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Best Places To Live Near South Boulder, Boulder, CO

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  • South Boulder, Boulder, CO
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 16,230
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score92
  • Glendale CDP, CO
  • City: 25.6mi / 41.2km away
  • Population: 78
88
  • Superior, CO
  • City: 6.1mi / 9.8km away
  • Population: 12,928
  • I enjoyed the great scenic mountainscapes while living in Superior Colorado. The city is situated in Boulder County. Superior is close to Boulder Colorado. The scenic community has excellent education…[read more]
86
  • Seven Hills, CO
  • City: 5.4mi / 8.8km away
  • Population: 98
85
  • Palo Park, Boulder, CO
  • Neighborhood: 4.4mi / 7.2km away
  • Population: 2,365
85
  • Pine Brook Hill, CO
  • City: 4.8mi / 7.8km away
  • Population: 1,091
84
  • Louisville, CO
  • City: 5.9mi / 9.5km away
  • Population: 19,972
  • I really loved living in Louisville, Colorado. With virtually no crime, this is one of the safest small cities in Colorado. With a population of approximately twenty-thousand, this is an ideal community…[read more]
82
  • Lakeside, CO
  • City: 17.4mi / 28.0km away
  • Population: 10
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  • Cherry Creek, CO
  • City: 24.3mi / 39.0km away
  • Population: 12,053
  • Located just outside downtown Denver at the foot of the majestic Rocky Mountains, Cherry Creek, Colorado is an affluent suburb boasting a wide array of cultural activities and family-friendly fun. I love…[read more]
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  • Leyner, CO
  • City: 9.1mi / 14.7km away
  • Population: 27
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  • Erie, CO
  • City: 12.1mi / 19.4km away
  • Population: 20,801
  • Living in Erie Colorado was an amazing experience. My family and I lived there for over 5 years. We enjoyed the transparent sense of security and safety that the town provided. The weather there can be…[read more]
81
  • Crisman, CO
  • City: 7.6mi / 12.2km away
  • Population: 402
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  • Rollinsville, CO
  • City: 14.3mi / 23.1km away
  • Population: 146
80
  • Coal Creek, CO
  • City: 8.2mi / 13.2km away
  • Population: 1,821
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  • Firestone, CO
  • City: 19.1mi / 30.7km away
  • Population: 11,709
  • Living in Firestone Colorado has been an awesome change in my life! I have lived in Denver Colorado most of my life and wanted to move but stay here in Colorado. Everyone seems so friendly and I feel…[read more]
78
  • Niwot, CO
  • City: 9.5mi / 15.2km away
  • Population: 4,588
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  • Lafayette, CO
  • City: 8.2mi / 13.2km away
  • Population: 27,053
  • Lafayette is a beautiful town in Colorado, northeast of Superior. When you get up towards the Rocky Mountains there are truly some of the most breath-taking towns and the sunsets are worth more than a…[read more]
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  • Alamo Placita, Denver, CO
  • Neighborhood: 23.2mi / 37.4km away
  • Population: 11,380
77
  • Twin Lakes CDP (Lake County), CO
  • City: 17.2mi / 27.7km away
  • Population: 97
77
  • Gunbarrel, Boulder, CO
  • Neighborhood: 7.1mi / 11.5km away
  • Population: 7,722
77
  • North Boulder, Boulder, CO
  • Neighborhood: 5.2mi / 8.3km away
  • Population: 11,930
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  • Arvada, CO
  • City: 15.2mi / 24.4km away
  • Population: 113,532
  • My wife and I stopped in Arvada Colorado last year, and had the opportunity to spend a little time there. Arvada is nestled at the foot of the majestic Rocky Mountains. Be sure to plan on being there…[read more]
76
  • Mountain View, CO
  • City: 17.7mi / 28.5km away
  • Population: 522
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  • Paragon Estates, CO
  • City: 3.6mi / 5.8km away
  • Population: 892
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  • Wheat Ridge, CO
  • City: 16.4mi / 26.5km away
  • Population: 31,044
  • Living in Wheat Ridge, Colorado is the only place I want to be. With over 30,000 people going out to restaurants, parks, bars, and shopping areas never gets boring. I love meeting new people everyday and…[read more]
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  • Golden, CO
  • City: 16.7mi / 26.8km away
  • Population: 20,268
  • You would be hard-pressed to find a more scenic place to live than Golden, Colorado. Nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Golden is an amazing place to live for people of all ages. I love…[read more]
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  • Eldora, CO
  • City: 17.6mi / 28.3km away
  • Population: 119
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  • Frederick, CO
  • City: 17.6mi / 28.4km away
  • Population: 10,791
