Best Cities for Women #24: Bethesda, Maryland
November 01, 2008
With an excellent public school system and a strong real estate market, Bethesda is one of the smaller city-towns on our list. Home to several major health care providers as well as the National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda is a unique city for older women looking for a more residential setting.
Best For: Young Couples, Families, Retirees
Median Salary for Women: $113,800
Overall Diversity (Higher is Better) :1 / 5
Crime Rating (Lower is Better): 23/ 100
Cost-of-Living Index (Natl. Average is 100, Higher is Better): 40
Transportation: 15 / 100
- Better buy a car.
Culture / Nightlife Rating (Higher is Better): 70 / 100