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Best Places To Live In Blackhawk, CA

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  • Blackhawk, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 9,468
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score87
  • Lafayette, CA
  • City: 12.6mi / 20.2km away
  • Population: 25,381
  • Lafayette is an incredible small city across the bay from San Francisco. It is tucked in between many small parks that are very fun to spend time in, no matter what time of year it is. The Lafayette…[read more]
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  • Contra Costa Centre, CA
  • City: 11.1mi / 17.9km away
  • Population: 6,190
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  • Danville, CA
  • City: 3.1mi / 5.0km away
  • Population: 43,758
  • I lived in Danville California for the better part of my childhood, and I still travel there to visit my parents and grandparents during holidays. The city is a very calm place, and in my opinion a great…[read more]
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  • San Ramon, CA
  • City: 4.1mi / 6.6km away
  • Population: 74,366
  • And a San Ramon native I for one can vouch for the fact that it is single-handedly one of the most beautiful places in the Bay. With a very mild climate and beautiful atmosphere, San Ramon is also a…[read more]
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  • Upper Rockridge, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.6mi / 28.4km away
  • Population: 5,996
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  • Ardenwood, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 18.8mi / 30.2km away
  • Population: 16,634
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  • Saranap, CA
  • City: 10.4mi / 16.7km away
  • Population: 6,211
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  • Kimber-Gomes, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.5mi / 28.2km away
  • Population: 5,583
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  • Mission Valley, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 18.2mi / 29.4km away
  • Population: 7,452
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  • Piedmont, CA
  • City: 17.3mi / 27.9km away
  • Population: 11,201
  • Living in the city of Piedmont is an amazing, yet expensive experience. When I lived in Piedmont, there was never a dull day. This city is full of life and excitement. There is always somewhere to go…[read more]
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  • Dublin, CA
  • City: 7.5mi / 12.1km away
  • Population: 54,523
  • I have lived near Dublin, California in the East Bay Area for several years and it is an absolutely lovely place to live, if you have the money of course. Dublin is a very expensive part of the East Bay…[read more]
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  • Foster City, CA
  • City: 25.0mi / 40.3km away
  • Population: 32,967
  • Foster City is a good city. It has good parks, it is very safe and it's very diverse. But there are problems with it. There really is nothing to do here in Foster City. It's just a bunch of parks and…[read more]
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  • Pleasanton, CA
  • City: 10.0mi / 16.1km away
  • Population: 77,046
  • I used to live here for few years. At first I thought it was quiet and peaceful. The city was clean and I had all shopping centers nearby. But the whole place's attitude changed once the recession set in…[read more]
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  • Shepherd Canyon, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.5mi / 25.0km away
  • Population: 1,863
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  • Glen Highlands, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.9mi / 27.2km away
  • Population: 1,473
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  • Cameron Hills, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 19.8mi / 31.8km away
  • Population: 4,161
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  • Alamo, CA
  • City: 6.3mi / 10.1km away
  • Population: 16,078
  • I've lived all over the beautiful state of California and I can honestly say that Alamo is one of the best areas in the whole state to call home. Living in Alamo (a suburb of San Francisco Bay/East Bay)…[read more]
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  • Crocker Highland, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.2mi / 27.7km away
  • Population: 2,280
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  • Montclair, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.3mi / 26.2km away
  • Population: 4,011
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  • Orinda, CA
  • City: 14.8mi / 23.8km away
  • Population: 18,936
  • I guess if you are 55+ years old, this quiet little town is fine for you. I would not recommend it to younger folks. After 8 PM the whole town seems to fall asleep. Even nearby Moraga has more going…[read more]
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  • Port Costa, CA
  • City: 22.0mi / 35.4km away
  • Population: 228
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  • Acalanes Ridge, CA
  • City: 11.2mi / 18.0km away
  • Population: 1,000
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  • Forestland, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.8mi / 25.4km away
  • Population: 1,954
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  • Niles, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.9mi / 25.5km away
  • Population: 7,387
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  • Moraga, CA
