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.
Best cities in
United States of America
Population minimum
Population maximum
Sorted by
Rank City Livability Ame­nities Cost of Living Crime Edu­cation Emp­loyment Housing Weather
1Indian Creek, FLPopulation: 8692A+D+A+B+A+A+A+
2Wallace, FLPopulation: 1,60990A+AA+AB+BA
3South Beach, FLPopulation: 3,91190A+FA+A+AA+A+
4Belleair Shore, FLPopulation: 6589D+A+A+AA+A+A+
5Palm Beach, FLPopulation: 8,49989A+FA+A+AA+A+
6Gotha, FLPopulation: 1,71089C+AA+AB+AA+
7Lazy Lake, FLPopulation: 2488A+FA+A+A+A+A+
8Jupiter Island, FLPopulation: 52388FC+A+A+A+A+A+
9Gulf Stream, FLPopulation: 87688AFA+A+A+A+A
10Windsor, FLPopulation: 15388FB+A+A+A+A+A+
11Sea Ranch Lakes, FLPopulation: 86287A+FA+A+AA+A+
12Niceville, FLPopulation: 12,97787A+AA+B+BBA
13Jupiter Inlet Colony, FLPopulation: 32987A+FA+A+B+A+A+
14Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores, FLPopulation: 36087BB+A+A+BB+A+
15Highland Beach, FLPopulation: 3,58287A+FA+AAA+A
16Key Biscayne, FLPopulation: 12,38587A+FA+A+A+A+A+
17Celebration, FLPopulation: 7,58687A+FA+A+B+AA+
18Orchid, FLPopulation: 40087FC+A+A+A+A+A+
19Feather Sound, FLPopulation: 3,28086ADA+A+B+B+A+
20Valparaiso, FLPopulation: 5,11386AAA+AC+BA
21Parkland, FLPopulation: 24,05086AFA+AA+A+A+
22Biscayne Park, FLPopulation: 3,09886A+DA+ABAA+
23Doctor Phillips, FLPopulation: 11,26386A+DA+AB+AA+
24Golf, FLPopulation: 29186C+FA+A+A+A+A
25Gulf Breeze, FLPopulation: 5,85986AD+A+AB+B+A+
26Tierra Verde, FLPopulation: 3,26986B+FA+A+AAA+
27Heathrow, FLPopulation: 6,19586B+FA+A+AAA+
28Pretty Bayou, FLPopulation: 3,03586B+B+A+B+BBA+
29North Palm Beach, FLPopulation: 12,11486A+D+A+ABB+A+
30Sawgrass, FLPopulation: 5,00785B+FA+A+B+AA+
31Tequesta, FLPopulation: 5,66785A+DA+ABB+A+
32Surfside, FLPopulation: 5,74885A+FA+ABAA+
33Oviedo, FLPopulation: 33,72685AD+A+AB+B+A+
34Marco Island, FLPopulation: 16,57085AFA+AB+A+A+
35Pine Island, FLPopulation: 7585FB+A+A+B+A+A+
36Golden Beach, FLPopulation: 80585B+FA+AA+A+A+
37Cooper City, FLPopulation: 29,58085ADA+AB+AA+
38Bal Harbour, FLPopulation: 2,58285AFA+ABA+A+
39McGregor, FLPopulation: 7,82985AD+A+ABB+A+
40Greenbriar, FLPopulation: 2,33085A+AA+BCC+A+
41Safety Harbor, FLPopulation: 16,90385ACA+ABBA+
42Naples, FLPopulation: 19,93385A+FB+AB+A+A+
43Lake Mary, FLPopulation: 13,91785ADA+AB+B+A+
44Lake Butler, FLPopulation: 15,96185C+FA+A+A+A+A+
45Harbor Bluffs, FLPopulation: 2,78085BDA+A+B+AA+
46Bay Pines, FLPopulation: 3,05185AA+AAC+C+A+
47Maitland, FLPopulation: 15,91385A+DAA+BAA+
48Bay Harbor Islands, FLPopulation: 5,66285A+DA+B+BB+A+
49Cape Coral, FLPopulation: 155,40585A+BA+B+C+C+A+
