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Best Places To Live In Alum Rock, CA

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  • Alum Rock, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 11,877
  • I’ve lived in Alum Rock, CA for the past 10 years. This is one of the better areas on the San Jose/Santa Clara border. I’ll start off by saying that the weather here is great. It never seems to get too…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score87
  • Los Altos, CA
  • City: 15.0mi / 24.1km away
  • Population: 30,238
  • I grew up in Los Altos and spent a lot of my time walking around the town and finding out the "secrets" of the town. Los Altos is a sleepy old town with lots of history, but it is sleepy for sure: there…[read more]
87
  • Saratoga, CA
  • City: 13.1mi / 21.1km away
  • Population: 30,830
  • I grew up in Saratoga. Unlike many of the people I grew up with, I stayed. There is definitely a bit of a sleepy small town feeling here, but I personally find it enchanting. I delight in seeing the main…[read more]
87
  • Los Gatos, CA
  • City: 11.7mi / 18.9km away
  • Population: 30,491
  • My husband and I moved here with our two sons in 2000. We came from West San Jose. Our WSJ home had Cupertino schools, but ZERO charm. So the schools were a HUGE draw for us. We love the friendly "small…[read more]
86
  • Kimber-Gomes, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 14.5mi / 23.3km away
  • Population: 5,583
85
  • Cupertino, CA
  • City: 12.6mi / 20.3km away
  • Population: 60,297
  • My husband and I lived in Cupertino for five years while my husband had a job in the area. Since then, we have moved to another part of the country and miss some of the features Cupertino has to offer.…[read more]
85
  • Mission Valley, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 13.6mi / 21.9km away
  • Population: 7,452
84
  • Weibel, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 11.1mi / 17.8km away
  • Population: 4,568
83
  • Jordan Jr Hgh School, Palo Alto, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.8mi / 28.6km away
  • Population: 1,477
83
  • Los Altos Hills, CA
  • City: 17.3mi / 27.8km away
  • Population: 8,376
83
  • Cameron Hills, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 12.4mi / 20.0km away
  • Population: 4,161
83
  • Palo Alto, CA
  • City: 18.2mi / 29.3km away
  • Population: 66,649
  • I have visited Palo Alto twice for business in recent years. I have found it to be a fun trip each time. It has many things to offer for entertainment and fun. One of my favorite places to go to is…[read more]
83
  • Mountain View, CA
  • City: 14.2mi / 22.8km away
  • Population: 78,827
  • Living in Mountain View is absolutely incredible thanks to its central location in California as well as being home to America's bright technological future. As a software engineer, I am passionate about…[read more]
83
  • Monte Sereno, CA
  • City: 12.7mi / 20.4km away
  • Population: 3,514
82
  • Warm Springs, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 9.1mi / 14.6km away
  • Population: 10,154
81
  • Cambrian Park, CA
  • City: 9.7mi / 15.6km away
  • Population: 3,259
81
  • Old Palo Alto, Palo Alto, CA
  • Neighborhood: 18.2mi / 29.2km away
  • Population: 3,564
80
  • Fremont, CA
  • City: 15.3mi / 24.6km away
  • Population: 227,934
  • I have lived in Fremont since the 1970's, and have seen so many changes since then. If you're a young outgoing person, you will probably find Fremont painfully boring. On the other hand, it's a good…[read more]
80
  • Midtown, Palo Alto, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.1mi / 27.6km away
  • Population: 10,437
80
  • Stanford, CA
  • City: 19.3mi / 31.0km away
  • Population: 14,926
  • I've been living in Stanford for the last 6 years and have enjoyed the small-town atmosphere but the upper class, upper-scale amenities and highly educated neighbors and friends I've developed over my…[read more]
80
  • Menlo Park, CA
  • City: 20.5mi / 32.9km away
  • Population: 33,319
  • I lived in Menlo Park for approximately one year. While living in Menlo Park, two things always come to mind when I look back at my experience living there: peace and tranquility. When you walk or drive…[read more]
79
  • Blacow, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 13.2mi / 21.2km away
  • Population: 8,155
79
  • Ardenwood, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 18.4mi / 29.6km away
