Best College Towns

Courtesy of Julie Falk under a CC 4.0 license.

liv score
How We Calculate Our Data
Civics 69
Demographics 39
Economy 52
Education 76
Health 75
Housing 50
Infrastructure 66

#3. Ann Arbor, MI

Known largely for its 40,000-student University of Michigan flagship campus, Ann Arbor is a city that also houses two of the nation’s top hospitals – St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor and University of Michigan Medical Center. Prognosticators rank U of M’s 2017 football team as one of the best in the country, and Ann Arbor enjoys amenities like well-regarded art galleries, performance venues and restaurants. The city continues to attract more and more high tech companies and consistently ranks as a Top 10 College Town.

Find more about why Ann Arbor is a Top 100 Best Place to Live.

Newsletter Sign Up

Keep up to date with our latest rankings and articles!
Enter your email to be added to our mailing list.