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Best Places To Live In Fairfax, IA

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  • Fairfax, IA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 2,418
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score93
  • Marion, IA
  • City: 12.9mi / 20.8km away
  • Population: 37,198
  • I like living in Marion, Iowa because it feels like home. It is a place to create a lovely family and to become a business owner. If a person knows how to pick a region for their business, profit soar in…[read more]
88
  • Center Point, IA
  • City: 18.1mi / 29.2km away
  • Population: 2,507
87
  • Middle Amana, IA
  • City: 10.9mi / 17.6km away
  • Population: 423
86
  • Lisbon, IA
  • City: 19.7mi / 31.7km away
  • Population: 1,908
84
  • North Liberty, IA
  • City: 14.8mi / 23.8km away
  • Population: 16,984
  • I love living in North Liberty, part of America's Heartland, and I cannot even begin to fathom living anywhere else! This place truly gives the small town feeling with the big city accommodations and…[read more]
84
  • Williamsburg, IA
  • City: 21.3mi / 34.3km away
  • Population: 3,144
84
  • Mount Vernon, IA
  • City: 18.1mi / 29.1km away
  • Population: 4,487
82
  • Solon, IA
  • City: 16.4mi / 26.4km away
  • Population: 2,399
82
  • University Heights, IA
  • City: 21.6mi / 34.7km away
  • Population: 1,255
82
  • Walford, IA
  • City: 4.1mi / 6.5km away
  • Population: 1,428
80
  • Atkins, IA
  • City: 6.6mi / 10.6km away
  • Population: 1,713
80
  • Oxford, IA
  • City: 13.8mi / 22.2km away
  • Population: 874
80
  • Coralville, IA
  • City: 17.9mi / 28.8km away
  • Population: 20,078
  • I had a quiet, enjoyable time while living in Coralville Iowa. The town is located in Johnson County and is a suburb of Iowa City. It houses the historical Edgewater Park Campsite which is more than…[read more]
80
  • Central City, IA
  • City: 23.3mi / 37.6km away
  • Population: 1,320
79
  • Newhall, IA
  • City: 11.0mi / 17.7km away
  • Population: 985
79
  • Swisher, IA
  • City: 6.8mi / 11.0km away
  • Population: 846
79
  • Hiawatha, IA
  • City: 10.0mi / 16.1km away
  • Population: 7,160
79
  • Springville, IA
  • City: 19.1mi / 30.8km away
  • Population: 1,070
79
  • Ely, IA
  • City: 10.1mi / 16.3km away
  • Population: 2,133
78
  • Palo, IA
  • City: 9.9mi / 15.9km away
  • Population: 1,036
78
  • Van Horne, IA
  • City: 17.2mi / 27.7km away
  • Population: 782
78
  • Vinton, IA
  • City: 21.1mi / 34.0km away
  • Population: 5,166
78
  • Cedar Rapids, IA
  • City: 5.9mi / 9.5km away
  • Population: 129,537
  • I've lived in Cedar Rapids, Iowa for over 10 years, mostly because of family. There isn't anything that's really interesting to do here, unless you like golf, camping, fishing, movie theater, museums...…[read more]
77
  • Shueyville, IA
  • City: 8.2mi / 13.2km away
  • Population: 570
77
  • Alburnett, IA
  • City: 17.6mi / 28.2km away
  • Population: 633
77
  • Marengo, IA
  • City: 17.4mi / 27.9km away
  • Population: 2,927
77
  • Norway, IA
  • City: 7.7mi / 12.4km away
  • Population: 525
77
  • Bertram, IA
  • City: 12.4mi / 19.9km away
  • Population: 341
77
  • Robins, IA
  • City: 12.0mi / 19.3km away
  • Population: 3,434
77
  • Iowa City, IA
  • City: 22.3mi / 35.9km away
  • Population: 72,385
  • My biggest issue is that way too many of the police here are out to get their citizens for traffic violations. They will ticket you as many times as they want for the same violation in one day. They…[read more]
76
  • Conroy, IA
  • City: 17.7mi / 28.5km away
  • Population: 375
76
  • Amana, IA
  • City: 9.7mi / 15.6km away
  • Population: 367
75
  • Shellsburg, IA
  • City: 12.8mi / 20.6km away
  • Population: 1,097
74
  • Tiffin, IA
  • City: 15.5mi / 24.9km away
  • Population: 2,530
73
  • East Amana, IA
  • City: 8.8mi / 14.2km away
  • Population: 40
73
  • High Amana, IA
  • City: 12.0mi / 19.2km away
  • Population: 104
72
  • Watkins, IA
  • City: 11.0mi / 17.6km away
  • Population: 115
71
  • West Amana, IA
  • City: 12.5mi / 20.2km away
  • Population: 212
70
  • Garrison, IA
  • City: 24.3mi / 39.1km away
  • Population: 352
70
  • South Amana, IA
  • City: 14.1mi / 22.7km away
  • Population: 105
68
  • Blairstown, IA
  • City: 15.8mi / 25.4km away
  • Population: 744
67
  • Homestead, IA
  • City: 12.1mi / 19.5km away
  • Population: 178

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

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