NC Cities Make Top 100 List for Best Places to Live

MARCH 28, 2006 -- has released its "Top 100 Places to Live in 2006" list. Coming in at number four is Cary, North Carolina.

Also in the top 100 are Asheville, Chapel Hill and Raleigh. The number one spot goes to Naperville, Illinois.

The top locations are first nominated by a current or past resident. Then they're evaluated on things like schools, crime, economy, housing, entertainment, and beauty of the area.

You can nominate your favorite town for the 2007 list by logging onto  and selecting the Top 100 button. Click the "nominate your community" link and answer the question "Why is this community special?"