Best Places To Live In Arizona 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score86
  • Carefree, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,445
84
  • Paradise Valley, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,243
83
  • Cave Creek, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,014
83
  • Tubac, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,256
82
  • Gilbert, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 223,131
82
  • Oro Valley, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 41,493
81
  • Tombstone, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,674
81
  • Litchfield Park, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,122
81
  • Scottsdale, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 223,519
80
  • Snowflake, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,595
80
  • Fountain Hills, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 23,051
80
  • Surprise, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 121,648
80
  • Bagdad, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,932
80
  • Queen Creek, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 28,529
79
  • Chandler, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 245,231
79
  • Thatcher, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,894
79
  • Sonoita, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 837
79
  • Peoria, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 160,231
79
  • St. David, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,837
79
  • Maricopa, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 45,388
78
  • Moenkopi, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,091
78
  • Goodyear, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 70,148
78
  • Whetstone, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,871
78
  • Prescott, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 40,130
78
  • Morenci, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,550
78
  • Congress, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,138
78
  • Sierra Vista, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 45,365
77
  • Prescott Valley, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 39,575
77
  • Buckeye, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 54,927
77
  • Dewey-Humboldt, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,913
77
  • Corona de Tucson, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,172
77
  • Kearny, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,394
77
  • Patagonia, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 697
76
  • Anthem, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 23,995
76
  • Sun City West, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 24,066
76
  • Eagar, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,935
76
  • Catalina Foothills, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 50,643
76
  • Wickenburg, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,629
76
  • Mesa, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 452,091
76
  • Rio Verde, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,102
76
  • Centennial Park, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,315
76
  • Bisbee, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,475
75
  • Vail, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,764
75
  • Tanque Verde, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 16,411
75
  • Saddlebrooke, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,392
75
  • Gold Canyon, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,392
75
  • Elgin, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 198
75
  • Rincon Valley, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,784
75
  • Summerhaven, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 141
75
  • Sahuarita, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 26,441
AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in Arizona for 2016 using our Livability Score. The Livability Score for each city in Arizona is calculated out of 100 from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. Arizona has a population of 6,561,516 and a population density of 57.5 people per square mile. The capital city is Phoenix and the largest city in Arizona is Phoenix. To filter the results, use the dropdown options to sort by population or category.