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Best Places To Live In Salem, NY

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  • Salem, NY
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 704
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score79
  • Old Bennington, VT
  • 20.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 187
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  • Glens Falls North, NY
  • 20.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,424
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  • Dorset, VT
  • 12.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 255
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  • North Bennington, VT
  • 18 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,688
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  • Stillwater, NY
  • 22.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,910
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  • Glens Falls, NY
  • 18.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 14,422
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  • Greenwich, NY
  • 10.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,905
70
  • Lake George, NY
  • 26.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 987
70
  • Manchester, VT
  • 13.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 731
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  • Arlington, VT
  • 11.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,307
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  • South Glens Falls, NY
  • 17.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,591
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  • Manchester Center, VT
  • 14.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,232
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  • Schuylerville, NY
  • 13.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,653
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  • Valley Falls, NY
  • 22.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 492
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  • Hoosick Falls, NY
  • 18.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,445
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  • Cambridge, NY
  • 10.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,792
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  • Granville, NY
  • 16.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,413
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  • Victory, NY
  • 14.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 517
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  • Mechanicville, NY
  • 26.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,169
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  • Schaghticoke, NY
  • 23 miles away (City)
  • Population: 537
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  • Hudson Falls, NY
  • 15.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,202
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  • Fort Ann, NY
  • 18.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 426
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  • West Glens Falls, NY
  • 20.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,501
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  • Fort Edward, NY
  • 14.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,328
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  • Wells, VT
  • 18 miles away (City)
  • Population: 381
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  • South Shaftsbury, VT
  • 17.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 501
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  • Argyle, NY
  • 9.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 416

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

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