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Best Places To Live In Baxter, IA

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  • Baxter, IA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 1,081
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score92
  • Altoona, IA
  • City: 20.8mi / 33.4km away
  • Population: 16,692
  • During my time living in Altoona, Iowa, I must say that this has been one of the most pleasant places that I've lived. Not only is this a very safe location to live and raise a family, the education…[read more]
91
  • Pleasant Hill, IA
  • City: 24.1mi / 38.8km away
  • Population: 9,406
88
  • Lambs Grove, IA
  • City: 9.4mi / 15.1km away
  • Population: 200
88
  • Prairie City, IA
  • City: 16.5mi / 26.6km away
  • Population: 1,973
85
  • Bondurant, IA
  • City: 17.8mi / 28.7km away
  • Population: 5,079
85
  • Colfax, IA
  • City: 11.3mi / 18.1km away
  • Population: 1,925
83
  • Newton, IA
  • City: 10.6mi / 17.1km away
  • Population: 15,090
  • Newtown, Iowa is one of those little towns you think it's impossible to find these days, but really we're just a well-kept secret! Anyone living in Newtown will tell you that this is one of the best…[read more]
81
  • Nevada, IA
  • City: 20.7mi / 33.3km away
  • Population: 6,796
81
  • Sully, IA
  • City: 23.2mi / 37.4km away
  • Population: 843
80
  • State Center, IA
  • City: 13.1mi / 21.1km away
  • Population: 1,337
80
  • Mitchellville, IA
  • City: 15.4mi / 24.8km away
  • Population: 2,271
  • I have worked in Mitchellville since 1989 . I have lived here for four years now. I enjoy the community. I have great neighbors. Good people live here. The city is clean. Most of the housing is…[read more]
80
  • Oakland Acres, IA
  • City: 18.6mi / 29.9km away
  • Population: 116
79
  • Maxwell, IA
  • City: 13.3mi / 21.5km away
  • Population: 839
79
  • Le Grand, IA
  • City: 23.1mi / 37.1km away
  • Population: 995
78
  • Green Mountain, IA
  • City: 25.7mi / 41.3km away
  • Population: 120
74
  • Colo, IA
  • City: 15.6mi / 25.1km away
  • Population: 886
74
  • Elkhart, IA
  • City: 19.3mi / 31.0km away
  • Population: 815
73
  • Cambridge, IA
  • City: 20.5mi / 32.9km away
  • Population: 853
73
  • Collins, IA
  • City: 9.6mi / 15.5km away
  • Population: 458
73
  • Kellogg, IA
  • City: 14.7mi / 23.6km away
  • Population: 777
73
  • Haverhill, IA
  • City: 12.8mi / 20.7km away
  • Population: 169
73
  • Gray's Woods, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 25.0mi / 40.2km away
  • Population: 2,303
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  • Lynnville, IA
  • City: 25.7mi / 41.3km away
  • Population: 456
72
  • Laurel, IA
  • City: 12.5mi / 20.2km away
  • Population: 358
71
  • Valeria, IA
  • City: 11.1mi / 17.8km away
  • Population: 46
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  • Marshalltown, IA
  • City: 19.2mi / 30.9km away
  • Population: 27,637
  • I Was Born And Raised In Marshalltown Iowa, And What I Can Tell You Is Our City Council Funds All Its Projects By Enforcing You To Pay Taxes To Pay For All With That In Mind.Marshalltown Iowa Is The…[read more]
71
  • Mingo, IA
  • City: 7.8mi / 12.6km away
  • Population: 255
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  • Gilman, IA
  • City: 19.1mi / 30.8km away
  • Population: 598
70
  • Albion, IA
  • City: 21.6mi / 34.7km away
  • Population: 573
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  • Rhodes, IA
  • City: 7.3mi / 11.7km away
  • Population: 257
68
  • Melbourne, IA
  • City: 8.4mi / 13.6km away
  • Population: 821
68
  • Reasnor, IA
  • City: 18.3mi / 29.4km away
  • Population: 175
65
  • Ferguson, IA
  • City: 16.8mi / 27.1km away
  • Population: 137
65
  • Valley High Manor, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 25.3mi / 40.7km away
  • Population: 231

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

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