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Best Places To Live In South El Monte, CA

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  • South El Monte, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 20,566
  • South El Monte, CA - A Beautiful City Outside of Los Angeles I recently moved to South El Monte, CA. Since I arrived I have noticed nothing but this charming small city nestled between Los Angeles and…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score86
  • Manhattan Beach, CA
  • City: 22.9mi / 36.8km away
  • Population: 35,573
  • After living in and around Manhattan Beach for nearly a decade, I think that this beach city is filled with great things to do at all times of the year. The neighborhood features great restaurants and…[read more]
84
  • San Marino, CA
  • City: 6.2mi / 10.0km away
  • Population: 13,324
  • Living in San Marino, CA was very fast paced and a little stressful. I say stressful and past paced because of the cost of living. Living here was very expensive. The cost of living only continues to…[read more]
84
  • La Cañada Flintridge, CA
  • City: 14.1mi / 22.7km away
  • Population: 20,477
  • If you have over a million dollars and want a wonderful location, safe neighborhood and great schools, this is the town for you. La Canada is near everything but the beach. You can reach Downtown La, The…[read more]
84
  • Palos Verdes Estates, CA
  • City: 27.0mi / 43.4km away
  • Population: 13,582
  • I have relatives that have lived in Palos Verdes Estates for a long time and have visited the city often and know it very well. This is one of the wealthiest neighborhoods in California, perfect for…[read more]
84
  • Sierra Madre, CA
  • City: 8.2mi / 13.2km away
  • Population: 11,067
  • The city of Sierra Madre is one of the best destinations for couples, a family or even for any person willing to get a new experience. The town is based at the foothill of San Gabriel Mountains. For the…[read more]
83
  • Hermosa Beach, CA
  • City: 23.7mi / 38.1km away
  • Population: 19,726
  • I absolutely love almost everything about the beach city of Hermosa Beach. There are dozens of fantastic restaurants, with great attractions and opportunities to have a great time. This city is a family…[read more]
82
  • Hollywood Riviera, Torrance, CA
  • Neighborhood: 25.0mi / 40.3km away
  • Population: 10,432
82
  • Oakmont, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 15.1mi / 24.3km away
  • Population: 719
82
  • Cypress, CA
  • City: 16.0mi / 25.8km away
  • Population: 48,978
  • After I got out of the service I moved with my wife and kiddos to Cypress, California. It wasn't my first choice but I had a good job offer there and wanted to move closer to my in-laws who lived in…[read more]
82
  • Redondo Beach, CA
  • City: 23.1mi / 37.2km away
  • Population: 67,664
  • Redondo Beach is one of the most gorgeous cities in California. I absolutely adored my visit to this great city. The beach was one of the cleanest that I have ever visited. I was stunned by how glamorous…[read more]
82
  • City College Area, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.5mi / 26.5km away
  • Population: 10,097
82
  • Arcadia, CA
  • City: 5.7mi / 9.2km away
  • Population: 57,755
  • I have lived in Arcadia, California for about 15 years and I can say that it is certainly a magnificent place. It is a perfect place to visit or to live in and excellent for the whole family as well. One…[read more]
82
  • Rossmoyne, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 13.7mi / 22.0km away
  • Population: 8,294
81
  • San Pasqual, CA
  • City: 6.9mi / 11.1km away
  • Population: 2,017
81
  • Alamitos Heights, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 19.6mi / 31.5km away
  • Population: 2,873
  • The Alamitos Heights Neighborhood of Long Beach is a great place to live. The streets are lined with mature Magnolia Trees. The homes are mix of may style , from original Ranch to new Contemporary. …[read more]
81
  • South Pasadena, CA
  • City: 7.4mi / 11.9km away
  • Population: 25,936
  • Living in South Pasadena is a ton of fun as a young adult! There’s a ton of things to do, great shopping, and plenty of opportunities to make new friends every day. There’s about 25,000 of us so you…[read more]
80
  • Rossmoor, CA
  • City: 18.2mi / 29.2km away
  • Population: 10,933
  • Living in Rossmoor, CA was one of my greatest experiences. Even though I was only here for a short period of time, I was able to do a lot. This city is near the beaches, so there was plenty of tourist…[read more]
80
  • Yorba Linda, CA
  • City: 17.5mi / 28.2km away
  • Population: 67,362
  • This was one of the best exercises I’ve ever had. I’ve played sports and exercised a lot in my life, I even did kick boxing. That place doesn’t compare. The staff was friendly and welcoming. I wasn’t…[read more]
80
  • Rolling Hills Estates, CA
  • City: 24.5mi / 39.4km away
  • Population: 8,206
  • I visit here each month since we live right by in Redondo Beach. The views are beautiful. It has lush green trees and a forest atmosphere that makes you feel secluded. There are plenty of places to shop…[read more]
80
  • North Tustin, CA
  • City: 24.5mi / 39.5km away
  • Population: 26,208
  • North Tustin has become very expensive to live especially the rising taxes. We have a lot to offer, but most businesses in the area raise their prices because we are considered an upscale suburb. I work…[read more]
80
  • Sparr Heights, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 14.9mi / 24.0km away
  • Population: 1,810
79
  • Ladera Heights, CA
