Local Area Gross Domestic Product, 2018

Real gross domestic product (GDP) increased in 2,375 counties, decreased in 717, and was unchanged in 21 in 2018, according to estimates released today by the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). The percentage change in real GDP ranged from 86.5 percent in Jackson County, WV, to -44.0 percent in Grant County, ND.

In 2020, data for counties and metropolitan areas will be contained in a news release called Gross Domestic Product by County and Metropolitan Area.

  • Current Release: December 12, 2019
  • Next Release: December 9, 2020

What is GDP by County, Metro, and Other Areas?

A comprehensive measure of the economies of counties, metropolitan statistical areas, and some other local areas. Gross domestic product estimates the value of the goods and services produced in an area. It can be used to compare the size and growth of county economies across the nation.

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