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Best Places To Live In Brookhaven, NY

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  • Brookhaven, NY
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 3,605
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score77
  • Port Jefferson, NY
  • 13.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,795
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  • Setauket-East Setauket, NY
  • 14.7 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
  • 15.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 868
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  • Belle Terre, NY
  • 15.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 725
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  • Westhampton Beach, NY
  • 13.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,847
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  • Village of the Branch, NY
  • 15.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,961
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  • Brightwaters, NY
  • 19 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,092
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  • West Sayville, NY
  • 10.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,875
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  • Stony Brook, NY
  • 14.5 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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  • Commack, NY
  • 20.2 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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  • Great River, NY
  • 14 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,474
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  • Hauppauge, NY
  • 16.2 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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  • Mount Sinai, NY
  • 13 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
  • 12.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 406
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  • St. James, NY
  • 14.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,512
  • I really enjoy living in St. James, New York. My community is a hamlet that is actually part of a larger town called Smithtown. Located on the north shore of Long Island, the only issue with living here
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  • Miller Place, NY
  • 11.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,985
  • My family and I are glad to call Miller Place, New York home. Living in Miller Place, New York provides us with a great community to live. The schools that my children attend are absolutely fabulous.
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  • Bayport, NY
  • 8.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,174
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  • Head of the Harbor, NY
  • 15.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,348
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  • Sayville, NY
  • 9.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 16,389
  • I know they say that nowhere is perfect, but I have been living in Sayville for 16 years now and it's as perfect a place as I can imagine ever living! It is hands-down one of the best areas in New York.
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  • Bohemia, NY
  • 11.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,372
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  • Riverside, NY
  • 15.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,747
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  • East Islip, NY
  • 15 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,853
  • East Islip, New York is a great area to live. It has been ranked in the 53rd percentile for livability. The weather is mostly sunny and has an average summer temperature of around 71 degree fahrenheit.
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  • Smithtown, NY
  • 17.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 26,162
  • Smithtown offers lots of outdoor activities and opportunities to learn about the history of the area. You'll also be close to the metropolitan area of New York, where there is a wealth of cultural and
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  • Quogue, NY
  • 16.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 820
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  • Laurel, NY
  • 22.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,083
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  • Islip Terrace, NY
  • 14.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,302
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  • Blue Point, NY
  • 6.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,581
  • Blue point is a very up to date town. Although as wealthy and beautiful it may be, it has a serious downfall. I am unfortunately unable to decipher the reason, but, the connected towns Bayport-blue
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  • Nesconset, NY
  • 13.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,973
  • I know there are some amazing places to live to be found all over the place, but for me, nothing can beat living in Nesconset, New York. In my opinion, with the amazing people, beautiful, well-kept
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  • Sound Beach, NY
  • 13 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,001
  • My family and I have now lived in Sound Beach for two years. We were transferred to Long Island by my husband's employer. We are originally from the Southwest and have lived in a college town in the
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  • Lake Ronkonkoma, NY
  • 11.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 19,882
  • I have been living in Ronkonkoma, NY for 15 years now. This is the most family-friendly area that I have lived in. The unforgettable restaurants are close by and have amazing atmospheres. You will find
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  • Riverside village, NY
  • 15.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 611
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  • North Great River, NY
  • 13.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,056
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  • Kings Park, NY
  • 19.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 17,157
  • Talk about living good, then you better include Kings Park in the conversation. The city that of course no one knows about, yet everyone wished they lived in is the perfect description for the place.
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  • Coram, NY
  • 8.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 40,899
  • When I first decided to move to New York, after getting a job there, I was under the impression that the entire state was very urban, sprawling with cities like the famous New York City. As someone from
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  • Islip, NY
  • 16.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 18,026
  • I've spent the majority of the early 2000's living in Islip, New York and I gotta say that I can't remember one week that I didn't visit the Fire Island Ferries. If you go past Southside Hospital, you've
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  • Quiogue, NY
  • 14.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 708
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  • Stony Brook University, NY
  • 14.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,150
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  • Center Moriches, NY
  • 6.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,485
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  • Oakdale, NY
  • 12.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,405
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  • East Quogue, NY
  • 17.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,714
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  • Mattituck, NY
  • 24.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,686
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  • Nissequogue, NY
  • 17.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,536
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  • West Hampton Dunes, NY
  • 10.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 53
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  • Lake Grove, NY
  • 12.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,206
  • I've been a resident of Lake Grove, New York for 37 years now. Unlike many areas of our fine state, life here is laid-back, unrushed, and peaceful, with just enough of the city life mixed in to keep
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  • Port Jefferson Station, NY
  • 13.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,279
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  • Saltaire, NY
  • 17.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10
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  • Wading River, NY
  • 12.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,742
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  • Medford, NY
  • 5.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 23,829
  • Medford is car-man's land. Everything is really spread out. Sometimes, you will get vast expanses of sidewalk that are bordered by forest. Other times, the sidewalk will go away and you will just have a
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  • Old Field, NY
  • 17.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 849
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  • East Moriches, NY
  • 8.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,272

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

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