Ranking of UAA Cities

ND-GAIN's Urban Adaptation Assessment (UAA) scores the climate risks and readiness to adapt of 278 cities in the United States. View the cities rank ordered by their Overall Score, Risk Score and Readiness Score.

Rank City Score
1 Atlanta, GA 72.09
2 Portland , ME 71.22
3 Madison, WI 70.77
4 Rochester , MN 69.53
5 Ann Arbor, MI 68.96
6 Frisco, TX 68.79
7 Cincinnati, OH 68.49
8 Columbia , SC 67.88
9 Springfield , IL 67.52
10 Denver, CO 66.18
11 Indianapolis, IN 65.61
12 Scottsdale, AZ 65.13
13 Durham, NC 64.97
14 Columbia , MO 64.78
15 Fayetteville, NC 64.50
16 Columbus , GA 64.49
17 Overland Park, KS 64.40
18 Greensboro, NC 63.81
19 Burlington, VT 63.38
20 Albuquerque, NM 63.23
21 Knoxville, TN 63.21
22 Vancouver, WA 62.98
23 Kansas City , MO 62.94
24 Huntsville, AL 62.38
25 Lexington-Fayette, KY 62.34
26 Memphis, TN 62.33
27 Seattle, WA 62.07
28 Chattanooga, TN 61.92
29 Austin, TX 61.91
30 Salt Lake City, UT 61.71
31 Olathe, KS 61.69
32 New Orleans, LA 61.27
33 Henderson, NV 61.25
34 Gainesville, FL 61.23
35 Birmingham, AL 61.20
36 McKinney, TX 61.13
37 Lansing, MI 61.11
38 Charleston , SC 61.00
39 Tacoma, WA 60.95
40 Chesapeake, VA 60.93
41 Tallahassee, FL 60.91
42 Dayton, OH 60.87
43 Raleigh, NC 60.75
44 Peoria , AZ 60.49
45 Anchorage, AK 60.48
46 Manchester, NH 60.41
47 Cambridge, MA 60.20
48 Richmond , VA 60.12
49 High Point, NC 60.08
50 Peoria , IL 60.08
51 Montgomery, AL 60.00
52 Clarksville, TN 59.87
53 Springfield , MO 59.75
54 Chandler, AZ 59.62
55 Norman, OK 59.41
56 Oklahoma City, OK 59.41
57 Winston-Salem, NC 59.38
58 Stamford, CT 59.17
59 Boston, MA 59.11
60 Charlotte, NC 59.08
61 St. Louis, MO 59.07
62 Washington, DC 59.05
63 Carlsbad, CA 59.04
64 Murfreesboro, TN 58.94
65 Minneapolis, MN 58.82
66 Virginia Beach, VA 58.74
67 Eugene, OR 58.59
68 Newport News, VA 58.54
69 San Antonio, TX 58.45
70 Fargo, ND 58.23
71 Green Bay, WI 58.01
72 Wichita, KS 58.00
73 Bellevue, WA 57.93
74 Mobile, AL 57.77
75 Denton, TX 57.72
76 Davenport, IA 57.61
77 Tucson, AZ 57.42
78 Topeka, KS 57.18
79 Orlando, FL 57.14
80 Wilmington , NC 57.11
81 Little Rock, AR 57.05
82 Columbus , OH 57.02
83 Jacksonville, FL 56.89
84 Omaha, NE 56.79
85 Detroit, MI 56.76
86 Fort Worth, TX 56.74
87 Dallas, TX 56.55
88 Shreveport, LA 56.43
89 San Francisco, CA 56.35
90 Aurora , CO 56.32
91 Milwaukee, WI 56.20
92 Waterbury, CT 56.19
93 Billings, MT 56.11
94 Des Moines, IA 56.07
95 Fremont, CA 56.03
96 Pittsburgh, PA 55.71
