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Best Places To Live In Newport Beach, CA

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  • Newport Beach, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 86,813
  • This place has tight streets and overcrowded with rude people who will make fun of you for no reason at Fashion Island. The WiFi there will steal your data. There is an Asian boy who is tall in a light…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score85
  • Great Park, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 11.7mi / 18.8km away
  • Population: 185
84
  • Laguna Beach, CA
  • City: 10.9mi / 17.6km away
  • Population: 23,204
  • Laguna Beach has been my home my whole life and I absolutely love this city! The beautiful sunsets on the amazing beaches are like no other. The weather is so amazing especially in the summers. The…[read more]
83
  • Ladera Ranch, CA
  • City: 17.2mi / 27.7km away
  • Population: 27,121
  • Ladera Ranch is the kind of place that you see on television shows and movies. It’s a small suburb of Los Angeles that tends to cater to families. While there are plenty of single people who live here,…[read more]
83
  • Laguna Woods, CA
  • City: 11.4mi / 18.3km away
  • Population: 16,347
  • I absolutely loved living here with my Grandparents. It's a warm suburban area that I will always remember as my home. I enjoyed the nightlife, the excellent destinations and the diverse assortment of…[read more]
83
  • Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
  • City: 19.0mi / 30.6km away
  • Population: 49,038
  • RSM gives us the small town feel of running into someone you know everyday at the grocery store, gas station or restaurant, while having 10 minute access to big city Irvive amenities. We are 1/2 hour…[read more]
83
  • Oak Creek, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 9.6mi / 15.4km away
  • Population: 11,939
82
  • Cypress, CA
  • City: 15.2mi / 24.4km away
  • Population: 48,978
  • After I got out of the service I moved with my wife and kiddos to Cypress, California. It wasn't my first choice but I had a good job offer there and wanted to move closer to my in-laws who lived in…[read more]
82
  • City College Area, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 18.1mi / 29.1km away
  • Population: 10,097
81
  • Irvine, CA
  • City: 10.0mi / 16.0km away
  • Population: 246,992
  • If you like well tended homes that exude Pride Of Ownership, quality dining choices, top quality malls and attractions, great award-winning schools, University of California Irvine's gorgeous campus,…[read more]
81
  • Alamitos Heights, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.6mi / 25.1km away
  • Population: 2,873
  • The Alamitos Heights Neighborhood of Long Beach is a great place to live. The streets are lined with mature Magnolia Trees. The homes are mix of may style , from original Ranch to new Contemporary. …[read more]
81
  • Turtle Rock, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 7.0mi / 11.3km away
  • Population: 10,223
81
  • Woodbridge, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 8.4mi / 13.6km away
  • Population: 25,315
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  • Northwood, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 11.2mi / 18.0km away
  • Population: 24,509
80
  • West Park, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 7.9mi / 12.7km away
  • Population: 23,037
80
  • Aliso Viejo, CA
  • City: 11.8mi / 19.0km away
  • Population: 50,219
  • I have lived in Aliso Viejo for six months and have found it to be a quiet and relaxing town. I relocated from a nearby city after selling my house. Aliso Viejo is nestled in South Orange County,…[read more]
80
  • Rossmoor, CA
  • City: 14.6mi / 23.5km away
  • Population: 10,933
  • Living in Rossmoor, CA was one of my greatest experiences. Even though I was only here for a short period of time, I was able to do a lot. This city is near the beaches, so there was plenty of tourist…[read more]
80
  • Yorba Linda, CA
  • City: 19.8mi / 31.8km 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]
80
  • North Tustin, CA
  • City: 12.7mi / 20.4km away
  • Population: 26,208
  • North Tustin has become very expensive to live especially the rising taxes. We have a lot to offer, but most businesses in the area raise their prices because we are considered an upscale suburb. I work…[read more]
79
  • Mission Viejo, CA
  • City: 15.7mi / 25.2km away
  • Population: 96,178
  • We moved here in 2014, wish we had made the decision much sooner! It is funny that people here are hush hush about the city to avoid being over crowded with new comers. No idea why the amenities is rated…[read more]
79
  • Park Estates, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.1mi / 25.9km away
  • Population: 2,646
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  • The Plaza, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.6mi / 26.7km away
  • Population: 21,865
79
  • Villa Park, CA
  • City: 15.4mi / 24.7km away
  • Population: 5,922
79
  • Seal Beach, CA
  • City: 12.4mi / 19.9km away
  • Population: 24,510
  • Seal Beach is full of fun and engaging activities, as well as relaxing attractions that can make a day in the city one to remember. Seal Beach food tours are a wonderful way to experience the…[read more]
78
  • Laguna Hills, CA
  • City: 13.3mi / 21.5km away
  • Population: 31,127
  • Get ready to soak up some sunshine while living in Laguna Hills, CA. Living so close to the beach might not be for everyone, but it is fantastic if you love the ocean. Besides the ocean, you are in a…[read more]
