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Best Places To Live In Nelson, GA

  • Nelson, GA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 1,470
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score87
  • Woodstock, GA
  • City: 20.7mi / 33.3km away
  • Population: 27,964
  • Perfect place to retire, raise a family, or just simply be. I have no real complaints, except that traffic is definitely getting more congested every few years or so. Thus, the secret is out and people…[read more]
  • Sugar Hill, GA
  • City: 27.0mi / 43.5km away
  • Population: 20,889
  • Sugar Hill is a beautiful city just a glance away from Lake Lanier. It's outside of the Atlanta Area--behind Alpharetta and Duluth--giving it access to an amazing city and a unique look at two of…[read more]
  • Ball Ground, GA
  • City: 2.5mi / 4.1km away
  • Population: 1,831
  • Cumming, GA
  • City: 18.0mi / 29.0km away
  • Population: 5,740
  • Milton, GA
  • City: 16.5mi / 26.6km away
  • Population: 36,755
  • The peach state has always been a [place that I enjoy. Georgia and its many cities have a been a second home for me as long as I could remember. Each city and town have its own type of magic and that…[read more]
  • Canton, GA
  • City: 11.4mi / 18.3km away
  • Population: 25,022
  • Never say you weren't warned! We have lived in Canton, Georgia for one year and are planning a move AWAY!! In the course of this year there have been multiple shootings, robberies and countless…[read more]
  • Holly Springs, GA
  • City: 16.0mi / 25.8km away
  • Population: 10,351
  • I've lived in Holly Springs for about 10 years. The town is full of friendly people, and there are quite a few things to do if you enjoy being outside. However, you have to drive about 15 miles away from…[read more]
  • Dawsonville, GA
  • City: 14.5mi / 23.4km away
  • Population: 2,478
  • Amazing Schools, Amazing People, Great and Fun things to do, many neighborhoods have kids. Only about a hour from Atlanta. We have a wide variety of restaurants and shopping…[read more]
  • Talking Rock, GA
  • City: 12.4mi / 20.0km away
  • Population: 85
  • Jasper, GA
  • City: 7.1mi / 11.4km away
  • Population: 3,732
  • Fairmount, GA
  • City: 19.2mi / 30.8km away
  • Population: 928
  • Waleska, GA
  • City: 11.1mi / 17.9km away
  • Population: 675
  • Ranger, GA
  • City: 21.2mi / 34.0km away
  • Population: 175

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

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