Bloomberg list Seattle as the Fourth Richest City in U.S.
Anyone in the greater Seattle area can see that the city is booming! Bloomberg just released their list of the 20 Richest Cities in America, and our local metropolitan area cracked the top 5. The article attributes much of this wealth to the ever expanding tech industry based in Seattle area ranging from small start ups to giants; Boeing, Microsoft, and the ever expanding Amazon. The internet runs deep within the area, and young people are moving to the area with a new increase in jobs. Seattle’s GMP per capita has grown by a cumulative 7.9 percent since 2009 and had a gross product per resident of $75,874 in 2014.