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Best Places To Live In Lawrence, MA

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  • Lawrence, MA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 79,337
  • I have lived in Lawrence, MA for about 10 years. This is one of the quietest places I have seen, and it's a beautiful area to raise my children. There are several parks in the city, and I enjoy meeting
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score84
  • Winchester, MA
  • 17.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 22,491
  • Living in Winchester creates a volley of issues for those who don't love New England winter, the Patriots, and real northern culture. I know the winters can be harsh, but that is only part of the year.
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  • Melrose, MA
  • 17.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 27,787
  • Melrose has a lot of historic sites that make visiting the city (or living there) especially interesting. There are also several dining options that you'll want to take advantage of, especially if you'll
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  • Reading, MA
  • 11.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 25,490
  • Living in Reading, Massachusetts is wonderful as it has all the small town charm while not being too far away from the big city of Boston! People in this community are quite friendly and neighborly, the
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  • Lexington, MA
  • 17.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 32,936
  • Wow, I really love living in Lexington, MA. because city is full of culture and history. Its known world over as the birth place of the United States of America, where the battle of the American
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  • Andover, MA
  • 3.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,194
  • Andover is a town filled with rich high educated families. It is well known for being filled with rich snooty rude people. They say you would be lucky to find someone who isn't. The children are rude and
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  • Newburyport, MA
  • 15.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 17,837
  • Newburyport is very quiet and laid back. We have a historic market area that provides more of a variety especially in the summer where we have several festivals. It is nice to be within walking distance
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  • Arlington, MA
  • 19.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 44,408
  • I have lived in Arlington, Massachusetts almost all my life. I moved there with my parents when I was just 6 years old, since then I have fallen in love with the city and it's calm and cool seasons and
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  • Topsfield, MA
  • 11.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,435
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  • Swampscott, MA
  • 21.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 14,250
  • I enjoy living in Swampscott because even though it is only 15 miles or so from Boston, it really has the feel of being a small beach town. History seems present everywhere. For example, I commute to
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  • Littleton Common, MA
  • 19.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,002
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  • Maynard, MA
  • 24.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,526
  • I don't know how to put into words what it feels like to be living in a wonderful place like Maynard, MA. To say it's one of the best areas in the whole state just doesn't do it justice. You really have
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  • Stoneham, MA
  • 16 miles away (City)
  • Population: 21,831
  • Stoneham, Massachusetts Is a quaint little suburb just outside of the bustling city of Boston. With a population of just under 22,000, Stoneham Is much quieter than inner-city Boston. Of course, there
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  • Danvers, MA
  • 13.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 27,558
  • Danvers is beyond quiet, and a great place to raise a family. Growing up here I made so many friends throughout high school, memories that will last a lifetime. I was surprised we managed to do that, as
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  • Wakefield, MA
  • 14.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 26,399
  • I absolutely adore living in Wakefield! I’ve lived here almost all of my life (short stint in Maine) and love living in a town where people actually care about you. The public school is great, my
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  • Marblehead, MA
  • 21.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 20,363
  • Living in Marblehead is a thrill honestly. I love the state and living right here in the Massachusetts Bay is spectacular in more ways than one. I can't count how many crabs and lobster we caught on our
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  • Woburn, MA
  • 14.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 39,220
  • The best thing about Woburn, MA is that it is 9 miles from Boston so everything is easily accessible. I love going to the Middlesex Fells Reservation to hike, sightsee and enjoy what nature has to offer.
