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Lakeshore city ranks among best 'beach towns' in US
A city in the region has been named one of the country’s best lakefront “beach towns.”
Holland ranks No. 6 in the ranking of the “Best Beach Towns to Live in (Lake)” posted today by WalletHub, a personal finance website.
Traverse City ranks No. 1, and Alpena ranks No. 6.
To determine the most livable lakefront beach towns, WalletHub compared 44 cities across 58 key metrics. The data set includes factors such as housing cost, for-sale waterfront homes, quality of beach water, weather and safety.
Top 10 “Best Beach Towns to Live in (Lake)”
1. Traverse City
2. Eden Prairie, Minnesota
3. Folsom, California
4. Highland Park, Illinois
5. Mequon, Wisconsin
8. Bay Village, Ohio
9. Mercer Island, Washington
10. Redmond, Washington