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Best Places To Live In Murrieta, CA

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  • Murrieta, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 108,583
  • I moved to Murrieta 6 years ago because it was more affordable to live here than in San Diego County. The one great thing is that there are plenty of shops close by for everything you would need. The…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score74
  • Temecula, CA
  • City: 6.4mi / 10.3km away
  • Population: 108,965
  • We have lived here 14 years. It's an Agenda 21 city, which really hasn't had much of a visual effect until lately. There are theatres, many restaurants still, a mall and it's centrally located between…[read more]
74
  • Canyon Lake, CA
  • City: 9.1mi / 14.6km away
  • Population: 10,985
  • Living in Canyon Lake, CA is a luxurious experience. Waterfront property, boating and other water sports, and a safe, gated community are some of the best things about living here! Homes sit lakeside,…[read more]
74
  • Bonsall, CA
  • City: 19.7mi / 31.7km away
  • Population: 4,294
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  • Warm Springs, CA
  • City: 12.5mi / 20.0km away
  • Population: 1,709
69
  • Menifee, CA
  • City: 8.1mi / 13.1km away
  • Population: 84,978
  • Very nice, quiet place to live, at least in my neighborhood ... and much more affordable compared to North County, San Diego, where we lived before Menifee. I'm a lot happier…[read more]
67
  • French Valley, CA
  • City: 3.4mi / 5.5km away
  • Population: 27,949
  • French Valley is a very family oriented neighborhood in Riverside County in Southern California. It is the perfect neighborhood for raising children. Most of the population in French Valley are married…[read more]
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  • Winchester, CA
  • City: 11.8mi / 19.0km away
  • Population: 2,407
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  • Wildomar, CA
  • City: 5.0mi / 8.0km away
  • Population: 34,775
  • I absolutely love living in Wildomar because of the beautiful weather. Businesses and homes are consistently being built. We have many restaurants and shopping, but we still have that small town feel.…[read more]
64
  • Pala, CA
  • City: 15.7mi / 25.3km away
  • Population: 1,006
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  • Lake Elsinore, CA
  • City: 11.5mi / 18.4km away
  • Population: 60,230
  • I moved to Lake Elsinore in December of 2004. Let me say since I have moved here this city has changed phenomenally for the better. Let's start with the transformation of the lake. It was known in the…[read more]
62
  • Camp Pendleton North, CA
  • City: 19.0mi / 30.5km away
  • Population: 7,885
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  • San Jacinto, CA
  • City: 19.8mi / 31.8km away
  • Population: 46,375
  • Five years ago I lived in San Jacinto, California. This city was my favorite place to live in. I would have stayed if it weren't me relocating to New York for a job. As a past resident in the city of San…[read more]
60
  • Perris, CA
  • City: 15.2mi / 24.4km away
  • Population: 73,718
  • I have lived in Perris California for many years and can proudly say that overall it is a great city to grow up in. It was the perfect size population wise for my family and I with just over 72,000…[read more]
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  • Lake Mathews, CA
  • City: 23.3mi / 37.4km away
  • Population: 5,956
  • I’ve lived in this community for 8 years and it is truly a beautiful and preserved hidden gem. Cajalco Rd is a great backroad to escape the 91 Freeway traffic and it is far away from all the freeway and…[read more]
57
  • Nuevo, CA
  • City: 16.1mi / 25.9km away
  • Population: 7,634
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  • Hemet, CA
  • City: 15.9mi / 25.6km away
  • Population: 82,748
  • I grew up here moved away several times but came back due to affordability. There are plenty of places to shop for grocery and other needs. We have a nice Farmers Market, car show every Friday and the…[read more]
57
  • Rainbow, CA
  • City: 11.6mi / 18.7km away
  • Population: 1,780
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  • Temescal Valley, CA
  • City: 20.4mi / 32.9km away
  • Population: 24,797
  • I lived in Temescal Valley for about a year but eventually moved north because the city just didn't have enough attractions to keep me there. It's nestled along the Santa Ana Mountains and while it's a…[read more]
56
  • Fallbrook, CA
  • City: 13.8mi / 22.1km away
  • Population: 31,771
  • I'm lucky to be living here in Fallbrook with my boyfriend and our 2 weimaraners. It's a small, charming little town, somewhat cut off from the rest of San Diego county. As the saying goes, "you don't…[read more]
56
  • Green Acres, CA
  • City: 13.0mi / 20.9km away
  • Population: 2,560
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  • Meadowbrook, CA
  • City: 11.9mi / 19.2km away
  • Population: 2,782
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  • East Hemet, CA
  • City: 18.0mi / 29.0km away
  • Population: 18,764
  • I have lived in East Hemet for 2 years now and all I can say is, I wouldn't. It is not exactly easy to live here. I have lived in quite a few different towns and places, and this is one of the worst…[read more]
49
  • Lakeview, CA
  • City: 18.1mi / 29.2km away
  • Population: 2,149
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  • Romoland, CA
  • City: 13.4mi / 21.6km away
  • Population: 1,769
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  • Homeland, CA
  • City: 12.8mi / 20.6km away
  • Population: 6,628
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  • Lakeland Village, CA
  • City: 11.5mi / 18.4km away
  • Population: 11,698
  • I live in Lakeland Village, CA and it probably the most incredible city I’ve ever seen. The community is lively and creates an excellent platform to socialize. There is excellent public transport, mild…[read more]
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  • Valle Vista, CA
  • City: 21.0mi / 33.8km away
  • Population: 16,244
  • Living in Valle Vista, CA was an incredible experience for me and my family. It was definitely different that what we are use to. We lived here for a short period, but got to experience a lot here. There…[read more]
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  • Aguanga, CA
  • City: 21.0mi / 33.8km away
  • Population: 673
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  • Good Hope, CA
  • City: 14.6mi / 23.5km away
  • Population: 9,471
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  • Mead Valley, CA
  • City: 18.8mi / 30.3km away
  • Population: 19,468
  • Unfortunately, I am currently living in Mead Valley, CA, which is not something I recommend. The only redeeming quality is the weather, which ranges between 50 to 79 degrees depending on the season.…[read more]

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

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