San Diego ranked on list of best U.S. cities in 2018

Posted at 11:26 AM, Jul 01, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-01 15:26:10-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) -- San Diego has ranked among some of the best cities in the U.S., according to a U.S. News and World Report.

The report ranked cities by desirability, value, job market, quality of life and net migration. America's Finest City was given a 7.2 out of 10 for quality of life and ranked 30th overall on the list. 

San Diego's overall score was 6.8 out of 10. 

According to the report, San Diego’s unemployment rate is four percent and the average annual salary is just over $55,000.

The list ranked a total of 125 cities throughout the nation. Check out the top 10 cities below:

  1. Austin, TX
  2. Colorado Springs, CO
  3. Denver, CO
  4. Des Moines, IA
  5. Fayetteville, AR
  6. Portland, OR
  7. Huntsville, AL
  8. Washington, DC
  9. Minneapolis, MN
  10. Seattle, WA