New study puts city in 4th place across the state
YUMA, Ariz. (KYMA, KECY) - A new study ranks Yuma County among those experiencing the most business growth in Arizona.
Financial tech company SmartAsset examined growth in the number of businesses in each county over a four year period. It also looked at factors like gross domestic product, new building permits, and federal funding.
Here's how Yuma stacked up against other counties:
- Maricopa County - 6.1% growth
- Pinal County - 5.3% growth
- Yavapai County - 5.0% growth
- Yuma County - 3.9% growth
- Coconino County - 3.8%
Mojave, Navajo, Santa Cruz, Pima, and La Paz counties rounded out the top ten.