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
4Montpelier, VTPopulation: 7,84779A+D+A+A+BBF
5Essex Junction, VTPopulation: 9,29879A+DA+A+BB+F
6Woodstock, VTPopulation: 93779A+FA+ABAF
7Quechee, VTPopulation: 71378BDA+A+BB+F
8Middlebury, VTPopulation: 6,51878A+DA+AC+B+F
9Waitsfield, VTPopulation: 22578ADA+A+CB+F
10Manchester, VTPopulation: 75278AFA+ABA+D
11Wilmington, VTPopulation: 56877B+CA+A+CBD
12Manchester Center, VTPopulation: 1,93777B+D+A+B+CB+D
13Bristol, VTPopulation: 2,01377AD+A+B+CBF
14Hinesburg, VTPopulation: 63177CD+A+A+BBF
15Poultney, VTPopulation: 1,71076CB+A+ACC+F
16St. Johnsbury, VTPopulation: 6,42076A+BA+BD+C+F
17Ludlow, VTPopulation: 81476A+D+A+BCBF
18Burlington, VTPopulation: 42,25976A+DAB+CB+F
19White River Junction, VTPopulation: 2,27376A+D+A+C+CBF
20Chester, VTPopulation: 1,19076BD+A+ACBF
21Waterbury, VTPopulation: 2,09476BDA+AC+B+F
22Dorset, VTPopulation: 28676D+DA+A+C+B+F
23Newfane, VTPopulation: 10176DFA+A+BAF
24South Burlington, VTPopulation: 17,91375A+DC+ABB+F
25Winooski, VTPopulation: 7,22375A+D+B+BC+BF
26Randolph, VTPopulation: 1,70375B+C+A+BCBF
27Milton, VTPopulation: 1,81575D+D+A+A+BB+F
28Northfield, VTPopulation: 2,96975BCA+ACBF
29Fairlee, VTPopulation: 21375C+DAA+BBF
30Wilder, VTPopulation: 1,60675DDA+A+BBF
31West Brattleboro, VTPopulation: 2,83774BC+A+BD+C+F
32Castleton, VTPopulation: 1,16774CD+AA+C+BF
33South Barre, VTPopulation: 1,40474D+D+A+A+C+BF
34Richmond, VTPopulation: 80374BD+A+ACBF
35Lyndonville, VTPopulation: 1,31074C+AA+B+D+CF
36Vergennes, VTPopulation: 2,59474BCA+BC+BF
37Morrisville, VTPopulation: 1,99074BD+A+B+CBF
38Bennington, VTPopulation: 8,86974A+CBBCC+D
39Brattleboro, VTPopulation: 6,98174A+D+CB+C+BF
40Springfield, VTPopulation: 4,01774ABC+ACC+F
41Stowe, VTPopulation: 61873AFAB+CAF
42Bradford, VTPopulation: 95273B+C+A+BDBF
43Jericho, VTPopulation: 1,32673FDA+A+B+B+F
44North Bennington, VTPopulation: 1,81273D+C+A+BCBD
45Jacksonville, VTPopulation: 25673FDAA+B+BD
46Arlington, VTPopulation: 1,30273FCA+AC+BD
47Ascutney, VTPopulation: 51373FBAA+BC+F
48Hartland, VTPopulation: 48972FDAA+AB+F
49Windsor, VTPopulation: 2,28572BCA+C+CC+F
50Wallingford, VTPopulation: 91172DC+AABBF
51Williamstown, VTPopulation: 1,07372DBA+BC+C+F
52Putney, VTPopulation: 58472BD+B+B+C+BF
53West Rutland, VTPopulation: 2,19872FC+A+BC+BF
54Saxtons River, VTPopulation: 56972DC+A+BBBF
55Plainfield, VTPopulation: 35071CCBA+CBF
56Westminster, VTPopulation: 32071FDA+ABB+F
57East Montpelier, VTPopulation: 3771FDA+A+B+CF
58Pittsford, VTPopulation: 57571DCB+ABBF
59Swanton, VTPopulation: 2,46571CCA+C+C+BF
60South Shaftsbury, VTPopulation: 54071FBBB+CBD
61Barre, VTPopulation: 9,04471A+C+DBCC+F
62Brandon, VTPopulation: 1,56071CC+A+C+CBF
63North Westminster, VTPopulation: 36771CBB+CBBF
64Hyde Park, VTPopulation: 41770DCB+ABBF
65Jeffersonville, VTPopulation: 72370CD+BACBF
66Newport, VTPopulation: 4,60170B+B+BBD+C+F
67Bethel, VTPopulation: 41770D+CB+BC+BF
68East Middlebury, VTPopulation: 39270DDA+B+C+B+F
69Enosburg Falls, VTPopulation: 1,38970CC+A+C+D+BF
70Bellows Falls, VTPopulation: 2,82570AC+CBD+C+F
71East Barre, VTPopulation: 82770DDAB+BBF
72Hardwick, VTPopulation: 1,37870CAACCCF
73Canaan, VTPopulation: 46570DAA+C+D+CF
74Rutland, VTPopulation: 16,47870A+CFB+CBF
75Richford, VTPopulation: 1,47870D+AA+D+D+CF
76Fair Haven, VTPopulation: 2,22670BC+CBCC+F
77Derby Line, VTPopulation: 92569D+BBACC+F
78Cambridge, VTPopulation: 19069FCAB+C+BF
79Greensboro, VTPopulation: 9669FDA+AD+AF
80East Burke, VTPopulation: 16969DDBA+C+BF
81South Royalton, VTPopulation: 72669DCBA+DC+F
82Benson, VTPopulation: 32768FAC+BCCF
83Johnson, VTPopulation: 1,47868DCA+C+DC+F
84Worcester, VTPopulation: 14368FD+ABC+BF
85Glover, VTPopulation: 35468FAC+BC+C+F
86Rochester, VTPopulation: 22168DCBADBF
87Websterville, VTPopulation: 54068CDBBBCF
88Proctorsville, VTPopulation: 47468DCBB+CBF
89Irasburg, VTPopulation: 16868FBB+AD+C+F
90Wells River, VTPopulation: 36567BCBC+D+BF
91North Springfield, VTPopulation: 44367D+DBACC+F
92Alburgh, VTPopulation: 43167FBBBCC+F
93St. Albans, VTPopulation: 6,94467A+CFB+CBF
94Marshfield, VTPopulation: 30767FCBB+C+BF
95Graniteville, VTPopulation: 44567FABBD+C+F
96Derby Center, VTPopulation: 78367CCBC+CC+F
97Wells, VTPopulation: 33967FABC+CC+F
98Cabot, VTPopulation: 30466FB+BB+CC+F
99Perkinsville, VTPopulation: 14366FDBB+BC+F
100Orleans, VTPopulation: 88366DACBD+CF
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