Msn.com has compiled their list of the best places to live in each U.S. state, and has named Lafayette the "Best Place To Live In Louisiana", and here's why...

So, why does Msn.com think Lafayette is tops in Louisiana? they say Lafayette is "known for its rich history, delicious cuisine, lively music, and frequent festivals. Residents particularly love the city's fun atmosphere, diverse culture, and friendly people."

Hey Msn.com, thank you!

You can check out their full list at msn.com.