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Best Places To Live In El Cerrito CDP, CA

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  • El Cerrito CDP, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 5,699
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score87
  • Lafayette, CA
  • City: 10.2mi / 16.4km away
  • Population: 25,381
  • Lafayette is an incredible small city across the bay from San Francisco. It is tucked in between many small parks that are very fun to spend time in, no matter what time of year it is. The Lafayette…[read more]
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  • Mill Valley, CA
  • City: 13.1mi / 21.1km away
  • Population: 14,318
  • At the foot of Mount Tamalpais is Mill Valley. Accurately named for long-ago lumber milling operations, the town remains fairly eclectic. You can find money stuffed executives living next to pauper…[read more]
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  • San Anselmo, CA
  • City: 15.2mi / 24.4km away
  • Population: 12,623
  • San Anselmo, California is a industrial urban town of more than 12,000 residents. The cost of living is expensive, however the quality of homes are worth the pay. The job market here is blooming, jobs…[read more]
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  • Contra Costa Centre, CA
  • City: 13.6mi / 21.8km away
  • Population: 6,190
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  • San Ramon, CA
  • City: 20.2mi / 32.4km away
  • Population: 74,366
  • And a San Ramon native I for one can vouch for the fact that it is single-handedly one of the most beautiful places in the Bay. With a very mild climate and beautiful atmosphere, San Ramon is also a…[read more]
85
  • Larkspur, CA
  • City: 12.5mi / 20.0km away
  • Population: 12,268
  • Larkspur, California is the best place to call home in the entire state! We have a great community full of friendly people. There are several different things to do here, the weather is spectacular, and…[read more]
85
  • Ross, CA
  • City: 14.4mi / 23.2km away
  • Population: 2,381
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  • Danville, CA
  • City: 19.6mi / 31.5km away
  • Population: 43,758
  • I lived in Danville California for the better part of my childhood, and I still travel there to visit my parents and grandparents during holidays. The city is a very calm place, and in my opinion a great…[read more]
85
  • Saranap, CA
  • City: 12.5mi / 20.2km away
  • Population: 6,211
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  • Tamalpais-Homestead Valley, CA
  • City: 13.1mi / 21.1km away
  • Population: 10,605
  • Imagine finding a town with all the beauty that California has to offer, great people who are more than just neighbors and friend, a solid economy with an active job force, great schools to educate your…[read more]
84
  • Kensington, CA
  • City: 1.3mi / 2.0km away
  • Population: 5,602
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  • Shepherd Canyon, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 8.5mi / 13.7km away
  • Population: 1,863
84
  • Fairfax, CA
  • City: 16.6mi / 26.8km away
  • Population: 7,598
83
  • Belvedere, CA
  • City: 9.7mi / 15.7km away
  • Population: 2,017
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  • Tiburon, CA
  • City: 8.8mi / 14.1km away
  • Population: 9,170
82
  • Corte Madera, CA
  • City: 11.2mi / 18.0km away
  • Population: 9,694
82
  • Crocker Highland, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 8.5mi / 13.6km away
  • Population: 2,280
82
  • Alamo, CA
  • City: 16.4mi / 26.4km away
  • Population: 16,078
  • I've lived all over the beautiful state of California and I can honestly say that Alamo is one of the best areas in the whole state to call home. Living in Alamo (a suburb of San Francisco Bay/East Bay)…[read more]
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  • Strawberry, CA
  • City: 11.4mi / 18.4km away
  • Population: 5,689
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  • Orinda, CA
  • City: 7.8mi / 12.5km away
  • Population: 18,936
  • I guess if you are 55+ years old, this quiet little town is fine for you. I would not recommend it to younger folks. After 8 PM the whole town seems to fall asleep. Even nearby Moraga has more going…[read more]
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  • Piedmont, CA
  • City: 7.8mi / 12.5km away
  • Population: 11,201
  • Living in the city of Piedmont is an amazing, yet expensive experience. When I lived in Piedmont, there was never a dull day. This city is full of life and excitement. There is always somewhere to go…[read more]
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  • Upper Rockridge, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 6.6mi / 10.6km away
  • Population: 5,996
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  • Montclair, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 8.0mi / 12.9km away
  • Population: 4,011
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  • Kentfield, CA
  • City: 14.0mi / 22.5km away
  • Population: 6,907
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  • Strawberry CDP (Tuolumne County), CA
  • City: 11.4mi / 18.4km away
  • Population: 116
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  • Port Costa, CA
