Money magazine has ranked the best places to live in the United States, according to the three best big cities, three best small cities, lowest incidence of violent crime (five cities), best high school graduation rate (five cities) and best future job growth (five cities). A look at the magazine’s findings:
Best big cities to live in America
Best small cities to live in America
Lowest incident of violent crime
Best high school graduation rate
State College, Pa.
Des Moines, Iowa
Best future job growth
Punta Gorda, Fla.