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If you can't beat them, avoid them.
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Cities relax or abandon purchasing restrictions in a bid to avoid more serious downturn
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This year's must-have Silicon Valley office accessory: a $199 bear costume
Overall rank: 2
Average income: $380,535
Average net worth: $1,648,161
Change in income since 2000: +14%
Income rank: 1
Net worth rank: 14
Atherton, between San Francisco Bay and the Pacific Ocean, has the highest average income in the country. The Silicon Valley town's wealthy residents include Google (GOOG) CEO Eric Schmidt and Charles Schwab (SCHW), founder of the brokerage firm of the same name.