Where is the best place to live??

Discussion in 'Where am I? Where are you!' started by SportTees, Feb 8, 2009.

  1. SportTees

    SportTees Chillin' With My Peeps

    Where would be the best place in the USA to live. A place that is rural, safe, has jobs, and is inexpensive? Does such a place exist anymore?
     
  2. FrenchHen

    FrenchHen Chicken Ambassador

    Jan 26, 2009
    Bagshot Row
    Jackson, Tennessee.

    Just outside is still really rural, you're close to a larger town, and it's not nearly as expensive as the coasts.
     
    Last edited: Feb 8, 2009
  3. Bluedog420

    Bluedog420 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  4. CityClucks

    CityClucks The Center of a 50 Mile Radius

    Jan 31, 2009
    Tulsa, OK
    Tulsa, Oklahoma - City Overview from 2007
    Compared to the rest of the country, Tulsa's cost of living is 21.93% Lower than the U.S. average.

    As of 2007, Tulsa's population is 382,872 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -2.59 percent. (Tulsa suburbs offer some great rural areas very close by.)

    The median home cost in Tulsa is $147,500. Home appreciation the last year has been -2.25 percent.

    Tulsa public schools spend $4,962 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $6,058. There are about 16 students per teacher in Tulsa.

    The unemployment rate in Tulsa is 4.50 percent(U.S. avg. is 4.60%). Recent job growth is Negative. Tulsa jobs have Decreased by 0.31 percent.
     
  5. WriterofWords

    WriterofWords Has Fainting Chickens

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    Quote:If they paid teachers better I'd have moved there, or to Sapulpa where I have friends
     
  6. CityClucks

    CityClucks The Center of a 50 Mile Radius

    Jan 31, 2009
    Tulsa, OK
    Oh...an excellent point, WriterofWords...
     
  7. SportTees

    SportTees Chillin' With My Peeps

    Any more....
     
  8. CovenantCreek

    CovenantCreek Chicks Rule!

    Oct 19, 2007
    Franklin, TN
    I love Franklin, TN but it doesn't count as inexpensive to live (unless you're coming directly from CA). When my farm sells I'm planning on going to the Tulsa area where I can have a farm with less financial strain and my daughter can have a nice place to grow up.
     
  9. Wifezilla

    Wifezilla Positively Ducky

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    If I could move anywhere I wanted TOMORROW, I would move to Texas.
     
  10. Hangin Wit My Peeps

    Hangin Wit My Peeps AutumnBreezeChickens.com

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    The country! I could never move back to a city anymore. Plenty of jobs here and I feel very safe here in WI.
     

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