Best-Performing Cities
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Large Cities 2015

Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL MSA

Overall Rank: 46      Population: 637,674

The 2015 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 183  190  184  124  82  102.81 
1-yr Job Growth2 73  153  119  70  41  53  103.82 
5-yr Wages & Salaries Growth3 176  191  189  183  144  40  101.55 
1-yr Wages & Salaries Growth4 136  193  108  136  54  108  97.46 
Short-Term Job Growth5 187  83  97  86  115  10000.80% 
5-yr Relative HT GDP Growth6 143  123  131  160  130  42  103.46 
1-yr Relative HT GDP Growth7 156  19  176  148  160  82  102.69 
High-Tech GDP LQ8 135  123  136  128  127  113  0.67 
# of HT GDP LQs Over 19 106  68  67  56  48  32  8.0 

2014-2015 Growth Comparison (by score)