  • Population: 16,634
79
  • Charleston Meadow, Palo Alto, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.6mi / 26.7km away
  • Population: 2,410
79
  • West San Jose, San Jose, CA
  • Neighborhood: 10.2mi / 16.4km away
  • Population: 99,862
  • I currently reside in San Jose, California. I have been here for about 2 years. There are many great things about this area. One is of course the shopping. There are plenty of places to find whatever you…[read more]
79
  • Niles, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.3mi / 27.9km away
  • Population: 7,387
79
  • Sunnyvale, CA
  • City: 11.2mi / 18.0km away
  • Population: 149,596
  • We can easily earn some knowledge about this city through google by watching Wikipedia and can communicate smoothly by Yahoo Mail. Thanks to Yahoo…[read more]
79
  • Fair Meadow, Palo Alto, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.5mi / 26.5km away
  • Population: 2,403
78
  • Parkmont, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.0mi / 25.8km away
  • Population: 6,979
78
  • Mission Hills, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 11.8mi / 18.9km away
  • Population: 1,937
77
  • Crescent Park, Palo Alto, CA
  • Neighborhood: 18.8mi / 30.2km away
  • Population: 3,831
77
  • Milpitas, CA
  • City: 5.7mi / 9.2km away
  • Population: 73,447
  • If you are looking for a quiet vacation that offers beautiful scenic views Milpitas, California is the best place for you to vacation. There is a large park nestled in the foothills that offers an…[read more]
77
  • Professorville, Palo Alto, CA
  • Neighborhood: 18.6mi / 30.0km away
  • Population: 811
77
  • Hayward Highland, Hayward, CA
  • Neighborhood: 23.1mi / 37.2km away
  • Population: 6,445
77
  • Campbell, CA
  • City: 9.5mi / 15.2km away
  • Population: 40,788
  • California is known for being a techy area, with lots of cool products coming from the state. Mostly this is from Silicon valley and large cities, but the starting place of Ebay is actually in Campbell,…[read more]
77
  • Morgan Hill, CA
  • City: 19.2mi / 30.9km away
  • Population: 41,839
  • I love living in Morgan Hill. Nestled in the Santa Cruz and Diablo Hills in the Santa Clara Valley, Morgan Hill provides an easy commute to the San Jose metropolitan area. San Jose is the big city in the…[read more]
77
  • Irvington, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 13.5mi / 21.7km away
  • Population: 11,546
76
  • Northgate, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 18.5mi / 29.7km away
  • Population: 12,156
76
  • Cherry-Guardino, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.6mi / 25.0km away
  • Population: 7,969
76
  • Duveneck-Saint Francis, Palo Alto, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.7mi / 28.5km away
  • Population: 3,530
76
  • University South, Palo Alto, CA
  • Neighborhood: 18.8mi / 30.3km away
  • Population: 3,639
76
  • East Foothills, CA
  • City: 1.1mi / 1.7km away
  • Population: 6,347
76
  • Cabrillo, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.1mi / 27.5km away
  • Population: 12,430
76
  • Evergreen, San Jose, CA
  • Neighborhood: 5.9mi / 9.5km away
  • Population: 76,963
  • I am an Evergreen resident of 20 years living specifically in the Chaboya neighborhood. I have seen most of the the area's expansion. Thanks to the Evergreen Specific Plan, a carefully considered plan…[read more]
76
  • Cambrian Park, San Jose, CA
  • Neighborhood: 8.9mi / 14.4km away
  • Population: 71,889
  • I have lived in the Cambrian Park, San Jose, CA neighborhood for less than a year. However, I have seen enough to know that it is one of the best neighborhoods where I have lived. It ranks in the top…[read more]
75
  • Loyola, CA
  • City: 15.1mi / 24.3km away
  • Population: 3,425
75
  • Mission San Jose, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 12.4mi / 20.0km away
  • Population: 6,866
75
  • Almaden Valley, San Jose, CA
  • Neighborhood: 10.5mi / 16.8km away
  • Population: 41,132
75
  • Southgate, Palo Alto, CA
  • Neighborhood: 18.5mi / 29.7km away
  • Population: 359
74
  • Vineyards-Avalon, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 9.2mi / 14.8km away
  • Population: 5,684
74
  • Brookvale, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.3mi / 27.9km away
  • Population: 7,614

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

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