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Best Places To Live In West Columbia, SC

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  • West Columbia, SC
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 15,947
  • Sadly, West Columbus, South Carolina is one of those places you really want to like, but you can't. One would think that living in South Carolina itself would be a pleasant experience. However, after
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score83
  • Arcadia Lakes, SC
  • 8.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 991
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  • Chapin, SC
  • 18.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,566
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  • Lake Murray of Richland, SC
  • 13.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,798
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  • Lexington, SC
  • 6.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 20,315
  • You have to living here for over a year I cannot say I hate the town but can't say I like it either. At first you look at it and fall in love with the quaintness of it. Then you see that southern
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  • Pine Ridge, SC
  • 6.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,138
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  • Seven Oaks, SC
  • 4.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 15,981
  • Seven Oaks, SC is a comfortable community just outside of Columbia, resting in the trees and gentle slopes of inland South Carolina. For me, it was a great way to enjoy the grace and culture of the
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  • Irmo, SC
  • 9.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,851
  • Irmo, SC is a beautiful town in the Columbia area. It’s just 20 minutes away from Columbia proper, but a lot of Columbia businesses are just 10 or 15 minutes away. Irmo is just a few minutes away from
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  • Forest Acres, SC
  • 7.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,571
  • Living in Forest Acres is like embracing the beauty of nature while getting the convenience of the SC capital. The town is under 10 minutes away from Columbia in usual traffic, making commutes easy.
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  • Springdale CDP, SC
  • 2.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,355
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  • Little Mountain, SC
  • 23.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 219
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  • Peak, SC
  • 21.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 45
69
  • Cayce, SC
  • 2.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,684
  • Cayce, South Carolina is a great place to live. I have lived here for 2 years and enjoy this area. I had to relocate for my job and I chose Cayce because of the easiness in which I can commute to
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  • Blythewood, SC
  • 16.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,612
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  • Pomaria, SC
  • 26.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 139
68
  • Dentsville, SC
  • 9.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 14,192
  • We have excellent schools and are within close proximity to many different towns and downtown. I moved to Dentsville for the convenience and school district and I have been pleased so far. There are a
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  • Gilbert, SC
  • 17.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 824
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  • Woodfield, SC
  • 10.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,526
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  • Pelion, SC
  • 17.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 707
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  • Springdale, SC
  • 2.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,740
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  • Summit, SC
  • 19.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 445
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  • St. Andrews, SC
  • 4.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 22,272
  • Since I work in Columbia, living in St. Andrews, South Carolina meets all of my living needs. I can literally be in Columbia and at my employer’s office in less than fifteen minutes. I must say that at
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  • Oak Grove, SC
  • 2.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,900
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  • Red Bank, SC
  • 9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,006
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  • South Congaree, SC
  • 6.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,272
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  • Hopkins, SC
  • 15 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,749
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  • Columbia, SC
  • 3.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 132,537
  • Ever since Gov. Pothole Nikki was elected the city streets have deteriorated. They are just now being repaired. The lights are timed horribly and it took me 15 minutes to go 2 blocks. Some are forced to
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  • Jenkinsville, SC
  • 22.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 98
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  • Gadsden, SC
  • 21.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,948
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  • Gaston, SC
  • 11.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,388
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  • Swansea, SC
  • 17.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 893

Listed above are the best places to live in West Columbia, SC 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 - West Columbia, SC, followed by the best places to live near West Columbia, SC, sorted by Livability Score.

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