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Best Places To Live In Athens, GA

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  • Athens, GA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 120,813
  • It might sound wierd, but I moved to Athens, GA after I graduated from college. I moved there from Fairfield, Iowa and so Georgia sounded really cool, plus, my best friend had a great house out there (he…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score79
  • Bogart, GA
  • City: 9.4mi / 15.1km away
  • Population: 1,127
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  • Watkinsville, GA
  • City: 6.4mi / 10.4km away
  • Population: 2,872
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  • Jefferson, GA
  • City: 16.4mi / 26.3km away
  • Population: 9,946
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  • Winterville, GA
  • City: 5.2mi / 8.4km away
  • Population: 1,050
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  • Colbert, GA
  • City: 10.8mi / 17.4km away
  • Population: 633
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  • Comer, GA
  • City: 15.9mi / 25.7km away
  • Population: 1,284
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  • Maxeys, GA
  • City: 17.6mi / 28.3km away
  • Population: 348
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  • North High Shoals, GA
  • City: 11.3mi / 18.1km away
  • Population: 848
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  • Nicholson, GA
  • City: 12.0mi / 19.2km away
  • Population: 1,542
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  • Commerce, GA
  • City: 19.3mi / 31.0km away
  • Population: 6,601
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  • Russell, GA
  • City: 18.6mi / 29.9km away
  • Population: 1,395
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  • Statham, GA
  • City: 13.4mi / 21.6km away
  • Population: 2,589
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  • Danielsville, GA
  • City: 14.8mi / 23.8km away
  • Population: 887
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  • Ila, GA
  • City: 16.1mi / 25.9km away
  • Population: 407
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  • Lexington, GA
  • City: 15.9mi / 25.6km away
  • Population: 249
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  • Arnoldsville, GA
  • City: 9.0mi / 14.5km away
  • Population: 391
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  • Talmo, GA
  • City: 25.6mi / 41.2km away
  • Population: 194
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  • Bishop, GA
  • City: 9.8mi / 15.8km away
  • Population: 271
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  • Bethlehem, GA
  • City: 19.5mi / 31.4km away
  • Population: 782
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  • Crawford, GA
  • City: 13.1mi / 21.1km away
  • Population: 890
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  • Good Hope, GA
  • City: 18.0mi / 28.9km away
  • Population: 325
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  • Bostwick, GA
  • City: 16.8mi / 27.0km away
  • Population: 383
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  • Bowman, GA
  • City: 26.2mi / 42.2km away
  • Population: 920
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  • Carlton, GA
  • City: 19.9mi / 32.0km away
  • Population: 370
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  • Arcade, GA
  • City: 12.6mi / 20.2km away
  • Population: 1,442
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  • Woodville, GA
  • City: 24.7mi / 39.8km away
  • Population: 361
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  • Hull, GA
  • City: 6.4mi / 10.3km away
  • Population: 220
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  • Pendergrass, GA
  • City: 23.5mi / 37.9km away
  • Population: 481

Listed above are the best places to live in Athens, GA 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 - Athens, GA, followed by the best places to live near Athens, GA, sorted by Livability Score.

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