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Corpus Christi, TX MSA

Overall Rank: 188      Population: 450,000

The 2011 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 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 Score/
Value
5-yr Job Growth1 10  39  50  79  194  172  94.62 
1-yr Job Growth2 79  63  169  137  184  98.27 
5-yr Wages & Salaries Growth3 32  14  26  16  197  115  97.33 
1-yr Wages & Salaries Growth4 32  81  22  48  188  96.16 
Short-Term Job Growth5 14  30  144  114  158  9910.26% 
5-yr Relative HT GDP Growth6 102  103  27  87  161  171  83.08 
1-yr Relative HT GDP Growth7 88  52  190  95  191  92.18 
High-Tech GDP LQ8 179  185  186  189  189  191  0.34 
# of HT GDP LQs Over 19 186  187  175  177  178  176  1.0 

2010-2011 Growth Comparison (by score)

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