97 Akron, OH 55.62
98 Naperville, IL 55.53
99 Houston, TX 55.23
100 Elk Grove, CA 55.19
101 Grand Rapids, MI 55.17
102 Sioux Falls, SD 55.09
103 Cedar Rapids, IA 55.02
104 Berkeley, CA 54.98
105 Colorado Springs, CO 54.93
106 Spokane, WA 54.90
107 Port St. Lucie, FL 54.79
108 Reno, NV 54.75
109 Baton Rouge, LA 54.48
110 Mesa, AZ 54.38
111 Surprise, AZ 54.34
112 Fort Collins, CO 54.25
113 North Las Vegas, NV 54.20
114 Plano, TX 54.19
115 Tampa, FL 54.11
116 Phoenix, AZ 54.09
117 Charleston , WV 54.07
118 Portland , OR 53.95
119 Philadelphia, PA 53.92
120 Kent, WA 53.83
121 St. Paul, MN 53.78
122 Irvine, CA 53.77
123 Norfolk, VA 53.71
124 Pueblo, CO 53.68
125 Centennial, CO 53.65
126 Lafayette, LA 53.56
127 Baltimore, MD 53.35
128 Jackson, MS 53.33
129 Fort Wayne, IN 53.26
130 Provo, UT 53.21
131 Boise City, ID 53.20
132 El Paso, TX 53.07
133 Elgin, IL 52.91
134 Westminster, CO 52.89
135 New York, NY 52.88
136 Kansas City , KS 52.85
137 San Diego, CA 52.80
138 Chicago, IL 52.71
139 Honolulu, HI 52.67
140 Las Vegas, NV 52.65
141 Lincoln, NE 52.53
142 San Jose, CA 52.49
143 Cheyenne, WY 52.29
144 Everett, WA 52.16
145 Richmond , CA 51.91
146 Independence, MO 51.80
147 Oakland, CA 51.75
148 Tempe, AZ 51.52
149 Springfield , MA 51.29
150 Midland, TX 51.22
151 Worcester, MA 51.18
152 Hampton, VA 51.12
153 Thousand Oaks, CA 51.07
154 New Haven, CT 51.02
155 Glendale , AZ 51.00
156 Oceanside, CA 50.97
157 Roseville, CA 50.90
158 Evansville, IN 50.87
159 West Jordan, UT 50.82
160 Beaumont, TX 50.79
161 Rockford, IL 50.78
162 Joliet, IL 50.74
163 Thornton, CO 50.70
164 Murrieta, CA 50.49
165 Lakewood, CO 50.48
166 Wilmington , DE 50.18
167 Salem, OR 50.12
168 Toledo, OH 50.12
169 Arvada, CO 50.05
170 West Palm Beach, FL 49.98
171 Gresham, OR 49.73
172 Cleveland, OH 49.61
173 Santa Clara, CA 49.60
174 Sunnyvale, CA 49.53
175 Fairfield, CA 49.44
176 Wichita Falls, TX 49.24
177 Carrollton, TX 49.13
178 Fresno, CA 48.88
179 Sterling Heights, MI 48.83
180 Hartford, CT 48.80
181 Lubbock, TX 48.26
182 South Bend, IN 48.23
183 Tulsa, OK 48.13
184 Bakersfield, CA 48.02
185 Alexandria, VA 47.63
186 Coral Springs, FL 47.57
187 Fort Lauderdale, FL 47.45
188 Savannah, GA 47.38
189 Antioch, CA 47.35
190 Miramar, FL 47.13
191 Warren, MI 47.13
192 McAllen, TX 47.12
193 Syracuse, NY 47.08
194 Rochester , NY 47.07
195 Arlington, TX 46.81
196 Corpus Christi, TX 46.78
197 Concord, CA 46.72
198 Lowell, MA 46.64
199 Brownsville, TX 46.57
200 Laredo, TX 46.53
