Posted on Monday, July 22nd, 2013 by Harrison Wolf
AreaVibes uses a custom made algorithm, studying crime, average income, cost of living, nearby amenities and more to calculate a city’s “Livability Score.” Check your town’s score, or explore a new place to live!
AreaVibes is a great tool for anyone searching for a new city to live in. By analyzing the amenities, crime rate, cost of living, education, housing market, and even weather, AreaVibes calculates and assigns a score to the area out of 100. When using the tool, AreaVibes gives you the ability to search based not only on cities, but right down to a specific street. Already have a job? The search feature allows you to rank which factors are more important to you, by simply sliding the level of significance up or down, the algorithm responds with better information for you.
All in all, AreaVibes is a practical tool for anyone looking to relocate. You can use it’s resources to create a game-plan for new cities before you move. Figure out schools for your children, a grocery store near your new home, and even get an idea of what the weather is like there. Beyond that, try plugging in your current city and see what your town’s livability score is today!