Best Places To Live In Rhode Island 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score80
  • Narragansett Pier, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,025
78
  • Wakefield-Peacedale, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,511
77
  • Watch Hill, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 207
77
  • Cranston, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 80,446
77
  • Westerly, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 17,712
77
  • Newport East, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,177
77
  • Kingston, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,709
76
  • East Providence, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 47,145
76
  • Greenville, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,928
76
  • Newport, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 24,376
76
  • Warwick, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 82,698
76
  • Cumberland Hill, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,356
75
  • Ashaway, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,483
75
  • Misquamicut, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 412
74
  • Chepachet, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,317
74
  • Hope Valley, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,649
74
  • Quonochontaug, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 441
74
  • Tiverton, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,358
73
  • Greene, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,016
73
  • Weekapaug, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 320
73
  • Wyoming, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 154
73
  • Valley Falls, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,533
73
  • Pascoag, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,814
72
  • Pawtucket, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 71,246
72
  • Carolina, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,394
71
  • Harmony, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,218
71
  • Harrisville, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,525
71
  • Providence, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 178,185
71
  • Clayville, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 216
70
  • Woonsocket, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 41,244
70
  • Melville, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,813
69
  • Bradford, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,574
65
  • Central Falls, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 19,374
61
  • Foster Center, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 316
AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in Rhode Island for 2016 using our Livability Score. The Livability Score for each city in Rhode Island is calculated out of 100 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 1,052,471 and a population density of 679.8 people per square mile. The capital city is Providence and the largest city in Rhode Island is Providence. To filter the results, use the dropdown options to sort by population or category.