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Best Places To Live In Colfax, CA

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  • Colfax, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 2,189
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score82
  • Loomis, CA
  • City: 23.6mi / 37.9km away
  • Population: 6,690
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  • Rocklin, CA
  • City: 25.4mi / 40.9km away
  • 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]
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  • Lincoln, CA
  • City: 23.7mi / 38.1km away
  • 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]
70
  • Meadow Vista, CA
  • City: 7.8mi / 12.6km away
  • Population: 3,214
69
  • Rough and Ready, CA
  • City: 13.9mi / 22.3km away
  • Population: 1,271
68
  • Lake of the Pines, CA
  • City: 6.9mi / 11.2km away
  • Population: 3,936
68
  • Smartsville, CA
  • City: 19.8mi / 31.8km away
  • Population: 142
66
  • Washington, CA
  • City: 20.3mi / 32.7km away
  • Population: 79
66
  • Newcastle, CA
  • City: 18.4mi / 29.6km away
  • Population: 1,249
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  • Auburn, CA
  • City: 15.2mi / 24.5km away
  • 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]
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  • Auburn Lake Trails, CA
  • City: 12.4mi / 20.0km away
  • 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]
63
  • Nevada City, CA
  • City: 12.2mi / 19.7km away
  • Population: 3,117
63
  • Georgetown, CA
  • City: 14.1mi / 22.7km away
  • Population: 2,354
62
  • North Auburn, CA
  • City: 13.2mi / 21.2km away
  • 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]
62
  • Penryn, CA
  • City: 20.6mi / 33.1km away
  • Population: 895
62
  • Penn Valley, CA
  • City: 14.7mi / 23.6km away
  • Population: 1,607
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  • Lake Wildwood, CA
  • City: 16.3mi / 26.2km away
  • Population: 5,289
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  • Foresthill, CA
  • City: 9.0mi / 14.4km away
  • 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]
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  • Grass Valley, CA
  • City: 10.5mi / 16.9km away
  • 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]
59
  • Alta Sierra, CA
  • City: 5.6mi / 9.0km away
  • Population: 6,639
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  • Dutch Flat, CA
  • City: 10.1mi / 16.3km away
  • Population: 192
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  • Alta, CA
  • City: 11.8mi / 19.0km away
  • Population: 448
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  • North San Juan, CA
  • City: 20.9mi / 33.6km away
  • Population: 293
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  • Dobbins, CA
  • City: 22.8mi / 36.7km away
  • Population: 710

Listed above are the best places to live in Colfax, CA for 2020. 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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