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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 Score98
  • Leland Grove, IL
  • City: 12.8mi / 20.6km away
  • Population: 1,625
85
  • Jerome, IL
  • City: 13.6mi / 21.9km away
  • Population: 1,662
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  • Spaulding, IL
  • City: 11.4mi / 18.4km away
  • Population: 766
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  • Sherman, IL
  • City: 8.0mi / 12.8km away
  • Population: 4,404
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  • Rochester, IL
  • City: 17.5mi / 28.2km away
  • Population: 3,687
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  • Cornland, IL
  • City: 17.0mi / 27.4km away
  • Population: 70
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  • Williamsville, IL
  • City: 9.1mi / 14.6km away
  • Population: 1,346
74
  • Pleasant Plains, IL
  • City: 12.1mi / 19.4km away
  • Population: 864
72
  • Grandview, IL
  • City: 11.4mi / 18.3km away
  • Population: 1,388
70
  • Lake Petersburg, IL
  • City: 7.0mi / 11.3km away
  • Population: 649
70
  • Loami, IL
  • City: 21.0mi / 33.7km away
  • Population: 966
70
  • New Holland, IL
  • City: 17.0mi / 27.3km away
  • Population: 187
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  • Southern View, IL
  • City: 14.7mi / 23.7km away
  • Population: 2,036
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  • Petersburg, IL
  • City: 7.6mi / 12.2km away
  • Population: 2,333
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  • Lincoln, IL
  • City: 22.6mi / 36.4km away
  • 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…[read more]
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  • Cantrall, IL
  • City: 2.9mi / 4.7km away
  • Population: 121
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  • New Berlin, IL
  • City: 19.2mi / 30.9km away
  • Population: 1,505
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  • Berlin, IL
  • City: 17.1mi / 27.5km away
  • Population: 183
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  • Elkhart, IL
  • City: 13.5mi / 21.8km away
  • Population: 407
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  • Curran, IL
  • City: 15.5mi / 24.9km away
  • Population: 214
64
  • Mechanicsburg, IL
  • City: 19.9mi / 32.0km away
  • Population: 623
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  • Mason City, IL
  • City: 16.7mi / 26.8km away
  • Population: 2,272
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  • Springfield, IL
  • City: 12.5mi / 20.1km away
  • 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…[read more]
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  • Dawson, IL
  • City: 15.6mi / 25.2km away
  • Population: 544
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  • Buffalo, IL
  • City: 18.3mi / 29.4km away
  • Population: 503
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  • Oakford, IL
  • City: 16.1mi / 25.9km away
  • Population: 298
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  • Easton, IL
  • City: 19.7mi / 31.7km away
  • Population: 376
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  • Clear Lake, IL
  • City: 13.1mi / 21.0km away
  • Population: 219
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  • Broadwell, IL
  • City: 16.4mi / 26.5km away
  • Population: 152
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  • Tallula, IL
  • City: 11.4mi / 18.4km away
  • Population: 492
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  • Kilbourne, IL
  • City: 20.2mi / 32.5km away
  • Population: 310
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  • Middletown, IL
  • City: 11.8mi / 19.0km away
  • Population: 323
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  • Ashland, IL
  • City: 16.0mi / 25.7km away
  • Population: 1,264
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  • Riverton, IL
  • City: 12.7mi / 20.4km away
  • Population: 3,449
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  • Greenview, IL
  • City: 8.6mi / 13.8km away
  • Population: 844

Listed above are the best places to live in Athens, IL for 2021. 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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