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Small Cities 2013

Lima, OH MSA

Overall Rank: 155      Population: 103,000

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 147  120  168  154  114  136  93.82 
1-yr Job Growth2 126  104  184  111  146  77  99.56 
5-yr Wages & Salaries Growth3 150  127  95  125  154  129  93.31 
1-yr Wages & Salaries Growth4 63  89  126  160  137  74  100.51 
Short-Term Job Growth5 172  83  45  19  120  182  9782.91% 
5-yr Relative HT GDP Growth6 117  115  160  19  168  163  80.94 
1-yr Relative HT GDP Growth7 161  42  49  44  177  198  87.88 
High-Tech GDP LQ8 114  119  144  135  134  137  0.36 
# of HT GDP LQs Over 19 57  61  80  82  88  82  2.0 

2012-2013 Growth Comparison (by score)      
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