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Best Places To Live In Prunedale, CA

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  • Prunedale, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 19,628
  • While yes, it is beautiful, the cost of living is ridiculous. As current renters we've lived in the same house for the past 8 years, and pay $1300 monthly rent, which is an amazing deal. We also do our…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score84
  • Pacific Grove, CA
  • City: 17.7mi / 28.5km away
  • Population: 15,546
  • I retired here to Pacific Grove, California 7 years ago and I love it here. This place offers me everything that I need to enjoy by leisurely days. The neighborhoods are quiet and the people are…[read more]
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  • Del Monte Forest, CA
  • City: 20.3mi / 32.6km away
  • Population: 4,819
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  • Scotts Valley, CA
  • City: 27.0mi / 43.5km away
  • Population: 11,824
  • Scotts valley is to much of an expensive place to live. Not to mention the lack of full time jobs around. Probably 75% of people I know work over in San Jose and have to drive 40 minuets there and back…[read more]
75
  • Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
  • City: 20.8mi / 33.5km away
  • Population: 3,852
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  • Rio del Mar, CA
  • City: 17.3mi / 27.9km away
  • Population: 9,731
73
  • Carmel Valley Village, CA
  • City: 19.3mi / 31.0km away
  • Population: 4,282
73
  • Aptos, CA
  • City: 19.3mi / 31.1km away
  • Population: 5,842
73
  • Seacliff, CA
  • City: 19.5mi / 31.4km away
  • Population: 3,364
73
  • Capitola, CA
  • City: 20.9mi / 33.7km away
  • Population: 10,109
  • I have made my home in Capitola for awhile now, and I couldn't imagine a better place to live. Capitola is a port city near Santa Cruz and has a busy boating community. It also has an artistic collection…[read more]
72
  • Pleasure Point, CA
  • City: 20.9mi / 33.6km away
  • Population: 6,155
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  • Pasatiempo, CA
  • City: 25.2mi / 40.6km away
  • Population: 1,288
72
  • Moss Landing, CA
  • City: 6.8mi / 10.9km away
  • Population: 118
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  • Pajaro Dunes, CA
  • City: 17.1mi / 27.5km away
  • Population: 211
70
  • Soquel, CA
  • City: 21.7mi / 35.0km away
  • Population: 10,912
  • As a resident living in Soquel, California for the last five years, I can give this place my seal of approval. It isn't a flashy, high-profile place and that's just the way we all liked it. The people…[read more]
69
  • Marina, CA
  • City: 9.4mi / 15.1km away
  • Population: 20,816
  • I was born in Marina, California and lived there for six years. I still visit often and still remember places I visited when I was younger. Since my father served in the U.S. Army, we often visited Fort…[read more]
68
  • Monterey, CA
  • City: 16.9mi / 27.1km away
  • Population: 28,472
  • I've lived all around the U.S. (SE, NE, NW, SW) and also various locations in Europe, and can say definitively that this little piece of real estate on the CA central coast is the best weather anywhere!…[read more]
68
  • Del Rey Oaks, CA
  • City: 16.0mi / 25.8km away
  • Population: 1,683
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  • Seaside, CA
  • City: 13.5mi / 21.7km away
  • Population: 34,120
  • Seaside is very expensive to live but it has a lot to offer. We have several places to shop, grab a bite to eat, take in the scenery, and more. I prefer to shop at the University Plaza Shopping Center on…[read more]
67
  • La Selva Beach, CA
  • City: 14.2mi / 22.9km away
  • Population: 2,633
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  • Live Oak, CA
  • City: 22.5mi / 36.2km away
  • Population: 17,749
  • Living in Live Oak, CA is similar to living in a commercial for one of those outdoor enthusiast store's television commercials. If you enjoy hunting or winter activities you have the Sutter Buttes within…[read more]
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  • Aromas, CA
  • City: 7.2mi / 11.5km away
  • Population: 2,508
  • Country-Paradise-with-Ocean-Views. Custom-built-homes on wide-open-spaces, forested w/oak-trees/rolling-hills; Easy-commute-location-to-Silicon Valley-tech-center-jobs. Aromas has…[read more]
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  • Ridgemark, CA
  • City: 17.2mi / 27.6km away
  • Population: 3,175
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  • Hollister, CA
  • City: 16.0mi / 25.8km away
  • Population: 36,901
  • I loved living in Hollister. I was lucky to be born and raised in such a wonderful place. If you are looking for a quiet but not to remote place this would be the best spot to reside in. Housing here is…[read more]
62
  • Aptos Hills-Larkin Valley, CA
  • City: 14.9mi / 24.0km away
  • Population: 2,288
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  • Boronda, CA
  • City: 5.6mi / 9.0km away
  • Population: 1,381
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  • Day Valley, CA
  • City: 18.1mi / 29.2km away
  • Population: 3,739
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  • Twin Lakes, CA
  • City: 21.9mi / 35.3km away
  • Population: 5,378
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  • Gilroy, CA
  • City: 16.6mi / 26.7km away
  • Population: 52,576
  • Gilroy is not the town it is “Trumped up” to be. Trump would like to say,“It’s the greatest, it’s the best. The next Garlic Festival will be the best – the greatest.”The smell of garlic is more recently…[read more]
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  • Spreckels, CA
  • City: 10.5mi / 16.9km away
  • Population: 745
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  • Gonzales, CA
  • City: 22.5mi / 36.2km away
  • Population: 8,401
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  • Corralitos, CA
  • City: 15.8mi / 25.5km away
  • Population: 2,557
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  • Pajaro, CA
  • City: 9.6mi / 15.4km away
  • Population: 3,524
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  • San Juan Bautista, CA
  • City: 8.7mi / 14.1km away
  • Population: 2,327
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  • Watsonville, CA
  • City: 11.4mi / 18.3km away
  • Population: 52,915
  • I have lived in Watsonville, California for several years in the past. Watsonville lies just East of Santa Cruz on the Northern California coast and is typically a lot cheaper than the surrounding…[read more]
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  • Chualar, CA
  • City: 16.7mi / 26.8km away
  • Population: 1,238
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  • Salinas, CA
  • City: 6.2mi / 10.0km away
  • Population: 155,889
  • I've lived here my entire life. Not a family friendly city. Absolutely nothing for kid's or teenagers to do. High gang activity. Multiple families in one dwelling do to high cost of living make…[read more]
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  • Elkhorn, CA
  • City: 3.6mi / 5.8km away
  • Population: 1,091
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  • Live Oak city, CA
  • City: 22.5mi / 36.2km away
  • Population: 8,501
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  • Freedom, CA
  • City: 13.4mi / 21.5km away
  • Population: 2,774
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  • Amesti, CA
  • City: 14.1mi / 22.7km away
  • Population: 3,205
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  • Sand City, CA
  • City: 14.5mi / 23.3km away
  • Population: 301
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  • Interlaken, CA
  • City: 12.6mi / 20.3km away
  • Population: 6,738
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  • Castroville, CA
  • City: 4.7mi / 7.6km away
  • Population: 6,978
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  • Las Lomas, CA
  • City: 7.3mi / 11.7km away
  • Population: 3,047

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

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