Best Places To Live In Maryland 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score89
  • Somerset, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,148
87
  • Chevy Chase Section Five, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 736
87
  • Chevy Chase View, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 939
87
  • Kensington, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,909
86
  • Chevy Chase Village, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,974
86
  • Garrett Park, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,090
86
  • Bethesda, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 62,024
86
  • University Park, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,596
85
  • Chevy Chase Section Three, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 708
85
  • North Chevy Chase, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 596
85
  • Brookmont, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,758
85
  • Martin's Additions, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 977
85
  • Friendship Heights Village, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,829
85
  • South Kensington, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,387
84
  • Glen Echo, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 255
84
  • Cabin John, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,135
84
  • Naval Academy, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,517
84
  • Potomac, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 46,475
84
  • Chevy Chase, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,907
83
  • North Bethesda, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 46,738
83
  • Annapolis Neck, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,266
83
  • Poolesville, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,042
82
  • Scaggsville, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,204
82
  • Ellicott City, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 68,507
82
  • Spencerville, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,588
82
  • Fulton, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,114
82
  • Severna Park, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 38,177
82
  • Washington Grove, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 615
82
  • Olney, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 35,017
82
  • Rockville, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 63,402
82
  • Highland, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,040
82
  • Lutherville, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,476
81
  • Sykesville, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,426
81
  • Parole, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 17,060
81
  • North Kensington, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,850
81
  • Derwood, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,178
81
  • Columbia, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 102,116
81
  • Hampstead, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,342
81
  • Urbana, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,990
81
  • Pikesville, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 32,125
80
  • Middletown, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,396
80
  • Four Corners, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,486
80
  • Timonium, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,280
80
  • Darnestown, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,841
80
  • Huntingtown, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,840
80
  • Berlin, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,520
80
  • Towson, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 57,146
80
  • Boonsboro, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,452
80
  • Dunkirk, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,334
80
  • North Potomac, MD
  • (City)
  • Population: 24,003
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 5,887,776 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.