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Best Places To Live In Rutherfordton, NC

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  • Rutherfordton, NC
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 4,187
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score76
  • Tryon, NC
  • 18.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,568
  • Pulled over late at night for nothing the bored tryon police officers vandalized my vehicle. The police chief Jeff Arrowood doesn't want to have anything to do with it. No wonder this town can't keep
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  • Boiling Springs, NC
  • 18.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,650
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  • Ellenboro, NC
  • 11.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,267
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  • Lake Lure, NC
  • 14.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,363
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  • Landrum, SC
  • 18.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,461
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  • Montreat, NC
  • 27.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 521
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  • Chimney Rock Village, NC
  • 17.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 98
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  • Spindale, NC
  • 2.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,269
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  • Fingerville, SC
  • 16 miles away (City)
  • Population: 0
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  • Columbus, NC
  • 16 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,349
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  • Gramling, SC
  • 22.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 0
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  • Mayo, SC
  • 20.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,393
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  • Campobello, SC
  • 19.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 562
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  • Polkville, NC
  • 18.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 515
  • Polkville is a wonderful place to live in my opinion. The weather is nice, and the people are nicer!!! There is an old country store, Cooke's Hometown Market,where you can basically pick up anything you
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  • Lattimore, NC
  • 17.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 474
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  • Chesnee, SC
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 782
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  • Mooresboro, NC
  • 15.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 503
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  • Caroleen, NC
  • 11.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 689
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  • Ruth, NC
  • 1.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 446
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  • Casar, NC
  • 21.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 275
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  • Old Fort, NC
  • 22.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,136
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  • Cliffside, NC
  • 13.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 331
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  • Bostic, NC
  • 7.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 367
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  • Forest City, NC
  • 5.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,356
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  • East Gaffney, SC
  • 27.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,156
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  • Kingstown, NC
  • 19.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 730
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  • Henrietta, NC
  • 11.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 424

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

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