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Best Places To Live In Marin City, CA

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  • Marin City, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 3,115
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score86
  • Mill Valley, CA
  • City: 3.0mi / 4.8km away
  • Population: 14,318
  • At the foot of Mount Tamalpais is Mill Valley. Accurately named for long-ago lumber milling operations, the town remains fairly eclectic. You can find money stuffed executives living next to pauper…[read more]
86
  • San Anselmo, CA
  • City: 8.3mi / 13.3km away
  • Population: 12,623
  • San Anselmo, California is a industrial urban town of more than 12,000 residents. The cost of living is expensive, however the quality of homes are worth the pay. The job market here is blooming, jobs…[read more]
86
  • Ross, CA
  • City: 6.9mi / 11.1km away
  • Population: 2,381
86
  • Upper Rockridge, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.4mi / 24.8km away
  • Population: 5,996
85
  • Larkspur, CA
  • City: 4.9mi / 7.8km away
  • Population: 12,268
  • Larkspur, California is the best place to call home in the entire state! We have a great community full of friendly people. There are several different things to do here, the weather is spectacular, and…[read more]
85
  • Tamalpais-Homestead Valley, CA
  • City: 1.4mi / 2.3km away
  • Population: 10,605
  • Imagine finding a town with all the beauty that California has to offer, great people who are more than just neighbors and friend, a solid economy with an active job force, great schools to educate your…[read more]
84
  • Piedmont, CA
  • City: 15.8mi / 25.5km away
  • Population: 11,201
  • Living in the city of Piedmont is an amazing, yet expensive experience. When I lived in Piedmont, there was never a dull day. This city is full of life and excitement. There is always somewhere to go…[read more]
84
  • Kensington, CA
  • City: 12.9mi / 20.7km away
  • Population: 5,602
84
  • Fairfax, CA
  • City: 9.2mi / 14.9km away
  • Population: 7,598
84
  • Tiburon, CA
  • City: 3.2mi / 5.2km away
  • Population: 9,170
83
  • Shepherd Canyon, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.5mi / 28.2km away
  • Population: 1,863
83
  • Glen Highlands, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.1mi / 26.0km away
  • Population: 1,473
83
  • Belvedere, CA
  • City: 2.3mi / 3.7km away
  • Population: 2,017
82
  • Corte Madera, CA
  • City: 4.2mi / 6.8km away
  • Population: 9,694
82
  • Burlingame, CA
  • City: 21.1mi / 33.9km away
  • Population: 30,118
  • I've found my forever city in Burlingame, CA! I'm coming up on my 4th year living in Burlingame, and I couldn't be happier. We get great weather all year round, and are close to everything we could…[read more]
82
  • Millbrae, CA
  • City: 19.8mi / 31.8km away
  • Population: 22,522
  • The title says it all,predominantly an Asian community which explains the low crime rate and staggering property values pricing out the majority and the air port 8 minutes…[read more]
81
  • Crocker Highland, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.1mi / 25.9km away
  • Population: 2,280
81
  • Strawberry, CA
  • City: 1.4mi / 2.3km away
  • Population: 5,689
81
  • Montclair, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.8mi / 27.0km away
  • Population: 4,011
80
  • Kentfield, CA
  • City: 5.1mi / 8.2km away
  • Population: 6,907
80
  • Twin Peaks, San Francisco, CA
  • Neighborhood: 8.8mi / 14.2km away
  • Population: 7,538
80
  • Strawberry CDP (Tuolumne County), CA
  • City: 1.4mi / 2.3km away
  • Population: 116
80
  • Orinda, CA
  • City: 18.8mi / 30.3km away
  • Population: 18,936
  • I guess if you are 55+ years old, this quiet little town is fine for you. I would not recommend it to younger folks. After 8 PM the whole town seems to fall asleep. Even nearby Moraga has more going…[read more]
80
  • Port Costa, CA
  • City: 21.5mi / 34.7km away
  • Population: 228
79
  • Forestland, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.3mi / 27.8km away
  • Population: 1,954
78
  • Mills College, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 19.3mi / 31.1km away
  • Population: 907
78
  • Albany, CA
  • City: 10.8mi / 17.3km away
  • Population: 19,420
