2013 Best-Performing Cities | large-cities
Best-Performing Cities
CONNECT WITH US:
SHARE THIS:
Large Cities 2013

Killeen-Temple, TX MSA

Overall Rank: 159      Population: 443,000

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 20  79  94  17  90  100.43 
1-yr Job Growth2 139  107  138  29  73  105  99.79 
5-yr Wages & Salaries Growth3 34  169  199  103  190  86.88 
1-yr Wages & Salaries Growth4 42  196  195  193  192  158  98.34 
Short-Term Job Growth5 77  48  83  70  33  68  10037.28% 
5-yr Relative HT GDP Growth6 120  177  185  197  191  200  63.34 
1-yr Relative HT GDP Growth7 194  188  199  199  200  142  97.02 
High-Tech GDP LQ8 105  133  141  152  172  174  0.41 
# of HT GDP LQs Over 19 109  83  144  143  193  191  0.0 

2012-2013 Growth Comparison (by score)

2013  
2012  
FusionCharts.