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Best Places To Live In Sanford, FL

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  • Sanford, FL
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 57,039
  • After moving to Sanford, FL about 10 years ago, I wasn't sure how it would accommodate my busy lifestyle. Sanford is a port city, and I happened to find a home that is right along the shore, so I hear a
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score86
  • Oviedo, FL
  • 10.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 37,545
  • I have been living in Oviedo, Florida since I was born and I can’t imagine living anywhere else. The town is only a stone’s throw from so many interesting places. I can visit the Orlando area, the east
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  • Heathrow, FL
  • 5.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,157
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  • Rose Isle, Orlando, FL
  • 15.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 313
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  • Lake Eola Heights, Orlando, FL
  • 17.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,186
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  • College Park, Orlando, FL
  • 16.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 11,293
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  • Lancaster Park, Orlando, FL
  • 19.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 339
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  • Thornton Park, Orlando, FL
  • 18 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 680
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  • Orwin Manor, Orlando, FL
  • 15.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 508
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  • Winter Springs, FL
  • 6.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 34,439
  • Overall I love living in Winter Springs, it’s far enough aware from the city, but retains a nice country side vibe. Long winding roads are great to drive on just to clear my mind, but during the day,
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  • Windermere, FL
  • 25.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,175
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  • Maitland, FL
  • 13 miles away (City)
  • Population: 16,911
  • I work at Disney and desperately wanted to live in a suburb close to Orlando so that I could have an easy commute, I am so glad that I chose to move here to Maitland, Florida. Maitland is a suburb of
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  • Lake Weldona, Orlando, FL
  • 18.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 207
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  • Wekiwa Springs, FL
  • 11 miles away (City)
  • Population: 23,959
  • Living in Wekiwa Springs, Florida is equivalent to being on vacation every day! Located not too far from Universal Studios and Disney World, it is truly one of the happiest places on Earth. Wekiwa
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  • Rio Pinar, FL
  • 18.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,069
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  • Delancy Park, Orlando, FL
  • 19 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,007
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  • Park Lake-Highland, Orlando, FL
  • 16.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,058
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  • Lake Davis-Greenwood, Orlando, FL
  • 18.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,260
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  • Lake Copeland, Orlando, FL
  • 19.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 570
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  • Audubon Park, Orlando, FL
  • 16.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,693
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  • Baldwin Park, Orlando, FL
  • 15.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 7,578
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  • Rowena Gardens, Orlando, FL
  • 16.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 265
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  • Lawsona-Fern Creek, Orlando, FL
  • 17.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,153
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  • South Eola, Orlando, FL
  • 18.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,811
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  • North DeLand, FL
  • 17.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,409
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  • Central Business District, Orlando, FL
  • 17.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,942
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  • Gotha, FL
  • 23.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,012
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  • Lake Formosa, Orlando, FL
  • 16.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 798
79
  • Lake Mary, FL
  • 4.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 15,478
  • Lake Mary, Florida is the community that I currently call home. It is a suburb of Orlando, Florida. I will have to say that I love living in Lake Mary, Florida. This area is the best of both worlds.
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  • Lake Dot, Orlando, FL
  • 17.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 844
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  • Winter Garden, FL
  • 25.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 39,219
  • If you like farmer’s markets, you will love living in Winter Garden. The famous Saturday market is housed in the Downtown Pavilion and has a Splash Park for kids. Situated at the edge of Lake Apopka,
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  • Chuluota, FL
  • 14.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,392
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  • Alafaya, FL
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 86,868
  • Alafaya, FL is known as one of the most in demand retirement spots in the United States. I stayed in this area with my grandparents every summer for fifteen years before they moved out of their
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  • West DeLand, FL
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,926
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  • North Orange, Orlando, FL
  • 16 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 986
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  • Samsula-Spruce Creek, FL
  • 22.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,392
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  • Forest City, FL
  • 13.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 15,123
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  • Lake Shore Village, Orlando, FL
  • 16.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 272
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  • Colonicaltown South, Orlando, FL
  • 17.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,094
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  • Winter Park, FL
  • 14 miles away (City)
  • Population: 29,543
  • Living in Winter Park is a relaxing and fun experience. The brick streets are lined with shade trees and many travel via bicycle, especially on Sundays. Pedestrian traffic is heavy on sunny days and
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  • Longwood, FL
  • 7.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 14,117
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  • Ocoee, FL
  • 21.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 41,393
  • Florida has always been a state that I love to live in and to visit periodically to get a great feeling. The city has so much style and culture. No matter where you are in Florida the beach is always
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  • New Smyrna Beach, FL
  • 25.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 24,574
  • The reason I love living in New Smyrna Beach, Florida is because we can literally see and feel every rocket that blasts off from neighboring Cape Canaveral Space Station. When the Space Shuttle was still
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  • Geneva, FL
  • 11.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,617
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  • Fern Park, FL
  • 10.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,924
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  • Glencoe, FL
  • 23.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,624
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  • DeBary, FL
  • 7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 19,761
  • The best thing about living in DeBary, Florida is that most tourists have no idea where this city is. That's fine by me because DeBary is nestled right in the middle of Orlando and Daytona, right off of
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  • Black Hammock, FL
  • 7.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,158
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  • Palomar, Orlando, FL
  • 15.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 294
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  • Lake Helen, FL
  • 13.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,678
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  • Lake Como, Orlando, FL
  • 18.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,255

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

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