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Best Places To Live In North Gate, CA

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  • North Gate, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 465
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score87
  • Lafayette, CA
  • City: 6.7mi / 10.8km away
  • Population: 25,381
  • Lafayette is an incredible small city across the bay from San Francisco. It is tucked in between many small parks that are very fun to spend time in, no matter what time of year it is. The Lafayette…[read more]
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  • Contra Costa Centre, CA
  • City: 3.3mi / 5.4km away
  • Population: 6,190
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  • Danville, CA
  • City: 6.7mi / 10.7km away
  • Population: 43,758
  • I lived in Danville California for the better part of my childhood, and I still travel there to visit my parents and grandparents during holidays. The city is a very calm place, and in my opinion a great…[read more]
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  • San Ramon, CA
  • City: 8.8mi / 14.1km away
  • Population: 74,366
  • And a San Ramon native I for one can vouch for the fact that it is single-handedly one of the most beautiful places in the Bay. With a very mild climate and beautiful atmosphere, San Ramon is also a…[read more]
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  • Saranap, CA
  • City: 4.4mi / 7.1km away
  • Population: 6,211
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  • Dublin, CA
  • City: 14.5mi / 23.3km away
  • Population: 54,523
  • I have lived near Dublin, California in the East Bay Area for several years and it is an absolutely lovely place to live, if you have the money of course. Dublin is a very expensive part of the East Bay…[read more]
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  • Kensington, CA
  • City: 15.5mi / 25.0km away
  • Population: 5,602
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  • Shepherd Canyon, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 12.1mi / 19.4km away
  • Population: 1,863
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  • Piedmont, CA
  • City: 13.9mi / 22.4km away
  • 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…[read more]
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  • Glen Highlands, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 13.0mi / 20.8km away
  • Population: 1,473
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  • Pleasanton, CA
  • City: 17.7mi / 28.5km away
  • Population: 77,046
  • I used to live here for few years. At first I thought it was quiet and peaceful. The city was clean and I had all shopping centers nearby. But the whole place's attitude changed once the recession set in…[read more]
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  • Alamo, CA
  • City: 3.7mi / 5.9km away
  • Population: 16,078
  • I've lived all over the beautiful state of California and I can honestly say that Alamo is one of the best areas in the whole state to call home. Living in Alamo (a suburb of San Francisco Bay/East Bay)…[read more]
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  • Crocker Highland, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 14.1mi / 22.7km away
  • Population: 2,280
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  • Orinda, CA
  • City: 9.4mi / 15.2km away
  • Population: 18,936
  • I guess if you are 55+ years old, this quiet little town is fine for you. I would not recommend it to younger folks. After 8 PM the whole town seems to fall asleep. Even nearby Moraga has more going…[read more]
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  • Upper Rockridge, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 13.6mi / 21.9km away
  • Population: 5,996
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  • Port Costa, CA
  • City: 14.0mi / 22.5km away
  • Population: 228
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  • Montclair, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 12.7mi / 20.5km away
  • Population: 4,011
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  • Acalanes Ridge, CA
  • City: 4.4mi / 7.1km away
  • Population: 1,000
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  • Forestland, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 11.8mi / 19.0km away
  • Population: 1,954
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  • Moraga, CA
  • City: 8.0mi / 12.9km away
  • Population: 16,977
  • I have lived in Moraga, CA for a couple of years now and it is a wonderful place to create a life for yourself. The city has access to all of the fun of the San Francisco bay area without the hustle and…[read more]
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  • Mills College, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 13.2mi / 21.2km away
  • Population: 907
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  • Reliez Valley, CA
  • City: 6.2mi / 9.9km away
  • Population: 3,595
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  • Albany, CA
  • City: 17.5mi / 28.1km away
  • Population: 19,420
  • Living near San Francisco can have its perks, you know. A small town like Albany gives you so much flexibility when it comes to where you want to work, send your kids to school, and where you like to…[read more]
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  • Benicia, CA
  • City: 14.0mi / 22.5km away
  • Population: 27,780
  • What Inlove about Benicia is it’s not as an Francisco or Sacramento. It’s a nice small town with a lot to offer, and right of the back I would recommend for any family of any size. It was great growing…[read more]
