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Clarksville, Ind. tops list of 12 'power suburbs'

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Clarksville is just four miles north of Louisville. Clarksville is just four miles north of Louisville.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A southern Indiana town tops the list of power suburbs according to The Moving Blog by SelfStorage.com.

The list ranked Clarksville as number one among the best suburbs in the country.

It scored well in all categories, including per capita income, unemployment, and percentage of families bringing in $75,000 a year.

Since 2010, it saw a 42 percent drop in the percentage of people living below the poverty line as well as a 21 percent reduction in unemployment.

Greenfield, Indiana, which is located east of Indianapolis, was number two on the list.

From The Moving Blog:

Clarksville, about four miles from Louisville, KY, is where the first Texas Roadhouse restaurant opened. It topped our list because it scored well across all categories and saw a substantial drop in the number of people living below the poverty line.

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