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West Richland Ranked #2 for Best City for Young Families in Washington

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WEST RICHLAND, WA - West Richland is ranked second in the top 10 "Best Cities for Young Families in Washington," according to NerdWallet, a consumer advocacy website. 

The study looked at 82 cities across Washington and focused on three factors; public school ratings, home affordability and growth and prosperity. 

The NerdWallet study showed West Richland has the most affordable housing on the list, with an average home value of $193,400, and median homeownership costs of $1,508. 

The education system in Washington State is also listed as exceptionally strong, with none of the schools in the top 20 receiving a GreatSchool rating below 7. 

Recreation in West Richland is also rated as excellent, citing Flat Top Park as a central location for families to relax, watch concerts and to enjoy seasonal events. 

The city of Snoqualmie took the top spot. 

For the full article and the top 10 list, click here


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