Best Places to Live

Berkeley, CA

Population: 117,384
LIV
SCORE
643
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Berkeley is evolving its hippie past, allowing for denser development but keeping its focus on local businesses and culture. The town, home to the popular University of California campus, is reinvesting in a livable, energetic downtown area filled with great places to eat and shop.

Berkeley, CA Ranking Data

Civic
76
Demographics
56
Economy
58
Education
89
Health
57
Housing
41
Infrastructure
68