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Best Places To Live In Allen, TX

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  • Allen, TX
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 94,710
  • When my family moved here, we were excited about the possibilities of a great school district (by ratings online, exemplary schools, etc.), which was a GREAT change of pace from California (whose schools…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score95
  • Frisco, TX
  • City: 9.2mi / 14.8km away
  • Population: 145,646
  • After living in Frisco, TX for five years, I have come to realize that this town is one that is set up on the basis of cowboys and horses being on every corner. This is a small town, which I enjoy, but I…[read more]
94
  • Rockwall, TX
  • City: 18.9mi / 30.5km away
  • Population: 41,672
  • Rockwall, Texas is a beautiful city with reasonably priced homes, good schools and a lot of things to do. Since the summers are very hot here, I love to visit indoor theme parks in the summer such as…[read more]
93
  • McKinney, TX
  • City: 6.1mi / 9.9km away
  • Population: 156,821
  • I really enjoy living in McKinney, as there are many things to do. One of the main reasons why I love living here is the weather. The summers are nice and hot while the winters tend to be very mild and…[read more]
93
  • Coppell, TX
  • City: 21.0mi / 33.8km away
  • Population: 40,631
  • I love my home as I am centrally located to everything including things I love to do which is eat, enjoy the movies and attend different festivals in the summer. Coppell has a rich history and is known…[read more]
91
  • Plano, TX
  • City: 6.4mi / 10.3km away
  • Population: 279,088
  • Was just reading YOUR review (croneathome Oct 01, 2015). You don't just sound racist, you are racist, and you know it. You said "You haven't been swindled until you have been swindled by a Mexican." …[read more]
91
  • Richardson, TX
  • City: 11.6mi / 18.7km away
  • Population: 108,350
  • First. The reviewer who posted you could get robbed and murdered in Richardson? Not going to argue that. But you were in the South part of Richardson down new Lake Highlands and North Dallas and it is…[read more]
91
  • Little Elm, TX
  • City: 15.5mi / 24.9km away
  • Population: 35,553
  • Little, Elm Texas is a small town 30 minutes outside of Dallas. Little Elm is currently expanding their area by building homes and businesses that can accommodate more residents. Little Elm has an…[read more]
90
  • Rowlett, TX
  • City: 15.1mi / 24.4km away
  • Population: 59,203
  • Moving to Rowlett 30 years ago was the best move I ever made. It is clean and the neighborhoods are quiet. First and foremost, the city makes a good effort to enforce the city codes that keep the city…[read more]
89
  • Anna, TX
  • City: 17.9mi / 28.8km away
  • Population: 10,335
  • Simply put, Anna, Texas is just about one of the best areas in the great state of Texas to live in. That is coming from someone who has been living in Anna for 21 years now. I wouldn't change a thing…[read more]
89
  • Far North, Dallas, TX
  • Neighborhood: 12.5mi / 20.1km away
  • Population: 163,453
89
  • Lewisville, TX
  • City: 18.4mi / 29.6km away
  • Population: 102,327
  • After visiting Lewisville, Texas, I can say that I enjoyed the historic Texas city a whole lot. Lewisville isn't an over the top type of city, but more traditional and classical in a sense. The community…[read more]
89
  • Sachse, TX
  • City: 11.1mi / 17.9km away
  • Population: 23,329
  • Sachse is a small city northeast of Dallas. I lived here briefly but found myself routinely bored and decided to leave. It's a nice city when it comes to quality of life and the homes are affordable, but…[read more]
88
  • Wylie, TX
  • City: 10.2mi / 16.5km away
  • Population: 45,655
  • After living in Maine for my entire life, I moved to Wylie, TX about three years ago. It was one of the best moves I made. I miss the beautiful scenery, but the neighborhood I live in has friendly people…[read more]
88
  • Prosper, TX
  • City: 12.2mi / 19.6km away
  • Population: 15,236
  • Prosper, Texas is a community that is worth the drive from where ever you are. Once a well kept secret is now a town that is flourishing with new development and families that are all bringing out the…[read more]
88
  • Hebron, TX
  • City: 13.1mi / 21.1km away
  • Population: 413
87
  • Greens, Garland, TX
  • Neighborhood: 9.9mi / 16.0km away
  • Population: 525
87
  • University Park, TX
  • City: 19.4mi / 31.2km away
  • Population: 24,346
