Best Places To Live In Minnesota 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score82
  • Greenwood, MN
  • (City)
  • Population: 752
82
  • Deephaven, MN
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,673
82
  • Shorewood, MN
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,350
81
  • Rochester, MN
  • (City)
  • Population: 106,903
81
  • Chanhassen, MN
  • (City)
  • Population: 23,229
80
  • Woodland, MN
  • (City)
  • Population: 453
80
  • Lilydale, MN
  • (City)
  • Population: 742
80
  • La Crescent, MN
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,892
80
  • Woodbury, MN
  • (City)
  • Population: 62,158
80
  • Winona, MN
  • (City)
  • Population: 27,727
80
  • Rosemount, MN
  • (City)
  • Population: 21,749
79
  • Eden Prairie, MN
  • (City)
  • Population: 60,843
79
  • Plymouth, MN
  • (City)
  • Population: 70,895
79
  • Champlin, MN
  • (City)
  • Population: 23,198
79
  • Eagan, MN
  • (City)
  • Population: 64,538
79
  • Byron, MN
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,886
79
  • Lakeville, MN
  • (City)
  • Population: 55,888
78
  • Falcon Heights, MN
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,352
78
  • St. Peter, MN
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,247
78
  • Kasson, MN
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,907
78
  • Victoria, MN
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,407
78
  • Northfield, MN
  • (City)
  • Population: 19,900
78
  • New Ulm, MN
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,435
78
  • Waconia, MN
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,707
78
  • Mendota Heights, MN
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,140
AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in Minnesota for 2016 using our Livability Score. The Livability Score for each city in Minnesota is calculated out of 100 from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. Minnesota has a population of 5,313,081 and a population density of 61.9 people per square mile. The capital city is St. Paul and the largest city in Minnesota is Minneapolis. To filter the results, use the dropdown options to sort by population or category.