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Minnesota in top 10 most livable states in U.S.

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Minnesota ranks second in the United States as the most livable state. It’s second only to Utah, which has a booming state job creation ranking.


Minnesota’s future livability score is 10.5; full-time employment: eighth best; job creation index: 10th best; outlook on life in five years: third worst.

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