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Best Places To Live In Chicago Heights, IL

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  • Chicago Heights, IL
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 30,349
  • I'm so impressed with Chicago Heights right now that I feel compelled to write this. We had some water backup in my basement. A plumber said it was a city issue. This was on a Sunday evening, btw. I
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score86
  • Indian Head Park, IL
  • 22.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,823
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  • St. John, IN
  • 9.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 15,777
  • I have lived in St. John, Indiana all of my life and would never even consider living anywhere else! People here are friendly and personable which is really great! There's all kinds of fun things to do
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  • Crown Point, IN
  • 16.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 28,743
  • The thing about Crown Point is it’s a small tone fit for photo opportunities. It has a quaint small town square, countless restaurants and shopping in addition to a hub for town evens. The city is great
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  • Clarendon Hills, IL
  • 25.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,641
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  • Highland CDP, IN
  • 9.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,256
80
  • Dyer, IN
  • 6.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 16,133
  • Living in Dyer, so close to Chicago, has all the perks of a big city without the hassle of living right in the middle of all the hustle and bustle. Life here is good; it is definitely one of the best
80
  • Whiting, IN
  • 14.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,870
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  • Munster, IN
  • 7.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 23,103
  • The beauty about living in Munster, Indiana is it's reputation for its Urban Lifestyle! The town provides lots of opportunity for shopping, is only about 45 minutes from Chicago, located not too far from
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  • Lowell, IN
  • 18.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,423
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  • Schererville, IN
  • 10.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 28,899
  • Living in Schererville, close knite community, it’s a small town outside of a major city. It was a nice place to grow up, but there’s nothing to really do outside of a few good restaurants, decent
77
  • Mount Greenwood, Chicago, IL
  • 13.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 18,990
77
  • Winfield, IN
  • 20.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,233
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  • Highland, IN
  • 9.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 23,107
  • I lived here till I moved 2 years ago. This town is in the middle of everything, which is nice. You just have to drive 20 minutes to the mall, or 30-45 minutes to get into Chicago which is awesome. There
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  • Monee, IL
  • 8.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,098
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  • Willowbrook, IL
  • 23.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,603
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  • Cedar Lake, IN
  • 14.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,872
  • If you want a small town that is close to larger cities to call home, then consider moving to my hometown of Cedar Lake. Living in Cedar Lake, Illinois gives me closeness to some larger towns that can
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  • Manhattan, IL
  • 19 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,405
75
  • Hometown, IL
  • 16 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,343
75
  • Lake Dalecarlia, IN
  • 17.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,508
75
  • Orland Hills, IL
  • 12.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,241
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  • Palos Hills, IL
  • 16.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 17,545
  • Palos Hills, Illinois is a suburb of Chicago located to the southwest of the city. Palos Hills boasts itself as a family-centered, quaint, and welcoming community. The city itself is definitely geared
75
  • Griffith, IN
  • 11 miles away (City)
  • Population: 16,583
  • Living in Griffith is quiet, peaceful, and laid back. We could do with some better housing since there isn't a lot of it available and some of it needs to be fixed up a bit, and the weather can get
74
  • East Hazel Crest, IL
  • 4.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,595
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  • Merrillville, IN
  • 16.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 35,268
  • 2000 was the last year I lived there, having moved farther east to a kinder, gentler community that cared. Merrillville was never supposed to exist - it was unincorporated town in Ross Township, not a
73
  • Willowbrook CDP, IL
  • 23.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,966
73
  • Tinley Park, IL
  • 9.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 57,125
  • I have moved to Tinley, IL from New York City seven years ago. It was a true cultural shock for me when I came to this quaint little town. Growing up in New York was challenging, to say the least. When
73
  • Oak Forest, IL
  • 9.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 28,055
  • Living in Oak Forest Illinois has been such a wonderful treat. Oak Forest offers so much to our community and it is true suburb living. Transportation is provided all over so you don't have to worry
73
  • McCook, IL
  • 22.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 226
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  • Lemont, IL
  • 21.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 16,587
