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Best Cities For Young Professionals

Forbes Ranks Best Cities For Young Professionals


The term "young professional" never really sat right with me, and it still doesn't, but I'm not sure what should be used in its place. Any ideas? Forbes has released its list of the best cities for young professionals (hey, they said it, not me), which isn't to be mistaken with the best cities for new grads.

Their rankings of the 40 biggest cities in the US adjusts each category for population, and Forbes clarifies the purpose of the list is "to gauge which cities are attracting the next generation of top business talent." Drumroll . . . discover the top ten when you read more.

  1. San Francisco, California
  2. Boston, Massachusetts
  3. Houston, Texas
  4. New York, New York
  5. Minneapolis, Minnesota
  6. Washington, D.C.
  7. Chicago, Illinois
  8. Charlotte, North Carolina
  9. Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  10. Austin, Texas
  11. Source

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