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: 4,35891BAA+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+
7Spring Valley Village, TXPopulation: 3,77889A+FA+A+A+A+A+
8Highland Park, TXPopulation: 8,62389A+FAA+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
13Piney Point Village, TXPopulation: 3,15888B+FA+A+A+A+A+
14Terrell Hills, TXPopulation: 4,92988A+FAA+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+
28Allen, TXPopulation: 84,38786A+CAAABA
29Hudson Oaks, TXPopulation: 1,65986CB+A+AA+B+A
30Murphy, TXPopulation: 17,49686A+DA+A+AB+A
31Seabrook, TXPopulation: 11,95586AB+AABBA+
32Keller, TXPopulation: 39,76386A+DA+AAB+A
33League City, TXPopulation: 83,02686AAB+AB+BA+
34Alamo Heights, TXPopulation: 7,13186A+DBA+AAA+
35Hollywood Park, TXPopulation: 3,07885A+DAA+AB+A+
36Clear Lake Shores, TXPopulation: 1,22985AD+A+AAB+A+
37Copper Canyon, TXPopulation: 1,23685FA+A+A+AAA
38Aledo, TXPopulation: 2,71785B+A+AAB+C+A
39The Hills, TXPopulation: 2,46085BFA+A+A+A+A
40Olmos Park, TXPopulation: 2,12285AFAA+AA+A+
41Pearland, TXPopulation: 90,34785AB+B+AABA+
42Frisco, TXPopulation: 116,94485A+DAA+AB+A
43Bee Cave, TXPopulation: 4,06985A+FB+A+AA+A
44Brazos Bend, TXPopulation: 30485FA+AAA+A+A
45Westlake, TXPopulation: 1,05985CFA+A+A+A+A
46Woodway, TXPopulation: 8,47185BAAAB+BA
47Pflugerville, TXPopulation: 47,60285A+BAAB+BA
48Shavano Park, TXPopulation: 3,06585BFAA+A+A+A+
49Paloma Creek South, TXPopulation: 3,32985D+A+AA+ABA
50Plano, TXPopulation: 263,12284A+D+B+AB+BA
51Georgetown, TXPopulation: 48,22084A+BAB+BBA
52West Lake Hills, TXPopulation: 3,13284CFA+A+A+A+A
53Meadows Place, TXPopulation: 4,71284B+ABAB+C+A+
54Nassau Bay, TXPopulation: 4,02484A+B+CA+B+BA+
55Roanoke, TXPopulation: 6,05084AA+B+A+BC+A
56Whitehouse, TXPopulation: 7,63584BAAABC+A
57Dalworthington Gardens, TXPopulation: 2,15284ADAAAAA
58Corinth, TXPopulation: 19,73684CAA+AABA
59Pecan Grove, TXPopulation: 15,88184C+B+AAABA+
60Serenada, TXPopulation: 1,10384FAA+A+AB+A
61Justin, TXPopulation: 3,22484BAAAB+C+A
62Cedar Park, TXPopulation: 51,66484AC+AAB+BA
63Argyle, TXPopulation: 3,30984BDA+A+AAA
64Wylie, TXPopulation: 40,79384ABAAB+BA
65Fulshear, TXPopulation: 1,36584C+DA+AA+AA+
66Lake Jackson, TXPopulation: 27,02884B+A+BB+BC+A+
67Round Rock, TXPopulation: 100,76484A+B+B+B+BBA
68Krugerville, TXPopulation: 1,51784C+AA+AB+BA
69Missouri City, TXPopulation: 67,17384B+B+AAB+BA+
70Buda, TXPopulation: 7,83584B+AB+B+B+BA
71Hewitt, TXPopulation: 13,50584C+A+AABC+A
72Schertz, TXPopulation: 31,93484B+AB+ABBA+
73DeCordova, TXPopulation: 2,70384D+A+A+ABBA
74Chandler, TXPopulation: 2,72584BA+AABC+A
75Hutto, TXPopulation: 15,88284B+BA+ABC+A
76The Colony, TXPopulation: 36,71884ABAAB+C+A
77Lake Dallas, TXPopulation: 7,15984AA+BB+BC+A
78Weatherford, TXPopulation: 25,41784A+A+ABC+C+A
79Sugar Land, TXPopulation: 79,47583AD+B+AAB+A+
80Denton, TXPopulation: 115,09883A+A+C+B+C+C+A
81Atascocita, TXPopulation: 65,69383AAC+B+B+C+A+
82Fredericksburg, TXPopulation: 10,55683A+C+B+B+C+BA
83Coppell, TXPopulation: 39,21283BDA+A+AB+A
84Harker Heights, TXPopulation: 26,57983A+A+CB+BBA
85Manchaca, TXPopulation: 1,19483BCA+ABBA
86New Territory, TXPopulation: 15,47583BD+AAAB+A+
87Flower Mound, TXPopulation: 65,33083C+D+A+A+A+B+A
88Scenic Oaks, TXPopulation: 5,38783CDAAA+AA+
89Cibolo, TXPopulation: 15,54183C+CAA+ABA+
90Richardson, TXPopulation: 100,05783A+CBABBA
91Barton Creek, TXPopulation: 3,15883DFA+A+A+A+A
92Greatwood, TXPopulation: 11,41583C+DAAA+B+A+
93Todd Mission, TXPopulation: 27983FA+AA+B+BA+
94Little Elm, TXPopulation: 25,91683B+AABB+C+A
95Mountain City, TXPopulation: 74883DA+B+AABA
96Falman, TXPopulation: 3783BA+B+A+D+BA+
97Katy, TXPopulation: 14,36383A+ACBBC+A+
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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