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
4Essex Junction, VTPopulation: 9,29879ADA+A+BB+F
5Woodstock, VTPopulation: 93779A+FA+ABAF
6Montpelier, VTPopulation: 7,84779A+D+A+A+BBF
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
15Burlington, VTPopulation: 42,25977A+DAB+CB+F
16Poultney, VTPopulation: 1,71076CB+A+ACC+F
17Ludlow, VTPopulation: 81476A+D+A+BCBF
18White River Junction, VTPopulation: 2,27376A+D+A+C+CBF
19Chester, VTPopulation: 1,19076BD+A+ACBF
20Waterbury, VTPopulation: 2,09476BDA+AC+B+F
21Dorset, VTPopulation: 28676D+DA+A+C+B+F
22Newfane, VTPopulation: 10176DFA+A+BAF
23Randolph, VTPopulation: 1,70375B+C+A+BCBF
24Milton, VTPopulation: 1,81575D+D+A+A+BB+F
25St. Johnsbury, VTPopulation: 6,42075ABA+BD+C+F
26Fairlee, VTPopulation: 21375C+DAA+BBF
27Wilder, VTPopulation: 1,60675DDA+A+BBF
28Winooski, VTPopulation: 7,22375A+D+B+BC+BF
29Castleton, VTPopulation: 1,16774CD+AA+C+BF
30South Barre, VTPopulation: 1,40474D+D+A+A+C+BF
31Richmond, VTPopulation: 80374BD+A+ACBF
32Lyndonville, VTPopulation: 1,31074C+AA+B+D+CF
33Vergennes, VTPopulation: 2,59474BCA+BC+BF
34Morrisville, VTPopulation: 1,99074BD+A+B+CBF
35South Burlington, VTPopulation: 17,91373B+DC+ABB+F
36Stowe, VTPopulation: 61873AFAB+CAF
37Bradford, VTPopulation: 95273B+C+A+BDBF
38Jericho, VTPopulation: 1,32673FDA+A+B+B+F
39North Bennington, VTPopulation: 1,81273D+C+A+BCBD
40Jacksonville, VTPopulation: 25673FDAA+B+BD
41Arlington, VTPopulation: 1,30273FCA+AC+BD
42Brattleboro, VTPopulation: 6,98173A+D+CB+C+BF
43West Brattleboro, VTPopulation: 2,83773CC+A+BD+C+F
44Ascutney, VTPopulation: 51373FBAA+BC+F
45Northfield, VTPopulation: 2,96973D+CA+ACBF
46Hartland, VTPopulation: 48972FDAA+AB+F
47Windsor, VTPopulation: 2,28572BCA+C+CC+F
48Wallingford, VTPopulation: 91172DC+AABBF
49Williamstown, VTPopulation: 1,07372DBA+BC+C+F
50Putney, VTPopulation: 58472BD+B+B+C+BF
51Bennington, VTPopulation: 8,86972ACBBCC+D
52West Rutland, VTPopulation: 2,19872FC+A+BC+BF
53Saxtons River, VTPopulation: 56972DC+A+BBBF
54Plainfield, VTPopulation: 35071CCBA+CBF
55Westminster, VTPopulation: 32071FDA+ABB+F
56Springfield, VTPopulation: 4,01771BBC+ACC+F
57Pittsford, VTPopulation: 57571DCB+ABBF
58Swanton, VTPopulation: 2,46571CCA+C+C+BF
59South Shaftsbury, VTPopulation: 54071FBBB+CBD
60Brandon, VTPopulation: 1,56071CC+A+C+CBF
61North Westminster, VTPopulation: 36771CBB+CBBF
62Hyde Park, VTPopulation: 41770DCB+ABBF
63Jeffersonville, VTPopulation: 72370CD+BACBF
64Bethel, VTPopulation: 41770D+CB+BC+BF
65East Middlebury, VTPopulation: 39270DDA+B+C+B+F
66Enosburg Falls, VTPopulation: 1,38970CC+A+C+D+BF
67East Barre, VTPopulation: 82770DDAB+BBF
68Hardwick, VTPopulation: 1,37870CAACCCF
69Barre, VTPopulation: 9,04470AC+DBCC+F
70Canaan, VTPopulation: 46570DAA+C+D+CF
71Richford, VTPopulation: 1,47870D+AA+D+D+CF
72Fair Haven, VTPopulation: 2,22670BC+CBCC+F
73Derby Line, VTPopulation: 92569D+BBACC+F
74Newport, VTPopulation: 4,60169BB+BBD+C+F
75Rutland, VTPopulation: 16,47869A+CFB+CBF
76Cambridge, VTPopulation: 19069FCAB+C+BF
77Greensboro, VTPopulation: 9669FDA+AD+AF
78East Burke, VTPopulation: 16969DDBA+C+BF
79South Royalton, VTPopulation: 72669DCBA+DC+F
80Benson, VTPopulation: 32768FAC+BCCF
81Johnson, VTPopulation: 1,47868DCA+C+DC+F
82Worcester, VTPopulation: 14368FD+ABC+BF
83Glover, VTPopulation: 35468FAC+BC+C+F
84East Montpelier, VTPopulation: 3768FDA+A+B+CF
85Rochester, VTPopulation: 22168DCBADBF
86Websterville, VTPopulation: 54068CDBBBCF
87Bellows Falls, VTPopulation: 2,82568C+C+CBD+C+F
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
93Marshfield, VTPopulation: 30767FCBB+C+BF
94Graniteville, VTPopulation: 44567FABBD+C+F
95Derby Center, VTPopulation: 78367CCBC+CC+F
96Wells, VTPopulation: 33967FABC+CC+F
97Cabot, VTPopulation: 30466FB+BB+CC+F
98Perkinsville, VTPopulation: 14366FDBB+BC+F
99Orleans, VTPopulation: 88366DACBD+CF
100Coventry, VTPopulation: 11666FB+BC+C+C+F
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