  • Located along the base of the majestic Rocky Mountains, Frederick, Colorado is the quintessential Front Range town. I love living in Frederick because of the many outdoor recreational opportunities it…[read more]
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  • Broomfield, CO
  • City: 9.8mi / 15.8km away
  • Population: 62,449
  • Broomfield is called what it is because Mayberry was already taken... Great city that is only going to get better. I am not a fan of suburbia but if you are going to live in it, Broomfield is as good…[read more]
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  • Dakota Ridge, CO
  • City: 5.9mi / 9.6km away
  • Population: 34,133
  • Living in Dakota Ridge, Colorado is simply wonderful. There are plenty of great areas to see, but the best areas in Dakota Ridge, Colorado are found just outside your door with wonderful views of…[read more]
74
  • Dacono, CO
  • City: 17.2mi / 27.7km away
  • Population: 4,623
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  • Gunbarrel, CO
  • City: 7.2mi / 11.6km away
  • Population: 9,559
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  • Washington Park, Denver, CO
  • Neighborhood: 24.4mi / 39.2km away
  • Population: 14,825
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  • Lodo, Denver, CO
  • Neighborhood: 21.0mi / 33.8km away
  • Population: 8,519
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  • Applewood, CO
  • City: 17.5mi / 28.1km away
  • Population: 7,976
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  • Westminster, CO
  • City: 15.2mi / 24.5km away
  • Population: 111,770
  • In order to tell you how I feel about Westminster, CO, allow me to first tell you how my visit came to be. While stationed at Fort Huachuca Arizona I became interested in butterflies. After retiring…[read more]
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  • Fairmount, CO
  • City: 15.7mi / 25.3km away
  • Population: 8,484
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  • West Pleasant View, CO
  • City: 17.7mi / 28.4km away
  • Population: 4,078
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  • Valmont, CO
  • City: 4.5mi / 7.3km away
  • Population: 55
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  • Hidden Lake, CO
  • City: 14.6mi / 23.5km away
  • Population: 0
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  • St. Ann Highlands, CO
  • City: 10.7mi / 17.2km away
  • Population: 366
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  • Twin Lakes, CO
  • City: 17.2mi / 27.7km away
  • Population: 6,645
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  • Thornton, CO
  • City: 16.9mi / 27.1km away
  • Population: 130,511
  • As someone that has experienced the city life of Thornton Colorado for many years I can say it is one of the best places not only to visit but to live and raise a family. It is one of the nicer areas of…[read more]
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  • Colorado University, Boulder, CO
  • Neighborhood: 1.8mi / 2.9km away
  • Population: 9,791
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  • Cherry Creek, Denver, CO
  • Neighborhood: 24.3mi / 39.0km away
  • Population: 6,586
  • I am a current resident of Cherry Creek (3 years) and longtime Denver resident. Currently, I think of Cherry Creek as a banking/convention center with still some good restaurants and a little shopping.…[read more]
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  • Mountain Meadows, CO
  • City: 7.5mi / 12.1km away
  • Population: 167
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  • Northglenn, CO
  • City: 15.4mi / 24.7km away
  • Population: 38,128
  • Northglenn: The Fun Doesn’t Stop Northglenn is an exciting place to live! As any city there is the good and the bad. Northglenn has tried to maintain the nicer end of living, which mostly has been…[read more]
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  • Lyons, CO
  • City: 16.7mi / 26.9km away
  • Population: 2,027
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  • Commerce City, CO
  • City: 20.8mi / 33.4km away
  • Population: 51,731
  • I have lived in Commerce City, Colorado for several years while I was attending college and it is generally a pretty nice place to live. Commerce City is located just north of Denver and can generally be…[read more]
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  • Federal Heights, CO
  • City: 15.0mi / 24.1km away
  • Population: 12,173
  • Federal Heights is a large industrial city within Adams County. The amazing community feel is one of the reasons I love it here! The other advantage is the job growth, due to the rise in jobs about 2%…[read more]
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  • Nederland, CO
  • City: 13.4mi / 21.6km away
  • Population: 1,560

Listed above are the best places to live in South Boulder, Boulder, CO 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 - South Boulder, Boulder, CO, followed by the best places to live near South Boulder, Boulder, CO, sorted by Livability Score.

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