Best Places to Live in Missouri

AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in Missouri by using a Livability Score out of 100. The Livability Score for each city in Missouri is calculated from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. Missouri has a population of 5,982,413 and a population density of 86.4. The capital city is Jefferson City and the largest city in Missouri is Kansas City. 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
1Bellerive, MOPopulation: 22485ADA+A+A+B+B
2Westwood, MOPopulation: 36285A+FAA+A+A+B
3Shrewsbury, MOPopulation: 6,26185A+B+A+AC+BB
4Lake Waukomis, MOPopulation: 88185BAA+A+BBC+
5Town and Country, MOPopulation: 10,82184AFA+A+A+A+B
6Glendale, MOPopulation: 5,91184A+FA+A+AAB
7Ladue, MOPopulation: 8,52484AFAA+A+A+B
8Clayton, MOPopulation: 15,74084A+FAAB+A+B
9Clarkson Valley, MOPopulation: 2,62684BFA+A+A+A+B
10Webster Groves, MOPopulation: 22,97484A+D+AA+B+B+B
11Kimmswick, MOPopulation: 11883BA+A+A+CC+B
12Lee's Summit, MOPopulation: 90,54483A+B+B+AB+BC+
13Warson Woods, MOPopulation: 1,83383B+FA+A+AAB
14Kearney, MOPopulation: 8,41983AAAAB+BC+
15Frontenac, MOPopulation: 3,47383B+FB+A+A+A+B
16Crestwood, MOPopulation: 11,90183A+BAA+BBB
17Ballwin, MOPopulation: 30,44683ACA+A+B+B+B
18Fenton, MOPopulation: 4,02783AD+A+AAB+B
19Liberty, MOPopulation: 29,25283A+ABABBC+
20Chesterfield, MOPopulation: 47,47183ADAA+AAB
21Kirkwood, MOPopulation: 27,49483A+CAABB+B
22Ellisville, MOPopulation: 9,12383A+D+A+ABBB
23Manchester, MOPopulation: 18,15482ACAA+B+BB
24Cottleville, MOPopulation: 3,18882ADA+A+AB+B
25Creve Coeur, MOPopulation: 17,77782ADAA+B+AB
26Oakville, MOPopulation: 36,14882A+CB+AB+BB
27Des Peres, MOPopulation: 8,39582A+DBA+A+AB
28Nixa, MOPopulation: 19,03282AA+AAC+C+B
29St. Peters, MOPopulation: 53,19082A+B+BABBB
30Marlborough, MOPopulation: 2,25982AAAACC+B
31Maryland Heights, MOPopulation: 27,41882A+ABB+C+BB
32Smithville, MOPopulation: 8,41182BAAB+BBC+
33Winchester, MOPopulation: 1,72382AAAB+BC+B
34Brentwood, MOPopulation: 8,02282A+C+C+A+BBB
35Oaks, MOPopulation: 11582ACAAB+BC+
36Huntleigh, MOPopulation: 42782BFAA+A+A+B
37Grain Valley, MOPopulation: 12,50782B+AAB+BC+C+
38Rock Hill, MOPopulation: 4,62881A+BB+AC+BB
39Parkville, MOPopulation: 5,53881A+DBAAAC+
40Blue Springs, MOPopulation: 52,40181A+AC+ABC+C+
41Platte City, MOPopulation: 4,68581B+AAB+BC+C+
42O'Fallon, MOPopulation: 79,07381AC+AAB+BC+
43Raymore, MOPopulation: 19,00681BB+AABBC+
44Mound City, MOPopulation: 1,07881A+A+A+B+CDC
45Oakwood, MOPopulation: 17181B+CAAB+B+C+
46Oakland, MOPopulation: 1,34081B+D+A+AB+B+B