201 Pembroke Pines, FL 46.49
202 Santa Rosa, CA 46.45
203 Simi Valley, CA 46.17
204 Buffalo, NY 45.75
205 Mesquite, TX 45.72
206 Killeen, TX 45.64
207 Los Angeles, CA 45.50
208 Hayward, CA 45.37
209 Amarillo, TX 45.25
210 Grand Prairie, TX 44.84
211 Waco, TX 44.81
212 Temecula, CA 44.47
213 Rancho Cucamonga, CA 44.43
214 Clearwater, FL 44.30
215 Lancaster, CA 44.16
216 Vallejo, CA 43.97
217 St. Petersburg, FL 43.82
218 Irving, TX 43.77
219 Sacramento, CA 43.69
220 Victorville, CA 43.53
221 Garland, TX 43.52
222 Abilene, TX 43.34
223 Cape Coral, FL 43.09
224 Long Beach, CA 43.07
225 Providence, RI 42.84
226 Stockton, CA 42.79
227 Escondido, CA 42.78
228 Huntington Beach, CA 42.66
229 Santa Clarita, CA 42.57
230 Chula Vista, CA 42.37
231 Orange, CA 42.16
232 Riverside, CA 41.81
233 Yonkers, NY 41.76
234 Jersey City, NJ 41.61
235 Visalia, CA 41.51
236 Palm Bay, FL 41.49
237 Aurora , IL 41.38
238 Palmdale, CA 41.31
239 Miami Gardens, FL 41.29
240 Newark, NJ 41.12
241 West Valley City, UT 40.79
242 Pasadena , CA 40.55
243 Corona, CA 40.48
244 San Buenaventura, CA 40.44
245 Daly City, CA 39.90
246 Elizabeth, NJ 39.88
247 Modesto, CA 39.63
248 Torrance, CA 39.12
249 Moreno Valley, CA 38.96
250 Bridgeport, CT 38.93
251 Pasadena , TX 38.92
252 Burbank, CA 38.15
253 Fullerton, CA 37.17
254 Ontario, CA 37.05
255 Hollywood, FL 36.97
256 San Bernardino, CA 35.94
257 Miami, FL 35.51
258 Salinas, CA 35.31
259 Costa Mesa, CA 35.08
260 Anaheim, CA 34.93
261 Fontana, CA 34.48
262 Glendale , CA 34.03
263 Oxnard, CA 33.60
264 West Covina, CA 31.65
265 Allentown, PA 31.01
266 Downey, CA 30.98
267 Hialeah, FL 28.78
268 Pomona, CA 28.67
269 Paterson, NJ 27.36
270 Inglewood, CA 23.83
271 Norwalk, CA 23.76
272 Garden Grove, CA 23.49
273 Santa Ana, CA 21.84
274 El Monte, CA 16.57
275 Bayamón, PR 0.00
276 Carolina, PR 0.00
277 Ponce, PR 0.00
278 San Juan, PR 0.00
Rank City Score
1 El Monte, CA 0.80
2 Santa Ana, CA 0.76
3 Paterson, NJ 0.76
4 Hialeah, FL 0.73
5 Miami, FL 0.73
6 Inglewood, CA 0.71
7 Garden Grove, CA 0.69
8 Bridgeport, CT 0.68
9 Chicago, IL 0.66
10 Norwalk, CA 0.66
11 Allentown, PA 0.66
12 Pomona, CA 0.64
13 Los Angeles, CA 0.63
14 Yonkers, NY 0.63
15 Jersey City, NJ 0.62
16 Hollywood, FL 0.61
17 Philadelphia, PA 0.61
18 Newark, NJ 0.60
19 Long Beach, CA 0.60
20 San Francisco, CA 0.60
21 Oxnard, CA 0.60
22 Elizabeth, NJ 0.60
23 West Covina, CA 0.60
24 Cambridge, MA 0.59
25 Salinas, CA 0.59
26 Anaheim, CA 0.59
27 Downey, CA 0.59
28 Alexandria, VA 0.59
