Best-Performing Cities
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Small Cities 2013

Binghamton, NY MSA

Overall Rank: 164      Population: 244,094

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 101  138  164  195  199  133  98.75 
1-yr Job Growth2 121  165  161  190  189  193  87.72 
5-yr Wages & Salaries Growth3 105  130  154  194  197  153  97.24 
1-yr Wages & Salaries Growth4 169  171  173  177  178  188  84.30 
Short-Term Job Growth5 72  145  154  162  181  113  9961.64% 
5-yr Relative HT GDP Growth6 68  106  153  159  181  159  96.41 
1-yr Relative HT GDP Growth7 127  151  153  181  138  161  81.28 
High-Tech GDP LQ8 1.40 
# of HT GDP LQs Over 19 6.0 

2012-2013 Growth Comparison (by score)      
2013  
2012  

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