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Best Places To Live In Carson, CA

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  • Carson, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 92,780
  • I have been living here since I was born. I'm from the Del Amo area. Dangerous. The core of gangs in Carson. Luckily, I'm good friends with the gang members. Many robberies and crime. The community is…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score86
  • Manhattan Beach, CA
  • City: 9.1mi / 14.7km away
  • Population: 35,573
  • After living in and around Manhattan Beach for nearly a decade, I think that this beach city is filled with great things to do at all times of the year. The neighborhood features great restaurants and…[read more]
84
  • San Marino, CA
  • City: 21.0mi / 33.8km away
  • Population: 13,324
  • Living in San Marino, CA was very fast paced and a little stressful. I say stressful and past paced because of the cost of living. Living here was very expensive. The cost of living only continues to…[read more]
84
  • Marina del Rey, CA
  • City: 15.1mi / 24.3km away
  • Population: 9,782
  • I live near there and visit someone there a lot. It’s cool but small lol. A a a a a a a a a…[read more]
84
  • Palos Verdes Estates, CA
  • City: 9.1mi / 14.7km away
  • Population: 13,582
  • I have relatives that have lived in Palos Verdes Estates for a long time and have visited the city often and know it very well. This is one of the wealthiest neighborhoods in California, perfect for…[read more]
83
  • Hermosa Beach, CA
  • City: 8.6mi / 13.8km away
  • Population: 19,726
  • I absolutely love almost everything about the beach city of Hermosa Beach. There are dozens of fantastic restaurants, with great attractions and opportunities to have a great time. This city is a family…[read more]
83
  • Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
  • City: 9.1mi / 14.6km away
  • Population: 42,412
  • For your Rancho Palos Verdes Real Estate needs visit www.SouthBay4Sale.com From the beautiful coastlines, Trump Golf Course, to Terranea Resort Rancho Palos Verdes how so much to see and do. he…[read more]
82
  • Hollywood Riviera, Torrance, CA
  • Neighborhood: 7.4mi / 11.9km away
  • Population: 10,432
82
  • Cypress, CA
  • City: 12.2mi / 19.7km away
  • Population: 48,978
  • After I got out of the service I moved with my wife and kiddos to Cypress, California. It wasn't my first choice but I had a good job offer there and wanted to move closer to my in-laws who lived in…[read more]
82
  • Redondo Beach, CA
  • City: 7.4mi / 11.9km away
  • Population: 67,664
  • Redondo Beach is one of the most gorgeous cities in California. I absolutely adored my visit to this great city. The beach was one of the cleanest that I have ever visited. I was stunned by how glamorous…[read more]
82
  • City College Area, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 7.0mi / 11.3km away
  • Population: 10,097
81
  • Alamitos Heights, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 8.5mi / 13.6km away
  • Population: 2,873
  • The Alamitos Heights Neighborhood of Long Beach is a great place to live. The streets are lined with mature Magnolia Trees. The homes are mix of may style , from original Ranch to new Contemporary. …[read more]
81
  • Newport Beach, CA
  • City: 23.9mi / 38.5km away
  • Population: 86,813
  • This place has tight streets and overcrowded with rude people who will make fun of you for no reason at Fashion Island. The WiFi there will steal your data. There is an Asian boy who is tall in a light…[read more]
81
  • South Pasadena, CA
  • City: 19.3mi / 31.1km away
  • Population: 25,936
  • Living in South Pasadena is a ton of fun as a young adult! There’s a ton of things to do, great shopping, and plenty of opportunities to make new friends every day. There’s about 25,000 of us so you…[read more]
80
  • Rossmoor, CA
  • City: 10.4mi / 16.7km away
  • Population: 10,933
  • Living in Rossmoor, CA was one of my greatest experiences. Even though I was only here for a short period of time, I was able to do a lot. This city is near the beaches, so there was plenty of tourist…[read more]
80
  • Rolling Hills Estates, CA
  • City: 6.0mi / 9.6km away
  • Population: 8,206
  • I visit here each month since we live right by in Redondo Beach. The views are beautiful. It has lush green trees and a forest atmosphere that makes you feel secluded. There are plenty of places to shop…[read more]
80
  • Rolling Hills, CA
  • City: 7.9mi / 12.7km away
  • Population: 1,760
79
  • Ladera Heights, CA
  • City: 13.0mi / 20.9km away
  • Population: 7,195
79
  • Park Estates, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 8.1mi / 13.0km away
  • Population: 2,646
79
  • The Plaza, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 8.6mi / 13.9km away
  • Population: 21,865
79
  • Seal Beach, CA
  • City: 11.8mi / 19.0km away
  • Population: 24,510
  • Seal Beach is full of fun and engaging activities, as well as relaxing attractions that can make a day in the city one to remember. Seal Beach food tours are a wonderful way to experience the…[read more]
78
  • La Palma, CA
  • City: 12.1mi / 19.4km away
  • Population: 15,834
  • Living in La Palma, California provides me with the convenience of being close to Los Angeles, while giving me a good place to raise my family. This community is small and everyone seems to know…[read more]
78
  • Los Alamitos, CA
  • City: 11.2mi / 18.1km away
  • Population: 11,661
