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Best Places To Live In Big Bear City, CA

  • Big Bear City, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 13,859
  • Big Bear is extremely beautiful, offering the opportunity to enjoy the winter lifestyle. This is as relaxing as the outdoors will ever get, with gorgeous views of the mountains and outdoor wildlife. …[read more]


Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score72
  • Yucaipa, CA
  • 19.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 52,886
  • Yucaipa has a small town atmosphere and the people are unpretentious. Everyone is friendly! Stand in line at a grocery store and you're likely to make a new friend. We've been here for just over a…[read more]
  • Redlands, CA
  • 23.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 70,442
  • I have lived in Redlands for over 40 years, and it has gone downhill. Homeless in all the parks with needles, poop, and trash. Traffic--it takes 20-25 minutes to go 6 miles. Plus it is very hot in the…[read more]
  • Running Springs, CA
  • 15.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,624
  • Morongo Valley, CA
  • 21.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,082
  • Calimesa, CA
  • 22.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,379
  • Apple Valley, CA
  • 25.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 71,455
  • I lived in Apple Valley for 15 years and unhappy that I did. If your thinking of moving here there are a few things you may want to consider. Living in Apple Valley, Victorville and Hesperia is like…[read more]
  • Oak Glen, CA
  • 16.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 786
  • Big Bear Lake, CA
  • 3.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,149
  • Lake Arrowhead, CA
  • 19 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,307
  • Lake Arrowhead is ok for vacay/weekends, but not fulltime living, esp. If you have children (the schools are awful). It's extremely white/conservative, so if you are a liberal who likes diversity, you…[read more]
  • Mentone, CA
  • 20.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,901
  • Cherry Valley, CA
  • 20.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,424
  • Lucerne Valley, CA
  • 14.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,263

Listed above are the best places to live in Big Bear City, CA for 2019. 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 - Big Bear City, CA, followed by the best places to live near Big Bear City, CA, sorted by Livability Score.

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