Krista Miranda

By Krista Miranda

LifeBuzz Staff

13 Best Cities You Can Live Happily With 60K Income Per Year.

San Antonio, Texas

When you think about San Antonio, you think about the Alamo, River Walk and the Tower of the Americas, but those aren’t the only reasons why people are drawn to this city, where the cost of living is $29,252! Not only is there a strong military presence in San Antonio, but there are also eight four-year colleges to choose from! The city, which proudly hosts the annual San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo, has a rich culture and history that can be seen within its vibrant art community!

Albuquerque, New Mexico

With a living cost of $26,692, Albuquerque, New Mexico, is set in the middle of the New Mexico Technology Corridor. The area, which is made up of private companies and government institutions, sits alongside the great Rio Grande. If you’re interested in working with an attendant contracting company, and wouldn’t mind paying less than $56,000 to live comfortably, then Albuquerque might be for you since it’s the home of Sandia National Laboratories and Kirtland Air Force Base!

Columbus, Ohio

Columbus, Ohio may not seem like the most glamorous place to live, but it sure does feel that way when you take a look at the cost of living! Considering that they’ve spent a lot of effort into promoting business growth, the cost of living for Columbus is only $29, 487! Apparently, if you’re looking to start your own business Columbus is the place to be, but according to local owners, you should make sure to check out the environmental rules before you do anything!

Detroit, Michigan

Now, don’t get us wrong, Detroit doesn’t necessarily scream “I’m a great place to live,” especially since it only takes a little over $52,000 to live comfortably there, but hear us out. Detroit was once considered to be the mecca of the automobile industry and the place where “Motown” started. Even though the city has seen a decline in different industries, they have been branching out into the fields of information technology, biotechnology, and nanotechnology.

Memphis, Tennessee

If you’re a huge fan of country living and would like to pay less than $58,000 a year to embrace the lifestyle, then you should definitely check out Memphis, Tennessee. In a city where AutoZone, International Paper, and FedEx came from, it shouldn’t come as a surprise that the cost of living is only $28,716! If you’d like to get your fingers filthy with some record-breaking barbeque sauces, then Memphis might just be the place for you!

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