47Pasadena Park, MOPopulation: 43781B+ABABCB
48Concord, MOPopulation: 15,86481ABBABBB
49Lake Tapawingo, MOPopulation: 70981B+D+A+A+BB+C+
50Green Park, MOPopulation: 2,61981BAAB+BC+B
51Eureka, MOPopulation: 10,12281ACAB+AB+B
52Battlefield, MOPopulation: 5,49681D+A+A+ABC+B
53Warrensburg, MOPopulation: 18,98881A+A+BACC+C
54Wentzville, MOPopulation: 28,87981AC+B+ABBC+
55Grantwood Village, MOPopulation: 90581B+FAAAAB
56Florissant, MOPopulation: 52,27381A+A+B+B+C+CB
57Gladstone, MOPopulation: 25,63581AA+BAC+C+C+
58Dardenne Prairie, MOPopulation: 11,34180C+D+AA+AB+B
59Weldon Spring, MOPopulation: 5,47380B+DAAB+AB
60Olivette, MOPopulation: 7,73480ADB+AB+AB
61Country Life Acres, MOPopulation: 9780D+FAA+A+A+B
62Jackson, MOPopulation: 13,81580B+A+B+B+C+C+B
63Oakview, MOPopulation: 45480B+AB+ABC+C+
64Platte Woods, MOPopulation: 39580B+C+AABBC+
65Columbia, MOPopulation: 109,00880A+AD+ACBB
66Lake St. Louis, MOPopulation: 14,39080B+D+AAB+B+C+
67Pasadena Hills, MOPopulation: 97680C+BAABBB
68Sappington, MOPopulation: 7,49380B+BB+AC+BB
69Pleasant Hill, MOPopulation: 8,04680C+A+A+B+C+C+C+
70Weston, MOPopulation: 1,67580BA+B+ABC+C+
71Marthasville, MOPopulation: 1,15980DA+A+ABC+B
72Washington, MOPopulation: 13,97980AABB+C+BB
73Wardsville, MOPopulation: 1,60880DAA+ABBB
74Valley Park, MOPopulation: 6,93880ABB+B+BBB
75Greendale, MOPopulation: 67380BA+B+ABCB
76Fremont Hills, MOPopulation: 73280CD+AA+AAB
77Duquesne, MOPopulation: 1,59880B+A+BB+C+CB
78Sunset Hills, MOPopulation: 8,47780B+FB+AAAB
79Lone Jack, MOPopulation: 1,09880D+AA+ABBC+
80St. Charles, MOPopulation: 65,92779AB+BB+BBB
81Richmond Heights, MOPopulation: 8,64079A+D+CA+BB+B
82Maplewood, MOPopulation: 8,08179A+A+D+AD+C+B
83Peculiar, MOPopulation: 4,59379C+ABABC+C+
84Mehlville, MOPopulation: 28,61579A+AC+BC+C+B
85Odessa, MOPopulation: 5,26079C+A+AB+C+CC
86Jefferson City, MOPopulation: 42,98379A+A+D+B+C+C+B
87Greenwood, MOPopulation: 5,17979D+B+A+ABC+C+
88Willard, MOPopulation: 5,23779C+A+AAC+CB
89Republic, MOPopulation: 14,63779AA+C+B+C+CB
90Crystal Lake Park, MOPopulation: 56379CFAA+AAB
91Affton, MOPopulation: 19,94579B+AC+B+BC+B
92Bel-Nor, MOPopulation: 1,40879BBBAB+C+B
93Shoal Creek Estates, MOPopulation: 16879FABA+ABB
94Imperial, MOPopulation: 4,31879AABC+BC+B
95Leawood, MOPopulation: 75779CABB+BBB
96Ozark, MOPopulation: 17,71079AA+CAC+C+B
97Mackenzie, MOPopulation: 12879AAC+B+BC+B
98Arnold, MOPopulation: 20,85979AABBC+C+B
99Glen Echo Park, MOPopulation: 14879B+A+CB+B+CB
100Weldon Spring Heights, MOPopulation: 6379C+DAA+BB+B
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