A study finds Lincoln is one of the country's best-run cities.
24/7 Wall St. reviewed the 100 largest U.S. cities by population, considering a variety of factors, including economy, job market and level of crime.
Lincoln was ranked fourth behind Irvine, California; Fremont, California and Plano, Texas. Nebraska's capital was recognized for having the lowest unemployment rate (3.4 percent in 2012) among the nation's 100 largest cities, stable home values and a low foreclosure rate.
The nation's worst-run cities were San Bernardino, California; Detroit, Newark, New Jersey; Miami and Stockton, California.
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