IRVINE, CA – The Irvine community is ranked in the top 100 best places to live in the US according to a recent report from Niche. The cities on the list are generally known for their low crime rates, proximity to good jobs, and strong school systems.
Niche analyzes and rates factors such as quality of life, crime, housing market and trends, schools, employment, and access to other amenities and resources. The rankings are based on city data from the US Census, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the Centers for Disease Control, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
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- Irvine is # 11 on the list!
The eleventh-placed Irvine received an overall grade of A +, with a C for living, an A for nightlife, A + for good for families and A for diversity.
Here’s what Niche said about Irvine:
Irvine is a city in California with 273,157 residents. Located in Orange County, Irvine is one of the best places to live in California. Living in Irvine offers residents an urban suburban mix vibe and most residents rent their homes. There are many restaurants, cafes, and parks in Irvine. Irvine is home to many families and young professionals, and residents are prone to moderate political views. The public schools in Irvine are highly rated.
Niche also keeps track of which U.S. cities are best for families, most diverse, and best for home buying. Users can see which cities, suburbs, or neighborhoods are rated.
The latest report on the best places to live in the country also takes into account the cost of living, the commute, nightlife and the pedestrian zone. These elements played a huge role in decision-making over the past year, according to the company, due to the pandemic and shifts in life, work, and commuting.
“In the past year, many people have become more mobile than ever,” said Luke Skurman, CEO and founder of Niche.
“Especially when they can work remotely, people wonder where they really want to live,” Skurman said. “Our rankings are designed to help our users find the next place they want to call home based on their unique priorities. For families we know that schools are an important factor. School rankings are very valuable for families who want to make a difference. “
Check out the full list of the Best Cities to Live in America in 2021.