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Best Places To Live Near Golden Gate, Oakland, CA

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  • Golden Gate, Oakland, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 1,690
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score87
  • Lafayette, CA
  • City: 9.6mi / 15.5km 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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  • Mill Valley, CA
  • City: 14.7mi / 23.7km away
  • Population: 14,318
  • At the foot of Mount Tamalpais is Mill Valley. Accurately named for long-ago lumber milling operations, the town remains fairly eclectic. You can find money stuffed executives living next to pauper…[read more]
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  • Kimber-Gomes, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 27.3mi / 44.0km away
  • Population: 5,583
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  • Contra Costa Centre, CA
  • City: 13.8mi / 22.3km away
  • Population: 6,190
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  • San Anselmo, CA
  • City: 18.2mi / 29.3km away
  • Population: 12,623
  • San Anselmo, California is a industrial urban town of more than 12,000 residents. The cost of living is expensive, however the quality of homes are worth the pay. The job market here is blooming, jobs…[read more]
86
  • Ross, CA
  • City: 17.2mi / 27.7km away
  • Population: 2,381
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  • Hillsborough, CA
  • City: 20.2mi / 32.5km away
  • Population: 11,312
  • I’ve lived in Hillsborough for 10 years. The cost of living is extremely expensive in Hillsbourough, but the low crime rates and safe neighborhoods make it well worth it in my mind. The weather is…[read more]
86
  • San Ramon, CA
  • City: 17.3mi / 27.9km 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]
86
  • Danville, CA
  • City: 17.4mi / 27.9km 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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  • Larkspur, CA
  • City: 14.9mi / 24.0km away
  • Population: 12,268
  • Larkspur, California is the best place to call home in the entire state! We have a great community full of friendly people. There are several different things to do here, the weather is spectacular, and…[read more]
85
  • Saranap, CA
  • City: 11.8mi / 19.0km away
  • Population: 6,211
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  • Tamalpais-Homestead Valley, CA
  • City: 14.0mi / 22.5km away
  • Population: 10,605
  • Imagine finding a town with all the beauty that California has to offer, great people who are more than just neighbors and friend, a solid economy with an active job force, great schools to educate your…[read more]
84
  • Dublin, CA
  • City: 21.5mi / 34.5km 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]
84
  • Kensington, CA
  • City: 4.6mi / 7.4km away
  • Population: 5,602
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  • Fairfax, CA
  • City: 19.6mi / 31.6km away
  • Population: 7,598
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  • Foster City, CA
  • City: 19.4mi / 31.1km away
  • Population: 32,967
  • Foster City is a good city. It has good parks, it is very safe and it's very diverse. But there are problems with it. There really is nothing to do here in Foster City. It's just a bunch of parks and…[read more]
84
  • Tiburon, CA
  • City: 9.9mi / 15.9km away
  • Population: 9,170
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  • Shepherd Canyon, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 4.9mi / 8.0km away
  • Population: 1,863
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  • Piedmont, CA
  • City: 3.4mi / 5.4km 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: 3.6mi / 5.7km away
  • Population: 1,473
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  • Belvedere, CA
  • City: 10.4mi / 16.7km away
  • Population: 2,017
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  • Corte Madera, CA
  • City: 13.6mi / 21.8km away
  • Population: 9,694
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  • Alamo, CA
  • City: 14.9mi / 23.9km 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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  • Burlingame, CA
  • City: 18.0mi / 29.0km away
  • Population: 30,118
  • I've found my forever city in Burlingame, CA! I'm coming up on my 4th year living in Burlingame, and I couldn't be happier. We get great weather all year round, and are close to everything we could…[read more]
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  • Millbrae, CA
  • City: 18.1mi / 29.1km away
  • Population: 22,522
  • The title says it all,predominantly an Asian community which explains the low crime rate and staggering property values pricing out the majority and the air port 8 minutes…[read more]
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  • Crocker Highland, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 3.8mi / 6.1km away
  • Population: 2,280
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  • Strawberry, CA
  • City: 12.6mi / 20.3km away
  • Population: 5,689
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  • Baywood-Aragon, San Mateo, CA
  • Neighborhood: 19.9mi / 32.0km away
  • Population: 7,067
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  • Kentfield, CA
  • City: 16.2mi / 26.1km away
  • Population: 6,907
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  • Strawberry CDP (Tuolumne County), CA
  • City: 12.6mi / 20.3km away
  • Population: 116
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  • Orinda, CA
  • City: 6.9mi / 11.1km 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: 2.8mi / 4.5km away
  • Population: 5,996
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  • Port Costa, CA
  • City: 14.9mi / 24.0km away
  • Population: 228
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  • Montclair, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 4.2mi / 6.8km away
  • Population: 4,011
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  • Acalanes Ridge, CA
  • City: 12.0mi / 19.4km away
  • Population: 1,000
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  • Ardenwood, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 23.2mi / 37.3km away
  • Population: 16,634
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  • Forestland, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 4.7mi / 7.6km away
  • Population: 1,954
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  • Niles, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 24.3mi / 39.1km away
  • Population: 7,387
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  • Moraga, CA
  • City: 8.9mi / 14.2km 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: 7.3mi / 11.7km away
  • Population: 907
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  • Parkmont, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 25.4mi / 40.9km away
  • Population: 6,979
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  • Reliez Valley, CA
  • City: 12.0mi / 19.3km away
  • Population: 3,595
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  • Benicia, CA
  • City: 17.2mi / 27.7km 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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  • Outer Richmond, San Francisco, CA
  • Neighborhood: 12.3mi / 19.8km away
  • Population: 36,055
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  • Albany, CA
  • City: 3.7mi / 6.0km 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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  • Shell Ridge, CA
  • City: 14.4mi / 23.1km away
  • Population: 1,123
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  • Merriwood, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 4.0mi / 6.4km away
  • Population: 3,273
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  • Sleepy Hollow, CA
  • City: 20.2mi / 32.4km away
  • Population: 2,275
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  • Walnut Creek, CA
  • City: 14.0mi / 22.5km 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: 3.6mi / 5.7km away
  • Population: 1,751

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

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