  • There are lots of fun and interesting activities in University Park that you and your family can take advantage of. Whether you're looking for attractions that children will enjoy or want to plan a…[read more]
87
  • Firewheel Estates, Garland, TX
  • Neighborhood: 10.3mi / 16.6km away
  • Population: 519
87
  • Carrollton, TX
  • City: 15.6mi / 25.1km away
  • Population: 129,266
  • I got a ridiculous ticket that should have been a warning, tried fighting it in court but the judge denied. They wanted me to pay $150 the day I went to court which I didn't have until the next day. They…[read more]
87
  • The Fairways At Firewheel, Garland, TX
  • Neighborhood: 10.8mi / 17.3km away
  • Population: n/a
86
  • Highland Park, TX
  • City: 20.6mi / 33.2km away
  • Population: 8,986
86
  • Buckingham North, Garland, TX
  • Neighborhood: 12.2mi / 19.6km away
  • Population: 669
86
  • Krugerville, TX
  • City: 21.7mi / 34.9km away
  • Population: 1,622
86
  • Murphy, TX
  • City: 7.4mi / 12.0km away
  • Population: 20,015
  • Hello, I am a professional who bought a house in this area. Long story short: If you like country bumpkins, this is the place for you. I lived in the Aviary, currently there is not an appropriate…[read more]
86
  • The Colony, TX
  • City: 13.4mi / 21.6km away
  • Population: 40,757
  • This town is part of Denton County do not live in any town that are part of this county. If you want to live in a town that keeps letting "racial discrimination "lawyers Practice law in the same county…[read more]
85
  • Fate, TX
  • City: 20.6mi / 33.1km away
  • Population: 9,234
85
  • Melissa, TX
  • City: 14.2mi / 22.8km away
  • Population: 6,844
  • .., "suspected weed in vehicle, needed to search, do weed tongue test (LOL)" car ✔, one ✔ my tongue."positive sir (LOL)! Recd a speeding ticket.LOL! SMH! Blessings on the 2…[read more]
84
  • Lowry Crossing, TX
  • City: 8.5mi / 13.6km away
  • Population: 1,584
84
  • Paloma Creek, TX
  • City: 17.2mi / 27.7km away
  • Population: 3,727
84
  • Savannah, TX
  • City: 15.8mi / 25.4km away
  • Population: 4,592
  • This area used to be a great area! Since the population here has grown so much so has the vehicle break ins, road rage drivers, drug dealing in this neighborhood and schools, gang activity…[read more]
83
  • Providence Village, TX
  • City: 18.8mi / 30.2km away
  • Population: 6,223
83
  • Keningston Gardens, Garland, TX
  • Neighborhood: 15.8mi / 25.3km away
  • Population: n/a
83
  • Aubrey, TX
  • City: 22.4mi / 36.1km away
  • Population: 3,002
82
  • The Enclave, Garland, TX
  • Neighborhood: 11.4mi / 18.3km away
  • Population: 170
82
  • Farmersville, TX
  • City: 18.4mi / 29.6km away
  • Population: 3,416
82
  • Farmers Branch, TX
  • City: 17.3mi / 27.9km away
  • Population: 32,211
  • Purchased almost a year ago and can't wait to sell! Live off of Valley View and Webb Chapel area, did not realize the speeding danger in this town. Foolish me, Webb Chapel, Marsh, Josey, commuters…[read more]
82
  • Lavon, TX
  • City: 14.7mi / 23.7km away
  • Population: 2,663
82
  • Cross Roads, TX
  • City: 20.2mi / 32.5km away
  • Population: 1,091
81
  • Heath, TX
  • City: 21.5mi / 34.5km away
  • Population: 7,992
81
  • Valley Creek North, Garland, TX
  • Neighborhood: 12.2mi / 19.6km away
  • Population: 206
81
  • Oakcrest, Garland, TX
  • Neighborhood: 12.0mi / 19.2km away
  • Population: n/a
81
  • Briaroaks, Garland, TX
  • Neighborhood: 12.1mi / 19.4km away
  • Population: n/a
81
  • Highland Park, Dallas, TX
  • Neighborhood: 20.6mi / 33.1km away
  • Population: 8,797
80
  • Firewheel Farms, Garland, TX
  • Neighborhood: 10.1mi / 16.2km away
  • Population: 193
80
  • Springfield Estates, Garland, TX
  • Neighborhood: 13.3mi / 21.3km away
  • Population: 165
80
  • Valley Creek, Garland, TX
  • Neighborhood: 12.1mi / 19.5km away
  • Population: n/a
80
  • Celina, TX
  • City: 15.9mi / 25.6km away
  • Population: 7,236
  • The City of Celina has no regard for it's current homeowners nor their properties. It has the highest water rates around and does nothing about it. Because of Celina's inability to have planned for…[read more]
80
  • The Hills Of Breckenridge, Garland, TX
  • Neighborhood: 9.2mi / 14.8km away
  • Population: n/a
80
  • Oakridge On The Creek, Garland, TX
  • Neighborhood: 12.3mi / 19.8km away
  • Population: n/a
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  • Crystal Falls, Garland, TX
  • Neighborhood: 9.4mi / 15.1km away
  • Population: n/a

Listed above are the best places to live in Allen, TX for 2021. 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 - Allen, TX, followed by the best places to live near Allen, TX, sorted by Livability Score.

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