Best Places To Live In New York 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score89
  • Bellerose, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,072
88
  • East Williston, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,569
88
  • Sea Cliff, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,012
88
  • Rye, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 15,892
88
  • Bronxville, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,378
88
  • Chappaqua, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,170
88
  • Irvington, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,506
87
  • Stewart Manor, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,112
87
  • Plainview, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 26,206
87
  • Pelham, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,984
87
  • Briarcliff Manor, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,783
87
  • Larchmont, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,952
87
  • Orchard Park, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,230
87
  • East Aurora, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,255
86
  • Garden City, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 22,543
86
  • Port Washington, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 15,847
86
  • Greenvale, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 765
86
  • Jericho, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,445
86
  • Ardsley, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,519
86
  • Wantagh, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 19,074
86
  • Armonk, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,535
86
  • Scarsdale, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 17,471
86
  • Roslyn Estates, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,194
86
  • Rockville Centre, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 24,128
86
  • Kensington, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,116
86
  • Merrick, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 21,293
86
  • Bedford, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,248
86
  • Cold Spring Harbor, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,041
86
  • Port Jefferson, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,789
86
  • Clarence, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,811
86
  • Manhasset, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,929
86
  • Williamsville, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,286
86
  • West Nyack, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,385
86
  • Eastchester, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 19,800
86
  • Great Neck Estates, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,791
86
  • Hamburg, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,482
85
  • Syosset, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 18,872
85
  • Glen Head, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,575
85
  • Roslyn Heights, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,243
85
  • Hewlett Bay Park, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 397
85
  • Bellmore, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 16,260
85
  • Bardonia, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,721
85
  • Old Bethpage, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,501
85
  • Northport, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,417
85
  • Williston Park, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,319
85
  • Fayetteville, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,342
85
  • Huntington, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 18,378
85
  • Floral Park, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 16,190
85
  • Pittsford, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,507
85
  • New Hyde Park, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,764
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.