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: 1,60990A+AA+AB+BA
3South Beach, FLPopulation: 3,91190A+FA+A+AA+A+
4Belleair Shore, FLPopulation: 6589D+A+A+AA+A+A+
5Gotha, FLPopulation: 1,71089C+AA+AB+AA+
6Lazy Lake, FLPopulation: 2488A+FA+A+A+A+A+
7Palm Beach, FLPopulation: 8,49988A+FA+A+AA+A+
8Jupiter Island, FLPopulation: 52388FC+A+A+A+A+A+
9Sea Ranch Lakes, FLPopulation: 86288A+FA+A+AA+A+
10Windsor, FLPopulation: 15388FB+A+A+A+A+A+
11Niceville, FLPopulation: 12,97788A+AA+B+BBA
12Jupiter Inlet Colony, FLPopulation: 32987A+FA+A+B+A+A+
13Highland Beach, FLPopulation: 3,58287A+FA+AAA+A
14Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores, FLPopulation: 36087BB+A+A+BB+A+
15Celebration, FLPopulation: 7,58687A+FA+A+B+AA+
16Orchid, FLPopulation: 40086FC+A+A+A+A+A+
17Feather Sound, FLPopulation: 3,28086ADA+A+B+B+A+
18Key Biscayne, FLPopulation: 12,38586A+FA+A+A+A+A+
19Parkland, FLPopulation: 24,05086AFA+AA+A+A+
20Valparaiso, FLPopulation: 5,11386AAA+AC+BA
21Gulf Stream, FLPopulation: 87686AFAA+A+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
25Tierra Verde, FLPopulation: 3,26986B+FA+A+AAA+
26Heathrow, FLPopulation: 6,19586B+FA+A+AAA+
27Pretty Bayou, FLPopulation: 3,03586B+B+A+B+BBA+
28Sawgrass, FLPopulation: 5,00785B+FA+A+B+AA+
29Naples, FLPopulation: 19,93385A+FAAB+A+A+
30Marco Island, FLPopulation: 16,57085AFA+AB+A+A+
31Pine Island, FLPopulation: 7585FB+A+A+B+A+A+
32Golden Beach, FLPopulation: 80585B+FA+AA+A+A+
33Punta Gorda, FLPopulation: 16,68585ADA+ABAA+
34McGregor, FLPopulation: 7,82985AD+A+ABB+A+
35Harbor Bluffs, FLPopulation: 2,78085BDA+A+B+AA+
36Greenbriar, FLPopulation: 2,33085A+AA+BCC+A+
37Lake Butler, FLPopulation: 15,96185C+FA+A+A+A+A+
38Maitland, FLPopulation: 15,91385A+DAA+BAA+
39Bay Harbor Islands, FLPopulation: 5,66285A+DA+B+BB+A+
40Oriole Beach, FLPopulation: 1,56285BB+A+ACBA+
41Port Orange, FLPopulation: 56,24285A+AA+B+C+BA+
42Bay Pines, FLPopulation: 3,05185AA+AAC+C+A+
43North Palm Beach, FLPopulation: 12,11484A+D+A+ABB+A+
44Oviedo, FLPopulation: 33,72684AD+A+AB+B+A+
45Tequesta, FLPopulation: 5,66784A+DA+ABB+A+
46Mary Esther, FLPopulation: 3,93384B+BA+ABBA
47Miramar Beach, FLPopulation: 6,13684AD+A+ABAA+
48Destin, FLPopulation: 12,42584A+D+AB+BB+A+
49Gulf Breeze, FLPopulation: 5,85984AD+A+AB+B+A+
50Indian Harbour Beach, FLPopulation: 8,26784A+D+A+AC+BA+
51Sunny Isles Beach, FLPopulation: 20,73984A+DA+ACB+A+
52South Sarasota, FLPopulation: 4,44884A+DA+ACB+A+
53Westchase, FLPopulation: 22,20884BDA+A+AB+A+
54Winter Springs, FLPopulation: 33,33184B+CA+ABBA+
55Lake Mary, FLPopulation: 13,91784ADA+AB+B+A+
56San Antonio, FLPopulation: 1,14084CB+A+AB+BA+
57Cape Coral, FLPopulation: 155,40584A+BA+B+C+C+A+
58Key Vista, FLPopulation: 1,69384D+A+A+ABBA+
59Whitfield, FLPopulation: 2,86884B+CA+ABBA+
60Venice, FLPopulation: 20,80384A+C+A+ACBA+
61Horizon West, FLPopulation: 12,11184A+DB+AB+B+A+
62Coral Springs, FLPopulation: 122,21984A+DAABB+A+
63Lake Mary Jane, FLPopulation: 1,42484FAA+A+BB+A+
64Woodlawn Beach, FLPopulation: 1,82984CBA+A+B+BA
65Minneola, FLPopulation: 9,43484AAA+BCC+A+
66Fort Myers Beach, FLPopulation: 6,43884ADA+A+C+AA+
67Fish Hawk, FLPopulation: 14,48584BDA+A+AB+A+
68Jupiter, FLPopulation: 55,13384A+DAABB+A+
69Verona Walk, FLPopulation: 1,89384B+DA+ABB+A+
70St. Leo, FLPopulation: 1,11484DDA+A+A+AA+
71Palm Valley, FLPopulation: 20,33384BFA+A+B+AA+
72South Palm Beach, FLPopulation: 1,05584B+DA+A+C+B+A+
73Cooper City, FLPopulation: 29,58084ADAAB+AA+
74Safety Harbor, FLPopulation: 16,90383ACAABBA+
75Crystal River, FLPopulation: 3,13483A+AA+BD+C+A+
76Lighthouse Point, FLPopulation: 10,47183A+DAAB+AA+
77Boca Raton, FLPopulation: 85,73883A+FBABAA
78Pelican Bay, FLPopulation: 5,65083CFA+A+AA+A+
79Windermere, FLPopulation: 2,50383DFA+A+AA+A+
80Haverhill, FLPopulation: 1,88783A+C+A+BC+BA+
81Siesta Key, FLPopulation: 6,43383BFA+AB+A+A+
82Apalachicola, FLPopulation: 1,98783AA+A+C+DC+A+
83Estero, FLPopulation: 23,12483ADA+ABB+A+
84Big Pine Key, FLPopulation: 3,77783B+DA+B+BAA
85Longboat Key, FLPopulation: 6,61283CFA+A+AA+A+
86Hillsboro Beach, FLPopulation: 1,63083C+DA+A+BAA+
87Fruit Cove, FLPopulation: 29,16183BDA+A+AAA+
88Shalimar, FLPopulation: 63583C+D+A+AB+AA
89West DeLand, FLPopulation: 3,62783BAAB+BC+A+
90Virginia Gardens, FLPopulation: 2,40483A+D+A+BC+BA+
91Altamonte Springs, FLPopulation: 41,76183A+AC+AC+BA+
92Weeki Wachee, FLPopulation: 183BA+A+A+D+CA+
93South Patrick Shores, FLPopulation: 5,95383B+DA+ABB+A+
94Yalaha, FLPopulation: 1,18483FAA+B+BB+A+
95Groveland, FLPopulation: 8,67883BAA+BC+C+A+
96Bay Hill, FLPopulation: 5,46783D+FA+A+AAA+
97Anna Maria, FLPopulation: 1,38783C+FA+A+C+AA+
98Osprey, FLPopulation: 5,91583BDA+ABAA+
99Palm City, FLPopulation: 23,34183B+DA+ABB+A+
100Viera West, FLPopulation: 6,84983BDA+AB+B+A+
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