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Best Places To Live In Carrboro, NC

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  • Carrboro, NC
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 20,337
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score85
  • Cary, NC
  • 18.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 146,041
84
  • Apex, NC
  • 18.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 40,631
83
  • Morrisville, NC
  • 15.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 20,728
81
  • Holly Springs, NC
  • 23.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 27,339
81
  • Chapel Hill, NC
  • 2.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 58,379
78
  • Hillsborough, NC
  • 10.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,256
77
  • Rougemont, NC
  • 22.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 876
77
  • Saxapahaw, NC
  • 13 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,329
76
  • Northwest, Raleigh, NC
  • 19.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 78,394
74
  • Mebane, NC
  • 15.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,509
74
  • Fearrington Village, NC
  • 8.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,772
73
  • Durham, NC
  • 11 miles away (City)
  • Population: 240,107
73
  • Pittsboro, NC
  • 14.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,912
72
  • Swepsonville, NC
  • 16.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,114
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  • Gorman, NC
  • 17.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,115
68
  • Graham, NC
  • 19.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 14,384
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  • Woodlawn, NC
  • 17.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 915
66
  • Butner, NC
  • 24.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,661
65
  • Green Level, NC
  • 19.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,078
64
  • Burlington, NC
  • 22.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 51,740
62
  • Haw River, NC
  • 19.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,380
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  • Efland, NC
  • 11.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 815

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

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