Best Places: Readers Weigh In

Money magazine's annual #BestPlaces to Live is out! This year we looked at America's small towns, zeroing in on places that offer plenty of jobs, thriving housing markets, and everything you could want to raise a family. Read the full list at And check out Day One reactions.


  1. Lots of local pride from our No. 1 town, Sharon, Mass.
  2. Same goes for the rest of the top 50...
  3. And some readers aren't above a little trash talk...
  4. Public officials are taking notice...
  5. The towns are psyched too...
  6. A few readers ribbed us for showing a kid in a Red Sox jersey watching a parade in Apex, N.C. (hey, we're New Yorkers)