Best Places to Live in Pennsylvania

AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in Pennsylvania by using a Livability Score out of 100. The Livability Score for each city in Pennsylvania is calculated from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. Pennsylvania has a population of 12,773,801 and a population density of 277.1. The capital city is Harrisburg and the largest city in Pennsylvania is Philadelphia. 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
1Fox Chapel, PAPopulation: 5,39390BAA+A+A+A+C
2Ben Avon Heights, PAPopulation: 37589AAA+A+A+AC
3Swarthmore, PAPopulation: 6,19587A+FA+A+AAB
4Devon, PAPopulation: 1,64786A+FA+A+A+A+C+
5Pleasant Hills, PAPopulation: 8,27186A+AA+ABC+C
6Woodside, PAPopulation: 2,73286B+DA+A+A+A+C+
7Bethel Park, PAPopulation: 32,28585A+AA+ABC+C
8Edgeworth, PAPopulation: 1,68785A+FA+A+A+A+C
9Jenkintown, PAPopulation: 4,43985A+DA+A+BB+B
10Woodbourne, PAPopulation: 3,81985AFA+A+A+AC+
11Glen Osborne, PAPopulation: 56485A+DA+A+AAC
12Rose Valley, PAPopulation: 89385BFA+A+A+A+B
13Narberth, PAPopulation: 4,29685A+FA+A+B+AC+
14Beaver, PAPopulation: 4,52785A+A+A+AC+C+C
15Wyncote, PAPopulation: 3,23285A+FA+AAAC+
16Thornburg, PAPopulation: 50084AD+A+A+AB+C
17Penn Wynne, PAPopulation: 5,91284A+FA+A+AAB
18Rutledge, PAPopulation: 81784A+DA+AB+B+B
19Patterson Heights, PAPopulation: 64484AA+A+A+BC+C
20Newtown, PAPopulation: 2,21184A+FA+A+B+A+C+
21Collegeville, PAPopulation: 5,11484A+FA+AAAC+
22Timber Hills, PAPopulation: 29084D+BA+A+A+B+C
23Glenside, PAPopulation: 7,46784A+DA+A+B+B+C+
24Pleasant Hill, PAPopulation: 2,75884A+A+A+AC+CC
25Leith-Hatfield, PAPopulation: 2,68484AAA+B+B+C+C+
26Baldwin, PAPopulation: 19,72384A+A+A+AC+CC
27King of Prussia, PAPopulation: 20,12984A+FA+AB+AC+
28Exton, PAPopulation: 4,59684A+FA+AAAC+
29Murrysville, PAPopulation: 20,07584AC+A+AB+BC
30Wyndmoor, PAPopulation: 5,72484A+FA+AAAC+
31Forty Fort, PAPopulation: 4,22584A+AA+A+BC+D+
32Green Tree, PAPopulation: 4,44284A+AAA+BC+C
33Ardmore, PAPopulation: 12,64784A+DA+A+BB+C+
34Aspinwall, PAPopulation: 2,79784A+C+A+ABBC
35Camp Hill, PAPopulation: 7,85884A+CA+A+BBC+
36Crafton, PAPopulation: 5,97184A+A+A+A+C+CC
37Lemoyne, PAPopulation: 4,54384A+AA+ACC+C+
38Maple Glen, PAPopulation: 6,69284AFA+A+A+AC+
39Westmont, PAPopulation: 5,15984AAA+A+BC+D+
40Chesterbrook, PAPopulation: 4,56084AFA+A+AAC+
41Montgomeryville, PAPopulation: 12,90583AFA+AAAC+
42Flourtown, PAPopulation: 4,57483AFA+A+AAC+
43Paxtonia, PAPopulation: 5,04783A+C+A+ABBC+
44South Park Township, PAPopulation: 13,45483B+AA+ABC+C
45Delmont, PAPopulation: 2,67083BA+A+ABC+C
46Castle Shannon, PAPopulation: 8,30183A+A+A+AC+CC
