To develop the rankings, Wallethub researched over 150 most populous cities across the nation. They then measured 16 metrics falling under the headings "job market" and "socioeconomic environment," according to the article.
Factors included were job opportunities, employment and growth, monthly median starting salary, median annual income, time spent working and commuting, and housing affordability.
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