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Best Places To Live In South Amherst, MA

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  • South Amherst, MA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 5,283
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score77
  • Hatfield, MA
  • 5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,487
76
  • Easthampton Town, MA
  • 9.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 16,042
75
  • Wilbraham, MA
  • 14.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,916
75
  • Shelburne Falls, MA
  • 22.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,632
73
  • Belchertown, MA
  • 7.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,120
73
  • South Deerfield, MA
  • 10.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,538
73
  • Granby, MA
  • 5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,475
72
  • South End, Springfield, MA
  • 17.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,304
72
  • Westfield, MA
  • 18.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 41,486
  • I have lived in Westfield, MA and the surrounding areas for a period of time several years ago and have nothing negative to say about Westfield. The city lies less than five miles West of Springfield,
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  • Northampton, MA
  • 8.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 28,534
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  • Deerfield, MA
  • 15.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,005
70
  • West Brookfield, MA
  • 20.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,120
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  • Turners Falls, MA
  • 18.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,074
67
  • Holland, MA
  • 27.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,380
66
  • Amherst Center, MA
  • 2.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 20,037
66
  • Warren, MA
  • 18.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,228
66
  • North Amherst, MA
  • 4.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,290
66
  • Palmer Town, MA
  • 15.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,145
64
  • Huntington, MA
  • 20.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 630
64
  • Agawam Town, MA
  • 19.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 28,701
64
  • Monson Center, MA
  • 20.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,031
63
  • Ware, MA
  • 15.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,771
62
  • Russell, MA
  • 19.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 486
62
  • Petersham, MA
  • 19.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 220
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  • Greenfield Town, MA
  • 19.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 17,477
60
  • Chicopee, MA
  • 13.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 56,100
  • I have lived in Chicopee for over 25 years now. People tend to stay here for long periods of time due to the quality of life. It's actually a larger city than many people realize, but it still maintains
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  • Millers Falls, MA
  • 16.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,075
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  • Athol, MA
  • 23 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,428
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  • Boston Road, Springfield, MA
  • 13.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,470
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  • Orange, MA
  • 21.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,117
  • This town is very small, one bar, a super walmart, a couple gas stations, a few little businesses here and there. There seems to be more small restaurants around town than anything else. The people here?
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  • McKnight, Springfield, MA
  • 15.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 5,147
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  • East Forest Park, Springfield, MA
  • 16.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 10,379
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  • Springfield, MA
  • 16.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 153,991
  • I have lived in Springfield, MA for almost 20 years. There seems to always be something new to find that I haven't discovered in the area. The restaurants are amazing, and the shopping centers have a
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  • Sixteen Acres, Springfield, MA
  • 15.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 21,307
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  • Upper Hill, Springfield, MA
  • 16 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 7,709
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  • West Springfield Town, MA
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 28,575
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  • Forest Park, Springfield, MA
  • 17.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 27,734
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  • Maple High-Six Corners, Springfield, MA
  • 16.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 5,490
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  • Pine Point, Springfield, MA
  • 14.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 10,654
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  • Indian Orchard, Springfield, MA
  • 12.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 9,163
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  • Bay, Springfield, MA
  • 15 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,149
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  • Holyoke, MA
  • 10.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 40,280
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  • Brightwood, Springfield, MA
  • 16.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,365
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  • Memorial Square, Springfield, MA
  • 15.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 5,199
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  • Liberty Heights, Springfield, MA
  • 15 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 15,011
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  • East Springfield, Springfield, MA
  • 13.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 8,156
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  • Metro Center, Springfield, MA
  • 16.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,547
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  • Old Hill, Springfield, MA
  • 16.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,989

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

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