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Best Places To Live In Somerset, MA

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  • Somerset, MA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 18,279
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score77
  • Smith Mills, MA
  • 10.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,732
76
  • Mansfield Center, MA
  • 18 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,763
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  • Hope, Providence, RI
  • 15.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,060
75
  • Wayland, Providence, RI
  • 13.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,028
75
  • Norton Center, MA
  • 14.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,732
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  • Mattapoisett Center, MA
  • 18.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,390
73
  • Bliss Corner, MA
  • 14.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,266
72
  • Newport East, RI
  • 19.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,042
72
  • Fox Point, Providence, RI
  • 14.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,418
71
  • Bridgewater, MA
  • 17.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,544
71
  • Cranston, RI
  • 15.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 80,882
  • I spent four days in Cranston, RI when touring the state of Rhode Island. Cranston, RI may not be a big and bustling city however it is fun in its own aspect. Cranston, RI capitalizes on the small town
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  • North Lakeville, MA
  • 11.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,683
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  • Taunton, MA
  • 9.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 56,504
  • I have lived in Taunton, MA for about five years and overall I like this little city a lot. I'm a writer so I like the history that Taunton is proud of, and I have to say the library system is excellent.
69
  • Middleborough Center, MA
  • 13.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,415
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  • Cumberland Hill, RI
  • 22.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,014
68
  • Raynham Center, MA
  • 11.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,357
68
  • Blackstone, Providence, RI
  • 14.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,336
68
  • College Hill, Providence, RI
  • 14.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 9,005
67
  • Melville, RI
  • 14.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,370
67
  • Acushnet Center, MA
  • 12.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,859
67
  • Marion Center, MA
  • 19.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,357
67
  • Valley Falls, RI
  • 17.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,116
65
  • Warwick, RI
  • 15.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 81,881
  • Warwick, RI is a quaint city with a small town look and feel. When I visited it was due to a scheduling mix up and I flew into T.F. Green Airport. I had some time to kill so I decided to wander around
65
  • Tiverton, RI
  • 10.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,486
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  • North Westport, MA
  • 6.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,694
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  • East Providence, RI
  • 11.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 47,260
  • I have been a career-oriented, constant mover. From apartments in mega-cities to cabins in the woods, "been there, done that". Living in East Providence was a very pleasant experience. Rhode Island is
64
  • Attleboro, MA
  • 14.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 44,121
  • I recently went to the city of Attleboro and parked legally. When I went back to my vehicle I was surprised to find a parking ticket. I got a parking ticket for a none parking violation. Even though my
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  • Mount Hope, Providence, RI
  • 15.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,083
63
  • Ocean Grove, MA
  • 5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,669
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  • North Seekonk, MA
  • 13.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,814
  • The armpit of Massachusetts. Expensive place to live and schools that are subpar plus the weather is terrible most of the year. Definitely better places to live in New
61
  • West Wareham, MA
  • 19.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,081
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  • Manton, Providence, RI
  • 17.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,362
61
  • Pawtucket, RI
  • 14.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 71,389
  • My experiences with Pawtucket, Rhode Island have always revolved around visiting the small city in order to catch the Pawtucket Red Sox play ball. It was an economical way to watch some good sports
59
  • New Bedford, MA
  • 12.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 94,988
  • New Bedford, much like the rest of Massachusetts, has a great historical value. I passed through on a school field trip and was quite pleased with the beautiful community, excellent selection of
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  • Federal Hill, Providence, RI
  • 15.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,992
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  • Providence, RI
  • 15.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 178,851
  • I lived in the city of Providence, RI for four years. Providence has a unique culture that draws some of its best elements from being a seaside port, a historical landmark and Boston's southward
57
  • Downtown, Providence, RI
  • 15.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,196
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  • Charles, Providence, RI
  • 16 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,312
57
  • Fall River, MA
  • 4.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 88,902
  • I don't what what's positive to say about this place. Cheap gas at Cumby's that's about it. Been here a little over a year. Within 2 days of moving into an apartment, the local heroin dealer next door
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  • Central Falls, RI
  • 16 miles away (City)
  • Population: 19,366
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  • Wanskuck, Providence, RI
  • 16.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 12,204
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  • Mount Pleasant, Providence, RI
  • 17.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 9,950
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  • South Elmwood, Providence, RI
  • 14.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,308
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  • Elmhurst, Providence, RI
  • 16.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 10,503
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  • Olneyville, Providence, RI
  • 16.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 7,046
54
  • Smith Hill, Providence, RI
  • 15.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 5,372
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  • Reservoir, Providence, RI
  • 15.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,944
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  • West End, Providence, RI
  • 15.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 17,375
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  • Hartford, Providence, RI
  • 17.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,442
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  • Silverlake, Providence, RI
  • 17 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 11,863

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

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