Best Places to Live in Louisiana

AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in Louisiana by using a Livability Score out of 100. The Livability Score for each city in Louisiana is calculated from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. Louisiana has a population of 4,529,605 and a population density of 88.7. The capital city is Baton Rouge and the largest city in Louisiana is New Orleans. 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
1Bayou Country Club, LAPopulation: 1,36687BBA+A+A+B+A+
2Westminster, LAPopulation: 3,08087AC+A+A+B+BA
3Elmwood, LAPopulation: 4,56584A+B+B+AC+BA+
4Lafourche Crossing, LAPopulation: 2,30183BA+AC+BBA+
5Oak Hills Place, LAPopulation: 7,95783BD+B+A+B+B+A
6Shenandoah, LAPopulation: 18,77482BCBAAB+A
7Abita Springs, LAPopulation: 2,71782BBAB+BBA
8River Ridge, LAPopulation: 13,51882ACB+B+BB+A+
9Village St. George, LAPopulation: 6,87982BABB+BBA
10Inniswold, LAPopulation: 6,38982ACBAC+B+A
11Old Jefferson, LAPopulation: 6,52082C+B+BA+BBA
12Youngsville, LAPopulation: 8,17281C+CB+B+ABA+
13Presquille, LAPopulation: 1,56781FA+A+BABA+
14Blanchard, LAPopulation: 2,85681D+A+A+BBC+A
15Harahan, LAPopulation: 9,27981ACB+BBBA+
16Central, LAPopulation: 27,03581A+C+CB+BBA
17Boutte, LAPopulation: 2,59481C+AABC+BA+
18Zachary, LAPopulation: 14,95481B+B+C+B+BBA
19Metairie, LAPopulation: 138,36981A+C+CB+C+BA+
20Berwick, LAPopulation: 4,88881AA+A+D+C+CA+
21Mandeville, LAPopulation: 11,82781AD+BABB+A+
22Watson, LAPopulation: 92780BD+CB+BBA
23Brusly, LAPopulation: 2,54980FB+A+B+BBA
24Moss Bluff, LAPopulation: 11,50680BA+CB+BBA+
25Broussard, LAPopulation: 8,13880AACBC+BA+
26Prairieville, LAPopulation: 27,44780C+C+C+AB+BA
27Kenner, LAPopulation: 66,74880A+B+CBC+BA+
28Norco, LAPopulation: 3,11080C+ABBC+C+A+
29Covington, LAPopulation: 8,89680A+BD+B+C+BA+
30Scott, LAPopulation: 8,60780B+A+BBC+CA+
31Albany, LAPopulation: 1,23080CA+B+BC+C+A
32Prien, LAPopulation: 7,60380CA+CABBA+
33Arabi, LAPopulation: 3,68780B+A+BBCC+A+
34Slidell, LAPopulation: 27,20280A+B+D+BC+C+A
35Mound, LAPopulation: 1280FA+B+AAB+A
36Bourg, LAPopulation: 2,16680DA+B+BBBA+
37Folsom, LAPopulation: 62879CA+BBC+C+A
38Clinton, LAPopulation: 2,11579CA+A+C+D+CA
39Eastwood, LAPopulation: 4,43979D+A+C+B+B+C+A
40Lutcher, LAPopulation: 3,53679BA+BBC+C+A+
41Bossier City, LAPopulation: 62,20879A+A+DBC+C+A
42Jefferson, LAPopulation: 11,27179A+AD+BCBA+
43Lafayette, LAPopulation: 120,75779A+AFBCBA+
44Monticello, LAPopulation: 5,47279BACB+C+C+A
45Stonewall, LAPopulation: 1,67979DA+ABBC+A
