26 Most Diverse Places to Live in America
- Neighborhood in San Francisco, CA
Current Resident: Growning up in san francisco's bayview district, allowed me to grow up ith the best weather in the city. The people of the bayview are nice caring people who like to always have fun, especially when the bayview opera house throws community events on the third Friday of every month. There are alot of good schools as well as extra curricular activities for youth, adults and the elderly. The bayview is a great place, its currently going through mass improvements and influxes of many different people. It a beautiful thing.
- 18,567 Population
27 Most Diverse Places to Live in America
- Neighborhood in Houston, TX
Current Resident: I have lived in the area for around 4 years now. Love how the schools are in close proximity to home; no more than a 5 minute drive. The movies, mall, and places to eat are also extremely close and the neighborhood are very family orientated. I would say the one down side to living out here is the commute, especially if you are going into downtown area. On a good day with good traffic, the drive is around 35-40 minutes. However, if you are leaving during traffic hour, expect to be sitting in your car for at least an hour.
- 22,203 Population
28 Most Diverse Places to Live in America
- Suburb of Los Angeles, CA
Current Resident: Signal Hill is such a nice city to live in! There are many stores near one another for convince, great parks to visit, friendly neighbors, and an amazing night view on the hill.
- 11,404 Population
29 Most Diverse Places to Live in America
- Suburb of Los Angeles, CA
Nearby Resident: Love the structure of the neighborhoods and the intimate community aspect integrated by the playgrounds, pools, and sport courts placed in the middle of a couple of their communities. Close proximity to the hiking/biking trails in the Loma Linda Hills. Only 1-2 hours to the beach, mountains, Joshua Tree, or Los Angeles itself! Predominantly Christian city, with the hospital having been started by an Adventist Christian pioneer, and many Christian churches in the area. Nice people!
- 23,859 Population
30 Most Diverse Places to Live in America
- Suburb in Maryland
Current Resident: Very beautiful with lots of nice trees an flowers. Very nice people my neighbors are so nice and respectful, my neighborhood is very kept up wish I love. I feel very secure in Montgomery village, my wife always leaves her car door unlocked and nothing has ever happened. Im so happy we just bought our town house here a couple years ago best decision ever!
- 33,091 Population
31 Most Diverse Places to Live in America
- Suburb of San Francisco, CA
Current Resident: I've lived in Pittsburg my whole life so far and i love it. I'm 17 years old , Pittsburg is a beautiful city and there's people all over the place. We have multiple parks in separated areas. We have multiple middle schools and elementary schools. Unfortunately, there is only one Highschool so it gets extremely crowded and irritating (Say goodbye to your personal space). The people here are extremely friendly. At night i wouldn't let your children out by themselves because in certain areas it's kind of sketchy . Our city is extremely diverse. We have every shade and size . We also recently just added a gym called Planet Fitness it's really great. I would consider living here!
- 67,998 Population
32 Most Diverse Places to Live in America
- Suburb of San Francisco, CA
Nearby Resident: Pinole is a great little town, which boasts beautiful valley views, a variety of shopping options, parks, community centers, live theater, a skate park, and open space/trails. Newer development includes a Sprouts Market, The Habit, and Orange Theory. This is in addition to a Trader Joes, Peet's Coffee, Chipotle, and more. Fiat Music is a great little music store offering instruction. High School is being re-built.
- 19,040 Population
33 Most Diverse Places to Live in America
- Neighborhood in Seattle, WA
Niche User: There's everything you need within a short distance. One thing I would want to change if possible is reducing the density of the population, though I am completely aware that that is not plausible.
- 11,125 Population
34 Most Diverse Places to Live in America
- Suburb in New Jersey
Current Resident: Englewood is a diverse town with much good and a few bad. The town is small enough for you to know your neighbors and large enough for you to get away from the noise of the downtown area. Englewood has all of the necessities of a thriving town. We have a reasonably priced ShopRite, plenty of restaurants offer varying flavors, a theatre, an awesome library and public transportation into New York City. Most residents are social and personable. The school system is a work in progress. There isn't a bridge between the schools and the community. Board meetings are EMPTY. Certain sections in Englewood need aesthetic work. Overall, Englewood is a nice town for families especially if you want to be an active member of your town.
- 28,184 Population
36 Most Diverse Places to Live in America
- Town in California
Current Resident: Recently moved to Gardena from Culver City initially wasn’t sure about the move, but wow what a great decision. Got in early enough to buy a home (for a fraction of the cost vs Culver) and this town is absolutely gentrifying with local breweries popping up and so much great food. The Aerospace industry is taking over SW Gardena. Great place to live!
