Special Report

Cities Adding the Most Jobs in Every State

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21. Massachusetts: Barnstable Town
> Employment chg. 2013-2018: +13.7% (122,529 to 139,279)
> State employment chg. 2013-2018: +16.4% (3.3 million to 3.9 million)
> August unemployment: 3.2%
> Industry with largest employment increase: N/A
> Median household income: $71,235

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22. Michigan: Grand Rapids-Wyoming
> Employment chg. 2013-2018: +12.4% (497,887 to 559,609)
> State employment chg. 2013-2018: +12.2% (4.3 million to 4.9 million)
> August unemployment: 2.7%
> Industry with largest employment increase: Mining, Logging, and Construction, 35.6%
> Median household income: $61,298

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23. Minnesota: Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington
> Employment chg. 2013-2018: +8.6% (1,817,772 to 1,973,241)
> State employment chg. 2013-2018: +9.0% (2.8 million to 3.1 million)
> August unemployment: 2.5%
> Industry with largest employment increase: Mining, Logging, and Construction, 25.9%
> Median household income: $76,856

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24. Mississippi: Hattiesburg
> Employment chg. 2013-2018: +11.8% (58,557 to 65,473)
> State employment chg. 2013-2018: +10.9% (1.2 million to 1.3 million)
> August unemployment: 4.2%
> Industry with largest employment increase: Leisure and Hospitality, 15.1%
> Median household income: $46,167

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25. Missouri: Kansas City
> Employment chg. 2013-2018: +7.9% (1,021,656 to 1,102,408)
> State employment chg. 2013-2018: +8.2% (2.8 million to 3.0 million)
> August unemployment: 3.6%
> Industry with largest employment increase: Mining, Logging, and Construction, 29.0%
> Median household income: $63,404