88.39
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
202  Burlington-South
      Burlington, VT Total            20  0.02  4,436    400.00    233.33*
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------
203  Utica-Rome, NY Total             25  0.02  5,441    127.27      -3.85
---  --------------------------  -------  ----  -----  --------  ---------

*  Actual increase may not be as high due to data collection changes or
   improvements
** Collection of records classified as NOD began in August 2009 because of
   change in state law
†  Collection of some records previously classified as NOD in this MSA was
   discontinued starting in January 2009
†† Collection of some records previously classified as NOD in this MSA was
   discontinued starting in September 2008

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