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    Wednesday, October 26, 2016
    Broomfield Takes #1 Spot in 24/7 Wall St.'s List of 50 Best Places to Live in America
    Broomfield, Colorado is 24/7 Wall St.'s best city to live in. Broomfield boasts several economic features that are likely quite attractive to families browsing for a new city. The health of a city's job market is one of the most universal characteristics of a highly desirable city. Not only is Broomfield's annual unemployment rate of 3.3.% is one of the lower rates of U.S. cities, but also the number of jobs in the city grew by 8.0% from 2013 through last year, double the comparable national growth rate. If education levels of a population are any indication of the quality of jobs in an area, then the jobs offered in Broomfield are high skilled and high paying. Well over half of adults in the city have at least a bachelor's degree, one of the higher college attainment rates of any U.S. city.