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Best Places To Live In Opelika, AL

  • Opelika, AL
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 29,030
  • Opelika, AL is a beautiful city with plenty of opportunities to enjoy nature. There are several golf courses in the area for you to take advantage of if you want to enjoy a few rounds, along with walking…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score75
  • Waverly, AL
  • City: 12.2mi / 19.6km away
  • Population: 226
  • Auburn, AL
  • City: 7.4mi / 11.9km away
  • Population: 60,318
  • Auburn has the best schools, best run city government, plus it feels new, young, and vibrant. I grew up in the Midwest, lived in Georgia, North Carolina, Kansas, and New York. Auburn beats them all for…[read more]
  • Huguley, AL
  • City: 15.0mi / 24.1km away
  • Population: 2,257
  • Smiths Station, AL
  • City: 17.8mi / 28.7km away
  • Population: 5,235
  • La Fayette, AL
  • City: 16.5mi / 26.6km away
  • Population: 2,975
  • West Point, GA
  • City: 18.8mi / 30.3km away
  • Population: 3,498
  • We've been literally trapped here because of horrible employment. My spouse and I came here to be near ill family. We are both are well educated and held management positions in our prior state. You…[read more]
  • Lanett, AL
  • City: 16.9mi / 27.1km away
  • Population: 6,454
  • Tuskegee, AL
  • City: 24.9mi / 40.1km away
  • Population: 9,050
  • Valley, AL
  • City: 16.8mi / 27.1km away
  • Population: 9,439
  • Ladonia, AL
  • City: 21.5mi / 34.6km away
  • Population: 3,036
  • Loachapoka, AL
  • City: 13.3mi / 21.4km away
  • Population: 234
  • Notasulga, AL
  • City: 18.4mi / 29.5km away
  • Population: 951
  • Camp Hill, AL
  • City: 18.7mi / 30.0km away
  • Population: 956
  • Cusseta, AL
  • City: 9.7mi / 15.7km away
  • Population: 126

Listed above are the best places to live in Opelika, AL 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 - Opelika, AL, followed by the best places to live near Opelika, AL, sorted by Livability Score.

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