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 18,885,152 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: 8697A+A+A+B+A+A+A+
2Jupiter Island, FLPopulation: 52389FA+A+A+A+A+A+
3South Beach, FLPopulation: 3,91188A+FA+A+AA+A+
4Windsor, FLPopulation: 15388FA+B+A+A+A+A+
5Belleair Shore, FLPopulation: 6588D+A+B+AA+A+A+
6Orchid, FLPopulation: 40087FA+B+A+A+A+A+
7Wallace, FLPopulation: 1,60987A+B+AAB+BA
8Palm Beach, FLPopulation: 8,49987A+FAA+AA+A+
9Gulf Stream, FLPopulation: 87687AFA+A+A+A+A
10Jupiter Inlet Colony, FLPopulation: 32987A+FA+A+B+A+A+
11Lazy Lake, FLPopulation: 2486A+FB+A+A+A+A+
12Gotha, FLPopulation: 1,71086C+B+A+AB+AA+
13Highland Beach, FLPopulation: 3,58286A+FA+AAA+A
14Key Biscayne, FLPopulation: 12,38585A+FAA+A+A+A+
15Sea Ranch Lakes, FLPopulation: 86285A+FB+A+AA+A+
16Glen Ridge, FLPopulation: 19185AA+C+ABAA+
17Niceville, FLPopulation: 12,97785A+AAB+BBA
18Feather Sound, FLPopulation: 3,28085ADA+A+B+B+A+
19Hillsboro Pines, FLPopulation: 25485A+A+CB+BB+A
20Celebration, FLPopulation: 7,58685A+FB+A+B+AA+
21Parkland, FLPopulation: 24,05085AFA+AA+A+A+
22Valparaiso, FLPopulation: 5,11385AAAAC+BA
23Biscayne Park, FLPopulation: 3,09884A+DA+ABAA+
24Tierra Verde, FLPopulation: 3,26984B+FA+A+AAA+
25Marco Island, FLPopulation: 16,57084AFA+AB+A+A+
26Doctor Phillips, FLPopulation: 11,26384A+DB+AB+AA+
27Naples, FLPopulation: 19,93384A+FBAB+A+A+
28Gulf Breeze, FLPopulation: 5,85984AD+AAB+B+A+
29Golf, FLPopulation: 29184C+FB+A+A+A+A
30Heathrow, FLPopulation: 6,19584B+FAA+AAA+
31Pretty Bayou, FLPopulation: 3,03584B+B+AB+BBA+
32Maitland, FLPopulation: 15,91384A+DBA+BAA+
33Bal Harbour, FLPopulation: 2,58283AFA+ABA+A+
34Sawgrass, FLPopulation: 5,00783B+FAA+B+AA+
35Harbor Bluffs, FLPopulation: 2,78083BDA+A+B+AA+
36Lighthouse Point, FLPopulation: 10,47183A+DB+AB+AA+
37Coral Gables, FLPopulation: 47,28583A+FC+AB+A+A+
38Surfside, FLPopulation: 5,74883A+FB+ABAA+
39Port Orange, FLPopulation: 56,24283A+AB+B+C+BA+
40North Palm Beach, FLPopulation: 12,11483A+D+AABB+A+
41Oviedo, FLPopulation: 33,72683AD+B+AB+B+A+
42Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores, FLPopulation: 36083BCB+A+BB+A+
43Bay Pines, FLPopulation: 3,05183AA+BAC+C+A+
44Melbourne Village, FLPopulation: 67283A+D+AABBA+
45Indian Harbour Beach, FLPopulation: 8,26783A+D+AAC+BA+
46Boca Raton, FLPopulation: 85,73883A+FBABAA
47Bay Harbor Islands, FLPopulation: 5,66283A+DAB+BB+A+
48Tequesta, FLPopulation: 5,66783A+DAABB+A+
49McGregor, FLPopulation: 7,82983AD+B+ABB+A+
50Lake Butler, FLPopulation: 15,96183C+FB+A+A+A+A+
51Greenbriar, FLPopulation: 2,33083A+AB+BCC+A+
52South Palm Beach, FLPopulation: 1,05583B+DA+A+C+B+A+
53Safety Harbor, FLPopulation: 16,90383ACB+ABBA+
54Golden Beach, FLPopulation: 80583B+FAAA+A+A+
55Black Diamond, FLPopulation: 72883DA+B+B+B+AA+
56Lake Mary, FLPopulation: 13,91783ADB+AB+B+A+
57Shalimar, FLPopulation: 63583C+D+A+AB+AA
58Cape Coral, FLPopulation: 155,40583A+BB+B+C+C+A+
59Oriole Beach, FLPopulation: 1,56283BB+AACBA+
60Belleair, FLPopulation: 3,88183B+DAABAA+
61Cooper City, FLPopulation: 29,58083ADB+AB+AA+
62Coral Springs, FLPopulation: 122,21983A+DBABB+A+
63Horizon West, FLPopulation: 12,11182A+DBAB+B+A+
64Verona Walk, FLPopulation: 1,89382B+DA+ABB+A+
65Destin, FLPopulation: 12,42582A+D+BB+BB+A+
66Key Vista, FLPopulation: 1,69382D+A+AABBA+
67Pinecrest, FLPopulation: 18,46482BFBAAA+A+
68Dunedin, FLPopulation: 35,33982A+B+BB+C+BA+
69Edgewood, FLPopulation: 2,51982C+CAA+BB+A+
70South Pasadena, FLPopulation: 4,98082A+BB+AD+BA+
71Indialantic, FLPopulation: 2,74582ADB+ABB+A+
72Jupiter, FLPopulation: 55,13382A+DBABB+A+
73Venice, FLPopulation: 20,80382A+C+BACBA+
74Mary Esther, FLPopulation: 3,93382B+BB+ABBA
75Miramar Beach, FLPopulation: 6,13682AD+AABAA+
76Hillsboro Beach, FLPopulation: 1,63082C+DA+A+BAA+
77St. Leo, FLPopulation: 1,11482DDA+A+A+AA+
78Altamonte Springs, FLPopulation: 41,76182A+ACAC+BA+
79North Redington Beach, FLPopulation: 1,40882BFAABA+A+
80Westchase, FLPopulation: 22,20882BDB+A+AB+A+
81Punta Gorda, FLPopulation: 16,68582ADB+ABAA+
82South Sarasota, FLPopulation: 4,44882A+DAACB+A+
83San Antonio, FLPopulation: 1,14082CB+AAB+BA+
84Palmetto Bay, FLPopulation: 23,65082AFBAAAA+
85Windermere, FLPopulation: 2,50382DFA+A+AA+A+
86Manalapan, FLPopulation: 31782B+FDA+A+A+A+
87Fish Hawk, FLPopulation: 14,48582BDBA+AB+A+
88Whitfield, FLPopulation: 2,86882B+CAABBA+
89Temple Terrace, FLPopulation: 24,70582A+BC+AC+BA+
90Winter Springs, FLPopulation: 33,33182B+CAABBA+
91Woodlawn Beach, FLPopulation: 1,82982CBAA+B+BA
92Fort Myers Beach, FLPopulation: 6,43882ADAA+C+AA+
93Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FLPopulation: 6,11182A+FBAC+AA+
94Sunny Isles Beach, FLPopulation: 20,73982A+DBACB+A+
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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