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: 1,02080A+FA+A+AAF
2Old Bennington, VTPopulation: 16080A+FA+A+B+AD
3Shelburne, VTPopulation: 96879A+DA+A+B+B+F
4Woodstock, VTPopulation: 93779A+FA+ABAF
5Manchester, VTPopulation: 75278AFA+ABA+D
6Montpelier, VTPopulation: 7,84778A+D+B+A+BBF
7South Burlington, VTPopulation: 17,91378A+DAABB+F
8Essex Junction, VTPopulation: 9,29877A+DAA+BB+F
9Quechee, VTPopulation: 71377BDA+A+BB+F
10Waitsfield, VTPopulation: 22576ADA+A+CB+F
11Manchester Center, VTPopulation: 1,93776B+D+A+B+CB+D
12Winooski, VTPopulation: 7,22376A+D+B+BC+BF
13Middlebury, VTPopulation: 6,51876A+DAAC+B+F
14Barre, VTPopulation: 9,04475A+C+ABCC+F
15Bristol, VTPopulation: 2,01375AD+A+B+CBF
16Hinesburg, VTPopulation: 63175CD+A+A+BBF
17Burlington, VTPopulation: 42,25975A+DB+B+CB+F
18Wilmington, VTPopulation: 56875B+CB+A+CBD
19Waterbury, VTPopulation: 2,09475BDA+AC+B+F
20Poultney, VTPopulation: 1,71075CB+A+ACC+F
21Chester, VTPopulation: 1,19075BD+A+ACBF
22White River Junction, VTPopulation: 2,27374A+D+A+C+CBF
23Richmond, VTPopulation: 80374BD+A+ACBF
24St. Albans, VTPopulation: 6,94474A+CB+B+CBF
25Dorset, VTPopulation: 28674D+DAA+C+B+F
26Springfield, VTPopulation: 4,01774ABC+ACC+F
27Fairlee, VTPopulation: 21374C+DB+A+BBF
28Milton, VTPopulation: 1,81574D+D+AA+BB+F
29Stowe, VTPopulation: 61874AFAB+CAF
30Bellows Falls, VTPopulation: 2,82574AC+ABD+C+F
31Bennington, VTPopulation: 8,86974A+CC+BCC+D
32Wilder, VTPopulation: 1,60673DDA+A+BBF
33Newfane, VTPopulation: 10173DFAA+BAF
34Randolph, VTPopulation: 1,70373B+C+A+BCBF
35Castleton, VTPopulation: 1,16773CD+B+A+C+BF
36Ludlow, VTPopulation: 81473A+D+B+BCBF
37Northfield, VTPopulation: 2,96973BCAACBF
38Brattleboro, VTPopulation: 6,98173A+D+D+B+C+BF
39St. Johnsbury, VTPopulation: 6,42073A+BBBD+C+F
40West Brattleboro, VTPopulation: 2,83773BC+A+BD+C+F
41Vergennes, VTPopulation: 2,59473BCB+BC+BF
42South Barre, VTPopulation: 1,40473D+D+A+A+C+BF
43Rutland, VTPopulation: 16,47872A+CDB+CBF
44Morrisville, VTPopulation: 1,99072BD+A+B+CBF
45Lyndonville, VTPopulation: 1,31072C+AA+B+D+CF
46Jacksonville, VTPopulation: 25672FDB+A+B+BD
47Ascutney, VTPopulation: 51372FBBA+BC+F
48Fair Haven, VTPopulation: 2,22672BC+B+BCC+F
49Jericho, VTPopulation: 1,32672FDA+A+B+B+F
50Putney, VTPopulation: 58472BD+BB+C+BF
51Arlington, VTPopulation: 1,30272FCA+AC+BD
52Wallingford, VTPopulation: 91172DC+BABBF
53Hartland, VTPopulation: 48972FDB+A+AB+F
54North Bennington, VTPopulation: 1,81271D+C+A+BCBD
55Plainfield, VTPopulation: 35071CCBA+CBF
56Brandon, VTPopulation: 1,56071CC+A+C+CBF
57Bradford, VTPopulation: 95271B+C+ABDBF
58Saxtons River, VTPopulation: 56971DC+B+BBBF
59South Shaftsbury, VTPopulation: 54071FBBB+CBD
60Williamstown, VTPopulation: 1,07371DBA+BC+C+F
61Pittsford, VTPopulation: 57571DCBABBF
62West Rutland, VTPopulation: 2,19870FC+A+BC+BF
63North Westminster, VTPopulation: 36770CBBCBBF
64Windsor, VTPopulation: 2,28570BCB+C+CC+F
65Westminster, VTPopulation: 32070FDB+ABB+F
66Jeffersonville, VTPopulation: 72370CD+BACBF
67Swanton, VTPopulation: 2,46570CCA+C+C+BF
68Hyde Park, VTPopulation: 41770DCBABBF
69Bethel, VTPopulation: 41770D+CBBC+BF
70Derby Line, VTPopulation: 92569D+BBACC+F
71East Middlebury, VTPopulation: 39269DDB+B+C+B+F
72East Barre, VTPopulation: 82769DDB+B+BBF
73Enosburg Falls, VTPopulation: 1,38969CC+A+C+D+BF
74Benson, VTPopulation: 32769FABBCCF
75South Royalton, VTPopulation: 72669DCBA+DC+F
76Newport, VTPopulation: 4,60169B+B+CBD+C+F
77East Burke, VTPopulation: 16968DDBA+C+BF
78Cambridge, VTPopulation: 19068FCB+B+C+BF
79Glover, VTPopulation: 35468FABBC+C+F
80Rochester, VTPopulation: 22168DCBADBF
81Richford, VTPopulation: 1,47868D+AA+D+D+CF
82Websterville, VTPopulation: 54068CDBBBCF
83East Montpelier, VTPopulation: 3768FDCA+B+CF
84Proctorsville, VTPopulation: 47468DCBB+CBF
85Worcester, VTPopulation: 14367FD+BBC+BF
86Irasburg, VTPopulation: 16867FBBAD+C+F
87North Springfield, VTPopulation: 44367D+DBACC+F
88Hardwick, VTPopulation: 1,37867CACCCCF
89Marshfield, VTPopulation: 30767FCBB+C+BF
90Wells River, VTPopulation: 36567BCBC+D+BF
91Alburgh, VTPopulation: 43167FBBBCC+F
92Greensboro, VTPopulation: 9667FDAAD+AF
93Johnson, VTPopulation: 1,47867DCA+C+DC+F
94Derby Center, VTPopulation: 78367CCBC+CC+F
95Wells, VTPopulation: 33967FABC+CC+F
96Graniteville, VTPopulation: 44567FABBD+C+F
97Orleans, VTPopulation: 88366DAC+BD+CF
98Cabot, VTPopulation: 30466FB+BB+CC+F
99Barton, VTPopulation: 70166CA+C+C+DD+F
100Perkinsville, VTPopulation: 14366FDBB+BC+F
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