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Large Cities 2014

York-Hanover, PA MSA

Overall Rank: 117      Population: 446,000

The 2014 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 94  148  165  159  136  158  95.73 
1-yr Job Growth2 149  188  177  143  170  143  99.32 
5-yr Wages & Salaries Growth3 79  109  136  164  150  162  93.09 
1-yr Wages & Salaries Growth4 79  182  153  177  171  81  100.86 
Short-Term Job Growth5 146  183  172  92  167  111  9980.77% 
5-yr Relative HT GDP Growth6 40  151  159  169  39  62  105.03 
1-yr Relative HT GDP Growth7 177  154  147  155  92  33  102.19 
High-Tech GDP LQ8 127  106  119  115  89  80  0.84 
# of HT GDP LQs Over 19 68  83  56  63  54  51  6.0 

2013-2014 Growth Comparison (by score)