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Best Places To Live Near Excelsior, San Francisco, CA

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  • Excelsior, San Francisco, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 37,796
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score87
  • Lafayette, CA
  • City: 20.1mi / 32.4km away
  • Population: 25,381
  • Lafayette is an incredible small city across the bay from San Francisco. It is tucked in between many small parks that are very fun to spend time in, no matter what time of year it is. The Lafayette…[read more]
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  • Mill Valley, CA
  • City: 14.3mi / 23.1km away
  • Population: 14,318
  • At the foot of Mount Tamalpais is Mill Valley. Accurately named for long-ago lumber milling operations, the town remains fairly eclectic. You can find money stuffed executives living next to pauper…[read more]
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  • San Anselmo, CA
  • City: 19.6mi / 31.5km away
  • Population: 12,623
  • San Anselmo, California is a industrial urban town of more than 12,000 residents. The cost of living is expensive, however the quality of homes are worth the pay. The job market here is blooming, jobs…[read more]
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  • Ross, CA
  • City: 18.3mi / 29.4km away
  • Population: 2,381
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  • Hillsborough, CA
  • City: 12.0mi / 19.3km away
  • Population: 11,312
  • I’ve lived in Hillsborough for 10 years. The cost of living is extremely expensive in Hillsbourough, but the low crime rates and safe neighborhoods make it well worth it in my mind. The weather is…[read more]
85
  • Larkspur, CA
  • City: 16.1mi / 25.9km away
  • Population: 12,268
  • Larkspur, California is the best place to call home in the entire state! We have a great community full of friendly people. There are several different things to do here, the weather is spectacular, and…[read more]
85
  • San Carlos, CA
  • City: 17.9mi / 28.8km away
  • Population: 29,596
  • San Carlos is a small town - but it’s a nice one. There isn’t much going on when it comes to nightlife, which is why you’d need to head into San Francisco if you wanted anything to do with that (and…[read more]
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  • Saranap, CA
  • City: 22.0mi / 35.4km away
  • Population: 6,211
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  • Tamalpais-Homestead Valley, CA
  • City: 12.5mi / 20.1km away
  • Population: 10,605
  • Imagine finding a town with all the beauty that California has to offer, great people who are more than just neighbors and friend, a solid economy with an active job force, great schools to educate your…[read more]
84
  • Kensington, CA
  • City: 14.9mi / 24.0km away
  • Population: 5,602
84
  • Fairfax, CA
  • City: 20.6mi / 33.1km away
  • Population: 7,598
84
  • Foster City, CA
  • City: 14.4mi / 23.2km away
  • Population: 32,967
  • Foster City is a good city. It has good parks, it is very safe and it's very diverse. But there are problems with it. There really is nothing to do here in Foster City. It's just a bunch of parks and…[read more]
84
  • Tiburon, CA
  • City: 11.5mi / 18.4km away
  • Population: 9,170
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  • Shepherd Canyon, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 14.3mi / 22.9km away
  • Population: 1,863
83
  • Piedmont, CA
  • City: 12.5mi / 20.1km away
  • Population: 11,201
  • Living in the city of Piedmont is an amazing, yet expensive experience. When I lived in Piedmont, there was never a dull day. This city is full of life and excitement. There is always somewhere to go…[read more]
83
  • Glen Highlands, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 13.6mi / 21.9km away
  • Population: 1,473
83
  • Belvedere, CA
  • City: 10.8mi / 17.3km away
  • Population: 2,017
83
  • Jordan Jr Hgh School, Palo Alto, CA
  • Neighborhood: 25.1mi / 40.3km away
  • Population: 1,477
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  • Palo Alto, CA
  • City: 24.7mi / 39.8km away
  • Population: 66,649
  • I have visited Palo Alto twice for business in recent years. I have found it to be a fun trip each time. It has many things to offer for entertainment and fun. One of my favorite places to go to is…[read more]
82
  • Corte Madera, CA
  • City: 15.1mi / 24.3km away
  • Population: 9,694
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  • Burlingame, CA
  • City: 9.8mi / 15.7km away
  • Population: 30,118
  • I've found my forever city in Burlingame, CA! I'm coming up on my 4th year living in Burlingame, and I couldn't be happier. We get great weather all year round, and are close to everything we could…[read more]
82
  • Millbrae, CA
  • City: 8.7mi / 14.0km away
  • Population: 22,522
  • The title says it all,predominantly an Asian community which explains the low crime rate and staggering property values pricing out the majority and the air port 8 minutes…[read more]
82
  • Moss Beach, CA
  • City: 14.9mi / 24.0km away
  • Population: 3,706
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  • Crocker Highland, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 12.2mi / 19.6km away
  • Population: 2,280
