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Best Places To Live In Lakewood, NJ

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  • Lakewood, NJ
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 54,679
  • If you are person with family values, you fit in just right in Lakewood, NJ! A growing town, with good business opportunity, Lakewood is home to a multi-cultural community, but primarily to the Jewish
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score84
  • West Belmar, NJ
  • 10.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,461
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  • Lincroft, NJ
  • 17.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,352
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  • Shrewsbury, NJ
  • 18 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,000
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  • Spring Lake Heights, NJ
  • 9.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,646
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  • Avon-by-the-Sea, NJ
  • 12.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,846
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  • Interlaken, NJ
  • 14.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 806
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  • Robertsville, NJ
  • 17.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,930
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  • Wanamassa, NJ
  • 13.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,591
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  • Spring Lake, NJ
  • 10.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,973
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  • Bay Head, NJ
  • 8.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,054
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  • Point Pleasant, NJ
  • 7.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 18,464
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  • Sea Girt, NJ
  • 9.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,697
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  • Dayton, NJ
  • 25.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,308
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  • Point Pleasant Beach, NJ
  • 8.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,594
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  • Princeton Meadows, NJ
  • 25 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,758
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  • Fair Haven, NJ
  • 20.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,033
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  • Little Silver, NJ
  • 19.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,922
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  • Brielle, NJ
  • 7.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,745
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  • West Freehold, NJ
  • 10.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,509
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  • Monmouth Junction, NJ
  • 26.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,199
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  • Toms River, NJ
  • 9.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 88,537
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  • Morganville, NJ
  • 17.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,284
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  • Twin Rivers, NJ
  • 18.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,034
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  • Manasquan, NJ
  • 9.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,812
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  • Rumson, NJ
  • 21.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,878
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  • Allenhurst, NJ
  • 14.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 496
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  • Allenwood, NJ
  • 6.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,002
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  • Hightstown, NJ
  • 20.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,532
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  • Cranbury, NJ
  • 22.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,256
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  • Oakhurst, NJ
  • 15.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,642
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  • Whittingham, NJ
  • 20.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,607
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  • West Long Branch, NJ
  • 16.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,947
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  • Dover Beaches South, NJ
  • 11.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,183
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  • Red Bank, NJ
  • 19.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,218
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  • Silver Ridge, NJ
  • 9.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,321
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  • Yorketown, NJ
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,342
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  • East Freehold, NJ
  • 12.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,143
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  • Ocean Grove, NJ
  • 13.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,069
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  • Concordia, NJ
  • 19.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,156
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  • Ramtown, NJ
  • 3.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,151
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  • Dover Beaches North, NJ
  • 10.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,413
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  • Mantoloking, NJ
  • 9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 276
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  • Roosevelt, NJ
  • 16.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 748
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  • Monmouth Beach, NJ
  • 20.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,249
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  • Island Heights, NJ
  • 11.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,613
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  • Seaside Park, NJ
  • 13.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,635
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  • Oceanport, NJ
  • 18.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,763
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  • Rossmoor, NJ
  • 21.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,904
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  • Shark River Hills, NJ
  • 11.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,977
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  • Eatontown, NJ
  • 16 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,233

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

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