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Best Places To Live In Harrisburg, PA

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  • Harrisburg, PA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 49,297
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score83
  • Camp Hill, PA
  • 3.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,891
82
  • Colony Park, PA
  • 4.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,093
81
  • Paxtonia, PA
  • 5.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,896
81
  • Hershey, PA
  • 12.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 14,172
81
  • Rheems, PA
  • 19.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,647
80
  • Elizabethtown, PA
  • 17.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,602
80
  • Mechanicsburg, PA
  • 7.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,971
80
  • Skyline View, PA
  • 9.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,439
80
  • New Cumberland, PA
  • 3.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,276
79
  • Carlisle, PA
  • 17.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 18,877
79
  • Linglestown, PA
  • 6.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,482
78
  • Hummelstown, PA
  • 9.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,544
78
  • Shiremanstown, PA
  • 5.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,606
78
  • Lawnton, PA
  • 4.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,685
78
  • Lower Allen, PA
  • 3.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,012
78
  • Paxtang, PA
  • 2.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,450
78
  • Wormleysburg, PA
  • 1.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,064
78
  • Dillsburg, PA
  • 13.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,573
77
  • Boiling Springs, PA
  • 15.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,822
77
  • Bainbridge, PA
  • 17.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,689
77
  • Campbelltown, PA
  • 15.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,978
77
  • Penbrook, PA
  • 1.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,997
77
  • New Kingstown, PA
  • 10.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 349
76
  • Yorklyn, PA
  • 23.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,809
76
  • Palmyra, PA
  • 15.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,399
76
  • Royalton, PA
  • 10.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,054
76
  • Emigsville, PA
  • 20.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,967
76
  • Dover, PA
  • 18.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,878
76
  • Colonial Park, PA
  • 4.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,124
75
  • Lemoyne, PA
  • 2.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,592
75
  • Bloomfield, PA
  • 18.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,346
75
  • Mount Holly Springs, PA
  • 19.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,828
75
  • Palmdale, PA
  • 13.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,343
75
  • Hallam, PA
  • 24 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,674
75
  • Newport, PA
  • 19.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,517
75
  • Manchester, PA
  • 17.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,759
75
  • Marietta, PA
  • 23.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,595
74
  • Middletown, PA
  • 9.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,909
74
  • Bressler, PA
  • 4.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,390
74
  • Marysville, PA
  • 4.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,536
74
  • Progress, PA
  • 2.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,717
73
  • Rutherford, PA
  • 6.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,651
73
  • Wrightsville, PA
  • 25.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,356
73
  • Enola, PA
  • 2.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,053
73
  • Millerstown, PA
  • 23.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 723
73
  • Newburg borough (Cumberland County), PA
  • 3.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 260
73
  • Messiah College, PA
  • 9.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,305
73
  • Maytown, PA
  • 21.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,661
73
  • Schlusser, PA
  • 15.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,988
72
  • Mount Wolf, PA
  • 17.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,648

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

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