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Best Places To Live In Aliso Viejo, CA

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  • Aliso Viejo, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 50,219
  • I have lived in Aliso Viejo for six months and have found it to be a quiet and relaxing town. I relocated from a nearby city after selling my house. Aliso Viejo is nestled in South Orange County,…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score85
  • Great Park, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 4.5mi / 7.3km away
  • Population: 185
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  • Laguna Woods, CA
  • City: 2.3mi / 3.8km away
  • Population: 16,347
  • I absolutely loved living here with my Grandparents. It's a warm suburban area that I will always remember as my home. I enjoyed the nightlife, the excellent destinations and the diverse assortment of…[read more]
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  • Ladera Ranch, CA
  • City: 5.4mi / 8.7km away
  • Population: 27,121
  • Ladera Ranch is the kind of place that you see on television shows and movies. It’s a small suburb of Los Angeles that tends to cater to families. While there are plenty of single people who live here,…[read more]
83
  • Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
  • City: 8.3mi / 13.4km away
  • Population: 49,038
  • RSM gives us the small town feel of running into someone you know everyday at the grocery store, gas station or restaurant, while having 10 minute access to big city Irvive amenities. We are 1/2 hour…[read more]
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  • Laguna Beach, CA
  • City: 3.2mi / 5.1km away
  • Population: 23,204
  • Laguna Beach has been my home my whole life and I absolutely love this city! The beautiful sunsets on the amazing beaches are like no other. The weather is so amazing especially in the summers. The…[read more]
81
  • Cypress, CA
  • City: 24.3mi / 39.1km away
  • Population: 48,978
  • After I got out of the service I moved with my wife and kiddos to Cypress, California. It wasn't my first choice but I had a good job offer there and wanted to move closer to my in-laws who lived in…[read more]
81
  • Woodbridge, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 8.0mi / 12.9km away
  • Population: 25,315
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  • Turtle Rock, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 6.5mi / 10.5km away
  • Population: 10,223
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  • Irvine, CA
  • City: 7.3mi / 11.7km away
  • Population: 246,992
  • If you like well tended homes that exude Pride Of Ownership, quality dining choices, top quality malls and attractions, great award-winning schools, University of California Irvine's gorgeous campus,…[read more]
81
  • Northwood, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 9.1mi / 14.6km away
  • Population: 24,509
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  • Newport Beach, CA
  • City: 11.8mi / 19.0km away
  • Population: 86,813
  • This place has tight streets and overcrowded with rude people who will make fun of you for no reason at Fashion Island. The WiFi there will steal your data. There is an Asian boy who is tall in a light…[read more]
80
  • North Tustin, CA
  • City: 13.3mi / 21.5km away
  • Population: 26,208
  • North Tustin has become very expensive to live especially the rising taxes. We have a lot to offer, but most businesses in the area raise their prices because we are considered an upscale suburb. I work…[read more]
79
  • Mission Viejo, CA
  • City: 4.7mi / 7.5km away
  • Population: 96,178
  • We moved here in 2014, wish we had made the decision much sooner! It is funny that people here are hush hush about the city to avoid being over crowded with new comers. No idea why the amenities is rated…[read more]
79
  • Villa Park, CA
  • City: 17.2mi / 27.6km away
  • Population: 5,922
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  • Northwood Point, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 9.8mi / 15.8km away
  • Population: 4,857
78
  • Los Alamitos, CA
  • City: 24.3mi / 39.1km away
  • Population: 11,661
  • The city of Los Alamitos is a medium sized suburb of Los Angeles. This is a great neighborhood for all types of families, including ones with kids that are going to school. The city's school districts…[read more]
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  • Laguna Hills, CA
  • City: 1.9mi / 3.1km away
  • Population: 31,127
  • Get ready to soak up some sunshine while living in Laguna Hills, CA. Living so close to the beach might not be for everyone, but it is fantastic if you love the ocean. Besides the ocean, you are in a…[read more]
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  • La Palma, CA
  • City: 25.9mi / 41.7km away
  • Population: 15,834
  • Living in La Palma, California provides me with the convenience of being close to Los Angeles, while giving me a good place to raise my family. This community is small and everyone seems to know…[read more]
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  • Oak Creek, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 7.1mi / 11.4km away
  • Population: 11,939
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  • San Clemente, CA
  • City: 11.2mi / 18.0km away
  • Population: 65,082
  • I've lived here for about 25 years. My kids could walk to the beach and boogie board. It is more laid back than other beach towns. San Clemente has charm and style yet is a practical small city to…[read more]
77
  • Dana Point, CA
  • City: 8.1mi / 13.0km away
  • Population: 34,009
  • Dana Point, CA is the place I want to live. Nestled by the sea, Dana Point is all about surfing, beaches and its port. Dana Point is the only site in Orange County that is open to the beach, and it is…[read more]
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  • Seal Beach, CA
  • City: 23.1mi / 37.2km away
  • Population: 24,510
  • Seal Beach is full of fun and engaging activities, as well as relaxing attractions that can make a day in the city one to remember. Seal Beach food tours are a wonderful way to experience the…[read more]
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  • University Park, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 7.5mi / 12.1km away
  • Population: 8,436
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  • Anaheim Hills, Anaheim, CA
