Lawrence makes the top of a number of national lists. This month it was named the seventh smartest city in the country by Forbes.com. But which list is the most prestigious?
|Best places to live (Money Magazine)||59%||184|
|Smartest city in the country (Forbes.com)||12%||39|
|Best metro area for overall quality of public schools (Expansion Management magazine)||8%||27|
|Best small places for business (Forbes.com)||8%||25|
|Best places to retire (U.S. News & World Report)||5%||18|
|Dozen most distinctive destinations (National Historic Trust for Historic Preservation)||5%||16|