100 Best Communities for Young People
 
2008
http://www.americaspromise.org/APAPage.aspx?id=9846

The 2008 100 Best Communities for Young People are all located across the United States. These places are deemed the best with kids' interests at heart. Included on this list are 44 communities recognized as 100 Best Communities three years in a row.
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**Three-time winner
 

ALABAMA
  • Sylacauga***
  • Huntsville/Madison County
  • Metro Birmingham
ALASKA
  • Municipality of Anchorage***
ARIZONA
  • Chandler***
  • Scottsdale***
  • Tempe***

ARKANSAS
  • Little Rock***
CALIFORNIA
  • City of Burbank
  • City of Chino
  • City of Fontana
  • Georgetown Divide
  • City of Riverside
  • Sacramento County
  • Solano County***
COLORADO
  • Lafayette
CONNECTICUT
  • Milford***
FLORIDA
  • Coral Springs***
  • Greenacres***
  • City of Plantation
  • Hillsborough County/ Tampa
  • Manatee County***
  • St. Petersburg
GEORGIA
  • Bibb County
  • Columbus/ Muscogee County
HAWAII
  • City and County of Honolulu
IDAHO
  • City of Boise
  • Nampa***
ILLINOIS
  • Oak Park
INDIANA
  • Tippecanoe County
IOWA
  • Ames
  • Dubuque
  • Lamoni***
  • Storm Lake/Buena Vista County
KENTUCKY
  • Lexington***
  • Louisville Metro***
  • Mt.Sterling/    Montgomery County***
  • Murray-Calloway County***
MARYLAND
  • Wicomico County/ Salisbury***

MASSACHUSETTS
  • Barnstable County***
  • Bedford
  • Boston
  • Brockton
  • Cambridge***
  • Fall River
  • Somerville
MICHIGAN
  • Greater Midland
  • Marquette and Alger Counties***
  • Sanilac County
MINNESOTA
  • City of Saint Paul
  • Landfall
  • Mankato/North Mankato***
  • Northfield
  • St. Louis Park***
MISSOURI
  • City of St. Joseph
  • Springfield-Greene County***
MONTANA
  • Missoula***
  • Whitefish
NEBRASKA
  • City of Lincoln
  • Boys Town***
  • Grand Island
NEW YORK
  • Town of Huntington
  • New York City
NORTH CAROLINA
  • Charlotte-Mecklenburg***
  • Pitt County
NORTH DAKOTA
  • Grand Forks***
OHIO
  • Findlay-Hancock County***
  • Toledo
OKLAHOMA
  • Oklahoma City**
OREGON
  • Benton County***
PENNSYLVANIA
  • Abington***
  • Indiana County
RHODE ISLAND
  • Providence***
SOUTH CAROLINA
  • Aiken County
  • Charleston
  • Rock Hill
  • School District of Oconee County
TEXAS
  • Arlington
  • City of Longview
  • City of Sugar Land***
  • Houston/Harris County
  • Nacogdoches County
  • St. Johns Tri-School Community
  • UTAH
    • Brigham Cit
VIRGINIA
  • Bristol
  • Chesterfield County***
  • City of Alexandria
  • City of Hampton***
  • City of Newport News***
  • Hanover County
WASHINGTON
  • Bellevue***
  • City of Lakewood***
  • Lower Yakima Valley
  • Spokane County***
WEST VIRGINIA
  • Mercer County***
  • Monroe County
WISCONSIN