Near the confluence of the McKenzie and Willamette rivers is Eugene, nicknamed "The Emerald City" and home to the University of Oregon. Natural beauty, recreational opportunities and a focus on the arts add to the community’s quality of life, while 23 distinct neighborhoods in Eugene provide residents with a variety of housing options. It's clear to see why Eugene is a Top 100 Best Place to Live. Three hospitals serve the area, and one of the city’s most famous attractions is a Eugene Saturday Market that opens every Saturday morning from April through November.
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