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Best Places To Live In Alachua, FL

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  • Alachua, FL
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 9,553
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score74
  • High Springs, FL
  • City: 5.7mi / 9.2km away
  • Population: 5,678
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  • Micanopy, FL
  • City: 23.7mi / 38.1km away
  • Population: 636
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  • Archer, FL
  • City: 17.5mi / 28.2km away
  • Population: 1,397
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  • Trenton, FL
  • City: 23.1mi / 37.1km away
  • Population: 2,315
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  • Gainesville, FL
  • City: 14.1mi / 22.8km away
  • Population: 128,610
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  • Spring Ridge, FL
  • City: 13.9mi / 22.4km away
  • Population: 421
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  • Fort White, FL
  • City: 15.9mi / 25.5km away
  • Population: 817
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  • Brooker, FL
  • City: 11.7mi / 18.8km away
  • Population: 463
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  • Newberry, FL
  • City: 12.6mi / 20.2km away
  • Population: 5,410
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  • La Crosse, FL
  • City: 7.6mi / 12.2km away
  • Population: 259
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  • Raiford, FL
  • City: 24.0mi / 38.7km away
  • Population: 170
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  • Waldo, FL
  • City: 19.6mi / 31.6km away
  • Population: 846
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  • Worthington Springs, FL
  • City: 10.0mi / 16.1km away
  • Population: 550

Listed above are the best places to live in Alachua, FL for 2020. 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 - Alachua, FL, followed by the best places to live near Alachua, FL, sorted by Livability Score.

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