Travel The Best US Cities for Millennials  

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List Rules Vote up any American city that is great for millennials to move to and live in.

Millennials are making a big impact on American society as they grow up, and that includes where they choose to visit and live. The top US cities for millennials come in many forms. Some great U.S. cities for millennials have ample job opportunities, while other good American cities for millennials feature a bustling nightlife.

What destinations will you find on this list of the top U.S. cities for millennials? Austin is affordable and hip, and offers a variety of opportunities for young people. The city also has a vibrant music scene, thanks in part to festivals like Austin City Limits and SXSW. Denver is another great city for millennials to call home. Seattle's laid-back atmosphere and gorgeous natural surroundings make it an ideal place for millennials to rent an apartment. Other good areas featured on this list include Portland, Chicago, and Philadelphia.

Which city would you recommend to a millennial? Vote the very best options up to the top of this list, and get in on the conversation in the comments section.

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Philadelphia is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Philadelphia Area codes 215 and 267, Pennsylvania, USA

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Pittsburgh is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Pittsburgh Pennsylvania, USA

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New York City is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
New York City New York, USA

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Boston is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Boston Massachusetts, USA

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Chicago is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Chicago Chicago metropolitan area, Illinois, USA

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Jersey City is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Jersey City New Jersey, USA

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St. Paul is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
St. Paul Northern Alberta, Canada

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Minneapolis is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Minneapolis Minnesota, USA

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St. Louis is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
St. Louis Missouri, USA

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Ann Arbor is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Ann Arbor Michigan, USA

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Cambridge is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Cambridge Massachusetts, USA

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Grand Rapids is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Grand Rapids Michigan, USA

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Madison is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Madison Wisconsin, USA

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Washington, D.C. is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Washington, D.C. Contiguous United States, USA

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Seattle is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Seattle Washington, USA

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San Francisco is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
San Francisco San Francisco Bay Area, California, USA

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Salt Lake City is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Salt Lake City Utah, USA

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Charleston is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Charleston South Carolina, USA

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Boulder is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Boulder Colorado, USA

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Pasadena is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Pasadena California, USA

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Los Angeles is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Los Angeles California, USA

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Columbia is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Columbia South Carolina, USA

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Portland is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Portland Oregon, USA

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Denver is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Denver Colorado, USA

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Austin is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Austin Texas, USA

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Berkeley is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Berkeley California, USA

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Charlotte is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Charlotte North Carolina, USA

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Santa Clara is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Santa Clara California, USA

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Irvine is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Irvine California, USA

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Atlanta is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Atlanta Georgia, USA

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Raleigh is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Raleigh North Carolina, USA

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Arlington is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Arlington Texas, USA

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Orlando is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Orlando Florida, USA

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Nashville is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Nashville Tennessee, USA