Best Places to Live in Florida

AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in Florida by using a Livability Score out of 100. The Livability Score for each city in Florida is calculated from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. Florida has a population of 19,552,860 and a population density of 293.6. The capital city is Tallahassee and the largest city in Florida is Jacksonville. To filter the results, 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
1Indian Creek, FLPopulation: 8692A+D+A+B+A+A+A+
2Wallace, FLPopulation: 1,60988A+AAAB+BA
3South Beach, FLPopulation: 3,91188A+FA+A+AA+A+
4Gotha, FLPopulation: 1,71087C+AA+AB+AA+
5Belleair Shore, FLPopulation: 6587D+A+B+AA+A+A+
6Palm Beach, FLPopulation: 8,49987A+FAA+AA+A+
7Gulf Stream, FLPopulation: 87687AFA+A+A+A+A
8Jupiter Island, FLPopulation: 52387FC+A+A+A+A+A+
9Jupiter Inlet Colony, FLPopulation: 32987A+FA+A+B+A+A+
10Lazy Lake, FLPopulation: 2486A+FB+A+A+A+A+
11Windsor, FLPopulation: 15386FB+B+A+A+A+A+
12Highland Beach, FLPopulation: 3,58286A+FA+AAA+A
13Key Biscayne, FLPopulation: 12,38585A+FAA+A+A+A+
14Sea Ranch Lakes, FLPopulation: 86285A+FB+A+AA+A+
15Niceville, FLPopulation: 12,97785A+AAB+BBA
16Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores, FLPopulation: 36085BB+B+A+BB+A+
17Feather Sound, FLPopulation: 3,28085ADA+A+B+B+A+
18Celebration, FLPopulation: 7,58685A+FB+A+B+AA+
19Parkland, FLPopulation: 24,05085AFA+AA+A+A+
20Valparaiso, FLPopulation: 5,11385AAAAC+BA
21Biscayne Park, FLPopulation: 3,09885A+DA+ABAA+
22Orchid, FLPopulation: 40084FC+B+A+A+A+A+
23Tierra Verde, FLPopulation: 3,26984B+FA+A+AAA+
24Marco Island, FLPopulation: 16,57084AFA+AB+A+A+
25Naples, FLPopulation: 19,93384A+FBAB+A+A+
26Doctor Phillips, FLPopulation: 11,26384A+DB+AB+AA+
27Golf, FLPopulation: 29184C+FB+A+A+A+A
28Gulf Breeze, FLPopulation: 5,85984AD+AAB+B+A+
29Heathrow, FLPopulation: 6,19584B+FAA+AAA+
30Pretty Bayou, FLPopulation: 3,03584B+B+AB+BBA+
31Maitland, FLPopulation: 15,91384A+DBA+BAA+
32Bal Harbour, FLPopulation: 2,58283AFA+ABA+A+
33Sawgrass, FLPopulation: 5,00783B+FAA+B+AA+
34Harbor Bluffs, FLPopulation: 2,78083BDA+A+B+AA+
35Lighthouse Point, FLPopulation: 10,47183A+DB+AB+AA+
36Coral Gables, FLPopulation: 47,28583A+FC+AB+A+A+
37Surfside, FLPopulation: 5,74883A+FB+ABAA+
38Port Orange, FLPopulation: 56,24283A+AB+B+C+BA+
39North Palm Beach, FLPopulation: 12,11483A+D+AABB+A+
40Oviedo, FLPopulation: 33,72683AD+B+AB+B+A+
41Pine Island, FLPopulation: 7583FB+B+A+B+A+A+
42Melbourne Village, FLPopulation: 67283A+D+AABBA+
43Bay Pines, FLPopulation: 3,05183AA+BAC+C+A+
44Indian Harbour Beach, FLPopulation: 8,26783A+D+AAC+BA+
45Boca Raton, FLPopulation: 85,73883A+FBABAA
46Bay Harbor Islands, FLPopulation: 5,66283A+DAB+BB+A+
