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Best Places To Live In Shafter, CA

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  • Shafter, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 17,801
  • Living here in Shafter can sometimes be a bit of a challenge. With not many job opportunities and a bevy of issues with the education system, I find it hard to really excel as a person born and raised…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score86
  • Csu Bakersfield, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 14.0mi / 22.6km away
  • Population: 1,995
73
  • Hillcrest, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 19.4mi / 31.2km away
  • Population: 6,222
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  • Stockdale Estates, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.1mi / 24.2km away
  • Population: 2,438
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  • Castle Ranch, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 21.4mi / 34.4km away
  • Population: 2,903
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  • Rosedale, CA
  • City: 10.8mi / 17.3km away
  • Population: 17,050
  • I highly recommend living in Rosedale if you are looking to relocate. It's a quiet, peaceful place to live among some of the nicest people you will find anywhere. Lately there has been a little bit of an…[read more]
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  • Tevis Ranch, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.1mi / 24.3km away
  • Population: 4,865
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  • Oleander Sunset, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.0mi / 27.4km away
  • Population: 15,565
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  • Casa Loma, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 18.9mi / 30.5km away
  • Population: 3,854
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  • The Oaks, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.2mi / 24.5km away
  • Population: 5,036
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  • Southern Oaks, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.5mi / 25.0km away
  • Population: 1,882
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  • Quailwood, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 14.9mi / 23.9km away
  • Population: 1,321
67
  • Greenacres, CA
  • City: 11.8mi / 19.1km away
  • Population: 4,737
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  • Downtown, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.8mi / 27.0km away
  • Population: 1,520
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  • Riviera-Westchester, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.7mi / 25.3km away
  • Population: 3,984
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  • River Oaks, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 13.2mi / 21.2km away
  • Population: n/a
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  • Artisan, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.3mi / 26.3km away
  • Population: 3,966
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  • Amberton, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.5mi / 25.0km away
  • Population: 1,223
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  • Seven Oaks, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 14.0mi / 22.5km away
  • Population: 3,540
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  • Stonegate, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 19.7mi / 31.7km away
  • Population: 3,939
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  • Seven Oaks At Grand Island, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 13.7mi / 22.0km away
  • Population: n/a
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  • The Seasons, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.9mi / 28.8km away
  • Population: 5,209
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  • Stockdale Greens, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 14.4mi / 23.2km away
  • Population: 2,731
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  • Park Stockdale, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.4mi / 24.8km away
  • Population: 6,840
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  • Terra Vista, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.9mi / 25.6km away
  • Population: 4,056
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  • Haggin Oaks, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.0mi / 24.2km away
  • Population: 2,291
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  • Sagepointe, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.3mi / 26.3km away
  • Population: 2,817
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  • Oildale, CA
  • City: 14.7mi / 23.6km away
  • Population: 34,277
  • If you're planning a trip to Olidale or have just moved to the area and are looking for things to do, you're in luck. This town has lots of beaches that are perfect for a relaxing day, and there are lots…[read more]
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  • Bakersfield, CA
  • City: 16.8mi / 27.0km away
  • Population: 367,555
  • So I’ve lived here for 2 years and it’s been ok. First of all, Bakersfield is HUGE! According to Google it’s 151sq miles. So people living in every corner of Bakersfield could have a completely different…[read more]
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  • College Heights-Baker Street, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.7mi / 28.6km away
  • Population: 7,703
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  • Homaker Park, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.5mi / 26.5km away
  • Population: 5,292
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  • Laurelglen, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.9mi / 25.6km away
  • Population: 8,448
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  • Benton Park, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.5mi / 28.2km away
  • Population: 9,376
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  • Ridgeview Estates, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 19.0mi / 30.5km away
  • Population: 1,651
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  • Stone Creek, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 19.7mi / 31.8km away
  • Population: 881
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  • Bakersfield Country Club, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 20.2mi / 32.6km away
  • Population: 6,400
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  • Spice Tract, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.8mi / 27.0km away
  • Population: 8,685
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  • Eastridge Estates, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 21.1mi / 33.9km away
  • Population: 788
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  • Stone Meadows, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 20.1mi / 32.4km away
  • Population: 5,518
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  • Southgate, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 18.4mi / 29.6km away
  • Population: 7,151
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  • Lakeview, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 18.6mi / 29.9km away
  • Population: 9,387
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  • Delano, CA
  • City: 18.2mi / 29.2km away
  • Population: 52,538
  • I am a 30 year old English teacher and have lived in Delano since I was 6 years old. Let me set the record straight: my home town may be flawed, but it also possesses a unified community spirit unlike…[read more]
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  • Wasco, CA
  • City: 8.4mi / 13.5km away
  • Population: 26,061
  • Living in Wasco is fairly quiet and there’s not a ton to do. What we beat other cities at, I would say, is our available options for food and restaurants. Not only do we have popular chain restaurants in…[read more]
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  • Silver Creek, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.3mi / 27.8km away
  • Population: 6,485
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  • Derby Acres, CA
  • City: 25.8mi / 41.5km away
  • Population: 338
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  • Tyner Homes, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 21.0mi / 33.8km away
  • Population: 471
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  • Rexland Acres, Bakersfield, CA
  • Neighborhood: 20.5mi / 33.0km away
  • Population: 5,739
  • This is a very sad place for a person to move to. With the local gang members plaguing this community with thefts,meth and crime. We lived there a short while only to find out our neighbors were robbing…[read more]
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  • McKittrick, CA
  • City: 24.3mi / 39.1km away
  • Population: 121
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  • Cherokee Strip, CA
  • City: 2.2mi / 3.6km away
  • Population: 164
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  • Dustin Acres, CA
  • City: 20.5mi / 33.0km away
  • Population: 640
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  • Tupman, CA
  • City: 14.8mi / 23.7km away
  • Population: 216

Listed above are the best places to live in Shafter, CA for 2021. 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 - Shafter, CA, followed by the best places to live near Shafter, CA, sorted by Livability Score.

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