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Top 25 Cities for Your Government Career

Top 25 Cities for Your Government Career

Currin Berdine, Tania Khadder, Anna Hennings, Adam Starr, Alice Handley | GovCentral
















#23. Indianapolis, IN

Population: 795,458

Cost of Living Rank (in a 1-100 list): 12


Average Commute Time: 21.7 minutes 


Job Growth Rank (in a list of 372 Highest Growth Cities): 197


Unemployment Rate: 8.2

Jobs Listed on USA Jobs: 483

Stimulus funds for State:$4.3 billion

State recovery site:http://www.in.gov/gov/INvest.htm/

Formerly a manufacturing-heavy city, Indianapolis has shifted to encompass a much more diversified economy – today, its key industries include education, healthcare, tourism and finance. And if you love sports, Indianapolis may just be the place for you. The city hosts several major sporting events, including the Indianapolis 500, Brickyard 400 and men’s and women’s NCAA championships. It is also the fourth largest city on this list – below Philadelphia, San Antonio, and San Diego.

Bonus fun fact: Indianapolis has the largest children’s museum in the world.

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