Bismarck tops the list of 2018’s Top 10 Booming College Towns, according to a data survey by financial website CardRates.com.
High employment growth – 12.2 percent – coupled with a median household income more than 4 percent above the national average are among the factors in Bismarck’s #1 standing.
“Graduates of Bismarck State College and the University of Mary seeking employment can take comfort in knowing they’re already in a city with thousands of jobs waiting to be filled,” the survey noted. “Bismarck was recently ranked among Livability’s Top 100 Best Places to live.”
You can read the complete survey and its methodology here.