Americans will move across the country for just about anything - be it a job, to be closer to a loved one, or just to get a little more sun. While the initial reason for a move to a new city will vary from person to person, the location's job market, affordability and overall quality of life are a few of the characteristics to consider before the movers are called. The 2016 U.S. News Best Places to Live rankings examine ta variety of factors, from job market to quality of life, that ultimately determine which of the country’s largest metro areas would be more suitable for more people.
#15 Charlotte, NC
The large number of people relocating to Charlotte and a relatively low cost of living compared to the area's median annual salary put Charlotte in the top 20. Gallup's Well-Being Index also reveals Charlotte's residents are on the whole more satisfied with their lives than most other metro areas in the country.
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