Best-Performing Cities
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Large Cities 2015

York-Hanover, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

Overall Rank: 165      Population: 442,870

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 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 Score/
Value
5-yr Job Growth1 82  75  94  148  165  159  95.71 
1-yr Job Growth2 65  47  149  188  177  143  99.22 
5-yr Wages & Salaries Growth3 104  141  79  109  136  164  93.94 
1-yr Wages & Salaries Growth4 78  57  79  182  153  177  97.72 
Short-Term Job Growth5 32  112  146  183  172  92  10026.00% 
5-yr Relative HT GDP Growth6 19  18  40  151  159  169  84.53 
1-yr Relative HT GDP Growth7 11  133  177  154  147  155  96.21 
High-Tech GDP LQ8 111  113  127  106  119  115  0.65 
# of HT GDP LQs Over 19 55  63  68  83  56  63  5.0 

2014-2015 Growth Comparison (by score)