  • City: 11.7mi / 18.9km away
  • Population: 16,977
  • I have lived in Moraga, CA for a couple of years now and it is a wonderful place to create a life for yourself. The city has access to all of the fun of the San Francisco bay area without the hustle and…[read more]
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  • Mills College, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 14.7mi / 23.6km away
  • Population: 907
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  • Parkmont, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.4mi / 27.9km away
  • Population: 6,979
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  • Reliez Valley, CA
  • City: 13.7mi / 22.1km away
  • Population: 3,595
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  • Mission Hills, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 19.5mi / 31.3km away
  • Population: 1,937
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  • Benicia, CA
  • City: 22.1mi / 35.6km away
  • Population: 27,780
  • What Inlove about Benicia is it’s not as an Francisco or Sacramento. It’s a nice small town with a lot to offer, and right of the back I would recommend for any family of any size. It was great growing…[read more]
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  • Shell Ridge, CA
  • City: 9.4mi / 15.1km away
  • Population: 1,123
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  • Merriwood, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.6mi / 26.7km away
  • Population: 3,273
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  • Fremont, CA
  • City: 18.5mi / 29.8km away
  • Population: 227,934
  • I have lived in Fremont since the 1970's, and have seen so many changes since then. If you're a young outgoing person, you will probably find Fremont painfully boring. On the other hand, it's a good…[read more]
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  • Martinez, CA
  • City: 17.0mi / 27.4km away
  • Population: 37,544
  • I've lived in Martinez for over 20 years and Pleasant Hill for 15 years. What I like about living in historical downtown Martinez are the old custom homes, and the proximity to the water and the weather…[read more]
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  • Walnut Creek, CA
  • City: 9.5mi / 15.2km away
  • Population: 67,568
  • I've lived close to Walnut Creek, located in the San Francisco East Bay, for most of my life. The city has a Mediterranean climate--moist, cool winters and dry, hot summers. Granted, it is more of a…[read more]
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  • Panoramic Hill, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.9mi / 28.8km away
  • Population: 1,751
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  • Livermore, CA
  • City: 11.9mi / 19.1km away
  • Population: 86,493
  • Livermore. Police And the Fire. Dept Are very quick to Respond. ..... Livermore has a lot of different events for different age groups. Livermore has many wineries to visit some with Restaurants and…[read more]
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  • Hayward Highland, Hayward, CA
  • Neighborhood: 12.7mi / 20.5km away
  • Population: 6,445
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  • Clayton, CA
  • City: 9.1mi / 14.6km away
  • Population: 11,655
  • Clayton is an average sized suburb of San Francisco housing approximately eleven thousand residents. This is an extremely respected neighborhood for many reasons, one of which includes the fact that is a…[read more]
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  • Lincoln Highlands, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.7mi / 25.3km away
  • Population: 2,445
  • It gets more comfortable and safer as you get up the hill in Dimond and into Lincoln Highlands, and you even start to see great views of the city the further up you get. Although it is a bit secluded,…[read more]
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  • Northgate, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.6mi / 28.3km away
  • Population: 12,156
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  • Diablo, CA
  • City: 3.2mi / 5.1km away
  • Population: 807
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  • Cherry-Guardino, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.3mi / 27.8km away
  • Population: 7,969
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  • Alameda, CA
  • City: 19.5mi / 31.4km away
  • Population: 77,409
  • Alameda is nestled between Coast Guard Island, and the city of Oakland and the bay water. We have 3 bridges and 2 tunnels that link to the city of Oakland, and 1 bridge that links to Bay Farm/Harbor…[read more]
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  • San Miguel, CA
  • City: 8.6mi / 13.8km away
  • Population: 3,214
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  • Cabrillo, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 18.4mi / 29.6km away
  • Population: 12,430
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  • Camino Tassajara, CA
  • City: 0.9mi / 1.4km away
  • Population: 3,456
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  • Mission San Jose, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 19.0mi / 30.5km away
  • Population: 6,866
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  • Woodminster, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.0mi / 24.2km away
  • Population: 1,530
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  • North Gate, CA
  • City: 8.1mi / 13.1km away
  • Population: 465

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

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