CNN Money's list of America's best small towns. And the winners are ...
Yes, strong local economies still exist. These small towns have 'em -- plus great schools, affordable homes, low crime, and much more.
|8||Peachtree City, GA||34,500|
|9||Lake St. Louis, MO||13,900|
|11||West Goshen, PA||8,800|
|18||Highland Heights, OH||8,600|
From the August 2009 issue.
CNNMoney's Best Places database of 1,800-plus U.S. cities includes towns with populations 8,500 to 50,000 with satisfactory education and crime scores, where income is below 200% of the state median, and that are no more than 95% white, as well as cities with populations 90,000 and up.
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