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Best Places To Live In Santee, CA

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  • Santee, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 56,839
  • Having lived in Santee, CA, I can tell you that it's not a tourist town, but there are definitely some great things to do. With only about 53,000 people, the city of Santee has a nice small town feel to…[read more]

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Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score85
  • Solana Beach, CA
  • 18.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,312
  • Solana Beach is a small and less frequented part of San Diego County, but is undeniably one of the best places to live. Solana Beach is small geographically but has excellent restaurants, shopping…[read more]
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  • Del Mar Heights, San Diego, CA
  • 16.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,860
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  • Wooded Area, San Diego, CA
  • 18.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 7,369
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  • Carmel Valley, San Diego, CA
  • 13.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 39,559
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  • La Jolla, San Diego, CA
  • 15.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 29,356
  • La Jolla is like the Beverly Hills of San Diego. If you aren't a Doctor, or don't make upwards of 70k a year, you probably won't be very comfortable here. Talk about expensive. The beaches are amazing,…[read more]
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  • North City, San Diego, CA
  • 15.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 12,743
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  • Sabre Springs, San Diego, CA
  • 9.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 14,559
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  • Del Mar, CA
  • 17.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,312
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  • Encinitas, CA
  • 21 miles away (City)
  • Population: 62,160
  • Stopping in Encinitas on a trip a year or so ago, I was amazed at how much the city offered in terms of sports - especially water sports. The residents of Encinitas focus on one main form of recreation…[read more]
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  • Coronado, CA
  • 16.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 24,852
  • it VERY BAD because people there are mean and restaurants had horrible customer service also the beach is uncomfortable and the housing is very expense and i dont like…[read more]
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  • Thomy Locust Pl, Chula Vista, CA
  • 16.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: n/a
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  • University City, San Diego, CA
  • 12.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 50,132
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  • Golf Course, Chula Vista, CA
  • 12.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: n/a
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  • Rancho Penasquitos, San Diego, CA
  • 11.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 63,341
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  • San Carlos, San Diego, CA
  • 5.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 14,460
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  • Del Cerro, San Diego, CA
  • 6.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,238
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  • Granite Hills, CA
  • 5.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,071
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  • La Jolla Village, San Diego, CA
  • 14.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,108
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  • Mira Mesa, San Diego, CA
  • 9.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 71,228
  • I have lived in Mira Mesa for ten years. I moved to Mira Mesa from Twenty-nine Palms, California. Mira Mesa is near San Diego. It is bordered by Interstate 15, Interstate 805 on the Los Penasquitos…[read more]
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  • Rancho Santa Fe, CA
  • 17.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,763
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  • Gaslamp Quarter, San Diego, CA
  • 14.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,083
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  • Eastlake Trails, Chula Vista, CA
  • 15 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,332
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  • Bonita Long Canyon, Chula Vista, CA
  • 13.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,819
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  • Allied Gardens, San Diego, CA
  • 6.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 8,906
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  • Rancho Bernadino, San Diego, CA
  • 13.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 44,185
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  • Eastlake Woods, Chula Vista, CA
  • 14.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,986
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  • Carmel Mountain, San Diego, CA
  • 10.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 9,581
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  • Miramar, San Diego, CA
  • 9.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,024
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  • Rolling Hills Ranch, Chula Vista, CA
  • 13.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,533
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  • Eastlake Vistas, Chula Vista, CA
  • 15.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,615
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  • Fenton St, Chula Vista, CA
  • 14.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,476
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  • Lake Murray, San Diego, CA
  • 4.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 20,476
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  • Fairbanks Ranch, CA
  • 15 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,864
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  • Otay Ranch, Chula Vista, CA
  • 16.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 44,040
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  • Bario Logan, San Diego, CA
  • 14.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 10,422
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  • Moreno Mission, San Diego, CA
  • 13.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 9,691
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  • San Marcos, CA
  • 22 miles away (City)
  • Population: 91,479
  • I moved to the beautiful town of San Marcos, California just about six years ago. I first went there to attend the California State University San Marcos. My first encounter, therefore, of San Marcos was…[read more]
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  • Paseo Ranchoero, Chula Vista, CA
  • 15.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 5,305
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  • Estlake Greens, Chula Vista, CA
  • 15 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 10,447
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  • Torrey Pines, San Diego, CA
  • 15.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,072
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  • Yosemite Dr, Chula Vista, CA
  • 14.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 416
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  • La Mesa, CA
  • 6.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 59,125
  • I'm a San Diego native and I always enjoyed going to La Mesa, its such a quaint area. Cosmos Cafe is probably my all time favorite coffee shop and I really miss it after moving away from the city. Out of…[read more]
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  • Bay Park, San Diego, CA
  • 13.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 16,187
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  • Roseville, San Diego, CA
  • 16.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,705
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  • Bay Ho, San Diego, CA
  • 13.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 12,154
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  • Serra Mesa, San Diego, CA
  • 9.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 29,095
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  • Loma Portal, San Diego, CA
  • 16 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 22,946
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  • Sunbow, Chula Vista, CA
  • 16.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 8,064
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  • San Diego, CA
  • 14 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,374,812
  • Me and my partner are travelling California and the southern states and honestly I was completely shocked at how scary and uninviting the general vibes are of this city. The lime scooters seem easily…[read more]
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  • Lynwood Hills, Chula Vista, CA
  • 15.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 5,051

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

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