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Small Cities 2014

Logan, UT-ID MSA

Overall Rank: 10      Population: 138,000

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 62  29  23  28  43  24  103.50 
1-yr Job Growth2 52  41  28  19  24  39  100.52 
5-yr Wages & Salaries Growth3 17  40  52  39  41  46  101.33 
1-yr Wages & Salaries Growth4 87  156  36  43  62  21  102.39 
Short-Term Job Growth5 93  152  77  51  38  43  10078.92% 
5-yr Relative HT GDP Growth6 17  69  51  139  125  87.96 
1-yr Relative HT GDP Growth7 48  44  82  16  117  57  100.79 
High-Tech GDP LQ8 10  10  11  12  1.10 
# of HT GDP LQs Over 19 6.0 

2013-2014 Growth Comparison (by score)      
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