Best Places to Live in America

AreaVibes reveals the best places to live across the United States of America. By assigning a Livability Score out of 100 for each city, AreaVibes ranks more than 20,000 cities across the United States of America. The Livability Score is created from a unique algorithm based on various important metrics for each city, including: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. The higher the score, the better the city (in our opinion). Use the filters on the left to sort by state, population and category.
Best cities in
United States of America
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Rank City Livability Ame­nities Cost of Living Crime Edu­cation Emp­loyment Housing Weather
1Las Palmas, TXPopulation: 7291A+A+AA+A+CA+
2West University Place, TXPopulation: 14,86690A+FAA+A+A+A+
3University Park, TXPopulation: 23,24189A+FA+A+A+A+A
4Taylor Lake Village, TXPopulation: 3,56889B+AA+A+A+BA+
5Somerset, MDPopulation: 1,31489A+FA+A+A+A+B
6Southside Place, TXPopulation: 1,71589A+FA+A+A+A+A+
7Highland Park, TXPopulation: 8,62389A+FAA+A+A+A
8Spring Valley Village, TXPopulation: 3,77889A+FA+A+A+A+A+
9Indian Creek, FLPopulation: 8689A+FA+B+A+A+A+
10Bayou Country Club, LAPopulation: 1,36689BB+A+A+A+B+A+
11East Honolulu, HIPopulation: 49,24288A+FA+A+AA+A
12Hunters Creek Village, TXPopulation: 4,41388A+FA+A+A+A+A+
13El Lago, TXPopulation: 2,74188B+AA+A+ABA+
14Ko Olina, HIPopulation: 1,81288A+FA+A+AA+A
15South Beach, FLPopulation: 3,91188A+FA+A+AA+A+
16Bunker Hill Village, TXPopulation: 3,68088AFA+A+A+A+A+
17Westminster, LAPopulation: 3,08088AB+A+A+B+BA
18Chevy Chase View, MDPopulation: 1,03088A+FA+A+A+A+B
19Rollingwood, TXPopulation: 1,58888A+FAA+A+A+A
20Monte Sereno, CAPopulation: 3,38388A+FA+A+A+A+B+
21Terrell Hills, TXPopulation: 4,92988A+FAA+A+A+A+
22Piney Point Village, TXPopulation: 3,15888B+FA+A+A+A+A+
23Oak Ridge North, TXPopulation: 3,08087A+B+A+AB+BA+
24Hilshire Village, TXPopulation: 80387A+FAA+A+A+A+
25Bronxville, NYPopulation: 6,34587A+FA+A+A+A+C+
26Kailua, HIPopulation: 39,69387A+FA+AAA+A
27Bellaire, TXPopulation: 16,93587A+FAA+A+A+A+
28Southlake, TXPopulation: 26,45487A+FAA+A+A+A
29Chevy Chase Village, MDPopulation: 1,98387A+FAA+A+A+B
30Plandome Heights, NYPopulation: 1,09587A+FA+A+A+A+C+
31Palm Beach, FLPopulation: 8,49987A+FAA+AA+A+
32McLean, VAPopulation: 48,22187A+FAA+A+A+B
33The Woodlands, TXPopulation: 97,95187A+D+AA+AB+A+
34Danville, CAPopulation: 42,26587A+FA+A+A+A+B+
35Westover Hills, TXPopulation: 62587AFAA+A+A+A
36Colleyville, TXPopulation: 23,00987AFA+A+A+AA
37Gulf Stream, FLPopulation: 87687AFA+A+A+A+A
38Heeia, HIPopulation: 4,46687A+FA+AAA+A
39Roslyn Estates, NYPopulation: 1,26387A+FA+A+A+A+C+
40Darien, CTPopulation: 20,75887A+FA+A+A+A+C
41Kensington, NYPopulation: 1,15087A+FA+A+A+A+C+
42Chevy Chase Section Five, MDPopulation: 75387A+FAA+A+A+B
