EUGENE, Ore. — People in Eugene might appreciate things like its close knit community and access to quality education.
Now those factors are earning the city national attention.
A new study from Livability.com ranks the quality of life in America’s small to mid-sized cities. Eugene comes in at number eight out of the study’s 100 best places to live.
The study took into account things like economics, housing, amenities and demographics.
Eugene scored especially high in education and social and civic capital.
Matt Carmichael, editor of Livability.com, joined us live on KEZI 9 News Midday to talk more about the study.