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Best Places To Live In Black Mountain, NC

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  • Black Mountain, NC
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 8,168
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score79
  • Fletcher, NC
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,547
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  • Biltmore Forest, NC
  • 13 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,516
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  • Weaverville, NC
  • 14.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,886
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  • Royal Pines, NC
  • 13.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,751
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  • Mills River, NC
  • 21.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,990
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  • Horse Shoe, NC
  • 23.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,441
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  • Avery Creek, NC
  • 17.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,716
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  • Bent Creek, NC
  • 17.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,305
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  • Mountain Home, NC
  • 19.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,961
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  • Hoopers Creek, NC
  • 13.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,352
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  • Lake Lure, NC
  • 13.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,363
70
  • West Marion, NC
  • 17.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,447
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  • Asheville, NC
  • 13 miles away (City)
  • Population: 87,531
  • Please read this review in its entirety. My family and I have lived in Asheville for a number of years as transplants from Charlotte. There are a lot of good things we enjoy about Asheville NC: the
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  • Montreat, NC
  • 2.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 521
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  • Chimney Rock Village, NC
  • 12.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 98
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  • Swannanoa, NC
  • 3.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,858
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  • Edneyville, NC
  • 14.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,159
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  • Fruitland, NC
  • 15.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,490
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  • Mars Hill, NC
  • 19.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,620
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  • Woodfin, NC
  • 15 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,241
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  • Balfour, NC
  • 20.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,540
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  • Marion, NC
  • 18.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,873
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  • Gerton, NC
  • 9.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 287
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  • Old Fort, NC
  • 8.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,136
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  • Marshall, NC
  • 23.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 726

Listed above are the best places to live in Black Mountain, NC 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 - Black Mountain, NC, followed by the best places to live near Black Mountain, NC, sorted by Livability Score.

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