O’Fallon has been named one of the country’s “Best Places to Live,” according to a list of America’s 100 best cities published by Money magazine. O’Fallon ranked No. 24 on the 2019 list of cities with a population greater than 50,000.
Money praised O’Fallon for its history, proximity to local outdoor activities and its “quaint, family-friendly feel.” O’Fallon is one of just two Missouri cities to be ranked in the top 100, joining Blue Springs, which took the No. 95 spot.
In addition to previous Top 100 rankings from Money received in 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014 and 2017, O’Fallon also was named in 2019 as Missouri’s best city to live in by ChamberofCommerce.org, ranked number 52 on the “Top 101 Safest Cities in America” by SafeHome.org, and was included in the list of Safest Large Cities in Missouri by the National Council for Home Safety in both 2018 and 2019.