10 Cities In Desperate Need of Government Employees

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Chicago skyline (Photo: Photographs in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.)

Some cities are known for their unique characteristics. If you are searching for the best place to find some down-home BBQ, take a drive to Kansas City. If you want to hear fantastic live jazz, head down to New Orleans. And if you are looking for the best city for a government job, this guide is exactly what you need.


GovCentral works to keep you up to date on which government branches are hiring the fastest, what cities have the most positions available, and how you can increase your chances of getting hired. Since only 1 out of every ten employees of the federal government are actually located in Washington, you may be surprised at where the federal government is hiring the most.

Are you looking for a change of pace in a new location? Or are you seeking your first government position? Either way, your search begins here.

#1: Washington, DC

#2: San Antonio, TX

#3: Atlanta, GA

#4: Philadelphia, PA

#5: New York, NY

#6: Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

#7: Baltimore, MD

#8: Tampa, FL

#9: Chicago, IL

#10: Los Angeles, CA

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