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Best Places To Live In Colfax, CA

  • Colfax, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 2,189


Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score79
  • Rocklin, CA
  • 25.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 60,509
  • When it comes to living in Rockline CA, comfort means more than close proximity to shopping malls and transportation. This city is in the heart of Placer county and has all the charm one can find in the…[read more]
  • Loomis, CA
  • 23.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,690
  • Lincoln, CA
  • 23.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 45,675
  • I currently live just outside of Lincoln, CA, although I have lived inside the city boundaries for several months last year. To say that the area is going downhill is an understatement, as the crime rate…[read more]
  • Smartsville, CA
  • 19.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 142
  • Lake of the Pines, CA
  • 6.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,936
  • Auburn, CA
  • 15.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,858
  • Well most people commute for workthere are few jobs here. Auburns economy is mostly based on retired people which inflates housing costs. 70% of everyone you see will be blue, or grey haired. The…[read more]
  • Newcastle, CA
  • 18.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,249
  • Washington, CA
  • 20.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 79
  • Penryn, CA
  • 20.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 895
  • Auburn Lake Trails, CA
  • 12.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,946
  • Front gate presentation and grounds from the '70's not updated in 30 years. Roads in disrepair. Front gate staff, office staff is rude to residents and their visitors. Amenities are aging, pool, barn…[read more]
  • Rough and Ready, CA
  • 13.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,271
  • Meadow Vista, CA
  • 7.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,214
  • Foresthill, CA
  • 9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,229
  • Buying property was a horrendous investment. If you like living on a big dog pound with 24/7 barking dogs, this is the place for you. Don't be fooled by real estate agents that pay home owners to keep…[read more]
  • Nevada City, CA
  • 12.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,117
  • Alta Sierra, CA
  • 5.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,639
  • Grass Valley, CA
  • 10.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,861
  • Living in Grass Valley, CA was a great experience for my family and I. This city falls between Sacarmento and Reno, NV, which is a city full of fun and casinos, we were able to travel back and forth in…[read more]
  • North Auburn, CA
  • 13.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,622
  • North Auburn, CA is a small township in Placer County centered around Highway 80 and Highway 49. It is a bedroom community and I just love living here. It is in the lower mountains of the Sierra Nevada…[read more]
  • Georgetown, CA
  • 14.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,354
  • Lake Wildwood, CA
  • 16.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,289
  • Penn Valley, CA
  • 14.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,607
  • Dutch Flat, CA
  • 10.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 192
  • Alta, CA
  • 11.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 448
  • North San Juan, CA
  • 20.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 293
  • Dobbins, CA
  • 22.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 710

Listed above are the best places to live in Colfax, CA for 2019. 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 - Colfax, CA, followed by the best places to live near Colfax, CA, sorted by Livability Score.

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