Best Places To Live In Arizona 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score85
  • Carefree, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,391
85
  • Gilbert, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 208,850
84
  • Cave Creek, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,041
84
  • Paradise Valley, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,025
84
  • Tubac, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,011
83
  • Litchfield Park, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,173
83
  • Fountain Hills, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 22,678
83
  • Chandler, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 237,456
82
  • Oro Valley, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 40,857
82
  • Queen Creek, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 25,849
82
  • Thatcher, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,800
81
  • Tempe, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 164,139
80
  • Rio Verde, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,788
80
  • Wickenburg, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,525
80
  • Pima, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,860
80
  • Maricopa, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 41,626
80
  • Oracle, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,829
79
  • Glendale, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 229,331
79
  • Lake Havasu City, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 52,696
79
  • Sierra Vista, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 44,774
79
  • Anthem, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 23,125
79
  • Sun City West, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 25,314
79
  • Kearny, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,209
79
  • Gold Canyon, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,232
79
  • Kingman, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 28,125
79
  • Eagar, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,868
79
  • Prescott, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 39,916
79
  • Prescott Valley, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 38,568
79
  • Green Valley, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 22,050
79
  • Corona de Tucson, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,433
78
  • Rincon Valley, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,683
78
  • Morenci, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,061
78
  • Catalina Foothills, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 51,319
78
  • Bisbee, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,591
78
  • Tanque Verde, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 16,871
78
  • Florence, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 25,866
78
  • Safford, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,549
78
  • Black Canyon City, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,148
78
  • Mesa, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 443,875
78
  • Sedona, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,131
78
  • Village of Oak Creek (Big Park), AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,348
78
  • Catalina, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,932
78
  • El Mirage, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 31,001
78
  • Wagon Wheel, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,557
78
  • Casa Grande, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 47,675
78
  • Phoenix, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,462,368
78
  • New River, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,024
78
  • Page, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,273
78
  • Sonoita, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 797
78
  • Whetstone, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,914
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 6,410,979 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.