  • City: 19.1mi / 30.8km away
  • Population: 7,195
79
  • Walnut, CA
  • City: 11.1mi / 17.8km away
  • Population: 30,026
  • I've lived in Walnut, CA for about 2 years now, and I couldn't be happier with my decision to move here. It is quiet, safe, and you are close to all kinds of fun things to do! The Annual Walnut Family…[read more]
79
  • Park Estates, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 19.1mi / 30.7km away
  • Population: 2,646
79
  • Verdugo Woodlands, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 13.7mi / 22.0km away
  • Population: 7,722
79
  • The Plaza, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.9mi / 27.2km away
  • Population: 21,865
79
  • Villa Park, CA
  • City: 21.1mi / 33.9km away
  • Population: 5,922
79
  • Chino Hills, CA
  • City: 18.6mi / 29.9km away
  • Population: 77,266
  • When I first visited Chino Hills I couldn't help but think of how beautiful it was. With rolling green hills, snow covered mountains in the background and a modern urban center Chino Hills has become one…[read more]
79
  • Emerald Isle, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 12.7mi / 20.4km away
  • Population: 742
78
  • Brockmont, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 14.7mi / 23.6km away
  • Population: 596
78
  • La Palma, CA
  • City: 13.8mi / 22.2km away
  • Population: 15,834
  • Living in La Palma, California provides me with the convenience of being close to Los Angeles, while giving me a good place to raise my family. This community is small and everyone seems to know…[read more]
78
  • Los Alamitos, CA
  • City: 17.5mi / 28.2km away
  • Population: 11,661
  • The city of Los Alamitos is a medium sized suburb of Los Angeles. This is a great neighborhood for all types of families, including ones with kids that are going to school. The city's school districts…[read more]
78
  • Crescenta Highlands, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.3mi / 27.8km away
  • Population: 10,550
78
  • La Crescenta-Montrose, CA
  • City: 16.6mi / 26.6km away
  • Population: 19,824
  • I moved to La Crescenta-Montrose two years ago with my family. Though we were looking for something a little cheaper, this area was the only one that was safe enough and had good enough schools for us to…[read more]
77
  • City Of Signal Hill, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 18.5mi / 29.8km away
  • Population: 10,207
77
  • West Torrance, Torrance, CA
  • Neighborhood: 23.1mi / 37.1km away
  • Population: 68,889
  • I lived in the West Torrance neighborhood of Torrance, California for several years after graduating from college. I relocated to West Torrance from Costa Mesa in Orange County. I adore the convenience,…[read more]
76
  • Los Altos, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.8mi / 28.7km away
  • Population: 13,766
76
  • Anaheim Hills, Anaheim, CA
  • Neighborhood: 21.5mi / 34.5km away
  • Population: 51,966
  • I recently moved to the Anaheim Hills, CA area. I came from a small town back east and wasn't sure what to expect. It was a transfer that brought us here, a company cut back on the coast made…[read more]
76
  • Torrance, CA
  • City: 22.4mi / 36.1km away
  • Population: 147,307
  • City maintenance of streets is ridiculous. Very unpleasant to drive in the city. This is compounded by the high density of the population. Further more underground water lines repeatedly fail and…[read more]
76
  • Walteria, Torrance, CA
  • Neighborhood: 24.4mi / 39.3km away
  • Population: 8,348
76
  • Los Cerritos Area, Long Beach, CA
  • Neighborhood: 17.4mi / 28.0km away
  • Population: 7,391
76
  • El Miradero, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.2mi / 26.1km away
  • Population: 3,627
76
  • Temple City, CA
  • City: 3.6mi / 5.8km away
  • Population: 36,084
  • Temple City is perfect for when you're looking for a small city that's still packed with amenities and opportunities. Temple City is a short drive from Los Angeles. I've been living in Temple City and I…[read more]
75
  • Diamond Bar, CA
  • City: 13.6mi / 21.9km away
  • Population: 56,456
  • While growing up and seeing other states and cities in my travels, I have always know that Southern California is one of a kind. From my first visit to my in-laws, I knew that I would one day move to…[read more]
75
  • Whiting Woods, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 16.1mi / 25.9km away
  • Population: 95
75
  • La Verne, CA
  • City: 16.7mi / 26.8km away
  • Population: 32,078
  • I lived a good portion of my life in La Verne, Ca. Living in La Verne was full of fun and great times. The city is in Southern California and situated between San Dimas and Claremont. It is also next to…[read more]
75
  • Chevy Chase, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 12.1mi / 19.5km away
  • Population: 4,263
75
  • Claremont, CA
  • City: 19.8mi / 31.9km away
  • Population: 35,827
  • I lived in Claremont for a few years and it was a pretty good city to live in. It's between Los Angeles and San Bernadino, plus it has Angeles National Forest directly to the north, so it's in a really…[read more]
74
  • Rancho San Rafael, Glendale, CA
  • Neighborhood: 12.6mi / 20.2km away
  • Population: 823
74
  • San Dimas, CA
  • City: 14.3mi / 23.0km away
  • Population: 34,109
  • I loved my time living in San Dimas, CA. The Southern California location meant great weather year-round. The location of San Dimas also meant I was never far from exciting entertainment venues. Within a…[read more]

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

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