Mag Rates Columbia and Jefferson City 'Smart Places to Live'

1 decade 3 years 2 months ago Tuesday, May 09 2006 May 9, 2006 Tuesday, May 09, 2006 7:36:40 PM CDT May 09, 2006 in News
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St. Louis, Kansas City, Columbia and Jefferson City all made Kiplinger's Personal Finance magazine's top 50 "Smart Places to Live." The magazine reviewed economic vitality and quality of life for U.S. cities. Kansas City ranked sixth, St. Louis was 18th, Columbia 24th and Jefferson City 35th. The top factors in the ranking were cost of living, home prices, crime, health care, climate and environment, and education. Kiplinger will publish the list of top-50 cities in its June issue. Nashville, Tenn., topped the magazine's list.

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