25. Salt Lake City
Total score: 57.22 out of 100 points
Utah’s capital city and hub of Mormon culture had an unemployment rate of 1.9% as of November 2019 — the lowest rate among the 51 metro areas that had a population of 1 million or more as of the 2010 Census, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. That compared with a national unemployment rate of 3.3% in November.