This Year’s Best Places to Live List

photo credit: flickr/Tri Nguyen

Every year Livability.com ranks the best 100 small to midsize cities to live in the country based on affordability, safety, economic stability, outdoor recreation, accessibility and community engagement. This year the survey added an “opportunity score” which reflects the city’s job offerings, economic resilience and growth.

 

 

Fort Collins, CO was ranked the best place to live in 2020 followed by:

  1.  Fort Collins, CO
  2. Ann Arbor, MI
  3. Madison, WI
  4. Portland, ME
  5. Rochester, NY
  6. Asheville, NC
  7. Overland Park, KS
  8. Fargo, ND
  9. Durham, NC
  10. Sioux Falls, SD

The Pacific Northwest was well represented with nine cities making the list:

Corvalis, OR #19
Bellingham, WA #33
Bend, OR #45
Eugene, OR #46
Spokane, WA #49
Vancouver, WA #59
Olympia, WA #66
Beaverton, OR #67
Tacoma, WA #75

To view the entire list of this year’s best places to live visit Livability.com.

Posted on October 12, 2020 at 9:00 AM
Robin Myers | Category: lifestyle, moving, neighborhoods, Robin Myers, Windermere | Tagged , , , ,

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