Jacksonville makes list of "100 Best Places to Live"

Downtown, Leslie Simmons
Downtown, Leslie Simmons

JACKSONVILLE, FLA – U.S. News & World Report recently released a list of the 100 best places to live in America & Jacksonville made it onto the list.  

Coming in at #34 out of the top 100 places to live, the survey scores Jacksonville with a 6.7 out of 10.  According to the report, factors for the ranking include a boom in the art & music scene along with a stimulating business economy. As a result, the report states, Jacksonville is undergoing an economic boom.

Nine other Florida cities made the list including Sarasota (#14), Fort Myers (#38), Melbourne (#40), Tampa Bay (#42), Orlando (#44), Lakeland (#70), Daytona Beach (#84), and Miami (#93).

Click here to see the full list of cities and their rankings.