8 of the “Top 10 Places to Live in Maryland” are in MoCo According to Niche

Niche, a research company that completes rigorous analysis on large data sets and combines them with community feedback (according to its website), has released its 2020 Best Places to Live in Maryland list.

8 of the top 10, 17 of the top 25, and over 50% of the top 50 spots belong to places in MoCo.

1. South Kensington

2. North Potomac

3. North Bethesda

5. Bethesda

6. Chevy Chase

7. Potomac

8. Rockville

9. Garrett Park

11. Travilah

14. Darnestown

15. Forest Glen

16. Derwood

17. Takoma Park

19. Clarksburg

22. Brookmont

23. Kensington

24. Olney

26. Four Corners

29. North Kensington

30. Chevy Chase Town

31. Chevy Chase Village

32. Cabin John

33. Silver Spring

37. Gaithersburg

41. Germantown

42. Colesville

44. Redland

46. Poolesville

The rankings go up to 263 before the numbers stop, but there are over total 700 areas listed.

Niche looks into quality of local schools, crime rates, housing trends, employment statistics and access to amenities to come up with their rankings.

The full list can be found here.

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