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Best Places To Live In Carmel, IN

  • Carmel, IN
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 86,940
  • I lived in Carmel, IN for about ten years in my twenties. There are many things that I enjoyed about Carmel, IN while I lived there, and some things I did not. The biggest aspect that I enjoyed about…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score92
  • Wynnedale, IN
  • City: 9.6mi / 15.4km away
  • Population: 160
  • Ulen, IN
  • City: 18.2mi / 29.2km away
  • Population: 139
  • Plainfield, IN
  • City: 21.8mi / 35.1km away
  • Population: 30,318
  • I have enjoyed living in Plainfield, Indiana over the last 7 years and I would recommend my small town to anyone as a great place of residence. Plainview, Indiana has a small-town feel and all my…[read more]
  • Brownsburg, IN
  • City: 15.5mi / 24.9km away
  • Population: 24,072
  • I imagine living in Brownsburg, Indiana is similar to most typical suburban areas. Located in a safe, middle class to high class area, Brownsburg is known for having one of the best school systems in the…[read more]
  • Zionsville, IN
  • City: 6.1mi / 9.8km away
  • Population: 25,709
  • We moved here 18 years ago for a good school systems, the large yards and it's proximity to the city/interstate. Even though we're a suburb of Indianapolis, I love the small town, community feel. …[read more]
  • Fishers, IN
  • City: 7.2mi / 11.5km away
  • Population: 85,887
  • First, I would like to say I lived in Fishers for 18 years, from 1988 to 2006. I've seen and I'm very familiar with how this city operates and conducts itself. One can see that Fishers Indiana has very…[read more]
  • Westfield, IN
  • City: 4.4mi / 7.0km away
  • Population: 34,284
  • The one thing I don’t like about living in Westfield, there’s not much to do, though cools summers make up for it. If you have gets, I would say that that’s a great reason to move here as the school…[read more]
  • Noblesville, IN
  • City: 9.0mi / 14.4km away
  • Population: 58,719
  • I was born and raised in the great corn state of Indiana! Lived in the city of Indianapolis for about ten years or so, but decided to relocate to Noblesville, Indiana, and glad I made the choice! The big…[read more]
  • Meridian Hills, IN
  • City: 5.4mi / 8.7km away
  • Population: 1,762
  • Spring Hill, IN
  • City: 9.3mi / 15.0km away
  • Population: 77
  • Speedway, IN
  • City: 13.0mi / 20.9km away
  • Population: 12,145
  • I had an incredible experience while living in Speedway Indiana. The city is nestled in Marion County. Speedway is close to Meridian Hills Indiana. This area is well known for its Indianapolis Motor…[read more]
  • Lawrence, IN
  • City: 10.9mi / 17.6km away
  • Population: 47,415
  • This gal here was born and raised in Lawrence, Indiana and now I am happily raising my own daughter here. This city is an amazing place to live. There are so many bonuses about living here that make me…[read more]
  • Clermont, IN
  • City: 13.8mi / 22.1km away
  • Population: 1,439
  • Rocky Ripple, IN
  • City: 8.2mi / 13.2km away
  • Population: 667
  • Whitestown, IN
  • City: 10.7mi / 17.2km away
  • Population: 5,050
  • Avon, IN
  • City: 18.7mi / 30.0km away
  • Population: 15,712
  • Avon was a nice place to live. However, rapid urbanization was/is overwhelming the town. Crime has risen sharply, and the town went from being a well-kept tidy town, to a town with streets lined with…[read more]
  • Pittsboro, IN
  • City: 18.1mi / 29.1km away
  • Population: 3,181
  • Lebanon, IN
  • City: 17.0mi / 27.3km away
  • Population: 15,846
  • Indianapolis has an historic Midwestern touch and atmosphere, the city offers an updated layout for its residents and visitors. The downtown has many new attractive buildings, pedestrian zones, and a…[read more]
  • Cicero, IN
  • City: 12.4mi / 19.9km away
  • Population: 4,883
  • New Palestine, IN
  • City: 21.5mi / 34.6km away
  • Population: 2,103
  • Williams Creek, IN
  • City: 4.5mi / 7.3km away
  • Population: 373
  • Arcadia, IN
  • City: 15.9mi / 25.6km away
  • Population: 1,257
  • Crows Nest, IN
  • City: 7.6mi / 12.2km away
  • Population: 96
  • McCordsville, IN
  • City: 12.4mi / 20.0km away
  • Population: 5,924
  • Fortville, IN
  • City: 16.2mi / 26.1km away
  • Population: 4,213
  • Lapel, IN
  • City: 17.4mi / 28.0km away
  • Population: 2,157
  • North Crows Nest, IN
  • City: 6.9mi / 11.1km away
  • Population: 50
  • Sheridan, IN
  • City: 12.0mi / 19.3km away
  • Population: 2,735
  • Spring Lake, IN
  • City: 20.3mi / 32.6km away
  • Population: 279
  • Ingalls, IN
  • City: 18.2mi / 29.2km away
  • Population: 2,144

Listed above are the best places to live in Carmel, IN for 2022. 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 - Carmel, IN, followed by the best places to live near Carmel, IN, sorted by Livability Score.

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