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Test Accolades

Sacramento is thriving and the proof is clear! Check out some of our most recent accolades, just to name a few.  

Business & Economy

Worked in front of RT bus

No. 1: Happiest Workers in Midsized City (CareerBliss)

  • No. 6: Best Cities for Teleworking (Sperling’s Best Places)
  • No. 1: In the world for Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences - UC Davis (US World University Rankings)
  • No. 5: U.S. cities with the fastest growth in tech jobs (ITBusinessEdge.com)

 

 No. 10: Best city for women in the workforce (NerdWallet)

  • No. 4: U.S. Metro Clean Tech Index (Clean Edge)
  • No. 1: California Clean Economy Job Growth (Next10)
  • No. 12: Top U.S. Cities with the Most Energy Star Certified Buildings (EPA) 
  • No. 19  Best Metropolitan Area for STEM Professionals (WalletHub)
  • No. 16 Best City in America for Employment Satisfaction (Glassdoor)
  • 3 of top 100 Co-working Spaces in U.S. with Urban Hive, Capsity and the Hacker Lab(Symmetry 50.com)

Quality of Life and Creative Class

No. 1: Sacramento FC Republic, USL Pro League Attendance (USL Pro Soccer League)

  • No 1. Place for Ice Cream in California is Sacramento's own Gunther's Ice Cream (Business Insider)
  • No. 5: Bike-friendly Cities (BetterDoctor.com) 
  • No. 8: Healthiest Cities in the U.S. (Fit Cities Index)
  • No. 1: Most Valuable Minor League Baseball team in the U.S.  (Team Forbes)
  • No. 16: Best Cities for Millennials (Zeroheadge) 

Parked bicycles

No. 4 and No. 1: In the nation and California, respectively, for Bicycle Commuting (American Bicyclist)

  • No. 10: Most Hipster City in America according to the website FindThe Home
  • No. 7: Best City for Public Park Access (The Trust for Public Land)
  • No. 9: Funniest  Cities in America (Movoto.com)
  • No. 7 Best Place to Raise Active Children (BetterDoctor.com)
  • No. 7: City for Happiest Young Professionals (CareerBliss)

No. 10: The 10 Best Cities for Coffee Snobs (FourSquare, Redfin)

  • No. 4: Best Cities for Nerds (Movoto) 
  • Top 6: Nation’s Greatest Cities for Food Lovers (Wall Street Journal)
  • No. 10: Least Stressed-Out Cities (CNN Money)
  • No. 5: Best City for Pet Lovers (WalletHub)
  • No. 14: America's Coolest Cities (Forbes)

No. 5: Fittest Cities in America (American Fitness Index)