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Eugene, OR MSA

Overall Rank: 67      Population: 375,000

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 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 Score/
Value
5-yr Job Growth1 192  193  133  111  52  67  102.23 
1-yr Job Growth2 184  110  61  69  82  84  100.02 
5-yr Wages & Salaries Growth3 170  181  184  126  33  63  102.43 
1-yr Wages & Salaries Growth4 122  132  85  62  70  55  101.52 
Short-Term Job Growth5 190  64  113  81  123  19  10172.31% 
5-yr Relative HT GDP Growth6 193  185  102  167  88  183  78.63 
1-yr Relative HT GDP Growth7 119  79  51  181  193  152  96.46 
High-Tech GDP LQ8 55  53  61  63  83  91  0.78 
# of HT GDP LQs Over 19 50  67  74  48  71  88  4.0 

2012-2013 Growth Comparison (by score)

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