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2022 Best Cities to Raise a Family in America

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  1. #3 Best Cities to Raise a Family in America.

    Arlington

    City in Virginia,

    253 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Arlington is great for college students! Lots of restaurants and places to shop. It is so close to Washington D.C. that it is easy to find internships, jobs, and other opportunities. You can take the....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 236,434,

  2. #6 Best Cities to Raise a Family in America.

    Ann Arbor

    City in Michigan,

    551 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Former Resident says Truly a magical place! A2 exists in its own world and operates drastically different from anywhere outside the city line. As the most educated city in America, A2 is full of sharp and highly...Pro tip living here: take little trips into the real world (outside city lines) to give yourself a mental break sometimes. A2 is such a highly academic environment (even if you're not in school) it....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 121,093,

  3. #9 Best Cities to Raise a Family in America.

    Irvine

    City in California,

    566 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Nearby Resident says I love Irvine! I went to UCI for my bachelors degree and it was a beautiful area. There are many activities to do beyond campus life. My friends and I would ride our bikes in the park and then get....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 272,694,

  4. #12 Best Cities to Raise a Family in America.

    Richardson

    City in Texas,

    322 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Mid-level college town close to Dallas. Lots of restaurants, but also lots of traffic. It has pretty parks. There are a lot of stores nearby, and many events happening. It is overall very safe too. I....

    Read 322 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 118,583,

  5. #16 Best Cities to Raise a Family in America.

    Boulder

    City in Colorado,

    338 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Boulder is a clean location with an inspiring dedication to environmental care and wellness. It has made countless commitments to altering every-day functions for the sake of combatting climate....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 108,777,

  6. #17 Best Cities to Raise a Family in America.

    Seattle

    City in Washington,

    1004 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Lived in this city most my life, almost 40 years. Due to the tech industry it’s ungodly expensive now. However, it’s a fun city, beautiful, so much to do. Lots of sports, art, cinema, and nearby....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 741,251,

  7. #18 Best Cities to Raise a Family in America.

    Raleigh

    City in North Carolina,

    1293 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Overall i’ve loved growing up in Raleigh. To me it’s kind of like you get a tiny piece of different cake every corner you go to. so many experiences and different people you can meet all within a 25....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 469,698,

  8. #25 Best Cities to Raise a Family in America.

    Rochester

    City in Minnesota,

    276 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Overall, I enjoy living in Rochester. It's a decent place to raise our family. I laugh when people complain about the roads or traffic. There is no traffic, and the roads are well-maintained...Housing is still fairly affordable compared to the rest of the country, but higher than places like Iowa, Kansas, etc. Rochester has a lot of family-friendly activities, but is geared towards family...I enjoy outside activities: fishing, hiking, skiing, hunting, etc. There's a fair amount of that, but you have to travel 25+ miles for anything good. Growing up in Montana, I have high standards for...Overall, a nice place. I long for the mountains and scenery though!.

    Read 276 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 117,134,

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