Innovation Cities™ Index 2014: Americas

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AmericaCity innovation classifications and rankings 2014 for USA, Canada and South America.

World’s largest city classification and global ranking with 157 Americas cities (113 USA, 14 Canada, 30 Latin America)  from 445 benchmark cities classified, and with top cities ranked in 2014. Based on 2thinknow analysis of cities on 162 city indicators from 2thinknow City Benchmarking Data program. Established 2007.

Index Resources: 2014 Overview | FAQ | Media Release


Innovation Cities Index 2014 : Americas

2014 Indexes: Global | Top 100Americas | EuropeAsiaEmerging
Americas Sub-Regions:
USA | Canada | Latin America

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Region Rank Global Rank Classification City State Country Index Score
1 1 1 NEXUS San Francisco – San Jose California United States 57
2 2 1 NEXUS New York New York United States 56
3 4 1 NEXUS Boston Massachusetts United States 56
4 10 1 NEXUS Seattle Washington United States 54
5 11 1 NEXUS Toronto Canada 54
6 14 1 NEXUS Los Angeles California United States 54
7 21 1 NEXUS Chicago Illinois United States 52
8 26 1 NEXUS Washington DC District of Columbia United States 52
9 31 1 NEXUS Philadelphia Pennsylvania United States 52
10 36 1 NEXUS Montréal Canada 50
11 39 1 NEXUS Vancouver Canada 50
12 40 1 NEXUS Raleigh-Durham North Carolina United States 50
13 42 2 HUB Houston Texas United States 49
14 44 2 HUB Austin Texas United States 49
15 46 2 HUB Dallas-Fort Worth Texas United States 49
16 47 2 HUB Orlando Florida United States 49
17 48 2 HUB Miami Florida United States 48
18 49 2 HUB Atlanta Georgia United States 48
19 52 2 HUB San Diego California United States 48
20 55 2 HUB Portland Oregon United States 48
21 57 2 HUB Minneapolis-St Paul Minnesota United States 48
22 67 2 HUB Newark New Jersey United States 47
23 69 2 HUB Québec Canada 47
24 70 2 HUB Denver Colorado United States 47
25 78 2 HUB Kansas City KO/MO United States 47
26 82 2 HUB Pittsburgh Pennsylvania United States 47
27 83 2 HUB Tampa Florida United States 47
28 84 2 HUB Richmond Virginia United States 47
29 85 2 HUB Baltimore Maryland United States 47
30 86 2 HUB Santa Ana-Anaheim California United States 47
31 92 2 HUB Calgary Alberta Canada 46
32 95 2 HUB Ann Arbor Michigan United States 46
33 97 2 HUB Providence Rhode Island United States 46
34 100 2 HUB Tallahassee Florida United States 46
35 101 2 HUB Las Vegas Nevada United States 46
36 102 2 HUB Manchester New Hampshire United States 46
37 117 2 HUB Salt Lake City Utah United States 45
38 118 2 HUB Boulder Colorado United States 45
39 119 2 HUB Rochester New York United States 45
40 120 2 HUB Buffalo New York United States 45
41 122 2 HUB Edmonton Canada 45
42 123 2 HUB São Paulo Brazil 45
43 125 2 HUB Boise Idaho United States 45
44 131 2 HUB Charlotte North Carolina United States 45
45 132 2 HUB Berkeley California United States 45
46 133 2 HUB Des Moines Iowa United States 45
47 134 2 HUB San Antonio Texas United States 45
48 138 3 NODE Rio De Janeiro Brazil 44
49 139 3 NODE Colorado Springs Colorado United States 44
50 140 3 NODE Ventura-Oxnard California United States 44
51 141 3 NODE Albany New York United States 44
52 142 3 NODE Spokane Washington United States 44
53 144 3 NODE Memphis Tennessee United States 44
54 145 3 NODE Jacksonville Florida United States 44
55 146 3 NODE Charlottesville Virginia United States 44
56 152 3 NODE Norfolk-Virginia Beach Virginia United States 44
57 153 3 NODE Sacramento California United States 44
58 157 3 NODE Oklahoma City Oklahoma United States 44
59 159 3 NODE Milwaukee Wisconsin United States 44
60 161 3 NODE Cleveland Ohio United States 44
61 162 3 NODE Savannah Georgia United States 44
62 164 3 NODE Riverside California United States 44
63 166 3 NODE Birmingham Alabama United States 44
64 167 3 NODE St Louis Missouri United States 44
65 168 3 NODE Oakland California United States 44
66 169 3 NODE Fort Lauderdale Florida United States 44
67 170 3 NODE Honolulu Hawaii United States 44
68 172 3 NODE Hartford Connecticut United States 43
69 176 3 NODE Nashville Tennessee United States 43
70 177 3 NODE Phoenix Arizona United States 43
