With a range from virtually nothing upwards to over $10 million dollars, there is quite a variance in what is happening in the community economic development industry. The majority of respondents had smaller to mid-range budgets and were, for the most part, as likely to see an increase in budget over the past two years as a decrease or no change at all.


Annual Operating Budget2012 Data2008 Data
$0 - $490,00038%42%
$1.1 million - $5 million27%24%
$500,000 - $1 million14%12%
$10 million +13%9%
$5.1 million - $10 million8%13%


Operational BudgetPercentage
No Change23%