Austin, Texas: Job Creation Engine

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Austin, Texas, is proving to be one of the hottest job creation engines in the United States, reports And there's no sign Austin's job market is slowing down.

From September 2009 through September 2010, the Austin area generated 17,300 jobs. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, that region now has 771,000 workers. In comparison, Silicon Valley in San Jose, Calif., only created 6,700 new jobs during that period.

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