With 2.21 million people, Paris is the capital and most populous city of France. Situated on the Seine River, in the north of the country, it is at the heart of the Île-de-France region, also known as the région parisienne. Paris is right at the top of PwC’s list for Intellectual Capital and Innovation. What’s especially great about the city of Paris is it has some of the lowest unemployment rates in all of Europe. Individuals in human resources, sales, and finance will find some of the highest salaries here.