  • The city of Los Alamitos is a medium sized suburb of Los Angeles. This is a great neighborhood for all types of families, including ones with kids that are going to school. The city's school districts…[read more]
78
  • Beverly Hills, CA
  • City: 18.7mi / 30.1km away
  • Population: 34,627
  • My home is Beverly Hills, CA, and I am overjoyed to live here. Yes, it is an enclave of the rich and famous, but it also has many great neighborhoods as well. My favorite place is Beverly Hills Park, a…[read more]
77
  • City Of Signal Hill, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 5.5mi / 8.9km away
  • Population: 10,207
77
  • West Torrance, Torrance, CA
  • Neighborhood: 5.5mi / 8.9km away
  • Population: 68,889
  • I lived in the West Torrance neighborhood of Torrance, California for several years after graduating from college. I relocated to West Torrance from Costa Mesa in Orange County. I adore the convenience,…[read more]
76
  • Bel Air, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 21.6mi / 34.7km away
  • Population: 8,746
76
  • Los Altos, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 7.9mi / 12.7km away
  • Population: 13,766
76
  • Fountain Valley, CA
  • City: 19.3mi / 31.1km away
  • Population: 56,670
  • While not being nearly as pretentious as some of it's neighbors (looking at you Irvine), Fountain Valley is an agreeable city to live in if you must live in Orange County. But, it's all relative right?…[read more]
76
  • Torrance, CA
  • City: 5.3mi / 8.5km away
  • Population: 147,307
  • City maintenance of streets is ridiculous. Very unpleasant to drive in the city. This is compounded by the high density of the population. Further more underground water lines repeatedly fail and…[read more]
76
  • Walteria, Torrance, CA
  • Neighborhood: 6.1mi / 9.9km away
  • Population: 8,348
76
  • Los Cerritos Area, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 3.0mi / 4.8km away
  • Population: 7,391
76
  • Temple City, CA
  • City: 21.2mi / 34.0km away
  • Population: 36,084
  • Temple City is perfect for when you're looking for a small city that's still packed with amenities and opportunities. Temple City is a short drive from Los Angeles. I've been living in Temple City and I…[read more]
75
  • Huntington Beach, CA
  • City: 19.0mi / 30.6km away
  • Population: 198,724
  • I've lived in Huntington Beach, CA (Orange County) for almost 5 years. I like the suburbs because it's a better alternative to living in LA County (Santa Monica). Orange County is extremely beautiful and…[read more]
75
  • El Segundo, CA
  • City: 10.2mi / 16.4km away
  • Population: 16,901
  • I have lived near El Segundo for my entire life and know all the things that a tourist or new resident would want to know about the city. El Segundo is right next to the Los Angeles Airport and there…[read more]
74
  • La Mirada, CA
  • City: 14.4mi / 23.2km away
  • Population: 49,130
  • I was born just down the road from La Merida, California. My parents moved several times while I was young but we always stayed in this part of the state. Southern California has so much to offer with…[read more]
74
  • Westwood, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 19.0mi / 30.5km away
  • Population: 55,285
73
  • South East Torrance, Torrance, CA
  • Neighborhood: 4.4mi / 7.1km away
  • Population: 11,108
73
  • Beverly Glen, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 21.0mi / 33.8km away
  • Population: 52,653
73
  • Brentwood, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 21.9mi / 35.3km away
  • Population: 23,965
73
  • Rose Hills, CA
  • City: 16.7mi / 26.8km away
  • Population: 3,033
73
  • La Habra Heights, CA
  • City: 19.1mi / 30.7km away
  • Population: 5,406
73
  • West Hollywood, CA
  • City: 18.5mi / 29.8km away
  • Population: 35,661
  • I've lived in a few different cities in southern California and West Hollywood certainly places near the top of the list. It's close enough to both the ocean and downtown LA that you can easily enjoy…[read more]
73
  • Californial Heights, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 4.3mi / 6.9km away
  • Population: 6,988
73
  • East San Gabriel, CA
  • City: 21.6mi / 34.8km away
  • Population: 15,787
  • Some of the best areas in East San Gabriel CA include the Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens, Bonelli Park and Turnbull Canyon. These are fun places to visit and offer magnificent scenery. When you…[read more]
73
  • West Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.9mi / 27.2km away
  • Population: 42,797
72
  • El Dorado Park, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 10.0mi / 16.1km away
  • Population: 5,378
72
  • Belmont Shore, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 8.5mi / 13.7km away
  • Population: 7,093
  • I am from Sydney, Australia and is currently visiting Belmont Shore, Long Beach with my 17 year old daughter and I have to say that this place is a real hidden gem! We have been here for a month and…[read more]
71
  • Naples-Marina Area, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 9.6mi / 15.4km away
  • Population: 8,881
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  • State College Area, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 9.2mi / 14.8km away
  • Population: 9,427
71
  • Cerritos, CA
  • City: 10.5mi / 16.9km away
  • Population: 49,797
  • I lived in Cerritos for two years while on a work assignment, and the experience was unforgettable. The city is filled with so many fun things to see and do. I miss the diverse restaurant availability.…[read more]

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

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