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Best Places To Live In Colfax, IL

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  • Colfax, IL
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 1,081
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score72
  • Downs, IL
  • 18.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 971
72
  • Normal, IL
  • 19.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 54,534
  • I really love it here. Lived here since I was a young kid and it is great. The people are friendly, once in awhile there's rude individuals, but the pros outweigh the cons. First to start things off, I
71
  • Le Roy, IL
  • 17.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,570
70
  • Fairbury, IL
  • 13.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,610
69
  • Fisher, IL
  • 22.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,989
  • I grew up in Fisher- lived there from birth to 18 years old. Although I didn't like it growing up because everyone knew everyone else's business (you get that with most small towns) I would say it is a
68
  • Bloomington, IL
  • 19.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 78,368
  • After visiting Bloomington, IL I must say that I am in love with this beautiful city. This is truly one of the best areas that Illinois has to offer, aside from Chicago. It is a mostly residential area
67
  • Lexington, IL
  • 10.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,107
67
  • Hudson, IL
  • 19.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,704
67
  • Gridley, IL
  • 18.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,426
66
  • Heyworth, IL
  • 25.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,031
66
  • Gibson City, IL
  • 14.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,423
65
  • Forrest, IL
  • 16.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,083
61
  • Chenoa, IL
  • 13.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,840
61
  • Saybrook, IL
  • 10.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 790
60
  • Ellsworth, IL
  • 9.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 276
60
  • Elliott, IL
  • 19.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 239
60
  • Bellflower, IL
  • 16.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 416
60
  • Melvin, IL
  • 19.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 550
60
  • Arrowsmith, IL
  • 8.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 267
59
  • Sibley, IL
  • 12.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 352
58
  • Strawn, IL
  • 12.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 102
58
  • Cooksville, IL
  • 5.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 170
58
  • Towanda, IL
  • 14.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 441
57
  • Anchor, IL
  • 4.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 142
57
  • Chatsworth, IL
  • 21.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,007
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  • Foosland, IL
  • 17.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 108

Listed above are the best places to live in Colfax, IL for 2018. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Colfax, IL, followed by the best places to live near Colfax, IL, sorted by Livability Score.

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