Best Places to Live in Wisconsin

AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in Wisconsin by using a Livability Score out of 100. The Livability Score for each city in Wisconsin is calculated from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. Wisconsin has a population of 5,742,713 and a population density of 87.4. The capital city is Madison and the largest city in Wisconsin is Milwaukee. 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
1River Hills, WIPopulation: 1,54986C+C+A+A+A+A+D
2Whitefish Bay, WIPopulation: 14,06384A+DA+A+AAD
3Reedsburg, WIPopulation: 9,22884A+AA+ACCA
4Elm Grove, WIPopulation: 5,95884A+DA+A+AAD
5North Bay, WIPopulation: 29883BC+A+A+AAD
6Menomonee Falls, WIPopulation: 35,59583A+CA+ABB+D
7Maple Bluff, WIPopulation: 1,39282AFA+A+A+A+D
8De Pere, WIPopulation: 23,79682A+AA+ABBF
9Cedarburg, WIPopulation: 11,42582A+CA+A+BB+F
10Combined Locks, WIPopulation: 3,31082B+AA+ABBF
11Verona, WIPopulation: 10,63282A+D+A+A+B+B+D
12Oconomowoc, WIPopulation: 15,66782A+CA+ABB+D
13Elmwood Park, WIPopulation: 51782AC+A+AB+BD
14Holmen, WIPopulation: 8,98282B+AA+A+BBD
15Bayside, WIPopulation: 4,42482ADA+A+AAD
16Waukesha, WIPopulation: 70,59381A+C+A+ABBD
17New Berlin, WIPopulation: 39,62181AD+A+A+B+B+D
18French Island, WIPopulation: 4,33781AAA+ABC+D
19Sturgeon Bay, WIPopulation: 9,15781A+A+A+ACC+F
20Appleton, WIPopulation: 72,57581A+A+AAC+C+F
21Port Washington, WIPopulation: 11,26181A+BA+ABBF
22Hartland, WIPopulation: 9,09281A+CA+ABB+D
23Kaukauna, WIPopulation: 15,42281AA+A+AC+C+F
24Elkhorn, WIPopulation: 9,98381AB+A+AC+BD
25Waunakee, WIPopulation: 12,14281ADA+A+B+AD
26Middleton, WIPopulation: 17,58981A+D+A+A+BB+D
27Muskego, WIPopulation: 24,11881AD+A+A+B+B+D
28Mount Horeb, WIPopulation: 7,07081A+D+A+ABB+D
29Evansville, WIPopulation: 4,99181B+B+A+ABBD
30Onalaska, WIPopulation: 17,74081AAA+ABBD
31Neenah, WIPopulation: 25,52981A+A+A+AC+C+F
32Delafield, WIPopulation: 7,06081A+DA+A+B+AD
33Fort Atkinson, WIPopulation: 12,40181AAA+B+C+C+D
34Shorewood Hills, WIPopulation: 1,72081A+FBA+A+A+D
35Sheboygan Falls, WIPopulation: 7,75581B+AA+ABC+F
36Fox Point, WIPopulation: 6,70381BDA+A+AAD
37Howard, WIPopulation: 17,56480AAA+ABBF
38Oregon, WIPopulation: 9,26980ACA+A+B+B+D
39Waterford, WIPopulation: 5,30180B+C+A+ABBD
40Ripon, WIPopulation: 7,70080A+A+A+B+CCF
41Milton, WIPopulation: 5,53880AAA+B+C+C+D
42Grafton, WIPopulation: 11,45780ACA+ABBF
43Wales, WIPopulation: 2,56280BD+A+A+B+B+D
44Wauwatosa, WIPopulation: 46,45780A+CBA+BB+D
45Hales Corners, WIPopulation: 7,69680A+CA+ABB+D
