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Best Places To Live In Sanford, NC

  • Sanford, NC
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 29,048
  • Sanford is well placed for all of what North Carolina and The South has to offer. We are two hours from the beach or the mountains, take your pick. While at home we have plenty of shopping and
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score86
  • Apex, NC
  • 24.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 43,893
  • For me, living in Apex, North Carolina and working as a research assistant is a quite compatible combination. Many find Apex neighborhoods to each be best areas in the city. I have a small house near
  • Holly Springs, NC
  • 22.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 30,126
  • For the past 4 years, I have enjoyed my time living in Holly Springs, North Carolina a clean and excellent community in the suburbs of Raleigh, North Carolina. Holly Springs is a multicultural suburb
  • Whispering Pines, NC
  • 19.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,125
  • Taylortown, NC
  • 25.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,042
  • Carthage, NC
  • 17.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,644
  • Pittsboro, NC
  • 16.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,058
  • Mamers, NC
  • 14.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,140
  • Broadway, NC
  • 7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,327
  • Goldston, NC
  • 11.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 310
  • Siler City, NC
  • 22.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,269
  • Vass, NC
  • 17 miles away (City)
  • Population: 666
  • Moncure, NC
  • 11.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 552
  • Cameron, NC
  • 11.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 258
  • Gulf, NC
  • 7.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 389

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

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