Best Places to Live in Mississippi

AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in Mississippi by using a Livability Score out of 100. The Livability Score for each city in Mississippi is calculated from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. Mississippi has a population of 2,991,207 and a population density of 61.6. The capital city is Jackson and the largest city in Mississippi is Jackson. 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
1Madison, MSPopulation: 24,15388A+CA+A+AB+A
2Brandon, MSPopulation: 21,68987B+A+A+B+BBA
3Clinton, MSPopulation: 25,36187A+A+AABC+A
4Bridgetown, MSPopulation: 1,80887B+A+A+AB+BB+
5Florence, MSPopulation: 4,11885BA+A+B+C+C+A
6Ridgeland, MSPopulation: 23,98785AA+B+AC+BA
7Long Beach, MSPopulation: 14,98185AAA+B+BBA
8Hernando, MSPopulation: 14,11785B+A+A+B+BBA
9Arnold Line, MSPopulation: 1,88285B+A+A+B+CC+A
10Mississippi State, MSPopulation: 2,91385A+A+A+A+D+CA
11University, MSPopulation: 4,33684A+A+A+A+D+CB+
12Petal, MSPopulation: 10,51584BA+A+BC+CA
13West Hattiesburg, MSPopulation: 6,37084B+A+A+ACC+A
14Big Point, MSPopulation: 91484FA+A+A+B+BA
15Oxford, MSPopulation: 19,02283A+CA+AD+BB+
16Gulf Park Estates, MSPopulation: 6,34383CB+A+ABC+A+
17Ocean Springs, MSPopulation: 17,42083A+B+BB+BBA+
18Byram, MSPopulation: 11,27783C+A+A+ABC+A
19Beechwood, MSPopulation: 3,26883CA+A+BCC+A
20Sumrall, MSPopulation: 1,41283C+A+A+BCC+A
21Pearl, MSPopulation: 25,62382AA+AC+CCA
22Gulf Hills, MSPopulation: 8,41982CAA+BBC+A+
23Olive Branch, MSPopulation: 33,48482B+A+BB+BBB+
24Henderson Point, MSPopulation: 5081FB+A+A+C+BA
25Hurley, MSPopulation: 1,62681DAA+BBC+A
26Wesson, MSPopulation: 1,98981D+A+A+BCCA
27Raymond, MSPopulation: 2,38381DA+A+B+CCA
28DeLisle, MSPopulation: 1,09381DB+A+BBBA
29Rawls Springs, MSPopulation: 1,34381D+A+A+BBDA
30Southaven, MSPopulation: 48,98181B+A+BBC+C+A
31Brookhaven, MSPopulation: 12,54981B+A+A+C+D+DA
32Starkville, MSPopulation: 23,90881A+A+BB+DC+A
33Horn Lake, MSPopulation: 26,12081B+A+AC+CD+A
34Tupelo, MSPopulation: 34,82781A+A+BBCCA
35Caledonia, MSPopulation: 1,33680DA+A+C+BCA
36New Hope, MSPopulation: 3,18280DAA+BBC+A
37Terry, MSPopulation: 1,08980DA+A+B+CCA
38Saltillo, MSPopulation: 4,74480CA+A+BCCA
39Purvis, MSPopulation: 2,02080CA+A+C+CDA
40Tunica Resorts, MSPopulation: 1,55380DA+A+AD+BB+
41Mississippi Valley State University, MSPopulation: 92080DA+A+A+D+CA
42Bay St. Louis, MSPopulation: 9,61480A+ACB+CC+A
43Collins, MSPopulation: 2,58980BA+A+C+DD+A
44Diamondhead, MSPopulation: 8,58380FC+A+ABBA
45Senatobia, MSPopulation: 8,07180AA+BC+CC+B+
