Reports rank Nashville area lowest for unemployment, 11th best place to live


Nashville-Davidson County has the lowest unemployment rate in the country for its size.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the Nashville- Davidson County- Murfreesboro- Franklin area reported 2.7 percent unemployment rate for February. That's the lowest rate in the country for cities with a population of one million or more.

This comes as U.S. News and World Report ranked Nashville as the 11th best place to live in the U.S.

Realtor Jedd Checko from Re-Max Advantage joined Fox 17 News at 4 p.m. on MyTV30 to discuss why Nashville is receiving such high praise.