Infographic: Which major city is best to live in?

Summary:Would you live here?

Which city is best? Here at SmartPlanet, that question is never far from our minds. From The Economist to Frommer's to the U.S. Census Bureau , everyone has a different answer -- and a different set of criteria.

Fortunate for us, Businessweek took a number of these metrics -- including education, cost of living, and crime rate -- and blended them together to create a master list of the nation's most habitable places.

Does your hometown fit the bill? Find out below:

ForRent

[For Rent]

Interested in city rankings? Read more:

This post was originally published on Smartplanet.com

Topics: Innovation

About

Claire Lambrecht has written for the New York Times, Slate, Salon, The Nation, and CBS MoneyWatch. Previously, she taught English as a Teach for America Corps Member and Fulbright English Teaching Assistant. She holds degrees from Cornell University, the University of Hawaii, and the Arthur M. Carter Journalism Institute at New York U... Full Bio

Contact Disclosure

Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.

Related Stories

The best of ZDNet, delivered

You have been successfully signed up. To sign up for more newsletters or to manage your account, visit the Newsletter Subscription Center.
Subscription failed.