Economy

Montgomery County’s high wealth and low unemployment rate mask economic disparities as well as other warning signs, such as slow business growth and problems with office vacancies. Maintaining and improving our quality of life depends on a strong local economy. We need to have a business friendly attitude and incubate the next generation of job creators.
This dashboard provides a quick overview of economic benchmarks in Montgomery County. Each graph shows data for a specific measure, comparing the County's performance to that of neighboring counties and comparable jurisdictions around the country. You can find more information on how these peer counties were selected here.

Performance Glossary: A Growing Economy