Lubbock economy up 7% since June 2012 - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

Lubbock economy up 7% since June 2012

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LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) -

The Lubbock Economy continues to show signs of improvement.

The latest economic index for June 2013 sits at 135.3.

That's up more than 7% from this time last year. A rising index means a growing and expanding local economy.

General spending improved by more than 5%. Payroll employment also grew slightly.

However, auto sales and construction activity were down.

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