Special Report

The Best Cities to Live in the Northeast

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40. Albany, New York
> Population: 97,478
> 5-yr. population change: -0.8%
> Median household income: $45,825
> 5-yr. unemployment rate: 7.0%

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39. Saco, Maine
> Population: 19,497
> 5-yr. population change: +3.9%
> Median household income: $70,517
> 5-yr. unemployment rate: 2.3%

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38. West Hartford, Connecticut
> Population: 63,063
> 5-yr. population change: -0.5%
> Median household income: $104,281
> 5-yr. unemployment rate: 3.8%

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37. Longmeadow, Massachusetts
> Population: 15,791
> 5-yr. population change: -0.4%
> Median household income: $122,035
> 5-yr. unemployment rate: 2.7%

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36. South Portland, Maine
> Population: 25,548
> 5-yr. population change: +1.6%
> Median household income: $69,290
> 5-yr. unemployment rate: 4.8%

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