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Best Places To Live In Gainesville, FL

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  • Gainesville, FL
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 128,610
  • Gainesville is a good place to be if you are a college student, as UF has some of the best programs in the nation, and even the community college here is number one in the country. Not only that, but…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score86
  • Keystone Heights, FL
  • City: 19.6mi / 31.5km away
  • Population: 1,530
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  • High Springs, FL
  • City: 18.9mi / 30.4km away
  • Population: 5,678
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  • Alachua, FL
  • City: 14.1mi / 22.8km away
  • Population: 9,553
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  • Micanopy, FL
  • City: 10.4mi / 16.7km away
  • Population: 636
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  • Archer, FL
  • City: 13.6mi / 21.9km away
  • Population: 1,397
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  • East Williston, FL
  • City: 19.0mi / 30.6km away
  • Population: 626
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  • Hawthorne, FL
  • City: 15.1mi / 24.3km away
  • Population: 1,711
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  • McIntosh, FL
  • City: 15.3mi / 24.6km away
  • Population: 373
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  • Brooker, FL
  • City: 16.3mi / 26.3km away
  • Population: 463
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  • Newberry, FL
  • City: 16.0mi / 25.7km away
  • Population: 5,410
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  • La Crosse, FL
  • City: 13.8mi / 22.2km away
  • Population: 259
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  • Hampton, FL
  • City: 18.5mi / 29.7km away
  • Population: 452
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  • East Bronson, FL
  • City: 20.8mi / 33.4km away
  • Population: 2,321
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  • Waldo, FL
  • City: 13.6mi / 21.8km away
  • Population: 846
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  • Williston, FL
  • City: 19.7mi / 31.6km away
  • Population: 2,740
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  • Reddick, FL
  • City: 21.0mi / 33.8km away
  • Population: 733
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  • Bronson, FL
  • City: 23.5mi / 37.8km away
  • Population: 857
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  • Raleigh, FL
  • City: 16.5mi / 26.6km away
  • Population: 285
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  • Worthington Springs, FL
  • City: 19.8mi / 31.8km away
  • Population: 550

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

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