46Thiensville, WIPopulation: 3,23180ACA+ABB+D
47Dodgeville, WIPopulation: 4,67480B+AA+AC+C+F
48Hartford, WIPopulation: 14,10480ABA+ABBD
49Eau Claire, WIPopulation: 65,86080A+A+AACC+F
50Hortonville, WIPopulation: 2,69180BAA+ABC+F
51Mukwonago, WIPopulation: 7,28080ACA+ABB+D
52Viroqua, WIPopulation: 4,36380AA+A+AD+CD
53Altoona, WIPopulation: 6,78080B+A+A+ACC+F
54Howards Grove, WIPopulation: 3,19080D+AA+A+BBF
55Lake Mills, WIPopulation: 5,69580B+B+A+AC+BD
56Plymouth, WIPopulation: 8,41380AAA+ACC+F
57Kimberly, WIPopulation: 6,50580AA+A+ACC+F
58East Troy, WIPopulation: 4,27680BBA+ABBD
59Lannon, WIPopulation: 1,14780C+AA+AC+BD
60Mequon, WIPopulation: 23,16480CDA+A+AAD
61Platteville, WIPopulation: 11,17080A+AAACC+D
62McFarland, WIPopulation: 7,82780B+D+A+AB+B+D
63Stevens Point, WIPopulation: 26,67380A+A+A+ACCF
64Stockholm, WIPopulation: 7880CAA+B+BBD
65Sussex, WIPopulation: 10,48980B+D+A+ABB+D
66South Milwaukee, WIPopulation: 21,11980AAA+B+C+BD
67Johnson Creek, WIPopulation: 2,73480BBA+ABBD
68Germantown, WIPopulation: 19,75680B+CA+ABB+D
69Pewaukee, WIPopulation: 13,27480BDA+A+B+B+D
70Bloomer, WIPopulation: 3,53680AA+A+ACCF
71St. Francis, WIPopulation: 9,36579AAA+BCC+D
72Allouez, WIPopulation: 14,05679AAA+B+BC+F
73Park Ridge, WIPopulation: 49179B+BA+ABBF
74Little Chute, WIPopulation: 10,44779AAA+ABC+F
75Mayville, WIPopulation: 5,12879B+AA+BBC+D
76Winneconne, WIPopulation: 2,21779C+A+A+AC+C+F
77West Salem, WIPopulation: 4,82079C+AA+AC+C+D
78Lauderdale Lakes, WIPopulation: 1,04579FAA+A+B+B+D
79Richland Center, WIPopulation: 5,17379AA+A+B+CCF
80Two Rivers, WIPopulation: 11,70279AA+A+B+CCF
81Marshfield, WIPopulation: 18,65579A+A+A+B+CCF
82Plover, WIPopulation: 12,07979B+AA+B+BC+F
83New Glarus, WIPopulation: 2,12279BBA+ABBD
84West Bend, WIPopulation: 31,20079A+B+AB+C+BD
85Columbus, WIPopulation: 4,97979AAAAC+BD
86Brillion, WIPopulation: 3,17579C+A+A+ABCF
87Prairie du Sac, WIPopulation: 4,01779ACA+ABBF
88Windsor, WIPopulation: 3,97979BD+A+AB+B+D
89Union Grove, WIPopulation: 4,88279BBA+BBBD
90La Crosse, WIPopulation: 51,39879A+A+BACCD
91Clinton, WIPopulation: 1,89679C+A+A+B+C+CD
92Wrightstown, WIPopulation: 2,84779CB+A+ABBF
93Pleasant Prairie, WIPopulation: 19,65879BD+A+AB+B+D
94Kewaskum, WIPopulation: 3,98779BB+A+B+BBD
95Genoa City, WIPopulation: 3,00879CAA+B+BBD
96Whitewater, WIPopulation: 14,38579A+B+A+B+DBD
97Stoughton, WIPopulation: 12,69579ACA+ABBD
98Kiel, WIPopulation: 4,01079BA+A+B+C+CF
99Paddock Lake, WIPopulation: 2,99979BBA+B+BBD
100Oconomowoc Lake, WIPopulation: 57479CFA+AAA+D
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