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: 1,54984C+C+A+A+A+A+D
2Whitefish Bay, WIPopulation: 14,06383A+DA+A+AAD
3Elm Grove, WIPopulation: 5,95882A+DA+A+AAD
4Reedsburg, WIPopulation: 9,22882A+ABACCA
5North Bay, WIPopulation: 29882BC+A+A+AAD
6Maple Bluff, WIPopulation: 1,39282AFA+A+A+A+D
7Shorewood Hills, WIPopulation: 1,72081A+FB+A+A+A+D
8Menomonee Falls, WIPopulation: 35,59581A+CA+ABB+D
9Cedarburg, WIPopulation: 11,42581A+CA+A+BB+F
10Bayside, WIPopulation: 4,42481ADA+A+AAD
11De Pere, WIPopulation: 23,79681A+AA+ABBF
12Combined Locks, WIPopulation: 3,31080B+AA+ABBF
13Port Washington, WIPopulation: 11,26180A+BA+ABBF
14Thiensville, WIPopulation: 3,23180ACA+ABB+D
15Muskego, WIPopulation: 24,11880AD+A+A+B+B+D
16Delafield, WIPopulation: 7,06080A+DAA+B+AD
17Verona, WIPopulation: 10,63280A+D+AA+B+B+D
18Wales, WIPopulation: 2,56280BD+A+A+B+B+D
19Wauwatosa, WIPopulation: 46,45780A+CBA+BB+D
20Onalaska, WIPopulation: 17,74080AAAABBD
21Oconomowoc, WIPopulation: 15,66780A+CAABB+D
22Appleton, WIPopulation: 72,57579A+A+BAC+C+F
23Fox Point, WIPopulation: 6,70379BDA+A+AAD
24Hartland, WIPopulation: 9,09279A+CAABB+D
25Middleton, WIPopulation: 17,58979A+D+AA+BB+D
26New Berlin, WIPopulation: 39,62179AD+AA+B+B+D
27Hortonville, WIPopulation: 2,69179BAA+ABC+F
28Waukesha, WIPopulation: 70,59379A+C+B+ABBD
29Holmen, WIPopulation: 8,98279B+AAA+BBD
30Waunakee, WIPopulation: 12,14279ADAA+B+AD
31Elmwood Park, WIPopulation: 51779AC+AAB+BD
32Mequon, WIPopulation: 23,16479CDA+A+AAD
33French Island, WIPopulation: 4,33779AAAABC+D
34Platteville, WIPopulation: 11,17079A+AB+ACC+D
35Sturgeon Bay, WIPopulation: 9,15779A+A+B+ACC+F
36Kaukauna, WIPopulation: 15,42279AA+AAC+C+F
37Mount Horeb, WIPopulation: 7,07079A+D+AABB+D
38Sheboygan Falls, WIPopulation: 7,75579B+AAABC+F
39Elkhorn, WIPopulation: 9,98379AB+AAC+BD
40Lake Mills, WIPopulation: 5,69579B+B+A+AC+BD
41Grafton, WIPopulation: 11,45779ACA+ABBF
42Eau Claire, WIPopulation: 65,86079A+A+BACC+F
43Neenah, WIPopulation: 25,52979A+A+B+AC+C+F
44Lauderdale Lakes, WIPopulation: 1,04579FAA+A+B+B+D
45Ashwaubenon, WIPopulation: 17,03979A+ABAC+C+F
46Oregon, WIPopulation: 9,26979ACAA+B+B+D
47Lannon, WIPopulation: 1,14779C+AA+AC+BD
48Bloomer, WIPopulation: 3,53679AA+A+ACCF
49Howard, WIPopulation: 17,56478AAB+ABBF
50Evansville, WIPopulation: 4,99178B+B+AABBD
51Howards Grove, WIPopulation: 3,19078D+AA+A+BBF
52Dodgeville, WIPopulation: 4,67478B+AAAC+C+F
53Fort Atkinson, WIPopulation: 12,40178AAAB+C+C+D
54Hartford, WIPopulation: 14,10478ABAABBD
55West Bend, WIPopulation: 31,20078A+B+B+B+C+BD
56Columbus, WIPopulation: 4,97978AAB+AC+BD
57Luxemburg, WIPopulation: 2,50678C+AA+B+BBF
58Ripon, WIPopulation: 7,70078A+A+AB+CCF
59Johnson Creek, WIPopulation: 2,73478BBA+ABBD
60La Crosse, WIPopulation: 51,39878A+A+C+ACCD
61Brillion, WIPopulation: 3,17578C+A+A+ABCF
62Plymouth, WIPopulation: 8,41378AAAACC+F
63Pewaukee, WIPopulation: 13,27478BDA+A+B+B+D
64Viroqua, WIPopulation: 4,36378AA+AAD+CD
65Milton, WIPopulation: 5,53878AAB+B+C+C+D
66Winneconne, WIPopulation: 2,21778C+A+A+AC+C+F
67Waterford, WIPopulation: 5,30178B+C+AABBD
68Mukwonago, WIPopulation: 7,28078ACAABB+D
69Stevens Point, WIPopulation: 26,67378A+A+BACCF
70Shorewood, WIPopulation: 13,15478A+D+C+A+BB+D
71Hales Corners, WIPopulation: 7,69678A+CB+ABB+D
72Germantown, WIPopulation: 19,75678B+CAABB+D
73Chenequa, WIPopulation: 70878DFA+A+A+A+D
74Kimberly, WIPopulation: 6,50578AA+B+ACC+F
75Nashotah, WIPopulation: 1,58078D+DA+A+AAD
76Windsor, WIPopulation: 3,97978BD+A+AB+B+D
77McFarland, WIPopulation: 7,82778B+D+AAB+B+D
78Mayville, WIPopulation: 5,12878B+AA+BBC+D
79South Milwaukee, WIPopulation: 21,11978AABB+C+BD
80Kewaskum, WIPopulation: 3,98778BB+A+B+BBD
81Okauchee Lake, WIPopulation: 4,69278CDA+A+B+AD
82Greenfield, WIPopulation: 36,65778A+BBAC+BD
83Marshfield, WIPopulation: 18,65578A+A+AB+CCF
84Rosendale, WIPopulation: 93278D+AA+B+BC+F
85Altoona, WIPopulation: 6,78078B+A+AACC+F
86Wrightstown, WIPopulation: 2,84778CB+A+ABBF
87St. Peter, WIPopulation: 1,32578C+CA+AB+B+F
88Sussex, WIPopulation: 10,48978B+D+AABB+D
89Little Chute, WIPopulation: 10,44778AAB+ABC+F
90Menomonie, WIPopulation: 16,19277A+A+BB+CC+F
91Greendale, WIPopulation: 14,08577A+CBABBD
92West Salem, WIPopulation: 4,82077C+AAAC+C+D
93Sherwood, WIPopulation: 2,68277DC+A+A+ABF
94Stoughton, WIPopulation: 12,69577ACAABBD
95Richland Center, WIPopulation: 5,17377AA+A+B+CCF
96Kenosha, WIPopulation: 99,29777A+AC+BC+C+D
97Cambridge, WIPopulation: 1,32177CC+A+A+BBD
98Allouez, WIPopulation: 14,05677AAB+B+BC+F
99Oconomowoc Lake, WIPopulation: 57477CFA+AAA+D
100Paddock Lake, WIPopulation: 2,99977BBA+B+BBD
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