Tools & Resources

Rankings

Jacksonville #4 City Where People Moved to in 2019

Hire A Helper

February 2020

Jacksonville Ranks Among Top 15 Cities for Women in Tech

SmartAsset

February 2020

Jacksonville #7 for Where the Jobs Will Be in 2020

Forbes

January 2020

Jacksonville in Top 20 Best Tech Cities for IT Jobs

CompTIA

December 2019

Jacksonville #1 City for Talent Attraction

EMSI

November 2019

JAXPORT Voted #1 for Customer Satisfaction and Performance

Logistics Management

August 2019

#1 City for Millennial Veterans Home Loan Growth

Veterans United Home Loans

August 2019

Jacksonville Listed as 20 Emerging Tech Markets to Watch

Site Selection Group

June 2019

Jacksonville #12 Best City to Start a Business

WalletHub

May 2019

Jacksonville Fastest Growing Florida City

U.S. Census Report

May 2019

St. Augustine #1 Southern Food Town

Southern Living

May 2019

Jacksonville MSA 6th Fastest Growing Large Metro

U.S. Census Report

April 2019

St. Johns County #1 Healthiest in Florida

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation / University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute

March 2019

Florida #4 Best Tax Climate in U.S.

Tax Foundation

March 2019

Jacksonville is a Top 10 Hottest U.S. Housing Market

Zillow/CBS News

January 2019

Jacksonville #14 Best City to Start a Business

Inc.

December 2018

#4 Best City for Job Seekers in 2019

Forbes

December 2018

Top 20 Best Cities to Eat in America

Food & Wine

December 2018

#8 City Where Quality of Life is on the Rise

SmartAsset

November 2018

#9 Best Big City to Live in Right Now

Money

November 2018

#14 Best City for Business and Careers

Forbes

October 2018

JAX Neighborhood, Riverside, #6 for Millennials

RentCafe

September 2018

Florida #1 for Infrastructure

24/7 Wall Street/USA TODAY

August 2018

Mayo Clinic #1 Hospital in Florida

U.S. News & World Report

August 2018

Jacksonville #2 Most Underrated Beach Town in America

Jetsetter

July 2018

#5 Best Cities for Millennials

SmartAsset

June 2018

JAX a Top City Americans are Flocking to

24/7 Wall Street

June 2018

Florida #2 Best State for Business

Chief Executive

May 2018

UNF named a 2018 “Best Value College”

Forbes

April 2018

#16 Fastest Growing City in America

Forbes

February 2018

JAX Named #2 Most Up-and-Coming City in America

TIME

October 2017

JAX Named one of World’s Top 10 Best Value Destinations

Lonely Planet

October 2017

JAX Named Best City for Intermodal Access

Global Trade Magazine

October 2017

Mayo #1 Hospital in the Nation

U.S. News & World Report

August 2017

JAX is the 9th Hottest City for Tech Jobs Now

ZipRecruiter

June 2017

Fernandina Beach ranks #1 Place to Live on the Coast

Huffington Post

April 2017

JAX #7 Best City for Job Seekers

Money

May 2017

JAX #2 City to Invest in Housing

Forbes

April 2017

St. Augustine #1 U.S. Destination for Travel

Money

March 2017

UNF’s Coggin College of Business Named One of the Southeast’s Best Business Schools for 10 Years

Princeton Review

March 2017

Florida #1 for Participation on the Advanced Placement Exams

College Board

March 2017

Florida’s Economy #7 in the Nation

U.S. News & World Report

March 2017

Florida #1 State for Higher Education

U.S. News

March 2017

JAX #3 Best City for Veterans

Veterans United

March 2017

St. Johns County named Healthiest County in Florida

County Health Rankings

March 2017

JAX #5 Fastest-Growing City in America

Forbes

February 2017

Florida #4 State in AP Exam Scores

College Board

February 2017

JAX in Top 50 Best Places to Live in the USA

U.S. News & World Report

February 2017

JAX Tops List of 10 Hottest Real Estate Markets to Watch in 2017

Forbes

January 2017

Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena Top 100 Worldwide in Ticket Sales

Pollstar

January 2017

Cedar House Inn in St. Augustine Named #1 B&B in the U.S

TripAdvisor

January 2017

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University #1 for Best Online Bachelor’s Degrees in the Nation

U.S. News & World Report

January 2017

JAX in Top 10 Best Cities to Live in 2017

Trulia

December 2016

#9 in Metros with the Highest Levels of Capital Investment Worldwide per Capita

Inc.

October 2016

Top 40 Best Places for Business and Careers

Forbes

October 2016

Stanton College Prep Ranks #6 on the 500 Best High Schools list

Newsweek

October 2016

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University #2 Undergraduate Engineering Program in Florida

U.S. News

September 2016

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University #1 Undergraduate Aerospace Engineering Program in Florida

U.S. News

September 2016

Florida #7 in Overall Top State for Doing Business

Area Development

September 2016

Florida #4 in Cost of Doing Business

Area Development

September 2016

JAX #11 Best U.S. City for Culture

Business Insider

August 2016

JAX ranked 5th in Market in terms of Gender Diversity in Tech Occupations

CBRE

July 2016

Northeast Florida #4 Largest Increase in Tech Talent Growth in North America

CBRE

July 2016

JAX Selected as a Top U.S. Logistics Hub

Global Trade Magazine

July 2016

JAX #11 in Increasing Millennial Population

CBRE

July 2016

JAX #4 Sweet Spot for Homeownership

Zillow

June 2016

Florida #4 on the Tax Foundation’s State Business Tax Index

Tax Foundation

June 2016

#21 Best Metropolitan Market for Female Entrepreneurs

Small Business Trends

June 2016

St. Augustine #4 in America’s Favorite Towns

Travel + Leisure

June 2016

Top 20 Best Cities for Summer Travel

Forbes

May 2016

JAX Added the 12th Most People of Any City in America

U.S. Census Bureau

May 2016

#2 Hot Spot Where Americans are Moving Right Now

Realtor.com

May 2016

#2 Best Cities for Tech (Outside CA & NY)

Datafox

May 2016

#16 Best Place to Live in the South

Business Insider

March 2016

Atlantic Beach, Vilano Beach named in Top 10 Best Off-the-Beaten-Path Beach Communities

Fodor Travel

January 2016