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Best Places To Live In Long Beach, CA

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  • Long Beach, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 468,594
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score82
  • Manhattan Beach, CA
  • 14.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 35,534
82
  • Hollywood Riviera, Torrance, CA
  • 10.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 9,834
81
  • Hermosa Beach, CA
  • 13.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 19,725
81
  • Palos Verdes Estates, CA
  • 11.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,568
80
  • West Torrance, Torrance, CA
  • 9.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 69,908
80
  • Century City, Los Angeles, CA
  • 23.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 5,471
80
  • El Dorado Park, Long Beach, CA
  • 7.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 5,495
80
  • Research Park, Irvine, CA
  • 21.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,389
79
  • Walteria, Torrance, CA
  • 8.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 8,757
79
  • Cypress, CA
  • 9.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 48,748
78
  • West Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
  • 22.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 41,512
78
  • Rolling Hills Estates, CA
  • 7.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,184
78
  • Lakewood Village, Long Beach, CA
  • 5.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 7,869
78
  • Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
  • 10.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 42,282
78
  • Naples-Marina Area, Long Beach, CA
  • 4.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 8,407
78
  • Seal Beach, CA
  • 7.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 24,477
78
  • Rossmoor, CA
  • 6.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,816
78
  • Redondo Beach, CA
  • 12.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 67,511
77
  • Old Town, Torrance, CA
  • 8.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 12,671
77
  • Alamitos Heights, Long Beach, CA
  • 4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,626
77
  • Venice, Los Angeles, CA
  • 21.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 33,042
77
  • Playa Del Ray, Los Angeles, CA
  • 19.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 15,903
77
  • La Palma, CA
  • 10.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 15,791
77
  • South East Torrance, Torrance, CA
  • 7.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 10,432
77
  • Bixby Knolls, Long Beach, CA
  • 4.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,341
76
  • Walnut, CA
  • 26.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 29,822
76
  • Floral Park, Santa Ana, CA
  • 18.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,830
76
  • Los Alamitos, CA
  • 7.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,598
76
  • Belmont Shore, Long Beach, CA
  • 3.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 7,083
76
  • La Mirada, CA
  • 14 miles away (City)
  • Population: 49,038
76
  • Republic Homes, Santa Ana, CA
  • 18.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 786
76
  • Torrance, CA
  • 9.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 147,181
76
  • The Plaza, Long Beach, CA
  • 5.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 22,517
76
  • Ladera Heights, CA
  • 18.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,362
76
  • Los Altos, Long Beach, CA
  • 4.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 13,967
76
  • Park Estates, Long Beach, CA
  • 3.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,871
75
  • Westchester, Los Angeles, CA
  • 17.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 40,620
75
  • Rose Hills, CA
  • 18.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,260
75
  • State College Area, Long Beach, CA
  • 5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 9,503
75
  • Fountain Valley, CA
  • 14.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 56,440
75
  • North Torrance, Torrance, CA
  • 10.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 33,860
75
  • Los Cerritos Area, Long Beach, CA
  • 4.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 7,357
75
  • Huntington Beach, CA
  • 13.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 195,686
74
  • Marina del Rey, CA
  • 20.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,157
74
  • La Habra, CA
  • 17.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 61,341
74
  • West Grove Valley, Santa Ana, CA
  • 14.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,330
74
  • Placentia, CA
  • 20.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 51,860
73
  • Californial Heights, Long Beach, CA
  • 3.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 7,137
73
  • Monterey Park, CA
  • 19.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 60,966
73
  • Morrison-Eldridge Par, Santa Ana, CA
  • 18.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,105

Listed above are the best places to live in Long Beach, CA for 2017. 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 - Long Beach, CA, followed by the best places to live near Long Beach, CA, sorted by Livability Score.

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