A national publication ranks Youngstown in the top ten most affordable markets to live.

U.S. News and World Report magazine ranks Youngstown as the fourth best place to live in Ohio and the tenth cheapest place to live in America.

The report also lists Youngstown in the top 25 safest places to live.

Here are the rankings for the city:

  • #85 in Best Places to Live
  • #59 in Best Places to Retire
  • #4 in Best Places to Live in Ohio
  • #10 in Cheapest Places to Live
  • #22 in Safest Places to Live

U.S. News analyzed 150 metro areas in the U.S. to find the best places to live based on quality of life, job market, value of living, and people's desire to live there.

You can read more about their review of Youngstown, here.