Work

in the Triangle

Entrepreneurial Spirit
Downtown Durham

Key Rankings - Work

Innovative. Hub. Healthy. Educated. Young. Funny. Inventive. Optimistic. Safe.  Affordable. Smart. These are just a few of the words that top national media outlets use to describe us and our region in their key yearly rankings of places across the country. Here’s how the Triangle stacks up when it comes to jobs, key industries, the economy, and business.

#1 Upcoming IT City in USA other than Silicon Valley (Raleigh, NC) CustomerThink | June 2020

#1 State for Women in the Tech Sector Workforce (North Carolina) NC Tech | February 2020

#1 State for Economic Growth Potential (NC) Business Facilities | July 2019

#1 Best State for Business in America (North Carolina) Forbes | December 2019

#1 Best City for Jobs in 2020 in the U.S. (Raleigh, NC) Glassdoor | February 2020

#1 Best State for Business in America (North Carolina) Forbes | December 2019

#1 State for Economic Growth Potential (NC) Business Facilities | July 2019

#2 Fastest-Growing U.S. Metro from 2018-2019 in the U.S. (Raleigh, NC) US Census | March 2020

#2 Lowest State & Local Tax Burden (North Carolina) Ernst & Young | November 2019

#2 State with Top Business Climate (North Carolina) Site Selection Magazine | November 2019

#3 State in Total Tech Employment Growth from 2013-2018 (North Carolina) NC Tech | February 2020

#4 U.S. City for Veterans to Live (Raleigh, NC) WalletHub | November 2019

#6 Best State for Business in the U.S. (North Carolina) 24/7 Wall Street | February 2020

Top 10 Metro in Percentage Growth from 2010 to 2019 in the U.S. (Raleigh, NC) US Census | March 2020