Saturday, September 7, 2013

Saturday Stats: San Jose Ranks as 2nd Most "Thriving" City in America

The Daily Beast has put together a list of urban areas whose economies have been improving faster than most in the US. San Jose ranks 2nd on the list! They looked only at the 100 largest metros and compared their population growth (20% weight), employment and earnings (30% weight), market strength (20% weight), infrastructure (15% weight), and intellectual capital (15% weight). Below are the results!

America's Thriving Cities

1.) Irvine
2.) San Jose
3.) Fremont
4.) Austin
5.) San Francisco
6.) Seattle
7.) Plano
8.) Gilbert
9.) Orlando
10.) San Diego

Source: The Daily Beast, Hat tip to Dan

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