Best Cities In Arizona

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.
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Rank City Livability Ame­nities Cost of Living Crime Edu­cation Emp­loyment Housing Weather
1Gilbert, AZPopulation: 208,85088B+AA+AB+B+A
2Fountain Hills, AZPopulation: 22,67886A+D+A+AB+AA
3Litchfield Park, AZPopulation: 5,17386B+C+A+AB+B+A
4Tubac, AZPopulation: 1,01185BCA+A+BAA
5Chandler, AZPopulation: 237,45685AABABB+A
6Carefree, AZPopulation: 3,39185C+FA+A+B+A+A
7Goodyear, AZPopulation: 64,71485B+AAB+BBA
8Elgin, AZPopulation: 18585FB+A+A+BA+A
9Valle Vista, AZPopulation: 2,24384AA+A+B+CC+B+
10Hackberry, AZPopulation: 4484FAA+AA+AB+
11Surprise, AZPopulation: 115,00784BA+A+B+BBA
12Maricopa, AZPopulation: 41,62684C+A+A+B+BC+A
13Scottsdale, AZPopulation: 219,86783B+CAABAA
14Washington Park, AZPopulation: 10983AAA+A+C+AF
15Peoria, AZPopulation: 154,56683BA+BB+BBA
16Rincon Valley, AZPopulation: 4,68382FCA+A+AAA
17Oro Valley, AZPopulation: 40,85782DCA+A+BB+A
18Sonoita, AZPopulation: 79782DC+A+A+BAA
19Prescott Valley, AZPopulation: 38,56881B+A+ABCBB
20Catalina Foothills, AZPopulation: 51,31981DDA+A+B+AA
21Cave Creek, AZPopulation: 5,04181DDA+A+B+A+A
22Paradise Valley, AZPopulation: 13,02581FFA+A+A+A+A
23Tempe, AZPopulation: 164,13981A+A+FB+C+BA
24Lazy Y U, AZPopulation: 46181FAA+AB+AB+
25Lake Havasu City, AZPopulation: 52,69681CA+A+B+CBA
26Sierra Vista, AZPopulation: 44,77481C+A+C+ABBA
27Rio Verde, AZPopulation: 1,78880FDA+A+AA+A
28Jerome, AZPopulation: 39380BAB+AD+B+B
29Village of Oak Creek (Big Park), AZPopulation: 6,34880ADA+ABAF
30Citrus Park, AZPopulation: 4,05280FD+A+AB+AA
31Corona de Tucson, AZPopulation: 6,43380DC+B+AB+BA
32Round Valley, AZPopulation: 56080FAA+A+BAA
33Queen Creek, AZPopulation: 25,84980C+CC+AB+B+A
34Casas Adobes, AZPopulation: 68,47580BAD+ABBA
35Pima, AZPopulation: 2,86080FA+A+B+C+CA
36Saddlebrooke, AZPopulation: 9,10380FD+A+A+BAA
37Oracle, AZPopulation: 3,82980FA+A+BC+BA
38Snowflake, AZPopulation: 5,55979C+A+AAC+C+C
39Wickenburg, AZPopulation: 6,52579CA+BBCBA
40Mesa, AZPopulation: 443,87579BA+CBC+BA
41Sahuarita, AZPopulation: 24,64379FBA+ABBA
42Clacks Canyon, AZPopulation: 17179FAB+ABAB+
43Sedona, AZPopulation: 10,13179A+D+AAC+AF
44Phoenix, AZPopulation: 1,462,36879A+A+FC+C+BA
45Black Canyon City, AZPopulation: 2,14879DA+A+B+CC+A
46Williams, AZPopulation: 3,01479BA+ABCBC
47Sun City West, AZPopulation: 25,31479D+A+C+ACBA
48Pinion Pines, AZPopulation: 28478FDA+B+A+AB+
49Tanque Verde, AZPopulation: 16,87178FD+A+A+B+AA
50Thatcher, AZPopulation: 4,80078FA+AB+BBA
51Cienega Springs, AZPopulation: 2,14578FA+A+BCC+A
52Huachuca City, AZPopulation: 2,06878DA+A+BCCA
53Red Rock, AZPopulation: 1,45578FAA+AC+CA
54Gold Canyon, AZPopulation: 10,23278FC+A+ABB+A
55Joseph City, AZPopulation: 1,19078FA+A+AC+CC+
56Marana, AZPopulation: 34,52078FBB+ABBA
57Green Valley, AZPopulation: 22,05078DAC+ACBA
58Mountainaire, AZPopulation: 1,23978FC+A+ABB+C
59Kearny, AZPopulation: 2,20978FA+A+AC+CA
60Flagstaff, AZPopulation: 65,66078A+BDB+C+B+C
61Lake of the Woods, AZPopulation: 4,76278BA+B+BCBC
62Florence, AZPopulation: 25,86678CA+A+FCCA
63Pinetop Country Club, AZPopulation: 2,19577FC+A+A+BB+C
64Deer Creek, AZPopulation: 15977AADC+CBA
65Fort Valley, AZPopulation: 1,02777FDA+AB+AC
66Tombstone, AZPopulation: 1,40177CA+A+C+FD+A
67Yuma, AZPopulation: 93,83177AA+D+CCC+A
68Eagar, AZPopulation: 4,86877DA+AB+C+BB
69Icehouse Canyon, AZPopulation: 70677C+A+D+B+D+BA
70Whetstone, AZPopulation: 2,91477FA+A+BC+CA
71Pine Lake, AZPopulation: 8577CDBA+C+AB+
72Apache Junction, AZPopulation: 35,66377BA+C+C+CD+A
73Sun Lakes, AZPopulation: 13,86877FCAAC+B+A
74Kohls Ranch, AZPopulation: 3877FDA+A+C+AC+
75Arivaca Junction, AZPopulation: 1,07277FA+A+CCCA
76New River, AZPopulation: 13,02477FCA+AB+AA
77Willow Valley, AZPopulation: 1,72777DA+A+CD+C+A
78Golden Shores, AZPopulation: 1,87577DA+A+BDCA
79Prescott, AZPopulation: 39,91677D+AC+ACB+B
80Payson, AZPopulation: 15,20577AABBCBF
81El Mirage, AZPopulation: 31,00177C+A+BCC+CA
82Safford, AZPopulation: 9,54976BA+DC+CC+A
83Buckeye, AZPopulation: 50,11576FA+AC+BC+A
84Casa Grande, AZPopulation: 47,67576AA+FBCCA
85Mohave Valley, AZPopulation: 2,70576FA+A+BBCA
86Glendale, AZPopulation: 229,33176AA+FBC+BA
87Patagonia, AZPopulation: 60376CA+CBCC+A
88Congress, AZPopulation: 1,40076FA+A+BCCB
89Nogales, AZPopulation: 20,85876B+A+AFDCA
90East Globe, AZPopulation: 9076ADC+A+D+CA
91Vail, AZPopulation: 9,81676FC+B+AB+B+A
92Dewey-Humboldt, AZPopulation: 3,91076FA+A+B+CBB
93Mescal, AZPopulation: 1,54976FA+A+BC+CA
94San Tan Valley, AZPopulation: 77,46576BA+FB+BCA
95Cactus Flats, AZPopulation: 1,20876FA+A+C+CCA
96Desert Hills, AZPopulation: 2,48676FA+A+D+CC+A
97Kachina Village, AZPopulation: 2,68476FAA+B+C+BC
98Linden, AZPopulation: 2,79876FB+A+AC+BC
99Pine, AZPopulation: 1,66076DBA+AC+B+F
100Camp Verde, AZPopulation: 10,91576B+A+ABCC+F
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