North Carolina Ranks #1 Fastest Growing Economy Since 2013


Since 2013, North Carolina has the #1 fastest growing economy in the nation, according to the latest data released by the U.S. Department of Commerce Bureau of Economic Analysis. The state’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) has seen a 13.4 percent increase since 2013.

Since  2013, North Carolina has fostered an economic environment that has created more than 275,000 private sector jobs. Additionally, as a result of historic tax reform, North Carolina’s business tax climate improved from 44th to 16th, the largest single rate jump in the history of the Tax Foundation ranking