5.21.2007

Best Cities for Relocating Families

Best Cities for Relocating Families (2007) focuses on the ease with which a family can move to a new city and settle into a new life. The study was conducted by Worldwide ERC and Bert Sperling's BestPlaces.

Here are the top 10 in large, medium and small city markets:

Large Cities
1. Forth Worth, Texas
2. Nashville, Tennessee
3. Kansas, Missouri
4. Indianapolis, Indiana
5. Austin, Texas
6. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
7. Minneapolis, Minnesota
8. Cambridge, Massachusetts
9. St. Louis, Missouri
10. Cincinnati, Ohio

Medium Cities
1. Knoxville, Tennessee
2. Wichita, Kansas
3. Raleigh, North Carolina
4. Salt Lake, Utah
5. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
6. Richmond, Virginia
7. El Paso, Texas
8. Little Rock, Arkansas
9. McAllen, Texas
10. Tulsa, Oklahoma

Small Cities
1. Provo, Utah
2. Ogden, Utah
3. Durham, North Carolina
4. Corpus Christi, Texas
5. Colorado Springs, Colorado
6. Madison, Wisconsin
7. Shreveport, Louisiana
8. Des Moines, Iowa
9. Spokane, Washington
10. Rockingham County, Hew Hampshire