If you like the idea of living on the United States' west coast but would rather avoid the hustle and bustle of the southern part of the Golden State, the city of Napa, California, might just be what you're looking for. As long as you don't need a great deal of yard space and can afford to pay for a home or condo in the median local price range of around $500,000, you'll have a wide variety of styles from which to choose.

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