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Small Cities 2015

Sebring, FL MSA

Overall Rank: 130      Population: 103,000

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 2018 Score/
Value
5-yr Job Growth1     117  136  46  100.29 
1-yr Job Growth2     96  54  128  98.80 
5-yr Wages & Salaries Growth3     150  180  37  128  93.39 
1-yr Wages & Salaries Growth4     125  170  168  28  102.22 
Short-Term Job Growth5     27  197  9687.98% 
5-yr Relative HT GDP Growth6     106  27  31  45  105.73 
1-yr Relative HT GDP Growth7     50  31  36  170  94.65 
High-Tech GDP LQ8     177  167  165  173  0.26 
# of HT GDP LQs Over 19     177  175  174  173  0.0 

2014-2015 Growth Comparison (by score)