Raleigh No. 2 in 'ideal areas to reside' ranking

RALEIGH, N.C. (WTVD) -- Raleigh has earned a true-ranking as one of the gold standard cities in the us when it involves attributes millennials want in a spot to reside.

The rating from livability.com looked at economics, housing, facilities, infrastructure, demographics, social and civic capital, education, health care, variety and inclusion in additional than 1,000 cities.

Livability says the highly ranked cities are "pleasing, welcoming, in your price range and bursting with opportunities. The web site changed into effusive in its description of Raleigh.

"North Carolina's capital metropolis definitely has whatever thing for everyone. there may be a protracted listing of things to do in Raleigh to entertain and enjoyment you," the Raleigh overview observed. "Raleigh is an innovative metropolis that celebrates clean energy entrepreneurs and researchers, creative cooks and artists."

listed below are the good ten cities:

1 - Boise, identification

2 - Raleigh, NC

three - Madison, WI

4 - Iowa city, IA

5 - Rochester, MN

6 - Columbia, MO

7 - Sioux Falls, SD

eight - Pittsburgh, PA

9 - Lincoln, NE

10 - Greenville, SC

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