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Best Places To Live In Rice, TX

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  • Rice, TX
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 933
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score75
  • Ennis, TX
  • 10.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 18,890
73
  • Palmer, TX
  • 16.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,268
72
  • Tool, TX
  • 19.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,207
71
  • Kemp, TX
  • 21 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,449
70
  • Scurry, TX
  • 20 miles away (City)
  • Population: 642
70
  • Kerens, TX
  • 17.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,629
69
  • Corsicana, TX
  • 11 miles away (City)
  • Population: 23,923
68
  • Blooming Grove, TX
  • 16.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 854
66
  • Mildred, TX
  • 15.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 373
66
  • Grays Prairie, TX
  • 18.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 358
65
  • Eureka, TX
  • 20.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 312
65
  • Cottonwood, TX
  • 16.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 201
62
  • Retreat, TX
  • 13.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 449
62
  • Alma, TX
  • 3.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 279
61
  • Pecan Hill, TX
  • 24 miles away (City)
  • Population: 862
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  • Seven Points, TX
  • 16.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,391
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  • Navarro, TX
  • 17.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 171
59
  • Oak Valley, TX
  • 14.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 454
57
  • Frost, TX
  • 21.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 595
57
  • Angus, TX
  • 17.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 450
55
  • Rosser, TX
  • 15.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 303
55
  • Goodlow, TX
  • 18.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 163
53
  • Garrett, TX
  • 13 miles away (City)
  • Population: 826
53
  • Bardwell, TX
  • 11.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 637
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  • Barry, TX
  • 12.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 300
51
  • Mustang, TX
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10
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  • Powell, TX
  • 13.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 64
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  • Emhouse, TX
  • 7.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 112

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

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