Explore the best small towns America has to offer
Let’s face it: Big cities, even medium cities, aren’t for everyone. For some, it’s about small town living; knowing your neighbors; having local hangouts, a slower pace of life, and more. That’s why each year we break down the data and look at the best small towns America has to offer. If you didn’t find your best place to live on our other lists, we bet you will, here.
The best small towns provide beautiful locales that inspire creativity and activity
2013 10 Best Small TownsThe best small towns stand out as bastions of the American Dream, with unique cultural assets, beautiful natural attractions and residents passionate about preserving the character of their communities.
2012 10 Best Small TownsTo find the best small towns in the country we examined cities with less than 25,000 residents, beautiful scenery, cultural amenities, great restaurants and lots of outdoor activities.