29 New York, NY 0.58
30 Fort Lauderdale, FL 0.58
31 Providence, RI 0.58
32 Huntington Beach, CA 0.58
33 Lowell, MA 0.57
34 Daly City, CA 0.57
35 Miami Gardens, FL 0.56
36 Milwaukee, WI 0.56
37 Boston, MA 0.56
38 New Haven, CT 0.56
39 Glendale , CA 0.56
40 Wilmington , DE 0.55
41 Berkeley, CA 0.55
42 Burbank, CA 0.55
43 Minneapolis, MN 0.55
44 Pasadena , CA 0.54
45 Buffalo, NY 0.54
46 Oakland, CA 0.54
47 Coral Springs, FL 0.54
48 Stockton, CA 0.54
49 Clearwater, FL 0.54
50 Detroit, MI 0.54
51 Rochester , NY 0.54
52 Santa Clara, CA 0.54
53 Fullerton, CA 0.53
54 Modesto, CA 0.53
55 Pembroke Pines, FL 0.53
56 St. Paul, MN 0.52
57 Washington, DC 0.52
58 Grand Rapids, MI 0.52
59 St. Petersburg, FL 0.51
60 San Jose, CA 0.51
61 Visalia, CA 0.51
62 Baltimore, MD 0.51
63 Seattle, WA 0.51
64 Garland, TX 0.51
65 Hartford, CT 0.51
66 Santa Rosa, CA 0.51
67 Norfolk, VA 0.50
68 Torrance, CA 0.50
69 Cleveland, OH 0.49
70 Honolulu, HI 0.49
71 Gresham, OR 0.49
72 Carolina, PR 0.49
73 St. Louis, MO 0.49
74 Chula Vista, CA 0.49
75 San Bernardino, CA 0.49
76 San Juan, PR 0.49
77 Riverside, CA 0.48
78 Warren, MI 0.48
79 Syracuse, NY 0.48
80 Irving, TX 0.48
81 Fresno, CA 0.48
82 Sacramento, CA 0.48
83 Fontana, CA 0.48
84 Hayward, CA 0.48
85 Costa Mesa, CA 0.48
86 Jacksonville, FL 0.47
87 Escondido, CA 0.47
88 Vallejo, CA 0.47
89 San Diego, CA 0.47
90 Orange, CA 0.47
91 Savannah, GA 0.47
92 Worcester, MA 0.47
93 Eugene, OR 0.46
94 San Buenaventura, CA 0.46
95 West Valley City, UT 0.46
96 Richmond , CA 0.46
97 Las Vegas, NV 0.45
98 Ontario, CA 0.45
99 Hampton, VA 0.45
100 Portland , OR 0.45
101 Moreno Valley, CA 0.45
102 Pittsburgh, PA 0.45
103 Springfield , MA 0.45
104 Mesquite, TX 0.45
105 Waco, TX 0.44
106 Houston, TX 0.44
107 Cape Coral, FL 0.44
108 Concord, CA 0.44
109 Salem, OR 0.44
110 Pasadena , TX 0.44
111 Aurora , IL 0.44
112 Sunnyvale, CA 0.44
113 Santa Clarita, CA 0.44
114 Corona, CA 0.43
115 Corpus Christi, TX 0.43
116 Toledo, OH 0.43
117 Carrollton, TX 0.43
118 Sterling Heights, MI 0.42
119 Baton Rouge, LA 0.42
120 Spokane, WA 0.42
121 Mesa, AZ 0.42
122 New Orleans, LA 0.42
123 Columbus , OH 0.42
124 Naperville, IL 0.42
125 El Paso, TX 0.41
126 Brownsville, TX 0.41
127 Newport News, VA 0.41
128 Tulsa, OK 0.41
129 South Bend, IN 0.41
130 Stamford, CT 0.41
131 Richmond , VA 0.41
132 Dallas, TX 0.41
133 Cincinnati, OH 0.41
134 Roseville, CA 0.41
135 Miramar, FL 0.40
136 Plano, TX 0.40
137 Antioch, CA 0.40
138 Beaumont, TX 0.40
139 Lansing, MI 0.40
