Best Places to Live

College Station, TX

Population: 101,141
LIV
SCORE
637
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The George W. Bush Presidential Library attracts more than 125,000 visitors to College Station each year, and the city also houses Texas A&M University, a Southeastern Conference school well-known for conducting research projects for major agencies such as NASA, the National Science Foundation and the Office of Naval Research.

Livability luxuries in College Station include a warm climate, low unemployment rate, low property taxes and affordable housing costs. This community is overflowing with small-town charm and offers easy transportation access to the big cities of Dallas, Houston and San Antonio.

Safe neighborhoods, good healthcare, highly rated public schools and 55 local parks helped boost College Station onto this year's Best Places to Live list. Here's why you might want to consider living there too. 

College Station, TX Ranking Data

Civic
80
Demographics
48
Economy
73
Education
76
Health
62
Housing
62
Infrastructure
50