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Small Cities 2010

Ithaca, NY MSA

Overall Rank: 58      Population: 104,871

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 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Score/
Value
5-yr Job Growth1 26  12  26  56  116  99.20 
1-yr Job Growth2 160  75  33  142  93  77  98.18 
5-yr Wages & Salaries Growth3 59  56  51  108  159  36  100.62 
1-yr Wages & Salaries Growth4 134  118  92  137  159  118  93.88 
Short-Term Job Growth5 178  38  141  186  147  74  10025.98% 
5-yr Relative HT GDP Growth6 56  85  83  81  147  38  103.83 
1-yr Relative HT GDP Growth7 63  159  109  131  148  121  89.88 
High-Tech GDP LQ8 10  15  18  17  24  15  1.02 
# of HT GDP LQs Over 19 18  23  47  15  5.0 

2009-2010 Growth Comparison (by score)      
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