View of London from above // London, Ontario (Adam Colvin, Wikimedia Commons)

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View of London from above

Ranking
Weather
: 113
Affordable housing: 58
Household income: 73
Discretionary income: 63
New cars on road: 41
Job prospects: 125
Population growth: 50
Access to health care: 22
Low crime: 90
Walk or bike to work: 87

Regarded worldwide for the Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario, London is something of a posh place to live. Nicknamed Forest City, a reflection of the many parks the city has to offer, the must-see spot here is Victoria Park. The greenspace is the grounds for a wide variety of festivals during the summer. In the winter, the Christmas light display is spectacular.

For the full methodology on how the numbers were crunched, click here.

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