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Best Places To Live In Peoria, IL

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  • Peoria, IL
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 115,718
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score84
  • Morton, IL
  • 8.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 16,493
83
  • Washington, IL
  • 8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 15,525
81
  • Germantown Hills, IL
  • 8.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,439
80
  • Elmwood, IL
  • 20.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,235
80
  • Tremont, IL
  • 12.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,120
80
  • Dunlap, IL
  • 11.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,592
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  • Metamora, IL
  • 13.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,544
78
  • Mackinaw, IL
  • 16.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,407
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  • Glasford, IL
  • 14.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,018
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  • Deer Creek, IL
  • 14.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 781
76
  • Eureka, IL
  • 16.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,638
76
  • Pekin, IL
  • 8.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 33,928
76
  • Princeville, IL
  • 18.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,077
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  • Chillicothe, IL
  • 16 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,181
74
  • West Peoria, IL
  • 2.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,453
74
  • Minier, IL
  • 23 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,206
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  • Stanford, IL
  • 26.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 603
74
  • East Peoria, IL
  • 2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 23,225
74
  • Lake Camelot, IL
  • 9.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,910
73
  • Manito, IL
  • 21.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,752
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  • North Pekin, IL
  • 6.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,464
73
  • Heritage Lake, IL
  • 17 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,292
73
  • Marquette Heights, IL
  • 5.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,789
71
  • Washburn, IL
  • 22.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,022
71
  • Peoria Heights, IL
  • 3.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,056
71
  • Hopedale, IL
  • 20.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,018
70
  • Bellevue, IL
  • 4.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,576
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  • Bartonville, IL
  • 5.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,440
69
  • Brimfield, IL
  • 18.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 963
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  • Hanna City, IL
  • 10.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,308
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  • Goodfield, IL
  • 17.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,044
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  • Green Valley, IL
  • 20 miles away (City)
  • Population: 786
65
  • Rome, IL
  • 13.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,746
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  • South Pekin, IL
  • 14.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,160
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  • Norwood, IL
  • 5.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 453
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  • La Rose, IL
  • 27 miles away (City)
  • Population: 129
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  • Banner, IL
  • 21.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 188
59
  • Mapleton, IL
  • 11 miles away (City)
  • Population: 310
58
  • Spring Bay, IL
  • 9.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 556
58
  • Creve Coeur, IL
  • 3.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,717
58
  • Bay View Gardens, IL
  • 8.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 354
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  • Kingston Mines, IL
  • 13.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 253

Listed above are the best places to live in Peoria, IL for 2017. 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 - Peoria, IL, followed by the best places to live near Peoria, IL, sorted by Livability Score.

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