Special Report

The Best Cities to Live in the South

35. Braselton, Georgia
> Population: 11,452
> 5-yr. population change: +39.5%
> Median household income: $105,096
> 5-yr. unemployment rate: 1.3%

Source: Oliver Kawwass / Getty Images

34. Virginia Beach, Virginia
> Population: 450,201
> 5-yr. population change: +1.0%
> Median household income: $76,610
> 5-yr. unemployment rate: 4.6%

33. Leander, Texas
> Population: 53,716
> 5-yr. population change: +78.8%
> Median household income: $101,872
> 5-yr. unemployment rate: 3.1%

32. Suwanee, Georgia
> Population: 19,743
> 5-yr. population change: +18.6%
> Median household income: $90,436
> 5-yr. unemployment rate: 3.4%

Source: Courtesy of City of Bedford, Texas via Facebook

31. Bedford, Texas
> Population: 49,323
> 5-yr. population change: +2.5%
> Median household income: $70,362
> 5-yr. unemployment rate: 3.6%

Sponsored: Find a Qualified Financial Advisor

Finding a qualified financial advisor doesn’t have to be hard. SmartAsset’s free tool matches you with up to 3 fiduciary financial advisors in your area in 5 minutes. Each advisor has been vetted by SmartAsset and is held to a fiduciary standard to act in your best interests. If you’re ready to be matched with local advisors that can help you achieve your financial goals, get started now.