  • Living near San Francisco can have its perks, you know. A small town like Albany gives you so much flexibility when it comes to where you want to work, send your kids to school, and where you like to…[read more]
78
  • Outer Richmond, San Francisco, CA
  • Neighborhood: 6.4mi / 10.3km away
  • Population: 36,055
78
  • Benicia, CA
  • City: 24.0mi / 38.7km away
  • Population: 27,780
  • What Inlove about Benicia is it’s not as an Francisco or Sacramento. It’s a nice small town with a lot to offer, and right of the back I would recommend for any family of any size. It was great growing…[read more]
78
  • Merriwood, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.5mi / 26.5km away
  • Population: 3,273
78
  • Sleepy Hollow, CA
  • City: 10.5mi / 16.9km away
  • Population: 2,275
77
  • Panoramic Hill, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.4mi / 24.8km away
  • Population: 1,751
77
  • Pacifica, CA
  • City: 18.4mi / 29.6km away
  • Population: 38,844
  • I love living in Pacifica. It's a small city just south of San Francisco so there is always a ton of things I can do. The downside is that the cost of living is pretty high, but it's totally worth it.…[read more]
77
  • Sausalito, CA
  • City: 1.5mi / 2.4km away
  • Population: 7,115
  • Earlier this year I took a big leap and moved out of my beloved San Francisco to Sausalito. I had always like visiting Sausalito on the weekends but the idea of living in a small town (village) was a bit…[read more]
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  • Lincoln Highlands, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.7mi / 28.4km away
  • Population: 2,445
  • It gets more comfortable and safer as you get up the hill in Dimond and into Lincoln Highlands, and you even start to see great views of the city the further up you get. Although it is a bit secluded,…[read more]
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  • Alto, CA
  • City: 2.4mi / 3.9km away
  • Population: 649
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  • Alameda, CA
  • City: 16.5mi / 26.5km away
  • Population: 77,409
  • Alameda is nestled between Coast Guard Island, and the city of Oakland and the bay water. We have 3 bridges and 2 tunnels that link to the city of Oakland, and 1 bridge that links to Bay Farm/Harbor…[read more]
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  • Pacific Heights, San Francisco, CA
  • Neighborhood: 6.9mi / 11.1km away
  • Population: 19,716
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  • Outer Sunset, San Francisco, CA
  • Neighborhood: 8.1mi / 13.0km away
  • Population: 50,788
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  • Woodminster, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 18.3mi / 29.5km away
  • Population: 1,530
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  • Oakmore, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.2mi / 27.7km away
  • Population: 4,022
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  • Parkside, San Francisco, CA
  • Neighborhood: 9.1mi / 14.6km away
  • Population: 27,661
74
  • Diamond Heights, San Francisco, CA
  • Neighborhood: 9.8mi / 15.7km away
  • Population: 2,239
74
  • West Of Twin Peaks, San Francisco, CA
  • Neighborhood: 9.7mi / 15.6km away
  • Population: 21,375
74
  • Hercules, CA
  • City: 16.1mi / 25.8km away
  • Population: 25,011
  • I live in Hercules, CA and I look forward to each day here. Hercules was named after the Hercules Powder Company, which used to own the land as part of their factory. We are a bedroom community, situated…[read more]
74
  • Brisbane, CA
  • City: 15.3mi / 24.6km away
  • Population: 4,568
74
  • Muir Beach, CA
  • City: 3.7mi / 5.9km away
  • Population: 248
74
  • Presidio Heights, San Francisco, CA
  • Neighborhood: 6.6mi / 10.6km away
  • Population: 8,734
73
  • Marina, San Francisco, CA
  • Neighborhood: 6.3mi / 10.2km away
  • Population: 22,358
73
  • Novato, CA
  • City: 14.9mi / 24.0km away
  • Population: 54,790
  • The city of Novato, California is located across the bay from San Francisco. It is in the county of Marin. This little bit of country is a quiet respite for people who work in San Francisco which is only…[read more]

Listed above are the best places to live in Marin City, 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 - Marin City, CA, followed by the best places to live near Marin City, CA, sorted by Livability Score.

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