Youngstown tops for growth, health care

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – The Youngstown area is one of the best regions in the nation for economic growth and health care, according to the Manhattan Institute for Policy Research and

The Mahoning Valley is leading the nation out of the economic recession. The organizations also said health care is very affordable and accessible in the region.

“It speaks volumes of where we have been and where we are going. I think it also confirms the direction we are going in. So the things we are doing are producing a good GDP, they are seeing job growth and they are seeing salaries increase. All of those we think are good for the economy,” Youngstown Warren Regional Chamber President Tom Humphries said.

Site selectors for large businesses often use the rankings when looking to expand or open new businesses.

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