While a lot of us choose where we live based on what we can afford and how close it is to our job, that doesn’t necessarily mean we are getting the best this country has to offer. You may think you live in the best city around, but now “Money” magazine is here to let you know whether or not that's true.
- The mag has just come out with their choices for the Best Places to Live in America.
- In making their choices, they looked at cities with populations of at least 25,000, emphasizing economic factors, including employment opportunities, supply and demand for homes, cost of living, quality of schools, racial and economic diversity, and health and safety.
- The list includes 50 towns and cities where the economy, job growth, and housing market remained strong despite COVID-19 disruptions
So, where is the best place to live in the U.S.?
- According to “Money” it’s Evans, Georgia, which is close to Augusta.
- Evans has a low unemployment rate of just 5.2%, way below the 11.1% national average.
- It also has the lowest cost of living of any area with levels of income in the similar range.
“Money” Magazine’s Top Ten Best Places To Live In America
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- Evans, Georgia
- Parker, Colorado
- Meridian, Idaho
- Rockwall, Texas
- Columbia, Maryland
- Westfield, Indiana
- Syracuse, Utah
- Franklin, Tennessee
- Woodbury, Minnesota
- Morrisville, North Carolina