According to the U.S. News & World Report, they published their list of the Best Places to Live in the United States. The list ranks the country’s 125 largest metropolitan areas based on affordability, job prospects and quality of life. For the second year in a row Austin, Texas, took the number one spot. Colorado Springs, Colorado is number two bumping Denver, Colorado down to number three. Des Moines, Iowa, moved up five spots and now ranks fourth in the country. Fayetteville, Arkansas is number five for the second consecutive year. As for the state of Indiana, Fort Wayne came in at #40 and Indianapolis at #55.