Sorry, Colorado natives — I think the cat is out of the bag.

We tried to keep it a secret for so long, but now, even national news outlets are privy to just how awesome the Centennial State is. In fact, according to U.S. News, four out of the top five best places to live in the U.S. are in Colorado.

Their reasoning? These cities have good value, a strong job market, a high quality of life, and are "a desirable place to live."

Let's see which Colorado cities made the cut:

These Colorado Cities Are Some of the Best Places to Live in America

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