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Best Places To Live In Cambridge, IA

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  • Cambridge, IA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 853
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score85
  • Urbandale, IA
  • 21.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 41,578
82
  • Ames, IA
  • 9.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 64,073
82
  • Ankeny, IA
  • 12.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 53,413
80
  • Gilbert, IA
  • 15.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,183
80
  • Roland, IA
  • 18.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,312
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  • State Center, IA
  • 20.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,337
79
  • Polk City, IA
  • 12.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,115
78
  • Alleman, IA
  • 7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 499
78
  • Bondurant, IA
  • 14.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,079
77
  • Johnston, IA
  • 17.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 19,491
77
  • Granger, IA
  • 17.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,461
77
  • Slater, IA
  • 7.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,617
77
  • Altoona, IA
  • 17.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 16,692
77
  • Mitchellville, IA
  • 18.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,271
77
  • Huxley, IA
  • 2.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,474
76
  • Woodward, IA
  • 20.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,621
76
  • Grimes, IA
  • 20.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,422
75
  • Maxwell, IA
  • 7.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 839
75
  • Boone, IA
  • 20.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,609
75
  • Meredith, Des Moines, IA
  • 19.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,605
75
  • Madrid, IA
  • 14.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,585
74
  • Story City, IA
  • 19.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,423
74
  • Colfax, IA
  • 21.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,925
74
  • Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA
  • 21.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 10,098
73
  • Colo, IA
  • 13.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 886
73
  • Zearing, IA
  • 21.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 563
73
  • Collins, IA
  • 11.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 458
73
  • Nevada, IA
  • 8.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,796
71
  • Lower Beaver, Des Moines, IA
  • 19.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 5,761
71
  • Kelley, IA
  • 7.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 306
70
  • Baxter, IA
  • 20.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,081
69
  • Elkhart, IA
  • 7.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 815
69
  • Sheldahl, IA
  • 8.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 249
68
  • Luther, IA
  • 15.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 147
68
  • Saylorville, IA
  • 16 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,445
67
  • McCallsburg, IA
  • 19.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 325
65
  • Mingo, IA
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 255
65
  • Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA
  • 20.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 8,370
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  • Fairmont Park, Des Moines, IA
  • 19.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,631
63
  • Rhodes, IA
  • 18.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 257
62
  • Oak Park, Des Moines, IA
  • 19.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,090
62
  • Highland Park, Des Moines, IA
  • 19 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 9,601
61
  • Garton West, Des Moines, IA
  • 19.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 73
61
  • Valeria, IA
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 46
60
  • St. Anthony, IA
  • 23.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 115
60
  • Union Park, Des Moines, IA
  • 20.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,552
59
  • Clemons, IA
  • 24.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 111
58
  • Douglas Acres, Des Moines, IA
  • 18.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,852

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

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