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Best Places To Live In Rochester, VT

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  • Rochester, VT
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 286
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score78
  • Middlebury, VT
  • 20 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,922
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  • Woodstock, VT
  • 22.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,054
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  • Bristol, VT
  • 23.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,759
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  • Rutland, VT
  • 20 miles away (City)
  • Population: 15,921
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  • Websterville, VT
  • 25.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 496
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  • East Middlebury, VT
  • 16.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 255
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  • Northfield, VT
  • 21.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,978
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  • West Rutland, VT
  • 22.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,064
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  • Castleton, VT
  • 26.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,170
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  • Quechee, VT
  • 24.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 599
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  • Chelsea, VT
  • 19.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 321
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  • Williamstown, VT
  • 21.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,185
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  • Brandon, VT
  • 14.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,500
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  • Randolph, VT
  • 7.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,049
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  • Graniteville, VT
  • 24.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 737
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  • Pittsford, VT
  • 16 miles away (City)
  • Population: 495
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  • East Barre, VT
  • 26.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 912
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  • South Royalton, VT
  • 15.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 738
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  • Bethel, VT
  • 8.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 741

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

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