Best Places to Live in Washington

AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in Washington by using a Livability Score out of 100. The Livability Score for each city in Washington is calculated from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. Washington has a population of 6,738,714 and a population density of 96.7. The capital city is Olympia and the largest city in Washington is Seattle. 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
1Clyde Hill, WAPopulation: 3,01586A+FA+A+A+A+C+
2Yarrow Point, WAPopulation: 1,06485AFA+A+A+A+C+
3Sammamish, WAPopulation: 46,40584AFA+A+A+A+C+
4Cherry Grove, WAPopulation: 51584BA+BA+BAC+
5Raft Island, WAPopulation: 39884DA+AA+AAC
6Sunday Lake, WAPopulation: 1,03784FA+A+A+A+AC
7Woodway, WAPopulation: 1,39984A+FAA+A+A+C
8Mercer Island, WAPopulation: 22,92284A+FA+A+A+A+C+
9Richland, WAPopulation: 48,55683A+ABABBC
10Bainbridge Island, WAPopulation: 22,93383A+FAA+AA+C
11North Marysville, WAPopulation: 5683BA+BA+BB+C
12Crocker, WAPopulation: 1,11083A+A+AC+BBC
13McMillin, WAPopulation: 1,75183DA+A+AB+AC
14Snoqualmie, WAPopulation: 10,50083AFA+AA+AC+
15Beaux Arts Village, WAPopulation: 45583B+FAA+A+A+C+
16Bay View, WAPopulation: 74082FA+AAA+AD+
17Monroe North, WAPopulation: 1,88582A+FA+AAAC
18Duvall, WAPopulation: 6,70682A+FA+AAAC
19Issaquah, WAPopulation: 30,47382A+FB+A+B+AC+
20Tanner, WAPopulation: 95582FA+AAA+A+F
21Acme, WAPopulation: 22082FA+BA+AAC
22Selah, WAPopulation: 7,15082AAA+BC+BC+
23Redmond, WAPopulation: 54,38982A+FB+AAAC+
24Bothell East, WAPopulation: 7,80682A+FAAB+AC
25Green Bluff, WAPopulation: 1,07082DA+A+B+AAD+
26Klahanie, WAPopulation: 11,99182AFAA+AA+C+
27Bellevue, WAPopulation: 122,87382A+FBAB+A+C+
28Keyport, WAPopulation: 37882DA+BA+BAC
29Medina, WAPopulation: 2,99681BFAA+A+A+C+
30Lake Marcel-Stillwater, WAPopulation: 1,31081FA+A+B+AAC+
31Lake Forest Park, WAPopulation: 12,71881AFAA+AAC
32Canterwood, WAPopulation: 3,42781BFA+A+AAC
33Newcastle, WAPopulation: 10,35881AFB+A+AA+C+
34Kirkland, WAPopulation: 49,09081A+FBAB+A+C+
35Colton, WAPopulation: 34381FA+A+A+BBD+
36Bryant, WAPopulation: 1,86181A+FA+B+B+AC
37Duluth, WAPopulation: 1,46181A+DA+BBAC
38Kenmore, WAPopulation: 20,58981A+FAAB+AC
39Maple Valley, WAPopulation: 22,66381B+FAAAAC+
40Mill Creek, WAPopulation: 18,16381A+FB+AAAC
41Camas, WAPopulation: 19,48381A+DAAB+AC+
42Vashon, WAPopulation: 10,85480AFAAB+AC
43Millwood, WAPopulation: 1,65080A+AAAC+BD+
44West Richland, WAPopulation: 11,90480CAAAB+BC
45Mill Creek East, WAPopulation: 15,26980A+FBAAAC
