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2022 Safe Places to Live in California

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  1. #34 Best Places to Live in California.

    Mountain View

    Town in California,

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

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I love Mountain View with my whole heart! I have grown up here my whole life, and it hasn't failed to provide fun, jobs, sense of community, and trust. They have such fun and welcoming holiday events....

    Read 133 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 80,104,

  2. #46 Best Places to Live in California.

    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. #53 Best Places to Live in California.

    Irvine

    City in California,

    551 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....

    Read 551 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 272,694,

  4. #108 Best Places to Live in California.

    Carmel Valley

    Neighborhood in San Diego, CA,

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

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Carmel Valley is clean, safe, family and dog friendly. I have a short 15 minute commute to work in La Jolla or the beach at Torrey Pines. There are plenty of child care options in the area and plenty....

    Read 61 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 32,302,

  5. #120 Best Places to Live in California.

    Inner Sunset

    Neighborhood in San Francisco, CA,

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

    Featured Review: Current Resident says The Inner Sunset neighborhood is great family oriented neighborhood. There are two public schools. Golden Gate Park is very close by. The ocean and Ocean Beach is just a fifteen minute walk. There is....

    Read 11 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 13,175,

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