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Chincoteague Makes List Of Happy Seaside Towns

Chincoteague Makes List Of Happy Seaside Towns

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An Eastern Shore community is one of America’s 10 happiest seaside towns. Chincoteague won that honor in the latest edition of Coastal Living magazine. It’s the only Virginia town that made the list, which is dominated by communities in Florida, New England, and along the Pacific Ocean. Coastal Living says the factors that help are low crime rates, a high percentage of sunny days, and brief commute times.

 

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