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Best Places To Live In Big Island, VA

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  • Big Island, VA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 246
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score81
  • East Lexington, VA
  • 18.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,130
81
  • Lexington, VA
  • 17.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,036
79
  • Amherst, VA
  • 17.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,519
79
  • Lynchburg, VA
  • 14.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 78,755
  • Wow, who would expect to find a gourmet restaurant at reasonable prices in the old bus station on 5th street. It's newly opened with a continuing flow of people coming and going. Everything was so
79
  • Buchanan, VA
  • 18 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,094
78
  • Timberlake, VA
  • 16.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,127
  • I call Timberlake, Virginia home and I absolutely love living here. Living in Timberlake, Virginia allows me to easily commute to my job in Lynchburg. In addition, the opportunities here are endless.
77
  • Buena Vista, VA
  • 13.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,610
76
  • Bedford, VA
  • 16 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,543
76
  • Madison Heights, VA
  • 15.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,637
  • I moved out to Madison Heights after living in Lynchburg, V.A. for years. I still work in Lynchburg but it is just minutes away as a commute on the other side of the James River. Madison Heights has
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  • Forest, VA
  • 11.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,537
  • After I got married, I moved to Forest, V.A. to start my family. I love Forest because it has a low crime rate and the schools are great. The housing can be a bit high, but by being located in Bedford
72
  • Rustburg, VA
  • 23.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,145
72
  • Glasgow, VA
  • 8.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,221
71
  • Montvale, VA
  • 22.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 493

Listed above are the best places to live in Big Island, VA 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 - Big Island, VA, followed by the best places to live near Big Island, VA, sorted by Livability Score.

To customize the list of best places to live in and around Big Island, VA, you are able to first select the search radius, which is the maximum distance you'd like to search for nearby cities or neighborhoods. Next, you can choose to display cities only, neighborhoods only or both cities and neighborhoods. The population dropdown will allow you to customize the size of the cities that you would like to appear in the list. You can then set the importance of each category based on what's most important to you. Finally, you can set your home/rent budget based on what you're comfortable spending on housing or rent. Once your search preferences have been set, you will have your personalized list of the best places to live in Big Island, VA.