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Best Places To Live In Riva, MD

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  • Riva, MD
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 3,891
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score81
  • Fulton, MD
  • 22.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,097
81
  • Parole, MD
  • 3.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 16,679
78
  • Severna Park, MD
  • 9.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 38,514
77
  • Edgewater, MD
  • 2.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,250
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  • Upper Marlboro, MD
  • 12.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 694
75
  • Herald Harbor, MD
  • 7.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,620
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  • Croom, MD
  • 16.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,645
74
  • Queensland, MD
  • 15.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,010
74
  • Crofton, MD
  • 6.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 27,663
74
  • Naval Academy, MD
  • 6.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,040
74
  • Annapolis Neck, MD
  • 5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,649
74
  • Fairwood, MD
  • 13.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,756
74
  • Kent Narrows, MD
  • 18.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 515
74
  • University Park, MD
  • 19.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,635
74
  • Southern Gateway, VA
  • 18.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,384
74
  • Columbia, MD
  • 22.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 103,439
  • I lived in Columbia for more than 10 years. While there are many friendly, pleasant, and neighborly people in Columbia, a significant proportion, perhaps a majority, are arrogant, self righteous,
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  • Cape St. Claire, MD
  • 10.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,918
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  • Highland, MD
  • 25.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 950
72
  • Arnold, MD
  • 8.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 22,625
72
  • Stevensville, MD
  • 14.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,485
72
  • Gambrills, MD
  • 10.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,613
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  • Owings, MD
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,615
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  • Cottage City, MD
  • 19.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,209
71
  • Springdale, MD
  • 13.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,878
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  • Glenarden, MD
  • 14.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,110
69
  • Deale, MD
  • 11.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,256
69
  • Melwood, MD
  • 16.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,239
69
  • St. Michaels, MD
  • 22.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,035
69
  • Dunkirk, MD
  • 16.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,350
69
  • Scaggsville, MD
  • 20.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,975
69
  • Highland Beach, MD
  • 6.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 114
69
  • Arden on the Severn, MD
  • 8.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,615
69
  • Mayo, MD
  • 5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,048
68
  • Pasadena, MD
  • 11.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 26,559
68
  • Marlboro Village, MD
  • 12.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,363
67
  • Odenton, MD
  • 10 miles away (City)
  • Population: 39,759
67
  • Laurel, MD
  • 17.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 25,703
  • New Luxury communities near ICC . 30 - 45 minutes to DC by road. New town center is amazing proposed more to be built in laurel
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  • Largo, MD
  • 13.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,689
67
  • Beltsville, MD
  • 18.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 18,558
67
  • Bowie, MD
  • 11 miles away (City)
  • Population: 57,633
  • Ok...I'm a lifelong NYC resident. I just retired January 1st 2016, as a NYPD Police Officer after 22 years, (my wife also as a Detective for 23 years).The reason I'm starting out with this, is because
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  • Lake Shore, MD
  • 11.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 18,994
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  • Maryland City, MD
  • 15.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 17,647
66
  • Berwyn Heights, MD
  • 17.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,242
66
  • Capitol Heights, MD
  • 17.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,489
66
  • Konterra, MD
  • 18.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,571
66
  • Riviera Beach, MD
  • 15.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,586
66
  • Baden, MD
  • 20.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,906
66
  • Savage, MD
  • 18.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,166
65
  • Rock Hall, MD
  • 23 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,204
65
  • Landover Hills, MD
  • 16.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,890

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

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