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 6,971,406 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+
4Woodway, WAPopulation: 1,39984A+FAA+A+A+C
5Mercer Island, WAPopulation: 22,92284A+FA+A+A+A+C+
6Richland, WAPopulation: 48,55683A+ABABBC
7Bainbridge Island, WAPopulation: 22,93383A+FAA+AA+C
8Snoqualmie, WAPopulation: 10,50083AFA+AA+AC+
9Beaux Arts Village, WAPopulation: 45583B+FAA+A+A+C+
10Monroe North, WAPopulation: 1,88582A+FA+AAAC
11Duvall, WAPopulation: 6,70682A+FA+AAAC
12Issaquah, WAPopulation: 30,47382A+FB+A+B+AC+
13Selah, WAPopulation: 7,15082AAA+BC+BC+
14Redmond, WAPopulation: 54,38982A+FB+AAAC+
15Bothell East, WAPopulation: 7,80682A+FAAB+AC
16Klahanie, WAPopulation: 11,99182AFAA+AA+C+
17Bellevue, WAPopulation: 122,87382A+FBAB+A+C+
18Medina, WAPopulation: 2,99681BFAA+A+A+C+
19Lake Forest Park, WAPopulation: 12,71881AFAA+AAC
20Canterwood, WAPopulation: 3,42781BFA+A+AAC
21Newcastle, WAPopulation: 10,35881AFB+A+AA+C+
22Bryant, WAPopulation: 1,86181A+FA+B+B+AC
23Kirkland, WAPopulation: 49,09081A+FBAB+A+C+
24Duluth, WAPopulation: 1,46181A+DA+BBAC
25Kenmore, WAPopulation: 20,58981A+FAAB+AC
26Maple Valley, WAPopulation: 22,66381B+FAAAAC+
27Mill Creek, WAPopulation: 18,16381A+FB+AAAC
28Camas, WAPopulation: 19,48381A+DAAB+AC+
29Vashon, WAPopulation: 10,85480AFAAB+AC
30Millwood, WAPopulation: 1,65080A+AAAC+BD+
31West Richland, WAPopulation: 11,90480CAAAB+BC
32Mill Creek East, WAPopulation: 15,26980A+FBAAAC
33Bothell, WAPopulation: 33,66480A+FAABAC
34College Place, WAPopulation: 8,72080AABB+CBC+
35Normandy Park, WAPopulation: 6,37480AFAAB+A+C
36Cathcart, WAPopulation: 2,57080C+FA+A+A+A+C
37Bothell West, WAPopulation: 15,85880A+FBAB+AC
38Felida, WAPopulation: 7,41680BFAA+AAC+
39Esperance, WAPopulation: 3,43480A+FAABAC
40Woodinville, WAPopulation: 10,94580A+FC+A+AAC
41Larch Way, WAPopulation: 3,64080A+FAB+AAC
42Prairie Heights, WAPopulation: 4,06880A+DB+AB+B+C
43Clearview, WAPopulation: 3,35680BFA+AAAC
44Hunts Point, WAPopulation: 49880CFAA+A+A+C+
45Meadowdale, WAPopulation: 2,83580AFA+AB+AC
46Union Hill-Novelty Hill, WAPopulation: 21,42280CFAA+A+A+C+
47Cottage Lake, WAPopulation: 23,41680C+FAA+A+A+C
48Liberty Lake, WAPopulation: 7,47580B+D+A+AB+B+D+
49Green Bluff, WAPopulation: 1,07080DAA+B+AAD+
50Brier, WAPopulation: 6,14280AFA+B+AAC
51Battle Ground, WAPopulation: 17,42879A+DABBBC+
52Edmonds, WAPopulation: 39,92579A+FBABAC
53Prosser, WAPopulation: 5,68079A+A+B+C+C+C+C
54Picnic Point, WAPopulation: 8,88679AFB+AAAC
55North Bend, WAPopulation: 5,84779A+FC+AB+AC+
56Fairwood, WAPopulation: 20,64779ADBAAAC+
57DuPont, WAPopulation: 8,12979BDA+A+B+AC
58Walla Walla, WAPopulation: 31,59579A+ACBCBC+
59Langley, WAPopulation: 1,00779A+FA+ACAC
60Ruston, WAPopulation: 76479ADBA+B+AC
61Maltby, WAPopulation: 11,40379BFAAAA+C
62Kennewick, WAPopulation: 73,64079A+A+CBC+BC
63Montesano, WAPopulation: 3,93279AC+A+BC+BC
64Martha Lake, WAPopulation: 15,78579A+DBAB+AC
65Browns Point, WAPopulation: 1,17679CFA+A+B+A+C
66Colton, WAPopulation: 34379FAA+A+BBD+
67Pullman, WAPopulation: 29,89579A+C+AA+DBD+
68Raft Island, WAPopulation: 39879DCAA+AAC
69Enumclaw, WAPopulation: 10,96378A+DBBBB+C+
70Cherry Grove, WAPopulation: 51578BDBA+BAC+
71Fife Heights, WAPopulation: 2,03078BFA+AB+AC
72Country Homes, WAPopulation: 5,51378A+C+C+A+CBD+
73Poulsbo, WAPopulation: 9,17278A+DC+B+BAC
74Town and Country, WAPopulation: 5,45678A+B+C+AC+BD+
75Shoreline, WAPopulation: 53,28278A+FBABAC
76Leavenworth, WAPopulation: 2,40078A+CAB+CB+D+
77Tanglewilde, WAPopulation: 5,56078A+CC+ABBC
78Ridgefield, WAPopulation: 4,81878C+DA+AB+AC
79Fircrest, WAPopulation: 6,51178A+DBB+BAC
80Walla Walla East, WAPopulation: 1,56778CCA+ABB+C+
81Lynden, WAPopulation: 12,07278ADA+B+C+B+C
82Oak Harbor, WAPopulation: 22,11878A+D+BB+C+BC
83Lacey, WAPopulation: 42,38378A+D+C+ABB+C
84Dayton, WAPopulation: 2,85278C+A+B+B+CC+C+
85Sunday Lake, WAPopulation: 1,03778FD+A+A+A+AC
86Anacortes, WAPopulation: 15,79878A+DBABAD+
87Sunnyslope, WAPopulation: 3,44478BDA+AB+AD+
88Chelan, WAPopulation: 3,90578A+DABCAD+
89Burbank, WAPopulation: 3,37478D+A+B+BB+BC
90Washougal, WAPopulation: 14,03178A+DBB+BB+C+
91Clinton, WAPopulation: 1,02078C+FA+A+BAC
92Covington, WAPopulation: 17,57978A+DC+B+AAC+
93Silverdale, WAPopulation: 19,49078A+DC+ABB+C
94Black Diamond, WAPopulation: 4,17078CDA+AB+AC+
95North Lynnwood, WAPopulation: 16,76578A+DC+ABB+C
96University Place, WAPopulation: 31,31578A+DC+ABB+C
97Bunk Foss, WAPopulation: 3,73078C+FA+B+AAC
98East Wenatchee, WAPopulation: 13,16978A+BC+C+C+BD+
99Edgewood, WAPopulation: 9,42278ADB+ABAC
100Garrett, WAPopulation: 1,32078B+BABCB+C+
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