Best-Performing Cities
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Small Cities 2015

Homosassa Springs, FL MSA

Overall Rank: 166      Population: 143,621

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 2015 2016 2017 Score/
Value
5-yr Job Growth1       186  189  97  99.47 
1-yr Job Growth2       175  77  164  91.99 
5-yr Wages & Salaries Growth3       139  190  129  98.31 
1-yr Wages & Salaries Growth4       185  193  190  84.02 
Short-Term Job Growth5       132  117  178  9798.79% 
5-yr Relative HT GDP Growth6       73  117  88  100.69 
1-yr Relative HT GDP Growth7       164  78  86  96.89 
High-Tech GDP LQ8       152  143  136  0.38 
# of HT GDP LQs Over 19       125  129  88  2.0 

2014-2015 Growth Comparison (by score)