Charlotte Was Just Ranked One Of The Best Cities in America for Veterans

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Free Meals And Services in Charlotte on Veterans DayThe Queen City was just ranked as one of the best cities in America for Veterans.

The financial website WalletHub just released a new study that examined where US Veterans receive the best services and assistance.

Analysts compared the 100 largest U.S. cities across 17 key indicators of livability, affordability, and veteran-friendliness. They range from share of military skill-related jobs to veteran income growth to availability of VA health facilities.

Source: WalletHub

 

According to the report, Charlotte came in as the 14th best city for Veterans, right behind Scottsdale and Oklahoma City.

Best Places for Veterans to Live

Overall Rank
(1 = Best)

City

Total Score

‘Jobs’ Rank

‘Economy’ Rank

‘Quality of Life’ Rank

‘Health’ Rank

1 Austin, TX 73.81 4 5 8 24
2 Colorado Springs, CO 72.29 16 6 1 44
3 Virginia Beach, VA 68.36 38 1 2 52
4 Raleigh, NC 67.86 10 3 5 69
5 Plano, TX 67.58 8 61 7 24
6 Tampa, FL 67.47 9 14 18 22
7 Fremont, CA 65.20 1 73 70 1
8 Seattle, WA 64.75 2 45 15 67
9 San Diego, CA 64.52 45 65 9 19
10 Boise, ID 64.42 3 21 4 86
11 Fort Worth, TX 64.07 35 2 39 24
12 Scottsdale, AZ 62.98 67 15 3 56
13 Oklahoma City, OK 62.52 21 13 11 64
14 Charlotte, NC 62.32 7 29 19 69
15 St. Petersburg, FL 62.09 55 56 20 15
16 Chesapeake, VA 62.09 65 4 12 52
17 Madison, WI 61.99 6 31 10 80
18 San Antonio, TX 61.40 56 7 23 39
19 Gilbert, AZ 61.33 43 8 21 56
20 Sacramento, CA 61.31 49 68 38 12
21 Jacksonville, FL 60.78 74 28 29 15
22 Chandler, AZ 60.67 40 10 24 56
23 Columbus, OH 60.57 11 9 26 79
24 Lincoln, NE 60.16 18 23 17 91
25 Irvine, CA 59.52 68 57 47 1

To find out more about how they arrived at their numbers, check out WalletHub’s full report here.

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