Travel The Best US Cities for Millennials  

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801 votes 57 voters 34 items

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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26 7
Philadelphia is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Pennsylvania, USA

2
17 7
Pittsburgh is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Pennsylvania, USA

3
15 7
New York City is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
New York, USA

4
12 6
St. Paul is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Northern Alberta, Canada

5
12 6
Minneapolis is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Minnesota, USA

6
11 5
St. Louis is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Missouri, USA

7
13 8
Boston is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Massachusetts, USA

8
13 8
Chicago is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Chicago metropolitan area, Illinois, USA

9
12 7
Jersey City is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
New Jersey, USA

10
11 6
Ann Arbor is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Michigan, USA

11
10 5
Grand Rapids is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Michigan, USA

12
10 5
Cambridge is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Massachusetts, USA

13
13 9
Washington, D.C. is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Contiguous United States, USA

14
10 6
Madison is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Wisconsin, USA

15
14 14
Seattle is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Washington, USA

16
13 13
San Francisco is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
San Francisco Bay Area, California, USA

17
7 11
Salt Lake City is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Utah, USA

18
4 13
Columbia is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
South Carolina, USA

19
5 16
Charleston is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
South Carolina, USA

20
5 17
Boulder is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Colorado, USA

21
5 18
Pasadena is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
California, USA

22
10 27
Los Angeles is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
California, USA

23
7 22
Portland is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Oregon, USA

24
8 24
Denver is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Colorado, USA

25
9 27
Austin is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Texas, USA

26
5 22
Berkeley is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
California, USA

27
3 16
Santa Clara is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
California, USA

28
3 16
Irvine is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
California, USA

29
6 25
Charlotte is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
North Carolina, USA

30
6 26
Atlanta is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Georgia, USA

31
4 20
Raleigh is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
North Carolina, USA

32
6 27
Arlington is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Texas, USA

33
4 21
Orlando is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Florida, USA

34
3 22
Nashville is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best US Cities for Millennials
Tennessee, USA