43Friendswood, TXPopulation: 35,85387A+CA+AABA+
44Rolling Hills Estates, CAPopulation: 8,07887A+FA+A+A+A+A
45Plandome, NYPopulation: 1,33987A+FA+A+A+A+C+
46Coldstream, OHPopulation: 1,37387A+FA+A+A+A+C+
47Cherry Grove, OHPopulation: 4,38287A+A+AA+B+BC+
48Jupiter Inlet Colony, FLPopulation: 32987A+FA+A+B+A+A+
49Brentwood, TNPopulation: 37,28887A+FA+A+A+A+B+
50Madison, MSPopulation: 24,15386A+CA+A+AB+A
51Ho-Ho-Kus, NJPopulation: 4,08586A+FA+A+A+A+C+
52Aliso Viejo, CAPopulation: 47,91086A+FA+AAA+A
53San Ramon, CAPopulation: 71,21386A+FA+A+A+A+B+
54Larchmont, NYPopulation: 5,88186A+FA+A+A+A+C+
55Cinco Ranch, TXPopulation: 17,83386ACAA+A+B+A+
56Lazy Lake, FLPopulation: 2486A+FB+A+A+A+A+
57Norbourne Estates, KYPopulation: 54186A+FA+A+A+AB
58Camino Tassajara, CAPopulation: 1,90886AFA+A+A+A+B+
59Hewlett Bay Park, NYPopulation: 42086A+FA+A+A+A+C+
60Rancho Santa Margarita, CAPopulation: 48,08186A+FA+AAA+A
61Hill Country Village, TXPopulation: 1,01886AFB+A+A+A+A+
62Roslyn Harbor, NYPopulation: 1,10686A+FA+AA+A+C+
63Aiea, HIPopulation: 9,07786A+FA+AAA+A
64Saratoga, CAPopulation: 30,05986A+FA+A+A+A+B+
65Chatham, NJPopulation: 8,97886A+FA+A+A+A+C+
66Los Altos, CAPopulation: 29,12986A+FAA+A+A+B+
67Lafayette, CAPopulation: 24,07386A+FAA+A+A+B+
68Kemah, TXPopulation: 2,02086AA+A+B+B+C+A+
69East Williston, NYPopulation: 2,55486A+FA+A+A+A+C+
70Belle Meade, TNPopulation: 3,01686AFA+A+A+A+B+
71Ridgewood, NJPopulation: 24,99986A+FA+A+A+A+C+
72Foster City, CAPopulation: 30,75486A+FA+AAA+A
73Mission Woods, KSPopulation: 17586A+FA+A+A+A+C+
74Clyde Hill, WAPopulation: 3,01586A+FA+A+A+A+C+
75Flower Hill, NYPopulation: 4,67186A+FA+A+A+A+C+
76Kenilworth, ILPopulation: 2,66986A+FA+A+A+A+D+
77Crestview Hills, KYPopulation: 3,12386A+AA+ABBC+
78Garrett Park, MDPopulation: 1,05086A+FA+A+A+A+C+
79Georgetown, TXPopulation: 48,22086A+AAB+BBA
80Great Neck Estates, NYPopulation: 2,75186A+FA+A+A+A+C+
81Orinda, CAPopulation: 17,86886A+FA+A+A+A+B
82Pflugerville, TXPopulation: 47,60286A+AAAB+BA
83Mountain Brook, ALPopulation: 20,39886AFAA+A+A+A
84Wetherington, OHPopulation: 1,42986A+FA+A+A+AC+
85Mililani Town, HIPopulation: 28,11586A+FA+AAA+A+
86Edgewood, KYPopulation: 8,65186A+B+A+A+B+BC+
87Cedar Park, TXPopulation: 51,66486AB+AAB+BA
88Chevy Chase, MDPopulation: 9,34486A+FAA+A+A+B
89Yorba Linda, CAPopulation: 64,69986A+FA+AAA+A
90Agoura Hills, CAPopulation: 20,43186A+FAAAA+A
91Glencoe, ILPopulation: 8,72886A+FA+A+A+A+D+
92Santa Susana, CAPopulation: 1,19286A+FAA+AA+A
93Irvine, CAPopulation: 213,88086A+FA+AAA+A
94Devon, PAPopulation: 1,64786A+FA+A+A+A+C+
95Lost Creek, TXPopulation: 4,35886BFA+A+A+A+A
96Ocean Pointe, HIPopulation: 7,35986A+FA+AAAA
97Highland Beach, FLPopulation: 3,58286A+FA+AAA+A
98Murphy, TXPopulation: 17,49686A+DA+A+AB+A
99Hollywood Park, TXPopulation: 3,07886A+D+AA+AB+A+
100Alamo Heights, TXPopulation: 7,13186A+DBA+AAA+
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