Nashville Music City Has Lowest Unemployment Rate In U.S.
At 2.7% Nashville beats out San Francisco at number 2 at 2.9%. Based on 51 metro areas with populations in excess of 1 million people.
Austin and San Jose are tied with 3% for the third spot.
The booming Nashville job market in Music City is helping drive down the unemployment rate. Nashville job growth rate is the ranked third faster in the county among large cities.
Recently Nashville has seen a increase in tech, healthcare, finance, account and legal jobs. The thriving tourism and hospitality sector of Nashville has also seen a huge uptick.