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  • Lynnfield, MA
  • 13.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,489
  • I've been living in Lynnfield Massachusetts for 5 years and have enjoyed the small-town atmosphere in this community on the outskirts of Boston that has provided me and my family with a very unique
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  • Hampton, NH
  • 23.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,542
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  • Londonderry, NH
  • 14.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,049
  • I underwent an incredible experience while living in Londonderry New Hampshire. The city is a part of Rockingham County. Londonderry is north of Manchester New Hampshire. The town is famous for its apple
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  • Exeter, NH
  • 22 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,022
  • as a long time resident I h ave watched the phillips exeter acadamy destroy quality of life with the on going contruction, with the town fathers giving our roads away to pea. there are 5 road closures
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  • Beverly, MA
  • 19 miles away (City)
  • Population: 40,967
  • If you love Boston but hate living in the city, Beverly is definitely the best option. I’ve been living in Beverly for the past 10 years and, after living in the city my entire childhood and adolescence,
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  • Wilmington, MA
  • 9.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 23,310
  • I like living in Wilmington, it's a very pleasant city. The homes here are expensive, even by Massachusetts' standards, but in my opinion, the cost of living is worth it. Boston is pretty close which
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  • Burlington, MA
  • 13.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 25,698
  • Burlington has been my home for years now and I love living here. It's close enough to Boston that you can head down to the city whenever you feel like it. Plus, that opens up a huge amount of
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  • Essex, MA
  • 20.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,476
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  • Hampton Beach, NH
  • 23.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,264
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  • Hudson, NH
  • 14.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,961
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  • Ipswich, MA
  • 17.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,215
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  • Amesbury Town, MA
  • 14.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 17,082
  • Amesbury MA, is such a cute suburban town. My family has lived in the area for the past twenty years. The area has many cul-de-sacs and beautiful yards. It reminds me of how New England would be
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  • Methuen Town, MA
  • 3.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 49,043
  • I have lived in Methuen Town, MA for about five years. I moved to the area because of a promotion at work, and I have loved the area ever since. The weather is beautiful, and there are so many things to
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  • Pinehurst, MA
  • 12.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,546
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  • Nashua, NH
  • 17.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 87,279
  • Trash removal awful, all night parties unchecked, parking awful, credit card #'s lifted and food poisoning and objects in food (piece of thin metal at Italian restaurant on Daniel Webster highway). Folks
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  • Medford, MA
  • 19.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 57,180
  • Medford, Massachusetts is a city located near Boston. I have lived in Medford for five years, and I cannot imagine living anywhere else. The atmosphere is relaxing, and the scenery is beautiful. I enjoy
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  • East Merrimack, NH
  • 20.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,920
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  • Saugus, MA
  • 17.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 27,773
  • I have been living in Saugus Maryland for the last 4 years and have enjoyed the professional environment and classy people that live in this diverse community. I have enjoyed the small-time feel but with
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  • Nahant, MA
  • 22.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,471
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  • Salisbury, MA
  • 18.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,992
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  • Peabody, MA
  • 16.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 52,235
  • As someone who has lived in the small state of Massachusetts for my entire life I have had the chance to visit nearly all of the state's cities and towns. Among the ones I have frequently visited is the
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  • Derry, NH
  • 15 miles away (City)
  • Population: 22,392
  • I moved here from Atlanta Georgia to have a safe, educationally oriented environment to raise my daughter. It has been a wonderful experience these last 16
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  • Malden, MA
  • 19.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 60,732
  • I don't know about you, but I like to live somewhere beautiful. Some people can get away with living in the middle of a big city, with steel and concrete always in your face and horns blaring constantly.
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  • Seabrook Beach, NH
  • 21.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 958
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  • West Concord, MA
  • 21.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,622
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  • Salem, MA
  • 19.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 42,804
  • Salem is perfect to come and enjoy....spend 3 or 4 days and be in a safe friendly unique city that offers many different experiences all within walking distance. National Maritime Center and Visitor
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  • Rowley, MA
  • 15 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,576
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  • Boxford, MA
  • 9.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,472
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  • Revere, MA
  • 21.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 53,165
  • When my family had to move to Revere, MA I was apprehensive. Coming from a thriving metropolis to a smaller town was new, but also exciting. The city has around 51,000 people, so it is large enough to
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  • Haverhill, MA
  • 6.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 62,340
  • The Haverhill, MA is beautiful in the summers and cold in the winters. I lived there for about a year when my job transferred me to the area 2010. For people that are relocating, they will need to get a
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  • Hanscom AFB, MA
  • 17.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,943
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  • Lowell, MA
  • 9.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 109,871
  • I recently traveled to Lowell, MA to attend a concert at the Lowell Auditorium. I had a wonderful time. Lowell Auditorium was a very good place to attend a concert. The location of the auditorium was
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  • Lynn, MA
  • 18.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 92,074
  • During my time in the city of Lynn, I have to say the most fun I had was at Nahant Beach Reservation. The days that I was not laying on the beach I experienced parasailing, windsurfing, and rented a Jet
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  • Manchester, NH
  • 24.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 110,231
  • Manchester used to be a great place to live now it is corrupt with drugs and crime. the police are everywhere and its not safe. I have been gone a year and when i went to visit it looked dirty and the

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