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Best Places To Live In St. James, NC

  • St. James, NC
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 4,438


Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score82
  • Carolina Beach, NC
  • 13.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,048
  • I lived in Carolina Beach for almost 10 years and I loved it. Everyone walks their kids to school, virtually every home is within walking distance to the beach, and the dive bars and seafood restaurants…[read more]
  • Belville, NC
  • 20 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,473
  • Myrtle Grove, NC
  • 17.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,872
  • Southport, NC
  • 5.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,291
  • I really love southport, Ive been there a few times with family members and would love to live there. The only things that bother me the most are the hurrucanes. im a very healthy 64 year old woman. …[read more]
  • Caswell Beach, NC
  • 4.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 416
  • Ocean Isle Beach, NC
  • 18.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 702
  • Wrightsville Beach, NC
  • 25.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,546
  • Sea Breeze, NC
  • 15.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,886
  • Silver Lake, NC
  • 17.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,117
  • Kure Beach, NC
  • 12.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,335
  • Bald Head Island, NC
  • 9.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 284
  • Holden Beach, NC
  • 12.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,135
  • Shallotte, NC
  • 15.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,784
  • Wilmington, NC
  • 21.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 113,724
  • I have been a current resident for over 20 years. The majority of people moving to the area are from up North and they think it is a great value for a beach town. Having been here a long time I can…[read more]
  • Oak Island, NC
  • 3.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,359
  • Area vibes had Oak Island, NC rated A+ for crime and then recently changed it to C. I was shocked, because Oak Island is so safe! I contacted the sheriff and he said nothing has changed to cause the…[read more]
  • Boiling Spring Lakes, NC
  • 7.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,703
  • There is bare minimum here. I don't have much to say but the only thing you can do here is live. Theres is absolutely nothing to do. You cant walk anywhere, you cant go out at night. It's relatively safe…[read more]
  • Varnamtown, NC
  • 6.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 516
  • Bolivia, NC
  • 8.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 228

Listed above are the best places to live in St. James, NC 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 - St. James, NC, followed by the best places to live near St. James, NC, sorted by Livability Score.

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