Originally published 8/13/13
Our town is ranked 3rd on the respected CNNMoney Magazine’s list of Best Places to Live. Rankings were based on population, family income, job growth, housing, safety, schools, health care, arts and leisure, diversity and ease of living.
“Vienna offers walkability, a historic center and unique businesses that give Vienna an identity all its own,” the magazine notes. “The small-town feel comes with access to all the D.C. metro area attractions.” Sharon, MA, was ranked number 1 on the list. Vienna was one of two Virginia localities to make the list this year with neighboring Leesburg, VA coming in at 35.
To which, The Crier adds: The contributions to this honor from the hard working and dedicated leadership and staff of both Vienna and Fairfax County governments must not be overlooked. We are indeed fortunate to live in one of the best managed areas in the country. See the Money article HERE.