71 178 3 NODE Syracuse New York United States 43
72 181 3 NODE Tucson Arizona United States 43
73 187 3 NODE Mexico City Mexico 43
74 192 3 NODE Grand Rapids Michigan United States 43
75 194 3 NODE Bakersfield California United States 43
76 196 3 NODE Springfield Massachusetts United States 43
77 197 3 NODE Stockton California United States 43
78 198 3 NODE Charleston South Carolina United States 43
79 200 3 NODE Fresno California United States 43
80 201 3 NODE Rochester Minnesota United States 43
81 202 3 NODE Green Bay Wisconsin United States 43
82 205 3 NODE Madison Wisconsin United States 43
83 206 3 NODE Corpus Christi Texas United States 43
84 217 3 NODE Greensboro North Carolina United States 43
85 218 3 NODE Allentown Pennsylvania United States 43
86 219 3 NODE Wichita Kansas United States 43
87 220 3 NODE Roanoke Virginia United States 43
88 221 3 NODE Cincinnati Ohio United States 42
89 223 3 NODE New Orleans Louisiana United States 42
90 224 3 NODE Bridgeport Connecticut United States 42
91 226 3 NODE New Haven Connecticut United States 42
92 228 3 NODE Detroit Michigan United States 42
93 229 3 NODE Montgomery Alabama United States 42
94 231 3 NODE Lancaster Pennsylvania United States 42
95 242 3 NODE Buenos Aires Argentina 42
96 245 3 NODE Modesto California United States 42
97 248 3 NODE Indianapolis Indiana United States 42
98 254 3 NODE Ottawa Canada 41
99 255 3 NODE Columbus Ohio United States 41
100 258 3 NODE Springfield Illinois United States 41
101 260 3 NODE El Paso Texas United States 41
102 261 3 NODE Winnipeg Canada 41
103 265 3 NODE Medellin Colombia 41
104 271 3 NODE Louisville Kentucky United States 41
105 274 3 NODE Albuquerque New Mexico United States 40
106 275 3 NODE Cedar Rapids Iowa United States 40
107 276 3 NODE Lexington Kentucky United States 40
108 279 3 NODE Baton Rouge Louisiana United States 40
109 281 3 NODE Toledo Ohio United States 40
110 283 3 NODE Augusta Georgia United States 40
111 286 3 NODE Omaha Nebraska United States 40
112 288 3 NODE Halifax Canada 40
113 290 3 NODE Greenville South Carolina United States 40
114 293 3 NODE Curitiba Brazil 40
115 294 3 NODE Tulsa Oklahoma United States 40
116 295 3 NODE Columbia South Carolina United States 40
117 297 3 NODE Bozeman Montana United States 40
118 298 3 NODE Hamilton Canada 40
119 300 3 NODE Monterrey Mexico 40
120 301 3 NODE Brasilia Brazil 40
121 302 3 NODE Little Rock Arkansas United States 40
122 315 4 INFLUENCER Bogotá Colombia 39
123 316 4 INFLUENCER Jackson Mississippi United States 39
124 320 4 INFLUENCER Winston-Salem North Carolina United States 39
125 321 4 INFLUENCER Knoxville Tennessee United States 39
126 322 4 INFLUENCER Kitchener Canada 39
127 323 4 INFLUENCER Springfield Missouri United States 39
128 324 4 INFLUENCER Reno Nevada United States 39
129 325 4 INFLUENCER London Canada 39
130 326 4 INFLUENCER Chattanooga Tennessee United States 39
131 335 4 INFLUENCER Anchorage Alaska United States 38
132 336 4 INFLUENCER Fredericton – St John New Brunswick Canada 38
133 338 4 INFLUENCER Akron Ohio United States 38
134 339 4 INFLUENCER Moncton New Brunswick Canada 38
135 342 4 INFLUENCER Panama City Panama 38
136 357 4 INFLUENCER Salvador Bahia Brazil 38
137 364 4 INFLUENCER Dayton Ohio United States 37
138 366 4 INFLUENCER Belo Horizonte Brazil 37
139 372 4 INFLUENCER Lincoln Nebraska United States 37
140 373 4 INFLUENCER Puebla Puebla Mexico 37
141 374 4 INFLUENCER Recife Pernambuco Brazil 37
142 379 4 INFLUENCER Cordoba Argentina 36
143 382 4 INFLUENCER San Salvador El Salvador 36
144 383 4 INFLUENCER Porto Alegre Brazil 36
145 384 4 INFLUENCER San Jose, Costa Rica Costa Rica 36
146 387 4 INFLUENCER Guadalajara Mexico 35
147 388 4 INFLUENCER Valparaíso Valparaíso Chile 35
148 389 4 INFLUENCER Caracas Venezuela 35
149 393 4 INFLUENCER Santo Domingo, DR Dominican Republic 35
150 395 5 UPSTART Montevideo Uruguay 34
151 396 5 UPSTART Santiago Chile 34
152 403 5 UPSTART Lima Peru 34
153 410 5 UPSTART Quito Ecuador 34
154 411 5 UPSTART Pachuca Hidalgo Mexico 34
155 421 5 UPSTART Havana Havana Cuba 32
156 433 Tegucigalpa Honduras 29
157 436 San Juan Puerto Rico 28

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