Best-Performing Cities
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Large Cities 2013

El Paso, TX MSA

Overall Rank: 96      Population: 841,971

The 2013 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 10  32  71  103  63  100.98 
1-yr Job Growth2 97  110  127  123  86  95  99.92 
5-yr Wages & Salaries Growth3 50  145  98.97 
1-yr Wages & Salaries Growth4 23  51  167  155  116  97.04 
Short-Term Job Growth5 33  151  113  166  78  47  10094.87% 
5-yr Relative HT GDP Growth6 39  50  44  69  96  110  100.11 
1-yr Relative HT GDP Growth7 148  56  97  194  156  123  93.71 
High-Tech GDP LQ8 122  127  127  133  125  135  0.59 
# of HT GDP LQs Over 19 84  91  105  114  84  71  5.0 

2012-2013 Growth Comparison (by score)

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