Best Places to Live in Rhode Island

AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in Rhode Island by using a Livability Score out of 100. The Livability Score for each city in Rhode Island is calculated from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. Rhode Island has a population of 1,051,511 and a population density of 679.8. The capital city is Providence and the largest city in Rhode Island is Providence. 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
1Watch Hill, RIPopulation: 20783C+DA+AAA+C
2Wakefield-Peacedale, RIPopulation: 8,51182A+FA+ABAC
3Narragansett Pier, RIPopulation: 4,02581AFA+AC+AC
4Westerly, RIPopulation: 17,71280A+DA+BBB+C
5Newport East, RIPopulation: 11,17780AFA+B+BAC
6Kingston, RIPopulation: 6,70978CFA+ABAC
7Warwick, RIPopulation: 82,69878ADAB+BBC
8Cranston, RIPopulation: 80,44678A+DABBB+C
9Greenville, RIPopulation: 8,92878CFA+AB+B+D+
10Cumberland Hill, RIPopulation: 8,35677CDA+AB+B+D+
11Chepachet, RIPopulation: 1,31777CDA+B+B+B+D+
12Misquamicut, RIPopulation: 41277DFA+AB+A+C
13Quonochontaug, RIPopulation: 44176FFA+A+AA+C
14East Providence, RIPopulation: 47,14576ADA+C+C+B+C
15Hope Valley, RIPopulation: 1,64976D+DA+ABAC
16Warwick, RIPopulation: 82,69876BDAB+BBC
17Weekapaug, RIPopulation: 32076DFA+AC+AC
18Newport, RIPopulation: 24,37675A+FDABAC
19Wyoming, RIPopulation: 15475C+DABBB+C
20Greene, RIPopulation: 1,01675FFA+AAB+C
21Valley Falls, RIPopulation: 11,53375BDA+C+BB+D+
22Clayville, RIPopulation: 21674FDA+B+A+B+C
23Ashaway, RIPopulation: 1,48374FDA+AB+B+C
24Carolina, RIPopulation: 1,39474FFA+B+B+B+C
25Harmony, RIPopulation: 1,21874DDA+BBB+D+
26Pascoag, RIPopulation: 3,81473DDA+BC+BD+
27Tiverton, RIPopulation: 7,35872DDABBB+C
28Harrisville, RIPopulation: 2,52572FDA+C+BB+D+
29Pawtucket, RIPopulation: 71,24672A+DCCCBC
30Bradford, RIPopulation: 1,57470FDA+CCB+C
31Woonsocket, RIPopulation: 41,24470A+DD+CCBD+
32Providence, RIPopulation: 178,18570A+DFCCBC
33Central Falls, RIPopulation: 19,37465A+D+DFDBD+
34Foster Center, RIPopulation: 31665FDACDB+D+
35Melville, RIPopulation: 1,81365FDA+A+CCC
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