Contact Us

Do You Live in One of America’s 10 Richest Towns for 2017?

Monkey Business

If you want to live in one of these thriving locales, you’d better start saving.

Bloomberg has come out with a list of the 100 richest towns in America. The site “evaluated inflation-adjusted household income data for all U.S. places with a minimum population of 2,000 and ranked them based on average household income.”

So, naturally, you’re thinking Beverly Hills is cracking the top spot, right? Wrong. Number one goes to Atherton, Calif., which is situated in Northern California between San Francisco and San Jose and boasts an average annual household income north of $444,000 (based on 2015 data).

Beverly Hills, by the way, is not necessarily the bastion of glitz and glamour that we’ve all become accustomed to seeing.

The stats show that more than a third of the richest towns are located within 50 miles of New York City, reflecting the rankings’ strong East Coast flavor.

What do you think? Would you want to live in any of these places? Or is the pressure of keeping up with the Joneses too much?

10 Richest Towns in America (with average annual household income for 2015)

  1. Atherton, Calif. – $444,374
  2. Cherry Hills Village, Colo. – $403,532
  3. Scarsdale, N.Y. – $371,194
  4. Hillsborough, Calif. – $368,949
  5. Short Hills, N.J. – $346,819
  6. Old Greenwich, Conn. – $341,401
  7. Los Altos Hills, Calif. – $333,780
  8. Bronxville, N.Y. – $317,063
  9. Darien, Conn. – $313,277
  10. Winnetka, Ill. – $311,902

Best of 710 KEEL

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for KEEL VIP Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive KEEL VIP Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.