Best Places To Live In Arizona 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score83
  • Paradise Valley, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,243
82
  • Cave Creek, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,014
82
  • Carefree, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,445
81
  • Gilbert, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 223,131
81
  • Tombstone, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,674
81
  • Litchfield Park, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,122
81
  • Scottsdale, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 223,519
80
  • Oro Valley, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 41,493
80
  • Surprise, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 121,648
80
  • Fountain Hills, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 23,051
80
  • Queen Creek, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 28,529
80
  • Tubac, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,256
80
  • Bagdad, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,932
79
  • Thatcher, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,894
79
  • Chandler, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 245,231
79
  • Peoria, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 160,231
78
  • Congress, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,138
78
  • Morenci, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,550
78
  • Prescott Valley, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 39,575
78
  • Snowflake, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,595
78
  • Prescott, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 40,130
78
  • Dewey-Humboldt, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,913
77
  • Corona de Tucson, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,172
77
  • Moenkopi, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,091
77
  • Whetstone, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,871
77
  • Buckeye, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 54,927
77
  • Anthem, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 23,995
77
  • Sonoita, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 837
77
  • St. David, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,837
77
  • Wickenburg, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,629
77
  • Sierra Vista, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 45,365
76
  • Bisbee, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,475
76
  • Eagar, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,935
76
  • Centennial Park, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,315
76
  • Vail, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,764
76
  • Elgin, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 198
76
  • Mesa, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 452,091
76
  • Green Valley, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 22,519
76
  • Cottonwood, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 185
76
  • Benson, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,075
76
  • Parks, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,456
76
  • Goodyear, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 70,148
76
  • Sahuarita, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 26,441
75
  • Lake Havasu City, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 52,827
75
  • Central Heights-Midland City, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,857
75
  • Sun City West, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 24,066
75
  • Clarkdale, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,101
75
  • Lake of the Woods, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,970
75
  • East Globe, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 137
75
  • Pima, AZ
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,270
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.