Best Places to Live in Vermont

AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in Vermont by using a Livability Score out of 100. The Livability Score for each city in Vermont is calculated from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. Vermont has a population of 626,630 and a population density of 65.1. The capital city is Montpelier and the largest city in Vermont is Burlington. 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
1Norwich, VTPopulation: 1,02082A+FA+A+AAF
2Old Bennington, VTPopulation: 16081A+FA+A+B+AD
3Shelburne, VTPopulation: 96880A+DA+A+B+B+F
4South Burlington, VTPopulation: 17,91380A+DA+ABB+F
5Montpelier, VTPopulation: 7,84780A+D+A+A+BBF
6Essex Junction, VTPopulation: 9,29879A+DA+A+BB+F
7Woodstock, VTPopulation: 93779A+FA+ABAF
8Manchester, VTPopulation: 75279AFA+ABA+D
9Quechee, VTPopulation: 71378BDA+A+BB+F
10Waitsfield, VTPopulation: 22578ADA+A+CB+F
11Middlebury, VTPopulation: 6,51878A+DA+AC+B+F
12Winooski, VTPopulation: 7,22378A+D+A+BC+BF
13Manchester Center, VTPopulation: 1,93777B+D+A+B+CB+D
14Burlington, VTPopulation: 42,25977A+DA+B+CB+F
15Wilmington, VTPopulation: 56877B+CA+A+CBD
16Bristol, VTPopulation: 2,01377AD+A+B+CBF
17Barre, VTPopulation: 9,04477A+C+A+BCC+F
18Hinesburg, VTPopulation: 63177CD+A+A+BBF
19Poultney, VTPopulation: 1,71076CB+A+ACC+F
20White River Junction, VTPopulation: 2,27376A+D+A+C+CBF
21Chester, VTPopulation: 1,19076BD+A+ACBF
22Waterbury, VTPopulation: 2,09476BDA+AC+B+F
23Dorset, VTPopulation: 28676D+DA+A+C+B+F
24Newfane, VTPopulation: 10176DFA+A+BAF
25St. Albans, VTPopulation: 6,94476A+CA+B+CBF
26Milton, VTPopulation: 1,81576D+D+A+A+BB+F
27Fairlee, VTPopulation: 21376C+DA+A+BBF
28Bellows Falls, VTPopulation: 2,82575AC+A+BD+C+F
29Richmond, VTPopulation: 80375BD+A+ACBF
30Vergennes, VTPopulation: 2,59475BCA+BC+BF
31Randolph, VTPopulation: 1,70375B+C+A+BCBF
32Northfield, VTPopulation: 2,96975BCA+ACBF
33Ludlow, VTPopulation: 81475A+D+A+BCBF
34Stowe, VTPopulation: 61875AFA+B+CAF
35Castleton, VTPopulation: 1,16775CD+A+A+C+BF
36Wilder, VTPopulation: 1,60675DDA+A+BBF
37St. Johnsbury, VTPopulation: 6,42075A+BABD+C+F
38West Brattleboro, VTPopulation: 2,83774BC+A+BD+C+F
39Springfield, VTPopulation: 4,01774ABBACC+F
40Bennington, VTPopulation: 8,86974A+CBBCC+D
41South Barre, VTPopulation: 1,40474D+D+A+A+C+BF
42Lyndonville, VTPopulation: 1,31074C+AA+B+D+CF
43Morrisville, VTPopulation: 1,99074BD+A+B+CBF
44Jacksonville, VTPopulation: 25674FDA+A+B+BD
45Ascutney, VTPopulation: 51373FBA+A+BC+F
46Hartland, VTPopulation: 48973FDA+A+AB+F
47Fair Haven, VTPopulation: 2,22673BC+A+BCC+F
48Wallingford, VTPopulation: 91173DC+A+ABBF
49Putney, VTPopulation: 58473BD+AB+C+BF
50Jericho, VTPopulation: 1,32673FDA+A+B+B+F
51North Bennington, VTPopulation: 1,81273D+C+A+BCBD
52Saxtons River, VTPopulation: 56973DC+A+BBBF
53Arlington, VTPopulation: 1,30273FCA+AC+BD
54Brandon, VTPopulation: 1,56073CC+A+C+CBF
55Plainfield, VTPopulation: 35072CCAA+CBF
56Williamstown, VTPopulation: 1,07372DBA+BC+C+F
57West Rutland, VTPopulation: 2,19872FC+A+BC+BF
58Westminster, VTPopulation: 32072FDA+ABB+F
59Pittsford, VTPopulation: 57572DCAABBF
60Bradford, VTPopulation: 95272B+C+A+BDBF
61Windsor, VTPopulation: 2,28572BCA+C+CC+F
62South Shaftsbury, VTPopulation: 54072FBAB+CBD
63Swanton, VTPopulation: 2,46572CCA+C+C+BF
64Brattleboro, VTPopulation: 6,98172A+D+DB+C+BF
65North Westminster, VTPopulation: 36772CBACBBF
66Hyde Park, VTPopulation: 41771DCAABBF
67Jeffersonville, VTPopulation: 72371CD+AACBF
68Bethel, VTPopulation: 41771D+CABC+BF
69East Middlebury, VTPopulation: 39271DDA+B+C+B+F
70East Barre, VTPopulation: 82771DDA+B+BBF
71Derby Line, VTPopulation: 92570D+BB+ACC+F
72Enosburg Falls, VTPopulation: 1,38970CC+A+C+D+BF
73Rutland, VTPopulation: 16,47870A+CFB+CBF
74Cambridge, VTPopulation: 19070FCA+B+C+BF
75East Burke, VTPopulation: 16970DDAA+C+BF
76Richford, VTPopulation: 1,47870D+AA+D+D+CF
77South Royalton, VTPopulation: 72669DCB+A+DC+F
78Benson, VTPopulation: 32769FABBCCF
79Newport, VTPopulation: 4,60169B+B+C+BD+C+F
80Worcester, VTPopulation: 14369FD+A+BC+BF
81Greensboro, VTPopulation: 9669FDA+AD+AF
82Glover, VTPopulation: 35469FABBC+C+F
83Rochester, VTPopulation: 22169DCB+ADBF
84Websterville, VTPopulation: 54069CDB+BBCF
85Proctorsville, VTPopulation: 47469DCAB+CBF
86Irasburg, VTPopulation: 16869FBAAD+C+F
87Johnson, VTPopulation: 1,47868DCA+C+DC+F
88East Montpelier, VTPopulation: 3768FDC+A+B+CF
89Wells River, VTPopulation: 36568BCB+C+D+BF
90North Springfield, VTPopulation: 44368D+DB+ACC+F
91Alburgh, VTPopulation: 43168FBB+BCC+F
92Marshfield, VTPopulation: 30768FCB+B+C+BF
93Graniteville, VTPopulation: 44568FAABD+C+F
94Hardwick, VTPopulation: 1,37868CAC+CCCF
95Derby Center, VTPopulation: 78367CCB+C+CC+F
96Wells, VTPopulation: 33967FAB+C+CC+F
97Cabot, VTPopulation: 30467FB+B+B+CC+F
98Perkinsville, VTPopulation: 14367FDB+B+BC+F
99Orleans, VTPopulation: 88367DABBD+CF
100Coventry, VTPopulation: 11667FB+B+C+C+C+F
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