Top Ten Metros for Percentage Job Growth / by urbanexus

On September 28, 2011, the Business Journals on Numbers blog posted an article reporting on jobs numbers for 77 major US metropolitan markets, based on data released by the U.S. Department of Labor that day.  The list of the ten areas that had the highest percentage growth (between August 2010 and August 2011) contained a few surprises, at least for me.  See the table below.