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 5,687,219 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
1Whitefish Bay, WIPopulation: 14,06383A+DA+A+AAD
2Elm Grove, WIPopulation: 5,95882A+DA+A+AAD
3Reedsburg, WIPopulation: 9,22882A+ABACCA
4Maple Bluff, WIPopulation: 1,39282AFA+A+A+A+D
5Shorewood Hills, WIPopulation: 1,72081A+FB+A+A+A+D
6Menomonee Falls, WIPopulation: 35,59581A+CA+ABB+D
7Cedarburg, WIPopulation: 11,42581A+CA+A+BB+F
8Bayside, WIPopulation: 4,42481ADA+A+AAD
9De Pere, WIPopulation: 23,79680A+AA+ABBF
10River Hills, WIPopulation: 1,54980C+FA+A+A+A+D
11Combined Locks, WIPopulation: 3,31080B+AA+ABBF
12Port Washington, WIPopulation: 11,26180A+BA+ABBF
13Muskego, WIPopulation: 24,11880AD+A+A+B+B+D
14Thiensville, WIPopulation: 3,23180ACA+ABB+D
15Delafield, WIPopulation: 7,06080A+DAA+B+AD
16Verona, WIPopulation: 10,63280A+D+AA+B+B+D
17Wales, WIPopulation: 2,56280BD+A+A+B+B+D
18Oconomowoc, WIPopulation: 15,66780A+CAABB+D
19Wauwatosa, WIPopulation: 46,45780A+CBA+BB+D
20Fox Point, WIPopulation: 6,70379BDA+A+AAD
21Appleton, WIPopulation: 72,57579A+A+BAC+C+F
22Hartland, WIPopulation: 9,09279A+CA+ABB+D
23North Bay, WIPopulation: 29879BFA+A+AAD
24Middleton, WIPopulation: 17,58979A+D+AA+BB+D
25New Berlin, WIPopulation: 39,62179AD+AA+B+B+D
26Hortonville, WIPopulation: 2,69179BAA+ABC+F
27Waukesha, WIPopulation: 70,59379A+C+B+ABBD
28Elkhorn, WIPopulation: 9,98379AB+AAC+BD
29Waunakee, WIPopulation: 12,14279ADAA+B+AD
30Mequon, WIPopulation: 23,16479CDA+A+AAD
31Sturgeon Bay, WIPopulation: 9,15779A+A+B+ACC+F
32Mount Horeb, WIPopulation: 7,07079A+D+AABB+D
33Kaukauna, WIPopulation: 15,42279AA+AAC+C+F
34Lake Mills, WIPopulation: 5,69579B+B+A+AC+BD
35Grafton, WIPopulation: 11,45779ACA+ABBF
36Evansville, WIPopulation: 4,99179B+B+AABBD
37Johnson Creek, WIPopulation: 2,73479BBA+ABBD
38Oregon, WIPopulation: 9,26979ACAA+B+B+D
39Lannon, WIPopulation: 1,14779C+AA+AC+BD
40Platteville, WIPopulation: 11,17079A+B+B+ACC+D
41Ashwaubenon, WIPopulation: 17,03979A+ABAC+C+F
42Park Ridge, WIPopulation: 49179B+AB+ABBF
43Fort Atkinson, WIPopulation: 12,40179AAAB+C+C+D
44Sheboygan Falls, WIPopulation: 7,75578B+AAABC+F
45Howard, WIPopulation: 17,56478AAB+ABBF
46Stevens Point, WIPopulation: 26,67378A+A+BACCF
47Dodgeville, WIPopulation: 4,67478B+AAAC+C+F
48Elmwood Park, WIPopulation: 51778ACAAB+BD
49Hartford, WIPopulation: 14,10478ABAABBD
50Marshfield, WIPopulation: 18,65578A+A+AB+CCF
51Columbus, WIPopulation: 4,97978AAB+AC+BD
52Brillion, WIPopulation: 3,17578C+A+A+ABCF
53Neenah, WIPopulation: 25,52978A+AB+AC+C+F
54Luxemburg, WIPopulation: 2,50678C+AA+B+BBF
55Ripon, WIPopulation: 7,70078A+AAB+CCF
56Milton, WIPopulation: 5,53878AAB+B+C+C+D
57Pewaukee, WIPopulation: 13,27478BDA+A+B+B+D
58Mukwonago, WIPopulation: 7,28078ACAABB+D
59Waterford, WIPopulation: 5,30178B+C+AABBD
60Viroqua, WIPopulation: 4,36378AA+AAD+CD
61Shorewood, WIPopulation: 13,15478A+D+C+A+BB+D
62Hales Corners, WIPopulation: 7,69678A+D+B+ABB+D
63Chenequa, WIPopulation: 70878DFA+A+A+A+D
64Germantown, WIPopulation: 19,75678B+D+AABB+D
65Nashotah, WIPopulation: 1,58078D+DA+A+AAD
66Bloomer, WIPopulation: 3,53678AAA+ACCF
67McFarland, WIPopulation: 7,82778B+D+AAB+B+D
68Plover, WIPopulation: 12,07978B+A+B+B+BC+F
69Windsor, WIPopulation: 3,97978BD+A+AB+B+D
70Kimberly, WIPopulation: 6,50578AA+B+ACC+F
71Plymouth, WIPopulation: 8,41378AAAACC+F
72South Milwaukee, WIPopulation: 21,11978AABB+C+BD
73Okauchee Lake, WIPopulation: 4,69278CDA+A+B+AD
74Greenfield, WIPopulation: 36,65778A+BBAC+BD
75Sussex, WIPopulation: 10,48978B+D+AABB+D
76Little Chute, WIPopulation: 10,44778AAB+ABC+F
77Howards Grove, WIPopulation: 3,19078D+B+A+A+BBF
78Winneconne, WIPopulation: 2,21778C+AA+AC+C+F
79St. Peter, WIPopulation: 1,32577C+CA+AB+B+F
80Greendale, WIPopulation: 14,08577A+CBABBD
81Richland Center, WIPopulation: 5,17377AA+A+B+CCF
82Eau Claire, WIPopulation: 65,86077A+B+BACC+F
83Stoughton, WIPopulation: 12,69577ACAABBD
84Cambridge, WIPopulation: 1,32177CC+A+A+BBD
85Kenosha, WIPopulation: 99,29777A+AC+BC+C+D
86Clinton, WIPopulation: 1,89677C+A+A+B+C+CD
87Oconomowoc Lake, WIPopulation: 57477CFA+AAA+D
88Wrightstown, WIPopulation: 2,84777CB+A+ABBF
89Sun Prairie, WIPopulation: 29,27477A+CB+ABBD
90Paddock Lake, WIPopulation: 2,99977BBA+B+BBD
91Allouez, WIPopulation: 14,05677AAB+B+BC+F
92Sherwood, WIPopulation: 2,68277DC+A+A+ABF
93Rothschild, WIPopulation: 5,25477BA+AAC+C+F
94French Island, WIPopulation: 4,33777ABAABC+D
95St. Francis, WIPopulation: 9,36577AAABCC+D
96La Crosse, WIPopulation: 51,39877A+AC+ACCD
97Onalaska, WIPopulation: 17,74077AC+AABBD
98Mayville, WIPopulation: 5,12877B+AA+BBC+D
99Merton, WIPopulation: 3,32977DDA+A+AAD
100Baldwin, WIPopulation: 3,93077BB+AABC+F
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