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Southlake Ranks in Texas’ Top Three Cities for Families

Jun 13, 2017 08:02AM ● Published by Audrey Sellers

There are many reasons to love living in Southlake and here’s one more: Southlake is ranked as one of the best places to raise a family in Texas. Our city soared to No. 3 in SmartAsset’s ranking of Texas’ top cities for families, behind Leander and Frisco in first and second place, respectively. Other North Texas cities to make the list include McKinney (No. 4), Mansfield (No. 5), Grapevine (No. 6) and Keller (No. 7).  

In order to find the best places to raise a family in Texas, SmartAsset looked at data on 87 Texas cities with a population greater than 25,000. Cities were ranked on 12 metrics including graduation rate, family poverty rate, median household income, unemployment rate and violent crime rate.

Click here for the full results of SmartAsset’s research.

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