Best College Reviews Unveils the 50 Best College Towns in America

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GRANDVILLE, Mich., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Best College Reviews (http://www.bestcollegereviews.org), a leading college search and rankings website, has published a ranking of the 50 best college towns in America available at this weblink: http://www.bestcollegereviews.org/50-best-college-towns-america/

Boulder, Colorado leads the list, which is based on information from BLS demographic data, information available on University profiles, and the American Institute for Economic Research. Ann Arbor (MI) and Madison (WI) came in second and third place respectively.

Other college towns included in the list are as follows (in alphabetical order):

Ames, IA
Amherst, MA
Athens, GA
Berkeley, CA
Binghamton, NY
Blacksburg, VA
Bloomington, IL
Bloomington, IN
Bozeman, MT
Burlington, VT
Cambridge, MA
Champaign-Urbana, IL
Chapel Hill, NC
Charlottesville, VA
Claremont, CA
College Station, TX
Columbia, MO
Corvallis, OR
Eugene, OR
Fargo, ND
Fayetteville, AR
Flagstaff, AZ
Fort Collins, CO
Gainesville, FL
Grand Forks, ND
Hartford, CT
Iowa City, IA
Ithaca, NY
Lafayette, IN
Lansing, MI
Lawrence, KS
Lexington, KY
Lincoln, NE
Logan, UT
Manhattan, KS
Minneapolis, MN
Morgantown, WV
Oxford, MS
Pittsburgh, PA
San Luis Obispo, CA
State College, PA
Syracuse, NY
Tacoma, WA
Tallahassee, FL
Tempe, AZ
Tuscaloosa, AL
Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA

According to Merrill Cook, lead editor for the piece, the emergence of smaller towns and cities with strong local college presence, strong economies, and many of the amenities of larger cities provide some of the best places to study, and live after you're done studying in the nation. "College towns are where great ideas, lifestyles, and communities coexist. We hope this ranking will help guide prospective students, employers, or those searching for the right place to settle down with a well documented and helpful view into the fifty best college towns in America," Cook said.

Best College Reviews is a private online web publication dedicated to providing superior college rankings and reviews.  Given that a college education is one of the biggest investments a person can make in his or her lifetime, it is important that the information available to students be as useful and unbiased as possible.  Best College Reviews strives to provide this service by consistently publishing rankings that matter.

Contact:

James Arney
Managing Editor, Best College Reviews
(616)-828-5094
http://www.bestcollegereviews.org/contact/

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