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Best Places To Live In Morro Bay, CA

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  • Morro Bay, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 10,383
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score77
  • Avilla Beach, CA
  • 14.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,166
77
  • Cayucos, CA
  • 5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,553
75
  • Arroyo Grande, CA
  • 23.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 17,536
74
  • Los Ranchos, CA
  • 17.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,676
74
  • Atascadero, CA
  • 13 miles away (City)
  • Population: 28,792
72
  • Cambria, CA
  • 17.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,246
72
  • Los Osos, CA
  • 5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 14,778
71
  • Grover Beach, CA
  • 22.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,337
70
  • Edna, CA
  • 18.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 174
70
  • Templeton, CA
  • 15.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,753
70
  • Santa Margarita, CA
  • 14.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,231
69
  • San Luis Obispo, CA
  • 13.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 45,911
67
  • Garden Farms, CA
  • 14.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 341
67
  • El Paso de Robles (Paso Robles), CA
  • 22.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 30,522
67
  • Pismo Beach, CA
  • 20.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,789
66
  • Creston, CA
  • 22.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 61
66
  • Oceano, CA
  • 23.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,355
63
  • Los Berros, CA
  • 27 miles away (City)
  • Population: 908
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  • San Simeon, CA
  • 26.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 477

Listed above are the best places to live in Morro Bay, 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 - Morro Bay, CA, followed by the best places to live near Morro Bay, CA, sorted by Livability Score.

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