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Best Places To Live In Solvang, CA

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  • Solvang, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 5,552
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score77
  • Goleta, CA
  • City: 19.4mi / 31.3km away
  • Population: 30,671
  • If you have ever wanted to live by the ocean, by the mountains, far from the city yet close to the city, in a small town but not too small of a town, in warm weather yet close to snowboarding, then…[read more]
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  • Buellton, CA
  • City: 3.4mi / 5.5km away
  • Population: 5,021
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  • Los Olivos, CA
  • City: 4.9mi / 7.9km away
  • Population: 871
73
  • Santa Ynez, CA
  • City: 3.1mi / 5.0km away
  • Population: 4,468
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  • Ballard, CA
  • City: 3.0mi / 4.8km away
  • Population: 362
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  • Vandenberg Village, CA
  • City: 20.0mi / 32.3km away
  • Population: 7,146
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  • Lompoc, CA
  • City: 19.4mi / 31.2km away
  • Population: 43,678
  • Lompoc is a really great and lesser-known place in Santa Barbara county, located about halfway between San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara. It is one of those places in California that is both wonderful to…[read more]
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  • Orcutt, CA
  • City: 24.8mi / 40.0km away
  • Population: 30,109
  • I’ve lived in Orcutt for around two years now and it’s a really nice small town. There’s nothing to worry about when kids are playing in the yard. Neighbors look out for one another and the community is…[read more]
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  • Isla Vista, CA
  • City: 20.3mi / 32.6km away
  • Population: 27,179
  • Living in Isla Vista, La can be challenging, but has some advantages worth getting used to. First off, the weather in the city is amazing. I love the fact that winter weathers fail to reach anything…[read more]
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  • Mission Hills, CA
  • City: 18.3mi / 29.4km away
  • Population: 3,616
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  • Los Alamos, CA
  • City: 12.0mi / 19.3km away
  • Population: 1,351
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  • Sisquoc, CA
  • City: 20.5mi / 33.0km away
  • Population: 264

Listed above are the best places to live in Solvang, CA for 2020. 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 - Solvang, CA, followed by the best places to live near Solvang, CA, sorted by Livability Score.

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