Best Place to Raise Kids in Colorado: Littleton
Nearby city: Denver
Median family income: $79,448
Avg. school math score: 73.19 (State avg.: 60.69)
Avg. school reading score: 81.08 (State avg.: 71.49)
For the second year in a row, Littleton ranks as the best place to raise kids in Colorado. The Denver suburb has good public and private schools, many cultural and community events, and plenty of parks, trails, and open space.
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