  • City: 10.7mi / 17.3km away
  • Population: 228
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  • Forestland, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 7.7mi / 12.5km away
  • Population: 1,954
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  • Albany, CA
  • City: 2.2mi / 3.5km away
  • Population: 19,420
  • Living near San Francisco can have its perks, you know. A small town like Albany gives you so much flexibility when it comes to where you want to work, send your kids to school, and where you like to…[read more]
79
  • Acalanes Ridge, CA
  • City: 12.3mi / 19.7km away
  • Population: 1,000
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  • Sausalito, CA
  • City: 11.2mi / 18.0km away
  • Population: 7,115
  • Earlier this year I took a big leap and moved out of my beloved San Francisco to Sausalito. I had always like visiting Sausalito on the weekends but the idea of living in a small town (village) was a bit…[read more]
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  • Moraga, CA
  • City: 11.0mi / 17.8km away
  • Population: 16,977
  • I have lived in Moraga, CA for a couple of years now and it is a wonderful place to create a life for yourself. The city has access to all of the fun of the San Francisco bay area without the hustle and…[read more]
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  • Merriwood, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 6.9mi / 11.2km away
  • Population: 3,273
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  • Reliez Valley, CA
  • City: 11.0mi / 17.7km away
  • Population: 3,595
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  • Outer Richmond, San Francisco, CA
  • Neighborhood: 14.3mi / 23.0km away
  • Population: 36,055
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  • Glen Highlands, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 7.1mi / 11.4km away
  • Population: 1,473
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  • Shell Ridge, CA
  • City: 14.6mi / 23.6km away
  • Population: 1,123
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  • Panoramic Hill, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 5.1mi / 8.2km away
  • Population: 1,751
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  • Martinez, CA
  • City: 11.6mi / 18.7km away
  • Population: 37,544
  • I've lived in Martinez for over 20 years and Pleasant Hill for 15 years. What I like about living in historical downtown Martinez are the old custom homes, and the proximity to the water and the weather…[read more]
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  • Sleepy Hollow, CA
  • City: 16.8mi / 27.0km away
  • Population: 2,275
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  • Lincoln Highlands, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 9.7mi / 15.6km away
  • Population: 2,445
  • It gets more comfortable and safer as you get up the hill in Dimond and into Lincoln Highlands, and you even start to see great views of the city the further up you get. Although it is a bit secluded,…[read more]
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  • Walnut Creek, CA
  • City: 14.3mi / 23.1km away
  • Population: 67,568
  • I've lived close to Walnut Creek, located in the San Francisco East Bay, for most of my life. The city has a Mediterranean climate--moist, cool winters and dry, hot summers. Granted, it is more of a…[read more]
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  • Benicia, CA
  • City: 13.2mi / 21.3km away
  • Population: 27,780
  • What Inlove about Benicia is it’s not as an Francisco or Sacramento. It’s a nice small town with a lot to offer, and right of the back I would recommend for any family of any size. It was great growing…[read more]
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  • Alameda, CA
  • City: 12.5mi / 20.1km away
  • Population: 77,409
  • From a beautiful golf course to a indoor mini golf course miniature of the Bay Area, to bowling alley, and two antique arcades. The best little shopping area in SF Bay. Great restaurants and street…[read more]
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  • Hayward Highland, Hayward, CA
  • Neighborhood: 23.1mi / 37.2km away
  • Population: 6,445
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  • Alto, CA
  • City: 11.8mi / 19.0km away
  • Population: 649
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  • Diablo, CA
  • City: 19.6mi / 31.6km away
  • Population: 807
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  • Woodminster, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 10.1mi / 16.2km away
  • Population: 1,530
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  • San Miguel, CA
  • City: 14.7mi / 23.6km away
  • Population: 3,214
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  • Brisbane, CA
  • City: 17.4mi / 28.0km away
  • Population: 4,568
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  • Novato, CA
  • City: 17.6mi / 28.3km away
  • Population: 54,790
  • The city of Novato, California is located across the bay from San Francisco. It is in the county of Marin. This little bit of country is a quiet respite for people who work in San Francisco which is only…[read more]

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

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