Best-Performing Cities
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Large Cities 2010

Corpus Christi, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

Overall Rank: 97      Population: 450,440

The 2010 Milken Institute Best-Performing Cities Index ranks U.S. metropolitan areas by how well they are creating and sustaining jobs and economic growth. The components include job, wage and salary, and technology growth. In most years, these give a good indication of the underlying structural performance of regional economics.

Metro's Performance in Each Index Component

Component 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 Score/
Value
5-yr Job Growth1 12  14  10  39  50  79  100.44 
1-yr Job Growth2 37  35  79  63  169  98.77 
5-yr Wages & Salaries Growth3 24  25  32  14  26  16  106.29 
1-yr Wages & Salaries Growth4 93  100  32  81  22  101.65 
Short-Term Job Growth5 22  14  30  144  114  9993.00% 
5-yr Relative HT GDP Growth6 181  189  102  103  27  87  98.97 
1-yr Relative HT GDP Growth7 145  130  88  52  190  92.58 
High-Tech GDP LQ8 182  181  179  185  186  189  0.35 
# of HT GDP LQs Over 19 159  160  186  187  175  177  1.0 

2009-2010 Growth Comparison (by score)

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