Austin ranks No. 2 in Economic Index reportAustin ranks No. 2 in Economic Index reporthttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=96692012-09-12T10:35:00Z2012-09-11T00:00:00Z

AUSTIN - According to On Numbers, Austin ranks No. 2 in the September version of its Economic Index for setting the pace for private-sector job growth and boosting local employment by 7.1 percent since 2007.

Oklahoma City came in at No. 1 for strong worker earning and low unemployment.

The On Numbers Economic Index measures the economic health of 102 major metropolitan areas. The 18-part formula-based test assesses private-sector job growth, unemployment, earnings, housing-price appreciation, and construction and retail activity.

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Austin-Round Rock
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