  • These days it isn't easy to find a nice place to live with a small town feel and great people that make up a fantastic community, but that's exactly what you will find here in Lemont, IL! I have been
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  • Hickory Hills, IL
  • 17.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,858
  • I have lived in Hickory Hills, IL my whole life. For those with families or starting a family, you will be very pleased with the public school system here. I have enjoyed growing up here and the
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  • Palos Park, IL
  • 14.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,934
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  • Orland Park, IL
  • 13.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 58,612
  • I been living in this town for the last 20 year, and I still love this town, However I been seen a lot changes in the last 5 years. Some very good changes some not that great school education is one of
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  • Clearing, Chicago, IL
  • 19.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 24,934
71
  • Lake Station, IN
  • 20.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,199
  • I experienced great hometown memories while living in Lake Station Indiana. The city is in Lake County. Lake Station is close to Crown Point Indiana. The city has a great education system. Newcomers may
71
  • Mokena, IL
  • 12.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 19,839
  • Mokena, Illinois is one of Chicago's farther south suburbs located close to the city of Joliet. Mokena is the ideal suburb, with plenty to do for the family and easy access to the city of Chicago via the
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  • Evergreen Park, IL
  • 15 miles away (City)
  • Population: 19,849
  • Evergreen Park, Illinois is one of Chicago's west/southwest suburbs. It is a peaceful and more affluent community, and boasts an exceptional public school system. Evergreen Park has a good police
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  • Downers Grove, IL
  • 28 miles away (City)
  • Population: 49,555
  • I lived in Downers Grove for three years while attending flight school at O'Hare Airport and I loved the city. It has an upbeat attitude in part because it was not affected by the economy as much as
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  • Homewood, IL
  • 3.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 19,280
  • Living in Homewood, IL has been particularly favorable in terms of simplicity and convenience. I feel as though the areas of interest are just close enough for one to be able to enjoy their time here
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  • Worth, IL
  • 14.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,776
  • Great suburb outside of Chicago. Very safe. Not a lot of gangbangers or anything like that. if you're a golfer check out Cog Hill in Lemont or Worths golf course. nice small town with a dominant police
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  • Westmont, IL
  • 26.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 25,149
  • Westmont is a suburb of Chicago and has everything I need. I don't miss the big city and I feel very safe here. We don't have many attractions or any type of nightlife, but the best thing about Westmont
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  • Palos Heights, IL
  • 13.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,544
  • I experienced amazing moments while living in Palos Heights Illinois. The city is in Cook County. Palos Heights is close to Mount Greenwood Chicago. The town is split into three districts and includes a
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  • Darien, IL
  • 24.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 22,232
  • The city of Darien, Illinois is a small town that is located in DuPage County, a western suburb of Chicago. It is a close knit community that is just a few minutes from the hustle and bustle of Chicago
70
  • Olympia Fields, IL
  • 3.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,888
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  • Summit, IL
  • 21.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,409
  • Summit has a variety of attractions that will appeal to your various interests, so you're sure to find something fun and exciting to do once you become a Summit resident. Check out the Brookfield Zoo
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  • Oak Lawn, IL
  • 15.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 56,774
  • In recent months I have gotten banging on my door in the morning with police men, and I must say for the most ridiculous reasons ever. For example my lawnmower had broken that week and I was working on
69
  • Merrionette Park, IL
  • 12.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,896
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  • Burr Ridge, IL
  • 22 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,736
  • Burr Ridge is the kind of place that everyone dreams of calling home. I love living in Burr Ridge because it has an amazing quality of life. There are many restaurants, shops, gyms, and places to hang
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  • Chicago Ridge, IL
  • 15.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 14,368
  • Chicago Ridge, Illinois is a further southwest suburb of Chicago. The city has seen a slight rise in crime over recent years, but it is being kept relatively in check by the local police force. The
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  • Homer Glen, IL
  • 17.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 24,385
  • Homer Glen, Illinois is one of the best places I have ever lived. It is close to everything you'd want to be close to in the Chicago area. One of the best things I like about Homer Glen is the exciting
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  • Frankfort, IL
  • 10.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 18,415
  • This is the best place in the USA to work, play and raise a family! Our town may be small, but our heart is big and it shows no matter what street you choose to walk down! I especially love spending a

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