Best-Performing Cities
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Large Cities 2013

Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA MSA

Overall Rank: 199      Population: 544,746

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 172  152  166  154  181  190  97.75 
1-yr Job Growth2 66  151  186  193  183  190  91.92 
5-yr Wages & Salaries Growth3 191  186  182  182  145  173  98.07 
1-yr Wages & Salaries Growth4 37  34  173  189  173  173  92.16 
Short-Term Job Growth5 162  169  191  124  197  200  9703.68% 
5-yr Relative HT GDP Growth6 186  181  175  189  132  185  93.95 
1-yr Relative HT GDP Growth7 50  117  143  140  137  189  76.27 
High-Tech GDP LQ8 186  185  181  191  190  187  0.37 
# of HT GDP LQs Over 19 131  109  163  144  143  144  2.0 

2012-2013 Growth Comparison (by score)

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