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Large Cities 2015

York-Hanover, PA MSA

Overall Rank: 150      Population: 443,744

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 75  94  148  165  159  136  99.58 
1-yr Job Growth2 47  149  188  177  143  170  94.95 
5-yr Wages & Salaries Growth3 141  79  109  136  164  150  98.76 
1-yr Wages & Salaries Growth4 57  79  182  153  177  171  92.31 
Short-Term Job Growth5 112  146  183  172  92  167  9894.60% 
5-yr Relative HT GDP Growth6 18  40  151  159  169  39  103.78 
1-yr Relative HT GDP Growth7 133  177  154  147  155  92  101.34 
High-Tech GDP LQ8 113  127  106  119  115  89  0.82 
# of HT GDP LQs Over 19 63  68  83  56  63  54  6.0 

2014-2015 Growth Comparison (by score)