Where is DC in Top 10 Cities to Live?

If you ever get to choose where you live -- as opposed to moving for a job or for family -- consider moving to Austin, Texas. It has been crowned in the number one spot on U.S. News & World's Report's "2017 Best Places to Live" list. Why Austin? It's a combination of factors. Not only is it a desirable place to live, but also it's a good value with a strong job market. Most important is that Austin boasts a high quality of life. And people are flocking to the Texas capital. About 50 people move to Austin every day,thanks to the many music venues, outdoor space and cultural institutions. The top 10 places to live in the U.S.A.:

  1. Austin, Texas
  2. Denver, Colorado
  3. San Jose, California
  4. Washington, D.C.
  5. Fayetteville, Arkansas
  6. Seattle, Washington
  7. Raleigh/Durham, North Carolina
  8. Boston, Massachusetts
  9. Des Moines, Iowa
  10. Salt Lake City, Utah