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2022 Best Places to Live in the Los Angeles Area

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  1. #2 Best Places to Live in Los Angeles Area.

    Ocean Park

    Neighborhood in Santa Monica, CA,

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

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I have lived in Ocean Park most of my life. Over my 70 years here I have seen Ocean Park evolve from an inexpensive, iffy sleepy neighborhood of artists, beatnicks, peacenicks, elderly expats from....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 12,072,

  2. #10 Best Places to Live in Los Angeles Area.

    South Pasadena

    Suburb of Los Angeles, CA,

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

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I love to take walks here because it is safe, the weather is fantastic, and there are so many trees! I love the cute shops on Mission and Fair Oak. Sometimes, the mansions here make you feel like...I have heard that locals are slightly racist towards Latinx people. I have not noticed it, but I can believe it. The stories I have heard about include rude looks and demeaning remarks. Latinx...South Pasadena's property values are partially due to the public schools. They are safe, and the students here usually do very well academically. However, the schools do not look after students'...Overall, the stores and the vibe of the town are great, but you might have trouble with the social structure..

    Read 93 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 25,478,

  3. #12 Best Places to Live in Los Angeles Area.

    Pico

    Neighborhood in Santa Monica, CA,

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

    Featured Review: Niche User says I have lived in Santa Monica for nearly 11 years and have seen the area grow beyond realistic capacity. New construction and traffic are terrible and the "beach town" feeling is fading with the... Santa Monica will likely become too crowded for many of us who moved here to get away from the feeling of living in a busy city and the rent control apartments. Overall though,Santa Monica is a great place to live. There are great place to eat, good schools, plenty of yoga studios and gyms and decent public transportation.We complain about the growth but it....

    Read 37 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 15,143,

  4. #14 Best Places to Live in Los Angeles Area.

    Irvine

    City in California,

    566 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Nearby Resident says I love Irvine! I went to UCI for my bachelors degree and it was a beautiful area. There are many activities to do beyond campus life. My friends and I would ride our bikes in the park and then get....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 272,694,

  5. #15 Best Places to Live in Los Angeles Area.

    Turtle Rock

    Neighborhood in Irvine, CA,

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

    Featured Review: Niche User says I love Irvine. I've been living in the same house in Irvine for 18 years (since birth). I think it's an amazing place to raise a family or for anyone that isn't looking for a constant adrenaline....

    Read 23 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 11,179,

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