Best Cities In Virginia

AreaVibes reveals the best places to live across the United States of America. By assigning a Livability Score out of 100 for each city, AreaVibes ranks more than 20,000 cities across the United States of America. The Livability Score is created from a unique algorithm based on various important metrics for each city, including: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. The higher the score, the better the city (in our opinion). 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
1McLean, VAPopulation: 48,22189A+FA+A+A+A+B
2Falls Church, VAPopulation: 12,30088A+FA+A+A+A+B
3Tysons Corner, VAPopulation: 20,11888A+DA+A+AA+B
4Floris, VAPopulation: 8,41887AFA+A+A+A+B
5Arlington, VAPopulation: 209,07787A+FA+AAA+B
6Fairfax Station, VAPopulation: 11,62887AFA+A+A+A+B
7Vienna, VAPopulation: 15,74887A+FA+AA+A+B
8Countryside, VAPopulation: 9,81687A+DA+AAAB
9Southern Gateway, VAPopulation: 2,77787A+BA+AC+BB
10Reston, VAPopulation: 58,39687A+DA+AAAB
11Occoquan, VAPopulation: 80687A+CA+A+B+AB
12Merrifield, VAPopulation: 14,99987A+DA+AAAB
13Mantua, VAPopulation: 7,48487AFA+AA+A+B
14Broadlands, VAPopulation: 11,87686B+DA+A+A+A+B
15Haymarket, VAPopulation: 1,85686A+D+A+AA+AC+
16Innsbrook, VAPopulation: 7,43286ACA+A+B+AB
17Huntington, VAPopulation: 10,97386A+D+A+AB+AB
18Franconia, VAPopulation: 18,77586A+DA+AAAB
19Fair Lakes, VAPopulation: 7,55986A+DA+AAA+B
20Blacksburg, VAPopulation: 42,53986A+AA+A+D+B+C+
21Burke Centre, VAPopulation: 17,34386A+DA+AAAB
22Mount Vernon, VAPopulation: 12,27186ADA+AA+A+B
23Greenbriar, VAPopulation: 8,05086ADA+A+AAB
24Dunn Loring, VAPopulation: 9,64786B+FA+AA+A+B
25Fairfax, VAPopulation: 22,71286A+DA+AAA+B
26South Run, VAPopulation: 6,52486BFA+A+A+A+B
27County Center, VAPopulation: 2,97285A+DA+AB+AB
28Westlake Corner, VAPopulation: 77485BA+A+BBA+B
29Purcellville, VAPopulation: 7,75485ADA+AA+AB
30Idylwood, VAPopulation: 16,75685ADA+AAA+B
31Burke, VAPopulation: 41,45485B+FA+A+A+A+B
32West Springfield, VAPopulation: 22,78885ADA+AAAB
33Alexandria, VAPopulation: 140,33785A+DA+AB+A+B
34Belmont Estates, VAPopulation: 1,35185BB+A+AB+B+B
35Fort Hunt, VAPopulation: 16,73685BFA+A+A+A+B
36Crosspointe, VAPopulation: 6,01085C+FA+A+A+A+B
37Oakton, VAPopulation: 34,36485B+FA+AA+A+B
38Great Falls, VAPopulation: 16,09885C+FA+A+A+A+B
39Clifton, VAPopulation: 27885CFA+A+A+A+B
40Kings Park, VAPopulation: 4,63285B+DA+AA+AB
41Woodbridge, VAPopulation: 4,34385ADA+AAAB
42Belmont, VAPopulation: 5,66385CFA+A+A+A+B
43Wintergreen, VAPopulation: 21585FA+A+A+C+A+B
44Leesburg, VAPopulation: 43,20885A+D+A+B+AAB
45McNair, VAPopulation: 17,12085AD+A+AAAB
46Centreville, VAPopulation: 72,46585A+DA+AAAB
