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Best Places To Live In Dawson, IA

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  • Dawson, IA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 158
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score92
  • Waukee, IA
  • City: 24.8mi / 39.9km away
  • Population: 16,955
  • If you are considering living in Waukee, IA you gotta know up front, the weather here can get pretty evil sometimes! We have our fair share of tornado activity, but if you are adventurous and know how to…[read more]
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  • Dallas Center, IA
  • City: 16.4mi / 26.4km away
  • Population: 1,851
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  • Panora, IA
  • City: 12.8mi / 20.7km away
  • Population: 1,097
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  • Boone, IA
  • City: 22.9mi / 36.8km away
  • Population: 12,609
  • I had a refreshing experience while living in Boone Iowa. The city is located in Boone County. Boone is close to Jefferson North Carolina. The town has great educational resources. It houses both public…[read more]
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  • Jefferson, IA
  • City: 14.5mi / 23.4km away
  • Population: 4,207
  • Jefferson is a delightful town of about 4,000 people located an hour northwest of Des Moines and 40 minutes west of Ames and Iowa State University. I'm not from here but moved here a few years ago as I…[read more]
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  • Guthrie Center, IA
  • City: 18.3mi / 29.5km away
  • Population: 1,650
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  • Adel, IA
  • City: 19.5mi / 31.4km away
  • Population: 4,030
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  • Perry, IA
  • City: 6.3mi / 10.2km away
  • Population: 7,876
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  • Redfield, IA
  • City: 17.5mi / 28.1km away
  • Population: 680
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  • Ogden, IA
  • City: 16.8mi / 27.0km away
  • Population: 2,069
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  • Woodward, IA
  • City: 15.4mi / 24.8km away
  • Population: 1,621
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  • Fraser, IA
  • City: 23.3mi / 37.4km away
  • Population: 165
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  • Minburn, IA
  • City: 11.5mi / 18.5km away
  • Population: 366
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  • Yale, IA
  • City: 8.5mi / 13.6km away
  • Population: 287
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  • Beaver, IA
  • City: 14.1mi / 22.7km away
  • Population: 127
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  • Grand Junction, IA
  • City: 13.1mi / 21.2km away
  • Population: 838
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  • Bouton, IA
  • City: 10.8mi / 17.4km away
  • Population: 161
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  • Bagley, IA
  • City: 10.8mi / 17.4km away
  • Population: 335
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  • Bayard, IA
  • City: 17.4mi / 28.0km away
  • Population: 455
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  • Rippey, IA
  • City: 6.4mi / 10.3km away
  • Population: 207
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  • Lake Panorama, IA
  • City: 12.7mi / 20.4km away
  • Population: 1,097
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  • Linden, IA
  • City: 14.1mi / 22.7km away
  • Population: 186
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  • Jamaica, IA
  • City: 4.5mi / 7.2km away
  • Population: 242
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  • Scranton, IA
  • City: 20.8mi / 33.5km away
  • Population: 565
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  • Dana, IA
  • City: 18.3mi / 29.4km away
  • Population: 78
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  • Berkley, IA
  • City: 9.0mi / 14.5km away
  • Population: 21

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

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