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Report: Cleveland economy outperforms Cincinnati, Columbus in 2017

Posted: 11:06 AM, Sep 20, 2018
Updated: 2018-09-20 11:06:07-04
Report: Cleveland economy outperforms Cincinnati, Columbus in 2017

In 2017, Cleveland's economy outperformed Cincinnati and Columbus in 2017, the Columbus Dispatch reports.

Cleveland's economy grew by 2.9 percent last year and was valued at $140 billion compared to Cincinnati's growth of 2.4 percent valued at $138 billion and Columbus' growth up 2.1 percent valued at $136.6 billion.

Coming in as the 28th largest economy in the nation, Cleveland is reported as the largest economy among Ohio's metro areas.

A comeback in manufacturing is credited to Cleveland's growth, Columbus Dispatch reports.