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Best Places To Live In Charlottesville, VA

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  • Charlottesville, VA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 45,538
  • It's not entirely terrible, but it's not great either. The preaching it gets does not justify what it is at all. Big deal, it's a mediocre college town with some history, and guess what Virginia, you're…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score88
  • North East, Charlottesville, VA
  • Neighborhood: 1.5mi / 2.4km away
  • Population: 1,699
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  • Greenbrier, Charlottesville, VA
  • Neighborhood: 1.8mi / 3.0km away
  • Population: 1,373
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  • Blue Ridge-Rugby Ave, Charlottesville, VA
  • Neighborhood: 1.0mi / 1.5km away
  • Population: 1,799
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  • Johnson Village, Charlottesville, VA
  • Neighborhood: 1.5mi / 2.4km away
  • Population: 2,217
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  • Pantops, VA
  • City: 1.6mi / 2.5km away
  • Population: 3,688
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  • Fry Springs, Charlottesville, VA
  • Neighborhood: 2.0mi / 3.2km away
  • Population: 3,381
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  • Little High, Charlottesville, VA
  • Neighborhood: 1.1mi / 1.7km away
  • Population: 898
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  • Fifeville, Charlottesville, VA
  • Neighborhood: 0.9mi / 1.4km away
  • Population: 2,089
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  • Woolen Mills, Charlottesville, VA
  • Neighborhood: 1.5mi / 2.4km away
  • Population: 1,030
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  • North Downtown, Charlottesville, VA
  • Neighborhood: 0.5mi / 0.8km away
  • Population: 1,370
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  • Kelly Town-Rugby Heights, Charlottesville, VA
  • Neighborhood: 0.4mi / 0.6km away
  • Population: 996
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  • Venable, Charlottesville, VA
  • Neighborhood: 0.8mi / 1.3km away
  • Population: 4,686
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  • Martha Jefferson, Charlottesville, VA
  • Neighborhood: 1.0mi / 1.7km away
  • Population: 982
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  • Hollymead, VA
  • City: 6.4mi / 10.2km away
  • Population: 8,411
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  • Free Union, VA
  • City: 8.9mi / 14.4km away
  • Population: 291
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  • Belmont, Charlottesville, VA
  • Neighborhood: 1.4mi / 2.2km away
  • Population: 4,891
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  • Crozet, VA
  • City: 11.7mi / 18.8km away
  • Population: 6,620
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  • Lewis Mountain, Charlottesville, VA
  • Neighborhood: 1.4mi / 2.3km away
  • Population: 968
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  • Charlottesville High, Charlottesville, VA
  • Neighborhood: 1.2mi / 1.9km away
  • Population: 679
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  • Locust Grove, Charlottesville, VA
  • Neighborhood: 1.4mi / 2.2km away
  • Population: 429
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  • Longwood Dr, Charlottesville, VA
  • Neighborhood: 1.9mi / 3.1km away
  • Population: 285
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  • Rivanna, VA
  • City: 12.1mi / 19.5km away
  • Population: 1,733
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  • Downtown, Charlottesville, VA
  • Neighborhood: 0.6mi / 1.0km away
  • Population: 930
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  • Grottoes, VA
  • City: 24.5mi / 39.4km away
  • Population: 2,751
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  • Brsc, Charlottesville, VA
  • Neighborhood: 1.4mi / 2.2km away
  • Population: 971
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  • Rose Hill, Charlottesville, VA
  • Neighborhood: 0.2mi / 0.3km away
  • Population: 943
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  • Lake Monticello, VA
  • City: 11.7mi / 18.8km away
  • Population: 9,685
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  • Gordonsville, VA
  • City: 17.5mi / 28.2km away
  • Population: 1,627
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  • University of Virginia, VA
  • City: 1.9mi / 3.1km away
  • Population: 8,820
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  • Jefferson Park, Charlottesville, VA
  • Neighborhood: 1.5mi / 2.4km away
  • Population: 3,787
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  • The Meadows, Charlottesville, VA
  • Neighborhood: 1.8mi / 2.8km away
  • Population: 720
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  • Crimora, VA
  • City: 21.3mi / 34.3km away
  • Population: 1,760
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  • 5th Sw, Charlottesville, VA
  • Neighborhood: 1.8mi / 2.9km away
  • Population: 445
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  • Ridge St, Charlottesville, VA
  • Neighborhood: 1.1mi / 1.8km away
  • Population: 2,463
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  • Esmont, VA
  • City: 15.6mi / 25.1km away
  • Population: 574
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  • Scottsville, VA
  • City: 15.6mi / 25.2km away
  • Population: 580
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  • 29 North, Charlottesville, VA
  • Neighborhood: 1.8mi / 2.8km away
  • Population: 1,025
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  • Stanardsville, VA
  • City: 18.3mi / 29.4km away
  • Population: 382
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  • Ruckersville, VA
  • City: 14.4mi / 23.2km away
  • Population: 1,206
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  • Ivy, VA
  • City: 6.5mi / 10.5km away
  • Population: 822
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  • 10th And Page, Charlottesville, VA
  • Neighborhood: 0.3mi / 0.4km away
  • Population: 1,204
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  • Dooms, VA
  • City: 20.3mi / 32.7km away
  • Population: 1,340
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  • Orangedale-Prospect Ave, Charlottesville, VA
  • Neighborhood: 1.2mi / 2.0km away
  • Population: 941
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  • Twin Lakes, VA
  • City: 14.8mi / 23.9km away
  • Population: 1,799
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  • Harriston, VA
  • City: 21.9mi / 35.3km away
  • Population: 984
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  • Columbia, VA
  • City: 26.2mi / 42.2km away
  • Population: 105
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  • Main-Starr Hill, Charlottesville, VA
  • Neighborhood: 0.5mi / 0.8km away
  • Population: 1,471
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  • Palmyra, VA
  • City: 17.2mi / 27.6km away
  • Population: 119
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  • Schuyler, VA
  • City: 20.3mi / 32.7km away
  • Population: 70

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

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