The real estate website, Movoto.com, has released its list of the 10 “Most Exciting” cities in the United States.
Coming in at #8 is Atlanta, GA.
The formula to determine what American city was the most exciting included a list of 10 criteria:
The 50 most populated U.S. cities were considered.
The top city, perhaps a surprise to many, is Oakland, CA.
1. Oakland, CA
2. Boston, MA
3. San Francisco, CA
4. Seattle, WA
5. Washington, D.C.
6. New York, NY
7. Milwaukee, WI
8. Atlanta, GA
9. Philadelphia, PA
10. Portland, OR
The hospitality industry supports more than 223,000 jobs and has a direct economic impact of more than $12 billion annually in Atlanta.