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The Best Cities for Young Couples  

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List Rules Top U.S. cities for young dating couples and newlyweds to move

List of the best cities for young couples. Being a newlywed is exciting because it’s the start of a whole new life with the person you love. Many young couples opt to relocate to a new city to begin their lives together with a fresh start. Choosing a city to start over in can be difficult because there’s so much to consider. This list answers the question, “What city is the best for a newlywed couple?”

As a young couple, you want to live in a city that will allow you to mature as a family. The cities on this list have plenty of career opportunities with room for growth in salary. Large cities like Philadelphia and Chicago are filled with chances for employment in many cities, as well as plenty of entertainment choices. The smaller cities on this list are perfect for those looking for affordable housing and safe neighborhoods. It’s important to choose a city that is livable, with good school districts, public transportation, and plenty of entertainment.

The trendy cities for young couples compiled on this list are not only affordable, but they also have high overall health well-being rates. If you’re a newlywed looking to start someplace new, there is bound to be a city on this list just for you. Pack your bags and move to one of these best places for young couples and new families!

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Denver is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
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Minneapolis is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Minnesota
3
Boston is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Massachusetts
4
San Diego is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
California
5
Austin is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Texas
6
Seattle is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
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St. Paul is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Minnesota
8
Pittsburgh is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Pennsylvania
9
Chicago is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Illinois
10
Phoenix is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Arizona, USA
11
San Francisco is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
California
12
New York City is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
New York
13
Philadelphia is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Pennsylvania
14
Portland is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Oregon
15
Milwaukee is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Wisconsin
16
Cleveland is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Ohio
17
Honolulu is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Hawaii
18
Nashville is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Tennessee
19
Washington, D.C. is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
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Kansas City is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
moonbeamkc added Missouri, USA
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Raleigh is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
North Carolina
22
Salt Lake City is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
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Hartford is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Connecticut
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New Haven is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Connecticut
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Baltimore is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Cities for Young Couples
Maryland