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Best Places To Live In Northfield, MN

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  • Northfield, MN
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 20,405
  • Living in Northfield is a very relaxing change from the big city. Cows, colleges and contentment is the theme of Northfield, Minnesota because its culture is dominated by two colleges: Carleton and Saint
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score82
  • Elko New Market, MN
  • 11.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,472
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  • New Prague, MN
  • 20.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,534
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  • Prior Lake, MN
  • 22.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 24,997
  • Prior Lake is an upscale town not too far from Minneapolis. The town is fairly expensive and has a high standard of living, but it's a bit lacking in terms of shopping and entertainment. For those
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  • Farmington, MN
  • 13.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 22,226
  • I have lived in Farmington for 7 years. I feel like I am living in a small town suburb. It is only about 25 miles away from the Twin Cities yet, I am still close to everything I need. I can reach a store
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  • Lakeville, MN
  • 13.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 59,786
  • I have lived in Lakeville, Minnesota for over 23 years. At that time, we were searching for an affordable house with a nice yard and good schools. Luckily, when we bought our house, we also got a strong
77
  • Rosemount, MN
  • 19.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 23,099
  • Rosemount is a little gem of a city that I very much enjoy living in. The city itself has a nice blend of affluent neighborhoods, clean public parks and a couple shopping centers with mom and pop shops.
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  • Lonsdale, MN
  • 12.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,814
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  • Hastings, MN
  • 24.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 22,501
  • Now don't get me wrong, it isn't my fault that there isn't anything to do here. I know that living in Hastings means that you have to be ready to be great and all, but I clearly missed the memo on the
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  • Dundas, MN
  • 2.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,586
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  • Waterville, MN
  • 25.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,945
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  • Wanamingo, MN
  • 21.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,199
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  • Medford, MN
  • 20.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,388
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  • Morristown, MN
  • 20.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 918
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  • Faribault, MN
  • 12.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 23,530
  • Despite being a little far from a big city, Faribault is a fun place to live. I've been here a while and enjoy it a lot. It's a bit of a drive from Minneapolis so if you're craving an urban lifestyle,
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  • Nerstrand, MN
  • 9.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 296
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  • Kenyon, MN
  • 15.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,852
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  • Warsaw, MN
  • 16.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 721
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  • Cannon Falls, MN
  • 14.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,085
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  • Vermillion, MN
  • 18 miles away (City)
  • Population: 454
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  • Miesville, MN
  • 19.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 133
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  • Dennison, MN
  • 7.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 162
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  • Hampton, MN
  • 13.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 745
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  • Randolph, MN
  • 8.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 424
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  • New Trier, MN
  • 15.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 132
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  • Kilkenny, MN
  • 22.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 211
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  • Coates, MN
  • 19.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 154

Listed above are the best places to live in Northfield, MN for 2018. 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 - Northfield, MN, followed by the best places to live near Northfield, MN, sorted by Livability Score.

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