We already know that the Lone Star State is the best place to live in the USA, those that weren't born here got here as fast as they could but, it's not just because of the scenery, the food or the people. It also happens to have more of the best performing cities than any other state.

According to Milken Institute, Texas has five of the Top 10 based on economic factors including job growth, wage increases, and other factors. Of course it goes without saying we also have great people, culture, food and scenery too. Here's the list breakdown.

10. San Antonio & New Braunfels

9. Dallas & Plano/Irving

8. Ft. Worth & Arlington

7. Houston & Sugarland/Baytown

6 Salt Lake City, UT

5. Raleigh, NC

4. San Jose/Santa Clara, CA

3. Provo/Orem, UT

2. Austin/Round Rock/San Marcos

1. San Francisco, CA