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Best Places To Live In Marion, NC

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  • Marion, NC
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 7,873
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score78
  • Black Mountain, NC
  • 18.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,168
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  • Salem, NC
  • 17 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,173
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  • West Marion, NC
  • 2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,447
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  • Chimney Rock Village, NC
  • 21.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 98
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  • Gerton, NC
  • 24.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 287
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  • Burnsville, NC
  • 23.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,674
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  • Spruce Pine, NC
  • 16.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,211
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  • Glen Alpine, NC
  • 12.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,351
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  • Morganton, NC
  • 17.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 16,717
  • The courthouse and movie theater grab at your heart for that small town feel, however, after many, many visits and looking for housing, it was clear that there is a severe lack decent housing and you
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  • Lake Lure, NC
  • 19.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,363
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  • Old Fort, NC
  • 10.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,136
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  • Montreat, NC
  • 16.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 521
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  • Edneyville, NC
  • 26.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,159

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

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