47Newington, VAPopulation: 12,88985B+DA+AA+AB
48Stone Ridge, VAPopulation: 7,04084B+DA+A+A+AB
49Gainesville, VAPopulation: 11,22584B+DA+AA+AC+
50Daleville, VAPopulation: 2,10084D+A+A+AB+B+B
51Lake Barcroft, VAPopulation: 9,73984BDA+AA+A+B
52Lincolnia, VAPopulation: 21,43184A+DA+BAAB
53Ravensworth, VAPopulation: 2,43984A+DA+B+B+AB
54Salem, VAPopulation: 24,79284A+A+A+BC+BB
55Fairlawn, VAPopulation: 2,37184AA+A+B+CBC+
56Williamsburg, VAPopulation: 14,20784A+CA+AC+AB+
57Cave Spring, VAPopulation: 25,83684AA+BA+BBB
58Pimmit Hills, VAPopulation: 6,77884A+FA+B+AA+B
59Herndon, VAPopulation: 23,42484A+D+A+BAAB
60Woodlake, VAPopulation: 7,38584BCA+A+AB+B
61Lexington, VAPopulation: 6,99084A+A+A+B+CB+D+
62University Center, VAPopulation: 3,60484ACA+B+B+B+B
63Chantilly, VAPopulation: 23,24883BDA+AA+AB
64Springfield, VAPopulation: 31,32183A+DA+BB+AB
65Smithfield, VAPopulation: 8,05983BBA+B+BB+B+
66Staunton, VAPopulation: 23,90683A+A+ABCBB
67Annandale, VAPopulation: 39,66983A+DA+BB+AB
68Ashburn, VAPopulation: 44,74083CDA+AA+AB
69King George, VAPopulation: 4,32783C+AA+B+BB+B
70Stafford Courthouse, VAPopulation: 4,65483A+CA+CB+AB
71Lovettsville, VAPopulation: 1,50483CCA+AAAB
72Hollymead, VAPopulation: 8,30383B+CA+AB+AB
73Bridgewater, VAPopulation: 5,68283CA+A+B+C+BB
74Middleburg, VAPopulation: 61183ADA+ABAB
75Tuckahoe, VAPopulation: 45,58683ACAABB+B
76Warrenton, VAPopulation: 9,57183A+CAABAC+
77Bealeton, VAPopulation: 3,89183C+C+A+B+B+B+C+
78Kingstowne, VAPopulation: 14,47882CDA+AA+AB
79Montclair, VAPopulation: 19,87782CDA+A+A+AB
80Broadway, VAPopulation: 3,64482CA+A+B+BBB
81Virginia Beach, VAPopulation: 439,52882ACAABB+B+
82University of Virginia, VAPopulation: 7,79382A+BBACB+B
83Yorktown, VAPopulation: 15882BAAABBB+
84Chatmoss, VAPopulation: 1,58682DAA+ABBB
85Harrisonburg, VAPopulation: 49,04382A+A+ABCBB
86Mount Hermon, VAPopulation: 3,83082D+A+A+B+BC+B
87New Baltimore, VAPopulation: 8,53582D+D+A+AAAC+
88Independent Hill, VAPopulation: 7,42682D+DA+AA+AC+
89Dayton, VAPopulation: 1,81382CA+A+BC+B+B
90North Springfield, VAPopulation: 7,33882BD+A+BB+AB
91Spotsylvania Courthouse, VAPopulation: 3,98182DBA+AAB+B
92Manassas Park, VAPopulation: 14,40982B+BA+C+BB+C+
93Newport News, VAPopulation: 180,83182A+ACB+C+BB+
94Forest, VAPopulation: 9,62682CA+B+ABBB
95Falmouth, VAPopulation: 4,47282CC+A+AB+B+B
96East Lexington, VAPopulation: 1,09082A+A+A+C+CC+D+
97Dahlgren, VAPopulation: 2,83582DBA+B+B+B+B
98Cloverdale, VAPopulation: 2,94182FA+A+A+BB+B
99Belle Haven, VAPopulation: 6,80882CD+A+AAAB
100Gloucester Courthouse, VAPopulation: 2,43781BBA+BCB+B
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