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Best Places To Live In Simi Valley, CA

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  • Simi Valley, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 126,126
  • I've lived in Simi Valley for 20 years and moved here from the midwest after college. If you're looking for nightlife, high end shopping or anything trendy/high fashion, look elsewhere. Simi Valley is…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score81
  • Agoura Hills, CA
  • City: 8.2mi / 13.2km away
  • Population: 20,689
  • I personally live in Agoura Hills. The crime is worse than it says, the crime apparently is an A, I say it should be a B or worse. My school has fights, there's a serious drug problem there too. People…[read more]
81
  • Westlake Village, CA
  • City: 9.8mi / 15.8km away
  • Population: 8,443
  • My family moved to Westlake a couple years ago, and some of my extended family a few years prior to that. Having come from Santa Clarita (about 35 minutes northeast) this was a major improvement in…[read more]
78
  • Bel Air, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 20.2mi / 32.5km away
  • Population: 8,746
78
  • Beverly Hills, CA
  • City: 23.7mi / 38.1km away
  • Population: 34,627
  • My home is Beverly Hills, CA, and I am overjoyed to live here. Yes, it is an enclave of the rich and famous, but it also has many great neighborhoods as well. My favorite place is Beverly Hills Park, a…[read more]
77
  • Oak Park, CA
  • City: 5.8mi / 9.3km away
  • Population: 14,885
  • I call Oak Park, California Home and this place is absolutely wonderful. Living in Oak Park, California means that we can easily commute into Los Angeles if we need to, but this local community actually…[read more]
77
  • Hidden Hills, CA
  • City: 8.7mi / 14.0km away
  • Population: 1,573
  • This is not a horse "friendly" community. Hidden Hills tries to sell itself on being an equestrian community to keep the property values up, but only a few horse people are left and they won't be here…[read more]
77
  • Santa Clarita, CA
  • City: 14.6mi / 23.4km away
  • Population: 180,303
  • Santa Clarita is nice, but it is way over crouded, far to many people, to many cars and not enough streets, very boring place to live, the teens have nothing to do, they get into the drug scene because…[read more]
76
  • Stevenson Ranch, CA
  • City: 12.5mi / 20.2km away
  • Population: 19,737
  • Stevenson Ranch is one of the best places I’ve had the pleasure of living in. Located near the Santa Clarita Valley, Stevenson Ranch has loads of wonderful hiking and outdoor activities. After a long day…[read more]
76
  • Thousand Oaks, CA
  • City: 8.4mi / 13.5km away
  • Population: 128,623
  • Rampant homeless population, drug use and dealing, and a real estate market that is 2.5x the national average make up a burgeoning list of negatives that have come to the former "Safest City in America".…[read more]
76
  • Portar Ranch, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 10.8mi / 17.3km away
  • Population: 22,688
76
  • Westwood, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 22.5mi / 36.2km away
  • Population: 55,285
75
  • Moorpark, CA
  • City: 7.4mi / 11.9km away
  • Population: 35,594
  • I have experienced life in and around the city of Moorpark in Southern California for several years. Moorpark is relatively isolated from some of the denser regions of the south bay in California, there…[read more]
75
  • Camarillo, CA
  • City: 16.5mi / 26.6km away
  • Population: 66,630
  • Camarillo is a rather safe town. I live in Ventura which if you ask me, is much nicer. Camarillo is a pretty rich area and its also PERFECT if your a rich republican. If your looking for a town with a…[read more]
75
  • West Hills, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 7.3mi / 11.8km away
  • Population: 31,007
  • In West Hills, you are close to all of your shopping and service needs. It's usually pretty quiet except on Fourth of July night. Mail and package theft is a problem. The average summer temperature is…[read more]
74
  • Topanga, CA
  • City: 14.3mi / 23.0km away
  • Population: 7,858
  • Topanga has several different neighborhoods, each with its own unique feel. But everyone in Topanga, even if they don't know each other, is bonded in that they all live in an extreme fire danger area.…[read more]
74
  • Encino, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.7mi / 25.3km away
  • Population: 56,158
74
  • Malibu, CA
  • City: 16.2mi / 26.0km away
  • Population: 12,853
  • Malibu is a beautiful city, located in western Los Angeles County. It is one of the most beautiful city I've lived in. The beaches are the most popular known facts about Malibu. There are several schools…[read more]
74
  • Tarzana, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 13.4mi / 21.6km away
  • Population: 20,130
74
  • Calabasas, CA
  • City: 10.2mi / 16.5km away
  • Population: 24,091
  • I lived here for ten years, mostly in the '90s. It had a little bit of a rural feel. Now it is overdeveloped and crowded. There is shopping but I dare you to find a parking spot. I would give the…[read more]
73
  • Brentwood, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 19.3mi / 31.0km away
  • Population: 23,965
73
  • Studio City, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 18.8mi / 30.3km away
  • Population: 48,533
73
  • West Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 24.5mi / 39.5km away
  • Population: 42,797
70
  • Santa Rosa Valley, CA
  • City: 8.9mi / 14.3km away
  • Population: 3,601
70
  • Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 10.9mi / 17.6km away
