Best Places to Live

Palo Alto, CA

Population: 66,478
LIV
SCORE
646
Matt Carmichael

Take mild weather, a thriving economy, great cultural and natural amenities; add in not one, but two downtowns surrounded by housing; and finally, drop in one of the highest-ranked universities in the world, and you’ll find yourself in Palo Alto, Livability.com’s 2014 Best Place to Live.

Palo Alto, CA Ranking Data

Civic
74
Demographics
69
Economy
54
Education
85
Health
46
Housing
51
Infrastructure
67