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Rochester, MN Community Magazine

Rochester, Livability.com's No. 1-ranked city on the 2016 Top 100 Best Places to Live list, is just 85 miles southeast of Minneapolis and home to the world-renowned Mayo Clinic, which draws more than 2 million people from around the globe annually. Residents here enjoy an outstanding economy as well as cultural amenities far greater than one might expect in a city this size, as well as The University of Minnesota-Rochester and nine other colleges and universities. The city has also been named among the top 10 Best Cities for the Next Decade (Kiplinger's). Read on to learn why:

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