Jefferson City Ranks #55 on a Forbes Business List
JEFFERSON CITY - Jefferson City raked in the #55 ranking in the Forbes Magazine "The Best Small Places for Businesses and Career List", the city announced Wednesday.
The ranking takes into consideration job growth, costs, income growth, educational attainment and projected economic growth. The magazine also takes into account quality of life factors, including: crime rates, cultural and recreational opportunities and net migration patterns. A new release said the ranking is also based on the number of highly ranked colleges in the area.
The ranking is based on values calculated in June 2011.