Marin Rated #1 County in California for Raising a Family
Marin County has once again been nationally recognized as one of the best counties in America (and #1 in California!) for raising a family. This achievement was recently noted in a study which appeared in this weeks Forbes Magazine entitled America's Best Places To Raise A Family.
Forbes: Marin Best Place to Raise a Family
In this recent study, researchers set out to find the most family-friendly communities and top counties in the country for raising a family. Counties were ranked across a variety of criteria including: per-capital income, cost-of-living, crime rate, air quality, commute times, graduation rate, standardized testing scores, home prices, property tax rate as a percentage of median home prices, and percentage of homes occupied by owners.
The results of the survey ranked Marin as the #1 County in all of California for raising a family (and #15 in the entire...