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: 4,35893BA+A+A+A+A+A
2Las Palmas, TXPopulation: 7290A+A+AA+A+CA+
3West University Place, TXPopulation: 14,86690A+FAA+A+A+A+
4University Park, TXPopulation: 23,24189A+FA+A+A+A+A
5Taylor Lake Village, TXPopulation: 3,56889B+AA+A+A+BA+
6Southside Place, TXPopulation: 1,71589A+FA+A+A+A+A+
7Highland Park, TXPopulation: 8,62389A+FAA+A+A+A
8Spring Valley Village, TXPopulation: 3,77889A+FA+A+A+A+A+
9Hunters Creek Village, TXPopulation: 4,41388A+FA+A+A+A+A+
10El Lago, TXPopulation: 2,74188B+AA+A+ABA+
11Bunker Hill Village, TXPopulation: 3,68088AFA+A+A+A+A+
12Rollingwood, TXPopulation: 1,58888A+FAA+A+A+A
13Terrell Hills, TXPopulation: 4,92988A+FAA+A+A+A+
14Piney Point Village, TXPopulation: 3,15888B+FA+A+A+A+A+
15Hilshire Village, TXPopulation: 80387A+FAA+A+A+A+
16Bellaire, TXPopulation: 16,93587A+FAA+A+A+A+
17Wimberley, TXPopulation: 2,63987A+AA+AC+BA
18Southlake, TXPopulation: 26,45487A+FAA+A+A+A
19Colleyville, TXPopulation: 23,00987AFA+A+A+AA
20Westover Hills, TXPopulation: 62587AFAA+A+A+A
21Salado, TXPopulation: 1,72487BAA+A+B+B+A
22The Woodlands, TXPopulation: 97,95187A+D+AA+AB+A+
23Friendswood, TXPopulation: 35,85387A+CA+AABA+
24Cinco Ranch, TXPopulation: 17,83386ACAA+A+B+A+
25Oak Ridge North, TXPopulation: 3,08086A+C+A+AB+BA+
26Kemah, TXPopulation: 2,02086AA+A+B+B+C+A+
27Hill Country Village, TXPopulation: 1,01886AFB+A+A+A+A+
28Hudson Oaks, TXPopulation: 1,65986CB+A+AA+B+A
29Allen, TXPopulation: 84,38786A+CAAABA
30Murphy, TXPopulation: 17,49686A+DA+A+AB+A
31Seabrook, TXPopulation: 11,95586AB+AABBA+
32Alamo Heights, TXPopulation: 7,13186A+DBA+AAA+
33Keller, TXPopulation: 39,76386A+DA+AAB+A
34League City, TXPopulation: 83,02686AAB+AB+BA+
35Hollywood Park, TXPopulation: 3,07885A+DAA+AB+A+
36Clear Lake Shores, TXPopulation: 1,22985AD+A+AAB+A+
37Aledo, TXPopulation: 2,71785B+A+AAB+C+A
38The Hills, TXPopulation: 2,46085BFA+A+A+A+A
39Olmos Park, TXPopulation: 2,12285AFAA+AA+A+
40Pearland, TXPopulation: 90,34785AB+B+AABA+
41Frisco, TXPopulation: 116,94485A+DAA+AB+A
42Bee Cave, TXPopulation: 4,06985A+FB+A+AA+A
43Westlake, TXPopulation: 1,05985CFA+A+A+A+A
44Woodway, TXPopulation: 8,47185BAAAB+BA
45Pflugerville, TXPopulation: 47,60285A+BAAB+BA
46Shavano Park, TXPopulation: 3,06585BFAA+A+A+A+
47Plano, TXPopulation: 263,12284A+D+B+AB+BA
48Georgetown, TXPopulation: 48,22084A+BAB+BBA
49Serenada, TXPopulation: 1,10384FAA+A+AB+A
50Copper Canyon, TXPopulation: 1,23684FB+A+A+AAA
51West Lake Hills, TXPopulation: 3,13284CFA+A+A+A+A
52Meadows Place, TXPopulation: 4,71284B+ABAB+C+A+
53Nassau Bay, TXPopulation: 4,02484A+B+CA+B+BA+
54Justin, TXPopulation: 3,22484BAAAB+C+A
55Whitehouse, TXPopulation: 7,63584BAAABC+A
56Roanoke, TXPopulation: 6,05084AA+B+A+BC+A
57Dalworthington Gardens, TXPopulation: 2,15284ADAAAAA
58Corinth, TXPopulation: 19,73684CAA+AABA
59Cedar Park, TXPopulation: 51,66484AC+AAB+BA
60Pecan Grove, TXPopulation: 15,88184C+B+AAABA+
61Argyle, TXPopulation: 3,30984BDA+A+AAA
62Wylie, TXPopulation: 40,79384ABAAB+BA
63Fulshear, TXPopulation: 1,36584C+DA+AA+AA+
64Round Rock, TXPopulation: 100,76484A+B+B+B+BBA
65Lake Jackson, TXPopulation: 27,02884B+A+BB+BC+A+
66Krugerville, TXPopulation: 1,51784C+AA+AB+BA
67Missouri City, TXPopulation: 67,17384B+B+AAB+BA+
68Buda, TXPopulation: 7,83584B+AB+B+B+BA
69Hewitt, TXPopulation: 13,50584C+A+AABC+A
70Schertz, TXPopulation: 31,93484B+AB+ABBA+
71Colorado Acres, TXPopulation: 984A+A+CA+D+CA
72Chandler, TXPopulation: 2,72584BA+AABC+A
73Hutto, TXPopulation: 15,88284B+BA+ABC+A
74The Colony, TXPopulation: 36,71884ABAAB+C+A
75Lake Dallas, TXPopulation: 7,15984AA+BB+BC+A
76Paloma Creek South, TXPopulation: 3,32983D+B+AA+ABA
77Weatherford, TXPopulation: 25,41783A+A+ABC+C+A
78Highland Haven, TXPopulation: 38083DA+AA+BB+A
79Denton, TXPopulation: 115,09883A+A+C+B+C+C+A
80Sugar Land, TXPopulation: 79,47583AD+B+AAB+A+
81Harker Heights, TXPopulation: 26,57983A+A+CB+BBA
82Atascocita, TXPopulation: 65,69383AAC+B+B+C+A+
83Fredericksburg, TXPopulation: 10,55683A+C+B+B+C+BA
84Coppell, TXPopulation: 39,21283BDA+A+AB+A
85Manchaca, TXPopulation: 1,19483BCA+ABBA
86Todd Mission, TXPopulation: 27983FA+AA+B+BA+
87New Territory, TXPopulation: 15,47583BD+AAAB+A+
88Falman, TXPopulation: 3783BA+B+A+D+BA+
89Flower Mound, TXPopulation: 65,33083C+D+A+A+A+B+A
90Scenic Oaks, TXPopulation: 5,38783CDAAA+AA+
91Richardson, TXPopulation: 100,05783A+CBABBA
92Cibolo, TXPopulation: 15,54183C+CAA+ABA+
93Greatwood, TXPopulation: 11,41583C+DAAA+B+A+
94Barton Creek, TXPopulation: 3,15883DFA+A+A+A+A
95Little Elm, TXPopulation: 25,91683B+AABB+C+A
96Katy, TXPopulation: 14,36383A+ACBBC+A+
97Edgewater Estates, TXPopulation: 983A+A+CA+D+CA+
98Portland, TXPopulation: 15,24383B+A+BB+BC+A+
99Prosper, TXPopulation: 9,96083B+DAA+AAA
100La Porte, TXPopulation: 33,85983AA+AC+BCA+
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