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Best Places To Live In Santee, CA

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  • Santee, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 56,839
  • Having lived in Santee, CA, I can tell you that it's not a tourist town, but there are definitely some great things to do. With only about 53,000 people, the city of Santee has a nice small town feel to
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score84
  • Solana Beach, CA
  • 18.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,312
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  • Del Mar Heights, San Diego, CA
  • 16.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,860
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  • La Jolla, San Diego, CA
  • 15.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 29,356
  • La Jolla is like the Beverly Hills of San Diego. If you aren't a Doctor, or don't make upwards of 70k a year, you probably won't be very comfortable here. Talk about expensive. The beaches are amazing,
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  • Mission Valley, San Diego, CA
  • 12 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 7,490
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  • Old Town, San Diego, CA
  • 13.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 11,380
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  • Columbia, San Diego, CA
  • 14.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,641
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  • Midtown, San Diego, CA
  • 12.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 19,847
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  • Marina, San Diego, CA
  • 14.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,435
  • Marina district in downtown is one of the most beautiful and desirable neighborhoods. Marina extends from Seaport Village and the Embarcadero to Horton Plaza and the Gaslamp District. It contains
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  • Coronado, CA
  • 16.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 24,852
  • it VERY BAD because people there are mean and restaurants had horrible customer service also the beach is uncomfortable and the housing is very expense and i dont like
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  • Ocean Beach, San Diego, CA
  • 17.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 11,549
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  • Encinitas, CA
  • 21 miles away (City)
  • Population: 62,160
  • Stopping in Encinitas on a trip a year or so ago, I was amazed at how much the city offered in terms of sports - especially water sports. The residents of Encinitas focus on one main form of recreation
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  • University City, San Diego, CA
  • 12.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 50,132
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  • Yosemite Dr, Chula Vista, CA
  • 14.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 416
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  • Fenton St, Chula Vista, CA
  • 14.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,476
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  • Pacific Beach, San Diego, CA
  • 15 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 31,770
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  • North Hills, San Diego, CA
  • 11.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 43,221
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  • Carmel Mountain, San Diego, CA
  • 10.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 9,581
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  • Del Cerro, San Diego, CA
  • 6.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,238
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  • Loma Portal, San Diego, CA
  • 16 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 22,946
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  • Rancho Santa Fe, CA
  • 17.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,763
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  • San Marcos, CA
  • 22 miles away (City)
  • Population: 91,479
  • I moved to the beautiful town of San Marcos, California just about six years ago. I first went there to attend the California State University San Marcos. My first encounter, therefore, of San Marcos was
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  • Fairbanks Ranch, CA
  • 15 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,864
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  • Roseville, San Diego, CA
  • 16.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,705
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  • La Jolla Village, San Diego, CA
  • 14.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,108
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  • Carmel Valley, San Diego, CA
  • 13.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 39,559
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  • Gaslamp Quarter, San Diego, CA
  • 14.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,083
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  • Torrey Pines, San Diego, CA
  • 15.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,072
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  • Mira Mesa, San Diego, CA
  • 9.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 71,228
  • I have lived in Mira Mesa for ten years. I moved to Mira Mesa from Twenty-nine Palms, California. Mira Mesa is near San Diego. It is bordered by Interstate 15, Interstate 805 on the Los Penasquitos
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  • North City, San Diego, CA
  • 15.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 12,743
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  • Balboa Park, San Diego, CA
  • 12.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 11,904
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  • Moreno Mission, San Diego, CA
  • 13.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 9,691
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  • Eastlake Woods, Chula Vista, CA
  • 14.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,986
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  • Estlake Greens, Chula Vista, CA
  • 15 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 10,447
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  • Park West, San Diego, CA
  • 13.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 5,168
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  • Otay Ranch, Chula Vista, CA
  • 16.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 44,040
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  • Rolling Hills Ranch, Chula Vista, CA
  • 13.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,533
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  • Midtown District, San Diego, CA
  • 15.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 10,962
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  • Sunbow, Chula Vista, CA
  • 16.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 8,064
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  • South Park, San Diego, CA
  • 12.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,717
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  • Chula Vista, CA
  • 15.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 260,598
  • Too crowded, bad traffic and road infrastructure, low flying air traffic from airport and the navy. Overbuilding with no planning. No employment. Bedroom community to San Diego. Goods and services
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  • Wooded Area, San Diego, CA
  • 18.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 7,369
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  • Village Center, Chula Vista, CA
  • 14.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 299
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  • Del Mar, CA
  • 17.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,312
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  • Kearny Mesa, San Diego, CA
  • 9.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,664
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  • San Diego, CA
  • 14 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,374,812
  • Lived there over 10 years, WAY corrupt especially to visitors ESPECIALLY NOW!! They are trying to get people to visit now for vacation because they are BROKE!! So you visit yoll get tickets and fines and
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  • East Village, San Diego, CA
  • 14.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 13,053
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  • Little Italy, San Diego, CA
  • 14 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,171
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  • Horton Plaza, San Diego, CA
  • 14.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 659
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  • West University Heights, San Diego, CA
  • 11.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 9,608
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  • Bella Lago, Chula Vista, CA
  • 13 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 445

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

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