Three DFW-area communities are in the top 25 of CNN Money's Best Places to Live 2010 list of America's best small cities.
McKinney placed the highest on the list at number five, while Allen placed at 16 and Rowlett snagged number 24. See the complete list here.
Keep in mind, this year's list focused on what CNN Money calls "small cities" with populations between 50,000 and 300,000. In addition, the magazine used multiple variables to narrow down the list of cities before visiting in person to decide the final list order. Take a look at their sources and methodology here.
While we're proud to have so many area cities on the list, we have to wonder how long it'll be until someone else puts out another "best places" list and overrides these honors...