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Best Places To Live In Brighton, IL

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  • Brighton, IL
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 2,316
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score85
  • Glen Carbon, IL
  • City: 21.3mi / 34.2km away
  • Population: 12,782
  • I adore living here, I moved here because I so love their parks. It is a large suburban city with an atmosphere that offers its residents affordable living. With that being said, the job market here is…[read more]
84
  • Edwardsville, IL
  • City: 18.8mi / 30.2km away
  • Population: 25,044
  • Living in Edwardsville, IL is a beautiful place. We have many parks. We have an industrial town that was merged with us, making our city even larger than it originally was. Edwardsville is named after…[read more]
81
  • Rosewood Heights, IL
  • City: 11.2mi / 18.0km away
  • Population: 4,011
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  • Florissant, MO
  • City: 19.5mi / 31.3km away
  • Population: 52,218
  • Once this was a good city, and if you look at it from the central wards' point of view then yea, it's a pretty great place to live. However every outskirt of the city is in shambles with empty business…[read more]
81
  • Holiday Shores, IL
  • City: 13.4mi / 21.5km away
  • Population: 2,785
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  • Hazelwood, MO
  • City: 22.4mi / 36.0km away
  • Population: 25,604
  • I have lived in Hazelwood, MO for about three years and have been very happy with the decision. The cost of living is super low, which would make you think that it is unsafe. I have never felt that way…[read more]
77
  • Old Jamestown, MO
  • City: 16.2mi / 26.1km away
  • Population: 19,391
  • Old Jamestown Missouri is a decent place to live. I love the sunny weather. The average temperature in the summer is only in the high seventies. The average income is higher than most. The income…[read more]
76
  • Hamel, IL
  • City: 19.2mi / 30.8km away
  • Population: 1,015
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  • East Gillespie, IL
  • City: 18.8mi / 30.2km away
  • Population: 263
71
  • Benld, IL
  • City: 18.5mi / 29.7km away
  • Population: 1,572
71
  • Carrollton, IL
  • City: 22.6mi / 36.4km away
  • Population: 2,430
71
  • Bethalto, IL
  • City: 10.6mi / 17.1km away
  • Population: 9,364
71
  • Bridgeton, MO
  • City: 23.7mi / 38.2km away
  • Population: 11,698
  • Horrible place to live. I've dealt with more problems from other people here than I ever have in any other living arrangement. People have attitudes like you wouldn't even believe. You're always being…[read more]
68
  • East Alton, IL
  • City: 11.0mi / 17.6km away
  • Population: 6,171
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  • Dorchester, IL
  • City: 13.9mi / 22.3km away
  • Population: 133
67
  • Worden, IL
  • City: 17.8mi / 28.6km away
  • Population: 1,192
67
  • Mitchell, IL
  • City: 19.4mi / 31.3km away
  • Population: 1,183
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  • Marine, IL
  • City: 26.2mi / 42.1km away
  • Population: 872
66
  • Jerseyville, IL
  • City: 11.3mi / 18.3km away
  • Population: 8,502
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  • Godfrey, IL
  • City: 7.5mi / 12.1km away
  • Population: 17,809
  • Lots of parks and green space. Tons of family friendly activities. Close to St Louis but at the same time, far enough away from the city. Low crime rates, no traffic, an excellent community college,…[read more]
65
  • Hartford, IL
  • City: 15.9mi / 25.7km away
  • Population: 1,569
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  • Fieldon, IL
  • City: 19.8mi / 31.9km away
  • Population: 173
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  • Dellwood, MO
  • City: 21.0mi / 33.8km away
  • Population: 5,020
  • Dellwood is real prejudice towards whites.Dont go there unless you want to have racial slurs yelled at you daily and get assaulted because your white.I lived there for awhile due to racism.The police…[read more]
65
  • Black Jack, MO
  • City: 18.0mi / 28.9km away
  • Population: 6,956
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  • Elsah, IL
  • City: 13.0mi / 21.0km away
  • Population: 746
64
  • Chesterfield, IL
  • City: 15.4mi / 24.8km away
  • Population: 336
63
  • Bunker Hill, IL
  • City: 10.1mi / 16.3km away
  • Population: 1,730
63
  • Wood River, IL
  • City: 12.7mi / 20.5km away
  • Population: 10,360
  • Wood River is an absolutely terrific place to live! Small town living but not too far from a metro area as St. Louis is only about 15 miles away! The best things about living here are many! At the top…[read more]
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  • Eagarville, IL
  • City: 19.9mi / 32.1km away
  • Population: 165
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  • Staunton, IL
  • City: 18.7mi / 30.1km away
  • Population: 4,895

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

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