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Heartland Forward released the 2021 edition of its annual Most Dynamic Metros report that identifies which locales in the nation’s 384 metropolitan statistical areas (MSAs) are making themselves more resilient and moving toward better economic outcomes for their citizens.
The index is based on capturing recent employment growth, wage growth, and GDP growth, as well as two entrepreneurship metrics and the average income, which reflects previous productivity gains. The Pensacola Metro ranked #109 overall. Read the report