78
  • La Palma, CA
  • City: 17.2mi / 27.7km away
  • Population: 15,834
  • Living in La Palma, California provides me with the convenience of being close to Los Angeles, while giving me a good place to raise my family. This community is small and everyone seems to know…[read more]
78
  • Los Alamitos, CA
  • City: 14.5mi / 23.3km away
  • Population: 11,661
  • The city of Los Alamitos is a medium sized suburb of Los Angeles. This is a great neighborhood for all types of families, including ones with kids that are going to school. The city's school districts…[read more]
78
  • Northwood Point, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 12.2mi / 19.7km away
  • Population: 4,857
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  • San Clemente, CA
  • City: 21.6mi / 34.8km away
  • Population: 65,082
  • I've lived here for about 25 years. My kids could walk to the beach and boogie board. It is more laid back than other beach towns. San Clemente has charm and style yet is a practical small city to…[read more]
77
  • City Of Signal Hill, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 18.5mi / 29.8km away
  • Population: 10,207
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  • Dana Point, CA
  • City: 16.4mi / 26.5km away
  • Population: 34,009
  • Dana Point, CA is the place I want to live. Nestled by the sea, Dana Point is all about surfing, beaches and its port. Dana Point is the only site in Orange County that is open to the beach, and it is…[read more]
76
  • Los Altos, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.7mi / 26.8km away
  • Population: 13,766
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  • Anaheim Hills, Anaheim, CA
  • Neighborhood: 18.9mi / 30.5km away
  • Population: 51,966
  • I recently moved to the Anaheim Hills, CA area. I came from a small town back east and wasn't sure what to expect. It was a transfer that brought us here, a company cut back on the coast made…[read more]
76
  • Fountain Valley, CA
  • City: 6.5mi / 10.4km away
  • Population: 56,670
  • While not being nearly as pretentious as some of it's neighbors (looking at you Irvine), Fountain Valley is an agreeable city to live in if you must live in Orange County. But, it's all relative right?…[read more]
76
  • University Park, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 7.4mi / 12.0km away
  • Population: 8,436
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  • Los Cerritos Area, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 21.4mi / 34.4km away
  • Population: 7,391
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  • Uc Irvine, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 5.4mi / 8.6km away
  • Population: 14,912
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  • El Camino Real, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 9.9mi / 15.9km away
  • Population: 16,122
75
  • Huntington Beach, CA
  • City: 5.0mi / 8.0km away
  • Population: 198,724
  • I've lived in Huntington Beach, CA (Orange County) for almost 5 years. I like the suburbs because it's a better alternative to living in LA County (Santa Monica). Orange County is extremely beautiful and…[read more]
75
  • Walnut Village, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 9.9mi / 16.0km away
  • Population: 9,197
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  • Lake Forest, CA
  • City: 14.8mi / 23.8km away
  • Population: 80,658
  • I have lived in Lake Forest, CA and in this city review I will be going over some of Lake Forest's community aspects such as attractions, the community as a whole, the nightlife, different shopping…[read more]
75
  • Las Flores, CA
  • City: 17.7mi / 28.5km away
  • Population: 5,671
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  • Laguna Niguel, CA
  • City: 14.5mi / 23.4km away
  • Population: 64,984
  • ANYONE THINKING ABOUT MOVING TO LAGUNA NIGUEL HAD BETTER RETHINK THEIR DECISION IF IT IS UNDER THE JURISDICTION OF THE LAGUNA KNOWLS H.O.A. IT IS THE MOST RACIALLY ABUSIVE HOSTILE LIVING SITUATION YOU…[read more]
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  • La Mirada, CA
  • City: 20.1mi / 32.3km 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
  • Floral Park, Santa Ana, CA
  • Neighborhood: 10.7mi / 17.1km away
  • Population: 1,619
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  • Placentia, CA
  • City: 18.6mi / 29.9km 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]
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  • Californial Heights, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 20.1mi / 32.3km away
  • Population: 6,988
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  • Turtle Ridge, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 6.1mi / 9.8km away
  • Population: 3,764
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  • Lower Peters Canyon, Irvine, CA
  • Neighborhood: 11.5mi / 18.6km away
  • Population: 22,899
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  • Coto de Caza, CA
  • City: 19.8mi / 31.8km away
  • Population: 14,845
  • Coto de Caza has a number of attractions that each member of your family will be able to take advantage of. The Cinepolis movie theater is a luxury location where you can enjoy a meal while watching…[read more]
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  • El Dorado Park, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.8mi / 25.5km away
  • Population: 5,378

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

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