A new report shows Raleigh and Durham rank among the nation’s top places to live, thanks to affordability and job market. Research, technology, education and health care are consistently growing industries in the area.
WE’LL BRING YOU SOME OF THAT LIVE DURING THIS NEWSCAST. >> RALEIGH AND DURHAM, RANK AMONG THE NATION’S TOP PLACES TO LIVE. A NEW REPORT RELEASED TODAY RANKS THE AREA AT NUMBER 6 AS PLACES TO RELOCATE. THANKS TO AFFORDABILITY AND THE JOB MARKET RESEARCH. TECHNOLOGY, EDUCATION AND HEALTH CARE ARE CONSISTENTLY GROWING INDUSTRIES HERE. THE RALEIGH AND DURHAM METRO AREA FELL FROM ITS 2021 SPOT. WE’RE AT NUMBER 2 ON THE OVERALL BEST PLACES TO LIVE LIST. BUT NOW AT NUMBER 6, RALEIGH IS ALSO NAMED AS THE SECOND BEST CITY FOR ASIAN AMERICAN AND PACIFIC ISLANDER PROFESSIONALS. THAT’S ACCORDING TO A NEW REPORT BY APARTMENT LIST. IT SAYS RALEIGH’S ASIAN POPULATION HAS GROWN MORE THAN 70% IN THE LAST DECADE. NEARLY 7% OF BUSINESSES IN RALEIGH ARE OWNED BY ASIAN AMERICANS. AND THE REPORT ALSO FOUND HOME
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