See why Ann Arbor, a top sports town, is also considered one of the best college towns, one of Michigan's top cities, and one of the best places to live in the U.S.

2019

Ann Arbor is the #1 Location for Family Vacations, Vacation Idea, 2019

Ypsilanti Receives Smart 50 Award for Innovation, Smart & Resilient Cities, 2019

One of the Best Cities to Live in America, Niche, 2019

Ann Arbor is One of Top Cities for Older Americans in Retirement, USA Today, 2019


2018

One of the Most Innovative Cities in America, 24/7 Wall St, 2018

Best Places to Live in America, TIME, 2018

Ypsilanti's East Cross Street named one of America's "Great Places," American Planning Association, 2018

#1 Eastern Michigan University Recognized As Michigan’s Top LGBTQ-Friendly University, AffordableCollegesOnline, 2018

Ypsilanti is One of the Most Affordable Destinations in America, Budget Travel, 2018

One of the Best College Towns in America, WalletHub, 2018

#1 Most Educated City in America, WalletHub, 2018

#1 University of Michigan the Top Public University in U.S., All About Ann Arbor, 2018

Cities With The Best Coffee in the United States, National Geographic, 2018

#1 Top 100 Best Places To Live, Livability.com, 2018

#2 Top 10 Best Places to Raise a Family, Livability.com, 2018

Washtenaw County Businesses Among Fastest Growing in America, Inc.com, 2018


2017

#1 Ann Arbor: The Most Welcoming City for Active Daters in Michigan, DatingAdvice.com, 2017

#1 2018's Best College Towns and Cities in America, WalletHub, 2017

#1 Best Cities to Live in America, Niche.com, 2017

#1 Most Educated Cities in America, WalletHub, 2017

Top 25 Happiest Cities in the United States, National Geographic, 2017

#1 Best Mid-Sized Cities to Visit, RewardExpert, 2017

The 10 Best Cities for Millennials In 2017, Forbes, 2017

The 20 Happiest Cities to Work In Right Now, Forbes, 2017

Top 10 US Destinations for Solo Travel in 2017, FlipKey from TripAdvisor, 2017

The Top 10 Best US Cities for Entrepreneurs, CITI.IO, 2017

The 19 Most Beautiful Libraries in the U.S., Curbed, 2017


2016

#1 The 10 Most Walkable Neighborhoods in the Midwest (Mid-Size City Edition), Redfin.com, 2016

Expert Poll: Ranking the Best Towns in College Football, Athlon Sports & Life, 2016

The 15 U.S. Towns Most Worthy of a Day Trip, Esquire, 2016

The Most Iconic Restaurant in Every Single U.S. State, PureWow, 2016


2015

25 Best Small Town Honeymoon Destinations, VacationIdea.com, 2015

#2 The 50 Best College Towns In America, Best College Reviews, 2015

Top 100 Best Places to Live, Livability 2015

2015's Best & Worst Cities for Sports Fans, WalletHub, 2015
 

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