The Motor City is no longer on Amazon's short list of cities under consideration for its second headquarters facility.

Amazon pared the list to 20 contenders, listed below in alphabetical order. The new facility is predicted to bring about 50,000 high paying jobs to the city is ultimately chosen.

Here are the finalists, according to NBC:

  • Atlanta
  • Austin
  • Boston
  • Chicago
  • Columbus
  • Dallas
  • Denver
  • Indianapolis
  • Los Angeles
  • Miami
  • Montgomery County, Maryland
  • Nashville
  • Newark, NJ
  • New York City
  • Northern Virginia
  • Philadelphia
  • Pittsburgh
  • Raleigh
  • Toronto
  • Washington DC