Did You Know? Arlington, VA Named Best City To Live In America 2019

Published February 1, 2020

Arlington, Virginia was just ranked #1 in the “2019 Best Cities To Live In America” list by Niche.com, a website which provides reviews and insights into neighborhoods.

As Patch.com notes: “OverallĀ Arlington ranked No. 1 in the nation. Niche awarded the city high scores in the categories of health and fitness, public schools, outdoor activities, diversity, nightlife and good for families. It received lower scores for housing, crime and safety, and cost of living.”

According to, Niche.com, “The 2019 Best Places to Live ranking provides a comprehensive assessment of the overall livability of an area. This grade takes into account several key factors of a location, including the quality of local schools, crime rates, housing trends, employment statistics, and access to amenities in an attempt to measure the overall quality of an area.” You can read more about the ranking method on their website here: https://www.niche.com/about/methodology/best-places-to-live/.

Rounding out the top 10 citiesĀ to Live in America are:

  1. Arlington, Virginia
  2. Ann Arbor, Michigan
  3. Berkeley, California
  4. The Woodlands, Texas
  5. Plano, Texas
  6. Naperville, Illinois
  7. Overland Park, Kansas
  8. Columbia, Maryland
  9. Cambridge, Massachusetts
  10. Bellevue, Washington

The Shooshan Company is proud to be a part of the city of Arlington and the benefits it provides. To see the full list of Best Places To Live In America with details on each, you may visit their website HERE.