Austin is the 14th Best Place to Raise a Family According to BestLife Magazine!
By Steve Homer
(The HBH Group (Keller Williams affiliate))
Austin has made another top places list - the top one hundred places to raise a family, and we came in at number fourteen! BestLife magazine published these findings recently. There were a total of nine Texas cities that made the grade in the top one hundred, based on the following criteria: Overall safety for children. Good schools with favorable teacher to student ratios, above average standarized test scores and respectable operating budgets. Good museums, parks and pediatricians. Commutes that are reasonable and don't eat up most of your day. Affordable housing. Lowest divorce rates. Statistics were compiled by BestLife researchers from the U.S. Census Bureau, National Center for Education Statistics, FBI, American Association of Museums, National Center for Health Statistics, an...