  • Neighborhood: 19.0mi / 30.6km away
  • Population: 51,966
  • I recently moved to the Anaheim Hills, CA area. I came from a small town back east and wasn't sure what to expect. It was a transfer that brought us here, a company cut back on the coast made…[read more]
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  • West Park, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 8.9mi / 14.4km away
  • Population: 23,037
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  • Walnut Village, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 9.6mi / 15.5km away
  • Population: 9,197
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  • Uc Irvine, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 7.8mi / 12.5km away
  • Population: 14,912
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  • El Camino Real, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 8.6mi / 13.8km away
  • Population: 16,122
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  • Fountain Valley, CA
  • City: 15.7mi / 25.2km away
  • Population: 56,670
  • While not being nearly as pretentious as some of it's neighbors (looking at you Irvine), Fountain Valley is an agreeable city to live in if you must live in Orange County. But, it's all relative right?…[read more]
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  • Lake Forest, CA
  • City: 6.1mi / 9.7km away
  • Population: 80,658
  • I have lived in Lake Forest, CA and in this city review I will be going over some of Lake Forest's community aspects such as attractions, the community as a whole, the nightlife, different shopping…[read more]
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  • Huntington Beach, CA
  • City: 16.5mi / 26.6km away
  • Population: 198,724
  • I've lived in Huntington Beach, CA (Orange County) for almost 5 years. I like the suburbs because it's a better alternative to living in LA County (Santa Monica). Orange County is extremely beautiful and…[read more]
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  • Las Flores, CA
  • City: 6.1mi / 9.8km away
  • Population: 5,671
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  • Floral Park, Santa Ana, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.3mi / 24.7km away
  • Population: 1,619
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  • Laguna Niguel, CA
  • City: 3.8mi / 6.2km away
  • Population: 64,984
  • ANYONE THINKING ABOUT MOVING TO LAGUNA NIGUEL HAD BETTER RETHINK THEIR DECISION IF IT IS UNDER THE JURISDICTION OF THE LAGUNA KNOWLS H.O.A. IT IS THE MOST RACIALLY ABUSIVE HOSTILE LIVING SITUATION YOU…[read more]
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  • Lower Peters Canyon, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 10.8mi / 17.4km away
  • Population: 22,899
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  • Turtle Ridge, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 6.1mi / 9.9km away
  • Population: 3,764
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  • Tustin, CA
  • City: 11.5mi / 18.5km away
  • Population: 79,396
  • I grew up in Tustin, California and hope to live there again someday. Just minutes away from beaches, Disneyland, malls, and vibrant Universities; the city's central location in the middle of Orange…[read more]
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  • Rancho San Joaquin, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 8.4mi / 13.5km away
  • Population: 4,212
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  • Shady Canyon, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 5.1mi / 8.2km away
  • Population: 864
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  • San Juan Capistrano, CA
  • City: 6.9mi / 11.1km away
  • Population: 36,006
  • San Juan Capistrano is a historic city that branches out from the Mission San Juan Capistrano. Living and working here is a treat. With sea breezes, rolling hillsides, and historic architecture, San Juan…[read more]
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  • University Town Center, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 7.9mi / 12.7km away
  • Population: 6,715
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  • Research Park, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 8.7mi / 13.9km away
  • Population: 1,438
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  • Coto de Caza, CA
  • City: 8.3mi / 13.3km away
  • Population: 14,845
  • Coto de Caza has a number of attractions that each member of your family will be able to take advantage of. The Cinepolis movie theater is a luxury location where you can enjoy a meal while watching…[read more]
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  • San Joaquin Marsh, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 8.8mi / 14.1km away
  • Population: 1,298
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  • West Floral Park, Santa Ana, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.5mi / 25.0km away
  • Population: 2,797
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  • East Industrial Complex, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 4.9mi / 7.9km away
  • Population: 1,581
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  • Spectrum, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 7.4mi / 11.9km away
  • Population: 3,721
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  • Business District, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 9.4mi / 15.1km away
  • Population: 7,336
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  • Costa Mesa, CA
  • City: 12.1mi / 19.5km away
  • Population: 112,439
  • Located near the ocean, Costa Mesa's mild climate is delightful during all months of the year. Being a gun collector, I travel to Costa Mesa quite often to visit the Crossroads of the West Gun Show. The…[read more]
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  • Orange, CA
  • City: 16.2mi / 26.1km away
  • Population: 139,919
  • I have a historic home in Old town Orange and the planning department is making my life hell!!!!!!. They have lied to me, threatened me, and bullied me. Unless you want someone else to dictate what…[read more]

Listed above are the best places to live in Aliso Viejo, CA 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 - Aliso Viejo, CA, followed by the best places to live near Aliso Viejo, CA, sorted by Livability Score.

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