47Tequesta, FLPopulation: 5,66783A+DAABB+A+
48McGregor, FLPopulation: 7,82983AD+B+ABB+A+
49Greenbriar, FLPopulation: 2,33083A+AB+BCC+A+
50Lake Butler, FLPopulation: 15,96183C+FB+A+A+A+A+
51South Palm Beach, FLPopulation: 1,05583B+DA+A+C+B+A+
52Safety Harbor, FLPopulation: 16,90383ACB+ABBA+
53Shalimar, FLPopulation: 63583C+D+A+AB+AA
54Golden Beach, FLPopulation: 80583B+FAAA+A+A+
55Oriole Beach, FLPopulation: 1,56283BB+AACBA+
56Cape Coral, FLPopulation: 155,40583A+BB+B+C+C+A+
57Lake Mary, FLPopulation: 13,91783ADB+AB+B+A+
58Coral Springs, FLPopulation: 122,21983A+DBABB+A+
59Cooper City, FLPopulation: 29,58082ADB+AB+AA+
60Belleair, FLPopulation: 3,88182B+DAABAA+
61Horizon West, FLPopulation: 12,11182A+DBAB+B+A+
62Destin, FLPopulation: 12,42582A+D+BB+BB+A+
63Verona Walk, FLPopulation: 1,89382B+DA+ABB+A+
64Pinecrest, FLPopulation: 18,46482BFBAAA+A+
65Edgewood, FLPopulation: 2,51982C+CAA+BB+A+
66South Pasadena, FLPopulation: 4,98082A+BB+AD+BA+
67Dunedin, FLPopulation: 35,33982A+B+BB+C+BA+
68Jupiter, FLPopulation: 55,13382A+DBABB+A+
69Venice, FLPopulation: 20,80382A+C+BACBA+
70Indialantic, FLPopulation: 2,74582ADB+ABB+A+
71Miramar Beach, FLPopulation: 6,13682AD+AABAA+
72Mary Esther, FLPopulation: 3,93382B+BB+ABBA
73Hillsboro Beach, FLPopulation: 1,63082C+DA+A+BAA+
74Altamonte Springs, FLPopulation: 41,76182A+ACAC+BA+
75St. Leo, FLPopulation: 1,11482DDA+A+A+AA+
76Lake Mary Jane, FLPopulation: 1,42482FAA+A+BB+A+
77Punta Gorda, FLPopulation: 16,68582ADB+ABAA+
78North Redington Beach, FLPopulation: 1,40882BFAABA+A+
79Westchase, FLPopulation: 22,20882BDB+A+AB+A+
80San Antonio, FLPopulation: 1,14082CB+AAB+BA+
81South Sarasota, FLPopulation: 4,44882A+DAACB+A+
82Key Vista, FLPopulation: 1,69382D+A+B+ABBA+
83Palmetto Bay, FLPopulation: 23,65082AFBAAAA+
84Windermere, FLPopulation: 2,50382DFA+A+AA+A+
85Fish Hawk, FLPopulation: 14,48582BDBA+AB+A+
86Whitfield, FLPopulation: 2,86882B+CAABBA+
87Manalapan, FLPopulation: 31782B+FDA+A+A+A+
88Temple Terrace, FLPopulation: 24,70582A+BC+AC+BA+
89Winter Springs, FLPopulation: 33,33182B+CAABBA+
90Fort Myers Beach, FLPopulation: 6,43882ADAA+C+AA+
91Woodlawn Beach, FLPopulation: 1,82982CBAA+B+BA
92Yalaha, FLPopulation: 1,18482FAA+B+BB+A+
93Sunny Isles Beach, FLPopulation: 20,73982A+DBACB+A+
94Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FLPopulation: 6,11182A+FBAC+AA+
95Longboat Key, FLPopulation: 6,61282CFA+A+AA+A+
96Anna Maria, FLPopulation: 1,38782C+FA+A+C+AA+
97Indian Rocks Beach, FLPopulation: 4,13782A+FBABAA+
98Miami Lakes, FLPopulation: 29,32982A+DB+B+BAA+
99Big Pine Key, FLPopulation: 3,77782B+DA+B+BAA
100Palm Valley, FLPopulation: 20,33382BFB+A+B+AA+
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