Best Places to Live in Texas

AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in Texas by using a Livability Score out of 100. The Livability Score for each city in Texas is calculated from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. Texas has a population of 26,448,193 and a population density of 96.9. The capital city is Austin and the largest city in Texas is Houston. 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
1Lost Creek, TXPopulation: 4,35893BAA+A+A+A+A
2Las Palmas, TXPopulation: 7292A+A+A+A+A+CA+
3West University Place, TXPopulation: 14,86692A+FA+A+A+A+A+
4University Park, TXPopulation: 23,24191A+FA+A+A+A+A
5Highland Park, TXPopulation: 8,62391A+FA+A+A+A+A
6Taylor Lake Village, TXPopulation: 3,56890B+AA+A+A+BA+
7Spring Valley Village, TXPopulation: 3,77890A+FA+A+A+A+A+
8Hunters Creek Village, TXPopulation: 4,41390A+FA+A+A+A+A+
9Hilshire Village, TXPopulation: 80390A+FA+A+A+A+A+
10Rollingwood, TXPopulation: 1,58890A+FA+A+A+A+A
11Southside Place, TXPopulation: 1,71590A+FA+A+A+A+A+
12El Lago, TXPopulation: 2,74189B+AA+A+ABA+
13Southlake, TXPopulation: 26,45489A+FA+A+A+A+A
14Bellaire, TXPopulation: 16,93589A+FA+A+A+A+A+
15Terrell Hills, TXPopulation: 4,92989A+FA+A+A+A+A+
16Bunker Hill Village, TXPopulation: 3,68089AFA+A+A+A+A+
17The Woodlands, TXPopulation: 97,95189A+D+A+A+AB+A+
18Piney Point Village, TXPopulation: 3,15889B+FA+A+A+A+A+
19Cinco Ranch, TXPopulation: 17,83389ACA+A+A+B+A+
20Wimberley, TXPopulation: 2,63988A+AA+AC+BA
21Salado, TXPopulation: 1,72488BAA+A+B+B+A
22Seabrook, TXPopulation: 11,95588AB+A+ABBA+
23Oak Ridge North, TXPopulation: 3,08088A+C+A+AB+BA+
24Friendswood, TXPopulation: 35,85388A+CA+AABA+
25Colleyville, TXPopulation: 23,00988AFA+A+A+AA
26Allen, TXPopulation: 84,38788A+CA+AABA
27Kemah, TXPopulation: 2,02088AA+A+B+B+C+A+
28Westover Hills, TXPopulation: 62587AFA+A+A+A+A
29League City, TXPopulation: 83,02687AAA+AB+BA+
30Aledo, TXPopulation: 2,71787B+A+A+AB+C+A
31Pflugerville, TXPopulation: 47,60287A+BA+AB+BA
32Keller, TXPopulation: 39,76387A+DA+AAB+A
33Woodway, TXPopulation: 8,47187BAA+AB+BA
34Brazos Bend, TXPopulation: 30487FA+A+AA+A+A
35Georgetown, TXPopulation: 48,22087A+BA+B+BBA
36Hudson Oaks, TXPopulation: 1,65987CB+A+AA+B+A
37Murphy, TXPopulation: 17,49687A+DA+A+AB+A
38Pearland, TXPopulation: 90,34787AB+A+AABA+
39Frisco, TXPopulation: 116,94487A+DA+A+AB+A
40Cedar Park, TXPopulation: 51,66487AC+A+AB+BA
41Paloma Creek South, TXPopulation: 3,32987D+A+A+A+ABA
42Shavano Park, TXPopulation: 3,06587BFA+A+A+A+A+
43Alamo Heights, TXPopulation: 7,13186A+DB+A+AAA+
44Pecan Grove, TXPopulation: 15,88186C+B+A+AABA+
45Justin, TXPopulation: 3,22486BAA+AB+C+A
