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
2Bridgetown, MSPopulation: 1,80887B+A+A+AB+BB+
3Brandon, MSPopulation: 21,68986B+A+A+B+BBA
4Clinton, MSPopulation: 25,36186A+A+B+ABC+A
5Florence, MSPopulation: 4,11885BA+A+B+C+C+A
6Ridgeland, MSPopulation: 23,98785AA+B+AC+BA
7Long Beach, MSPopulation: 14,98185AAA+B+BBA
8Arnold Line, MSPopulation: 1,88285B+A+A+B+CC+A
9Petal, MSPopulation: 10,51584BA+A+BC+CA
10Hernando, MSPopulation: 14,11784B+A+A+B+BBA
11Big Point, MSPopulation: 91484FA+A+A+B+BA
12West Hattiesburg, MSPopulation: 6,37084B+A+AACC+A
13Bay St. Louis, MSPopulation: 9,61484A+AAB+CC+A
14Oxford, MSPopulation: 19,02283A+CA+AD+BB+
15Gulf Park Estates, MSPopulation: 6,34383CB+A+ABC+A+
16Byram, MSPopulation: 11,27783C+A+A+ABC+A
17Beechwood, MSPopulation: 3,26883CA+A+BCC+A
18Ocean Springs, MSPopulation: 17,42083A+B+BB+BBA+
19Sumrall, MSPopulation: 1,41283C+A+A+BCC+A
20Olive Branch, MSPopulation: 33,48482B+A+B+B+BBB+
21Starkville, MSPopulation: 23,90882A+A+AB+DC+A
22Mississippi State, MSPopulation: 2,91382A+A+C+A+D+CA
23University, MSPopulation: 4,33682A+A+C+A+D+CB+
24Gulf Hills, MSPopulation: 8,41982CAA+BBC+A+
25Henderson Point, MSPopulation: 5081FB+A+A+C+BA
26Horn Lake, MSPopulation: 26,12081B+A+A+C+CD+A
27Hurley, MSPopulation: 1,62681DAA+BBC+A
28Wesson, MSPopulation: 1,98981D+A+A+BCCA
29Raymond, MSPopulation: 2,38381DA+A+B+CCA
30Rawls Springs, MSPopulation: 1,34381D+A+A+BBDA
31DeLisle, MSPopulation: 1,09381DB+A+BBBA
32Caledonia, MSPopulation: 1,33680DA+A+C+BCA
33New Hope, MSPopulation: 3,18280DAA+BBC+A
34Terry, MSPopulation: 1,08980DA+A+B+CCA
35Southaven, MSPopulation: 48,98180B+A+C+BC+C+A
36Tunica Resorts, MSPopulation: 1,55380DA+A+AD+BB+
37Purvis, MSPopulation: 2,02080CA+A+C+CDA
38Diamondhead, MSPopulation: 8,58380FC+A+ABBA
39Tupelo, MSPopulation: 34,82780A+A+CBCCA
40Hide-A-Way Lake, MSPopulation: 1,42380FB+A+ABBA
41Mendenhall, MSPopulation: 1,96480C+A+A+C+D+DA
42Taylorsville, MSPopulation: 1,67480DA+A+B+CDA
43Collins, MSPopulation: 2,58980BA+A+C+DD+A
44Guntown, MSPopulation: 2,43979DA+A+C+C+CA
45Collinsville, MSPopulation: 2,00079FA+A+BBCA
46Tunica, MSPopulation: 1,29679D+A+A+C+CCB+
47Flora, MSPopulation: 1,92179FA+A+BCCA
48Senatobia, MSPopulation: 8,07179AA+BC+CC+B+
49Cleary, MSPopulation: 1,39479FA+A+BBC+A
50Louisville, MSPopulation: 6,61779B+A+A+CDDA
51Poplarville, MSPopulation: 2,92379B+A+BC+D+CA
52Saltillo, MSPopulation: 4,74479CA+ABCCA
53Fulton, MSPopulation: 3,96979C+A+A+C+D+CA
54Nellieburg, MSPopulation: 1,62879FA+A+B+C+D+A
55Lucedale, MSPopulation: 2,94379BA+A+DD+D+A
56Bay Springs, MSPopulation: 2,21679BA+A+D+DD+A
57Lynchburg, MSPopulation: 2,35779FA+A+BBC+A
58Pass Christian, MSPopulation: 4,77378C+BBB+CBA
59Saucier, MSPopulation: 1,09278FA+A+CCC+A
60Kiln, MSPopulation: 1,89778D+A+A+CD+CA
61Summit, MSPopulation: 1,65178C+A+A+CFD+A
62Pelahatchie, MSPopulation: 1,52278CA+A+CD+DA
63Pearl, MSPopulation: 25,62378AA+D+C+CCA
64Gulfport, MSPopulation: 68,15878AA+D+C+CCA
65Wiggins, MSPopulation: 4,39978B+A+AD+D+CA
66Kearney Park, MSPopulation: 1,11678FA+A+BC+D+A
67Richland, MSPopulation: 6,95578CA+BBCCA
68Vancleave, MSPopulation: 5,75678D+A+BC+C+C+A
69Monticello, MSPopulation: 1,63078DA+A+C+D+DA
70Raleigh, MSPopulation: 1,59578FA+A+C+CD+A
71Learned, MSPopulation: 9278FA+A+A+FBA
72Sebastopol, MSPopulation: 18178FA+A+B+BFA
73French Camp, MSPopulation: 31977FC+A+B+CBA
74Biloxi, MSPopulation: 44,22377A+AFBCC+A+
75St. Martin, MSPopulation: 6,96577CA+BBCCA+
76Coldwater, MSPopulation: 1,77877CA+A+C+DD+B+
77Mississippi Valley State University, MSPopulation: 92077DA+C+A+D+CA
78Decatur, MSPopulation: 2,02877FA+A+B+D+DA
79Sallis, MSPopulation: 30277FA+BA+B+CA
80Eupora, MSPopulation: 2,23677BA+A+DDCA
81Sardis, MSPopulation: 1,81077C+A+A+CD+DB+
82Belmont, MSPopulation: 2,12477CA+A+C+D+DA
83Union, MSPopulation: 1,95377D+A+A+C+D+DA
84Tylertown, MSPopulation: 1,87877CA+A+CDD+A
85Lyon, MSPopulation: 36077FA+B+B+C+CB+
86Lyman, MSPopulation: 1,83677FA+A+B+D+CA
87Marion, MSPopulation: 1,61477FA+A+BCCA
88Mount Olive, MSPopulation: 1,02977DA+A+C+DDA
89Quitman, MSPopulation: 2,04377CA+A+CD+DA
90Farmington, MSPopulation: 2,55377DA+A+CCDB+
91Picayune, MSPopulation: 10,98277AA+D+C+D+CA
92Helena, MSPopulation: 1,24777FA+A+D+BCA
93Amory, MSPopulation: 7,31376AA+BCD+DA
94New Albany, MSPopulation: 8,07676B+A+C+CD+CA
95Como, MSPopulation: 1,40676D+A+A+CD+DB+
96Moss Point, MSPopulation: 13,80776BA+CC+CD+A
97Plantersville, MSPopulation: 1,06676FA+A+BD+D+A
98Sharon, MSPopulation: 1,57476FA+A+BBDA
99Magee, MSPopulation: 4,41476B+A+BCDDA
100Hattiesburg, MSPopulation: 46,28476A+A+FBDCA
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