Brush Stroke

Affordable Places to Live in California Near the Beach                                                                   

By: Vishal        

Brush Stroke

Only one hour away from LA, this beautiful coastal town offers a scenic escape from the hustle & bustle of the big city.  



Imperial Beach

Located only a 15-minute drive away from Downtown San Diego, this coastal town comes with a host of unique offerings.  

Gray Frame Corner



Although this scenic coastal town doesn’t have as many amenities as the nearby Grover Beach, it is still an excellent pocket-friendly choice.  

Gray Frame Corner

Nestled in Humboldt County, it is home to Humboldt State University and features a vibrant arts and culture scene.  



If you’re a history buff, the city has a historic Old Town that features Victorian-style architecture. 

Open Hands

It is home to an active LGBTQ+ community and features a vibrant arts and culture scene. The city is home to plenty of art galleries, performing arts venues, and theatres.  

Long Beach

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