Our ratings are an assessment of how the nation’s 40 largest cities fare in nine policies based in research, backed by qualified experts, and shown to have bipartisan support. With these policies in place, cities will attract families who want the best for themselves and their children, young people looking for interesting places to work, and businesses that need high-quality talent.

2019 Pre-K in American Cities

2018 CityHealth Report

Take a closer look at each of the nine policies by downloading our briefs here.

 2017 CityHealth Report