Special Report

Cities Adding the Most Jobs in Every State

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36. Oklahoma: Oklahoma City
> Employment chg. 2013-2018: +7.1% (619,787 to 663,765)
> State employment chg. 2013-2018: +8.8% (1.7 million to 1.9 million)
> August unemployment: 3.2%
> Industry with largest employment increase: Other Services, 27.3%
> Median household income: $56,260

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37. Oregon: Bend-Redmond
> Employment chg. 2013-2018: +26.6% (73,677 to 93,298)
> State employment chg. 2013-2018: +19.2% (1.8 million to 2.1 million)
> August unemployment: 3.6%
> Industry with largest employment increase: Mining, Logging, and Construction, 90.2%
> Median household income: $66,273

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38. Pennsylvania: Lancaster
> Employment chg. 2013-2018: +6.5% (257,749 to 274,380)
> State employment chg. 2013-2018: +7.3% (6.0 million to 6.4 million)
> August unemployment: 3.5%
> Industry with largest employment increase: Transportation and Utilities, 38.5%
> Median household income: $63,407

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39. Rhode Island: Providence-Warwick
> Employment chg. 2013-2018: +7.7% (624,862 to 672,970)
> State employment chg. 2013-2018: +11.0% (509,804 to 565,648)
> August unemployment: 3.9%
> Industry with largest employment increase: N/A
> Median household income: $65,226

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40. South Carolina: Charleston-North Charleston
> Employment chg. 2013-2018: +12.7% (325,799 to 367,247)
> State employment chg. 2013-2018: +13.5% (2.0 million to 2.3 million)
> August unemployment: 3.1%
> Industry with largest employment increase: Mining, Logging, and Construction, 40.6%
> Median household income: $60,546