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
2Reedsburg, WIPopulation: 9,22885A+AA+ACCA
3Whitefish Bay, WIPopulation: 14,06384A+DA+A+AAD
4Elm Grove, WIPopulation: 5,95884A+DA+A+AAD
5North Bay, WIPopulation: 29883BC+A+A+AAD
6Shorewood Hills, WIPopulation: 1,72083A+FA+A+A+A+D
7Menomonee Falls, WIPopulation: 35,59583A+CA+ABB+D
8Maple Bluff, WIPopulation: 1,39282AFA+A+A+A+D
9De Pere, WIPopulation: 23,79682A+AA+ABBF
10Cedarburg, WIPopulation: 11,42582A+CA+A+BB+F
11Combined Locks, WIPopulation: 3,31082B+AA+ABBF
12Sturgeon Bay, WIPopulation: 9,15782A+A+A+ACC+F
13Bayside, WIPopulation: 4,42482ADA+A+AAD
14New Berlin, WIPopulation: 39,62181AD+A+A+B+B+D
15Elmwood Park, WIPopulation: 51781AC+A+AB+BD
16French Island, WIPopulation: 4,33781AAA+ABC+D
17Port Washington, WIPopulation: 11,26181A+BA+ABBF
18Hartland, WIPopulation: 9,09281A+CA+ABB+D
19Oconomowoc, WIPopulation: 15,66781A+CA+ABB+D
20Kaukauna, WIPopulation: 15,42281AA+A+AC+C+F
21Waukesha, WIPopulation: 70,59381A+C+A+ABBD
22Oregon, WIPopulation: 9,26981ACA+A+B+B+D
23Neenah, WIPopulation: 25,52981A+A+A+AC+C+F
24Waunakee, WIPopulation: 12,14281ADA+A+B+AD
25Muskego, WIPopulation: 24,11881AD+A+A+B+B+D
26Delafield, WIPopulation: 7,06081A+DA+A+B+AD
27Sheboygan Falls, WIPopulation: 7,75581B+AA+ABC+F
28Appleton, WIPopulation: 72,57581A+A+AAC+C+F
29Fox Point, WIPopulation: 6,70381BDA+A+AAD
30Mount Horeb, WIPopulation: 7,07080A+D+A+ABB+D
31Waterford, WIPopulation: 5,30180B+C+A+ABBD
32Howard, WIPopulation: 17,56480AAA+ABBF
33Ripon, WIPopulation: 7,70080A+A+A+B+CCF
34Grafton, WIPopulation: 11,45780ACA+ABBF
35Wales, WIPopulation: 2,56280BD+A+A+B+B+D
36Dodgeville, WIPopulation: 4,67480B+AA+AC+C+F
37Thiensville, WIPopulation: 3,23180ACA+ABB+D
38Hales Corners, WIPopulation: 7,69680A+CA+ABB+D
39Verona, WIPopulation: 10,63280A+D+A+A+B+B+D
40Elkhorn, WIPopulation: 9,98380AB+A+AC+BD
41Whitewater, WIPopulation: 14,38580A+B+A+B+DBD
42Middleton, WIPopulation: 17,58980A+D+A+A+BB+D
43Howards Grove, WIPopulation: 3,19080D+AA+A+BBF
44Lake Mills, WIPopulation: 5,69580B+B+A+AC+BD
45Columbus, WIPopulation: 4,97980AAA+AC+BD
46Onalaska, WIPopulation: 17,74080AAAABBD
47East Troy, WIPopulation: 4,27680BBA+ABBD
48Lannon, WIPopulation: 1,14780C+AA+AC+BD
49Mequon, WIPopulation: 23,16480CDA+A+AAD
50Kimberly, WIPopulation: 6,50580AA+A+ACC+F
51Holmen, WIPopulation: 8,98280B+AAA+BBD
52Lancaster, WIPopulation: 3,85980B+A+A+B+CCD
53Sussex, WIPopulation: 10,48980B+D+A+ABB+D
54Viroqua, WIPopulation: 4,36380AA+A+AD+CD
55Johnson Creek, WIPopulation: 2,73480BBA+ABBD
56Germantown, WIPopulation: 19,75680B+CA+ABB+D
57South Milwaukee, WIPopulation: 21,11980AAA+B+C+BD
58Hartford, WIPopulation: 14,10480ABA+ABBD
59Bloomer, WIPopulation: 3,53680AA+A+ACCF
60West Bend, WIPopulation: 31,20079A+B+A+B+C+BD
61Winneconne, WIPopulation: 2,21779C+A+A+AC+C+F
62Fort Atkinson, WIPopulation: 12,40179AAA+B+C+C+D
63Stockholm, WIPopulation: 7879CAA+B+BBD
64Shorewood, WIPopulation: 13,15479A+D+B+A+BB+D
65Allouez, WIPopulation: 14,05679AAA+B+BC+F
66Lauderdale Lakes, WIPopulation: 1,04579FAA+A+B+B+D
67West Salem, WIPopulation: 4,82079C+AA+AC+C+D
68Little Chute, WIPopulation: 10,44779AAA+ABC+F
69Mineral Point, WIPopulation: 2,65379B+AA+B+BC+F
70Platteville, WIPopulation: 11,17079A+AAACC+D
71Park Ridge, WIPopulation: 49179B+BA+ABBF
72Richland Center, WIPopulation: 5,17379AA+A+B+CCF
73Eau Claire, WIPopulation: 65,86079A+A+B+ACC+F
74Horicon, WIPopulation: 3,64879BA+A+B+C+CD
75McFarland, WIPopulation: 7,82779B+D+A+AB+B+D
76Seymour, WIPopulation: 3,44779BAA+ACC+F
77Brillion, WIPopulation: 3,17579C+A+A+ABCF
78Prairie du Sac, WIPopulation: 4,01779ACA+ABBF
79Mukwonago, WIPopulation: 7,28079ACA+ABB+D
80Windsor, WIPopulation: 3,97979BD+A+AB+B+D
81Union Grove, WIPopulation: 4,88279BBA+BBBD
82Clinton, WIPopulation: 1,89679C+A+A+B+C+CD
83Wrightstown, WIPopulation: 2,84779CB+A+ABBF
84Kewaskum, WIPopulation: 3,98779BB+A+B+BBD
85Genoa City, WIPopulation: 3,00879CAA+B+BBD
86Mayville, WIPopulation: 5,12879B+AA+BBC+D
87Evansville, WIPopulation: 4,99179B+B+AABBD
88DeForest, WIPopulation: 8,95579BCA+ABBD
89Paddock Lake, WIPopulation: 2,99979BBA+B+BBD
90Oconomowoc Lake, WIPopulation: 57479CFA+AAA+D
91Luxemburg, WIPopulation: 2,50679C+AA+B+BBF
92Plymouth, WIPopulation: 8,41379AAAACC+F
93Slinger, WIPopulation: 5,05079B+CA+B+BBD
94Wauwatosa, WIPopulation: 46,45779A+CC+A+BB+D
95Okauchee Lake, WIPopulation: 4,69279CDA+A+B+AD
96Cedar Grove, WIPopulation: 2,07579CAA+ABBF
97Sun Prairie, WIPopulation: 29,27479A+CAABBD
98Cambridge, WIPopulation: 1,32179CC+A+A+BBD
99Cudahy, WIPopulation: 18,25179AAABC+BD
100Kiel, WIPopulation: 4,01079BA+A+B+C+CF
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