  • Population: 45,798
70
  • Westside, CA
  • City: 22.9mi / 36.9km away
  • Population: 269
69
  • Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.3mi / 27.8km away
  • Population: 22,500
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  • Chatsworth, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 8.4mi / 13.5km away
  • Population: 41,309
68
  • Santa Monica, CA
  • City: 22.7mi / 36.5km away
  • Population: 92,247
  • After george floyd’s desth in minneapolis mn i have come to the conclusion ur people are a bunch of cunts for stealing shit in A clothing store dude youre a joke. Why the fuck are you LETTING EM LOOT…[read more]
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  • Century City, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 24.0mi / 38.7km away
  • Population: 5,574
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  • Mar Vista, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 25.0mi / 40.3km away
  • Population: 42,620
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  • Granada Hills, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 13.9mi / 22.4km away
  • Population: 43,697
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  • Castaic, CA
  • City: 16.1mi / 26.0km away
  • Population: 19,529
  • Castaic is a small town located just outside of Los Angeles, California. I love Castaic because it is a humble town that is different from any other town I have been to. Having lived in Castaic, I can…[read more]
65
  • Palms, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 26.0mi / 41.8km away
  • Population: 44,417
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  • Sawtelle, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 22.8mi / 36.7km away
  • Population: 44,552
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  • Playa Vista, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 26.8mi / 43.1km away
  • Population: 35,789
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  • Northridge, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 12.7mi / 20.4km away
  • Population: 108,186
  • There comes a point in time when one realizes that an impending decision will likely alter the course of one's life. My life altering moment came 12 years ago, a year in which my summer vacation was…[read more]
63
  • Santa Susana, CA
  • City: 2.3mi / 3.7km away
  • Population: 1,057
  • Surprised this made the list of 100 most "livable" cities. Cancer rates are high, very high. Santa Susanna is the site of our nation's first nuclear reactor (and partial core meltdown). Built during…[read more]
63
  • Bell Canyon, CA
  • City: 5.3mi / 8.6km away
  • Population: 2,159
62
  • Lake Sherwood, CA
  • City: 12.1mi / 19.5km away
  • Population: 1,651
62
  • Casa Conejo, CA
  • City: 12.6mi / 20.2km away
  • Population: 3,180
61
  • Panorama City, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 18.3mi / 29.5km away
  • Population: 39,335
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  • Santa Paula, CA
  • City: 19.2mi / 30.9km away
  • Population: 30,283
  • Santa Paula has great weather and a variety of activities that will make it easy for you and your loved ones to enjoy your time in the city. Whether you want to engage in outdoor activities, go on…[read more]
60
  • North Hills, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.0mi / 25.7km away
  • Population: 99,507
  • Located in the San Fernando Valley area of the city of Los Angeles, the beautiful community of North Hills is one of the oldest such communities in the Valley. Raised in the city of Los Angeles, I…[read more]
60
  • Mission Hills, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.4mi / 26.4km away
  • Population: 21,104
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  • Winnetka, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 10.9mi / 17.6km away
  • Population: 67,623
  • As a San Fernando Valley native, I lived in Winnetka, California when I was a very young child. Thankfully, I live in Winnetka again as a young adult. Winnetka is a laid-back Los Angeles community that…[read more]
60
  • San Fernando, CA
  • City: 17.9mi / 28.8km away
  • Population: 24,396
  • LONG ANSWER: San Fernando, California is nowhere (and I do mean NOWHERE) near the ocean. The closest beach is 45-90 minutes away, depending on traffic. Trash on the street is fairly common, especially…[read more]
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  • Reseda, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 14.3mi / 23.0km away
  • Population: 81,554
  • I lived in Reseda for eight years while pursuing a career in the entertainment industry. This family-friendly Southern California neighborhood, which is located in L.A.'s San Fernando Valley, offers a…[read more]
59
  • Venice, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 25.4mi / 40.8km away
  • Population: 32,773
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  • Fillmore, CA
  • City: 13.2mi / 21.2km away
  • Population: 15,391
  • The small town of Fillmore is located in Venture County of southern California. Fillmore is extremely peaceful and offers the natural feeling of enjoying life in a secluded area on the west coast. The…[read more]
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  • Sylmar, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.1mi / 27.6km away
  • Population: 80,559
  • While the boundaries of Sylmar inter-weave through the northeastern lower levels of the San Gabriel mountain range, the town itself is actually quite small. Santa Ana winds, unlicensed/uninsured…[read more]

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

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