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Best Places To Live In Montara, CA

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  • Montara, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 2,895
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score84
  • Hillsborough, CA
  • 7.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,312
  • I’ve lived in Hillsborough for 10 years. The cost of living is extremely expensive in Hillsbourough, but the low crime rates and safe neighborhoods make it well worth it in my mind. The weather is
84
  • Los Altos Hills, CA
  • 23.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,376
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  • Palo Alto, CA
  • 20.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 66,649
  • I have visited Palo Alto twice for business in recent years. I have found it to be a fun trip each time. It has many things to offer for entertainment and fun. One of my favorite places to go to is
84
  • Piedmont, CA
  • 23.8 miles away (City)
  • 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
83
  • Old Palo Alto, Palo Alto, CA
  • 20.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,564
83
  • Atherton, CA
  • 17.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,127
82
  • Belmont, CA
  • 11.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 26,918
  • I live in Belmont, CA and I really enjoy this progressive city. Home to Oracle, many residents of Belmont work there. Belmont has great parks and one of the few surviving buildings of from the
82
  • San Carlos, CA
  • 12.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 29,596
  • San Carlos is a small town - but it’s a nice one. There isn’t much going on when it comes to nightlife, which is why you’d need to head into San Francisco if you wanted anything to do with that (and
82
  • Crocker Highland, Oakland, CA
  • 23.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,280
82
  • Foster City, CA
  • 13.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 32,967
  • Foster City is a good city. It has good parks, it is very safe and it's very diverse. But there are problems with it. There really is nothing to do here in Foster City. It's just a bunch of parks and
81
  • Montclair, Oakland, CA
  • 24.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,011
81
  • Crescent Park, Palo Alto, CA
  • 19.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,831
81
  • West Menlo Park, CA
  • 17.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,830
81
  • Burlingame, CA
  • 7.6 miles away (City)
  • 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
81
  • Duveneck-Saint Francis, Palo Alto, CA
  • 21 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,530
80
  • Professorville, Palo Alto, CA
  • 20.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 811
80
  • Shepherd Canyon, Oakland, CA
  • 25.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,863
80
  • Menlo Park, CA
  • 18.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 33,319
  • I lived in Menlo Park for approximately one year. While living in Menlo Park, two things always come to mind when I look back at my experience living there: peace and tranquility. When you walk or drive
80
  • Jordan Jr Hgh School, Palo Alto, CA
  • 20.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,477
80
  • Millbrae, CA
  • 6.1 miles away (City)
  • 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
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  • Inner Sunset, San Francisco, CA
  • 14.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 27,720
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  • Barron Park, Palo Alto, CA
  • 21.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,098
79
  • Stanford, CA
  • 19.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 14,926
  • I've been living in Stanford for the last 6 years and have enjoyed the small-town atmosphere but the upper class, upper-scale amenities and highly educated neighbors and friends I've developed over my
79
  • Baywood-Aragon, San Mateo, CA
  • 8.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 7,067
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  • Southgate, Palo Alto, CA
  • 20.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 359
78
  • Esther Clark Park, Palo Alto, CA
  • 22.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 144
78
  • Woodminster, Oakland, CA
  • 24.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,530
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  • Outer Sunset, San Francisco, CA
  • 14.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 50,788
77
  • Emerald Lake Hills, CA
  • 13.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,716
77
  • Oakmore, Oakland, CA
  • 24 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,022
77
  • Highlands-Baywood Park, CA
  • 8.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,261
76
  • Moss Beach, CA
  • 2.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,706
76
  • Mills College, Oakland, CA
  • 23.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 907
76
  • Half Moon Bay, CA
  • 6.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,281
  • This is a great community to raise your kids. There are 2 elementary schools in the immediate area (3 if you count Farllone View up in Montara, which is 15 minutes north), one middle-school (Cunha
76
  • Evergreen Park, Palo Alto, CA
  • 20.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,786
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  • Outer Richmond, San Francisco, CA
  • 16 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 36,055
75
  • Woodside, CA
  • 15.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,496
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  • Ladera, CA
  • 19.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,514
75
  • Pacifica, CA
  • 4.1 miles away (City)
  • 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.
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  • Presidio Heights, San Francisco, CA
  • 16.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 8,734
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  • Twin Peaks, San Francisco, CA
  • 14.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 7,538
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  • Alameda, CA
  • 18.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 77,409
  • From a beautiful golf course to a indoor mini golf course miniature of the Bay Area, to bowling alley, and two antique arcades. The best little shopping area in SF Bay. Great restaurants and street
75
  • Joaquin Miller Park, Oakland, CA
  • 24.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 681
75
  • San Mateo, CA
  • 10 miles away (City)
  • Population: 102,224
  • I'm a native of California. I have lived in the southern part of the state and the northern part of the state for most of my life. I have spent the last 29 years in San Mateo. One of the reasons I've
75
  • Parkside, San Francisco, CA
  • 13.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 27,661
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  • Inner Richmond, San Francisco, CA
  • 16.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 38,842
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  • Seacliff, San Francisco, CA
  • 16.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,429
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  • Lincoln Highlands, Oakland, CA
  • 23.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • 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,
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  • Trestle Glen, Oakland, CA
  • 22.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,819
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  • Portola Valley, CA
  • 19.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,550
  • Portola Valley Ranch is a beautiful neighborhood filled with awesome people, animals, and amenities, however, there is a culture of bullying that needs to be addressed. My Mom has been brought to tears

Listed above are the best places to live in Montara, CA for 2019. 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 - Montara, CA, followed by the best places to live near Montara, CA, sorted by Livability Score.

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