Best Places To Live In Arizona 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score84
  • Gilbert, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 208,850
84
  • Scottsdale, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 219,867
84
  • Carefree, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,391
83
  • Cave Creek, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,041
83
  • Fountain Hills, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 22,678
83
  • Paradise Valley, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,025
83
  • Litchfield Park, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,173
83
  • Peoria, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 154,566
83
  • Tubac, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,011
82
  • Chandler, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 237,456
82
  • Oro Valley, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 40,857
82
  • Surprise, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 115,007
82
  • Thatcher, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,800
82
  • Valle Vista, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,243
82
  • Buckeye, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 50,115
81
  • Queen Creek, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 25,849
81
  • Anthem, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 23,125
81
  • Mesa, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 443,875
81
  • Tempe, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 164,139
80
  • Wickenburg, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,525
80
  • East Globe, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 90
80
  • Phoenix, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,462,368
80
  • Pima, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,860
80
  • Sierra Vista, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 44,774
80
  • Lake Havasu City, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 52,696
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.