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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
  • Jefferson, GA
  • 16.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,946
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  • Watkinsville, GA
  • 6.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,872
73
  • Bogart, GA
  • 9.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,127
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  • Comer, GA
  • 15.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,284
71
  • North High Shoals, GA
  • 11.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 848
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  • Maxeys, GA
  • 17.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 348
70
  • Danielsville, GA
  • 14.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 887
69
  • Russell, GA
  • 18.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,395
69
  • Nicholson, GA
  • 12 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,542
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  • Winterville, GA
  • 5.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,050
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  • Statham, GA
  • 13.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,589
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  • Ila, GA
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 407
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  • Colbert, GA
  • 10.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 633
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  • Bethlehem, GA
  • 19.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 782
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  • Commerce, GA
  • 19.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,601
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  • Arnoldsville, GA
  • 9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 391
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  • Bishop, GA
  • 9.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 271
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  • Arcade, GA
  • 12.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,442
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  • Talmo, GA
  • 25.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 194
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  • Good Hope, GA
  • 18 miles away (City)
  • Population: 325
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  • Crawford, GA
  • 13.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 890
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  • Lexington, GA
  • 15.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 249
60
  • Bostwick, GA
  • 16.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 383
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  • Carlton, GA
  • 19.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 370
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  • Woodville, GA
  • 24.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 361
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  • Hull, GA
  • 6.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 220
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  • Pendergrass, GA
  • 23.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 481
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  • Bowman, GA
  • 26.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 920

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

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