America’s Best Cities Report
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In the 2017 America’s Best Cities Report, Resonance ranked the nation's best large and small cities using a combination of statistical performance and qualitative evaluations by locals and visitors in 27 areas grouped into six core categories.

Place
PLACE
Perceived quality of a city’s natural and built environment
Programming
PROGRAMMING
The arts, culture and entertainment in a city
Prosperity
PROSPERITY
Employment, GDP per capita and corporate head offices
Product
PRODUCT
A city’s key institutions, attraction and infrastructure
People
PEOPLE
Immigration and diversity
of a city
Promotion
PROMOTION
Quantity of articles, references and recommendations online

The performance of the Top 50 large cities and Top 50 small cities in this report is summarized in radar charts. Each of the six hexagons in a radar chart represents a category of a city’s place equity.

TOP CITIES BY CATEGORY
Choose City
PlaceSan Diego
ProgrammingNew York
ProsperityNew York
ProductChicago
PeopleMiami
PromotionNew York

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