140 Fort Wayne, IN 0.40
141 Wilmington , NC 0.40
142 Arvada, CO 0.40
143 Lakewood, CO 0.40
144 Manchester, NH 0.40
145 Grand Prairie, TX 0.40
146 Jackson, MS 0.40
147 Glendale , AZ 0.40
148 Oceanside, CA 0.40
149 Arlington, TX 0.40
150 Omaha, NE 0.40
151 Wichita, KS 0.40
152 Centennial, CO 0.40
153 Rancho Cucamonga, CA 0.40
154 Thornton, CO 0.40
155 Tempe, AZ 0.40
156 Waterbury, CT 0.39
157 Elgin, IL 0.39
158 Laredo, TX 0.39
159 Kent, WA 0.39
160 Temecula, CA 0.39
161 Chesapeake, VA 0.38
162 Denver, CO 0.38
163 Akron, OH 0.38
164 Bakersfield, CA 0.38
165 Murrieta, CA 0.38
166 Burlington, VT 0.38
167 Independence, MO 0.38
168 Memphis, TN 0.38
169 Rockford, IL 0.38
170 Aurora , CO 0.38
171 San Antonio, TX 0.38
172 Tampa, FL 0.37
173 Mobile, AL 0.37
174 Topeka, KS 0.37
175 Virginia Beach, VA 0.37
176 Simi Valley, CA 0.37
177 Bellevue, WA 0.37
178 Tacoma, WA 0.37
179 West Jordan, UT 0.37
180 Davenport, IA 0.37
181 Des Moines, IA 0.37
182 Fairfield, CA 0.37
183 Bayamón, PR 0.37
184 Phoenix, AZ 0.37
185 West Palm Beach, FL 0.37
186 Murfreesboro, TN 0.36
187 Dayton, OH 0.36
188 North Las Vegas, NV 0.36
189 Amarillo, TX 0.36
190 Fargo, ND 0.36
191 Evansville, IN 0.36
192 Palm Bay, FL 0.36
193 Thousand Oaks, CA 0.36
194 Indianapolis, IN 0.36
195 Provo, UT 0.36
196 Charleston , WV 0.36
197 Cheyenne, WY 0.36
198 Westminster, CO 0.36
199 Kansas City , KS 0.35
200 Lincoln, NE 0.35
201 Albuquerque, NM 0.35
202 Everett, WA 0.35
203 Vancouver, WA 0.35
204 Billings, MT 0.35
205 Shreveport, LA 0.35
206 High Point, NC 0.35
207 Tucson, AZ 0.35
208 Kansas City , MO 0.35
209 Knoxville, TN 0.35
210 Lafayette, LA 0.35
211 McAllen, TX 0.35
212 Raleigh, NC 0.34
213 Reno, NV 0.34
214 Carlsbad, CA 0.34
215 Springfield , MO 0.34
216 Abilene, TX 0.34
217 Palmdale, CA 0.34
218 Fremont, CA 0.34
219 Lubbock, TX 0.34
220 Montgomery, AL 0.34
221 Joliet, IL 0.34
222 Fort Collins, CO 0.33
223 Wichita Falls, TX 0.33
224 Green Bay, WI 0.33
225 Chandler, AZ 0.33
226 Elk Grove, CA 0.33
227 Fort Worth, TX 0.33
228 Winston-Salem, NC 0.33
229 Victorville, CA 0.33
230 Ann Arbor, MI 0.33
231 Pueblo, CO 0.33
232 Austin, TX 0.33
233 Ponce, PR 0.33
234 Greensboro, NC 0.33
235 Fayetteville, NC 0.33
236 Chattanooga, TN 0.33
237 Lancaster, CA 0.32
238 Henderson, NV 0.32
239 Peoria , IL 0.32
240 Overland Park, KS 0.32
241 Boise City, ID 0.32
242 Clarksville, TN 0.32
243 Colorado Springs, CO 0.32
244 Atlanta, GA 0.32
245 Springfield , IL 0.32
246 Killeen, TX 0.32
247 Cedar Rapids, IA 0.31
