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November 26, 2014

10 Most LGBT-Friendly Cities

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10 Most LGBT-Friendly Cities

In honor of Pride Month, Nerdwallet released a list of the top communities recognized for tolerance and acceptance for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Americans. 

To compile its list, Nerdwallet factored in the number of same-sex partnerships, LGBT-friendly laws, and safety based on crime data. 

Here’s how the communities stacked up: 

  1. Seattle, Wash.
  2. San Francisco, Calif.
  3. Atlanta, Ga.
  4. Oakland, Calif.
  5. Long Beach, Calif.
  6. Minneapolis, Minn.
  7. Austin, Texas
  8. Jersey City, N.J.
  9. St. Paul, Minn.
  10. Chicago, Ill. 

Source: “Most LGBT-Friendly Cities,” Nerdwallet (May 27, 2014) and “Homes in Top 10 LGBT Cities,” realtor.com (June 6, 2014)

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