DIVER Geo Score

DIVER Geo Score 2017-07-05T09:01:58+00:00

DIVER Geo Scores are designed to quickly communicate the overall economic health of a selected geographic area on a scale of 0 to 10.  The Geo Score reflects the relative economic well-being of the location and is available for all States, counties, and approximately 350 of the largest cities. Calculations are released monthly and are based on multiple, meaningful economic and demographic data from the employment, income and housing categories.

The Geo Score can be found in all of the DIVER platforms.

DIVER Geo Score For Houston City, TX

Our Current Geo Scores

Data as of June 2017

RankLocationScore
1District of Columbia10
2North Dakota9.8
3New Hampshire9.6
4Vermont9.4
5Hawaii9.2
6Colorado9
7Minnesota8.8
8South Dakota8.6
9Massachusetts8.4
10Nebraska8.2
11Wisconsin8
12Iowa7.8
13Washington7.6
14Maryland7.4
15Utah7.2
16Virginia7
17Montana6.8
18Wyoming6.6
19Oregon6.4
20Connecticut6.2
21California6
22Maine5.8
23Idaho5.6
24Rhode Island5.4
25New York5.2
26Kansas5
27Texas4.8
28Tennessee4.6
29Pennsylvania4.4
30Indiana4.2
31Alaska4
32Missouri3.8
33Florida3.6
34Michigan3.4
35Illinois3.2
36Delaware3
37New Jersey2.8
38Arizona2.6
39Arkansas2.4
40Nevada2.2
41North Carolina2
42South Carolina1.8
43Ohio1.6
44Georgia1.4
45West Virginia1.2
46Oklahoma1
47Kentucky0.8
48Alabama0.6
49Louisiana0.4
50Mississippi0.2
51New Mexico0
RankLocation2017 v. 2016
1Washington+1.8
2Rhode Island+1.6
3Tennessee+1.6
4Wisconsin+1.2
5Oregon+1.2
6Florida+1
7South Carolina+1
8Arizona+0.8
9Nevada+0.8
10Indiana+0.6
11West Virginia+0.6
12Hawaii+0.4
13Colorado+0.4
14Maryland+0.4
15Maine+0.4
16Pennsylvania+0.2
17Alabama+0.2
18District of Columbia0
19North Dakota0
20New Hampshire0
21Vermont0
22Massachusetts0
23Nebraska0
24California0
25Texas0
26Michigan0
27Illinois0
28Arkansas0
29Mississippi0
30New Mexico0
31Minnesota-0.2
32Iowa-0.2
33Utah-0.2
34North Carolina-0.2
35Georgia-0.2
36Connecticut-0.4
37New York-0.4
38Ohio-0.4
39Kentucky-0.4
40South Dakota-0.6
41Wyoming-0.6
42Louisiana-0.6
43Virginia-0.8
44Montana-0.8
45Idaho-0.8
46Missouri-0.8
47Alaska-1
48Kansas-1.2
49New Jersey-1.2
50Delaware-1.4
51Oklahoma-1.8
RankBest LocationsScoreRankWorst LocationsScore
1San Mateo, CA103110Magoffin, KY0
2Dunn, ND103109Issaquena, MS0
3Santa Clara, CA103108Jefferson, MS0
4McKenzie, ND103107Imperial, CA0
5San Francisco, CA103106Clay, KY0
6Divide, ND103105East Carroll, LA0
7Williams, ND103104Wheeler, GA0
8Mountrail, ND103103Owsley, KY0
9Mercer, ND103102Yuma, AZ0
10Arlington, VA103101Willacy, TX0
11Stark, ND103100Humphreys, MS0
12New York, NY103099Leslie, KY0
13Steele, ND103098Long, GA0
14Midland, TX103097Harlan, KY0
15Slope, ND103096Elliott, KY0
16Fairfax, VA103095Holmes, MS0
17Cavalier, ND103094Martin, KY0
18Hettinger, ND103093Jenkins, GA0
19Oliver, ND103092Atlantic, NJ0
20Falls Church, VA103091Bell, KY0
21McLean, ND103090Letcher, KY0
22Sargent, ND103089Apache, AZ0
23Bowman, ND103088Lake, TN0
24Broomfield, CO103087Wilcox, AL0
