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Best Places To Live In La Plata, MD

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  • La Plata, MD
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 9,059
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score85
  • Old Town, Alexandria, VA
  • 18.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,768
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  • Kingstowne, VA
  • 17.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 15,779
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  • Northeast, Alexandria, VA
  • 19.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,081
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  • North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria, VA
  • 20.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 12,333
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  • Taylor Run, Alexandria, VA
  • 19.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,851
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  • Potomac West, Alexandria, VA
  • 20.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 24,113
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  • Eisenhower East, Alexandria, VA
  • 18.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,292
83
  • Old Town North, Alexandria, VA
  • 19.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,477
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  • King St Metro, Alexandria, VA
  • 18.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 679
82
  • Franconia, VA
  • 18.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 19,935
82
  • Potomac Yard-Potomac Greens, Alexandria, VA
  • 20 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,750
82
  • Occoquan, VA
  • 18.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 947
82
  • Springfield, VA
  • 20.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 29,952
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  • Fairlington-Bradlee, Alexandria, VA
  • 20.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 545
81
  • Southwest Wuadrant, Alexandria, VA
  • 18.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,148
81
  • Alexandria, VA
  • 18.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 151,473
  • Alexandria is as bad as Oakland California. The only difference is that they have made it legal to steal here. If you are not white and have a lot of money you are targeted by the police who ticket and
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  • Huntington, VA
  • 18 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,032
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  • Newington, VA
  • 18.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,583
80
  • Braddock Road Metro, Alexandria, VA
  • 19.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 5,189
80
  • West Springfield, VA
  • 21.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 23,028
80
  • Woodbridge, VA
  • 16.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,436
  • I'll keep this short and sweet. I've lived in Woodbridge for 25 years and I can honestly say that this is one of the best places that I know of to live and to raise a family. Being just a hop, skip, and
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  • Seminary Hill, Alexandria, VA
  • 20.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 22,478
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  • Landmark-Van Dom, Alexandria, VA
  • 20.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 26,628
79
  • Kings Park, VA
  • 23 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,687
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  • Burke Centre, VA
  • 24.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 18,130
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  • Burke, VA
  • 22.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 42,290
  • I was born and raised in a town called Alexandria which is located in the Washington D.C. area. I currently live in a town called Burke, located in Virginia. This town has so much to offer through the
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  • Groveton, VA
  • 16.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 16,274
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  • Newington Forest, VA
  • 19.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,262
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  • Hayfield, VA
  • 16.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,453
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  • Hybla Valley, VA
  • 15.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 15,941
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  • Kings Park West, VA
  • 25.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,925
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  • Neabsco, VA
  • 20.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 17,038
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  • Ravensworth, VA
  • 22.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,175
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  • Rose Hill, VA
  • 18.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 20,968
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  • Lake Ridge, VA
  • 20.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 44,685
  • The thing I love most about living in Lake Ridge is the beautiful scenic environment. I really enjoy sitting by water at the Occoquan reservoir and watching the birds. Virginia is so wonderful during the
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  • Upper Marlboro, MD
  • 22.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 694
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  • Woodlawn CDP (Carroll County), VA
  • 15.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,247
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  • Fort Hunt, VA
  • 14.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 17,182
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  • Mason Neck, VA
  • 14.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,137
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  • King George, VA
  • 21.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,092
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  • Marumsco, VA
  • 16.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 38,815
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  • Eisenhower Ave, Alexandria, VA
  • 19 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 445
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  • North Springfield, VA
  • 21.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,666
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  • Fairfax Station, VA
  • 26.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,719
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  • Leonardtown, MD
  • 24.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,539
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  • Crosspointe, VA
  • 20.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,764
  • So my family has been living in Crosspointe for 17 years now... The neighborhood is big, clean, lots of families and nice people (usually military/government families.) The pools are pretty well kept,
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  • Lorton, VA
  • 17.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 20,173
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  • Dahlgren, VA
  • 14.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,249
75
  • Belle Haven, VA
  • 16.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,705
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  • Dumfries, VA
  • 19.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,180
  • Dumfries is a little town outside of Quantico, Virginia. It is a blend of military and civilian people who intermingle nicely. There is at times a mixture of traffic for the Marine base activity and

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

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