The website, Niche, named Richmond Heights the fourth best place to live in the United States, and Brentwood at number eight. Maplewood was named the 22nd best.
The Niche 2018 Best Places to Live ranking assesses the overall livability of an area. It takes into account the quality of local schools, crime rates, housing trends, employment statistics, and access to amenities.
Richmond Heights scored all A’s other than B’s for cost of living, outdoor activities and weather, and a C+ for crime and safety.
Brentwood scored and A+ overall, gettings a B’s for diversity, crime and safety, cost of living, outdoor activities and weather,
Maplewood scored all A’s other than a B’s for housing, jobs, cost of living, outdoor activities and weather, and C+ for crime and safety.
See the complete 2018 Best Places to Live.