Best Places to Live in Tennessee

AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in Tennessee by using a Livability Score out of 100. The Livability Score for each city in Tennessee is calculated from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. Tennessee has a population of 6,495,978 and a population density of 153.1. The capital city is Nashville and the largest city in Tennessee is Memphis. 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
1Brentwood, TNPopulation: 37,28887A+FA+A+A+A+B+
2Belle Meade, TNPopulation: 3,01686AFA+A+A+A+B+
3Bartlett, TNPopulation: 54,45285A+ABA+B+BB+
4Germantown, TNPopulation: 38,95485AD+AA+AB+B+
5Spring Hill, TNPopulation: 28,76485ABAA+B+BB+
6Hendersonville, TNPopulation: 51,50084A+B+B+ABBB+
7Collierville, TNPopulation: 44,61384ACB+A+AB+B+
8Farragut, TNPopulation: 20,68883AD+B+A+AAB
9White House, TNPopulation: 10,24383BAB+ABBB+
10Franklin, TNPopulation: 63,11783A+DB+A+B+AB+
11Tusculum, TNPopulation: 2,65183B+A+A+BC+BB
12Maryville, TNPopulation: 27,54783A+A+BB+C+BB
13Oakland, TNPopulation: 6,50882C+AAABBB+
14Atoka, TNPopulation: 8,35682C+A+AB+B+BB+
15Pleasant View, TNPopulation: 4,10882BAA+B+BBB
16Ridgeside, TNPopulation: 49582BDAA+AAB+
17Arlington, TNPopulation: 11,10882B+CBA+AB+B+
18Nolensville, TNPopulation: 5,81282BDAA+AB+B+
19Forest Hills, TNPopulation: 4,83682D+FA+A+A+A+B+
20Jonesborough, TNPopulation: 5,02082AA+B+ACC+B
21Green Hill, TNPopulation: 6,46782BABABBB+
22Mount Juliet, TNPopulation: 24,55781BB+B+ABBB+
23Lakeland, TNPopulation: 12,21881CBAA+B+B+B+
24Oak Hill, TNPopulation: 4,55081CFAA+AAB+
25Smyrna, TNPopulation: 40,11881AA+C+B+C+C+B+
26Medina, TNPopulation: 3,50581D+AA+ABC+B+
27Oak Ridge, TNPopulation: 29,23581AA+CB+C+C+B
28Signal Mountain, TNPopulation: 7,57381CDAA+B+B+B+
29Murfreesboro, TNPopulation: 109,17280A+ADAC+BB+
30Colonial Heights, TNPopulation: 4,35680BA+BAC+C+B
31Clarksville, TNPopulation: 133,58380A+A+D+AC+C+B
32Eagleville, TNPopulation: 54380FA+A+BBBB+
33Fairmount, TNPopulation: 2,70780DCA+AAB+B+
34Norris, TNPopulation: 1,75380FAA+A+BBB
35Fairview, TNPopulation: 7,77880C+AB+BC+BB+
36Nashville, TNPopulation: 605,85980A+AFB+CBB+
37Berry Hill, TNPopulation: 45179A+ADB+CBB+
38Piperton, TNPopulation: 1,71679FC+A+AB+B+B+
39Collegedale, TNPopulation: 8,36779C+AB+B+CBB+
40Greenbrier, TNPopulation: 6,42079C+A+BB+C+C+B+
41Gallatin, TNPopulation: 30,44979AA+CBCBB+
42Sewanee, TNPopulation: 2,95979CD+BA+BB+B+
43Munford, TNPopulation: 5,92979CA+C+B+BC+B+
44Shackle Island, TNPopulation: 3,48879FDA+A+AB+B+
45Kingston, TNPopulation: 5,91579BA+C+BC+C+B
46Park City, TNPopulation: 2,68979AA+B+CCCB+
