Las Vegas Among Top 10 Metros for 2017 Job Growth

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Recently released numbers by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics show Las Vegas had the seventh-highest job growth rate of any major metropolitan area in 2017. The Riverside CA area came in first with 3.55% gains over the year. Austin, Nashville, Orlando, Jacksonville, and Charlotte also topped Vegas, which saw 2.88% growth from 2016. Overall, it’s sunny news for the sunbelt! You can see a full table over at the Urbanophile blog.