Monday, January 16, 2012
Another great reason to move to Virginia beach it was rated The Best Run City!!!!
24/7 Wall St. ranked 100 cities from the best to the worst run.
The best-run city is Virginia Beach, Va. The worst-run city ranked
100 was Miami, Fla.
Virgina Beach was found to rank high in having a low poverty rate, steady
employment levels, and scored high in how the city's debt was managed.
Stats VIA 24-7.com
1. Virginia Beach, Va.
Violent crime per 1,000 people: 1.88 (8th-lowest)
Poverty rate: 7.5% (3rd-lowest)
Adult population that graduated from high school: 93.1% (5th-highest)
Credit rating: Aaa (negative outlook)
Virginia Beach is, by our measurement, the best-run city in the U.S. Located on the eastern shore of Virginia, the city is one of the most prosperous in the country. Out of the 100 largest cities, it has among the 10 lowest rates of violent crime, unemployment, and poverty. It's also among the 10 best for median income, high school graduation and health insurance coverage. Moody's listed Virginia Beach's three main strengths as a "large and diverse tax base stabilized by the presence of military bases," the city’s "strong and carefully managed financial position" and "comprehensive financial policies and conservative budgeting approach." The city’s credit rating is a perfect Aaa.
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