12 best places to live in the U.S.
10. St. Paul
% residents with grad. degree: 10.9
Household income: $60,987
% unemployed: 6.3
The tour: St. Paul may be the smaller of the Twin Cities, but the state capital is also cleaner and safer than Minneapolis. St. Paul is known for its examples of Victorian architecture, such as the Alexander Ramsey House, and for its distinctive Cathedral of Saint Paul.