Special Report

Cities Adding the Most Jobs in Every State

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Alabama: Daphne-Fairhope-Foley
> Employment chg. 2013-2018: +13.4% (81,475 to 92,384)
> State employment chg. 2013-2018: +3.9% (2.0 million to 2.1 million)
> June unemployment: 4.0%
> Industry with largest employment increase: Government
> Employment growth in government: 4.2%

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Alaska: Anchorage
> Employment chg. 2013-2018: -1.1% (190,310 to 188,245)
> State employment chg. 2013-2018: -1.4% (340,553 to 335,748)
> June unemployment: 6.1%
> Industry with largest employment increase: Transportation, warehousing, and utilities
> Employment growth in transportation, warehousing, and utilities: 13.6%

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Arizona: Prescott
> Employment chg. 2013-2018: +19.1% (84,310 to 100,374)
> State employment chg. 2013-2018: +15.5% (2.8 million to 3.2 million)
> June unemployment: 4.2%
> Industry with largest employment increase: Professional and business services
> Employment growth in professional and business services: 52.0%

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Arkansas: Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers
> Employment chg. 2013-2018: +20.9% (223,052 to 269,580)
> State employment chg. 2013-2018: +5.5% (1.2 million to 1.3 million)
> June unemployment: 2.6%
> Industry with largest employment increase: Other services
> Employment growth in other services: 42.9%

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California: Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario
> Employment chg. 2013-2018: +14.0% (1.7 million to 1.9 million)
> State employment chg. 2013-2018: +9.0% (17.0 million to 18.6 million)
> June unemployment: 4.4%
> Industry with largest employment increase: Transportation, warehousing, and utilities
> Employment growth in transportation, warehousing, and utilities: 63.2%