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Best Places To Live In Carpinteria, CA

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  • Carpinteria, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 13,553
  • Having been a Carp resident for 4 years, its still the nicest place of the many different places I've lived, and I never thought Alameda CA or Irvine would drop below the #1 spot. What I love about it is…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score85
  • Mission Canyon, CA
  • City: 13.0mi / 20.9km away
  • Population: 2,769
84
  • Montecito, CA
  • City: 8.1mi / 13.1km away
  • Population: 9,193
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  • Toro Canyon, CA
  • City: 4.3mi / 6.9km away
  • Population: 1,714
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  • Mesa, Santa Barbara, CA
  • Neighborhood: 12.7mi / 20.4km away
  • Population: 10,372
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  • Summerland, CA
  • City: 6.0mi / 9.7km away
  • Population: 1,146
72
  • Channel Islands Beach, CA
  • City: 22.1mi / 35.5km away
  • Population: 2,954
69
  • Ojai, CA
  • City: 15.1mi / 24.3km away
  • Population: 7,581
  • Good place to retire and visit, but living here is EXPENSIVE. Its a very peaceful town, so when something bad happens here it shocks the whole town. everyone here knows each other and are typically very…[read more]
68
  • Las Positas, Santa Barbara, CA
  • Neighborhood: 13.8mi / 22.2km away
  • Population: 5,327
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  • Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA
  • Neighborhood: 14.3mi / 22.9km away
  • Population: 14,832
65
  • San Buenaventura (Ventura), CA
  • City: 16.2mi / 26.1km away
  • Population: 109,067
  • Ventura's downtown is a total tourist town. the downtown has activities 24/7, the Channel Islands are an hour away. one problem however Is the crime. I've lived here my whole life so I know where the…[read more]
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  • Santa Barbara, CA
  • City: 12.1mi / 19.5km away
  • Population: 90,922
  • We moved here in 2001 and at the time I found people neighborly and down to earth, never locked our car or house doors, and while housing prices, gas, rents and taxes were on the high side, it was "just"…[read more]
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  • Meiners Oaks, CA
  • City: 13.7mi / 22.1km away
  • Population: 3,348
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  • Westside, Santa Barbara, CA
  • Neighborhood: 12.5mi / 20.0km away
  • Population: 16,009
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  • Port Hueneme, CA
  • City: 22.9mi / 36.9km away
  • Population: 22,126
  • Yeah I'm going to be smiling as soon as I can get out of this lame town. I have been living in Port Hueneme for two years and have yet to find a decent restaurant for me and my girlfriend to eat at for…[read more]
58
  • Oxnard, CA
  • City: 21.1mi / 34.0km away
  • Population: 204,752
  • First I want to say thank you for keeping oxnard small. I know it is the largest city in ventura county but with the ratings liste on this website you would think oxnard is way worse than it is. I moved…[read more]
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  • Oak View, CA
  • City: 11.6mi / 18.7km away
  • Population: 4,472
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  • Eastside, Santa Barbara, CA
  • Neighborhood: 10.4mi / 16.8km away
  • Population: 10,899
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  • Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA
  • Neighborhood: 12.1mi / 19.5km away
  • Population: 19,688
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  • Riviera, Santa Barbara, CA
  • Neighborhood: 10.8mi / 17.4km away
  • Population: 7,767
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  • Waterfront, Santa Barbara, CA
  • Neighborhood: 10.3mi / 16.6km away
  • Population: 2,410
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  • El Rio, CA
  • City: 21.9mi / 35.2km away
  • Population: 7,412
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  • Mira Monte, CA
  • City: 12.8mi / 20.5km away
  • Population: 6,864
  • I don't live here but I live in Ventura, which is like 20 minutes south. Anyway, theres not much of anything to do here In Mira monte. While the los padres are nearby and you got a lot of stuff to do…[read more]

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

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