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Greater Fort Lauderdale still leads Metropolitan Division Employment Growth
 
Published Thursday, September 7, 2017

Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County is still in the number one position nationally among the 38 Metropolitan Divisions for percent of employment growth.   Palm Beach County is now second in the nation, followed by the Dallas Division and then the Fort Worth Division.    

“The largest over-the year percentage increases occurred in Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, FL (+3.7 percent), West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Delray Beach, FL (+3.3 percent), and Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX, and Fort Worth-Arlington, TX (+3.1 percent each).”

Click here to view the latest Bureau of Labor Statistics release that came out August 30 for the July report.


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