Special Report

American Cities Adding the Most Jobs

Kokomo, Indiana, City Hall
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25. Kokomo, IN
> Employment increase: 11.8%
> No. of jobs June 2012: 32,585
> No. of jobs June 2016: 36,420
> Unemployment rate June 2016: 4.8%

Fort Wayne, Indiana
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24. Fort Wayne, IN
> Employment increase: 11.9%
> No. of jobs June 2012: 186,675
> No. of jobs June 2016: 208,888
> Unemployment rate June 2016: 4.3%

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23. Santa Rosa, CA
> Employment increase: 12.0%
> No. of jobs June 2012: 224,387
> No. of jobs June 2016: 251,357
> Unemployment rate June 2016: 4.1%

Boise, Idaho capital building
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22. Boise City, ID
> Employment increase: 12.2%
> No. of jobs June 2012: 284,846
> No. of jobs June 2016: 319,645
> Unemployment rate June 2016: 3.7%

Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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21. Coeur d’Alene, ID
> Employment increase: 12.8%
> No. of jobs June 2012: 62,213
> No. of jobs June 2016: 70,179
> Unemployment rate June 2016: 4.7%