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Best Places To Live In Lancaster, PA

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  • Lancaster, PA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 59,341
  • I lived in Lancaster, PA during the period of time between getting out of college and getting married. I loved the quietness of the country roads and the vastly different bar and club scene found in the
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score85
  • Lititz, PA
  • 7.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,209
84
  • Hershey, PA
  • 24.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 14,338
  • Who doesn't want to live in a city with a huge chocolate factory? Hershey is the best selling brand of candy in the US. With the smell of chocolate wafts everywhere, dieters don't stand much of a chance.
84
  • East Petersburg, PA
  • 5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,516
84
  • East York, PA
  • 20.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,467
82
  • Reamstown, PA
  • 15.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,664
82
  • Palmdale, PA
  • 24.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,043
81
  • Stonybrook, PA
  • 18 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,254
81
  • Landisville, PA
  • 6.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,769
81
  • Elizabethtown, PA
  • 17.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,598
  • If you are Protestant, and are looking for a place not for dog owners, this is the place. It is largely white and Protestant, poorly run government, and pet owners don't matter. There are no parks which
81
  • Lebanon South, PA
  • 20.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,413
80
  • Yorklyn, PA
  • 18.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,946
80
  • Springmont, PA
  • 25.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 715
80
  • Millersville, PA
  • 3.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,370
  • The amenity rankings that attributed to the Livability Score for Millersville are not very accurate. The Borough has a very nice grocery store, coffee shops, specialty shops, an elementary school, a
80
  • Lampeter, PA
  • 4.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,435
80
  • Akron, PA
  • 9.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,956
  • Akron is a tiny town not far from Lancaster, PA. I am not native to this area or the state even, but I have been living her almost 9 years. The area is quaint, conservative, and lacking diversity in
80
  • Adamstown, PA
  • 18.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,112
80
  • Dallastown, PA
  • 20.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,816
80
  • Grill, PA
  • 26.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,510
80
  • New Holland, PA
  • 11.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,418
80
  • Salunga, PA
  • 7.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,725
80
  • Rheems, PA
  • 15.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,551
80
  • Palmyra, PA
  • 24.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,481
  • Elizabethtown might be the best place to live west of Lancaster, Reading, and Allentown, Southeastern Pennyvania's westernmost town (E-town,) still lacks a lot of pluses. Palmyra is 11 miles n of
79
  • Ephrata, PA
  • 11.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,714
  • I have been living in Ephrata, PA for 17 years. The area is what one would call an average town. What you need is close by if they are essential, but nothing city wise. The town is still on the small
79
  • Blue Ball, PA
  • 13.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 856
79
  • Lincoln Park, PA
  • 25 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,612
79
  • Kenhorst, PA
  • 26.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,856
79
  • West Wyomissing, PA
  • 25.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,203
79
  • Denver, PA
  • 15.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,870
79
  • Witmer, PA
  • 4.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 855
79
  • Mohnton, PA
  • 23.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,036
78
  • Conestoga, PA
  • 7.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,203
78
  • Clay, PA
  • 12.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,379
78
  • Swartzville, PA
  • 17.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,831
78
  • West Lawn, PA
  • 25.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,796
78
  • Cornwall, PA
  • 16.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,232
78
  • Sinking Spring, PA
  • 24.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,066
77
  • Shillington, PA
  • 25.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,265
77
  • Wrightsville, PA
  • 12.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,358
76
  • Gap, PA
  • 15.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,071
76
  • Reinholds, PA
  • 18.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,885
76
  • Alleghenyville, PA
  • 21.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,057
76
  • Brownstown, PA
  • 7.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,621
76
  • Mountville, PA
  • 7.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,852
75
  • Montrose Manor, PA
  • 2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 558
75
  • Pennwyn, PA
  • 24.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 761
75
  • East Prospect, PA
  • 12.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,025
75
  • Red Lion, PA
  • 19 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,318
74
  • Marietta, PA
  • 13.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,601
74
  • Strasburg, PA
  • 7.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,885
74
  • Bainbridge, PA
  • 19 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,640

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

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