25Alexandria City, VA103086Clay, GA0
RankBest LocationsScoreRankWorst LocationsScore
1Mountain View, CA10356Tulsa, OK0
2Palo Alto, CA10355Flint, MI0
3Sunnyvale, CA10354Youngstown, OH0
4Milpitas, CA9.9353Jacksonville, NC0.1
5Redwood City, CA9.9352Cleveland, OH0.1
6South San Francisco, CA9.9351Trenton, NJ0.1
7Santa Clara, CA9.8350Detroit, MI0.2
8San Jose, CA9.8349Jackson, MS0.2
9San Francisco, CA9.8348Reading, PA0.2
10San Ramon, CA9.7347Camden, NJ0.3
11Pleasanton, CA9.7346Canton, OH0.3
12Alexandria, VA9.7345Rockford, IL0.3
13Santa Monica, CA9.6344Brownsville, TX0.4
14Midland, TX9.6343Fayetteville, NC0.4
15Broomfield, CO9.6342Merced, CA0.4
16Newport Beach, CA9.5341Lawton, OK0.5
17Bellevue, WA9.5340Fresno, CA0.5
18Torrance, CA9.5339Muncie, IN0.5
19Rockville, MD9.4338Dayton, OH0.6
20Burbank, CA9.4337Chino, CA0.6
21Bismarck, ND9.4336Harlingen, TX0.6
22Newton, MA9.3335Portsmouth, VA0.7
23Seattle, WA9.3334Columbus, GA0.7
24San Leandro, CA9.3333Albany, GA0.7
25Franklin, TN9.2332Greenville, NC0.8
RankBest LocationsScore ChangesRankWorst LocationsScore Changes
1Carlisle, KY+43110Genesee, NY-5.5
2Linn, OR+3.73109Briscoe, TX-4.9
3Weber, UT+3.63108Meagher, MT-4.8
4Gallatin, IL+3.43107Kenton, KY-4.8
5Blackford, IN+3.43106Burlington, NJ-4.6
6Scott, IN+3.43105Gates, NC-4.6
7Jasper, IN+3.33104Portsmouth City, VA-4.3
8Wabash, IN+3.33103Bryan, GA-4
9Baker, OR+3.33102Allen, KS-3.6
10Dorchester, MD+3.23101Salem, NJ-3.6
11Moffat, CO+3.13100Preble, OH-3.5
12Whitman, WA+3.13099Carroll, IL-3.2
13Duchesne, UT+33098Montgomery, IA-3.2
14Union, IN+2.93097Henry, IL-3.2
15Henderson, TN+2.83096Stevens, KS-3.1
16Clay, FL+2.83095Jones, IA-3.1
17Shiawassee, MI+2.83094Waynesboro City, VA-3
18Carroll, KY+2.73093Oklahoma, OK-3
19Dorchester, SC+2.73092Union, IA-3
20St. Lucie, FL+2.63091Sussex, NJ-2.9
21Madison, TN+2.63090Campbell, WY-2.8
22Edgar, IL+2.63089Edwards, KS-2.8
23Carson City, NV+2.63088Monmouth, NJ-2.8
24Canyon, ID+2.53087Freestone, TX-2.7
25Marshall, TN+2.53086Warren, NJ-2.7
RankBest LocationsScore ChangesRankWorst LocationsScore Changes
1Port St. Lucie, FL+3.1350Chino, CA-4.7
2Deltona, FL+2.9349Tulsa, OK-4.2
3Delray Beach, FL+2.5348Baytown, TX-3.1
4Jackson, TN+2.4347San Angelo, TX-2.6
5Palm Bay, FL+2.2346Portsmouth, VA-2.6
6Ogden, UT+2.2345Corpus Christi, TX-2.3
7Auburn, WA+2344Sioux City, IA-2.2
8Newark, NJ+1.9343Columbia, MO-2
9Tacoma, WA+1.8342High Point, NC-2
10West Palm Beach, FL+1.8341Iowa City, IA-1.8
11St. Petersburg, FL+1.8340Edinburg, TX-1.8
12Charleston, SC+1.7339New Braunfels, TX-1.8
13Des Moines, IA+1.7338Odessa, TX-1.8
14Las Vegas, NV+1.7337Longview, TX-1.6
15Davenport, IA+1.6336Temple, TX-1.6
16Racine, WI+1.6335North Little Rock, AR-1.5
17Tucson, AZ+1.6334Little Rock, AR-1.5
18Memphis, TN+1.6333Anchorage, AK-1.5
19Reno, NV+1.5332St. Joseph, MO-1.4
20Miami, FL+1.5331Fort Smith, AR-1.4
21Elgin, IL+1.5330Lubbock, TX-1.3
22Warwick, RI+1.4329Jackson, MS-1.3
23Huntsville, AL+1.4328Hampton, VA-1.2
24Mobile, AL+1.4327Springfield, MO-1.2
25Cincinnati, OH+1.4326Abilene, TX-1.2