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Best Places To Live Near Takoma Park, Washington, DC

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  • Takoma Park, Washington, DC
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 5,302
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score88
  • Westover Village, Arlington, VA
  • Neighborhood: 8.7mi / 14.1km away
  • Population: 2,179
88
  • Merrifield, VA
  • City: 13.3mi / 21.4km away
  • Population: 17,000
  • Merrifield, VA is one of those places you just don't find any more. Breathtaking, unspoiled nature and scenery, wonderful people everywhere you go, great schools, easy-to-find housing, a healthy job…[read more]
87
  • Fair Oaks, VA
  • City: 19.0mi / 30.6km away
  • Population: 33,478
  • Fair Oaks is a town with lots of quaint attractions that you'll find interesting if you love if you and your friends are history buffs. One of the main sites in the city is Shaker Village of Pleasant…[read more]
87
  • Kingstowne, VA
  • City: 16.3mi / 26.2km away
  • Population: 15,779
  • I live in Kingstowne, Virginia and I can say that this area is very pleasant. My family and I initially chose Kingstown, because we needed to be closer to Washington, D.C. for an easy to commute to my…[read more]
86
  • North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria, VA
  • Neighborhood: 11.1mi / 17.8km away
  • Population: 12,333
86
  • Williamsburg, Arlington, VA
  • Neighborhood: 8.4mi / 13.5km away
  • Population: 2,968
86
  • Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA
  • Neighborhood: 9.1mi / 14.6km away
  • Population: 11,584
86
  • Lake Barcroft, VA
  • City: 11.2mi / 18.0km away
  • Population: 9,851
86
  • Friendship Heights Village, MD
  • City: 3.1mi / 5.0km away
  • Population: 4,730
86
  • Yorktown, Arlington, VA
  • Neighborhood: 7.7mi / 12.4km away
  • Population: 3,417
86
  • Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA
  • Neighborhood: 7.7mi / 12.4km away
  • Population: 12,604
86
  • Rock Spring, Arlington, VA
  • Neighborhood: 7.4mi / 12.0km away
  • Population: 3,223
86
  • Kensington, MD
  • City: 3.5mi / 5.7km away
  • Population: 2,111
  • I've lived here for almost my life! One of my favorite places here the Antique Row! I love this place! You can find lots of good places like the Mormon Temple during Christmas time, the shopping center…[read more]
86
  • Upper Marlboro, MD
  • City: 19.1mi / 30.7km away
  • Population: 694
85
  • Chevy Chase town, MD
  • City: 2.0mi / 3.3km away
  • Population: 2,948
85
  • Waycroft-Woodlawn, Arlington, VA
  • Neighborhood: 8.1mi / 13.0km away
  • Population: 1,549
85
  • McLean, VA
  • City: 8.7mi / 14.1km away
  • Population: 48,867
  • I found as a kid and when I brought my family back as an adult, McLean. Virginia is the ideal city to live and experience. Being one of the model cities within Northern Virginia's Fairfax County,…[read more]
85
  • Lyon Park, Arlington, VA
  • Neighborhood: 7.8mi / 12.5km away
  • Population: 5,521
84
  • Newington, VA
  • City: 19.2mi / 30.9km away
  • Population: 13,583
  • As I have grown to learn more in my elderly years, the term home is where the heart is rings more true now than ever. If ever I have loved a city with all of my heart, Newington would be that city. A…[read more]
84
  • Potomac Yard-Potomac Greens, Alexandria, VA
  • Neighborhood: 10.8mi / 17.4km away
  • Population: 3,750
84
  • Taylor Run, Alexandria, VA
  • Neighborhood: 11.8mi / 19.0km away
  • Population: 6,851
84
  • Idylwood, VA
  • City: 11.0mi / 17.7km away
  • Population: 18,921
  • I experienced great hometown life while living in Idlywood Virginia. The quaint town is off of Interstate 66 in Fairfax County. The Idlywood area provides prestigious schools with above-par academic…[read more]
84
  • Cherrydale, Arlington, VA
  • Neighborhood: 7.1mi / 11.5km away
  • Population: 3,398
  • I am very grateful to be an employee of Cherrydale Health and rehabilitation Center. Almost 3 years ago, when I had my interview, an nurse that was a part of the recruiting team told me " I like this…[read more]
84
  • Burke Centre, VA
  • City: 19.4mi / 31.2km away
  • Population: 18,130
  • If you can get past the Northern Virginia traffic, then I assure you that you will enjoy what our suburbs have to offer. Here we have a place called Burke Centre, and I promise you I never heard of it…[read more]
84
  • Kings Park West, VA
  • City: 18.1mi / 29.1km away
  • Population: 13,925
  • I've visited the city of Kings Park West, Virginia and love its simplicity. The residents are very ethnically diverse in this city. This state is well known for being a pretty city. With the cost of…[read more]
84
  • Springdale, MD
  • City: 11.0mi / 17.7km away
  • Population: 2,878
