Best Places To Live In New York 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score89
  • Roslyn Estates, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,194
88
  • Rye, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 15,892
88
  • Bellerose, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,072
88
  • Great Neck Estates, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,791
88
  • East Williston, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,569
88
  • Kensington, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,116
88
  • Sea Cliff, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,012
88
  • Pelham Manor, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,539
87
  • Chappaqua, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,170
87
  • Hewlett Bay Park, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 397
87
  • Bronxville, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,378
87
  • Pelham, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,984
86
  • Stewart Manor, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,112
86
  • Larchmont, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,952
86
  • Irvington, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,506
86
  • Port Washington North, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,186
86
  • Lake Success, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,985
86
  • Plandome, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,430
86
  • Village of the Branch, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,965
86
  • Port Washington, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 15,847
86
  • Searingtown, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,495
86
  • Greenville CDP (Westchester County), NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,138
86
  • Saddle Rock Estates, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 387
86
  • Garden City, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 22,543
86
  • Halesite, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,773
86
  • Ardsley, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,519
86
  • Armonk, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,535
86
  • Plainview, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 26,206
86
  • Belle Terre, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 834
86
  • Woodsburgh, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 728
86
  • Bedford, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,248
86
  • Jericho, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,445
85
  • Greenvale, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 765
85
  • Orchard Park, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,230
85
  • Brightwaters, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,117
85
  • Sands Point, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,718
85
  • Thomaston, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,630
85
  • University Gardens, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,059
85
  • Wantagh, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 19,074
85
  • Woodmere, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 17,067
85
  • Briarcliff Manor, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,783
85
  • Cold Spring Harbor, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,041
85
  • West Nyack, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,385
85
  • Baxter Estates, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 955
85
  • Rockville Centre, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 24,128
85
  • Port Jefferson, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,789
85
  • Great Neck Gardens, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,119
85
  • Manhasset, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,929
85
  • Merrick, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 21,293
85
  • Bardonia, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,721
AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in New York for 2016 using our Livability Score. The Livability Score for each city in New York is calculated out of 100 from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. New York has a population of 19,594,330 and a population density of 358.7 people per square mile. The capital city is Albany and the largest city in New York is New York. To filter the results, use the dropdown options to sort by population or category.