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OUTLOOK 2014

Top 10 lists: 'Omaha is the best city for ...'

Omaha
No. 1, “The 10 Best Cities to Raise a Family in America,” Movoto Blog

No. 2, “The 9 Best Up-and-Coming Cities for Music,” MTV Iggy

No. 3, “Number of Economic Development Projects (for MSAs with a population between 200,000 and 1 million)” Site Selection Magazine

No. 4, “Top 50 Military-Friendly Cities,” G.I. Jobs

No. 4, “Spring Break Spot for Families,” livability.com

No. 6, “Top 10 Mid-Sized Cities of the Future 2013/14 -- Human Resources,” fDi Magazine

No. 6, “Most Secure Places to Live in the U.S. (for Large Metro Area of 500,000 or More Residents)” Farmers Insurance Group

No. 7, “10 Fittest Cities in the United States” Apartment Guide, Houston Chronicle

No. 7, “Best Cities for Job Seekers,” NerdWallet (Jan. 7, 2014)

No. 7, “Top 10 Best American Cities to Live In,” Top10Stop.com

No. 9, “The 10 Best Cities for College Graduates,” MSN

No. 9, “The 10 Best Cities for Young Entrepreneurs,” NerdWallet.com

No. 10, “Best Cities to Start a Business,” NerdWallet.com

Papillion
No. 1, “Best place to raise children in Nebraska,” Bloomberg Businessweek

No. 8, “Best Place to Live in America,” (Money magazine)

No. 9, “Best City Festival in the United States,” livability.com

Nebraska
No. 1, “Overall for Economic Performance During the Last Recession,” Brookings Institute

No. 2, “Top 10 Pro-Business States,” Pollina Corporate Real Estate

No. 3, “On Numbers Economic Index” (measures 18 indicators, including private-sector job growth, unemployment and retail activity), the Business Journals (Sept. 2012)

No. 3, “Best States for Young Adults,” MoneyRates.com (Oct. 2013)

No. 4, “America's Top States for Business,” CNBC

No. 5, “Best Live-Music Scene in the Nation Outside of Nashville, NYC, and LA,” livability.com

No. 6, “Best States for Business and Careers,” Forbes

No. 7, “Best States to Make a Living,” MoneyRates.com

Iowa
No. 2, “Best Places to Retire,” MoneyRates.com

No. 5, “Best States for Young Adults,” MoneyRates.com

No. 12, “Best States for Business,” Forbes

Council Bluffs
No. 31, “50 Most Affordable Suburbs,” Movoto Real Estate

Omaha-Council Bluffs metro area
No. 3, “Best Cities for Successful Aging,” Miliken Institute (2012)

(Note: Rankings are for 2013, unless otherwise noted.)


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