The United States is diversity personified, filled with rolling country-sides and bustling cities alike. Cities have, for the most part, taken the cake for the greatest places to live. Filled to the brim with cultural significance, they are often the nucleus of their states. Of course, between the 50 states, 50 capitals, and thousands of cities and towns, they all have merit as interesting and vivid places to live. From happiest cities to the most educated, there are highlights to each city and town. Here are the best places to live in the United States, in no particular order.


1. New York City, New York

Possibly the center of the world, the city is known as the Big Apple has earned its reputation as one of the greatest places to live on the planet. One of its greatest highlights is an incredible job market, where you really can achieve any dream you have. In fact, in December of 2018, the city was at a record low unemployment rate, sitting at just 4.0%.

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