San Antonio’s economy has rebounded steadily since 2009

The San Antonio-New Braunfels metropolitan area’s gross domestic product totaled $96.03 billion in 2013, according to figures released this week from the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis.

The San Antonio area ranked 35th out of the nation’s 381 metropolitan areas in 2013 for economic growth, which is up from an estimated $91.9 billion in 2012, $87 billion in 2011, $81 billion in 2010, $76.8 billion in 2009 and $78.3 billion in 2008.

The top 5 metropolitan markets for highest GDP in 2013 were New York ($1.4 trillion), Los Angeles ($826.8 billion), Chicago ($590.2 billion), Houston ($517.3 billion) and the Washington, D.C. ($463.9 billion).

Meanwhile, as far as other major Texas markets go, Dallas ranked sixth in the U.S. with a GDP of $447.5 billion and Austin ranked 33rd. with a GDP of $103.9 billion.

The full report, along with links to tables and report, can be found here.

James Aldridge oversees online content of the newspaper; edits and reports stories for the online edition.

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