Which cities are giving Silicon Valley a run for it’s money?
There are 12 clear winners here in the United States, and some of them might just surprise you.
Cities are scored based on several factors. The closer you get to 100, the better.
The leading factors measured? STEM jobs, science and engineering degree holders and advanced degree holders.
Fort Collins, CO brought up the rear in slot number 12 with a score of 95.5.
Seattle, WA placed 11th, with a score of 95.57.
Madison, WI took number 10, scored at 95.83.
Charlottesville, VA placed 9th with a 96.4.
Durham, NC was 8th, scored at 96.97.
Boston, MA placed 7th, with a 97.43.
Ithica, NY took spot number 6 with 98.1.
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