AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) – A new study from WalletHub has ranked Amarillo 79th in the nation, in the top 100, among the best cities for families in the United States.
According to WalletHub, 27% of people who moved in the last year cited being closer to family as a main reason. Following this, the site released a report on its most family-friendly cities in the country.
Comparing 180 cities across the country in 48 metrics it said consider “essential family dynamics”, the data ranges from housing affordability to school-system quality and COVID-19 cases.
|Best Cities for Families||Worst Cities for Families|
|1. Overland Park, KS||173. Montgomery, AL|
|2. Fremont, CA||174. Miami, FL|
|3. Irvine, CA||175. San Bernardino, CA|
|4. Plano, TX||176. Wilmington, DE|
|5. Columbia, MD||177. Birmingham, AL|
|6. South Burlington, VT||178. Newark, NJ|
|7. Seattle, WA||179. Hialeah, FL|
|8. Scottsdale, AZ||180. Memphis, TN|
|9. Gilbert, AZ||181. Cleveland, OH|
|10. Madison, WI||182. Detroit, MI|
To view the full list and other findings, click here.