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San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX MSA

Overall Rank: 19      Population: 2,429,609

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 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Score/
Value
5-yr Job Growth1 11  15  24  57  101.16 
1-yr Job Growth2 83  49  37  30  33  27  106.71 
5-yr Wages & Salaries Growth3 11  13  10  21  52  101.27 
1-yr Wages & Salaries Growth4 18  31  56  51  31  23  105.52 
Short-Term Job Growth5 96  111  38  32  104  46  10098.56% 
5-yr Relative HT GDP Growth6 99  60  38  41  33  16  106.47 
1-yr Relative HT GDP Growth7 95  28  28  87  83  36  112.52 
High-Tech GDP LQ8 69  75  74  82  79  79  0.90 
# of HT GDP LQs Over 19 23  36  33  37  21  40  7.0 

2010-2011 Growth Comparison (by score)

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