Best Places to Live

Fort Worth , TX

Population: 796,614
Antony Boshier

Fort Worth, TX's reputation was given a major boost when it earned a spot on BusinessWeeks's Top Cities for College Grads. Among Fort Worth's more appealing aspects is its willingness to lend a helping hand through programs like TECH Fort Worth, a nonprofit business that helps entrepreneurs launch technology companies to help the environment, community or health care. Hip districts like Sundance Square offer new grads lofts, high-rises and an active nightlife to help them feel right at home.

Median resident age: 32

Married: 48%

Single: 52%

Median Household Income: $52,762

Median Rent for a two-bedroom apartment: $824

Median travel time to work: 21 minutes

Total Workforce: 432,848

White Collar jobs: 76 %

Blue Collar jobs: 24

Bachelor's Degree: 17%

Masters Degree: 9%

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