Best Small cities to raise a family- guess which Wisconsin cities are on the list!

October 28, 2010

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Public Art Jurustic Park creature in Park in Marshfield, WI

Just this week we had a post about how many "Best" lists Madison, Wisconsin has made over the past few years.  Today more Wisconsin cities make a top 10 best list in Forbes’ "Best small cities to raise a family" as seen in Yahoo real estate.

Cities with a population under 100,000 were ranked on such things as commute times, average income, good educational prospects, low costs and high rates of homeownership as well as housing affordability.

The results:

1. Dubuque, IA

2. Manitowoc, WI

3. Marquette, MI

4. Midland, MI

5. Marshfield, WI

6. Stevens Point, WI

7. Casper, WY

8. Qunicy, IL

9. Helena, MT

10. Columbus, IN

Where you live is very important to most people, especially when investing in real estate.   If First Weber Group can help you buy or sell a home, advise you on the current real estate market or show you around if you are new to Wisconsin, please contact us.  You may also want to sign up for a free My First Weber account which sends new listings matching your criteria to you via email.  You’ll also receive price changes, open houses and have the ability to save favorite houses to your account.  It is just one more way First Weber offers to make your Wisconsin real estate search a successful and convenient one. Sign up for a My First Weber account here.

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