City Rankings

At MoveHub we know that everyone has different reasons for moving. That’s why we’ve ranked some of the worlds top cities in relation to key factors, like safety, property affordability and climate. Simply select the factors most important to you and we will show you the best cities for you to consider! Click on a card to read up more on your chosen city.

What do these filters mean?

Cities are ranked according to an overall rating based on their quality of life, which is made up of 7 different factors. Choose any combination of filters to re-rank the cities. For all filters, the higher the score, the better!

  • Affordability: how high cost of living is in the city
  • Safety: crime rates and how safe people feel in the city
  • Healthcare: how citizens feel about their access to healthcare and its quality
  • Traffic flow: how easy it is to move through the city by various methods of transportation
  • Property affordability: how are property prices within the city
  • Climate: how citizens rate their city's climate
  • Air quality: whether people who live there find the city to be polluted

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  • 1. Wellington

    Our rating

    5 out of 5

    • Affordability 4 out of 5

    • Safety 4 out of 5

    • Healthcare 3 out of 5

    • Traffic Flow 5 out of 5

    • Property affordability 5 out of 5

    • Climate 5 out of 5

    • Environment quality 5 out of 5

  • 2. Canberra

    Our rating

    5 out of 5

    • Affordability 4 out of 5

    • Safety 4 out of 5

    • Healthcare 3 out of 5

    • Traffic Flow 5 out of 5

    • Property affordability 4 out of 5

    • Climate 5 out of 5

    • Environment quality 5 out of 5

  • 3. Braga

    Our rating

    5 out of 5

    • Affordability 5 out of 5

    • Safety 4 out of 5

    • Healthcare 3 out of 5

    • Traffic Flow 5 out of 5

    • Property affordability 4 out of 5

    • Climate 5 out of 5

    • Environment quality 5 out of 5

  • 4. Dallas

    Our rating

    5 out of 5

    • Affordability 4 out of 5

    • Safety 4 out of 5

    • Healthcare 3 out of 5

    • Traffic Flow 3 out of 5

    • Property affordability 5 out of 5

    • Climate 5 out of 5

    • Environment quality 5 out of 5

  • 5. San Antonio Texas

    Our rating

    5 out of 5

    • Affordability 4 out of 5

    • Safety 4 out of 5

    • Healthcare 3 out of 5

    • Traffic Flow 3 out of 5

    • Property affordability 5 out of 5

    • Climate 5 out of 5

    • Environment quality 5 out of 5

  • 6. San Diego

    Our rating

    5 out of 5

    • Affordability 3 out of 5

    • Safety 4 out of 5

    • Healthcare 3 out of 5

    • Traffic Flow 4 out of 5

    • Property affordability 5 out of 5

    • Climate 5 out of 5

    • Environment quality 5 out of 5

  • 7. Asheville

    Our rating

    5 out of 5

    • Affordability 4 out of 5

    • Safety 4 out of 5

    • Healthcare 3 out of 5

    • Traffic Flow 5 out of 5

    • Property affordability 5 out of 5

    • Climate 5 out of 5

    • Environment quality 5 out of 5

  • 8. Gold Coast

    Our rating

    5 out of 5

    • Affordability 4 out of 5

    • Safety 4 out of 5

    • Healthcare 3 out of 5

    • Traffic Flow 5 out of 5

    • Property affordability 4 out of 5

    • Climate 5 out of 5

    • Environment quality 5 out of 5

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