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Best Places To Live In Monrovia, CA

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  • Monrovia, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 37,090
  • Monrovia is a little bit to the northeast of Los Angeles, and a pretty good choice if you work in the city or are relocating to the area. One thing I liked a lot about the city is how mild the winters…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score85
  • San Marino, CA
  • City: 7.9mi / 12.7km away
  • Population: 13,324
  • Living in San Marino, CA was very fast paced and a little stressful. I say stressful and past paced because of the cost of living. Living here was very expensive. The cost of living only continues to…[read more]
84
  • La Cañada Flintridge, CA
  • City: 12.7mi / 20.5km away
  • Population: 20,477
  • If you have over a million dollars and want a wonderful location, safe neighborhood and great schools, this is the town for you. La Canada is near everything but the beach. You can reach Downtown La, The…[read more]
84
  • Sierra Madre, CA
  • City: 3.8mi / 6.1km away
  • Population: 11,067
  • The city of Sierra Madre is one of the best destinations for couples, a family or even for any person willing to get a new experience. The town is based at the foothill of San Gabriel Mountains. For the…[read more]
84
  • Rossmoyne, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 14.9mi / 23.9km away
  • Population: 8,294
83
  • Oakmont, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 14.8mi / 23.9km away
  • Population: 719
82
  • San Pasqual, CA
  • City: 7.0mi / 11.2km away
  • Population: 2,017
82
  • Arcadia, CA
  • City: 3.7mi / 5.9km away
  • Population: 57,755
  • I have lived in Arcadia, California for about 15 years and I can say that it is certainly a magnificent place. It is a perfect place to visit or to live in and excellent for the whole family as well. One…[read more]
82
  • South Pasadena, CA
  • City: 10.5mi / 17.0km away
  • Population: 25,936
  • Living in South Pasadena is a ton of fun as a young adult! There’s a ton of things to do, great shopping, and plenty of opportunities to make new friends every day. There’s about 25,000 of us so you…[read more]
80
  • Sparr Heights, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 14.5mi / 23.3km away
  • Population: 1,810
80
  • Verdugo Woodlands, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 13.9mi / 22.4km away
  • Population: 7,722
79
  • Yorba Linda, CA
  • City: 21.4mi / 34.5km away
  • Population: 67,362
  • This was one of the best exercises I’ve ever had. I’ve played sports and exercised a lot in my life, I even did kick boxing. That place doesn’t compare. The staff was friendly and welcoming. I wasn’t…[read more]
79
  • Walnut, CA
  • City: 11.5mi / 18.4km away
  • Population: 30,026
  • I've lived in Walnut, CA for about 2 years now, and I couldn't be happier with my decision to move here. It is quiet, safe, and you are close to all kinds of fun things to do! The Annual Walnut Family…[read more]
79
  • La Crescenta-Montrose, CA
  • City: 15.1mi / 24.3km away
  • Population: 19,824
  • I moved to La Crescenta-Montrose two years ago with my family. Though we were looking for something a little cheaper, this area was the only one that was safe enough and had good enough schools for us to…[read more]
79
  • Emerald Isle, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 12.6mi / 20.2km away
  • Population: 742
79
  • Chino Hills, CA
  • City: 18.8mi / 30.2km away
  • Population: 77,266
  • When I first visited Chino Hills I couldn't help but think of how beautiful it was. With rolling green hills, snow covered mountains in the background and a modern urban center Chino Hills has become one…[read more]
78
  • Brockmont, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.6mi / 25.0km away
  • Population: 596
77
  • Crescenta Highlands, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.2mi / 26.0km away
  • Population: 10,550
76
  • El Miradero, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.2mi / 27.6km away
  • Population: 3,627
76
  • Whiting Woods, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.6mi / 25.1km away
  • Population: 95
76
  • Placentia, CA
  • City: 20.9mi / 33.6km away
  • Population: 52,168
  • I grew up in Placentia, California. As a child, it was a wonderful place to live. My parents often complained about the traffic, but I didn't care because I went to a great high school close to my house…[read more]
75
  • Chevy Chase, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 12.7mi / 20.4km away
  • Population: 4,263
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  • Diamond Bar, CA
  • City: 14.7mi / 23.7km away
  • Population: 56,456
  • While growing up and seeing other states and cities in my travels, I have always know that Southern California is one of a kind. From my first visit to my in-laws, I knew that I would one day move to…[read more]
75
  • Greenbriar, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 14.6mi / 23.4km away
  • Population: 1,945
75
  • Temple City, CA
  • City: 6.0mi / 9.6km away
  • Population: 36,084
  • Temple City is perfect for when you're looking for a small city that's still packed with amenities and opportunities. Temple City is a short drive from Los Angeles. I've been living in Temple City and I…[read more]
