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Best Places To Live In Fullerton, CA

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  • Fullerton, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 139,491
  • I am a single female in my early 30's who lived in Fullerton, CA for 4 years. Fullerton is apart of, Orange County. Fullerton has a lot to offer for those who are in college or a student, but may become…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score85
  • Great Park, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 20.2mi / 32.5km away
  • Population: 185
84
  • San Marino, CA
  • City: 19.5mi / 31.4km away
  • Population: 13,324
  • Living in San Marino, CA was very fast paced and a little stressful. I say stressful and past paced because of the cost of living. Living here was very expensive. The cost of living only continues to…[read more]
84
  • Sierra Madre, CA
  • City: 20.8mi / 33.4km away
  • Population: 11,067
  • The city of Sierra Madre is one of the best destinations for couples, a family or even for any person willing to get a new experience. The town is based at the foothill of San Gabriel Mountains. For the…[read more]
83
  • Laguna Woods, CA
  • City: 22.0mi / 35.4km away
  • Population: 16,347
  • I absolutely loved living here with my Grandparents. It's a warm suburban area that I will always remember as my home. I enjoyed the nightlife, the excellent destinations and the diverse assortment of…[read more]
83
  • Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
  • City: 25.8mi / 41.4km away
  • Population: 49,038
  • RSM gives us the small town feel of running into someone you know everyday at the grocery store, gas station or restaurant, while having 10 minute access to big city Irvive amenities. We are 1/2 hour…[read more]
83
  • Oak Creek, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.0mi / 27.4km away
  • Population: 11,939
82
  • Cypress, CA
  • City: 7.9mi / 12.6km away
  • Population: 48,978
  • After I got out of the service I moved with my wife and kiddos to Cypress, California. It wasn't my first choice but I had a good job offer there and wanted to move closer to my in-laws who lived in…[read more]
82
  • City College Area, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 12.4mi / 19.9km away
  • Population: 10,097
82
  • Arcadia, CA
  • City: 18.2mi / 29.2km away
  • Population: 57,755
  • I have lived in Arcadia, California for about 15 years and I can say that it is certainly a magnificent place. It is a perfect place to visit or to live in and excellent for the whole family as well. One…[read more]
82
  • Rossmoyne, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 26.4mi / 42.4km away
  • Population: 8,294
81
  • Irvine, CA
  • City: 16.9mi / 27.2km away
  • Population: 246,992
  • If you like well tended homes that exude Pride Of Ownership, quality dining choices, top quality malls and attractions, great award-winning schools, University of California Irvine's gorgeous campus,…[read more]
81
  • San Pasqual, CA
  • City: 20.2mi / 32.4km away
  • Population: 2,017
81
  • Alamitos Heights, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 13.7mi / 22.0km away
  • Population: 2,873
  • The Alamitos Heights Neighborhood of Long Beach is a great place to live. The streets are lined with mature Magnolia Trees. The homes are mix of may style , from original Ranch to new Contemporary. …[read more]
81
  • Newport Beach, CA
  • City: 18.4mi / 29.7km away
  • Population: 86,813
  • This place has tight streets and overcrowded with rude people who will make fun of you for no reason at Fashion Island. The WiFi there will steal your data. There is an Asian boy who is tall in a light…[read more]
81
  • South Pasadena, CA
  • City: 20.2mi / 32.6km away
  • Population: 25,936
  • Living in South Pasadena is a ton of fun as a young adult! There’s a ton of things to do, great shopping, and plenty of opportunities to make new friends every day. There’s about 25,000 of us so you…[read more]
81
  • Turtle Rock, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 18.0mi / 29.0km away
  • Population: 10,223
81
  • Woodbridge, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.1mi / 25.9km away
  • Population: 25,315
80
  • Northwood, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.5mi / 24.9km away
  • Population: 24,509
80
  • West Park, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.2mi / 24.5km away
  • Population: 23,037
80
  • Rossmoor, CA
  • City: 11.0mi / 17.7km away
  • Population: 10,933
  • Living in Rossmoor, CA was one of my greatest experiences. Even though I was only here for a short period of time, I was able to do a lot. This city is near the beaches, so there was plenty of tourist…[read more]
80
  • Yorba Linda, CA
  • City: 6.6mi / 10.6km away
  • Population: 67,362
  • This was one of the best exercises I’ve ever had. I’ve played sports and exercised a lot in my life, I even did kick boxing. That place doesn’t compare. The staff was friendly and welcoming. I wasn’t…[read more]
80
  • North Tustin, CA
  • City: 11.4mi / 18.3km away
  • Population: 26,208
  • North Tustin has become very expensive to live especially the rising taxes. We have a lot to offer, but most businesses in the area raise their prices because we are considered an upscale suburb. I work…[read more]
79
  • Walnut, CA
  • City: 11.3mi / 18.1km away
  • Population: 30,026
  • I've lived in Walnut, CA for about 2 years now, and I couldn't be happier with my decision to move here. It is quiet, safe, and you are close to all kinds of fun things to do! The Annual Walnut Family…[read more]
79
  • Mission Viejo, CA
  • City: 24.7mi / 39.7km away
  • Population: 96,178
