by Donny Mak
on Monday, January 1st, 2001 at 1:00am.
We saw the housing report. We beat out Detroit as the worst housing market now, but there’s good reason to believe we’ll find the bottom soon. But if you’re going to talk about being the worst, we should talk about what we do best. Here’s where we showed up in the some formidable top ten lists: view list after the break...
Jacksonville was named the nation’s third least expensive city to launch a corporate headquarters (BizCosts.com - 2011)
Florida’s public school system ranks among the top 5 in the nation (Education Week – 2011)
Jacksonville ranked No. 3 on the list of “Best Cities to Work” (Careerbliss.com - 2011)
Jacksonville ranked ninth best U.S. Shopping City (Forbes – 2010)
Jacksonville is ranked No. 1 on the list of Ten Best Cities for Recreation (Parenting Magazine – 2010)
Florida State College at Jacksonville (FSCJ) was ranked as the eighth largest producer of associate degrees in the U.S. (Community College Week – 2010)