How Does Metro Atlanta Rank in 2018?
Metro Atlanta is home to a wide variety of industries – encompassing technology, IoT, supply chain, innovation and entrepreneurship, jobs and workforce, tourism, infrastructure, professional sports and many more. The Metro Atlanta Chamber Research team recently compiled 2018 rankings for the region, demonstrating the metro area’s most attractive qualities.
The rankings continue to show the region’s strengths in logistics, with the most-traveled airport in the world, and status as one of the most desirable moving destinations in the nation, with affordability and high quality of life. The rankings also reveal the growth of newer attractions in the region, such as esports, Major League Soccer and film and TV.
See below for highlights from this year’s rankings. Atlanta isn’t up and coming – it’s here, it’s now and it’s next.
For the full compilation of rankings for metro Atlanta in 2018, visit:
For other resources from the MAC Research team, visit:
|#1 Moving Destination in the Nation||Penske||January 22, 2018|
|#1 City for Availability of Internships (tie)||WalletHub||May 22, 2018|
|#1 City to Live and Work as a Filmmaker||Moviemaker.com||January 16, 2018|
|#1 Most Affordable Big City||WalletHub||April 8, 2018|
|#1 U.S. City for Startups That Is Not New York or San Francisco||FitSmallBusiness.com||May 21, 2018|
|#1 City for Major League Soccer Attendance (Atlanta United)||SoccerStadiumDigest.com||June 16, 2018|
|#1 World’s Busiest Airport||Airports Council International||April 9, 2018|
|#1 City for Gaming Environment||WalletHub||June 7, 2018|
|#1 City Where African-Americans Are Doing the Best Economically (tie)||Forbes||January 15, 2018|