So you’re a creative type with dreams of glory and enough elbow grease to make them a reality. Where do you choose to live? Here are 10 of the best spots for creatives to thrive in the United States.

So what’ll it be? A live music capital that’s also one of the healthiest cities around? A recovering manufacturing city that’s been named a design heritage site? Or the center of the universe, astronomical rents and all? If you’re ready for a fresh start, these 10 cities are all great spots to set down your creative roots.

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