Vol. 9, Issue 5October 2017


Where the Jobs Are

The job market has been recovering for several years since the Great Recession, but it is recovering more quickly in some places than in others. These are the 10 U.S. cities that have had the fastest job growth over the last five years, according to the web site 24/Wall Street:

1. St. George, Utah

2. Bend-Redmond, Ore.

3. Provo-Orem, Utah

4. Lake Charles, La.

5. Elkhart-Goshen, Ind.

6. Fayetteville, Springdale, Rogers, Ark.-Mo.

7. Greeley, Colo.

8. Fort Collins, Colo.

9. North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, Fla.

10. Cape Coral-Fort Myers, Fla.