Longview — Longview ranked No. 22 out of 365 metro areas in the nation for economic vitality and job growth in a national report released this week.
Area Development, a New York-based national publication covering site selection and facility planning, ranked the Longview area No. 5 among the nation’s mid-sized cities with populations between 160,000 and 600,000 and No. 22 out of all metro areas. The Longview Metropolitan Statistical Area includes Gregg, Rusk and Upshur counties and has a population of 214,369.
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