248 Orlando, FL 0.31
249 Birmingham, AL 0.31
250 Sioux Falls, SD 0.31
251 Charlotte, NC 0.31
252 Oklahoma City, OK 0.30
253 Tallahassee, FL 0.30
254 Huntsville, AL 0.30
255 Irvine, CA 0.30
256 Little Rock, AR 0.30
257 Port St. Lucie, FL 0.30
258 Rochester , MN 0.30
259 Olathe, KS 0.29
260 Portland , ME 0.29
261 Denton, TX 0.29
262 McKinney, TX 0.29
263 Columbus , GA 0.28
264 Madison, WI 0.28
265 Charleston , SC 0.28
266 Midland, TX 0.28
267 Durham, NC 0.28
268 Surprise, AZ 0.28
269 Lexington-Fayette, KY 0.27
270 Frisco, TX 0.27
271 Gainesville, FL 0.27
272 Anchorage, AK 0.26
273 Salt Lake City, UT 0.25
274 Scottsdale, AZ 0.25
275 Peoria , AZ 0.24
276 Columbia , MO 0.23
277 Norman, OK 0.21
278 Columbia , SC 0.21
Rank City Score
1 Cambridge, MA 0.80
2 Cincinnati, OH 0.78
3 Atlanta, GA 0.76
4 Seattle, WA 0.75
5 Boston, MA 0.74
6 Minneapolis, MN 0.73
7 San Francisco, CA 0.73
8 Portland , ME 0.72
9 Chicago, IL 0.72
10 Ann Arbor, MI 0.71
11 Denver, CO 0.70
12 Washington, DC 0.70
13 Madison, WI 0.70
14 Milwaukee, WI 0.69
15 Philadelphia, PA 0.69
16 Rochester , MN 0.69
17 Detroit, MI 0.68
18 Springfield , IL 0.67
19 St. Louis, MO 0.67
20 Indianapolis, IN 0.67
21 Burlington, VT 0.65
22 Berkeley, CA 0.65
23 New York, NY 0.64
24 New Orleans, LA 0.64
25 Frisco, TX 0.64
26 Eugene, OR 0.63
27 Lansing, MI 0.62
28 Fayetteville, NC 0.62
29 Memphis, TN 0.62
30 Knoxville, TN 0.62
31 Grand Rapids, MI 0.62
32 Vancouver, WA 0.61
33 Kansas City , MO 0.61
34 Jacksonville, FL 0.61
35 Richmond , VA 0.61
36 Albuquerque, NM 0.61
37 Greensboro, NC 0.60
38 Chesapeake, VA 0.60
39 Manchester, NH 0.60
40 Overland Park, KS 0.60
41 St. Paul, MN 0.60
42 Stamford, CT 0.59
43 Tacoma, WA 0.59
44 Newport News, VA 0.58
45 Dayton, OH 0.58
46 Durham, NC 0.58
47 New Haven, CT 0.58
48 Chattanooga, TN 0.57
49 Oakland, CA 0.57
50 Columbia , SC 0.57
51 Norfolk, VA 0.57
52 Austin, TX 0.57
53 Columbus , GA 0.57
54 Baltimore, MD 0.57
55 Pittsburgh, PA 0.56
56 Wichita, KS 0.56
57 Raleigh, NC 0.56
58 San Jose, CA 0.56
59 Columbus , OH 0.56
60 Wilmington , DE 0.55
61 San Antonio, TX 0.55
62 High Point, NC 0.55
63 Scottsdale, AZ 0.55
64 Huntsville, AL 0.55
65 Houston, TX 0.55
66 Wilmington , NC 0.55
67 Honolulu, HI 0.55
68 Henderson, NV 0.55
69 Springfield , MO 0.54
70 Virginia Beach, VA 0.54
71 Los Angeles, CA 0.54
72 Dallas, TX 0.54
73 Alexandria, VA 0.54
74 Montgomery, AL 0.54
75 Columbia , MO 0.53
76 Omaha, NE 0.53
77 Chandler, AZ 0.53
78 Naperville, IL 0.53
