San Antonio named #1 "brainpower" city

By: Matt McGovern Email
By: Matt McGovern Email
San Antonio leads all U.S. metro areas in gaining college graduates. Just another indicator of the momentum that is likely to carry the city into the future.

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SAN ANTONIO, TX (WOAI) - San Antonio leads all U.S. metro areas in gaining college graduates. Just another indicator of the momentum that is likely to carry the city into the future.

That's according to Forbes, which had San Antonio tied for number one in terms of cities gaining the most college graduates. Forbes says San Antonio is attracting educated people with its great food and good nightlife.

It also boasts one of the fastest growing regional economies in the country, with expanding energy and tech businesses.

“When the buzz starts … and hipsters start to get wise to the neighborhood assets that are here, once the hipsters get wind of it, you’ll have to beat them away with a stick,” says economic geographer Jim Russell.

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