Raleigh ranked # 3 for 2016’s Best Large Cities to Live in according to WalletHub.com. San Francisco ranked #1 and Seattle ranked #2.
Among other criteria, Raleigh ranked #2 for “local economy & taxes”.
“With real estate and employment markets varying considerably across the country, WalletHub compared the attractiveness of the 62 largest U.S. cities in terms 31 relevant metrics, including measures of livability, health- and education-system quality, economic growth and tax burden. The results, as well as expert commentary and a detailed methodology, can be found below….”