A photographer walks along a dock at dusk by the water in Renton, WA.

Courtesy of Cara VSAngel under a CC 4.0 license.

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#51. Renton, WA

About 10 miles southeast of Seattle is Renton, a city that lines the shore of Lake Washington and offers great views of the Cascades and Mount Rainier. Renton is the final assembly point for Boeing 737 commercial jets, and quality of life conveniences include Valley Medical Center and a highly regarded school district. Renton hosts training camp each summer for the NFL’s Seattle Seahawks.

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

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