Metro Monitor 2021

Metro Monitor 2021 tracks the inclusive economic growth performance of the 192 largest U.S. metro areas, which together are home to 78% of the nation’s population and contribute 84% of the nation’s GDP.

Alan Berube, Sarah Crump, and Alec Friedhoff

February 2021

Editor's note: For the latest data, please visit Metro Monitor 2023 »

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The Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program would like to thank the Kresge Foundation and the Shared Prosperity Partnership for their generous support of this analysis.