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Best Places To Live In Bay Shore, NY

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  • Bay Shore, NY
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 29,704
  • What I honestly think of Bay Shore. It has potential to be a very nice town. I have lived here all of my life. There are many amenities and it is only minutes away from the beach. The unfortunate
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score80
  • Jericho, NY
  • 15.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,730
  • If you're going to be in the Jericho, NY area soon, you'll thoroughly enjoy your time there, since you and your family won't run out of fun things to do and see. The NYCB Theater at Westbury is a
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  • Syosset, NY
  • 14.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 19,232
  • During the years I've lived in Syosset, I gotta say that it is a relatively easy going place. I know people typically get an idea about New York, but here in Syosset it feels like you are in your own
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  • East Hills, NY
  • 20.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,072
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  • Old Bethpage, NY
  • 11 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,439
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  • Port Jefferson, NY
  • 17.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,795
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  • Lattingtown, NY
  • 21.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,671
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  • Wantagh, NY
  • 14.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 18,490
  • Wantagh is often called the bridge to Jones Beach and this is one of the major benefits of living here. Simply take a ten minute drive down Wantagh parkway and you are at Jones Beach, one of the premier
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  • Halesite, NY
  • 13.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,504
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  • Glen Head, NY
  • 20.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,860
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  • Plainview, NY
  • 12.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 26,087
  • Plainview is an historic town with lots of interactive and fun activities for the entire family. Whether you want to be outdoors, find great places to eat or look for unique forms of entertainment,
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  • Muttontown, NY
  • 16.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,648
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  • Setauket-East Setauket, NY
  • 15.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 14,174
  • I don’t know about living in East Setauket. The residential costs are expensive and the rent there is pricey unless you could afford the extra payments. Despite the liabilities of living there I like
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  • Poquott, NY
  • 17.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 868
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  • Greenvale, NY
  • 20.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,462
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  • Merrick, NY
  • 16.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 20,808
  • Merrick is very family-friendly and adult-friendly. I enjoy living there because it is a safe neighborhood with plenty of amenities and leisure places. There are plenty of options when it comes to
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  • Belle Terre, NY
  • 18.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 725
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  • Old Westbury, NY
  • 18.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,582
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  • Mill Neck, NY
  • 19.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,001
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  • Bellmore, NY
  • 15.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 15,722
  • Bellmore is a great town on the South Shore of Long Island that is easily accessible to Manhattan on the LLIRR. Bellmore is a commuter town and provides great opportunity for those who want to work in
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  • West Hills, NY
  • 11.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,163
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  • Bethpage, NY
  • 12.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 16,197
  • Bethpage is a small town in Nassau County located right on the border of Suffolk that has a wide range of great offerings to residents. Overall, Bethpage is a great town to live in and one that has some
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  • Northport, NY
  • 13 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,393
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  • Old Brookville, NY
  • 20 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,154
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  • Levittown, NY
  • 13.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 51,073
  • I lived in Levittown, NY during the 1990's in a cute little Levitt home my boyfriend inherited from his family. Living on Long Island had so many wonderful advantages, it is only now that I have
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  • South Hempstead, NY
  • 19.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,140
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  • Huntington Bay, NY
  • 14.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,516
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  • Oyster Bay Cove, NY
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,112
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  • Village of the Branch, NY
  • 9.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,961
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  • Brightwaters, NY
  • 1.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,092
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  • West Sayville, NY
  • 7.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,875
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  • Melville, NY
  • 9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 18,320
  • Melville is unique as goes Long Island towns; while Long Island is a suburban community that is mainly supported by New York City and the excessive demand for workers, Melville has an extensive
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  • Plainedge, NY
  • 11.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,040
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  • East Norwich, NY
  • 16.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,865
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  • Stony Brook, NY
  • 13.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,437
  • Stony brook is a nice Long Island town that is well known for the SUNY university in the town which is one of the leading science schools in the country. The town of Stony brook is much more than just a
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  • Centre Island, NY
  • 18.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 509
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  • North Massapequa, NY
  • 11.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 18,493
  • North Massapequa is perfectly located for commuting to Manhattan on the Long Island Railroad, and also enjoying the suburban life of the island with its plentiful parks and beaches. Much of North
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  • Matinecock, NY
  • 19.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 801
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  • Seaford, NY
  • 13.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 15,891
  • Seaford is a town on the south shore of Long a island that blends the best of Long Island Suburban life, with the convenience of a bigger city. Seafood is less than an hour into Manhattan with the LIRR
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  • Commack, NY
  • 8.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 36,625
  • New York is one of those states that has created an awesome reputation for itself. They say it is the artistic capital of the world. I believe this is true as many cities within it haver great artistic
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  • Salisbury, NY
  • 16.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,720
  • Salisbury is a beautiful town in northern New York, located about 25 miles east of Utica. We have great schools in Salisbury, peaceful neighborhoods with virtually low crime rates. Living in Salisbury
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  • Great River, NY
  • 4.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,474
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  • Cold Spring Harbor, NY
  • 13.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,055
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  • North Merrick, NY
  • 16.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,337
  • I have been living in North Merrick for over 20 years. There are grocery stores, shopping stores, and little coffee hangouts close around. The town of North Merrick is small but it is very close to other
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  • East Meadow, NY
  • 16.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 37,228
  • The north is completely its own entity. New York is one of those cities that has been noted for its great and many sites. Not many people know however, how many cities are in New York. I lived in a
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  • Babylon, NY
  • 4.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,130
  • Babylon is well known to many due to the presence of a major Long Island Railroad named after it. While this shouldn’t be ignored, as it adds some major benefits and convenience to commuters, it is
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  • Hauppauge, NY
  • 6.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 20,301
  • I had great enjoyment while living in Hauppauge New York for the past 7 years. This is a great city on the shore of Long Island. It is about 40 minutes or so away from New York City and offers wonderful
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  • Greenlawn, NY
  • 11 miles away (City)
  • Population: 14,208
  • Loved it here, on one block you have the library, arts and culture, education, and economic centers. Then a few blocks up you have the train/bus stations, and school districts. The cost of living to be
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  • Elwood, NY
  • 9.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,197
  • I have officially reached the one decade mark of living in Elwood, New York and what can I say? This is absolutely one of the best areas in New York to call home! I don't even know where to start in
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  • Mount Sinai, NY
  • 18.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,362
  • I've been living in Mount Sinai New York for the past 7 years and have enjoyed the small town culture here and the close proximity to the beach so I've been able to enjoy boating and jet skiing on many a
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  • Shoreham, NY
  • 23.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 406

Listed above are the best places to live in Bay Shore, NY for 2018. 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 - Bay Shore, NY, followed by the best places to live near Bay Shore, NY, sorted by Livability Score.

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