Economic Investment Study Ranks Lexington in Top 10

July 29, 2015 | Posted By: Connor Watkins

Local investment and economic expansion are encouraging signs to citizens everywhere because of the inherent quality of life improvements they signal. So, New York-based financial technology company SmartAsset completed a study on counties receiving the greatest amount of investment in their local economies to uncover the places poised to grow.

Lexington County ranked among the top places in South Carolina due to a high showing in each of the factors considered by the company including: business establishment growth, GDP growth, new building permits, and municipal bond investment.

Take a look at the table below to see where Lexington County ranked and how other counties stacked up against it:

Economic Study Ranks Lexington in Top 10

For a more in-depth look at the study and our methodology, please visit this link: https://smartasset.com/investing/investment-calculator#South Carolina