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No. 1: Austin, Texas leads the nation as the Biggest Boom Town In The U.S. Austin consistently sits atop Forbes' annual list of the best cities for jobs and scores highly in other demographics rankings. It is the fastest-growing city in the nation, attracting large numbers of college grads, immigrants and families with young children.