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Best Places To Live In Castroville, CA

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  • Castroville, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 6,978
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score84
  • Pacific Grove, CA
  • City: 13.7mi / 22.1km away
  • Population: 15,546
  • I retired here to Pacific Grove, California 7 years ago and I love it here. This place offers me everything that I need to enjoy by leisurely days. The neighborhoods are quiet and the people are…[read more]
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  • Del Monte Forest, CA
  • City: 16.5mi / 26.5km away
  • Population: 4,819
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  • Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
  • City: 17.4mi / 27.9km away
  • Population: 3,852
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  • Rio del Mar, CA
  • City: 15.2mi / 24.4km away
  • Population: 9,731
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  • Felton, CA
  • City: 26.2mi / 42.1km away
  • Population: 3,582
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  • Carmel Valley Village, CA
  • City: 18.3mi / 29.4km away
  • Population: 4,282
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  • Seacliff, CA
  • City: 17.2mi / 27.7km away
  • Population: 3,364
73
  • Capitola, CA
  • City: 18.3mi / 29.5km away
  • Population: 10,109
  • I have made my home in Capitola for awhile now, and I couldn't imagine a better place to live. Capitola is a port city near Santa Cruz and has a busy boating community. It also has an artistic collection…[read more]
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  • Aptos, CA
  • City: 17.4mi / 28.0km away
  • Population: 5,842
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  • Pleasure Point, CA
  • City: 18.0mi / 29.0km away
  • Population: 6,155
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  • Pasatiempo, CA
  • City: 22.4mi / 36.0km away
  • Population: 1,288
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  • Moss Landing, CA
  • City: 3.4mi / 5.4km away
  • Population: 118
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  • Pajaro Dunes, CA
  • City: 15.0mi / 24.1km away
  • Population: 211
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  • Soquel, CA
  • City: 19.4mi / 31.2km away
  • Population: 10,912
  • As a resident living in Soquel, California for the last five years, I can give this place my seal of approval. It isn't a flashy, high-profile place and that's just the way we all liked it. The people…[read more]
69
  • Marina, CA
  • City: 6.2mi / 9.9km away
  • Population: 20,816
  • I was born in Marina, California and lived there for six years. I still visit often and still remember places I visited when I was younger. Since my father served in the U.S. Army, we often visited Fort…[read more]
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  • Monterey, CA
  • City: 13.4mi / 21.5km away
  • Population: 28,472
  • I've lived all around the U.S. (SE, NE, NW, SW) and also various locations in Europe, and can say definitively that this little piece of real estate on the CA central coast is the best weather anywhere!…[read more]
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  • Del Rey Oaks, CA
  • City: 13.3mi / 21.4km away
  • Population: 1,683
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  • Seaside, CA
  • City: 10.4mi / 16.7km away
  • Population: 34,120
  • Seaside is very expensive to live but it has a lot to offer. We have several places to shop, grab a bite to eat, take in the scenery, and more. I prefer to shop at the University Plaza Shopping Center on…[read more]
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  • La Selva Beach, CA
  • City: 12.3mi / 19.8km away
  • Population: 2,633
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  • Paradise Park, CA
  • City: 23.1mi / 37.2km away
  • Population: 530
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  • Live Oak, CA
  • City: 19.8mi / 31.8km away
  • Population: 17,749
  • Living in Live Oak, CA is similar to living in a commercial for one of those outdoor enthusiast store's television commercials. If you enjoy hunting or winter activities you have the Sutter Buttes within…[read more]
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  • Aromas, CA
  • City: 10.2mi / 16.4km away
  • Population: 2,508
  • Country-Paradise-with-Ocean-Views. Custom-built-homes on wide-open-spaces, forested w/oak-trees/rolling-hills; Easy-commute-location-to-Silicon Valley-tech-center-jobs. Aromas has…[read more]
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  • Hollister, CA
  • City: 20.6mi / 33.2km away
  • Population: 36,901
  • I loved living in Hollister. I was lucky to be born and raised in such a wonderful place. If you are looking for a quiet but not to remote place this would be the best spot to reside in. Housing here is…[read more]
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  • Aptos Hills-Larkin Valley, CA
  • City: 13.6mi / 21.9km away
  • Population: 2,288
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  • Boronda, CA
  • City: 6.5mi / 10.5km away
  • Population: 1,381
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  • Day Valley, CA
  • City: 16.8mi / 27.1km away
  • Population: 3,739
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  • Twin Lakes, CA
  • City: 18.9mi / 30.4km away
  • Population: 5,378
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  • Gilroy, CA
  • City: 19.1mi / 30.7km away
  • Population: 52,576
  • Gilroy is not the town it is “Trumped up” to be. Trump would like to say,“It’s the greatest, it’s the best. The next Garlic Festival will be the best – the greatest.”The smell of garlic is more recently…[read more]
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  • Spreckels, CA
  • City: 11.3mi / 18.3km away
  • Population: 745
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  • Freedom, CA
  • City: 12.4mi / 19.9km away
  • Population: 2,774
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  • Gonzales, CA
  • City: 24.8mi / 39.9km away
  • Population: 8,401
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  • Corralitos, CA
  • City: 15.3mi / 24.6km away
  • Population: 2,557
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  • Pajaro, CA
  • City: 9.5mi / 15.2km away
  • Population: 3,524
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  • San Juan Bautista, CA
  • City: 13.2mi / 21.2km away
  • Population: 2,327
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  • Santa Cruz, CA
  • City: 21.3mi / 34.2km away
  • Population: 63,310
  • Watch out for the local police! We were pulled over turning out of the Santa Cruz Ranch RV Resort for tinted windows by a cop in training... ruined our weekend. Then my husband was arrested due to a…[read more]
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  • Watsonville, CA
  • City: 10.7mi / 17.3km away
  • Population: 52,915
  • I have lived in Watsonville, California for several years in the past. Watsonville lies just East of Santa Cruz on the Northern California coast and is typically a lot cheaper than the surrounding…[read more]
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  • Chualar, CA
  • City: 19.0mi / 30.6km away
  • Population: 1,238
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  • Salinas, CA
  • City: 8.4mi / 13.5km away
  • Population: 155,889
  • I've lived here my entire life. Not a family friendly city. Absolutely nothing for kid's or teenagers to do. High gang activity. Multiple families in one dwelling do to high cost of living make…[read more]
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  • Elkhorn, CA
  • City: 3.7mi / 6.0km away
  • Population: 1,091
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  • Prunedale, CA
  • City: 4.7mi / 7.6km away
  • Population: 19,628
  • While yes, it is beautiful, the cost of living is ridiculous. As current renters we've lived in the same house for the past 8 years, and pay $1300 monthly rent, which is an amazing deal. We also do our…[read more]
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  • Live Oak city, CA
  • City: 19.8mi / 31.8km away
  • Population: 8,501
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  • Amesti, CA
  • City: 13.5mi / 21.8km away
  • Population: 3,205
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  • Mount Hermon, CA
  • City: 25.8mi / 41.5km away
  • Population: 993
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  • Sand City, CA
  • City: 11.2mi / 18.0km away
  • Population: 301
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  • Interlaken, CA
  • City: 12.9mi / 20.7km away
  • Population: 6,738
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  • Las Lomas, CA
  • City: 7.3mi / 11.7km away
  • Population: 3,047

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

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