With millions still out of work, find out where the gap between black and white unemployment rates is widest.
The Twin Cities has the widest gap in unemployment rates between blacks and whites in 2011 among 19 metro areas with a large African-American population, according to the Economic Policy Institute. See how all the cities rank when it comes to their black-to-white unemployment ratio.
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