Family Circle has just released their new list of the 10 Best Towns for Families, 2010 using Onboard Informatics' community, school, and points of interest expertise. This year they chose towns with affordable homes, quality schools, access to health care, green space, low crime rate, and financial stability.
In first place is Edmond, Oklahoma which has "abundant parks, miles of walking and jogging trails, and a lake teeming with bass and bluegill" and other scenic charms. Family Circle also looked at "Good Deeds" for each of the top 10 places, revealing a list of close-knit American towns.
Family Circle has been working with Onboard to find great towns for families since 2007.
Here are this year's top towns:
1. Edmond, Oklahoma 2. Hampton Township, Pennsylvania 3. Edwardsville, Illinois 4. Windsor, Colorado 5. La Verne, California 6. Round Rock, Texas 7. Simpsonville, South Carolina 8. Meridian, Idaho 9. Bristol, Rhode Island 10. Bettendorf, Iowa
Check out the article to see what residents have to say about their hometowns.
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