84
  • Reston, VA
  • City: 16.5mi / 26.5km away
  • Population: 60,070
  • When I visited Reston from nearby Falls Church, Virginia, I felt that I was in an idyllic city. Its streets are safe to walk around in and are very, very clean. Visiting Restons' restaurants is a gourmet…[read more]
83
  • Cascades, VA
  • City: 19.2mi / 30.9km away
  • Population: 12,205
  • It's experienced beautiful parks while living in Cascades Virginia. The beautiful natural scenery of this small town is captivating. Cascades has lots of friendly people that create a close-knit…[read more]
83
  • Woodlawn CDP (Carroll County), VA
  • City: 17.8mi / 28.6km away
  • Population: 2,247
83
  • Arlington Ridge, Arlington, VA
  • Neighborhood: 9.1mi / 14.6km away
  • Population: 5,493
83
  • Floris, VA
  • City: 20.3mi / 32.6km away
  • Population: 7,876
83
  • Newington Forest, VA
  • City: 20.0mi / 32.2km away
  • Population: 12,262
  • Newington Forest is a fascinating city in Fairfax County. It offers a residential and commercial layout. The town holds about 12,000 residents at the average age of 37. The unemployment is down 3.20%…[read more]
83
  • Franconia, VA
  • City: 16.2mi / 26.1km away
  • Population: 19,935
  • I experienced a great lifestyle while living in Franconia Virginia. The city is located in Fairfax County Virginia. Franconia is close to Alexandria and just north of Fort Belvoir, a US Army facility.…[read more]
83
  • Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA
  • Neighborhood: 6.7mi / 10.8km away
  • Population: 10,224
83
  • Colonial Village, Arlington, VA
  • Neighborhood: 6.6mi / 10.6km away
  • Population: 2,644
83
  • Chevy Chase Village, MD
  • City: 2.4mi / 3.8km away
  • Population: 2,030
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  • Arlington, VA
  • City: 8.0mi / 12.9km away
  • Population: 226,092
  • First off, a $100k+ salary here is the same as a $40k salary in an average US city. This is one of the few places where someone with a graduate degree from an ivy league school needs to work a 2nd or 3rd…[read more]
83
  • Oakton, VA
  • City: 15.6mi / 25.1km away
  • Population: 36,748
  • I've been in Oakton going on five years, and it is a fantastic choice. It's close enough to Mclean and Washington that there are a lot of opportunities for education and business available, especially if…[read more]
83
  • Alcova Heights, Arlington, VA
  • Neighborhood: 8.8mi / 14.2km away
  • Population: 2,027
82
  • Huntington, VA
  • City: 13.4mi / 21.6km away
  • Population: 13,032
  • Living in Huntington has been an overall fantastic experience. Not only is this place perfect to raise a family, its perfect for single individuals who are looking for a small town to get comfortable in.…[read more]
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  • Lyon Village, Arlington, VA
  • Neighborhood: 7.1mi / 11.4km away
  • Population: 3,541
82
  • Arlington-East Falls, Arlington, VA
  • Neighborhood: 9.2mi / 14.8km away
  • Population: 5,637
82
  • Fairlington-Shirlington, Arlington, VA
  • Neighborhood: 10.6mi / 17.0km away
  • Population: 9,718
82
  • West Springfield, VA
  • City: 17.5mi / 28.2km away
  • Population: 23,028
  • Living in West Springfield might be expensive, but the city has a lot to offer and the price tag is justified. Due to its close proximity to Washington DC, there are a lot of opportunities for work in…[read more]
82
  • Madison Manor, Arlington, VA
  • Neighborhood: 9.4mi / 15.1km away
  • Population: 1,579
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  • Chevy Chase, MD
  • City: 2.0mi / 3.3km away
  • Population: 9,618
82
  • Hayfield, VA
  • City: 16.9mi / 27.2km away
  • Population: 4,453
82
  • Vienna, VA
  • City: 13.2mi / 21.2km away
  • Population: 16,378
  • Accessibility would be the best word to describe Vienna, Virginia. This bedroom community of Washington, D.C. is an ideal suburban location for D.C. commuters because of its central location on the…[read more]
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  • Bethesda, MD
  • City: 4.3mi / 6.9km away
  • Population: 62,608
  • Paramount, California has been my home for several years now. I moved to Paramount from Minnesota, so you might imagine the huge change I had to go through. However, Paramount did not make it hard for me…[read more]
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  • Bluemont, Arlington, VA
  • Neighborhood: 8.7mi / 14.0km away
  • Population: 7,049

Listed above are the best places to live in Takoma Park, Washington, DC 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 - Takoma Park, Washington, DC, followed by the best places to live near Takoma Park, Washington, DC, sorted by Livability Score.

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