Europe The Best European Countries to Live In  

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List of the best European countries to live in, as ranked by Europeans and travelers everywhere. For many people, living in one of Europe’s many beautiful countries is a dream. With numerous countries side by side, it’s only one train ride away from experiencing many different parts of Europe, from Spain to Scotland. Europe is filled with the finest culture, from the ancient stomping grounds of Roman soldiers to the work of the top artists in any of the hundreds of museums throughout the continent. Besides being enjoyable places to live, this list has European countries that have strong economies, world-class medical care, good education, safe housing, and all the other essentials for living a healthy and happy life.

The European countries on this list are ranked by quality of life, affordable housing, fuel costs, and employment statistics. When choosing a European country to live in, you not only want to guarantee that you will be able to find employment in your field, but you also want to have the money to afford the lifestyle of the country, including rent, gas, food, energy bills,and entertainment.

What are the best European countries to live in? This list is filled with the finest places in live and experience the European lifestyle.

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1
626 343
Netherlands is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Amsterdam
2
457 267
Switzerland is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
3
430 278
Denmark is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Copenhagen
4
555 327
Germany is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Berlin
5
396 275
Republic of Ireland is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
6
412 248
Austria is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Vienna
7
468 307
Sweden is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Stockholm
8
425 279
Spain is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Madrid
9
396 248
Finland is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Helsinki
10
263 144
Norway is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Oslo
11
287 215
Scotland is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Edinburgh
12
296 229
Belgium is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
City of Brussels
13
258 232
Iceland is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Reykjavik
14
337 291
England is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
London
15
281 249
Portugal is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Lisbon
16
352 299
Italy is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Rome
17
288 271
France is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Paris
18
259 230
Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
19
225 264
Greece is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Athens
20
201 216
Wales is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Cardiff
21
114 104
Canada is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Ottawa
22
126 150
Slovenia is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Ljubljana
23
99 95
Estonia is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Tallinn
24
112 138
Andorra is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Andorra la Vella
25
163 235
Croatia is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Zagreb