2016 Best Suburbs for Millennials in America

Explore the best suburbs for young professionals based on the number of millennial residents, job opportunities, and access to bars, restaurants, and affordable housing. Ranking based on data from the U.S. Census, FBI, BLS, and other sources.

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Viewing 1-25 of 100
  1. 1

    Vinings

    • Suburb of Atlanta, GA
    • 10 reviews
  2. 2

    Hurstbourne Acres

    • Suburb of Louisville, KY
  3. 3

    Inverness

    • Suburb of Denver, CO
    • 6 reviews
  4. 4

    Westminster

    • Suburb of Baton Rouge, LA
  5. 5

    Merrifield

    • Suburb in Virginia
    • 4 reviews
  6. 6

    Cambridge

    • City in Massachusetts
    • 11 reviews
  7. 7

    North Druid Hills

    • Suburb of Atlanta, GA
    • 18 reviews
    Niche User:I absolutely love living in Metro Atlanta. My specific neighborhood isn't much to speak of in terms of things to do, but I live right by the highway and can easily travel all over the city to get to wherever I need to go.
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  8. 8

    Dulles Town Center

    • Suburb in Virginia
    • 4 reviews
  9. 9

    Arlington

    • City in Virginia
    • 37 reviews
  10. 10

    Addison

    • Suburb of Dallas, TX
    • 12 reviews
  11. 11

    Grandview Heights

    • Suburb of Columbus, OH
    • 1 review
  12. 12

    Meridian

    • Suburb of Denver, CO
    • 1 review
  13. 13

    Hoboken

    • Suburb in New Jersey
    • 9 reviews
  14. 14

    Emeryville

    • Suburb of San Francisco, CA
    • 15 reviews
  15. 15

    Elmwood

    • Suburb of New Orleans, LA
    • 2 reviews
  16. 16

    Brentwood

    • Suburb of St. Louis, MO
    • 13 reviews
    Niche User:Brentwood offers me with a central location with plenty of nearby shopping, dining, services but also packs a punch with fantastic schools, safe streets and lots of diversity in both races and age. It's exactly the type of community I was looking to find and am glad to live here.
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  17. 17

    Morrisville

    • Suburb of Raleigh, NC
    • 26 reviews
  18. 18

    Edgewater

    • Suburb in New Jersey
    • 3 reviews
  19. 19

    West Conshohocken

    • Suburb of Philadelphia, PA
  20. 20

    Fair Oaks

    • Suburb in Virginia
    • 33 reviews
  21. 21

    Richmond Heights

    • Suburb of St. Louis, MO
    • 9 reviews
  22. 22

    Mission

    • Suburb in Kansas
    • 15 reviews
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    Conshohocken

    • Suburb of Philadelphia, PA
    • 14 reviews
    Niche User:There is never any major crime in this area. You may have a few kids breaking into unlocked cars, but its never anything serious or much to worry about. You could leave your doors unlocked and nothing would happen.
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  24. 24

    Waukee

    • Suburb of Des Moines, IA
    • 10 reviews
    Niche User:Waukee is a growing city with an amazing populace. I wouldn't live anywhere else as a teen and as an adult I think it is a great place to have kids. There's a lot of peace. If you're looking for fun, Des Moines is ten to fifteen minutes out.
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    Falcon Heights

    • Suburb of Minneapolis, MN
    • 5 reviews