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Best Places To Live In Elk Plain, WA

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  • Elk Plain, WA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 13,835
  • I felt like I had to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city, and when I found Elk Plain I felt right at home. If you are looking for a quiet town, with small, well-knit communities, then Elk
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score80
  • Wollochet, WA
  • 19.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,386
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  • Fircrest, WA
  • 14.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,660
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  • Fife Heights, WA
  • 14.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,098
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  • University Place, WA
  • 14.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 32,342
  • I always reveled in the small town feel when living in University Place Washington. The thriving city has a population of over 31,000 and was named for its private liberal arts school, the University of
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  • DuPont, WA
  • 13.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,224
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  • Edgewood, WA
  • 13.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,862
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  • Browns Point, WA
  • 18.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,187
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  • Lake Holm, WA
  • 21.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,111
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  • Bonney Lake, WA
  • 14.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 19,022
  • I love living in Bonney Lake! Rainy seasons give way to mild Summer weather, which presents us locals with the chance to get out and enjoy the sunshine! Bonney Lake is a small town located about 40 miles
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  • Lake Tapps, WA
  • 15.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,030
  • Whether its one of those hot summers or cold winters, Lake Tapps always has something to do for those who enjoy the outdoors. Some of the things you are likely to do for fun when living around here are
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  • Black Diamond, WA
  • 24.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,321
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  • Enumclaw, WA
  • 20.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,543
  • Enumclaw WA is one of those towns I was only peripherally aware of until I lived there. It was a sign on the highway, an indication that we were almost to the Crystal Mountain ski area, which is one of
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  • Buckley, WA
  • 18.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,516
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  • Clear Lake, WA
  • 8.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,056
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  • Artondale, WA
  • 22.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,506
  • Such a wonderful place to call home! If you haven't heard of a little town called Artondale, I'll be the first to tell you it's a true hidden gem in the Pacific Northwest! Living in Artondale has been a
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  • Ruston, WA
  • 18.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 969
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  • McChord AFB, WA
  • 8.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,181
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  • North End, Tacoma, WA
  • 16.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 24,051
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  • McMillin, WA
  • 8.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,618
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  • Fort Lewis, WA
  • 8.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,378
  • Home to Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Fort Lewis, Washington is a classic military town boasting a strong Army and Air Force presence. I love living in Fort Lewis because of its strong commitment to
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  • Pacific, WA
  • 15.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,042
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  • Algona, WA
  • 17.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,140
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  • Steilacoom, WA
  • 13.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,175
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  • North Fort Lewis, WA
  • 12 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,924
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  • Summit, WA
  • 8.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,646
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  • Lakeland South, WA
  • 16.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,525
  • Beautiful suburban neighborhoods make this place quite the destination for many who are looking to live south of Seattle, due to the fact that we are very close to the I-5 freeway and about 30 minutes
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  • Alderton, WA
  • 11.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,255
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  • North Yelm, WA
  • 12.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,590
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  • Tanglewilde, WA
  • 19.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,326
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  • Raft Island, WA
  • 24.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 342
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  • Orting, WA
  • 8.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,254
  • To Margaret at the City of Orting Water, I had an issue with you months ago when I had a family emergency which caused me to forget to pay the water bill. I wasn't aware of it until you were about to
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  • Waller, WA
  • 11 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,965
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  • Prairie Heights, WA
  • 13.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,433
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  • Clover Creek, WA
  • 6.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,293
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  • South Hill, WA
  • 6.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 55,194
  • I lived in South Hill, Washington for most of my 20s. South Hill is a census-designated area just south of Puyallup, Washington. I was lucky to find a home in my price range that sat on the Puyallup
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  • Prairie Ridge, WA
  • 12.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,814
  • Prairie Ridge is a small town in Washington State made up of suburban neighborhoods, located south of Seattle. We are nearly equidistant from the city of Seattle and Mt. Rainier National Park. Many folks
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  • Auburn, WA
  • 19.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 75,607
  • I lived in Auburn, WA for several years while I worked at the Boeing plant that is located there. Overall, I really enjoyed my experience while I lived in Auburn. The biggest draw to Auburn is the fact
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  • Home, WA
  • 25.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,531
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  • Crocker, WA
  • 10.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,242
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  • Sumner, WA
  • 14 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,691
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  • North Puyallup, WA
  • 11.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,002
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  • Milton, WA
  • 14.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,239
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  • Fox Island, WA
  • 18.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,829
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  • Clear Lake CDP (Pierce County), WA
  • 8.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 942
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  • Longbranch, WA
  • 22.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,314
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  • Alder, WA
  • 18.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 34
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  • Midland, WA
  • 9.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,730
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  • South Creek, WA
  • 3.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,132
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  • Dash Point, WA
  • 18.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 939
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  • Eatonville, WA
  • 13 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,862

Listed above are the best places to live in Elk Plain, WA for 2018. 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 - Elk Plain, WA, followed by the best places to live near Elk Plain, WA, sorted by Livability Score.

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