Portland's job growth among Top 10 in U.S.

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Friday, August 24, 2012

Portland's job growth ranks it among the fastest-growing cities in the U.S. in terms of employment.

The Portland metro economy added 21,500 jobs between July 2011 and July 2012, a 2.2 percent growth clip that pushed the region's non-farm payrolls over 1 million jobs.

The growth rate matched Boston's in the same period, tying for the No. 9 spot in Arizona State University's "Top 10 Cities for Job Growth" list.

Read more at OregonLive.com.

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