- 59,898 Population
38 Most Diverse Places to Live in America
- City in California
Current Resident: Hayward is a welcoming city. It is home to my university, California State University - East Bay (CSUEB). It serves a diverse community that cares about the environment and works to keep the city green. The Keep Hayward Clean and Green organization lends a helping hand by voluntarily picking up trash and waste around the city. CSUEB students also take a part volunteering for that effort as well every October for Make a Difference Day. The city has potential to thrive given the downtown area is undergoing a transformation by bringing new and fantastic things, such as a new library and an enhanced shopping center. Currently, there are many housing properties in development. However, given the city rests directly on a fault line, it is extremely earthquake prone and there is a need to remodel and retrofit older housing complexes, as evident in appearance. Other than this, the city is beautiful!
- 154,507 Population
40 Most Diverse Places to Live in America
- Suburb of San Francisco, CA
Current Resident: American Canyon is an amazing small town located just north of Vallejo and just south of Napa. Being relatively affordable, this small town is the perfect place to raise a family. With local grocery stores and businesses serving the community, a majority of residents do not have to leave town to go out and eat and to go shopping. Although there are not many entertainment options available, cities like Fairfield, Vallejo, and Napa are within minutes of this small town, and they give you great access to local theaters and productions, cinemas, and retail. The only negative about American Canyon has to be the traffic. Highway 29 can get really congested around rush hour. However, traffic might just be the small price to pay for an amazing and affordable small town experience in the bay area.
- 20,334 Population
41 Most Diverse Places to Live in America
- Suburb of Houston, TX
Former Resident: Stafford is a very small town just south of Houston. It's very family friendly, the area isn't too congested, and it's like everyone knows everyone in the community. There's malls, arcades, and fun hangout spots to enjoy with friends or family. If you're a small town type of person, this is the city for you!
- 18,026 Population
42 Most Diverse Places to Live in America
- Suburb in Maryland
Current Resident: I have lived in Germantown the past 11 years of my life. I have grown up here and gone to RCMS and SVHS before I got into college. I love Germantown. My favorite thing about Germantown is the diversity, there are so many people from different backgrounds who live here. I get to talk to my neighbors who have moved here from another country and I have the opportunity to ask them about their culture, I find it fascinating. I honestly could not see myself living anywhere else!
- 90,494 Population
44 Most Diverse Places to Live in America
- Neighborhood in Sacramento, CA
Current Resident: I love the fact that we have some good parks to go too. We have some good neighbors and the fire station is 3 blocks away. I would like to see change to my neighborhood with more social events, more parties and some more areas with benches.
- 29,083 Population
45 Most Diverse Places to Live in America
- Neighborhood in Philadelphia, PA
Current Resident: I would like to see that less trash around the neighborhood. What I like about Oxford Circle is that there is a lot of stores, which makes the stores more accessible.
- 51,974 Population
47 Most Diverse Places to Live in America
- Neighborhood in New York City, NY
Current Resident: Clean and festive. Cultural events are abundant throughout the year. Prime location-close to downtown Brooklyn, near Barclay's Center, near a major train hub. Dog neighborhood.
- 36,204 Population
48 Most Diverse Places to Live in America
- Neighborhood in Providence, RI
Current Resident: My community is very safe and friendly. I live in a residential area that provides diversity and is very family oriented. It is close enough to downtown which makes the commute fairly easy but it is also secluded enough that it can be quiet and remote.
- 7,049 Population
49 Most Diverse Places to Live in America
- Neighborhood in San Diego, CA
Niche User: San Diego has great landmarks such as the beaches, Presidio park, Balboa park, and just the general weather is a great addition. Some areas can be dangerous but its best to stay inside at night unless you're going out for a night in downtown. San Diego has a general high cost for living here.
- 52,492 Population
50 Most Diverse Places to Live in America
- City in New York
Current Resident: What I like best about Brooklyn is more of a community feel than Manhattan has. Even though people are separate here, there is still a greater sense of cordiality and not the dismissal you get from Manhattanites.
What I want to see change is an extension of evening entertainment at someplace other than the Barclays Center. Most of the stores close at 8 p.m. That's too early! Given a choice between NYC and Brooklyn, I'd take Brooklyn any day!
- 2,606,852 Population
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