Top 10 Big US Cities to Live In

San Francisco is king
By Arden Dier,  Newser Staff
Posted Jul 19, 2016 9:03 AM CDT
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(Newser) – San Francisco might be pricey, but it's also a great place to live—the best, in fact, according to a new WalletHub ranking. The site compared the "livability," education, health, taxes, and local economy of all 62 US cities with at least 300,000 residents to come up with the best cities to call home. Here are the top 10:

  1. San Francisco, Calif.
  2. Seattle, Wash.
  3. Raleigh, NC
  4. Colorado Springs, Colo.
  5. Denver, Colo.
  6. San Jose, Calif.
  7. Austin, Texas
  8. San Diego, Calif.
  9. Minneapolis, Minn.
  10. Washington, DC
Click for the full list, or compare the top 10 to this ranking. (Read more San Francisco stories.)

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