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Best Places To Live In Elkin, NC

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  • Elkin, NC
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 4,246
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score70
  • Dobson, NC
  • 11.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,498
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  • White Plains, NC
  • 16.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,109
69
  • Toast, NC
  • 20 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,352
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  • Sparta, NC
  • 22.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,726
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  • Mount Airy, NC
  • 21.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,364
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  • Moravian Falls, NC
  • 21.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,990
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  • Fairplains, NC
  • 17.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,248
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  • Jonesville, NC
  • 1.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,235
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  • Boonville, NC
  • 7.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,275
  • Boonville, NC is located near the heart of the Yadkin Valley, a wine AVA in the foothills of the majestic Smokey Mountains of North Carolina. Boonville, specifically, is located in Yadkin County which
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  • Yadkinville, NC
  • 13.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,939
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  • Cricket, NC
  • 20.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,686
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  • Hays, NC
  • 14.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,698
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  • Wilkesboro, NC
  • 20.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,552
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  • Mulberry, NC
  • 17.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,940
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  • East Bend, NC
  • 19.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 440
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  • Lowgap, NC
  • 18.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 468
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  • Ronda, NC
  • 6.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 581
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  • Love Valley, NC
  • 20.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 103
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  • North Wilkesboro, NC
  • 17.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,266
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  • Pleasant Hill, NC
  • 2.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 671

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

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