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Best Places To Live In Oak Ridge, TN

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  • Oak Ridge, TN
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 29,285
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score80
  • Maryville, TN
  • 24.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 28,151
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  • Farragut, TN
  • 10.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 21,690
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  • Downtown Knoxville, Knoxville, TN
  • 19.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,654
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  • Old City, Knoxville, TN
  • 19.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 120
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  • Kingston, TN
  • 16.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,841
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  • Louisville, TN
  • 17.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,114
  • Moved here little over two years ago from middle, TN. Not being a city person my desire was for a more rural area. Louisville seemed like a nice compromise. It's a diverse area with simple local
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  • Norris, TN
  • 17.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,690
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  • Loudon, TN
  • 19.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,701
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  • Wartburg, TN
  • 18.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 879
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  • Coalfield, TN
  • 9.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,671
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  • Andersonville, TN
  • 18.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 349
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  • Rockford, TN
  • 22.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 788
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  • Lenoir City, TN
  • 13.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,965
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  • Clinton, TN
  • 9.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,993
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  • Midtown, TN
  • 19.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,539
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  • Oliver Springs, TN
  • 3.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,110
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  • Fort Sanders, Knoxville, TN
  • 19 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 5,198
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  • Lake City, TN
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,848
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  • Oakwood, Knoxville, TN
  • 18.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,907
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  • Eagleton Village, TN
  • 24.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,902
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  • Alcoa, TN
  • 21.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,058
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  • Knoxville, TN
  • 18.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 183,927
  • Knoxville is a good place for families raising young children (especially for those who have extended family in the area and are highly religious, and preferably Southern Baptist). However, if you are a
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  • Fourth And Gill, Knoxville, TN
  • 19.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 648
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  • Old North Knoxville, Knoxville, TN
  • 19.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,133
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  • Friendsville, TN
  • 19.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 823
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  • Harriman, TN
  • 17.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,223
  • Good people,hard working folks that has earned there keep in life & in this county & country. If crime is high buy more guns & ammo, cuz we have a right to protect,life, liberty, home, & the pursuit of
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  • Petros, TN
  • 11.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 648
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  • Mechanicsville, Knoxville, TN
  • 18.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,962
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  • Beaumont, Knoxville, TN
  • 18.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,806
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  • College Hills, Knoxville, TN
  • 18 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 320
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  • Oakdale, TN
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 194

Listed above are the best places to live in Oak Ridge, TN 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 - Oak Ridge, TN, followed by the best places to live near Oak Ridge, TN, sorted by Livability Score.

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