Fort Collins has been ranked the eighth-best place to live in the United States, according to the recently released edition of Sperling's Cities Ranked & Rated (www.BestPlaces.net).
The guide rates cities in 10 categories: Arts & Culture; Climate; Cost of Living; Crime; Economy & Jobs; Education; Health & Healthcare; Leisure; Quality of Life; Transportation.
- The median age is 30.8 (U.S. median is 37.6)
- 22.68 percent of people are married with children (meaning 71.32 percent still have time and money!)
- Water quality is 100 on a scale to 100 (higher is better)