Innovation Cities™ Index 2014 : USA

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City innovation economy classifications and rankings, 2014 for USA.

Below are the rankings for cities in United States of America in this year’s Index.

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Sub 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 14 1 NEXUS Los Angeles California United States 54
6 21 1 NEXUS Chicago Illinois United States 52
7 26 1 NEXUS Washington DC District of Columbia United States 52
8 31 1 NEXUS Philadelphia Pennsylvania United States 52
9 40 1 NEXUS Raleigh-Durham North Carolina United States 50
10 42 2 HUB Houston Texas United States 49
11 44 2 HUB Austin Texas United States 49
12 46 2 HUB Dallas-Fort Worth Texas United States 49
13 47 2 HUB Orlando Florida United States 49
14 48 2 HUB Miami Florida United States 48
15 49 2 HUB Atlanta Georgia United States 48
16 52 2 HUB San Diego California United States 48
17 55 2 HUB Portland Oregon United States 48
18 57 2 HUB Minneapolis-St Paul Minnesota United States 48
19 67 2 HUB Newark New Jersey United States 47
20 70 2 HUB Denver Colorado United States 47
21 78 2 HUB Kansas City KO/MO United States 47
22 82 2 HUB Pittsburgh Pennsylvania United States 47
23 83 2 HUB Tampa Florida United States 47
24 84 2 HUB Richmond Virginia United States 47
25 85 2 HUB Baltimore Maryland United States 47
26 86 2 HUB Santa Ana-Anaheim California United States 47
27 95 2 HUB Ann Arbor Michigan United States 46
28 97 2 HUB Providence Rhode Island United States 46
29 100 2 HUB Tallahassee Florida United States 46
30 101 2 HUB Las Vegas Nevada United States 46
31 102 2 HUB Manchester New Hampshire United States 46
32 117 2 HUB Salt Lake City Utah United States 45
33 118 2 HUB Boulder Colorado United States 45
34 119 2 HUB Rochester New York United States 45
35 120 2 HUB Buffalo New York United States 45
36 125 2 HUB Boise Idaho United States 45
37 131 2 HUB Charlotte North Carolina United States 45
38 132 2 HUB Berkeley California United States 45
39 133 2 HUB Des Moines Iowa United States 45
40 134 2 HUB San Antonio Texas United States 45
41 139 3 NODE Colorado Springs Colorado United States 44
42 140 3 NODE Ventura-Oxnard California United States 44
43 141 3 NODE Albany New York United States 44
44 142 3 NODE Spokane Washington United States 44
45 144 3 NODE Memphis Tennessee United States 44
46 145 3 NODE Jacksonville Florida United States 44
47 146 3 NODE Charlottesville Virginia United States 44
48 152 3 NODE Norfolk-Virginia Beach Virginia United States 44
49 153 3 NODE Sacramento California United States 44
50 157 3 NODE Oklahoma City Oklahoma United States 44
51 159 3 NODE Milwaukee Wisconsin United States 44
52 161 3 NODE Cleveland Ohio United States 44
53 162 3 NODE Savannah Georgia United States 44
54 164 3 NODE Riverside California United States 44
55 166 3 NODE Birmingham Alabama United States 44
56 167 3 NODE St Louis Missouri United States 44
57 168 3 NODE Oakland California United States 44
58 169 3 NODE Fort Lauderdale Florida United States 44
59 170 3 NODE Honolulu Hawaii United States 44
60 172 3 NODE Hartford Connecticut United States 43
61 176 3 NODE Nashville Tennessee United States 43
62 177 3 NODE Phoenix Arizona United States 43
63 178 3 NODE Syracuse New York United States 43
64 181 3 NODE Tucson Arizona United States 43
65 192 3 NODE Grand Rapids Michigan United States 43
66 194 3 NODE Bakersfield California United States 43
67 196 3 NODE Springfield Massachusetts United States 43
68 197 3 NODE Stockton California United States 43
69 198 3 NODE Charleston South Carolina United States 43
70 200 3 NODE Fresno California United States 43
71 201 3 NODE Rochester Minnesota United States 43
72 202 3 NODE Green Bay Wisconsin United States 43
73 205 3 NODE Madison Wisconsin United States 43
74 206 3 NODE Corpus Christi Texas United States 43
75 217 3 NODE Greensboro North Carolina United States 43
76 218 3 NODE Allentown Pennsylvania United States 43
77 219 3 NODE Wichita Kansas United States 43
78 220 3 NODE Roanoke Virginia United States 43
79 221 3 NODE Cincinnati Ohio United States 42
80 223 3 NODE New Orleans Louisiana United States 42
81 224 3 NODE Bridgeport Connecticut United States 42
82 226 3 NODE New Haven Connecticut United States 42
83 228 3 NODE Detroit Michigan United States 42
84 229 3 NODE Montgomery Alabama United States 42
85 231 3 NODE Lancaster Pennsylvania United States 42
86 245 3 NODE Modesto California United States 42
87 248 3 NODE Indianapolis Indiana United States 42
88 255 3 NODE Columbus Ohio United States 41
89 258 3 NODE Springfield Illinois United States 41
90 260 3 NODE El Paso Texas United States 41
91 271 3 NODE Louisville Kentucky United States 41
92 274 3 NODE Albuquerque New Mexico United States 40
93 275 3 NODE Cedar Rapids Iowa United States 40
94 276 3 NODE Lexington Kentucky United States 40
95 279 3 NODE Baton Rouge Louisiana United States 40
96 281 3 NODE Toledo Ohio United States 40
97 283 3 NODE Augusta Georgia United States 40
98 286 3 NODE Omaha Nebraska United States 40
99 290 3 NODE Greenville South Carolina United States 40
100 294 3 NODE Tulsa Oklahoma United States 40
101 295 3 NODE Columbia South Carolina United States 40
102 297 3 NODE Bozeman Montana United States 40
103 302 3 NODE Little Rock Arkansas United States 40
104 316 4 INFLUENCER Jackson Mississippi United States 39
105 320 4 INFLUENCER Winston-Salem North Carolina United States 39
106 321 4 INFLUENCER Knoxville Tennessee United States 39
107 323 4 INFLUENCER Springfield Missouri United States 39
108 324 4 INFLUENCER Reno Nevada United States 39
109 326 4 INFLUENCER Chattanooga Tennessee United States 39
110 335 4 INFLUENCER Anchorage Alaska United States 38
111 338 4 INFLUENCER Akron Ohio United States 38
112 364 4 INFLUENCER Dayton Ohio United States 37
113 372 4 INFLUENCER Lincoln Nebraska United States 37
114 436 San Juan Puerto Rico 28

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