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Best Places To Live In Barrington Hills, IL

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  • Barrington Hills, IL
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 3,574
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score88
  • Algonquin, IL
  • City: 6.0mi / 9.7km away
  • Population: 30,413
  • Algonquin, IL is situated as one of the farthest of the northwest suburbs of Chicago. It boasts an excellent public school system, and the crime is low especially compared to other surrounding suburbs.…[read more]
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  • South Elgin, IL
  • City: 11.7mi / 18.9km away
  • Population: 22,274
  • South Elgin is located just south of Elgin, Illinois and is a far west suburb of Chicago. The city is known for being excellent for families by having a great public school system and having well-policed…[read more]
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  • Schaumburg, IL
  • City: 9.7mi / 15.6km away
  • Population: 74,366
  • schaumburg is a very nice place.but it is also very expensive.if you have the money it is great .there is lots to do there. lots of resteraunts and overall a very nice place to live. The prices on the…[read more]
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  • Lake in the Hills, IL
  • City: 6.4mi / 10.3km away
  • Population: 28,908
  • Lake in the Hill is one of those small towns outside of a major city that’s a mix of the strange and developing. Living in there, you quickly gather that there’s something weird about the people. For…[read more]
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  • Grayslake, IL
  • City: 16.6mi / 26.8km away
  • Population: 21,053
  • Grayslake, Illinois is located near the border with Wisconsin but is still considered a far north suburb of Chicago. It is home to many excellent and safe neighborhoods and to College of Lake County. The…[read more]
86
  • Pistakee Highlands, IL
  • City: 18.3mi / 29.4km away
  • Population: 3,263
85
  • Grandwood Park, IL
  • City: 20.6mi / 33.1km away
  • Population: 5,471
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  • West Dundee, IL
  • City: 5.0mi / 8.0km away
  • Population: 7,369
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  • St. Charles, IL
  • City: 16.2mi / 26.0km away
  • Population: 32,745
  • It was a joy living in St Charles Illinois, the city with 'Pride of the Fox' as a motto. Living in the west suburbs offered a multitude of amenities and nightlife activities. The city of over 33,000 in…[read more]
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  • Arlington Heights, IL
  • City: 11.7mi / 18.8km away
  • Population: 75,721
  • Im a liberal and this place is great. im also a transgender and idetify as a vending machine and people accept me around here. i acted like a vending machine and someone put a $1 inside of me since i was…[read more]
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  • Crystal Lake, IL
  • City: 9.4mi / 15.1km away
  • Population: 40,475
  • I currently live in an area called Crystal Lake that is located in Illinois. There is so much to love about this area including the excellent education as well the the local amenities in this area. I was…[read more]
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  • Geneva, IL
  • City: 18.9mi / 30.4km away
  • Population: 21,732
  • Geneva, Illinois is a suburb of Chicago, but you honestly would never know it's anywhere near such a big city. It's a nice place that has a semi-country feel to it. The public transit system is…[read more]
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  • East Dundee, IL
  • City: 3.7mi / 5.9km away
  • Population: 3,125
  • I can not think of one bad thing about East Dundee. the best way I can describe my little town is like living in a Norman Rockwell painting! Neighbors are all friendly and seem to be genuine. Quite at…[read more]
84
  • Third Lake, IL
  • City: 18.8mi / 30.2km away
  • Population: 1,266
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  • Libertyville, IL
  • City: 15.9mi / 25.6km away
  • Population: 20,435
  • It’s nice. One of the few places without bull poop. I like it there. But remember IT’S COLD! But there’s nothing really bad about…[read more]
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  • Island Lake, IL
  • City: 9.7mi / 15.6km away
  • Population: 8,025
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  • Lakemoor, IL
  • City: 13.9mi / 22.3km away
  • Population: 6,313
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  • River Forest, IL
  • City: 25.9mi / 41.7km away
  • Population: 11,217
  • Lived here for twenty plus years--what a terrific place to raise a family! We moved here for the excellent schools, which are rated as some of the best in Illinois. Taxes are high, but you get what you…[read more]
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  • Venetian Village, IL
  • City: 20.0mi / 32.2km away
  • Population: 2,623
  • I have lived in Venetian Village for 18 years. Prior to the housing crash, the people here were friendly, and worked hard to maintain their properties. Now, there are many houses that are un kept and…[read more]
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  • Cary, IL
  • City: 5.6mi / 9.0km away
  • Population: 17,946
  • Cary and the surrounding areas have great activities that are ideal for nature lovers and history buffs. There are also popular evening hangouts where you can grab a meal with friends. Tracks is one of…[read more]
82
  • Trout Valley, IL
  • City: 4.7mi / 7.5km away
  • Population: 537
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  • Lincolnshire, IL
  • City: 15.1mi / 24.4km away
  • Population: 7,291
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  • Roselle, IL
  • City: 12.5mi / 20.1km away
  • Population: 22,911
  • Roselle is a great place to live. Homes are well kept, plenty of restaurants, and beautiful parks. We feel extremely safe and there is a strong sense of community with block parties and summer fests. …[read more]
82
  • Deer Park, IL
  • City: 6.3mi / 10.1km away
  • Population: 3,409
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  • Lake Zurich, IL
  • City: 7.1mi / 11.4km away
  • Population: 19,950
  • My family and I valued our experiences while living in Lake Zurich Illinois. The city is a smaller segment of Chicago and is named for its lake. It is a great place to raise families. I have confidence…[read more]
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  • Port Barrington, IL
  • City: 7.3mi / 11.7km away
  • Population: 1,490
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  • Elmhurst, IL
  • City: 21.4mi / 34.4km away
  • Population: 45,742
  • I lived in Elmhurst, Illinois about 10 years ago and for a suburban community with a relatively modest population, about 32,000, it was a relatively quiet community. I was fortunate enough to live close…[read more]
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  • Mundelein, IL
  • City: 13.4mi / 21.6km away
  • Population: 31,550
  • The city of Mundelein, Illinois is a suburb located approximately 35 miles north of Chicago with a population of 31,064. This quaint little village has been around since the mid 1600's, initially the…[read more]
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  • Wheaton, IL
  • City: 20.1mi / 32.4km away
  • Population: 53,568
  • I have lived in Wheaton, Illinois for a few years now. It has quickly become my favorite place to live. I love its deep-rooted sense of community. This is a very family friendly town. Living here is like…[read more]
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  • Indian Creek, IL
  • City: 13.0mi / 21.0km away
  • Population: 768

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

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