CareerBuilder.com lists Lafayette among the best cities for jobseekers in the USA.

With an unemployment rate of 3.0%, and a job growth of 2.4%, Lafayette ranked #11 among US cities by CareerBuilder.com as best places to seek employment. 

The Top 25 Cities:

1. Sioux Falls, S.D.
2. Idaho Falls, Idaho
3. Rapid City, S.D.
4. Bismarck, N.D.
5. Houma, La.
6. Morgantown, W.Va.
7. Logan, Utah
8. Fargo, N.D.
9. Casper, Wyo.
10. Billings, Mont.
11. Lafayette, La.
12. Ames, Iowa
13. Midland, Texas
14. Iowa City, Iowa
15. Lincoln, Neb.
16. Great Falls, Mont.
17. Charlestown, W.Va.
18. Des Moines, Iowa
19. Portsmouth, N.H.
20. Missoula, Mont.
21. Salt Lake City
22. Provo, Utah
23. Sioux City, Iowa
24. Odessa, Texas
25. Pocatello, Idaho