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Best Places To Live In Central, SC

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  • Central, SC
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 5,187
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score74
  • Travelers Rest, SC
  • 25.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,903
73
  • Clemson, SC
  • 3.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 15,008
72
  • Northlake, SC
  • 11.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,086
72
  • Reed Creek, GA
  • 21 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,653
70
  • Pendleton, SC
  • 5.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,107
69
  • Walhalla, SC
  • 16 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,263
69
  • Gumlog, GA
  • 23.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,264
68
  • Powdersville, SC
  • 16.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,888
68
  • Salem, SC
  • 15.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 149
67
  • Seneca, SC
  • 11 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,228
63
  • Fair Play, SC
  • 19.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 626
63
  • Williamston, SC
  • 18.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,093
63
  • Six Mile, SC
  • 6.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 814
63
  • Anderson, SC
  • 15.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 27,206
63
  • Liberty, SC
  • 6.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,254
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  • Easley, SC
  • 12.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 20,464
62
  • Utica, SC
  • 8.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,604
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  • Belton, SC
  • 21.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,296
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  • Arial, SC
  • 11.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,384
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  • Centerville, SC
  • 14 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,828
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  • Pelzer, SC
  • 19 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,225
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  • Piedmont, SC
  • 17.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,940
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  • Westminster, SC
  • 18.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,482
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  • Welcome, SC
  • 20.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,629
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  • Pickens, SC
  • 11.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,166
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  • West Pelzer, SC
  • 18.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 969
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  • Berea, SC
  • 20.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 14,497
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  • West Union, SC
  • 15.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 305
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  • Norris, SC
  • 3.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 839
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  • Homeland Park, SC
  • 19.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,952
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  • Newry, SC
  • 7.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 159
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  • Parker, SC
  • 20.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,743

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

To customize the list of best places to live in and around Central, SC, you are able to first select the search radius, which is the maximum distance you'd like to search for nearby cities or neighborhoods. If your maximum commute to work is 20 miles, then you might want to set the search radius so that you are only viewing nearby areas within that distance. Next, you can choose to display cities only, neighborhoods only or both cities and neighborhoods. Choose "cities only" if you want to try to find a location outside of the city that you searched. Select "neighborhoods only" if you want to search within a city. The population dropdown will allow you to customize the size of the cities that you would like to appear in the list. This will allow you to search areas with a population size of your choosing; from small cities to mega cities. You can then set the importance of each category based on what's most important to you. This allows you to specify what metrics are most important to you. If crime is a priority, then we suggest setting the crime slider to "very important" which will ensure that only the safest areas are displayed. Finally, you can set your home/rent budget based on what you're comfortable spending on housing or rent. By doing so, the search results will inform you if the prices in that area fall within your budget. Once your search preference have seen set, you will have your personalized list of best places to live in Central, SC.