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 4,625,470 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: 1,36689BBA+A+A+B+A+
2Westminster, LAPopulation: 3,08088AC+A+A+B+BA
3Elmwood, LAPopulation: 4,56586A+B+A+AC+BA+
4Lafourche Crossing, LAPopulation: 2,30185BA+A+C+BBA+
5Oak Hills Place, LAPopulation: 7,95784BD+A+A+B+B+A
6Shenandoah, LAPopulation: 18,77484BCA+AAB+A
7Abita Springs, LAPopulation: 2,71784BBA+B+BBA
8Village St. George, LAPopulation: 6,87984BAAB+BBA
9River Ridge, LAPopulation: 13,51884ACA+B+BB+A+
10Harahan, LAPopulation: 9,27984ACA+BBBA+
11Inniswold, LAPopulation: 6,38983ACA+AC+B+A
12Youngsville, LAPopulation: 8,17283C+CA+B+ABA+
13Old Jefferson, LAPopulation: 6,52083C+B+AA+BBA
14Boutte, LAPopulation: 2,59483C+AA+BC+BA+
15Blanchard, LAPopulation: 2,85682D+A+A+BBC+A
16Berwick, LAPopulation: 4,88882AA+A+D+C+CA+
17Presquille, LAPopulation: 1,56782FAA+BABA+
18Zachary, LAPopulation: 14,95482B+B+BB+BBA
19Mound, LAPopulation: 1282FA+A+AAB+A
20Metairie, LAPopulation: 138,36982A+C+BB+C+BA+
21Norco, LAPopulation: 3,11082C+AA+BC+C+A+
22Central, LAPopulation: 27,03582A+C+CB+BBA
23Albany, LAPopulation: 1,23082CA+A+BC+C+A
24Brusly, LAPopulation: 2,54982FB+A+B+BBA
25Baker, LAPopulation: 13,86882B+A+AC+CCA
26Prairieville, LAPopulation: 27,44782C+C+B+AB+BA
27Arabi, LAPopulation: 3,68781B+A+ABCC+A+
28Fort Polk South, LAPopulation: 8,99281BB+A+ACCA
29Bourg, LAPopulation: 2,16681DA+A+BBBA+
30Watson, LAPopulation: 92781BABB+BBA
31Moss Bluff, LAPopulation: 11,50681BA+C+B+BBA+
32Prien, LAPopulation: 7,60381CA+BABBA+
33Stonewall, LAPopulation: 1,67981DA+A+BBC+A
34Mathews, LAPopulation: 2,53581FA+A+BBCA+
35Mandeville, LAPopulation: 11,82781AD+BABB+A+
36Scott, LAPopulation: 8,60781B+A+B+BC+CA+
37Milton, LAPopulation: 3,11081D+BA+BB+BA+
38Addis, LAPopulation: 3,67681DA+A+BC+C+A
39Eastwood, LAPopulation: 4,43981D+A+B+B+B+C+A
40Calhoun, LAPopulation: 1,06981CA+A+C+B+CA
41Kenner, LAPopulation: 66,74881A+B+C+BC+BA+
42Destrehan, LAPopulation: 11,41881CCAB+B+B+A+
43Broussard, LAPopulation: 8,13881AACBC+BA+
44Folsom, LAPopulation: 62881CA+ABC+C+A
45Lutcher, LAPopulation: 3,53680BA+B+BC+C+A+
46Bossier City, LAPopulation: 62,20880A+A+D+BC+C+A
47Madisonville, LAPopulation: 74880C+D+A+AC+B+A+
48Eden Isle, LAPopulation: 6,86580D+DA+AB+B+A
49Sunset, LAPopulation: 2,89580C+A+A+C+CCA+
50DeRidder, LAPopulation: 10,58680AA+C+BCCA
51Red Chute, LAPopulation: 6,25480C+B+BB+B+BA
52Monticello, LAPopulation: 5,47280BACB+C+C+A
53Jefferson, LAPopulation: 11,27180A+ACBCBA+
54Lakeshore, LAPopulation: 1,58080CA+A+BCD+A
55Hahnville, LAPopulation: 3,43380D+AA+C+C+BA+
56Maurice, LAPopulation: 1,04280CA+A+D+C+C+A+
57Haughton, LAPopulation: 3,45580CA+A+DC+C+A
58Luling, LAPopulation: 12,27780BBBB+BBA+
59Belle Chasse, LAPopulation: 13,26880BCABBB+A+
60Ball, LAPopulation: 3,99580D+A+AAC+CA
61Edgard, LAPopulation: 2,43979CA+ABCCA+
62Grand Point, LAPopulation: 2,22379FA+A+AB+BA+
63Terrytown, LAPopulation: 23,49279A+ADBCBA+
64Clinton, LAPopulation: 2,11579CA+A+C+D+CA
65Brownfields, LAPopulation: 6,11779BA+CBBC+A
66Cade, LAPopulation: 1,18879FA+A+AC+CA+
67Bayou Cane, LAPopulation: 20,50579AAD+C+C+C+A+
68New Sarpy, LAPopulation: 1,59079CA+A+BCCA+
69Gramercy, LAPopulation: 3,55879BA+BBCC+A+
70Gretna, LAPopulation: 17,72079A+ACD+CC+A+
71New Orleans, LAPopulation: 341,40779A+B+FBCBA+
72Timberlane, LAPopulation: 10,21279AACBC+C+A+
73Bayou Gauche, LAPopulation: 2,54279FAA+B+BBA+
74Hester, LAPopulation: 42479FAB+A+BBA+
75Jena, LAPopulation: 3,37479BA+A+CCDA
76DeQuincy, LAPopulation: 3,22079BA+A+CDFA
77Anacoco, LAPopulation: 1,02879FA+A+BBD+A
78Spokane, LAPopulation: 38479FB+AB+ABA
79Patterson, LAPopulation: 6,06378C+A+ACCCA+
80New Llano, LAPopulation: 2,48078C+A+ACCD+A
81Harvey, LAPopulation: 20,06378A+AD+C+CC+A+
82South Vacherie, LAPopulation: 3,62478FA+A+C+BCA+
83Kaplan, LAPopulation: 4,63678BA+A+D+D+DA+
84Laplace, LAPopulation: 30,73278BAD+BC+BA+
85Lake Charles, LAPopulation: 72,20478A+A+FBCCA+
86Covington, LAPopulation: 8,89678A+BFB+C+BA+
87Fort Polk North, LAPopulation: 2,65078FB+A+A+CCA
88Claiborne, LAPopulation: 12,21078BA+D+BC+C+A
89Thibodaux, LAPopulation: 14,58278AA+DC+CC+A+
90Lafayette, LAPopulation: 120,75778A+AFBCBA+
91Breaux Bridge, LAPopulation: 8,16178AA+B+D+CD+A+
92Woodworth, LAPopulation: 1,31978FB+A+BBBA
93Livingston, LAPopulation: 1,76078FA+A+CC+C+A
94Ama, LAPopulation: 1,23978FAA+B+C+C+A+
95Garyville, LAPopulation: 2,57878DA+A+CCC+A+
96North Vacherie, LAPopulation: 2,57078FA+A+BBC+A+
97Ossun, LAPopulation: 2,34378FAA+BC+C+A+
98Slaughter, LAPopulation: 1,18578FA+A+B+BCA
99Morgan City, LAPopulation: 12,32678A+A+CD+CD+A+
100Slidell, LAPopulation: 27,20277A+B+FBC+C+A
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