More good news for those living in and relocating to Austin, TX. This time, its job growth numbers.
Austin Ranks #6 for Fastest Growing Job Growth Cities
According to the Austin Business Journal’s November 3, 2010 artcile Austin is number 6 on the list for fastest growing cities when it comes to job growth in the nation. In September, Austin added 14,300 jobs. Austin sits just behind Washington D.C. (34,000 jobs), Boston (21,600 jobs), Dallas-Fort Worth (21,200 jobs) and Phoenix (21,200 jobs).
Austin Ranked #1 in Percent Growth
As you notice, the cities we sit behind are larger metropolitan cities, that is why Austin ranks first when it comes to percent growth. These positive stats continue to show that Austin is moving in the right direction as 56 of the top 100 job markets continued to lose jobs in September.