Thunder Bay Climbs the Rankings in Best Cities to Live in List


MoneysenseTHUNDER BAY – Thunder Bay is now in the top twenty in MoneySense Magazine’s listing of best cities to live in Canada. The city continues to climb in the annual rankings. Last year, Thunder Bay was ranked twenty-fourth. “Canada’s Best Places to Live 2011 is based on data compiled from 180 Canadian cities and towns with populations over 10,000 people. Cities were rated based on home affordability, climate, prosperity, crime rates, access to health care and lifestyle, with subcategories in each area. Points were also given for the categories of transit, ammenities and culture”.

In the same ranking in 2009, Thunder Bay was ranked 36th.

The move upward in the rankings is good news for the city, and through the Canadian Business magazine, a better ranking helps to boost our visibility for companies seeking to come to our city and put down roots.

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