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Best Places To Live In Cambridge, IA

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  • Cambridge, IA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 853
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score90
  • Ankeny, IA
  • 12.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 53,413
  • In the past, I have lived in Ankeny, Iowa and found the city to be very pleasant. There are only about fifty thousand residents in the area, so it is not a large city by any means, yet you don't get a
89
  • Urbandale, IA
  • 21.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 41,578
  • Living in Urbandale is kind of like living in a cozy fairy tale story. The city is small enough to be cozy and inviting, but big enough to provide plenty of shopping opportunities. When I moved to Iowa,
85
  • Altoona, IA
  • 17.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 16,692
  • During my time living in Altoona, Iowa, I must say that this has been one of the most pleasant places that I've lived. Not only is this a very safe location to live and raise a family, the education
84
  • Johnston, IA
  • 17.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 19,491
  • Summers are hot, winters are cold, spring is beautiful and fall brings on the bonfires and hoodies, but that's part of the reason that I love living in Johnston, Iowa because you truly get to experience
83
  • Polk City, IA
  • 12.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,115
83
  • Lower Beaver, Des Moines, IA
  • 19.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 5,761
82
  • Gilbert, IA
  • 15.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,183
82
  • Grimes, IA
  • 20.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,422
  • I love living in Grimes! I came here to go to college 14 years ago and like it so much that I put down permanent roots after graduation and wouldn't want to call anywhere else home! People in this
81
  • Bondurant, IA
  • 14.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,079
81
  • Meredith, Des Moines, IA
  • 19.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,605
81
  • Baxter, IA
  • 20.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,081
81
  • Granger, IA
  • 17.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,461
81
  • Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA
  • 21.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 10,098
80
  • Alleman, IA
  • 7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 499
80
  • Boone, IA
  • 20.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,609
  • I had a refreshing experience while living in Boone Iowa. The city is located in Boone County. Boone is close to Jefferson North Carolina. The town has great educational resources. It houses both public
80
  • Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA
  • 20.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 8,370
  • This neighborhood is full of classic Beaverdale brick homes, but also all different syles of homes both old and new. It is definately NOT a cookie-cutter neighborhood! The homes are well cared for. It is
80
  • Ames, IA
  • 9.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 64,073
  • I moved to Ames almost nine years ago to attend Iowa State University (ISU) after growing up near New York City. Never in my wildest dreams did I imagine falling in love with this city and staying here
79
  • Colfax, IA
  • 21.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,925
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  • Mitchellville, IA
  • 18.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,271
  • I have worked in Mitchellville since 1989 . I have lived here for four years now. I enjoy the community. I have great neighbors. Good people live here. The city is clean. Most of the housing is
78
  • Story City, IA
  • 19.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,423
77
  • State Center, IA
  • 20.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,337
77
  • Slater, IA
  • 7.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,617
77
  • Oak Park, Des Moines, IA
  • 19.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,090
76
  • Roland, IA
  • 18.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,312
76
  • Madrid, IA
  • 14.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,585
76
  • Huxley, IA
  • 2.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,474
76
  • Maxwell, IA
  • 7.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 839
75
  • Saylorville, IA
  • 16 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,445
75
  • Fairmont Park, Des Moines, IA
  • 19.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,631
75
  • Union Park, Des Moines, IA
  • 20.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,552
75
  • Zearing, IA
  • 21.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 563
75
  • Luther, IA
  • 15.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 147
74
  • Kelley, IA
  • 7.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 306
74
  • Nevada, IA
  • 8.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,796
73
  • Woodward, IA
  • 20.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,621
72
  • Sheldahl, IA
  • 8.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 249
71
  • Colo, IA
  • 13.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 886
71
  • Elkhart, IA
  • 7.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 815
70
  • Collins, IA
  • 11.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 458
70
  • Garton West, Des Moines, IA
  • 19.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 73
70
  • Highland Park, Des Moines, IA
  • 19 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 9,601
69
  • Valeria, IA
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 46
68
  • McCallsburg, IA
  • 19.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 325
67
  • Mingo, IA
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 255
67
  • Rhodes, IA
  • 18.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 257
64
  • Douglas Acres, Des Moines, IA
  • 18.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,852
63
  • Clemons, IA
  • 24.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 111
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  • St. Anthony, IA
  • 23.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 115

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

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