Best-Performing Cities
CONNECT WITH US:
SHARE THIS:
Small Cities 2014

Vineland-Bridgeton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area

Overall Rank: 186      Population: 155,850

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 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 Score/
Value
5-yr Job Growth1 139  149  155  156  193  190  89.86 
1-yr Job Growth2 142  153  159  145  197  142  98.48 
5-yr Wages & Salaries Growth3 124  121  125  135  176  187  89.86 
1-yr Wages & Salaries Growth4 59  147  152  134  180  113  98.67 
Short-Term Job Growth5 169  31  62  116  130  145  9865.00% 
5-yr Relative HT GDP Growth6 66  97  125  121  189  145  77.62 
1-yr Relative HT GDP Growth7 93  84  113  83  149  87  98.89 
High-Tech GDP LQ8 103  97  88  65  154  154  0.34 
# of HT GDP LQs Over 19 110  109  57  61  125  129  1.0 

2013-2014 Growth Comparison (by score)      
2014  
2013  

FusionCharts.