Buffalo was ranked in the top 20 for employment strength according to the American City Business Journals, Inc. that put this area 19th out of 100 major markets. The No. 1 ranking went to Boston, Mass. And rounding out the top 5 was Ogden; Utah in 2nd; Worcester, MA. In 3rd; Dallas-Ft. Worth, TX in 4th; and Houston in 5th. Rochester, NY was ranked in 9th place. The bottom 5 are at 100, Fresno, CA; 99th is San-Bernardino, CA; 98th Palm Bay-Melbourse, FA; 97th Stockton, CA and 96th was Cape Coral-Ft Meyers, FA.