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How We Calculate Our Data
Civics 50
Demographics 44
Economy 54
Education 53
Health 70
Housing 44
Infrastructure 59

#81. Gainesville, FL

Go Gators! The University of Florida and Santa Fe College provide Gainesville with a college town atmosphere where residents and students can savor a variety of dining, shopping and nightclub options. The city is strong in the agriculture, retail and technology industries, and Gainesville offers top medical facilities such as North Florida Regional Medical Center and Shands HealthCare. Popular outdoor recreation spots include Ichetucknee Springs State Park.

Here are more reasons Gainesville made our Top 100 Best Places to Live.

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