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2015 Top 100 Best Small Towns: Ranking Data

  • Ranking Data
City LivScore Amenities Civic Demo. Econ Educat. Health Housing Infrast.
Maitland 88 63 67 56 96 52 45 65
Ellensburg 81 74 67 41 81 60 53 56
Clive 68 70 45 54 92 64 50 59
Bar Harbor 84 83 54 51 88 91 45 69
Orange City 56 82 58 60 89 76 46 58
Holualoa 78 70 79 61 55 46 43 78
Carlisle 70 63 54 52 82 77 65 74
Beaufort 83 69 68 38 68 62 52 78
Suffern 68 63 63 62 64 69 45 71
Breckenridge 91 63 77 73 64 46 48 70
Coralville 62 60 54 60 67 82 68 56
Greensburg 78 60 37 45 89 65 72 55
Louisville 91 76 40 60 93 72 61 66
Williamsburg 85 68 55 35 86 36 74 86
Silver City 77 77 71 34 76 66 58 47
Falls Church 73 68 60 66 87 47 64 74
Decorah 61 66 48 52 86 72 51 70
Stephenville 73 61 76 47 79 69 61 38
Marshall 75 62 71 57 81 74 72 59
La Grande 75 65 68 49 63 72 65 56
Yankton 58 67 77 40 83 53 68 53
Hood River 86 53 75 56 61 86 54 72
Pacific Grove 98 59 52 50 70 66 61 67
Essex Junction 64 70 46 65 66 59 68 71
Onalaska 66 71 51 63 91 79 72 46
Augusta 65 63 60 41 79 77 67 65
River Falls 57 71 27 61 90 66 72 61
Princeton 80 74 41 40 97 58 52 88
Ketchikan 67 62 73 56 53 56 64 82
Itasca 72 63 47 58 88 51 60 63
Spearfish 78 71 73 43 86 77 72 48
Dillon 61 71 62 58 75 78 60 58
Anacortes 87 72 47 50 66 54 65 67
Pella 64 73 50 61 88 66 63 71
Conshohocken 75 66 56 68 67 57 60 71
Fort Walton Beach 82 50 68 47 78 52 50 66
Southern Pines 82 77 91 34 53 62 53 49
Fergus Falls 56 65 66 41 77 74 69 63
Boerne 88 85 58 59 65 40 56 51
Sebastopol 95 61 42 57 65 76 75 78
Sheridan 69 63 75 52 85 53 76 52
Auburn 92 75 48 41 62 76 62 51
Mount Kisco 71 44 63 56 86 64 74 77
Cody 77 70 66 57 58 79 62 51
Whitefish 77 67 69 53 47 78 56 56
Lindsborg 54 61 71 65 77 64 60 59
Hendersonville 82 73 60 48 57 73 68 53
Harrison 76 64 67 38 78 76 66 33
Port Angeles 89 66 68 39 79 82 58 66
Bel Air 78 65 52 63 88 56 65 56
Bemidji 56 56 76 48 67 82 66 53
Tumwater 87 65 61 60 62 53 72 76
Glenwood Springs 84 61 76 53 66 71 55 51
Dickinson 67 54 84 68 66 57 64 53
Takoma Park 78 57 59 61 71 70 67 69
Aspen 91 82 73 40 70 41 56 60
Houghton 54 86 50 26 84 89 53 54
Traverse City 80 75 76 51 86 73 45 62
Park City 89 56 80 53 68 61 42 73
Coos Bay 83 68 68 45 60 75 58 49
Alexandria 61 67 73 48 82 88 68 47
Petoskey 78 79 62 39 83 75 43 57
Fredericksburg 81 83 69 43 59 44 57 67
Lebanon 72 76 82 61 85 75 65 61
Northfield 68 73 45 61 89 54 59 82
Coupeville 79 76 75 33 43 63 68 73
Sandpoint 81 64 67 42 54 77 53 58
Los Alamitos 94 56 58 52 91 74 66 55
Brunswick 71 59 34 44 90 83 66 73
Merriam 68 55 61 68 46 83 67 59
Middlebury 71 85 47 37 85 85 5 70
Carrboro 75 74 54 53 67 59 56 79
Farmington 70 66 80 43 74 63 68 37
Los Alamos 85 90 65 54 96 59 57 67
Emeryville 94 56 59 54 75 57 56 78
Rolla 65 65 74 42 85 68 59 49
Hailey 78 71 63 67 58 61 41 48
Jackson 80 61 71 64 63 83 52 68
Middleton 76 66 54 61 94 55 65 50
Easton 75 72 87 45 45 67 57 57
Madison 81 74 52 47 94 49 61 74
Brattleboro 75 76 49 55 76 92 38 56
Incline Village 93 72 55 42 82 54 31 72
Durango 90 72 75 53 73 77 59 68
Newport 93 77 75 44 80 52 52 55
Plattsburgh 65 68 66 28 81 62 60 76
Oxford 77 75 82 26 68 51 35 52
Arcata 91 66 64 38 86 84 56 55
Hershey 74 70 50 51 94 45 69 68
Heber City 75 52 71 73 49 58 69 59
Golden 91 70 51 46 88 47 73 66
Brevard 80 79 78 41 78 65 61 42
Portales 69 62 81 37 75 68 61 46
St. Augustine 90 72 63 40 84 82 54 81
Decatur 83 74 57 55 74 55 59 68
Greenwich 83 69 44 42 69 62 52 83
Papillion 61 70 47 61 64 61 59 44
Montpelier 72 73 51 61 88 65 60 72
Astoria 90 56 77 39 77 80 48 51
Red Lodge 72 89 23 68 9 70 60 65