The Growing and Shrinking U.S. Economies in a 3-D Map

November 23, 2015

The GDP percentage growth of Midland, Texas, was the largest in the country, according to data from the Bureau of Economic Analysis. released a 3-D visualization map of the GDP growth by metropolitan area, using spikes emerging from cities to signify GDP growth. The taller the spike, the higher the GDP.

The second city with a high GDP percentage spike was Midland’s neighbor San Angelo. Overall, Texas metropolitan areas experienced growth.

Declines—marked red on the map—appear sporadically in the Southeast and Midwest.

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