47Tellico Village, TNPopulation: 5,70079CFAA+BAB
48Kingston Springs, TNPopulation: 2,76379FB+A+B+BBB+
49Rossville, TNPopulation: 69378DA+BB+BBB+
50Dandridge, TNPopulation: 2,79578BA+BBCC+B
51La Grange, TNPopulation: 9178FA+ABBB+B+
52Martin, TNPopulation: 11,33078AA+BB+D+CB
53Falling Water, TNPopulation: 1,35978FA+AB+B+C+B+
54Seymour, TNPopulation: 11,19178C+A+CB+BC+B
55Loudon, TNPopulation: 5,46078BA+A+D+CCB
56Goodlettsville, TNPopulation: 15,96078AADB+C+BB+
57South Pittsburg, TNPopulation: 3,07178B+A+BC+D+CB+
58Coopertown, TNPopulation: 4,23678FAA+BB+BB+
59Lookout Mountain, TNPopulation: 1,82678FFA+A+A+A+B+
60Memphis, TNPopulation: 651,05078A+A+FBCD+A
61Tullahoma, TNPopulation: 18,76978A+A+CBD+CB+
62Chattanooga, TNPopulation: 167,86978A+A+FBCC+B+
63Walden, TNPopulation: 2,06178FDA+AAAB+
64Sunbright, TNPopulation: 48178FA+A+BCCB
65Cookeville, TNPopulation: 30,43978A+A+DC+DC+B+
66Knoxville, TNPopulation: 179,97378A+A+FB+D+CB
67Johnson City, TNPopulation: 62,99877A+B+DB+CC+B
68Lebanon, TNPopulation: 26,51077A+ADC+CBB+
69Thompson's Station, TNPopulation: 2,04277FDA+AB+AB+
70Pegram, TNPopulation: 2,19477FAAB+BBB+
71Elkton, TNPopulation: 70377FA+A+CC+D+B+
72Church Hill, TNPopulation: 6,71077C+A+BB+CCB
73Andersonville, TNPopulation: 18477FA+B+BC+BB
74Sale Creek, TNPopulation: 2,46277FA+ABC+C+B+
75Calhoun, TNPopulation: 53577D+A+AC+C+D+B+
76Cleveland, TNPopulation: 41,46177A+A+FBCC+B+
77Harrison, TNPopulation: 7,63177D+A+C+B+C+C+B+
78Clinton, TNPopulation: 9,82777B+A+D+BCC+B
79Fairfield Glade, TNPopulation: 6,89377FAB+ACBB
80Gatlinburg, TNPopulation: 3,96777A+A+FBCBB
81La Vergne, TNPopulation: 32,45877BA+D+BC+C+B+
82Jasper, TNPopulation: 3,27177BA+C+BD+CB+
83White Bluff, TNPopulation: 3,20277CA+BC+C+CB+
84Brighton, TNPopulation: 2,80177DA+BBC+C+B+
85Lakesite, TNPopulation: 1,97877FAA+B+BBB+
86Dickson, TNPopulation: 14,62977AA+D+BD+CB+
87Ridgetop, TNPopulation: 2,05477FAA+BBBB+
88Louisville, TNPopulation: 2,59877FAA+B+C+B+B
89Soddy-Daisy, TNPopulation: 12,69177C+A+C+C+C+C+B+
90Millington, TNPopulation: 10,37777B+A+FBC+C+B+
91Portland, TNPopulation: 11,45476B+A+D+C+C+CB
92Jefferson City, TNPopulation: 8,11876AA+D+C+D+CB
93Centerville, TNPopulation: 3,63776C+A+BC+CCB+
94Pittman Center, TNPopulation: 36076FAA+C+C+BB
95Waverly, TNPopulation: 4,11676C+A+CBCCB
96Mount Carmel, TNPopulation: 5,40976DA+AC+C+CB
97Woodbury, TNPopulation: 2,67676BA+BC+D+D+B+
98Kingsport, TNPopulation: 50,13176AA+DBCCB
99Dayton, TNPopulation: 7,21776AA+C+CDCB+
100Wildwood, TNPopulation: 1,56976FA+ABC+BB
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