According to the University of Central Florida’s Institute for Economic Competitiveness, the Deltona-Daytona-Ormond metropolitan statistical area (MSA) comprised of Volusia County is expected to show modest growth in most of the economic indicators. This includes personal income forecasted to average 5.0 percent growth and employment growth rate to average 1.9 percent each year. As an economy, Volusia has over an $11 billion dollar gross domestic product.