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  • Shell Ridge, CA
  • City: 2.0mi / 3.2km away
  • Population: 1,123
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  • Merriwood, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 12.4mi / 20.0km away
  • Population: 3,273
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  • Walnut Creek, CA
  • City: 2.3mi / 3.7km away
  • Population: 67,568
  • I've lived close to Walnut Creek, located in the San Francisco East Bay, for most of my life. The city has a Mediterranean climate--moist, cool winters and dry, hot summers. Granted, it is more of a…[read more]
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  • Panoramic Hill, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 12.9mi / 20.8km away
  • Population: 1,751
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  • Livermore, CA
  • City: 20.0mi / 32.1km away
  • Population: 86,493
  • Livermore. Police And the Fire. Dept Are very quick to Respond. ..... Livermore has a lot of different events for different age groups. Livermore has many wineries to visit some with Restaurants and…[read more]
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  • Martinez, CA
  • City: 9.0mi / 14.4km away
  • Population: 37,544
  • I've lived in Martinez for over 20 years and Pleasant Hill for 15 years. What I like about living in historical downtown Martinez are the old custom homes, and the proximity to the water and the weather…[read more]
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  • Hayward Highland, Hayward, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.5mi / 28.1km away
  • Population: 6,445
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  • Clayton, CA
  • City: 4.4mi / 7.1km away
  • Population: 11,655
  • Clayton is an average sized suburb of San Francisco housing approximately eleven thousand residents. This is an extremely respected neighborhood for many reasons, one of which includes the fact that is a…[read more]
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  • Lincoln Highlands, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 13.1mi / 21.1km away
  • 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,…[read more]
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  • Diablo, CA
  • City: 5.1mi / 8.1km away
  • Population: 807
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  • Alameda, CA
  • City: 18.2mi / 29.4km away
  • Population: 77,409
  • Alameda is nestled between Coast Guard Island, and the city of Oakland and the bay water. We have 3 bridges and 2 tunnels that link to the city of Oakland, and 1 bridge that links to Bay Farm/Harbor…[read more]
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  • San Miguel, CA
  • City: 2.5mi / 4.0km away
  • Population: 3,214
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  • Camino Tassajara, CA
  • City: 8.5mi / 13.7km away
  • Population: 3,456
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  • Blackhawk, CA
  • City: 8.1mi / 13.1km away
  • Population: 9,468
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  • Woodminster, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 12.5mi / 20.1km away
  • Population: 1,530
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  • Oakmore, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 13.1mi / 21.1km away
  • Population: 4,022
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  • Pleasant Hill, CA
  • City: 5.4mi / 8.6km away
  • Population: 34,395
  • I love Pleasant Hill! On my off days, I'm usually enjoying a cool drink or checking out the news while catching a relaxing breeze in Gregory Gardens, Grayson Woods, Poests Corner, and El Dorado Park.,…[read more]
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  • Castro Valley, CA
  • City: 14.0mi / 22.6km away
  • Population: 62,825
  • The only reason why I know about Castro Valley, CA is because I am from the San Francisco, East Bay. Castro Valley is like most smaller towns in the area, it's nice and kind of quiet. It's a great place…[read more]
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  • Hercules, CA
  • City: 17.7mi / 28.5km away
  • Population: 25,011
  • I live in Hercules, CA and I look forward to each day here. Hercules was named after the Hercules Powder Company, which used to own the land as part of their factory. We are a bedroom community, situated…[read more]
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  • Castle Hill, CA
  • City: 4.0mi / 6.4km away
  • Population: 1,202
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  • Brentwood, CA
  • City: 15.4mi / 24.7km away
  • Population: 56,923
  • I've lived in the City of Brentwood, California for 3 years, after I relocated from San Francisco. Transportation is excellent, and the city is easy to navigate. There is a great bypass, which greatly…[read more]
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  • Piedmont, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 13.9mi / 22.3km away
  • Population: 10,992
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  • Norris Canyon, CA
  • City: 11.1mi / 17.8km away
  • Population: 1,046
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  • Claremont, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 13.0mi / 20.9km away
  • Population: 1,097
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  • Lakeshore, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 14.6mi / 23.6km away
  • Population: 3,265
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  • Joaquin Miller Park, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 12.0mi / 19.3km away
  • Population: 681

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

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