Fort Wayne Ranked 59th Best Performing City

By Eric Dutkiewicz

January 17, 2013 Updated Jan 17, 2013 at 8:27 PM EDT

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (www.incnow.tv) - A new survey lists Fort Wayne near the top of the nation's best performing cities.

Fort Wayne ranked No. 59 out of 200 cities by the Milken Institute. The city saw a stark increase from its 127th ranking a year ago.

The survey focuses heavily on employment growth and its importance on community vitality.

The Top 5 metropolitan areas on the list: 1) San Jose/Sunnyvale/Santa Clara, Calif.; 2) Austin/Round Rock/San Marcos, Texas; 3) Raleigh/Cary, N.C.; 4) Houston/Sugar Land/Baytown, Texas; 5) Greater Washington, D.C.

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