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Washington, D.C.
Washington, D.C.
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Summary
Number of category wins
Wins 7 out of 17 categories.
7
Wins 10 out of 17 categories.
10
Housing
6
1
Small apartment
Median rent
$810$1800
Medium apartment
Median rent
$1300$2400
Large apartment
Median rent
$1800$2900
Cities ranking
186/265258/265
Cost of living
7
3
Cost of
Cities ranking
74/248233/248
Salaries
Overall average salary
Median salary
Safety
8
2
Crime rate
Index score
0.590.34
Gun deaths
Per 100k residents/year
1.552217.6465
Cities ranking
92/265262/265
Education
6
8
University quality
Index score
0.240.82
High school ranking
PISA test
824
IB schools
In total
Cities ranking
38/23910/239
Visa
Not required for short visits
Visits up to 90 days
for citizens of
Startup visa
Tolerance
4
6
LGBTQ equality
Index score
0.311.00
Tolerance towards minorities
Index score
0.400.28
Cities ranking
250/265171/265
Climate
Daily max temperature (C)
Average
Startups
6
9
Startup scene
Index score
0.700.93
Venture capital
Index score
0.900.78
Total startup funding
Last 12 months
Cities ranking
70/26416/264
Healthcare
6
6
Healthcare quality
Index score
0.630.81
Healthcare expenditure
Index score
0.690.32
Life expectancy
In years
76.066579.2783
Cities ranking
188/264183/264
Travel connectivity
7
5
Airport hub
Index score
0.770.69
Intercity train connectivity
Index score
0.600.22
Cities ranking
20/26574/265
Commute
5
4
Traffic
Index score
0.450.39
Cities ranking
130/254185/254
Business freedom
4
9
Business freedom
Index score
0.240.86
Freedom from corruption
Index score
0.250.79
Time required to start a business
In days
285.6
Cities ranking
241/26369/263
Environmental quality
3
7
Air quality
Index score
0.160.72
Drinking water quality
Index score
0.110.66
Cleanliness
Index score
0.460.68
Cities ranking
242/265115/265
Economy
6
7
GDP growth rate
7%2%
GDP per capita
$12,880$54,597
Cities ranking
83/26216/262
Taxation
1
4
Cities ranking
263/265179/265
Internet access
3
5
Download
Index score
0.360.45
Upload
Index score
0.310.51
Cities ranking
212/265168/265
Leisure & culture
7
10
Museums
Index score
0.601.00
Historical sites
Index score
0.741.00
Sports venues
Index score
0.551.00
Cities ranking
91/2641/264
Outdoors
6
5
Number of hills and mountains
Altitude > 300 m
Water access
Index score
0.860.86
Cities ranking
44/26592/265