79 Murfreesboro, TN 0.53
80 Birmingham, AL 0.53
81 Mobile, AL 0.53
82 Portland , OR 0.53
83 Santa Clara, CA 0.53
84 Fort Lauderdale, FL 0.53
85 Peoria , IL 0.53
86 Spokane, WA 0.52
87 Winston-Salem, NC 0.52
88 Tallahassee, FL 0.52
89 Waterbury, CT 0.52
90 Olathe, KS 0.52
91 Carlsbad, CA 0.52
92 Fargo, ND 0.52
93 San Diego, CA 0.52
94 Bellevue, WA 0.52
95 Davenport, IA 0.52
96 Topeka, KS 0.51
97 Lexington-Fayette, KY 0.51
98 Clarksville, TN 0.51
99 Baton Rouge, LA 0.51
100 Lowell, MA 0.51
101 McKinney, TX 0.51
102 Aurora , CO 0.51
103 Mesa, AZ 0.50
104 Las Vegas, NV 0.50
105 Worcester, MA 0.50
106 Gainesville, FL 0.50
107 Richmond , CA 0.50
108 Charleston , SC 0.50
109 Gresham, OR 0.49
110 Hartford, CT 0.49
111 Tucson, AZ 0.49
112 Des Moines, IA 0.49
113 Coral Springs, FL 0.49
114 Green Bay, WI 0.49
115 Oklahoma City, OK 0.49
116 Charlotte, NC 0.49
117 Akron, OH 0.49
118 Rochester , NY 0.48
119 Shreveport, LA 0.48
120 Salt Lake City, UT 0.48
121 Cleveland, OH 0.48
122 Plano, TX 0.48
123 El Paso, TX 0.47
124 Springfield , MA 0.47
125 Billings, MT 0.47
126 Yonkers, NY 0.47
127 Jackson, MS 0.47
128 Hampton, VA 0.47
129 Fort Wayne, IN 0.47
130 Centennial, CO 0.47
131 Anchorage, AK 0.47
132 Buffalo, NY 0.46
133 Kent, WA 0.46
134 Fort Worth, TX 0.46
135 Bridgeport, CT 0.46
136 Orlando, FL 0.46
137 Fremont, CA 0.46
138 Fresno, CA 0.46
139 Long Beach, CA 0.46
140 Pembroke Pines, FL 0.46
141 Denton, TX 0.45
142 Jersey City, NJ 0.45
143 Peoria , AZ 0.45
144 Phoenix, AZ 0.45
145 Elgin, IL 0.45
146 Tampa, FL 0.45
147 Sunnyvale, CA 0.44
148 Santa Rosa, CA 0.44
149 Miami, FL 0.44
150 Salem, OR 0.44
151 Elk Grove, CA 0.44
152 Charleston , WV 0.44
153 Toledo, OH 0.44
154 Little Rock, AR 0.44
155 Huntington Beach, CA 0.44
156 North Las Vegas, NV 0.44
157 Tempe, AZ 0.43
158 Providence, RI 0.43
159 Roseville, CA 0.43
160 Syracuse, NY 0.43
161 Reno, NV 0.43
162 Provo, UT 0.42
163 Fort Collins, CO 0.42
164 Lafayette, LA 0.42
165 Newark, NJ 0.42
166 Westminster, CO 0.42
167 Glendale , AZ 0.42
168 Thornton, CO 0.42
169 Warren, MI 0.42
170 Cedar Rapids, IA 0.42
171 Colorado Springs, CO 0.42
172 Clearwater, FL 0.42
173 Oceanside, CA 0.42
174 Carrollton, TX 0.41
175 Lakewood, CO 0.41
176 Independence, MO 0.41
177 Cheyenne, WY 0.41
178 Savannah, GA 0.41
179 Kansas City , KS 0.41
180 Sioux Falls, SD 0.41
181 Beaumont, TX 0.41
182 Everett, WA 0.40
183 Elizabeth, NJ 0.40
184 Pueblo, CO 0.40
185 Norman, OK 0.40
186 Lincoln, NE 0.40
187 Arvada, CO 0.40
188 Rockford, IL 0.39
