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Press Release: Clarkstown Ranked Number 7 on Money Magazine's Best Places to Live List

For Immediate Release

September 20, 2016

Clarkstown Ranked #7 On Money Magazine’s

Best Places to Live List


(New City, NY) – Supervisor George Hoehmann announced that the most recent report released by Money Magazine ranked Clarkstown as one of the Best Places to Live in the nation.  Clarkstown, with approximately 85,000 residents, was ranked number 7 out of 50 and ranked number 1 out of all the New York places to live.  


Money Magazine created the list using statistics from data provider OnBoard Informatics.  The list includes cities that have populations of 50,000 to 300,000 and ranked based on job growth, income increases, cost of living, housing affordability, school quality, arts and leisure options, safety, health care, and diversity.  


“I am so proud of this wonderful honor for our Town,” said Supervisor George Hoehmann.  “Clarkstown is an amazing place to raise a family and also to settle down in retirement; we have so much to offer all ages from our excellent school system, to parks, senior centers, recreation programs, businesses, shopping, entertainment and more.” 



The full list of Money Magazine Best Places to Live 2016 can be viewed here:


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