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Best Places To Live In Petoskey, MI

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  • Petoskey, MI
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 5,731
  • We've been coming up here for over 2 decades now, and have cherished memories. Petoskey is an excellent tourist location, while at the same time is a central hub to several prominent surrounding cities
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score75
  • Harbor Springs, MI
  • 4.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,031
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  • Charlevoix, MI
  • 15.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,522
  • Close to Beaver Island. Some very unique homes. Small town vibe. Safe community. Tourist dependent. Lots and lots of snow; four wheel drive vehicles are popular. Sweet place, and great summer weather.
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  • Ponshewaing, MI
  • 8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 39
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  • Advance, MI
  • 12.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 280
65
  • Eastport, MI
  • 26.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 231
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  • Horton Bay, MI
  • 8.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 498
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  • Cross Village, MI
  • 19.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 104
64
  • Bay View, MI
  • 1.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 282
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  • Boyne City, MI
  • 11.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,742
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  • Ironton, MI
  • 14.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 193
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  • East Jordan, MI
  • 17.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,335
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  • Walloon Lake, MI
  • 7.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 288
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  • Indian River, MI
  • 16.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,702
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  • Ellsworth, MI
  • 20 miles away (City)
  • Population: 340
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  • Conway, MI
  • 4.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 227
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  • Brutus, MI
  • 11.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 160
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  • Bay Shore, MI
  • 7.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 873
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  • Alanson, MI
  • 9.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 833
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  • Pellston, MI
  • 14.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 832
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  • Boyne Falls, MI
  • 14.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 359
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  • Levering, MI
  • 19.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 221
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  • Oden, MI
  • 7.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 388
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  • Wolverine, MI
  • 18.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 230
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  • Vanderbilt, MI
  • 21.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 594

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

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