75
  • Montrose Verdugo City, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 14.6mi / 23.6km away
  • Population: 7,265
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  • Rancho San Rafael, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 13.2mi / 21.3km away
  • Population: 823
75
  • San Rafael Hills, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 13.2mi / 21.3km away
  • Population: 1,580
74
  • Brea, CA
  • City: 17.8mi / 28.6km away
  • Population: 41,351
  • While visiting several different cities in California. I had a perfect peace about Brea Ca. So here we are. Close proximity to schools, shopping, restaurants, theaters, post office and churches. Easy…[read more]
74
  • San Dimas, CA
  • City: 10.8mi / 17.4km away
  • Population: 34,109
  • I loved my time living in San Dimas, CA. The Southern California location meant great weather year-round. The location of San Dimas also meant I was never far from exciting entertainment venues. Within a…[read more]
74
  • Verdugo Mountains, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.1mi / 25.9km away
  • Population: 4,172
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  • La Mirada, CA
  • City: 18.2mi / 29.2km away
  • Population: 49,130
  • I was born just down the road from La Merida, California. My parents moved several times while I was young but we always stayed in this part of the state. Southern California has so much to offer with…[read more]
74
  • East Pasadena, CA
  • City: 5.6mi / 9.1km away
  • Population: 6,159
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  • La Verne, CA
  • City: 12.6mi / 20.3km away
  • Population: 32,078
  • I lived a good portion of my life in La Verne, Ca. Living in La Verne was full of fun and great times. The city is in Southern California and situated between San Dimas and Claremont. It is also next to…[read more]
73
  • Claremont, CA
  • City: 15.7mi / 25.3km away
  • Population: 35,827
  • I lived in Claremont for a few years and it was a pretty good city to live in. It's between Los Angeles and San Bernadino, plus it has Angeles National Forest directly to the north, so it's in a really…[read more]
73
  • Rose Hills, CA
  • City: 11.2mi / 18.0km away
  • Population: 3,033
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  • La Habra Heights, CA
  • City: 14.3mi / 23.0km away
  • Population: 5,406
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  • Bradbury, CA
  • City: 1.2mi / 1.9km away
  • Population: 954
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  • East San Gabriel, CA
  • City: 6.3mi / 10.1km away
  • Population: 15,787
  • Some of the best areas in East San Gabriel CA include the Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens, Bonelli Park and Turnbull Canyon. These are fun places to visit and offer magnificent scenery. When you…[read more]
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  • Scholl Canyon, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 11.8mi / 19.0km away
  • Population: 785
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  • Somerset, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 14.3mi / 23.1km away
  • Population: 5,523
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  • Burbank, CA
  • City: 19.6mi / 31.6km away
  • Population: 104,583
  • I'm not sure anyone can really rank all aspects of a city, so as a disclaimer I am a retiree who does not go to nightclubs, have children in school, or walk a dog. Having acknowledged some blind spots,…[read more]
71
  • East Central, Pasadena, CA
  • Neighborhood: 6.9mi / 11.2km away
  • Population: 20,408
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  • San Gabriel Mountains, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.4mi / 26.4km away
  • Population: 1,083
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  • Glendale, CA
  • City: 15.5mi / 25.0km away
  • Population: 197,895
  • This is based upon the experience of an L.A. native and my British National wife). We moved to Glendale in 2018 settling in an area between Downtown and Rossmoyne where we managed to secure a lovely,…[read more]
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  • Glenwood, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.5mi / 26.5km away
  • Population: 9,401
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  • Montecito Park, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 13.9mi / 22.4km away
  • Population: 1,195
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  • Verdugo Viejo, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.8mi / 25.4km away
  • Population: 10,395
71
  • Sunland, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 19.2mi / 30.8km away
  • Population: 19,165
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  • Los Feliz, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.8mi / 28.6km away
  • Population: 32,513
  • I'm a current visitor of Los Feliz, Los Angeles. I walk all the way to Los Feliz from Glendale, CA; of which people would think that it's a crazy idea but its a good amount of walking and workout to stay…[read more]
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  • Woodbury, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 14.3mi / 22.9km away
  • Population: 3,666

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

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