Newcastle chosen among top places to live in the U.S.
August 15, 2011
NEW — 4:27 p.m., Aug. 15, 2011
CNN’s Money Magazine has selected Newcastle among its top 25 best places to live in the nation.
The town, which earned a No. 18 spot on the magazine’s annual survey of the top places to live in the U.S., was praised for its volunteerism and recreational opportunities.
The survey looks at financial, housing, education and other quality of life factors when compiling the list.
Mukilteo, selected for the magazine’s No. 9 spot, and Sammasish, ranked at. No. 15, were the other two cities in Washington selected in the survey.
Louisville, Colo., was selected as the No. 1 best place to live in the nation.
Check out the full list of selected communities at www.money.cnn.com.