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
1Bridgetown, MSPopulation: 1,80887B+A+A+AB+BB+
2Brandon, MSPopulation: 21,68985C+A+A+B+BBA
3Clinton, MSPopulation: 25,36185AA+AABC+A
4Arnold Line, MSPopulation: 1,88285B+A+A+B+CC+A
5Madison, MSPopulation: 24,15385C+CA+A+AB+A
6Big Point, MSPopulation: 91484FA+A+A+B+BA
7Ridgeland, MSPopulation: 23,98784B+A+B+AC+BA
8Hernando, MSPopulation: 14,11784C+A+A+B+BBA
9Long Beach, MSPopulation: 14,98183BAA+B+BBA
10Beechwood, MSPopulation: 3,26883CA+A+BCC+A
11Florence, MSPopulation: 4,11883D+A+A+B+C+C+A
12West Hattiesburg, MSPopulation: 6,37083C+A+A+ACC+A
13Petal, MSPopulation: 10,51583CA+A+BC+CA
14Sumrall, MSPopulation: 1,41283C+A+A+BCC+A
15Oxford, MSPopulation: 19,02282ACA+AD+BB+
16Diamondhead, MSPopulation: 8,58382DC+A+ABBA
17Ocean Springs, MSPopulation: 17,42082B+B+BB+BBA+
18Byram, MSPopulation: 11,27781D+A+A+ABC+A
19Henderson Point, MSPopulation: 5081FB+A+A+C+BA
20Mississippi State, MSPopulation: 2,91381A+A+A+A+D+CA
21Southaven, MSPopulation: 48,98181AA+BBC+C+A
22University, MSPopulation: 4,33681A+A+A+A+D+CB+
23Hurley, MSPopulation: 1,62681DAA+BBC+A
24Wesson, MSPopulation: 1,98981D+A+A+BCCA
25Raymond, MSPopulation: 2,38381DA+A+B+CCA
26DeLisle, MSPopulation: 1,09381DB+A+BBBA
27Rawls Springs, MSPopulation: 1,34381D+A+A+BBDA
28Olive Branch, MSPopulation: 33,48481BA+BB+BBB+
29Brookhaven, MSPopulation: 12,54981B+A+A+C+D+DA
30Caledonia, MSPopulation: 1,33680DA+A+C+BCA
31Terry, MSPopulation: 1,08980DA+A+B+CCA
32Purvis, MSPopulation: 2,02080CA+A+C+CDA
33Tunica Resorts, MSPopulation: 1,55380DA+A+AD+BB+
34Collins, MSPopulation: 2,58980BA+A+C+DD+A
35Horn Lake, MSPopulation: 26,12080BA+AC+CD+A
36Senatobia, MSPopulation: 8,07180AA+BC+CC+B+
37Pearl, MSPopulation: 25,62380C+A+AC+CCA
38Hide-A-Way Lake, MSPopulation: 1,42380FB+A+ABBA
39Mendenhall, MSPopulation: 1,96480C+A+A+C+D+DA
40Taylorsville, MSPopulation: 1,67480DA+A+B+CDA
41Guntown, MSPopulation: 2,43979DA+A+C+C+CA
42Starkville, MSPopulation: 23,90879AA+BB+DC+A
43Collinsville, MSPopulation: 2,00079FA+A+BBCA
44Tunica, MSPopulation: 1,29679D+A+A+C+CCB+
45Tupelo, MSPopulation: 34,82779B+A+BBCCA
46Gulf Hills, MSPopulation: 8,41979FAA+BBC+A+
47Flora, MSPopulation: 1,92179FA+A+BCCA
48Cleary, MSPopulation: 1,39479FA+A+BBC+A
49Ripley, MSPopulation: 5,38179BA+A+CCDA
50Richland, MSPopulation: 6,95579C+A+B+BCCA
51Nellieburg, MSPopulation: 1,62879FA+A+B+C+D+A
52Bay Springs, MSPopulation: 2,21679BA+A+D+DD+A
53Lynchburg, MSPopulation: 2,35779FA+A+BBC+A
54Poplarville, MSPopulation: 2,92379BA+B+C+D+CA
55Saucier, MSPopulation: 1,09278FA+A+CCC+A
56Gulf Park Estates, MSPopulation: 6,34378FB+A+ABC+A+
57Vancleave, MSPopulation: 5,75678D+A+B+C+C+C+A
58Kiln, MSPopulation: 1,89778D+A+A+CD+CA
59Learned, MSPopulation: 9278FA+A+A+FBA
60New Hope, MSPopulation: 3,18278FAA+BBC+A
61Sebastopol, MSPopulation: 18178FA+A+B+BFA
62Pelahatchie, MSPopulation: 1,52278CA+A+CD+DA
63Kearney Park, MSPopulation: 1,11678FA+A+BC+D+A
64Bay St. Louis, MSPopulation: 9,61478BACB+CC+A
65Sallis, MSPopulation: 30278FA+BA+B+CA
66Saltillo, MSPopulation: 4,74478FA+A+BCCA
67Newton, MSPopulation: 3,37978CA+A+C+D+FA
68Batesville, MSPopulation: 7,45778C+A+B+C+CCB+
69Louisville, MSPopulation: 6,61778B+A+A+CDDA
70Monticello, MSPopulation: 1,63078DA+A+C+D+DA
71Decatur, MSPopulation: 2,02878FA+A+B+D+DA
72Raleigh, MSPopulation: 1,59578FA+A+C+CD+A
73Coldwater, MSPopulation: 1,77878CA+A+C+DD+B+
74Belmont, MSPopulation: 2,12478CA+A+C+D+DA
75St. Martin, MSPopulation: 6,96578D+A+B+BCCA+
76Leakesville, MSPopulation: 73378D+A+A+D+D+D+A
77Lyon, MSPopulation: 36078FA+AB+C+CB+
78French Camp, MSPopulation: 31977FC+A+B+CBA
79Crystal Springs, MSPopulation: 5,06077BA+BBCFA
80Kosciusko, MSPopulation: 7,35977B+A+ACDDA
81Sardis, MSPopulation: 1,81077C+A+A+CD+DB+
82Picayune, MSPopulation: 10,98277B+A+CC+D+CA
83Mississippi Valley State University, MSPopulation: 92077DA+A+A+D+CA
84Union, MSPopulation: 1,95377D+A+A+C+D+DA
85Quitman, MSPopulation: 2,04377CA+A+CD+DA
86Farmington, MSPopulation: 2,55377DA+A+CCDB+
87Tylertown, MSPopulation: 1,87877CA+A+CDD+A
88Fulton, MSPopulation: 3,96977DA+A+C+D+CA
89Lyman, MSPopulation: 1,83677FA+A+B+D+CA
90Marion, MSPopulation: 1,61477FA+A+BCCA
91Mount Olive, MSPopulation: 1,02977DA+A+C+DDA
92Carthage, MSPopulation: 5,06277CA+A+D+DD+A
93Magee, MSPopulation: 4,41477B+A+BCDDA
94Helena, MSPopulation: 1,24777FA+A+D+BCA
95Lucedale, MSPopulation: 2,94376C+A+A+DD+D+A
96Sharon, MSPopulation: 1,57476FA+A+BBDA
97Plantersville, MSPopulation: 1,06676FA+A+BD+D+A
98Winona, MSPopulation: 4,98576BA+A+D+D+FA
99New Albany, MSPopulation: 8,07676BA+BCD+CA
100Port Gibson, MSPopulation: 1,82676D+A+A+C+DFA
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