Located on the shores of Lake Erie--the nation's "North Coast"--Cleveland is a great place to live, work, and play. But don't just take our word for it! Fortune magazine ranked Greater Cleveland as one of the 10 best centers for business in North America. Partners for Livable Communities named Cleveland one of four "most livable cities" in the U.S. and, Places Rated Almanac has named Cleveland the nation's #2 destination for recreation. What's more, Travel & Leisure magazine named Cleveland as one of the top 10 international visitor hot spots.
Cleveland is one of the country's best kept secrets on many fronts--affordable housing, great recreation and entertainment, topnotch education and training institutions, and a range of career.
Cleveland is an affordable place to live--the cost of living and housing costs are surprisingly low compared with other cities of similar size and amenities. You get "more house" for the money!
Want a whole lot of fun? Cleveland offers you a variety of recreational and leisure-time activities, exciting or quietly romantic dining and entertainment options, and world-class cultural institutions--plus professional sports, beautiful parks, and one of the most desirable assets of beauty and fun that Great Lakes living can bring.
The region is home to 23 colleges and universities, offering outstanding graduate and undergraduate programs. These institutions are complemented by a strong network of community colleges, providing a vast array of job training programs to support the needs of area employers and opportunities for individuals to acquire the skills needed to advance their careers.
Cleveland boasts diverse neighborhoods and trendy downtown living, short and sweet commute times, topped off with a friendly and warm community spirit.