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Best Places To Live In Pasadena, CA

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  • Pasadena, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 140,268
  • Pasadena is such a beautiful and charming city. There’s so many historical sites and restaurants to eat at. But the PEOPLE are amazing. Seriously, Pasadena has some of the nicest and friendliest people…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score85
  • Manhattan Beach, CA
  • City: 23.8mi / 38.4km away
  • Population: 35,573
  • After living in and around Manhattan Beach for nearly a decade, I think that this beach city is filled with great things to do at all times of the year. The neighborhood features great restaurants and…[read more]
84
  • San Marino, CA
  • City: 3.0mi / 4.9km away
  • Population: 13,324
  • Living in San Marino, CA was very fast paced and a little stressful. I say stressful and past paced because of the cost of living. Living here was very expensive. The cost of living only continues to…[read more]
84
  • La Cañada Flintridge, CA
  • City: 4.9mi / 7.9km away
  • Population: 20,477
  • If you have over a million dollars and want a wonderful location, safe neighborhood and great schools, this is the town for you. La Canada is near everything but the beach. You can reach Downtown La, The…[read more]
84
  • Sierra Madre, CA
  • City: 5.1mi / 8.3km away
  • Population: 11,067
  • The city of Sierra Madre is one of the best destinations for couples, a family or even for any person willing to get a new experience. The town is based at the foothill of San Gabriel Mountains. For the…[read more]
83
  • Marina del Rey, CA
  • City: 22.1mi / 35.5km away
  • Population: 9,782
  • I live near there and visit someone there a lot. It’s cool but small lol. A a a a a a a a a…[read more]
82
  • Oakmont, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 6.4mi / 10.3km away
  • Population: 719
82
  • Arcadia, CA
  • City: 6.2mi / 10.0km away
  • Population: 57,755
  • I have lived in Arcadia, California for about 15 years and I can say that it is certainly a magnificent place. It is a perfect place to visit or to live in and excellent for the whole family as well. One…[read more]
82
  • Rossmoyne, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 6.0mi / 9.7km away
  • Population: 8,294
81
  • South Pasadena, CA
  • City: 3.7mi / 6.0km away
  • Population: 25,936
  • Living in South Pasadena is a ton of fun as a young adult! There’s a ton of things to do, great shopping, and plenty of opportunities to make new friends every day. There’s about 25,000 of us so you…[read more]
81
  • San Pasqual, CA
  • City: 2.6mi / 4.2km away
  • Population: 2,017
81
  • Sparr Heights, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 6.1mi / 9.8km away
  • Population: 1,810
80
  • Yorba Linda, CA
  • City: 26.5mi / 42.7km away
  • Population: 67,362
  • This was one of the best exercises I’ve ever had. I’ve played sports and exercised a lot in my life, I even did kick boxing. That place doesn’t compare. The staff was friendly and welcoming. I wasn’t…[read more]
79
  • Ladera Heights, CA
  • City: 17.7mi / 28.4km away
  • Population: 7,195
79
  • Walnut, CA
  • City: 18.3mi / 29.5km away
  • Population: 30,026
  • I've lived in Walnut, CA for about 2 years now, and I couldn't be happier with my decision to move here. It is quiet, safe, and you are close to all kinds of fun things to do! The Annual Walnut Family…[read more]
79
  • Verdugo Woodlands, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 5.2mi / 8.4km away
  • Population: 7,722
79
  • Emerald Isle, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 3.9mi / 6.3km away
  • Population: 742
78
  • Brockmont, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 6.8mi / 10.9km away
  • Population: 596
78
  • La Crescenta-Montrose, CA
  • City: 7.4mi / 12.0km away
  • Population: 19,824
  • I moved to La Crescenta-Montrose two years ago with my family. Though we were looking for something a little cheaper, this area was the only one that was safe enough and had good enough schools for us to…[read more]
78
  • Crescenta Highlands, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 8.3mi / 13.3km away
  • Population: 10,550
77
  • Beverly Hills, CA
  • City: 16.1mi / 25.8km away
  • Population: 34,627
  • My home is Beverly Hills, CA, and I am overjoyed to live here. Yes, it is an enclave of the rich and famous, but it also has many great neighborhoods as well. My favorite place is Beverly Hills Park, a…[read more]
77
  • La Habra Heights, CA
  • City: 17.7mi / 28.5km away
  • Population: 5,406
76
  • Bel Air, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 18.7mi / 30.1km away
  • Population: 8,746
76
  • El Miradero, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 8.4mi / 13.5km away
  • Population: 3,627
75
  • Temple City, CA
  • City: 6.2mi / 9.9km away
  • Population: 36,084
  • Temple City is perfect for when you're looking for a small city that's still packed with amenities and opportunities. Temple City is a short drive from Los Angeles. I've been living in Temple City and I…[read more]
75
  • Diamond Bar, CA
  • City: 21.5mi / 34.5km away
  • Population: 56,456
  • While growing up and seeing other states and cities in my travels, I have always know that Southern California is one of a kind. From my first visit to my in-laws, I knew that I would one day move to…[read more]
75
  • Whiting Woods, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 7.3mi / 11.7km away
  • Population: 95
75
  • El Segundo, CA
  • City: 22.5mi / 36.3km away
  • Population: 16,901
  • I have lived near El Segundo for my entire life and know all the things that a tourist or new resident would want to know about the city. El Segundo is right next to the Los Angeles Airport and there…[read more]
75
  • Chevy Chase, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 3.9mi / 6.2km away
  • Population: 4,263
74
  • Rancho San Rafael, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 4.4mi / 7.1km away
  • Population: 823
74
  • San Dimas, CA
  • City: 19.3mi / 31.0km away
  • Population: 34,109
  • I loved my time living in San Dimas, CA. The Southern California location meant great weather year-round. The location of San Dimas also meant I was never far from exciting entertainment venues. Within a…[read more]

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

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