Best Places To Live In Maryland 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score89
  • Somerset, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,314
88
  • Chevy Chase View, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,030
87
  • Chevy Chase Section Five, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 753
87
  • Chevy Chase Village, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,983
86
  • Kensington, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,959
85
  • Bethesda, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 59,591
85
  • Garrett Park, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,050
85
  • University Park, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,559
85
  • Chevy Chase Section Three, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 743
85
  • Brookmont, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,881
85
  • North Chevy Chase, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 602
85
  • Chevy Chase, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,344
85
  • Cabin John, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,260
85
  • Martin's Additions, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 895
84
  • South Kensington, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,895
84
  • Friendship Heights Village, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,253
84
  • Naval Academy, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,937
84
  • Fulton, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,030
84
  • Glen Echo, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 232
83
  • Potomac, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 45,360
83
  • Derwood, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,161
83
  • Annapolis Neck, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,274
83
  • North Bethesda, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 42,894
83
  • Scaggsville, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,747
82
  • Washington Grove, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 528
82
  • Spencerville, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,543
82
  • Ellicott City, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 66,476
82
  • Poolesville, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,931
82
  • Severna Park, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 38,014
82
  • Olney, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 33,789
82
  • Rockville, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 60,960
81
  • Sykesville, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,445
81
  • Parole, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 16,300
81
  • Lutherville, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,475
81
  • Four Corners, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,645
81
  • Columbia, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 100,735
81
  • Huntingtown, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,883
80
  • Hughesville, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,114
80
  • Highland, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,074
80
  • Timonium, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,942
80
  • Darnestown, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,735
80
  • Dunkirk, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,547
80
  • Thurmont, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,204
80
  • Middletown, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,105
80
  • Pikesville, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 31,713
80
  • Towson, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 55,811
80
  • Fairmount Heights, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,450
80
  • Springdale, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,571
80
  • Boonsboro, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,394
80
  • Urbana, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,965
AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in Maryland for 2016 using our Livability Score. The Livability Score for each city in Maryland is calculated out of 100 from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. Maryland has a population of 5,785,496 and a population density of 474.3 people per square mile. The capital city is Annapolis and the largest city in Maryland is Baltimore. To filter the results, use the dropdown options to sort by population or category.