Special Report

American Cities Adding the Most Jobs

Monroe, Michigan
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45. Monroe, MI
> Employment increase: 10.5%
> No. of jobs June 2012: 67,912
> No. of jobs June 2016: 75,055
> Unemployment rate June 2016: 3.7%

Fargo, North Dakota
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44. Fargo, ND-MN
> Employment increase: 10.6%
> No. of jobs June 2012: 120,224
> No. of jobs June 2016: 132,977
> Unemployment rate June 2016: 2.5%

Albritton Bell Tower in Twilight, College Station, Texas
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43. College Station-Bryan, TX
> Employment increase: 10.6%
> No. of jobs June 2012: 108,859
> No. of jobs June 2016: 120,432
> Unemployment rate June 2016: 3.4%

south bend bad
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42. South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI
> Employment increase: 10.8%
> No. of jobs June 2012: 137,175
> No. of jobs June 2016: 152,037
> Unemployment rate June 2016: 4.5%

Reno, Nevada downtown during winter
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41. Reno, NV
> Employment increase: 10.9%
> No. of jobs June 2012: 198,375
> No. of jobs June 2016: 220,082
> Unemployment rate June 2016: 5.8%