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Raleigh: One of Forbes Best Cities for Working Mothers

Forbes has recently come out with their 2012 list of the Best Cities in America for working mothers and Raleigh once again makes the cut!

Raleigh was ranked the #14 best city in America for working mothers! It also is the ONLY North Carolina city to make the list. Raleigh has been getting at ton of recognition lately, from Bloomsberg’s Businessweek’s best city to live in and now on the Forbes’ best cities for working mothers! We couldn’t agree more. Forbes bases their list on  weekly earnings, crime rate, safety data, quality of schools, cost of child care, and access to medical care.

How Raleigh Ranks

  • Population- 1,163,515
  • Violent Crimes per 100K- 1724
  • Annual Earnings- $32,128
  • Physicians per 100K- 209.6
  • Average Commute- 28.5 minutes
  • Expenses per Pupil- $11,294
  • Cost of Childcare- $8,500

At Linda Craft & Team we have a ton of information involving child care, jobs, health care, and of course housing on our website:, of give us a call at 919.235.0007 on anything related to the Triangle and the Raleigh area!

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