Naples PierOnly three cities in Florida placed in the top ten in a survey of America’s best beach towns, and two of them are in Collier County.

Naples was ranked second and Marco Island finished fifth in the survey. Hobe Sound, on Florida’s East coast in Martin County finished first and was the only other Florida city to crack the top ten nationally.

Irvine California based RealtyTrac, the leading provider of comprehensive housing data and analytics for the real estate industry, surveyed 2,479 beach towns across the U.S. looking at factors including average temperature, air quality, crime rate and the number of sunny days per year.

Top 10 beach towns

Here are the top 10 beachfront cities in the country as determined in RealtyTrac’s survey.

1. Hobe Sound

2. Naples

3. Waianae, Hawaii

4. Wailuku, Hawaii

5. Marco Island

6. Los Osos, Calif.

7. Kahului, Hawaii

8. Ewa Beach, Hawaii

9. Kihei,, Hawaii

10. Waipahu, Hawaii