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Which Southern City Was Named Best Place to Live?

Which Southern City Was Named Best Place to Live?

There are many reasons there has been a huge influx of new residents into Colorado, and specifically the Denver metro area, the past few years - mostly that it's a great place to live.

"U.S. News & World Report's Best Places to Live rankings are meant to help readers make the most informed decision when choosing where to settle down", the publication wrote on its website. U.S. News & World Report polled people throughout the country and asked them to vote on where they were most interested in living.

Seattle is the sixth best place to live in the country, according to U.S. News & World Report.

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Topping the list this year is Austin, Texas, which came in second place last year.

The ranking looked for cities that had good value, a strong job market, a high quality of life, and high desirability as a place to live.

Austin, Texas is No.1 on the list followed by Denver and San Jose, Calif. Boston; Des Moines, Iowa; and Salt Lake City, Utah took the No. 6 through 10 spots, respectively. The ranking also included data from the Census Bureau; the FBI; the Bureau of Labor Statistics, along with the magazine's rankings of the Best High Schools and Best Hospitals.

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Six Pennsylvania towns made the list, by contrast: The highest-ranking Pennsylvania city on the list was Harrisburg, coming in 34th.

Washington, DC was in the top five of the best places to live in the United States.

The top 20 best cities to live in the U.S.


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