Website Names Midland, Odessa as "Top 10 Best Places in Texas"

Website Names Midland, Odessa as "Top 10 Best Places in Texas"

Staff Report
NewsWest9

MIDLAND/ODESSA - Midland and Odessa continue to gain national attention.

This time from Movoto, a national online real estate research site.

According to the site, the two cities are on the "10 Best Places in Texas" list.

Midland came in second Odessa came in fifth.

Unemployment rates, commute times and crime rates are just a few of the factors that the site used to rank the cities.

Midland had the lowest unemployment rate in the state and also had a shorter commute time than the average time of 19 minutes.

Over in Odessa, the city is known for its high number of amenities,  low cost of living and an unemployment rate at just 5.3 percent.