46Hide-A-Way Lake, MSPopulation: 1,42380FB+A+ABBA
47Batesville, MSPopulation: 7,45780AA+B+C+CCB+
48Mendenhall, MSPopulation: 1,96480C+A+A+C+D+DA
49Taylorsville, MSPopulation: 1,67480DA+A+B+CDA
50Gulfport, MSPopulation: 68,15880AA+C+C+CCA
51Guntown, MSPopulation: 2,43979DA+A+C+C+CA
52Collinsville, MSPopulation: 2,00079FA+A+BBCA
53Tunica, MSPopulation: 1,29679D+A+A+C+CCB+
54Flora, MSPopulation: 1,92179FA+A+BCCA
55Poplarville, MSPopulation: 2,92379B+A+B+C+D+CA
56Cleary, MSPopulation: 1,39479FA+A+BBC+A
57Ripley, MSPopulation: 5,38179BA+A+CCDA
58Nellieburg, MSPopulation: 1,62879FA+A+B+C+D+A
59Bay Springs, MSPopulation: 2,21679BA+A+D+DD+A
60Fulton, MSPopulation: 3,96979C+A+A+C+D+CA
61Columbus AFB, MSPopulation: 1,60779FA+A+ABCA
62Lynchburg, MSPopulation: 2,35779FA+A+BBC+A
63Richland, MSPopulation: 6,95579CA+B+BCCA
64Vancleave, MSPopulation: 5,75678D+A+B+C+C+C+A
65Saucier, MSPopulation: 1,09278FA+A+CCC+A
66Louisville, MSPopulation: 6,61778B+A+A+CDDA
67Kiln, MSPopulation: 1,89778D+A+A+CD+CA
68Learned, MSPopulation: 9278FA+A+A+FBA
69Sebastopol, MSPopulation: 18178FA+A+B+BFA
70Pass Christian, MSPopulation: 4,77378C+BC+B+CBA
71Pelahatchie, MSPopulation: 1,52278CA+A+CD+DA
72St. Martin, MSPopulation: 6,96578CA+B+BCCA+
73Kearney Park, MSPopulation: 1,11678FA+A+BC+D+A
74Sallis, MSPopulation: 30278FA+BA+B+CA
75Newton, MSPopulation: 3,37978CA+A+C+D+FA
76Biloxi, MSPopulation: 44,22378A+AFBCC+A+
77Monticello, MSPopulation: 1,63078DA+A+C+D+DA
78Decatur, MSPopulation: 2,02878FA+A+B+D+DA
79Raleigh, MSPopulation: 1,59578FA+A+C+CD+A
80Carthage, MSPopulation: 5,06278BA+A+D+DD+A
81Coldwater, MSPopulation: 1,77878CA+A+C+DD+B+
82Belmont, MSPopulation: 2,12478CA+A+C+D+DA
83Leakesville, MSPopulation: 73378D+A+A+D+D+D+A
84Crystal Springs, MSPopulation: 5,06078BA+BBCFA
85Lyon, MSPopulation: 36078FA+AB+C+CB+
86Meridian Station, MSPopulation: 1,03278FA+A+ABCA
87Lucedale, MSPopulation: 2,94377BA+A+DD+D+A
88Picayune, MSPopulation: 10,98277AA+CC+D+CA
89French Camp, MSPopulation: 31977FC+A+B+CBA
90Kosciusko, MSPopulation: 7,35977B+A+ACDDA
91Sardis, MSPopulation: 1,81077C+A+A+CD+DB+
92New Albany, MSPopulation: 8,07677B+A+BCD+CA
93Union, MSPopulation: 1,95377D+A+A+C+D+DA
94Quitman, MSPopulation: 2,04377CA+A+CD+DA
95Farmington, MSPopulation: 2,55377DA+A+CCDB+
96Tylertown, MSPopulation: 1,87877CA+A+CDD+A
97Magee, MSPopulation: 4,41477B+A+BCDDA
98Lyman, MSPopulation: 1,83677FA+A+B+D+CA
99Marion, MSPopulation: 1,61477FA+A+BCCA
100Mount Olive, MSPopulation: 1,02977DA+A+C+DDA
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