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: 8689A+FA+B+A+A+A+
2South Beach, FLPopulation: 3,91188A+FA+A+AA+A+
3Palm Beach, FLPopulation: 8,49987A+FAA+AA+A+
4Gulf Stream, FLPopulation: 87687AFA+A+A+A+A
5Jupiter Inlet Colony, FLPopulation: 32987A+FA+A+B+A+A+
6Lazy Lake, FLPopulation: 2486A+FB+A+A+A+A+
7Highland Beach, FLPopulation: 3,58286A+FA+AAA+A
8Key Biscayne, FLPopulation: 12,38585A+FAA+A+A+A+
9Sea Ranch Lakes, FLPopulation: 86285A+FB+A+AA+A+
10Niceville, FLPopulation: 12,97785A+AAB+BBA
11Feather Sound, FLPopulation: 3,28085ADA+A+B+B+A+
12Celebration, FLPopulation: 7,58685A+FB+A+B+AA+
13Valparaiso, FLPopulation: 5,11385AAAAC+BA
14Parkland, FLPopulation: 24,05085AFA+AA+A+A+
15Biscayne Park, FLPopulation: 3,09884A+DA+ABAA+
16Wallace, FLPopulation: 1,60984A+D+AAB+BA
17Tierra Verde, FLPopulation: 3,26984B+FA+A+AAA+
18Marco Island, FLPopulation: 16,57084AFA+AB+A+A+
19Doctor Phillips, FLPopulation: 11,26384A+DB+AB+AA+
20Naples, FLPopulation: 19,93384A+FBAB+A+A+
21Pretty Bayou, FLPopulation: 3,03584B+B+AB+BBA+
22Gulf Breeze, FLPopulation: 5,85984AD+AAB+B+A+
23Rockledge, FLPopulation: 25,00084A+B+BABC+A+
24Golf, FLPopulation: 29184C+FB+A+A+A+A
25Heathrow, FLPopulation: 6,19584B+FAA+AAA+
26Maitland, FLPopulation: 15,91383A+DBA+BAA+
27Sawgrass, FLPopulation: 5,00783B+FAA+B+AA+
28Harbor Bluffs, FLPopulation: 2,78083BDA+A+B+AA+
29Bal Harbour, FLPopulation: 2,58283AFA+ABA+A+
30Lighthouse Point, FLPopulation: 10,47183A+DB+AB+AA+
31Coral Gables, FLPopulation: 47,28583A+FC+AB+A+A+
32North Palm Beach, FLPopulation: 12,11483A+D+AABB+A+
33Surfside, FLPopulation: 5,74883A+FB+ABAA+
34Bay Pines, FLPopulation: 3,05183AA+BAC+C+A+
35Oviedo, FLPopulation: 33,72683AD+B+AB+B+A+
36Melbourne Village, FLPopulation: 67283A+D+AABBA+
37Indian Harbour Beach, FLPopulation: 8,26783A+D+AAC+BA+
38Boca Raton, FLPopulation: 85,73883A+FBABAA
39Greenbriar, FLPopulation: 2,33083A+AB+BCC+A+
40Safety Harbor, FLPopulation: 16,90383ACB+ABBA+
41Tequesta, FLPopulation: 5,66783A+DAABB+A+
42Lake Butler, FLPopulation: 15,96183C+FB+A+A+A+A+
43Bay Harbor Islands, FLPopulation: 5,66283A+DAB+BB+A+
44South Pasadena, FLPopulation: 4,98083A+BB+AD+BA+
45South Palm Beach, FLPopulation: 1,05583B+DA+A+C+B+A+
46McGregor, FLPopulation: 7,82983AD+B+ABB+A+
47Golden Beach, FLPopulation: 80583B+FAAA+A+A+
48Belleair, FLPopulation: 3,88183B+DAABAA+
49Oriole Beach, FLPopulation: 1,56283BB+AACBA+
50Lake Mary, FLPopulation: 13,91783ADB+AB+B+A+
51Dunedin, FLPopulation: 35,33983A+B+BB+C+BA+
