Just over the Colorado River, in South Austin, the Barton Hills neighborhood offers a prime location for families and young professionals to find a great home.
The Austin job market has received many well-deserved accolades recently, including the best-performing job market among the 50+ metro areas with at least one million residents in the Wall Street Journal. Austin ranked first for job growth and share of adults working or looking for work, third for change in the size of the workforce, fourth for change in average weekly wages, and 17th for unemployment rate. Additionally, personal finance content website WalletHub, named Austin No. 5 for the best cities to find jobs in 2022.