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10 Best Cities for Techies

Whether you're starting a tech career or just want to enjoy the perks of living in a well-connected city, these places are perfect for you.

By on February 12, 2019

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More and more young people are building their careers and their future around technology. Of course, a big part of that future is determined by where you live, and while many techies choose to migrate to big cities like San Francisco or New York, many of the best cities for techies might not be the places you’d expect. 

Even if you’re not planning to start a career in tech, living among exciting industries — and the people who work in them — can elevate your life. Whether you’re embarking on a tech career journey of your own or just want to appreciate the perks that come along with living in a well-connected city, we found 10 cities that deliver .

We compiled our list by taking a look at a few different factors:

  • Locations of top engineering, technology and computer science degree programs
  • Internet coverage by state
  • Locations of top startup accelerators and incubators
  • Cities with high startup growth
  • Cities that ranked among the top for entrepreneurs and startups


Want to know which cities made the cut? Read on…

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