Another day, another accolade for one of Idaho's cities. This city is located right here n the Treasure Valley and deserves a big congratulations for being named the best city in America to live in.....


Meridian Idaho has been named as the best place to live in the entire United States. Yes out of all the cities in America, our very own Meridian Idaho is the best city in America...numero uno!

Here are the Top 5 Best Cities.

5. Eagan, Minnesota

4. Centennial, Colorado

3. Johns Creek, Georgia

2. Danbury, Connecticut

….and the number one best city in America to live inis:

  1. Meridian, Idaho

Meridian, is 24//7 Wall St.'s best city to live in. The city is safe, and jobs have attracted growing numbers of new residents. Only 80 violent crimes were reported per 100,000 people in Meridian last year. To give you an idea of great that crime rate is....the national average for violent crime rate is approximately 366 violent crimes per 100,000 Americans.

> Population: 87,739
> Median home value: $193,900
> Poverty rate: 10.9%
> Pct. with at least a bachelor's degree: 27.7%
> Amenities per 100,000 residents: 169.8

To determine the rankings for the top 50 American cities to live in, 24/7 Wall St. reviewed data on over 500 cities with populations of at least 65,000.  Rankings were based on things like crime rates, employment growth, access to restaurants and attractions, educational attainment, and housing affordability,

Click the link below to see all of America’s 50 Best Cities to Live.

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