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Best Places To Live In Jefferson, IA

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  • Jefferson, IA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 4,207
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score76
  • Lake City, IA
  • 25 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,759
75
  • Gowrie, IA
  • 18.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,047
74
  • Perry, IA
  • 18.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,876
74
  • Glidden, IA
  • 18 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,422
73
  • Ogden, IA
  • 18.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,069
73
  • Coon Rapids, IA
  • 18.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,371
71
  • Dayton, IA
  • 23.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 704
70
  • Churdan, IA
  • 10.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 410
67
  • Harcourt, IA
  • 19.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 291
67
  • Paton, IA
  • 12 miles away (City)
  • Population: 245
67
  • Farnhamville, IA
  • 18 miles away (City)
  • Population: 369
67
  • Minburn, IA
  • 25.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 366
65
  • Grand Junction, IA
  • 7.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 838
64
  • Ralston, IA
  • 12.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 78
64
  • Lanesboro, IA
  • 19.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 139
64
  • Yale, IA
  • 16.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 287
64
  • Lohrville, IA
  • 19.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 384
63
  • Beaver, IA
  • 12.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 127
63
  • Dawson, IA
  • 14.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 158
63
  • Pilot Mound, IA
  • 21 miles away (City)
  • Population: 161
63
  • Bagley, IA
  • 12.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 335
63
  • Rippey, IA
  • 10.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 207
62
  • Bayard, IA
  • 14.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 455
62
  • Bouton, IA
  • 22.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 161
61
  • Jamaica, IA
  • 12.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 242
60
  • Boxholm, IA
  • 17.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 221
58
  • Scranton, IA
  • 8.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 565
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  • Dana, IA
  • 9.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 78
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  • Berkley, IA
  • 14.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 21

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

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