Peachtree City in best-place-to-live contest

Peachtree City is in the running to become one of the country's Top 10 best places to live.

The south metro community already has earned a spot on RelocateAmerica's 14th Annual Top Places to Live Report, which captures the nation's 100 best spots. Now Peachtree City has a chance to make the company's Top 10 list.

"We are looking for a strong show of support among local residents, community and business leaders as the Top 10 breakout category winners are now determined through a special nomination process," said Steve Nickerson, president of RelocateAmerica. "Community pride is a good indicator of great leadership and a mark of a great place to live, work and play."

Voting for the Top 10 Breakout list is new this year. The best communities list is among six breakout categories that will be introduced throughout the year. Other categories include top areas for education and  recreation.

The top 10 community list will be determined by votes cast on the website. The voting runs through July 31. The results will be released Aug. 2. To vote, log on to The list was compiled using economic, employment, housing, education, industry, opportunity, environment and recreation data as well as feedback from local leaders and residents.

RelocateAmerica is a 14-year-old Brighton, Mich.-based firm that provides consumers with moving resources.