50Oriole Beach, FLPopulation: 1,56285BB+A+ACBA+
51Punta Gorda, FLPopulation: 16,68585ADA+ABAA+
52Lighthouse Point, FLPopulation: 10,47184A+DA+AB+AA+
53Destin, FLPopulation: 12,42584A+D+A+B+BB+A+
54Mary Esther, FLPopulation: 3,93384B+BA+ABBA
55Coral Springs, FLPopulation: 122,21984A+DAABB+A+
56Miramar Beach, FLPopulation: 6,13684AD+A+ABAA+
57South Sarasota, FLPopulation: 4,44884A+DA+ACB+A+
58Westchase, FLPopulation: 22,20884BDA+A+AB+A+
59Port Orange, FLPopulation: 56,24284A+AAB+C+BA+
60San Antonio, FLPopulation: 1,14084CB+A+AB+BA+
61Horizon West, FLPopulation: 12,11184A+DAAB+B+A+
62Indian Harbour Beach, FLPopulation: 8,26784A+D+A+AC+BA+
63Key Vista, FLPopulation: 1,69384D+A+A+ABBA+
64Indialantic, FLPopulation: 2,74584ADA+ABB+A+
65Fish Hawk, FLPopulation: 14,48584BDA+A+AB+A+
66North Redington Beach, FLPopulation: 1,40884BFA+ABA+A+
67Boca Raton, FLPopulation: 85,73884A+FB+ABAA
68Whitfield, FLPopulation: 2,86884B+CA+ABBA+
69Jupiter, FLPopulation: 55,13384A+DAABB+A+
70Woodlawn Beach, FLPopulation: 1,82984CBA+A+B+BA
71Winter Springs, FLPopulation: 33,33184B+CA+ABBA+
72Venice, FLPopulation: 20,80384A+C+AACBA+
73Fort Myers Beach, FLPopulation: 6,43884ADA+A+C+AA+
74Lake Mary Jane, FLPopulation: 1,42484FAA+A+BB+A+
75Belleair, FLPopulation: 3,88184B+DA+ABAA+
76Shalimar, FLPopulation: 63584C+D+A+AB+AA
77Edgewood, FLPopulation: 2,51984C+CA+A+BB+A+
78North Port, FLPopulation: 56,14884B+AA+B+C+C+A+
79Verona Walk, FLPopulation: 1,89384B+DA+ABB+A+
80St. Leo, FLPopulation: 1,11484DDA+A+A+AA+
81Palm Valley, FLPopulation: 20,33384BFA+A+B+AA+
82South Pasadena, FLPopulation: 4,98084A+BA+AD+BA+
83Dunedin, FLPopulation: 35,33984A+B+B+B+C+BA+
84Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FLPopulation: 6,11184A+FA+AC+AA+
85South Palm Beach, FLPopulation: 1,05584B+DA+A+C+B+A+
86Miami Lakes, FLPopulation: 29,32984A+DA+B+BAA+
87Longboat Key, FLPopulation: 6,61284CFA+A+AA+A+
88Crystal River, FLPopulation: 3,13484A+AA+BD+C+A+
89Apalachicola, FLPopulation: 1,98783AA+A+C+DC+A+
90Pelican Bay, FLPopulation: 5,65083CFA+A+AA+A+
91Haverhill, FLPopulation: 1,88783A+C+A+BC+BA+
92Windermere, FLPopulation: 2,50383DFA+A+AA+A+
93Siesta Key, FLPopulation: 6,43383BFA+AB+A+A+
94West DeLand, FLPopulation: 3,62783BAAB+BC+A+
95Estero, FLPopulation: 23,12483ADA+ABB+A+
96Sunny Isles Beach, FLPopulation: 20,73983A+DAACB+A+
97Rockledge, FLPopulation: 25,00083A+CAABC+A+
98Big Pine Key, FLPopulation: 3,77783B+DA+B+BAA
99Fruit Cove, FLPopulation: 29,16183BDA+A+AAA+
100Melbourne Village, FLPopulation: 67283A+D+AABBA+
Photos provided by Panoramio. Photos are under the copyright of their owners.