Government employees per capita: 0.05
Orlando is a major research center for the military. It is the focal point for the development of training simulation technology. Like Tampa, Orlando is a victim of the bad Floridian economy. Employment in Orlando recently has actually been doing worse than average for the state, with a 5.1 percent increase in unemployment from June 2008 to June 2009. But that's still a lot better than average across the nation.