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2023 Best Counties to Live in California

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  1. #1 Best Counties to Live in California.

    Alameda County

    County in California,

    69 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says As a kid that has moved three times, Alameda County is by far the best place I've ever lived. Not only is the weather perfect, but I love the diversity. I used to live in a predominantly white....

    Read 69 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 1,663,823,

  2. #9 Best Counties to Live in California.

    San Diego County

    County in California,

    1345 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says San Diego boasts over 70 miles of coastline, each with its own unique character. La Jolla Shores, with its turquoise waters and playful seals, is a must-visit. Pacific Beach offers lively surfing...The city of San Diego buzzes with energy. Explore the lively Gaslamp Quarter, a historic district teeming with bars, restaurants, and Victorian architecture. Catch a Padres game at Petco Park, or...San Diego's culinary scene is as diverse as its landscape. From fresh seafood tacos to award-winning fine dining, your taste buds will be in for a treat. Don't miss the chance to try a California....

    Read 1345 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 3,289,701,

  3. #15 Best Counties to Live in California.

    Sonoma County

    County in California,

    54 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Sonoma County education is well respected for its dedication to excellence and innovation. The county offers various educational options, from preschool to higher education. The school system in....

    Read 54 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 488,436,

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