Issaquah, Sammamish Make Top 10 Places To Live List


Issaquah and Sammamish are in the top 10 places to live in the state of Washington according to the website The website tracks places to live and ranks local K-12 schools and colleges. According to its comprehensive assessment of the overall livability of an area, Issaquah placed No. 7 while Sammamish was at No. 10. Newcastle just missed the top 10, coming in at No. 12.

Each city’s grade takes into account several key factors of a location, including the quality of local schools, crime rates, housing trends, employment statistics and access to amenities. The ranking is based on data collected from the U.S. Census, FBI CDC and other sources.

Redmond topped’s list with Bellevue at No. 2.

To view the complete list and the website’s methodology see Issaquah & Sammamish In Top 10

This article first appeared in the  Issaquah Press, 6.28.16.  See Original Article