46New Orleans, LAPopulation: 341,40779A+B+DBCBA+
47Mathews, LAPopulation: 2,53579FA+ABBCA+
48Terrytown, LAPopulation: 23,49279A+ADBCBA+
49Walker, LAPopulation: 6,12679B+A+FBBBA
50Calhoun, LAPopulation: 1,06979CA+B+C+B+CA
51Milton, LAPopulation: 3,11079D+BABB+BA+
52Jena, LAPopulation: 3,37479BA+A+CCDA
53Baker, LAPopulation: 13,86879B+A+C+C+CCA
54Gonzales, LAPopulation: 9,83779A+AFB+C+C+A
55Gretna, LAPopulation: 17,72079A+ACD+CC+A+
56Red Chute, LAPopulation: 6,25479C+B+C+B+B+BA
57Destrehan, LAPopulation: 11,41879CCBB+B+B+A+
58Addis, LAPopulation: 3,67679DA+ABC+C+A
59Bayou Cane, LAPopulation: 20,50579AADC+C+C+A+
60Haughton, LAPopulation: 3,45579CA+A+DC+C+A
61Luling, LAPopulation: 12,27779BBCB+BBA+
62Madisonville, LAPopulation: 74878C+D+B+AC+B+A+
63Brownfields, LAPopulation: 6,11778BA+CBBC+A
64Houma, LAPopulation: 33,71978A+A+DCCC+A+
65Eden Isle, LAPopulation: 6,86578D+DB+AB+B+A
66Sunset, LAPopulation: 2,89578C+A+BC+CCA+
67Timberlane, LAPopulation: 10,21278AAD+BC+C+A+
68Gramercy, LAPopulation: 3,55878BA+C+BCC+A+
69Lake Charles, LAPopulation: 72,20478A+A+FBCCA+
70Harvey, LAPopulation: 20,06378A+ADC+CC+A+
71DeRidder, LAPopulation: 10,58678AA+DBCCA
72Lakeshore, LAPopulation: 1,58078CA+B+BCD+A
73Maurice, LAPopulation: 1,04278CA+B+D+C+C+A+
74Baton Rouge, LAPopulation: 229,17478A+AFBCC+A
75Laplace, LAPopulation: 30,73278BADBC+BA+
76Hahnville, LAPopulation: 3,43378D+ABC+C+BA+
77Belle Chasse, LAPopulation: 13,26878BCBBBB+A+
78Fort Polk South, LAPopulation: 8,99278BDCACCA
79Ball, LAPopulation: 3,99578D+A+C+AC+CA
80Thibodaux, LAPopulation: 14,58278AA+DC+CC+A+
81Shreveport, LAPopulation: 200,09978A+A+FBCCA
82Claiborne, LAPopulation: 12,21078BA+DBC+C+A
83Patterson, LAPopulation: 6,06378C+A+B+CCCA+
84Grand Point, LAPopulation: 2,22378FA+AAB+BA+
85Edgard, LAPopulation: 2,43978CA+BBCCA+
86Ruston, LAPopulation: 21,80578AA+D+B+D+C+A
87Livonia, LAPopulation: 1,68877FA+A+BC+CA
88Chalmette, LAPopulation: 16,66377AA+DC+CCA+
89Hester, LAPopulation: 42477FD+C+A+BBA+
90Jennings, LAPopulation: 10,36577A+A+CCD+D+A+
91Denham Springs, LAPopulation: 10,21277A+A+FCCC+A
92Cade, LAPopulation: 1,18877FA+B+AC+CA+
93Carencro, LAPopulation: 7,70477B+A+D+CCCA+
94Sulphur, LAPopulation: 20,26877AA+FBCCA
95New Sarpy, LAPopulation: 1,59077CA+BBCCA+
96West Monroe, LAPopulation: 13,08577A+A+FBD+CA
97Bayou Gauche, LAPopulation: 2,54277FAB+B+BBA+
98Port Vincent, LAPopulation: 73677DA+BC+C+CA
99Georgetown, LAPopulation: 44577FA+A+BCDA
100Hammond, LAPopulation: 19,98677A+A+FCD+C+A
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