46Bothell, WAPopulation: 33,66480A+FAABAC
47College Place, WAPopulation: 8,72080AABB+CBC+
48Bell Hill, WAPopulation: 88480FA+AABA+C
49Normandy Park, WAPopulation: 6,37480AFAAB+A+C
50Cathcart, WAPopulation: 2,57080C+FA+A+A+A+C
51Bothell West, WAPopulation: 15,85880A+FBAB+AC
52Felida, WAPopulation: 7,41680BFAA+AAC+
53Seabeck, WAPopulation: 85680FA+AABAC
54Silvana, WAPopulation: 13780FA+C+A+ABC
55Woodinville, WAPopulation: 10,94580A+FC+A+AAC
56Clearview, WAPopulation: 3,35680BFA+AAAC
57Esperance, WAPopulation: 3,43480A+FAABAC
58Larch Way, WAPopulation: 3,64080A+FAB+AAC
59Prairie Heights, WAPopulation: 4,06880A+DB+AB+B+C
60Pacific Beach, WAPopulation: 32180DA+C+B+B+AC
61Hunts Point, WAPopulation: 49880CFAA+A+A+C+
62Meadowdale, WAPopulation: 2,83580AFA+AB+AC
63Union Hill-Novelty Hill, WAPopulation: 21,42280CFAA+A+A+C+
64Cottage Lake, WAPopulation: 23,41680C+FAA+A+A+C
65Liberty Lake, WAPopulation: 7,47580B+D+A+AB+B+D+
66Brier, WAPopulation: 6,14280AFA+B+AAC
67Battle Ground, WAPopulation: 17,42879A+DABBBC+
68Edmonds, WAPopulation: 39,92579A+FBABAC
69Prosser, WAPopulation: 5,68079A+A+B+C+C+C+C
70Picnic Point, WAPopulation: 8,88679AFB+AAAC
71North Bend, WAPopulation: 5,84779A+FC+AB+AC+
72DuPont, WAPopulation: 8,12979BDA+A+B+AC
73Fairwood, WAPopulation: 20,64779ADBAAAC+
74Walla Walla, WAPopulation: 31,59579A+ACBCBC+
75Langley, WAPopulation: 1,00779A+FA+ACAC
76Ruston, WAPopulation: 76479ADBA+B+AC
77Maltby, WAPopulation: 11,40379BFAAAA+C
78Kennewick, WAPopulation: 73,64079A+A+CBC+BC
79Montesano, WAPopulation: 3,93279AC+A+BC+BC
80Martha Lake, WAPopulation: 15,78579A+DBAB+AC
81Browns Point, WAPopulation: 1,17679CFA+A+B+A+C
82Pullman, WAPopulation: 29,89579A+C+AA+DBD+
83Enumclaw, WAPopulation: 10,96378A+DBBBB+C+
84Fife Heights, WAPopulation: 2,03078BFA+AB+AC
85Country Homes, WAPopulation: 5,51378A+C+C+A+CBD+
86Shoreline, WAPopulation: 53,28278A+FBABAC
87Town and Country, WAPopulation: 5,45678A+B+C+AC+BD+
88Poulsbo, WAPopulation: 9,17278A+DC+B+BAC
89Leavenworth, WAPopulation: 2,40078A+CAB+CB+D+
90Tanglewilde, WAPopulation: 5,56078A+CC+ABBC
91Barstow, WAPopulation: 1878FA+B+A+AAF
92Fircrest, WAPopulation: 6,51178A+DBB+BAC
93Ridgefield, WAPopulation: 4,81878C+DA+AB+AC
94Lynden, WAPopulation: 12,07278ADA+B+C+B+C
95Walla Walla East, WAPopulation: 1,56778CCA+ABB+C+
96Lacey, WAPopulation: 42,38378A+D+C+ABB+C
97Oak Harbor, WAPopulation: 22,11878A+D+BB+C+BC
98North Sultan, WAPopulation: 30578DA+C+AB+B+C
99Dayton, WAPopulation: 2,85278C+A+AB+CC+C+
100Edison, WAPopulation: 20978CA+C+D+AAC
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