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Best Places To Live Near Merritt, Oakland, CA

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  • Merritt, Oakland, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 3,208
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score87
  • Lafayette, CA
  • City: 9.8mi / 15.8km 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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  • Mill Valley, CA
  • City: 17.4mi / 28.0km 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: 23.9mi / 38.5km away
  • Population: 5,583
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  • Contra Costa Centre, CA
  • City: 14.1mi / 22.7km away
  • Population: 6,190
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  • San Anselmo, CA
  • City: 21.4mi / 34.4km 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]
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  • Ross, CA
  • City: 20.3mi / 32.6km away
  • Population: 2,381
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  • Hillsborough, CA
  • City: 17.6mi / 28.2km 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]
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  • San Ramon, CA
  • City: 15.2mi / 24.4km 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: 15.6mi / 25.1km 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: 17.9mi / 28.8km 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: 11.6mi / 18.6km away
  • Population: 6,211
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  • Tamalpais-Homestead Valley, CA
  • City: 16.4mi / 26.4km 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]
85
  • Mission Valley, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 24.7mi / 39.7km away
  • Population: 7,452
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  • Dublin, CA
  • City: 18.7mi / 30.0km 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: 7.9mi / 12.8km away
  • Population: 5,602
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  • Fairfax, CA
  • City: 22.7mi / 36.6km away
  • Population: 7,598
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  • Foster City, CA
  • City: 16.1mi / 25.9km 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]
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  • Tiburon, CA
  • City: 12.7mi / 20.4km away
  • Population: 9,170
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  • Shepherd Canyon, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 3.9mi / 6.2km away
  • Population: 1,863
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  • Piedmont, CA
  • City: 2.2mi / 3.5km 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: 3.5mi / 5.6km away
  • Population: 1,473
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  • Belvedere, CA
  • City: 12.9mi / 20.8km away
  • Population: 2,017
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  • Cameron Hills, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 25.6mi / 41.2km away
  • Population: 4,161
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  • Corte Madera, CA
  • City: 16.6mi / 26.7km away
  • Population: 9,694
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  • Alamo, CA
  • City: 13.8mi / 22.2km 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: 15.5mi / 25.0km 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: 15.9mi / 25.6km 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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  • Moss Beach, CA
  • City: 23.6mi / 38.0km away
  • Population: 3,706
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  • Crocker Highland, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 1.8mi / 2.8km away
  • Population: 2,280
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  • Belmont, CA
  • City: 19.7mi / 31.7km away
  • Population: 26,918
  • I live in Belmont, CA and I really enjoy this progressive city. Home to Oracle, many residents of Belmont work there. Belmont has great parks and one of the few surviving buildings of from the…[read more]
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  • Strawberry, CA
  • City: 15.3mi / 24.6km away
  • Population: 5,689
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  • Baywood-Aragon, San Mateo, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.1mi / 27.5km away
  • Population: 7,067
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  • Kentfield, CA
  • City: 19.1mi / 30.7km away
  • Population: 6,907
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  • Strawberry CDP (Tuolumne County), CA
  • City: 15.3mi / 24.6km away
  • Population: 116
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  • Orinda, CA
  • City: 7.5mi / 12.0km 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: 3.3mi / 5.2km away
  • Population: 5,996
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  • Port Costa, CA
  • City: 17.5mi / 28.1km away
  • Population: 228
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  • Fremont, CA
  • City: 22.6mi / 36.3km away
  • Population: 227,934
  • I have lived in Fremont since the 1970's, and have seen so many changes since then. If you're a young outgoing person, you will probably find Fremont painfully boring. On the other hand, it's a good…[read more]
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  • Montclair, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 3.3mi / 5.3km away
  • Population: 4,011
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  • Blacow, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 24.7mi / 39.7km away
  • Population: 8,155
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  • Acalanes Ridge, CA
  • City: 12.1mi / 19.5km away
  • Population: 1,000
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  • Ardenwood, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 19.6mi / 31.6km away
  • Population: 16,634
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  • Forestland, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 4.4mi / 7.0km away
  • Population: 1,954
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  • Niles, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 20.9mi / 33.6km away
  • Population: 7,387
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  • Moraga, CA
  • City: 7.9mi / 12.8km 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: 4.3mi / 7.0km away
  • Population: 907
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  • Parkmont, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 22.0mi / 35.3km away
  • Population: 6,979
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  • Reliez Valley, CA
  • City: 12.9mi / 20.7km away
  • Population: 3,595
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  • Mission Hills, Fremont, CA
  • Neighborhood: 26.9mi / 43.2km away
  • Population: 1,937
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  • Benicia, CA
  • City: 19.6mi / 31.5km 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]

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

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