According to Money Magazine, the median home price is $144,000 while the median family income was $72,339.
The city was recognized as being a nice place to raise kids with "great schools, very little crime and reasonably priced homes." It was also ranked 71st best place to live in the country.
“We are so proud to be recognized once again for being a great community for residents and businesses,” Mayor Sally Faith said, according to a press release. “This clearly demonstrates our plan for growth, affordability and investment is working.”
1. Spring, TX
2. North Port, FL
3. Missouri City, TX
4. Cedar Rapids, IA
5. Bellevue, NE
6. Rochester, MN (Check out Rochester Patch here)
7. Warner Robins, GA
8. Enid, OK
9. Casas Adobes, AZ
10. Sioux Falls, SD
11. St. Charles, MO
Read the rest of the list here.
What do you think? Is St. Charles an affordable place to live? What made you decide to move to the city?