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Best Places To Live In Amherst, NH

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  • Amherst, NH
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 670
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score75
  • Groton, MA
  • 17.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,163
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  • Londonderry, NH
  • 13.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,049
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  • Townsend, MA
  • 13.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,413
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  • Peterborough, NH
  • 17.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,015
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  • Hudson, NH
  • 11.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,961
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  • Goffstown, NH
  • 11.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,225
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  • South Ashburnham, MA
  • 23.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,046
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  • Derry, NH
  • 15.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 22,392
  • I moved here from Atlanta Georgia to have a safe, educationally oriented environment to raise my daughter. It has been a wonderful experience these last 16
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  • South Hooksett, NH
  • 15.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,958
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  • East Merrimack, NH
  • 7.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,920
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  • Nashua, NH
  • 10.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 87,279
  • Trash removal awful, all night parties unchecked, parking awful, credit card #'s lifted and food poisoning and objects in food (piece of thin metal at Italian restaurant on Daniel Webster highway). Folks
70
  • Pinardville, NH
  • 11 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,110
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  • Pepperell, MA
  • 13.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,417
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  • Lunenburg, MA
  • 19.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,027
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  • East Pepperell, MA
  • 14.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,841
69
  • Hancock, NH
  • 19.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 201
68
  • Lowell, MA
  • 21.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 109,871
  • I recently traveled to Lowell, MA to attend a concert at the Lowell Auditorium. I had a wonderful time. Lowell Auditorium was a very good place to attend a concert. The location of the auditorium was
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  • Greenville, NH
  • 11 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,104
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  • Milford, NH
  • 3.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,136
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  • Wilton, NH
  • 5.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 935
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  • Gardner, MA
  • 26.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 20,334
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  • Antrim, NH
  • 20.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,345
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  • Hooksett, NH
  • 18.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,149
  • Hooksett is a fairly safe larger town - at least in my part of town. I can walk my dog at dawn or dusk without fear of being attacked. Our location (meaning my residence) is great because we are only
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  • Hillsborough, NH
  • 22.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,037
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  • Suncook, NH
  • 21 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,171
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  • Manchester, NH
  • 12.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 110,231
  • Manchester used to be a great place to live now it is corrupt with drugs and crime. the police are everywhere and its not safe. I have been gone a year and when i went to visit it looked dirty and the
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  • Bennington, NH
  • 17.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 337
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  • Fitchburg, MA
  • 20.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 40,441

Listed above are the best places to live in Amherst, NH for 2018. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Amherst, NH, followed by the best places to live near Amherst, NH, sorted by Livability Score.

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