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Best Places To Live In Staunton, VA

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  • Staunton, VA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 24,234
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score81
  • Bridgewater, VA
  • 16.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,906
79
  • Harrisonburg, VA
  • 21.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 51,979
  • There's decent shopping here, if you like big box stores, if you want a variety you can find a little bit of it downtown. There are some really great restaurants, such as Clementine's downtown.
79
  • Crozet, VA
  • 20.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,620
79
  • Dayton, VA
  • 19.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,633
78
  • Waynesboro, VA
  • 10.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 21,366
  • The cost of living is terrible in this town. These companies don't want to pay you for your experience. It needs to be increased upon the people. If you pay the people they will
75
  • Stuarts Draft, VA
  • 9.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,489
75
  • Grottoes, VA
  • 14.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,751
74
  • Fishersville, VA
  • 6.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,954
74
  • Massanutten, VA
  • 25.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,399
73
  • Verona, VA
  • 3.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,551
73
  • Mount Sidney, VA
  • 8.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 476
73
  • Churchville, VA
  • 7.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 67
72
  • Nellysford, VA
  • 21.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,287
72
  • Craigsville, VA
  • 18.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,143
72
  • Jolivue, VA
  • 3.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,269
72
  • Massanetta Springs, VA
  • 20.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,116
71
  • Lyndhurst, VA
  • 11.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,751
71
  • Weyers Cave, VA
  • 11.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,573
71
  • Mount Crawford, VA
  • 15.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 419
70
  • New Hope, VA
  • 9.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 911
68
  • Crimora, VA
  • 11.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,760
67
  • Greenville, VA
  • 11.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,485
66
  • Sherando, VA
  • 13.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 882
66
  • Dooms, VA
  • 12.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,340
63
  • Harriston, VA
  • 13.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 984
60
  • Wintergreen, VA
  • 20.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 442
59
  • Deerfield, VA
  • 19.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 126
58
  • Middlebrook, VA
  • 11.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 212
56
  • Augusta Springs, VA
  • 15.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 140

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

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