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  • Belmont, CA
  • City: 16.1mi / 25.8km away
  • Population: 26,918
  • I live in Belmont, CA and I really enjoy this progressive city. Home to Oracle, many residents of Belmont work there. Belmont has great parks and one of the few surviving buildings of from the…[read more]
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  • Strawberry, CA
  • City: 12.5mi / 20.1km away
  • Population: 5,689
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  • Baywood-Aragon, San Mateo, CA
  • Neighborhood: 12.5mi / 20.2km away
  • Population: 7,067
80
  • Kentfield, CA
  • City: 16.4mi / 26.4km away
  • Population: 6,907
80
  • Strawberry CDP (Tuolumne County), CA
  • City: 12.5mi / 20.1km away
  • Population: 116
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  • Orinda, CA
  • City: 17.6mi / 28.3km away
  • Population: 18,936
  • I guess if you are 55+ years old, this quiet little town is fine for you. I would not recommend it to younger folks. After 8 PM the whole town seems to fall asleep. Even nearby Moraga has more going…[read more]
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  • Menlo Park, CA
  • City: 22.9mi / 36.8km away
  • Population: 33,319
  • I lived in Menlo Park for approximately one year. While living in Menlo Park, two things always come to mind when I look back at my experience living there: peace and tranquility. When you walk or drive…[read more]
80
  • Upper Rockridge, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 13.1mi / 21.0km away
  • Population: 5,996
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  • Montclair, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 13.6mi / 21.9km away
  • Population: 4,011
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  • Acalanes Ridge, CA
  • City: 22.5mi / 36.2km away
  • Population: 1,000
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  • Forestland, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 14.6mi / 23.6km away
  • Population: 1,954
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  • Moraga, CA
  • City: 18.3mi / 29.5km away
  • Population: 16,977
  • I have lived in Moraga, CA for a couple of years now and it is a wonderful place to create a life for yourself. The city has access to all of the fun of the San Francisco bay area without the hustle and…[read more]
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  • Mills College, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 13.8mi / 22.2km away
  • Population: 907
78
  • Reliez Valley, CA
  • City: 22.9mi / 36.9km away
  • Population: 3,595
78
  • Outer Richmond, San Francisco, CA
  • Neighborhood: 5.6mi / 9.0km away
  • Population: 36,055
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  • Albany, CA
  • City: 12.8mi / 20.6km away
  • Population: 19,420
  • Living near San Francisco can have its perks, you know. A small town like Albany gives you so much flexibility when it comes to where you want to work, send your kids to school, and where you like to…[read more]
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  • Atherton, CA
  • City: 22.0mi / 35.4km away
  • Population: 7,127
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  • Merriwood, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 14.2mi / 22.9km away
  • Population: 3,273
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  • Sleepy Hollow, CA
  • City: 21.9mi / 35.2km away
  • Population: 2,275
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  • Panoramic Hill, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 14.6mi / 23.5km away
  • Population: 1,751
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  • Martinez, CA
  • City: 25.3mi / 40.7km away
  • Population: 37,544
  • I've lived in Martinez for over 20 years and Pleasant Hill for 15 years. What I like about living in historical downtown Martinez are the old custom homes, and the proximity to the water and the weather…[read more]
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  • Crescent Park, Palo Alto, CA
  • Neighborhood: 23.9mi / 38.5km away
  • Population: 3,831
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  • Professorville, Palo Alto, CA
  • Neighborhood: 24.4mi / 39.3km away
  • Population: 811
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  • Sausalito, CA
  • City: 10.1mi / 16.2km away
  • Population: 7,115
  • Earlier this year I took a big leap and moved out of my beloved San Francisco to Sausalito. I had always like visiting Sausalito on the weekends but the idea of living in a small town (village) was a bit…[read more]
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  • Lincoln Highlands, Oakland, CA
  • Neighborhood: 13.2mi / 21.3km away
  • Population: 2,445
  • It gets more comfortable and safer as you get up the hill in Dimond and into Lincoln Highlands, and you even start to see great views of the city the further up you get. Although it is a bit secluded,…[read more]
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  • Pacifica, CA
  • City: 8.7mi / 13.9km away
  • Population: 38,844
  • I love living in Pacifica. It's a small city just south of San Francisco so there is always a ton of things I can do. The downside is that the cost of living is pretty high, but it's totally worth it.…[read more]

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