AUBURN, AL (WTVM) - The Auburn-Opelika metro area was ranked among a list of cities that added the most jobs in 2017.
In a "USA Today" article, Auburn-Opelika ranked 16 out of 25. The metro area added nearly 3,000 jobs which is a 4.2 percent increase between January and October of this year.
The Auburn-Opelika unemployment rate also held steady at 3.1 percent with the national average being 4.1 percent.
The Daphne-Fairhope-Foley Alabama metro area also made the list.