Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Alabama
Fast Facts: Alabama ranks 30th in total land area and 2nd in size of inland waterways. The state capital is Montgomery, the largest city is Birmingham.
Alabama Careers: As of 2008, U.S. Census data estimated a population of 4,661,900. Alabama was recently ranked the 28th “Best State for Business” by Forbes Magazine.
Alabama Career Education: Best known for agriculture and engineering colleges, Alabama ranked 48th in a 2009 K-12 “Academic Achievement” study by the U. S. Chamber of Commerce.
Alabama Economy: Although called the “Cotton State,” according to various reports, Alabama actually ranks only between eighth and tenth in U.S. cotton production.
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