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Best Places To Live In Riverhead, NY

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  • Riverhead, NY
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 13,734
  • Riverhead is an often-overlooked place in Suffolk County, but one that has a lot of amenities and activities for family members. Absolutely love living here and there are many great opportunities and
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score85
  • Dering Harbor, NY
  • 20.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5
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  • Southampton, NY
  • 14 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,211
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  • Westhampton Beach, NY
  • 7.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,847
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  • Water Mill, NY
  • 16.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,349
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  • Shelter Island Heights, NY
  • 18.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,386
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  • North Haven, NY
  • 19.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 919
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  • Mount Sinai, NY
  • 18.9 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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  • Shoreham, NY
  • 13.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 406
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  • Miller Place, NY
  • 17 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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  • Southold, NY
  • 15.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,261
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  • Riverside, NY
  • 1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,747
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  • Greenport West, NY
  • 18.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,157
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  • Quogue, NY
  • 7.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 820
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  • Laurel, NY
  • 6.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,083
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  • Blue Point, NY
  • 22.6 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
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  • Sound Beach, NY
  • 16.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,001
  • Sound Beach is a cozy beach community on the North Shore of Long Island. The hamlet has two beautiful private beaches which require membership to visit. The location is very close in proximity to the
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  • Sag Harbor, NY
  • 20.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,132
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  • Riverside village, NY
  • 1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 611
68
  • Coram, NY
  • 18.1 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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  • Hampton Bays, NY
  • 8 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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  • Quiogue, NY
  • 7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 708
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  • Noyack, NY
  • 17 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,638
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  • Center Moriches, NY
  • 10.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,485
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  • Shelter Island, NY
  • 20.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,453
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  • East Quogue, NY
  • 6.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,714
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  • Mattituck, NY
  • 8.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,686
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  • Northville village, NY
  • 4.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,018
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  • Bridgehampton, NY
  • 18.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,273
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  • West Hampton Dunes, NY
  • 9.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 53
67
  • Medford, NY
  • 18.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 23,829
  • Medford is car-man's land. Everything is really spread out. Sometimes, you will get vast expanses of sidewalk that are bordered by forest. Other times, the sidewalk will go away and you will just have a
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  • Shinnecock Hills, NY
  • 11 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,428
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  • Wading River, NY
  • 8.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,742
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  • East Moriches, NY
  • 9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,272
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  • Rocky Point, NY
  • 14.4 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
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  • Brookhaven, NY
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,605
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  • Holtsville, NY
  • 21.3 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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  • Yaphank, NY
  • 15.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,380
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  • Mastic, NY
  • 12.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 15,641
  • One of the best areas in the entire state of New York is our town, Mastic. My family and I have been living in Mastic for 17 years now and we can't imagine living anywhere else! The great people here are
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  • Jamesport, NY
  • 5.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,040
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  • Farmingville, NY
  • 20.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 15,363
  • I've lived in Farmingville, New York for a quarter century now and I can't imagine calling any place else in the world home. This town is rich in community, family friendly and down to earth. There's
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  • Moriches, NY
  • 11.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,790
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  • North Sea, NY
  • 13.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,193
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  • North Patchogue, NY
  • 21 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,656
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  • Northville, NY
  • 4.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,570
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  • Cutchogue, NY
  • 11.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,166
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  • Bellport, NY
  • 18.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,005
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  • Baiting Hollow, NY
  • 5.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,684
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  • Manorville, NY
  • 7.6 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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  • Ridge, NY
  • 11.7 miles away (City)
  • 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
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  • Remsenburg-Speonk, NY
  • 7.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,131

Listed above are the best places to live in Riverhead, NY for 2019. 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 - Riverhead, NY, followed by the best places to live near Riverhead, NY, sorted by Livability Score.

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