  • We moved here in 2014, wish we had made the decision much sooner! It is funny that people here are hush hush about the city to avoid being over crowded with new comers. No idea why the amenities is rated…[read more]
79
  • Park Estates, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 13.5mi / 21.7km away
  • Population: 2,646
79
  • The Plaza, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 11.3mi / 18.3km away
  • Population: 21,865
79
  • Villa Park, CA
  • City: 8.2mi / 13.2km away
  • Population: 5,922
79
  • Chino Hills, CA
  • City: 13.3mi / 21.4km away
  • Population: 77,266
  • When I first visited Chino Hills I couldn't help but think of how beautiful it was. With rolling green hills, snow covered mountains in the background and a modern urban center Chino Hills has become one…[read more]
79
  • Seal Beach, CA
  • City: 12.4mi / 20.0km away
  • Population: 24,510
  • Seal Beach is full of fun and engaging activities, as well as relaxing attractions that can make a day in the city one to remember. Seal Beach food tours are a wonderful way to experience the…[read more]
78
  • La Palma, CA
  • City: 6.8mi / 11.0km away
  • Population: 15,834
  • Living in La Palma, California provides me with the convenience of being close to Los Angeles, while giving me a good place to raise my family. This community is small and everyone seems to know…[read more]
78
  • Los Alamitos, CA
  • City: 9.8mi / 15.8km away
  • Population: 11,661
  • The city of Los Alamitos is a medium sized suburb of Los Angeles. This is a great neighborhood for all types of families, including ones with kids that are going to school. The city's school districts…[read more]
78
  • Northwood Point, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.2mi / 24.5km away
  • Population: 4,857
77
  • City Of Signal Hill, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 14.9mi / 23.9km away
  • Population: 10,207
76
  • Los Altos, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 12.6mi / 20.2km away
  • Population: 13,766
76
  • Anaheim Hills, Anaheim, CA
  • Neighborhood: 10.0mi / 16.0km away
  • Population: 51,966
  • I recently moved to the Anaheim Hills, CA area. I came from a small town back east and wasn't sure what to expect. It was a transfer that brought us here, a company cut back on the coast made…[read more]
76
  • Fountain Valley, CA
  • City: 12.2mi / 19.6km away
  • Population: 56,670
  • While not being nearly as pretentious as some of it's neighbors (looking at you Irvine), Fountain Valley is an agreeable city to live in if you must live in Orange County. But, it's all relative right?…[read more]
76
  • University Park, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.8mi / 27.0km away
  • Population: 8,436
76
  • Los Cerritos Area, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.0mi / 25.7km away
  • Population: 7,391
76
  • Uc Irvine, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.5mi / 28.2km away
  • Population: 14,912
76
  • Temple City, CA
  • City: 16.7mi / 26.9km away
  • Population: 36,084
  • Temple City is perfect for when you're looking for a small city that's still packed with amenities and opportunities. Temple City is a short drive from Los Angeles. I've been living in Temple City and I…[read more]
75
  • El Camino Real, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.6mi / 25.1km away
  • Population: 16,122
75
  • Huntington Beach, CA
  • City: 16.1mi / 25.9km away
  • Population: 198,724
  • I've lived in Huntington Beach, CA (Orange County) for almost 5 years. I like the suburbs because it's a better alternative to living in LA County (Santa Monica). Orange County is extremely beautiful and…[read more]
75
  • Walnut Village, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 14.5mi / 23.4km away
  • Population: 9,197
75
  • Diamond Bar, CA
  • City: 10.2mi / 16.4km away
  • Population: 56,456
  • While growing up and seeing other states and cities in my travels, I have always know that Southern California is one of a kind. From my first visit to my in-laws, I knew that I would one day move to…[read more]
75
  • Lake Forest, CA
  • City: 21.5mi / 34.7km away
  • Population: 80,658
  • I have lived in Lake Forest, CA and in this city review I will be going over some of Lake Forest's community aspects such as attractions, the community as a whole, the nightlife, different shopping…[read more]
75
  • La Verne, CA
  • City: 18.6mi / 29.9km away
  • Population: 32,078
  • I lived a good portion of my life in La Verne, Ca. Living in La Verne was full of fun and great times. The city is in Southern California and situated between San Dimas and Claremont. It is also next to…[read more]
75
  • Chevy Chase, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 25.1mi / 40.4km away
  • Population: 4,263
75
  • Claremont, CA
  • City: 20.6mi / 33.1km away
  • Population: 35,827
  • I lived in Claremont for a few years and it was a pretty good city to live in. It's between Los Angeles and San Bernadino, plus it has Angeles National Forest directly to the north, so it's in a really…[read more]
74
  • Rancho San Rafael, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 25.5mi / 41.1km away
  • Population: 823
74
  • San Dimas, CA
  • City: 16.8mi / 27.1km away
  • Population: 34,109
  • I loved my time living in San Dimas, CA. The Southern California location meant great weather year-round. The location of San Dimas also meant I was never far from exciting entertainment venues. Within a…[read more]

Listed above are the best places to live in Fullerton, CA for 2021. 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 - Fullerton, CA, followed by the best places to live near Fullerton, CA, sorted by Livability Score.

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