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Posted on: May 18, 2019

[ARCHIVED] Garland Named One of’s Best Cities for Raising a Family

Family in front yard recently named Garland the eighth best city for raising a family, citing its low crime rate and affordability. With six recreation centers and more than 40 parks, the city is a favorite for families who want to enjoy the outdoors without ever leaving the city. analysts took a list of the 100 most populous cities in the U.S. and ranked them on a scale from one to 100 in numerous categories, including:

  • Cost of living
  • School rankings
  • Number of children of various ages
  • Number of playgrounds
  • Number of daycares
  • Number of grocery stores
  • Violent crimes

You can read the full findings of the report here.

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