189 Miami Gardens, FL 0.39
190 Murrieta, CA 0.39
191 Stockton, CA 0.39
192 Port St. Lucie, FL 0.39
193 Sterling Heights, MI 0.39
194 St. Petersburg, FL 0.39
195 South Bend, IN 0.38
196 Thousand Oaks, CA 0.38
197 Tulsa, OK 0.38
198 Evansville, IN 0.38
199 Irvine, CA 0.38
200 Hayward, CA 0.38
201 Garland, TX 0.38
202 West Jordan, UT 0.38
203 Boise City, ID 0.38
204 West Palm Beach, FL 0.37
205 Surprise, AZ 0.37
206 Concord, CA 0.37
207 Corpus Christi, TX 0.36
208 Joliet, IL 0.36
209 Mesquite, TX 0.36
210 Irving, TX 0.36
211 Pasadena , CA 0.36
212 Daly City, CA 0.36
213 Fairfield, CA 0.35
214 Hollywood, FL 0.35
215 Sacramento, CA 0.35
216 Miramar, FL 0.35
217 Antioch, CA 0.35
218 Vallejo, CA 0.35
219 Brownsville, TX 0.34
220 Arlington, TX 0.34
221 Visalia, CA 0.34
222 Waco, TX 0.34
223 Bakersfield, CA 0.34
224 Chula Vista, CA 0.34
225 Modesto, CA 0.33
226 Escondido, CA 0.33
227 Laredo, TX 0.32
228 Orange, CA 0.31
229 Wichita Falls, TX 0.31
230 Cape Coral, FL 0.31
231 Paterson, NJ 0.31
232 Burbank, CA 0.31
233 Midland, TX 0.31
234 Riverside, CA 0.31
235 Lubbock, TX 0.31
236 Hialeah, FL 0.30
237 McAllen, TX 0.30
238 Salinas, CA 0.29
239 Anaheim, CA 0.29
240 Grand Prairie, TX 0.29
241 Simi Valley, CA 0.29
242 Santa Clarita, CA 0.29
243 West Valley City, UT 0.28
244 Rancho Cucamonga, CA 0.28
245 Torrance, CA 0.28
246 Allentown, PA 0.28
247 Temecula, CA 0.28
248 San Buenaventura, CA 0.27
249 Aurora , IL 0.27
250 Fullerton, CA 0.27
251 Oxnard, CA 0.27
252 Amarillo, TX 0.26
253 Corona, CA 0.24
254 Glendale , CA 0.24
255 West Covina, CA 0.24
256 Killeen, TX 0.23
257 Moreno Valley, CA 0.23
258 Pasadena , TX 0.22
259 Pomona, CA 0.22
260 Lancaster, CA 0.21
261 Abilene, TX 0.21
262 San Bernardino, CA 0.21
263 Downey, CA 0.21
264 Victorville, CA 0.20
265 Ontario, CA 0.19
266 Palm Bay, FL 0.19
267 Inglewood, CA 0.19
268 Santa Ana, CA 0.19
269 Costa Mesa, CA 0.18
270 Palmdale, CA 0.17
271 Fontana, CA 0.17
272 Garden Grove, CA 0.16
273 Norwalk, CA 0.14
274 El Monte, CA 0.13
275 Bayamón, PR N/A
276 San Juan, PR N/A
277 Ponce, PR N/A
278 Carolina, PR N/A

The ND-GAIN Urban Adaptation Assessment (UAA) captures the climate risk and readiness of 278 U.S. cities in a score. View the cities rank ordered by these overall scores, or by the risk/readiness component scores.


Overall Score

The UAA provides an overall score that incorporate both the Risk and Readiness Scores. The unit of the score is…

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