If you’re looking to live in a city that boasts a thriving startup scene, open attitude towards the LGBT community and a world-renowned nightlife scene, then you might want to make plans to move to Berlin, Germany, which has been revealed as the best city in the world for millennials.
Furnished apartment search engine, Nestpick, has released a study revealing the top 110 cities for millennials, based on 17 factors such as startup ecosystem, housing affordability, immigration tolerance and quality of nightlife.
The purpose of the study is to pinpoint which cities are successfully attracting this generation, and therefore a core future workforce.
The main categories were weighted to reflect the concerns and mindsets of the generation. For example, while housing affordability is a major concern for most, it is even more so for young professionals at the start of their careers – we appreciate the recognition.
While Berlin came out on top, overall Canada is seen as the top country for millennials, with three cities in the top 10; Montréal, Toronto and Vancouver.
So how did Dublin fare? It made the final list, ranking #43.
Check out the table below to see how Dublin measured up.
Here’s the top 20 Best Cities In The World For Millennials:
1. Berlin, Germany
2. Montréal, Canada
3. London, United Kingdom
4. Amsterdam, Netherlands
5. Toronto, Canada
6. Vancouver, Canada
7. Barcelona, Spain
8. New York City, USA
9. Cologne, Germany
10. Manchester, United Kingdom
11. Hamburg, Germany
12. Bristol, United Kingdom
13. San Francisco, USA
14. Austin, USA
15. Paris, France
16. Miami, USA
17. Munich, Germany
18. Lisbon, Portugal
19. Glasgow, United Kingdom
20. Madrid, Spain
“Millennials grew up in a shrinking world, where the internet opened doors their parents never could have dreamed of, and budget airlines made those avenues real possibilities. It’s now possible to live and work anywhere in the world, and these opportunities are shaping how our planet will look to future generations.” says Ömer Kücükdere, Managing Director of Nestpick.
“We must learn to adapt to the needs of younger people in order to have a thriving economy, and we believe that this ranking offers valuable insights to those cities looking for regeneration from a younger demographic.”
You can view the full results can be seen here: www.nestpick.com/millennial-city-ranking-2018