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Best Places To Live In Athens, IL

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  • Athens, IL
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 2,013
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score86
  • Leland Grove, IL
  • 12.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,625
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  • Jerome, IL
  • 13.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,662
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  • Sherman, IL
  • 8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,404
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  • Spaulding, IL
  • 11.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 766
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  • Rochester, IL
  • 17.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,687
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  • Pleasant Plains, IL
  • 12.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 864
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  • Williamsville, IL
  • 9.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,346
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  • Southern View, IL
  • 14.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,036
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  • Grandview, IL
  • 11.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,388
70
  • Lake Petersburg, IL
  • 7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 649
68
  • New Berlin, IL
  • 19.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,505
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  • Ashland, IL
  • 16 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,264
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  • Lincoln, IL
  • 22.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 14,253
  • Lincoln is a great place to learn about the history of the state of Illinois, and there are lots of activities that are entertaining for kids as well. The Lincoln Heritage Museum is one of the best
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  • Petersburg, IL
  • 7.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,333
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  • New Holland, IL
  • 17 miles away (City)
  • Population: 187
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  • Dawson, IL
  • 15.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 544
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  • Mechanicsburg, IL
  • 19.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 623
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  • Cornland, IL
  • 17 miles away (City)
  • Population: 70
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  • Cantrall, IL
  • 2.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 121
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  • Berlin, IL
  • 17.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 183
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  • Mason City, IL
  • 16.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,272
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  • Elkhart, IL
  • 13.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 407
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  • Curran, IL
  • 15.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 214
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  • Loami, IL
  • 21 miles away (City)
  • Population: 966
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  • Riverton, IL
  • 12.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,449
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  • Buffalo, IL
  • 18.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 503
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  • Springfield, IL
  • 12.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 116,745
  • I have lived in and around Springfield, Illinois for 20 years now. There is nothing to do if you are a young adult. We have a very small, boring mall, a few other chain stores, some restaurants, and
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  • Clear Lake, IL
  • 13.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 219
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  • Kilbourne, IL
  • 20.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 310
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  • Greenview, IL
  • 8.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 844
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  • Tallula, IL
  • 11.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 492
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  • Oakford, IL
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 298
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  • Easton, IL
  • 19.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 376
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  • Broadwell, IL
  • 16.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 152
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  • Middletown, IL
  • 11.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 323

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

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