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A new study reveals that Michigan has one of the best cities for Black families in America. That’s great news for any Black family looking to make a permanent residence in the Great Lakes State.

The study comes from, which calls itself a site that provides “fun and interesting articles for positive black people and fans of the culture.”

In it, writer Shalante Tyson lists off 10 cities which are reportedly the best cities in the country for Black families. One of the top five cities, actually, is right here in Michigan, and it might not be the city that you expect. I actually grew up in this town and do agree that it’s very diverse and simply a lovely place. Read on for the top five best cities for Black families in America, and for the full list, go here.

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