52Coral Springs, FLPopulation: 122,21983A+DBABB+A+
53Cooper City, FLPopulation: 29,58083ADB+AB+AA+
54Verona Walk, FLPopulation: 1,89382B+DA+ABB+A+
55Destin, FLPopulation: 12,42582A+CBB+BB+A+
56Pinecrest, FLPopulation: 18,46482BFBAAA+A+
57San Antonio, FLPopulation: 1,14082CB+AAB+BA+
58Temple Terrace, FLPopulation: 24,70582A+B+C+AC+BA+
59Indialantic, FLPopulation: 2,74582ADB+ABB+A+
60Jupiter, FLPopulation: 55,13382A+DBABB+A+
61Cape Coral, FLPopulation: 155,40582A+C+B+B+C+C+A+
62Horizon West, FLPopulation: 12,11182A+DBAB+B+A+
63Miramar Beach, FLPopulation: 6,13682AD+AABAA+
64Gotha, FLPopulation: 1,71082C+DA+AB+AA+
65St. Leo, FLPopulation: 1,11482DDA+A+A+AA+
66Hillsboro Beach, FLPopulation: 1,63082C+DA+A+BAA+
67Shalimar, FLPopulation: 63582C+DA+AB+AA
68Mary Esther, FLPopulation: 3,93382B+BB+ABBA
69Westchase, FLPopulation: 22,20882BDB+A+AB+A+
70Edgewood, FLPopulation: 2,51982C+D+AA+BB+A+
71North Redington Beach, FLPopulation: 1,40882BFAABA+A+
72Fish Hawk, FLPopulation: 14,48582BDBA+AB+A+
73Windermere, FLPopulation: 2,50382DFA+A+AA+A+
74Palmetto Bay, FLPopulation: 23,65082AFBAAAA+
75Manalapan, FLPopulation: 31782B+FDA+A+A+A+
76Crystal River, FLPopulation: 3,13482A+ABBD+C+A+
77Altamonte Springs, FLPopulation: 41,76182A+B+CAC+BA+
78South Sarasota, FLPopulation: 4,44882A+DAACB+A+
79Punta Gorda, FLPopulation: 16,68582ADB+ABAA+
80Woodlawn Beach, FLPopulation: 1,82982CBAA+B+BA
81Fort Myers Beach, FLPopulation: 6,43882ADAA+C+AA+
82Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FLPopulation: 6,11182A+FBAC+AA+
83Merritt Island, FLPopulation: 34,75282A+BD+B+BBA+
84Winter Springs, FLPopulation: 33,33182B+CAABBA+
85Longboat Key, FLPopulation: 6,61282CFA+A+AA+A+
86Sunny Isles Beach, FLPopulation: 20,73982A+DBACB+A+
87Indian Rocks Beach, FLPopulation: 4,13782A+FBABAA+
88Anna Maria, FLPopulation: 1,38782C+FA+A+C+AA+
89Palm Valley, FLPopulation: 20,33382BFB+A+B+AA+
90Whitfield, FLPopulation: 2,86882B+D+AABBA+
91Venice, FLPopulation: 20,80382A+CBACBA+
92Apalachicola, FLPopulation: 1,98782AA+AC+DC+A+
93Miami Lakes, FLPopulation: 29,32982A+DB+B+BAA+
94Big Pine Key, FLPopulation: 3,77782B+DA+B+BAA
95Neptune Beach, FLPopulation: 6,88682A+DC+ABAA+
96Port Orange, FLPopulation: 56,24282A+BB+B+C+BA+
97Key Colony Beach, FLPopulation: 56582BFA+ABA+A
98Indian River Shores, FLPopulation: 3,91182FFA+A+A+A+A+
99Haverhill, FLPopulation: 1,88782A+BB+BC+BA+
100Oldsmar, FLPopulation: 13,56581A+B+C+B+C+BA+
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