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Best places to raise your family : the top 100 affordable communities in the U.S.

Author: Bert Sperling; Peter J Sander
Publisher: Hoboken, NJ : Wiley Pub., ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Best Places to Raise Your Family: Experts Choose 100 Top Communities That You Can Afford provides timely facts and expert in-depth analysis on 100 U.S. neighborhoods in an accessible and friendly format. Whether you're mulling over the idea of relocating your family, trying to decide where to live once you have a family, or just curious about how your hometown stacks up, youʼll be intrigued by Best Places to Raise  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Statistics
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bert Sperling; Peter J Sander
ISBN: 0471746991 9780471746997
OCLC Number: 68621941
Notes: "A Frommer's book"--Page 4 of cover.
Includes indexes.
"The top 100 affordable communities in the U.S. chosen for standard of living, education, health & safety, lifestyle, population profiles"--Cover.
Description: xiii, 464 pages : maps (some color) ; 28 cm
Contents: List of Tables & Maps --
About the Authors --
100 Best Places: Ranked & Rated by Category --
PART I: INTRODUCTION --
Chapter 1: Finding Your Best Place --
Chapter 2: Today's Families and Family Trends --
PART II: EVALUATING THE CHOICES --
Chapter 3: What Makes a Best Place Best? --
Chapter 4: A Closer Look at the Facts --
PART III: 100 BEST PLACES TO RAISE YOUR FAMILY --
Chapter 5: Neighborhood Profiles --
Appendix: More Data --
Index.
Responsibility: Bert Sperling and Peter Sander.
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Best Places to Raise Your Family: Experts Choose 100 Top Communities That You Can Afford provides timely facts and expert in-depth analysis on 100 U.S. neighborhoods in an accessible and friendly format. Whether you're mulling over the idea of relocating your family, trying to decide where to live once you have a family, or just curious about how your hometown stacks up, youʼll be intrigued by Best Places to Raise Your Family. In addition to providing population statistics, each city is ranked on a number of essential factors such as: education, standard of living, health and safety, and lifestyle. Easy-to-use tables help you put this wealth of information to work to find the place that best suits your family's special needs and interests. Publisher description.

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