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Best Places To Live In St. Joseph, MI

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  • St. Joseph, MI
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 8,307
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score76
  • Stevensville, MI
  • 6.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,235
  • Stevensville, MI is a great small city with great housing and schooling if you have kids. I personally think that the Stevensville United Methodist Church and Children's Center are superb! I attend both.
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  • Shorewood-Tower Hills-Harbert, MI
  • 16.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,436
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  • Shoreham, MI
  • 2.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 918
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  • Bridgman, MI
  • 12 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,220
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  • Berrien Springs, MI
  • 13 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,370
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  • Lake Michigan Beach, MI
  • 9.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,173
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  • Watervliet, MI
  • 13.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,834
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  • Paw Paw Lake, MI
  • 13.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,725
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  • Niles, MI
  • 22.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,379
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  • Buchanan, MI
  • 19.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,388
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  • New Troy, MI
  • 15.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 741
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  • Coloma, MI
  • 11 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,672
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  • Eau Claire, MI
  • 12.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 612
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  • Baroda, MI
  • 10 miles away (City)
  • Population: 844
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  • Dowagiac, MI
  • 20.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,863
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  • Benton Heights, MI
  • 4.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,519
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  • Bangor, MI
  • 24.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,027
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  • Fair Plain, MI
  • 2.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,465
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  • Hartford, MI
  • 18.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,624
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  • Benton Harbor, MI
  • 2.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,988

Listed above are the best places to live in St. Joseph, MI 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 - St. Joseph, MI, followed by the best places to live near St. Joseph, MI, sorted by Livability Score.

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