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Ann Arbor ranked 11th best city to live in 2023

ANN ARBOR – Tree Town has done it again. The Michigan city made the list of the 150 best places to live in the United States in 2022-2023 according to US News & World Report.

Coming in at number 11, Ann Arbor is known as a charming Midwestern college town with a vibrant downtown, cultural destinations, events, and businesses.

“In addition to college, excellent public schools, an increasingly diverse job market, a robust public parks system, and a low crime rate make Ann Arbor an attractive place to live for residents of all ages. “, wrote Editors of US News & World Report.

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To get its ranking, US News & World Report took data from sources including the US Census Bureau, FBI, US Department of Labor and responses from about 3,500 survey participants.

It looked at 150 of the nation’s most populous metropolitan areas and assigned scores to characteristics such as labor market, value, housing costs, crime rates, air quality, well-being. being, desirability and net migration.

Tree Town earned an overall rating of 6.6.

Here’s how it ranks in other areas:

Category Score
Opportunity 4.9
Assess 6.5
The job market 6.7
Quality of life 8
Net migration 4.6

Read the full methodology here.

Here are the 15 best US cities to live in:

1. Huntsville, Alabama

2. Colorado Springs, Colorado

3. Green Bay, Wis.

4. Boulder, Colorado

5. San Jose, California

6. Raleigh and Burham, North Carolina

7. Fayetteville, Arkansas

8. Portland, Maine

9. Sarasota, Florida

10. San Francisco, California

11. Ann Arbor, MI

12. Naples, Florida

13.Austin, Texas

14. Des Moines, Iowa

15. Boise, Idaho

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