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14 Apr

Fastest Growing Mid-Sized Metro Private Sector Salaries of 2015 found in Cape Coral-FL, Oxnard-CA, North Port-FL; Highest Salaries in Bridgeport-CT, New Haven-CT, Santa Rosa-CA

Recently released data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics illuminates which mid-sized metros have the fastest growing private sector salaries. Growth is measured by the percentage change in average annual salary between Dec. 2014 and Dec. 2015. Headlight Data ranks salary growth for the...

20 Jan

Top Mid-Sized Metros for Bachelor’s Degree Holders are Bridgeport-CT, Durham-NC, Madison-WI; Most Improved are Toledo-OH, Portland-ME, Provo-UT

Recently released data from the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey illuminates which mid-sized metros have the highest percentage of adults holding at least a bachelor’s degree. Bachelor’s degree holders constitute 30% of the U.S. population 25 years and older. Among mid-sized metros, the highest percentage...

20 Jan

Top Large Metros for Bachelor’s Degree Holders are Washington-DC, San Jose-CA, San Francisco-CA; Most Improved are Grand Rapids-MI, San Jose-CA, Pittsburgh-PA

Recently released data from the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey illuminates which large metros have the highest percentage of adults holding at least a bachelor’s degree. Bachelor’s degree holders constitute 30% of the U.S. population 25 years and older. Among large metros, the highest percentage...