This city has it all. If you want to live in Florida, but want a more temperate climate, Jacksonville has that going for it. The city is safe, it has a Riverwalk along the St. Johns River, and it has a vibrant art scene.
On its outskirts, it also has Amelia Island – where residents can enjoy a quick getaway while enjoying the island’s beaches and walkways. Did we also mention that Jacksonville has the largest urban park system? The park is an astounding four times the size of Manhattan.
Green Bay, Wisconsin
As Wisconsin’s flagship city, Green Bay is certainly expected on this list. This city is well-known for its NFL team, the Green Bay Packers. It is also a great place to live according to the magazine “US News & Weekly Report”. In 2022, it ranked Green Bay as no.3.
There are major draws to living here, including lighter traffic, except when the Green Bay Packers play a home game. Living up to the name, Green Bay is intersected by the Fox River. And if that is not enough water for you, it is a 40-minute drive from Lake Michigan.
On Real Estate – US News, Sarasota, Florida ranked no. 9 as the best city to live in the USA in 2022. In 2021, it was also ranked no. 9. Situated in the Gulf of Mexico, you can expect beaches of fine white sand, a whole range of parks to choose from, and mangroves.
While the cost of living in Sarasota is about 7% higher than the national average and housing is 17% higher than the national average, it hasn’t stopped people from moving there. Since 2016, the city has seen a population increase of 12%.
San Jose, California
As the first capital of the state of California, San Jose is one of the USA’s best cities to live in. According to Real Estate – US News, San Jose ranked no.5 overall. Some of the major draws are that the city is one of the largest cities in the USA and has the largest population in all of Northern California. It also has a low crime rate.
For those who love diversity, a whopping 56 different languages are spoken in the city. It is not hard to believe considering 40% of the individuals are immigrants.
Salt Lake City, Utah
Other attractions of Salt Lake City are overshadowed by its claim to fame, the Mormon capital. As said, there are a lot of bonuses to living in this city. First, if you love the outdoors then Salt Lake City is a great choice. You can go skiing at several resorts such as Alta Brighton and Park Deer, take a stroll in Liberty Park, or go hiking at Wasatch National Forest.
In terms of entertainment, the culinary and film industries are developing so you will never be short of something to do in Salt Lake City.