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Best Places To Live In Alta Sierra, CA

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  • Alta Sierra, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 6,639
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score74
  • Colfax, CA
  • City: 5.6mi / 9.0km away
  • Population: 2,189
72
  • Lincoln, CA
  • City: 21.7mi / 34.9km away
  • Population: 45,675
  • I currently live just outside of Lincoln, CA, although I have lived inside the city boundaries for several months last year. To say that the area is going downhill is an understatement, as the crime rate…[read more]
70
  • Lake of the Pines, CA
  • City: 6.1mi / 9.8km away
  • Population: 3,936
70
  • Meadow Vista, CA
  • City: 8.6mi / 13.9km away
  • Population: 3,214
69
  • Auburn, CA
  • City: 16.0mi / 25.8km away
  • Population: 13,858
  • I’ve lived here 20+ years and it’s been a beautiful and family friendly place to raise our children. The community is vibrant and welcoming to everyone. We have wonderful holiday and community events…[read more]
69
  • Rough and Ready, CA
  • City: 8.8mi / 14.2km away
  • Population: 1,271
68
  • Smartsville, CA
  • City: 14.2mi / 22.8km away
  • Population: 142
66
  • Washington, CA
  • City: 21.2mi / 34.2km away
  • Population: 79
66
  • Newcastle, CA
  • City: 18.5mi / 29.7km away
  • Population: 1,249
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  • Auburn Lake Trails, CA
  • City: 15.5mi / 25.0km away
  • Population: 3,946
  • Front gate presentation and grounds from the '70's not updated in 30 years. Roads in disrepair. Front gate staff, office staff is rude to residents and their visitors. Amenities are aging, pool, barn…[read more]
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  • Nevada City, CA
  • City: 9.3mi / 14.9km away
  • Population: 3,117
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  • Georgetown, CA
  • City: 18.8mi / 30.2km away
  • Population: 2,354
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  • North Auburn, CA
  • City: 13.6mi / 21.9km away
  • Population: 13,622
  • North Auburn, CA is a small township in Placer County centered around Highway 80 and Highway 49. It is a bedroom community and I just love living here. It is in the lower mountains of the Sierra Nevada…[read more]
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  • Penryn, CA
  • City: 20.3mi / 32.7km away
  • Population: 895
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  • Penn Valley, CA
  • City: 9.1mi / 14.7km away
  • Population: 1,607
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  • Lake Wildwood, CA
  • City: 10.9mi / 17.5km away
  • Population: 5,289
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  • Foresthill, CA
  • City: 14.4mi / 23.1km away
  • Population: 1,229
  • Buying property was a horrendous investment. If you like living on a big dog pound with 24/7 barking dogs, this is the place for you. Don't be fooled by real estate agents that pay home owners to keep…[read more]
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  • Grass Valley, CA
  • City: 6.7mi / 10.9km away
  • Population: 12,861
  • Living in Grass Valley, CA was a great experience for my family and I. This city falls between Sacarmento and Reno, NV, which is a city full of fun and casinos, we were able to travel back and forth in…[read more]
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  • Alta, CA
  • City: 14.8mi / 23.8km away
  • Population: 448
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  • Beale AFB, CA
  • City: 16.2mi / 26.1km away
  • Population: 1,089
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  • Loma Rica, CA
  • City: 23.2mi / 37.4km away
  • Population: 2,954
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  • Dutch Flat, CA
  • City: 12.8mi / 20.6km away
  • Population: 192
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  • North San Juan, CA
  • City: 17.2mi / 27.7km away
  • Population: 293
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  • Sheridan, CA
  • City: 19.4mi / 31.3km away
  • Population: 1,450
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  • Dobbins, CA
  • City: 18.1mi / 29.1km away
  • Population: 710
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  • Bangor, CA
  • City: 26.0mi / 41.8km away
  • Population: 474

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

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