These Utah Cities Were Named Some Of The Best Places To Live In The Country

Utah is a pretty great place to live – it consistently ranks high for being small business-friendly, safe, and beautiful. Every year, Money Magazine ranks the best cities in the country, and two Utah cities made the list of the top 50 this year!

The magazine considered all U.S. cities with populations of at least 50,000. It used data from, and took a look at cost of living, crime rate, education, and recreation opportunities. Keep scrolling to see which two places in Utah are on the top of the list, and why.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

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