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Best Places To Live In Vancouver, WA

  • Vancouver, WA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 169,982
  • I visit Vancouver, Washington several times a year, for conventions and cultural events. In fact, Vancouver is only about a 15-20 minute drive from Portland as the Interstate Bridge connects the two,…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score86
  • West Linn, OR
  • City: 18.8mi / 30.2km away
  • Population: 26,242
  • Moving to West Linn, OR was one of the best decisions of my life! It's a great city with a lot of family oriented activities that happen all year long. There are parks a plenty with wildlife and nature…[read more]
  • West Haven-Sylvan, OR
  • City: 9.8mi / 15.8km away
  • Population: 8,131
  • Sherwood, OR
  • City: 21.2mi / 34.1km away
  • Population: 18,965
  • Living in Sherwood has been nothing short of amazing. In my opinion it is the perfect place to raise a family, and eventually retire. From the quiet, safe neighborhoods, to the fantastic school systems…[read more]
  • Cedar Mill, OR
  • City: 9.8mi / 15.8km away
  • Population: 15,993
  • I experienced a fantastic time while living in Cedar Mill Oregon. The city is located in Washington County. Cedar Mill is close to the Portland Oregon Metropolitan area. The town is a great little…[read more]
  • West Slope, Beaverton, OR
  • Neighborhood: 10.9mi / 17.5km away
  • Population: 2,207
  • Raleigh Hills, OR
  • City: 11.6mi / 18.6km away
  • Population: 6,046
  • Lake Oswego, OR
  • City: 15.8mi / 25.3km away
  • Population: 38,065
  • I just loved living in Lake Oswego, Oregon. This city is located on the border of the Willamette River, just eight miles south of Portland, Oregon. In the early 19th century this charming city was a…[read more]
  • Oak Hills, OR
  • City: 11.0mi / 17.8km away
  • Population: 11,678
  • Impressive is an understatement to describe the experience I have had living in Oak Hills, OR. I love living in this place as it provides an environment and infrastructure for growth. The access to local…[read more]
  • Camas, WA
  • City: 11.4mi / 18.3km away
  • Population: 21,393
  • Camas has gentrified into an amazing place. Consider this: old time parks and ball fields, an idyllic downtown with open air dining and brewpubs, nicely curated boutiques, one of the best school systems…[read more]
  • Southwest Hills, Portland, OR
  • Neighborhood: 9.7mi / 15.5km away
  • Population: 6,279
  • Garden Home-Whitford, OR
  • City: 13.0mi / 21.0km away
  • Population: 6,291
  • Old Evergreen Highway, Vancouver, WA
  • Neighborhood: 6.3mi / 10.2km away
  • Population: 2,798
  • Father Blanchet Park, Vancouver, WA
  • Neighborhood: 3.6mi / 5.8km away
  • Population: 1,092
  • Rockcreek, OR
  • City: 12.0mi / 19.2km away
  • Population: 9,384
  • Cascade Southeast, Vancouver, WA
  • Neighborhood: 7.4mi / 11.8km away
  • Population: 845
  • Northwest, Portland, OR
  • Neighborhood: 6.9mi / 11.2km away
  • Population: 21,700
  • Ridgefield, WA
  • City: 12.8mi / 20.6km away
  • Population: 6,112
  • West Slope, OR
  • City: 11.2mi / 18.1km away
  • Population: 7,650
  • Northwest, Vancouver, WA
  • Neighborhood: 2.1mi / 3.5km away
  • Population: 3,342
  • Minnehaha, WA
  • City: 2.4mi / 3.9km away
  • Population: 11,068
  • Minnehaha closely borders the state of Oregon. Cool summers and, often wet winters are an effective climate for the Pacific Northwest forests to flourish. This small town is situated close to the larger…[read more]
  • South Beaverton, Beaverton, OR
  • Neighborhood: 15.0mi / 24.2km away
  • Population: 8,414
  • Fairway 164th, Vancouver, WA
  • Neighborhood: 7.6mi / 12.3km away
  • Population: 2,591
  • King City, OR
  • City: 17.9mi / 28.8km away
  • Population: 3,599
  • Washougal, WA
  • City: 15.9mi / 25.6km away
  • Population: 14,987
  • Living in Washougal has been a great experience. This small city is Located in the State of Washington, but it sits right at the Oregon Border about 23 miles northeast of Portland, Oregon. I think the…[read more]
  • Linnton, Portland, OR
  • Neighborhood: 7.1mi / 11.5km away
  • Population: 736
  • Village At Fishers Landing, Vancouver, WA
  • Neighborhood: 8.6mi / 13.8km away
  • Population: 1,014
  • Bethany, OR
  • City: 10.1mi / 16.2km away
  • Population: 22,819
  • Bethany is a fast-growing city that is becoming an appealing city to raise a family. There's lots of great attractions that are unique to the area, so you can organize a visit with family and friends…[read more]
  • Sellwood-Moreland, Portland, OR
  • Neighborhood: 11.5mi / 18.5km away
  • Population: 11,716
  • Hearthwood, Vancouver, WA
  • Neighborhood: 6.8mi / 10.9km away
  • Population: 2,181
  • Beaverton, OR
  • City: 13.3mi / 21.3km away
  • Population: 94,865
  • I have lived in the Pacific Northwest all my life and have had frequent trips to Beaverton, Oregon, since I'm only 20 minutes away. Let me tell you, you won't get bored in Beaverton, as there's always…[read more]

Listed above are the best places to live in Vancouver, WA 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 - Vancouver, WA, followed by the best places to live near Vancouver, WA, sorted by Livability Score.

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