CNNMoneyBestPlacesToLive.jpgThe debut of the annual 100 Best Places to Live in America list helped to propel CNNMoney.com to a single-day traffic record Monday, as the site logged 53 million page views, up 52 percent from the same day last year.

CNNMoney.com announced a joint effort with location-based mobile app Gowalla based on the Money magazine list.

The top five small cities on the 100 Best Places to Live in America list were: Eden Prairie, Minn.; Columbia/Ellicott City, Md.; Newton, Mass.; Bellevue, Wash.; and McKinney, Texas.