47Lawson Heights, PAPopulation: 2,36383A+AA+ACC+C
48Dallas, PAPopulation: 2,79483A+B+A+ABBD+
49Richboro, PAPopulation: 6,09083AFA+A+AAC+
50New Cumberland, PAPopulation: 7,27283A+B+A+AC+BC+
51Paoli, PAPopulation: 5,45683A+FA+AB+AC+
52Forest Hills, PAPopulation: 6,52483AA+A+ABCC
53Tyler Run, PAPopulation: 1,75283A+C+A+ABBC
54Lower Allen, PAPopulation: 6,48983ABA+ABBC+
55Fort Washington, PAPopulation: 5,23683AFA+A+AAC+
56Glenshaw, PAPopulation: 8,78283B+AA+ABC+C
57Bridgeville, PAPopulation: 5,14483A+A+A+ACCC
58Horsham, PAPopulation: 14,76083A+DA+ABB+C+
59Dormont, PAPopulation: 8,60983A+A+AAC+CC
60Linntown, PAPopulation: 1,49083ABA+ABBC
61Ingram, PAPopulation: 3,33183A+A+A+AC+D+C
62Lionville, PAPopulation: 6,22983A+DA+AB+AC+
63West Lawn, PAPopulation: 1,52083B+AA+AC+C+C
64Whitfield, PAPopulation: 5,09783A+D+A+AB+BC
65Hummels Wharf, PAPopulation: 1,64583B+AA+ABCC
66Wescosville, PAPopulation: 5,97083A+DA+AAAC
67Willow Grove, PAPopulation: 16,10583A+DA+ABB+C+
68Clarks Summit, PAPopulation: 5,11583AB+A+ABBD+
69Mount Gretna, PAPopulation: 19783D+BA+A+AB+C
70Stonybrook, PAPopulation: 2,06183BC+A+AB+B+C
71Lower Burrell, PAPopulation: 11,76583AA+A+AC+C+C
72South Uniontown, PAPopulation: 1,30283AA+A+AC+D+C+
73Elizabethtown, PAPopulation: 11,57983A+BA+B+C+BC+
74Malvern, PAPopulation: 3,01883A+FA+A+BAC+
75Chinchilla, PAPopulation: 2,04283B+B+A+A+BBD+
76Sewickley, PAPopulation: 3,81683A+CA+AC+B+C
77Riverside, PAPopulation: 1,88283B+B+A+ABC+C
78Dunmore, PAPopulation: 14,08183A+B+A+AC+C+D+
79Plymouth Meeting, PAPopulation: 5,69583A+FA+ABAC+
80Lebanon South, PAPopulation: 2,28883AAA+BBC+C
81Progress, PAPopulation: 9,87683A+B+A+ABC+C+
82Fernville, PAPopulation: 49983A+AA+B+B+C+C
83Blue Bell, PAPopulation: 5,91583BFA+A+A+AC+
84Carnot-Moon, PAPopulation: 11,18483AAA+ABC+C
85Spring House, PAPopulation: 3,78183B+FA+A+AA+C+
86Spring Ridge, PAPopulation: 82583ACA+A+BB+C
87Shiremanstown, PAPopulation: 1,52383B+B+A+AC+C+C+
88Southmont, PAPopulation: 2,36083B+A+A+A+C+CD+
89Zelienople, PAPopulation: 3,81583AAA+ACBC
90Dorneyville, PAPopulation: 4,35783AD+A+AB+B+C
91Hershey, PAPopulation: 13,89083A+D+A+AC+B+C+
92North Catasauqua, PAPopulation: 2,84983ABA+AC+BC
93Upper St. Clair, PAPopulation: 19,23383B+DA+A+AB+C
94Grove City, PAPopulation: 8,27782A+A+A+AC+CD+
95Level Green, PAPopulation: 3,69982CAA+A+B+BC
96Reiffton, PAPopulation: 4,54282A+CA+B+B+BC
97Mechanicsburg, PAPopulation: 8,96682A+BA+AC+BC+
98Blairsville, PAPopulation: 3,42582AA+A+ACD+C
99Churchville, PAPopulation: 4,19482BFA+A+A+AC+
100Hummelstown, PAPopulation: 4,51582B+BA+ABBC+
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