46Whitehouse, TXPopulation: 7,63586BAA+ABC+A
47Clear Lake Shores, TXPopulation: 1,22986AD+A+AAB+A+
48Missouri City, TXPopulation: 67,17386B+B+A+AB+BA+
49Plano, TXPopulation: 263,12286A+D+A+AB+BA
50Copper Canyon, TXPopulation: 1,23686FA+A+A+AAA
51Olmos Park, TXPopulation: 2,12286AFA+A+AA+A+
52Dalworthington Gardens, TXPopulation: 2,15286ADA+AAAA
53Hollywood Park, TXPopulation: 3,07886A+DA+A+AB+A+
54Roanoke, TXPopulation: 6,05086AA+A+A+BC+A
55The Colony, TXPopulation: 36,71886ABA+AB+C+A
56The Hills, TXPopulation: 2,46086BFA+A+A+A+A
57Corinth, TXPopulation: 19,73686CAA+AABA
58Wylie, TXPopulation: 40,79386ABA+AB+BA
59Schertz, TXPopulation: 31,93486B+AA+ABBA+
60Lake Jackson, TXPopulation: 27,02886B+A+A+B+BC+A+
61Bee Cave, TXPopulation: 4,06986A+FAA+AA+A
62Round Rock, TXPopulation: 100,76486A+B+A+B+BBA
63Hewitt, TXPopulation: 13,50586C+A+A+ABC+A
64Argyle, TXPopulation: 3,30986BDA+A+AAA
65Sugar Land, TXPopulation: 79,47586AD+A+AAB+A+
66Meadows Place, TXPopulation: 4,71286B+AAAB+C+A+
67New Territory, TXPopulation: 15,47586BD+A+AAB+A+
68Chandler, TXPopulation: 2,72586BA+A+ABC+A
69Westlake, TXPopulation: 1,05985CFA+A+A+A+A
70West Lake Hills, TXPopulation: 3,13285CFA+A+A+A+A
71Krugerville, TXPopulation: 1,51785C+AA+AB+BA
72Nassau Bay, TXPopulation: 4,02485A+B+C+A+B+BA+
73Lake Dallas, TXPopulation: 7,15985AA+AB+BC+A
74Todd Mission, TXPopulation: 27985FA+A+A+B+BA+
75Hill Country Village, TXPopulation: 1,01885AFBA+A+A+A+
76Mountain City, TXPopulation: 74885DA+A+AABA
77Prosper, TXPopulation: 9,96085B+DA+A+AAA
78Greatwood, TXPopulation: 11,41585C+DA+AA+B+A+
79La Porte, TXPopulation: 33,85985AA+A+C+BCA+
80Coppell, TXPopulation: 39,21285BDA+A+AB+A
81Buda, TXPopulation: 7,83585B+AA+B+B+BA
82Falman, TXPopulation: 3785BA+A+A+D+BA+
83Lakeway, TXPopulation: 11,51785BFA+A+AAA
84Little Elm, TXPopulation: 25,91685B+AA+BB+C+A
85Scenic Oaks, TXPopulation: 5,38785CDA+AA+AA+
86Serenada, TXPopulation: 1,10385FAA+A+AB+A
87Rowlett, TXPopulation: 55,97085A+CA+B+B+BA
88Fulshear, TXPopulation: 1,36585C+DA+AA+AA+
89Cibolo, TXPopulation: 15,54185C+CA+A+ABA+
90DeCordova, TXPopulation: 2,70385D+A+A+ABBA
91San Leanna, TXPopulation: 56985B+D+A+AB+B+A
92Hutto, TXPopulation: 15,88285B+BA+ABC+A
93Fredericksburg, TXPopulation: 10,55685A+C+A+B+C+BA
94Mansfield, TXPopulation: 55,81885B+CA+AABA
95Annetta South, TXPopulation: 46885FA+A+A+AB+A
96Denton, TXPopulation: 115,09885A+A+B+B+C+C+A
97Quail Creek, TXPopulation: 1,45385C+A+A+B+C+CA+
98Flower Mound, TXPopulation: 65,33085C+D+A+A+A+B+A
99Brushy Creek, TXPopulation: 23,97685BD+A+A+ABA
100Richardson, TXPopulation: 100,05785A+CAABBA
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