Tucson is ranked No. 3 in a recent survey about metro areas with the fastest job growth. Bloomberg reports figures from Economist Jed Kelko, who specializes in U.S. cities and the future of work, show Tucson had a job growth rate of 4.2 percent in July over the same period last year.
The only cities with a higher job growth in the survey were Ogden-Clearfield, Utah and Provo-Orem, Utah. Those communities saw a job growth rate of 4.6 percent.