WalletHub: Our City is #16 in Best U.S. City to Live In
What? Wait… Is that right? SF is number 16 in a recent study of best cities in the U.S. to live in—conducted by WalletHub? Yup. That’s right. Affordability, of course, was one of the factors, and that definitely skewed us out of the top 10, and the top 15. Our cousins down in San Jose came in #10, so we’re even behind “Do You Know the Way to San Jose?”
Education and quality of life were part of the survey, and we’re certainly really, really high in those—in fact often at the top of national studies.
The top spot for this survey goes to Virginia Beach, Virginia, then Seattle, followed by Pittsburgh. And even Omaha, Nebraska (usually the butt on jokes) beat us out, which has not a few San Franciscans a tad grumpy and thinking something’s amiss. But, it is what it is.