Here's how Naples ranked on some of the metrics, with a 1 equating to best and a 73 representing average: Naples ranks as No. 1 U.S. beach town to live in

  • 46th – for the median household income (adjusted for cost of living) 
  • 19th – for the median annual property taxes
  • 34th – for the percentage of for-sale waterfront homes 
  • 7th – for the water temperature
  • 17th – for the violent crime rate
  • 65th – for the foreclosure rate
  • 1st – for the nightlife establishments per capita
  • 44th – for the quality of beach water