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Smart Asset: Best Cities for Beer Drinkers

We compared 384 cities across the following metrics: total number of breweries, breweries per 100,000 residents, average number of beers per brewery, bars per 100,000 residents and the average price of a pint. READ MORE…

Read More 100 Best Places to Live in the U.S. (#11)

Sure, when you think of Columbus it’s only natural to conjure up images of Ohio State University and their eight-time championship-winning Buckeyes football team, but the city holds so much more than tailgating and university life (though, arguably…

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SmartAsset: Best Cities for Runners 2020 (#17)

We looked at data for 95 of the largest U.S. cities across the following six metrics: walk score, pedestrian fatality rate, number of gyms per 10,000 residents, number of races in 2019, percentage of the city that is parkland and housing costs as a…

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Money Under 30: Top 10 LGBTQ+-Friendly Cities for Millennials

Columbus has one of the highest LGBTQ+ populations in the U.S. after San Francisco and New York, so if you’re looking for a large LGBTQ+ community with some great resources, Columbus may be the perfect fit for you. With dozens of bars, restaurants…

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SmartAsset: Top 10 Cities Where Millennials are Moving (#10)

Ohio’s capital, Columbus, rounds out our list of the top 10 cities where millennials are moving, with a net migration of 2,733 individuals between the ages of 25 and 39 in 2018. Millennials may be interested in moving to Columbus because housing…

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LinkedIn: Top 15 U.S. Cities to Launch Your Career (#9)

America's Class of 2020 didn’t ask for a chance to start careers in the midst of a nationwide pandemic and 14.9% unemployment. But this spring’s college graduates are pressing ahead anyway. Now a new analysis by LinkedIn’s Economic Graph team turns…

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Smart Asset: Best U.S. Cities for New College Grads 2020 (#5)

The fifth-best city for new college grads, Columbus, Ohio ranks ninth of 115 total cities in the category of fun and 32 nd in the category of affordability. The city has the ninth-best average Yelp rating for restaurants, at 4.07. Furthermore, the…

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