Best Places to Live in USA, Top American Cities to Live
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If a town is ranked first in the best places to live list by CNNMoney, there is nothing much left to say about it. Still, we can reiterate why Louisville is one of the best places to live and why people choose to habituate in there.
Reasons for the being best include demographic, economic, cultural and social facts. Louisville is situated under the Rocky Mountains in Colorado, which makes the town have mild and dry weather. Population of the city is almost 19.000. This fact absolutely indicates that it is a place where you can find a peaceful environment.
Louisville doesn’t get affected from the recent economic turmoil as much as entire United States does. Since there are numerous plants in the sectors of high technology, energy and solid health care industry in the town, Louisville preserving its well being, which can be proven by the fact that the town’s per capita income is estimated to be approximately $31,830. Besides, employment rate is quite high due to such a solid economy.
History of Louisville begins in 1877 when the first coal mine was established. This is followed by the construction of series of mines. Therefore, the town’s population used to include a plenty of miners and there were several mining companies controlling the coal reserves. However, that is not the case currently because mines were shut down in 1950’s due to insufficient coal reserves. Since then, the town has turned out to be a suburban residential city.
In addition, one of the most striking features of Louisville is the fact that the city has great opportunities for outdoor sports like hiking, trekking and cycling because there is a pathway with the length of 32 kilometers. Also, Rocky Mountain National Park is very close, namely almost an hour. And, a person can reach one of the eight reputable ski resorts within two hours. Education in Louisville is pretty good too due to high ranking public and private schools. The city also has a $9 million worth of public library.
Habitants of Louisville are so sincere that they try to help you in any case. Other than the reasons mentioned above, low taxes, low crime rates, good health care and high life standards make Louisville best place to live not only in State of Colorado but also in entire United States.
You can detailed information about Louisville at their official web site.
CNNMoney.com’s Top 10 “Best Places to Live”:
1. Louisville, CO.
2. Chanhassen, MN
3. Papillion, NE
4. Middleton, WI
5. Milton, MA
6. Warren, NJ
7. Keller, TX
8. Peachtree City, GA
9. Lake St. Louis, MO
10. Mukilteo, WA