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    Rank the Places You've Lived

    The Top 10 thread got me thinking... I have a few different Metro Des Moines areas but decided to break them up...

    1. Ponte Vedra Beach, Fl
    2. Chicago, IL
    3. Kingwood, TX
    4. Gainesville, FL
    5. Ames, IA
    6. Des Moines, IA (Beaverdale).
    7. Norwalk, IA
    8. Clive, IA
    9. Ankeny, IA
    10. Longwood, FL


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    Re: Rank the Places You've Lived

    1.West Des Moines
    2. Ankeny
    3. Ames


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    1. State College, PA
    2. Ames
    3. Tempe, AZ
    4. Rochester, MN
    5. West Des Moines, IA



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    Re: Rank the Places You've Lived

    1. Frisco, CO
    (big gap here)
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    2. Chicago, IL
    3. Boston, MA
    4-5. Ames, IA and Indianola, IA (about the same)

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    Re: Rank the Places You've Lived

    1. Okoboji (in the summer)
    2. Des Moines (Beaverdale)
    3. Ames (probably the friends more than the town)
    4. Urbandale
    5. West Des Moines
    6. KC, MO (Kearney)
    7. Chicago, IL (Elgin)-Only this high because of the White Sox
    8. Cedar Rapids, IA
    9. Des Moines, IA (southside)
    10. Van down by the river


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    Re: Rank the Places You've Lived

    1) Ames, Iowa
    2) LeMars, Iowa
    3) Northfield, MN
    5) Omaha, NE
    6) Marshall, MN
    7) Richland Center, WI
    8) Fort Smith, AR


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    1) Greeley, CO ( not because of the town but it's proximity to fun things to do)
    2) Clive, IA
    3) Ames, IA
    4) Lacrosse, WI
    5) Roseville, MN (too dang cold)
    6) Rural Iowa (Peosta, IA - Hometown)


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    1. Ames, IA
    2. Chicago, IL (lived here most of my life)
    3. Garland, TX



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    Re: Rank the Places You've Lived

    Quote Originally Posted by clones26 View Post
    1. Okoboji (in the summer)
    2. Des Moines (Beaverdale)
    3. Ames (probably the friends more than the town)
    4. Urbandale
    5. West Des Moines
    6. Indianola
    7. KC, MO (Kearney)
    7. Chicago, IL (Elgin)
    8. Cedar Rapids, IA
    9. Des Moines, IA (southside)
    10. Van down by the river
    That van location has to be higher. I mean, you had waterfront property.



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    1. Waukee
    2. Ames
    3. West Des Moines
    4. Des Moines
    5. Fort Dodge
    6. Boone
    7. Waterloo


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    Quote Originally Posted by LindenCy View Post
    That van location has to be higher. I mean, you had waterfront property.
    I think everyone in Iowa has waterfront property right now.


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    Re: Rank the Places You've Lived

    1. Omaha, NE (lived here my entire life)
    2. Ames, IA
    3. Tyler, TX

    New Orleans gets to rank in there somewhere as that's where I'm moving to in July so we'll see how it goes. Do not think I'm going to like the weather at all.



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    1) Ames, IA (liked it enough to stay after my 7 years of undergrad studies )
    2) Crystal Lake, IL (actually a smaller town north of Chicago...lived there for 2 years of HS and it was pretty sweet as a basketball player to have the town watertower be a basketball)
    3) Mediapolis, IA (small town life with larger town (Burlington) nearby...although the smell from Columbus Jct. made it tough to stomach...kidding cyismydog )
    4) Boone, IA (although as a little league aged kid it was kind of cool to live in a little league-crazed town like Boone)



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    1. Sydney, Aus
    2. Ames
    3. Ankeny
    4. Boone.



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    1. Iowa City
    2. Ames
    3. Cedar Falls
    4. Muscatine



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