North Liberty named one of the best places to live

Money magazine has named North Liberty one of the best 100 places to live for 2017.

In the nationwide assessment, that considered more than 70 separate types of data, according to the magazine, looking at factors sharing each town’s economy, cost of living, education, housing, crime, amenities and ease of living.

North Liberty was recognized as No. 75 on the list. The citation noted North Liberty’s 5.2 percent projected job growth, 19-minute average commute time and $77,983 median household income. Council Bluffs, Dubuque and Urbandale were the other Iowa cities to make the list.