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Best Places To Live In Buchanan, VA

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  • Buchanan, VA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 1,094
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score83
  • Daleville, VA
  • 14.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,180
82
  • Salem, VA
  • 25.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 25,290
81
  • Lexington, VA
  • 22.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,036
77
  • Blue Ridge, VA
  • 12.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,979
77
  • Buena Vista, VA
  • 23.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,610
76
  • Laymantown, VA
  • 14.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,203
76
  • Vinton, VA
  • 20.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,170
76
  • Cloverdale, VA
  • 16.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,371
76
  • Roanoke, VA
  • 22.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 99,329
  • I lived in Roanoke, VA on and off for about 5 years and honestly have to say that Roanoke was never a great city however over the past few years it really has taken a turn in the better direction! The
75
  • East Lexington, VA
  • 24.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,130
74
  • Covington, VA
  • 24 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,650
73
  • Fincastle, VA
  • 10.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 421
73
  • Hollins, VA
  • 18.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 14,488
73
  • Bedford, VA
  • 15.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,543
72
  • Troutville, VA
  • 12.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 520
  • I can't even begin to imagine how Troutville was given a rating of 74. We moved here in 2004. We have disabled children. Just one of them has been stepped on and had his sternum cracked. He just had
71
  • Montvale, VA
  • 9.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 493
70
  • Big Island, VA
  • 18 miles away (City)
  • Population: 246
69
  • Glasgow, VA
  • 14.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,221
65
  • Iron Gate, VA
  • 20 miles away (City)
  • Population: 321
62
  • Selma, VA
  • 21.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 386
49
  • Low Moor, VA
  • 21.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 150

Listed above are the best places to live in Buchanan, VA 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 - Buchanan, VA, followed by the best places to live near Buchanan, VA, sorted by Livability Score.

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