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Best Places To Live In Germantown, MD

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  • Germantown, MD
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 90,494
  • I moved to Germantown Maryland several years ago where my husband and I bought a home and have been raising a family. Germantown is a fairly populated city right in the heart of Maryland. Our family
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score86
  • Lyon Village, Arlington, VA
  • 21.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,541
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  • Arlington-East Falls, Arlington, VA
  • 20.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 5,637
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  • Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA
  • 21.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 9,100
84
  • Vienna, VA
  • 19.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 16,378
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  • Yorktown, Arlington, VA
  • 20.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,417
84
  • Somerset, MD
  • 16.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,215
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  • Leesburg, VA
  • 16.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 49,401
  • I live in northern Virginia currently. Every year for the past 19 years, I have visited Leesburg, VA twice a year. The purpose of my visit was to explore the outlet malls, stay in the local bed and
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  • Colonial Village, Arlington, VA
  • 21.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,644
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  • Waverly Hills, Arlington, VA
  • 21 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,408
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  • Highland Park-Overlee Knolls, Arlington, VA
  • 20.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,601
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  • Cherrydale, Arlington, VA
  • 21 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,398
  • I am very grateful to be an employee of Cherrydale Health and rehabilitation Center. Almost 3 years ago, when I had my interview, an nurse that was a part of the recruiting team told me " I like this
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  • Leeway, Arlington, VA
  • 20.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,422
81
  • Chantilly, VA
  • 21.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 24,312
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  • Tara-Leeway Heights, Arlington, VA
  • 20.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,395
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  • North Highland, Arlington, VA
  • 21.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,318
81
  • Ashburn, VA
  • 14.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 49,692
  • 2 years ago I lived in Ashburn Virginia. Despite loving it there I had to move for a job relocation. Ashburn was my favorite place to live not just because of the aesthetic beauty but because of the
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  • Maywood, Arlington, VA
  • 21 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,044
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  • Donaldson Run, Arlington, VA
  • 20.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,254
81
  • Fulton, MD
  • 19 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,097
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  • Old Diminion, Arlington, VA
  • 20.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,392
81
  • Loudoun Valley Estates, VA
  • 15.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,109
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  • Williamsburg, Arlington, VA
  • 19.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,968
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  • Friendship Heights Village, MD
  • 17.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,730
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  • Chevy Chase town, MD
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,948
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  • Chevy Chase Village, MD
  • 17.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,030
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  • High View Park, Arlington, VA
  • 20.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,043
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  • North Rosslyn, Arlington, VA
  • 21.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,877
80
  • Reston, VA
  • 16.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 60,070
  • When I visited Reston from nearby Falls Church, Virginia, I felt that I was in an idyllic city. Its streets are safe to walk around in and are very, very clean. Visiting Restons' restaurants is a gourmet
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  • Chevy Chase Section Three, MD
  • 16.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 733
80
  • McLean, VA
  • 16.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 48,867
  • I found as a kid and when I brought my family back as an adult, McLean. Virginia is the ideal city to live and experience. Being one of the model cities within Northern Virginia's Fairfax County,
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  • Chevy Chase, MD
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,618
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  • Belmont, VA
  • 14.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,710
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  • Pimmit Hills, VA
  • 18.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,511
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  • Woodmont, Arlington, VA
  • 20.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 697
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  • University Center, VA
  • 12.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,018
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  • Lansdowne, VA
  • 13.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,742
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  • Glebewood, Arlington, VA
  • 20.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 660
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  • Rock Spring, Arlington, VA
  • 19.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,223
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  • Chevy Chase Section Five, MD
  • 16.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 641
78
  • Garrett Park, MD
  • 13.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,058
78
  • Brambleton, VA
  • 19.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 17,063
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  • Kensington, MD
  • 14.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,111
  • I've lived here for almost my life! One of my favorite places here the Antique Row! I love this place! You can find lots of good places like the Mormon Temple during Christmas time, the shopping center
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  • Eldersburg, MD
  • 23 miles away (City)
  • Population: 31,892
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  • South Riding, VA
  • 22.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 29,073
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  • Dunn Loring, VA
  • 19.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,397
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  • Floris, VA
  • 18.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,876
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  • Rockville, MD
  • 8.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 65,171
  • I grew up in Rockville and Potomac. It is a souless town. There is a feeling of vacuous void. No character. No friendliness. Nothing of any real interest to do except for going to Great Falls. There is
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  • Sykesville, MD
  • 20.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,940
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  • North Bethesda, MD
  • 12.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 49,971
  • All of my mid adult life as far as I can remember, I have lived in North Bethesda and even now for the foreseeable future I will continue to live in the same town. My experience with this town are worth
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  • Sterling, VA
  • 14 miles away (City)
  • Population: 29,597

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

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