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Best Places To Live In Ridge, NY

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  • Ridge, NY
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 13,129
  • Ridge NY has some great qualities, but overall, I find living there to be a bit boring for my personal tastes. Some of the positives are that crime is virtually non-existent and the residents of the town
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score83
  • Port Jefferson, NY
  • 9.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,795
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  • Setauket-East Setauket, NY
  • 11.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 14,174
  • I don’t know about living in East Setauket. The residential costs are expensive and the rent there is pricey unless you could afford the extra payments. Despite the liabilities of living there I like
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  • St. James, NY
  • 14 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,512
  • I really enjoy living in St. James, New York. My community is a hamlet that is actually part of a larger town called Smithtown. Located on the north shore of Long Island, the only issue with living here
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  • Stony Brook, NY
  • 12.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,437
  • Stony brook is a nice Long Island town that is well known for the SUNY university in the town which is one of the leading science schools in the country. The town of Stony brook is much more than just a
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  • Village of the Branch, NY
  • 15.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,961
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  • Mount Sinai, NY
  • 7.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,362
  • I've been living in Mount Sinai New York for the past 7 years and have enjoyed the small town culture here and the close proximity to the beach so I've been able to enjoy boating and jet skiing on many a
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  • Brightwaters, NY
  • 23.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,092
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  • Belle Terre, NY
  • 10.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 725
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  • West Sayville, NY
  • 16.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,875
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  • Miller Place, NY
  • 5.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,985
  • My family and I are glad to call Miller Place, New York home. Living in Miller Place, New York provides us with a great community to live. The schools that my children attend are absolutely fabulous.
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  • Hauppauge, NY
  • 17.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 20,301
  • I had great enjoyment while living in Hauppauge New York for the past 7 years. This is a great city on the shore of Long Island. It is about 40 minutes or so away from New York City and offers wonderful
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  • Smithtown, NY
  • 17.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 26,162
  • Smithtown offers lots of outdoor activities and opportunities to learn about the history of the area. You'll also be close to the metropolitan area of New York, where there is a wealth of cultural and
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  • Westhampton Beach, NY
  • 14.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,847
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  • Bayport, NY
  • 14 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,174
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  • Nesconset, NY
  • 14.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,973
  • I know there are some amazing places to live to be found all over the place, but for me, nothing can beat living in Nesconset, New York. In my opinion, with the amazing people, beautiful, well-kept
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  • Riverside, NY
  • 11.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,747
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  • Poquott, NY
  • 11.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 868
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  • Great River, NY
  • 19.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,474
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  • Head of the Harbor, NY
  • 14.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,348
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  • Islip, NY
  • 20.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 18,026
  • I've spent the majority of the early 2000's living in Islip, New York and I gotta say that I can't remember one week that I didn't visit the Fire Island Ferries. If you go past Southside Hospital, you've
77
  • Sayville, NY
  • 14.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 16,389
  • I know they say that nowhere is perfect, but I have been living in Sayville for 16 years now and it's as perfect a place as I can imagine ever living! It is hands-down one of the best areas in New York.
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  • East Islip, NY
  • 19.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,853
  • East Islip, New York is a great area to live. It has been ranked in the 53rd percentile for livability. The weather is mostly sunny and has an average summer temperature of around 71 degree fahrenheit.
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  • Kings Park, NY
  • 18.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 17,157
  • Talk about living good, then you better include Kings Park in the conversation. The city that of course no one knows about, yet everyone wished they lived in is the perfect description for the place.
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  • Center Moriches, NY
  • 8.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,485
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  • Blue Point, NY
  • 13 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,581
  • Blue point is a very up to date town. Although as wealthy and beautiful it may be, it has a serious downfall. I am unfortunately unable to decipher the reason, but, the connected towns Bayport-blue
77
  • Shoreham, NY
  • 4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 406
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  • Islip Terrace, NY
  • 18.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,302
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  • East Moriches, NY
  • 9.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,272
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  • Bohemia, NY
  • 15.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,372
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  • Quiogue, NY
  • 14.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 708
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  • Lake Ronkonkoma, NY
  • 12.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 19,882
  • I have been living in Ronkonkoma, NY for 15 years now. This is the most family-friendly area that I have lived in. The unforgettable restaurants are close by and have amazing atmospheres. You will find
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  • North Great River, NY
  • 17.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,056
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  • Oakdale, NY
  • 17.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,405
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  • Nissequogue, NY
  • 15.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,536
75
  • Wading River, NY
  • 4.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,742
75
  • Sound Beach, NY
  • 6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,001
  • My family and I have now lived in Sound Beach for two years. We were transferred to Long Island by my husband's employer. We are originally from the Southwest and have lived in a college town in the
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  • Lake Grove, NY
  • 12.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,206
  • I've been a resident of Lake Grove, New York for 37 years now. Unlike many areas of our fine state, life here is laid-back, unrushed, and peaceful, with just enough of the city life mixed in to keep
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  • Quogue, NY
  • 16 miles away (City)
  • Population: 820
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  • Hampton Bays, NY
  • 19.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,040
  • I love living in Hampton Bays, New York. This is a small hamlet that is part of the Town of Southampton. It is beautiful here, as the area is surrounded by three bays, the Great Peconic Bay, the Tiana
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  • Centereach, NY
  • 10.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 32,157
  • Living in Centereach can be pretty expensive. The cost of living and average real estate prices are high, even by New York standards. Since it's on Long Island, it feels a little more oriented towards
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  • Ronkonkoma, NY
  • 14.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 18,846
  • My husband and I love living in Ronkonkoma New York for these past two years. The area is gorgeous. It is a well-manicured district near the water a few miles from Long Island. The housing market is
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  • Manorville, NY
  • 5.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 14,885
  • Manorville, New York is one of those places you don't expect to find but you always hope for when you're looking for a place to settle down and call home. Living in Manorville for the past 6 years, I've
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  • Mattituck, NY
  • 19.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,686
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  • Holtsville, NY
  • 10.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 20,258
  • Living in Holtsville, New York is a good experience. I like the fact that the crime rate is below that of New York. I also like the fact there is no shortage of venues for shopping, leisure coffee
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  • Coram, NY
  • 6.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 40,899
  • When I first decided to move to New York, after getting a job there, I was under the impression that the entire state was very urban, sprawling with cities like the famous New York City. As someone from
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  • Stony Brook University, NY
  • 12.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,150
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  • Bay Shore, NY
  • 22.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 29,704
  • What I honestly think of Bay Shore. It has potential to be a very nice town. I have lived here all of my life. There are many amenities and it is only minutes away from the beach. The unfortunate
73
  • Brookhaven, NY
  • 8.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,605
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  • East Quogue, NY
  • 16.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,714
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  • Rocky Point, NY
  • 3.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,597
  • I have lived in Rocky Point, New York for 12 years and I can really say that this is home now. We are considered to be a suburb of New York City, but you would never know by the hometown feel that you

Listed above are the best places to live in Ridge, NY for 2018. 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 - Ridge, NY, followed by the best places to live near Ridge, NY, sorted by Livability Score.

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