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2022 Best Places to Live in Barnstable County

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  1. #1 Best Places to Live in Barnstable County.

    West Falmouth

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 1,836,

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  2. #2 Best Places to Live in Barnstable County.

    Wellfleet

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

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Wellfleet has a lot of desirable qualities. The most notable ones are obviously the unspoiled beaches in the federally protected National Seashore and the calm waters on the bayside. But there are....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 3,662,

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  3. #3 Best Places to Live in Barnstable County.

    Orleans

    4 Niche users give it an average review of 4.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Visitor says Orleans is a great town with some of the best and most well-known beaches on the Cape! There is lots of different shops in town and lots of exciting things going on. It is very pretty and lots of....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 5,812,

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  4. #4 Best Places to Live in Barnstable County.

    Mashpee Neck

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says Mashpee is a very welcoming community. It also has alot of diversity..

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 1,403,

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  5. #5 Best Places to Live in Barnstable County.

    Brewster

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

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Growing up in Brewster was fantastic. It is very family-oriented and safe, and is part of the fantastic Nauset Public Schools system. It is very quiet, so there aren't many places to go and do things....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 9,811,

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  6. #6 Best Places to Live in Barnstable County.

    Falmouth

    66 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Great place to raise a family, a lot of year round family activities. Beautiful beaches, bike path, fishing, boating, library, and downtown restaurants. Good schools, offering plenty of advanced....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 31,104,

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  7. #7 Best Places to Live in Barnstable County.

    North Falmouth

    4 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Former Resident says Quaint town with ever blooming residents. Serving as an attractive beach town for many vacationers and urban residents, much business revolves around tourism. Locals are also great, and do not treat....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 2,572,

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  8. #8 Best Places to Live in Barnstable County.

    Chatham

    4 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Very nice area, lots of beautiful beaches. There are many restaurants and shops line the sidewalks of mainstreet. There are awesome pizza places and the nightlife is better than most of the cape..

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 6,009,

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  9. #9 Best Places to Live in Barnstable County.

    North Eastham

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 1,741,

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  10. #10 Best Places to Live in Barnstable County.

    Teaticket

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Former Resident says Teaticket is a small and very peaceful town on Cape Cod. There are not many things to do there, but it is suitable for older people who want to take some rest from the city lifestyle.

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 1,608,

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  11. #11 Best Places to Live in Barnstable County.

    Eastham

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Visitor says I had a great time in Eastham, Ma.. Eastham is a quaint little town with a few historical sites to see. I visited the Windmill on the green. How beautiful that was. What I enjoyed most were the....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 4,896,

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  12. #12 Best Places to Live in Barnstable County.

    Sandwich

    44 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Sandwich is the perfect little town. I love being able to live here, especially in the summer because the weather is perfect and the beaches warm up quick. There aren't many big national businesses....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 20,256,

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  13. #13 Best Places to Live in Barnstable County.

    Provincetown

    Town in Massachusetts,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Nearby Resident says Stunning light, nature and people--Provincetown is a pristine, special place one will not soon forget.. Walk Commercial Street day or night and you'll find the most diverse group of happy people you....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 2,972,

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  14. #14 Best Places to Live in Barnstable County.

    West Chatham

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 1,224,

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  15. #15 Best Places to Live in Barnstable County.

    Harwich

    5 Niche users give it an average review of 4.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I've lived in Harwich for nearly my whole life! I like it here a lot-you are close to the beach, which is super nice. Living on Cape Cod has a lot of perks! It's kind of secluded here, but you are....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 12,168,

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  16. #16 Best Places to Live in Barnstable County.

    Mashpee

    26 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I have never had a bad experience with this town. The school districts have been nothing but great for myself and my peers. The town has great youth recreation programs, especially in tennis and in....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 14,204,

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  17. #17 Best Places to Live in Barnstable County.

    East Sandwich

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

    Featured Review: Current Resident says It is a great town and we don't get a lot of the tourists. There is a large collection of art studios and history. If you want to take it easy and view a lot of culture, this is the best place on....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 3,628,

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  18. #18 Best Places to Live in Barnstable County.

    West Dennis

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 2,479,

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  19. #19 Best Places to Live in Barnstable County.

    Barnstable Town

    Town in Massachusetts,

    41 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Barnstable has been my home for 26 years- from the beaches to the people, everything about it is great. Barnstable features seven towns, each with its own charm. Osterville, Centerville, and Hyannis....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 44,497,

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  20. #20 Best Places to Live in Barnstable County.

    Harwich Port

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 1,906,

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  21. #21 Best Places to Live in Barnstable County.

    Sagamore

    11 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Sagamore is a small charming town in Southeastern Massachusetts. Its residents are kind-hearted and welcoming and host neighborhood cookouts frequently during the summer. Having lived in a small town....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 3,792,

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  22. #22 Best Places to Live in Barnstable County.

    Yarmouth Port

    16 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Easy to get to Hyannis. Lots of areas for recreation. Family friendly town. Good police and fire services. Good choices for child care. Town run recreation activities for....

    Read 16 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 5,202,

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  23. #23 Best Places to Live in Barnstable County.

    Dennis

    6 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Dennis is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States, located near the center of Cape Cod. The population was 14,207 at the 2010 census.[1]The town encompasses five distinct villages, each of which has its own post office. These constituent villages are Dennis (including North Dennis), Dennis Port, East Dennis, South Dennis, and West....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 13,927,

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  24. #24 Best Places to Live in Barnstable County.

    Bourne

    9 Niche users give it an average review of 3.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Very friendly and welcoming! The beaches are very nice and clean. The community overall is clean. The water commissioner and the staff are very friendly and worry about the residents health and....

    Read 9 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 19,819,

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  25. #25 Best Places to Live in Barnstable County.

    West Yarmouth

    10 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says All of the towns on Cape Cod have their own unique feel but I love West Yarmouth the most as I live there! It's a pretty quiet, fun and great area to live..

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 6,388,

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