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Best Places To Live Near Uptown, Chicago, IL

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  • Uptown, Chicago, IL
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 55,359
  • I have called this neighborhood my home for twelve years now and moved to Uptown from Florida. Some ask me why I would leave the sunshine for the north, and my answer has always been that I wanted to…[read more]

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Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score86
  • Indian Head Park, IL
  • 18.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,823
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  • Clarendon Hills, IL
  • 19.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,641
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  • Buffalo Grove, IL
  • 21 miles away (City)
  • Population: 41,554
  • I lived in Buffalo Grove, Illinois for about 8 years in my mid-twenties. I lived on the north side which is more commercial than the southern side which is more residential and family friendly. There…[read more]
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  • La Grange Park, IL
  • 14.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,596
  • It's was fair living here, it's an industrial and cultural city. I particularly love the easy access to the various rail and bus services; offered. What I also liked about the area was their economic…[read more]
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  • Mount Greenwood, Chicago, IL
  • 18.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 18,990
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  • Hinsdale, IL
  • 18.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 17,438
  • Hinsdale, Illinois is a suburb of Chicago located to the west/southwest of the city. It is a diverse and welcoming community and definitely geared more towards the upper middle-class with the higher…[read more]
77
  • Western Springs, IL
  • 17 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,133
  • I have lived in this city all my life. There is no other place I can call home. I have undergone the full public education system and even changed elementary schools. It’s a city with very impressive…[read more]
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  • Indian Creek, IL
  • 24.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 768
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  • Brookfield, IL
  • 14 miles away (City)
  • Population: 18,966
  • The primary ecosystem of Brookfield, Illinois is oak savanna. The town is only 13 miles west of downtown Chicago. The total land area is 3.07 square miles. If you like outdoor festivals, then check out…[read more]
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  • Edison Park, Chicago, IL
  • 8.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 11,128
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  • Arlington Heights, IL
  • 19.1 miles away (City)
  • 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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  • Willowbrook, IL
  • 20.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,603
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  • Kenilworth, IL
  • 9.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,613
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  • Itasca, IL
  • 18.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,502
  • Although I might have went to some bad dining places, Itasca isn't so bad. The hotel I stayed at with my family was great, especially the…[read more]
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  • Vernon Hills, IL
  • 24.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 25,910
  • Vernon Hills has lots of great things to do whether you're welcoming friends or family into the city or want to find more local activities that your loved ones will enjoy. Locations like Beerhead Bar…[read more]
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  • Rolling Meadows, IL
  • 20.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 23,377
  • Living in Rolling Hills, IL has been a pretty good experience. There is hardly any crime here, but I don't know if I intend on staying in this area once my kids are a little bit older because the schools…[read more]
75
  • Hometown, IL
  • 16.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,343
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  • Wilmette, IL
  • 8.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 27,367
  • There’s no many things biblical about Wilmette, but it fits. Everyone who lives here has a sense of compassion for their neighbor. Throughout the day, you’ll find many of them out and about, which I…[read more]
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  • Palos Hills, IL
  • 20.4 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…[read more]
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  • Prospect Heights, IL
  • 16.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 16,331
  • Prospect Heights, Illinois is one of Chicago's northwest suburbs. It is home to an excellent public school system with a low student to teacher ratio that is perfect for learning young minds as it gives…[read more]
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  • Elmhurst, IL
  • 15.7 miles away (City)
  • 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]
74
  • Glencoe, IL
  • 12.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,870
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  • Northfield, IL
  • 11.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,374
74
  • Berkeley, IL
  • 14.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,201
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  • Stickney, IL
  • 12 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,778
74
  • Deerfield, IL
  • 17.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 18,686
  • I had an exceptional time with my family while living in Deerfield Illinois. The community that is 25 miles from Chicago, promotes family, fun, and leisure activities. This city houses the headquarters…[read more]
74
  • Golf, IL
  • 9.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 533
74
  • O'hare, Chicago, IL
  • 10.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 12,706
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  • Forest Glen, Chicago, IL
  • 5.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 18,298
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  • Northbrook, IL
  • 14.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 33,538
  • I love living in Northbrook! My husband and I moved here from New York when he got transferred to the Chicago office. This Northbrook was the perfect option for us because we needed to be close to the…[read more]
73
  • Morton Grove, IL
  • 8.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 23,413
  • I have lived in Morton Grove, IL for the last 10 years and have yet to find a better mid western area for young professionals. This city is packed with local amenities that make entertainment,…[read more]
73
  • Lincolnshire, IL
  • 20.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,291
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  • Willowbrook CDP, IL
  • 20.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,966
73
  • Riverside, IL
  • 12.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,779
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  • Lombard, IL
  • 19.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 44,025
  • I have owned a home in Lombard for almost 19 years now and I hope to be moving by the end of 2019. Lombard has never been my cup of tea, but when I bought here it was because the real estate market is a…[read more]
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  • River Forest, IL
  • 9.9 miles away (City)
  • 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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  • Wheeling, IL
  • 17.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 38,008
  • I've been living in Wheeling for a few years now and so far, it's been a really enjoyable city to live in. I like to go running at night, and I've found that one of the best areas in Wheeling for…[read more]
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  • La Grange, IL
  • 15.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 15,688
  • I've lived in La Grange for almost 11 years, and I've loved all of them. There's a great sense of community and everything. You should definitely live…[read more]
73
  • McCook, IL
  • 15.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 226
72
  • Villa Park, IL
  • 17.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 21,977
  • Living in Villa Park Illinois was a nice experience. The city is pretty large. It is within the Chicago Metropolitan area, in DuPage County. Villa Park is in close proximity to major airports O’Hare…[read more]
72
  • Winnetka, IL
  • 10.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,437
  • I experienced beautiful vivacity while living in Winnetka Illinois. The city is located in Cook County. Cedar Lake is about 16 miles from Chicago’s central downtown area. The town is highly affluent,…[read more]
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  • River Grove, IL
  • 9.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,248
  • I have lived in River Grove IL for 47 Years, Very Friendly Town, Nice and Small. Close to Very thing, can get Down Town Chicago in 20 minutes! Get to Express in 15 minutes! Can Live any Place but choose…[read more]
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  • Hickory Hills, IL
  • 19 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…[read more]
72
  • Mettawa, IL
  • 23.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 462
72
  • Harwood Heights, IL
  • 7.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,628
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  • Park Ridge, IL
  • 10.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 37,567
  • One of my favorite suburbs of all Chicago. Infested with intellectual businessmen and doctors. Also a great family friendly area with absolutely NO areas to avoid. You could stay out at 11 pm and still…[read more]
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  • Mount Prospect, IL
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 54,552
  • If you are planning to visit the city of Mount Prospect, IL, then you will never experience a dull moment. I have traveled to this city and have found it to be quite entertaining. One main attraction is…[read more]
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  • Bensenville, IL
  • 14.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 18,431
  • Moving has never been an easy task, but moving to Bensenville, has always been the best move. I have lived in this place since I was 9 and could not recommend any other. Let me start with a nutshell of…[read more]
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  • Lyons, IL
  • 13.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,571
  • I love living in Lyons, Illinois. This is a suburb of Chicago and it is quickly growing. The town has recently had tons of upgrades including freshly paved streets, new parks and recreational fields, and…[read more]
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  • Clearing, Chicago, IL
  • 14.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 24,934

Listed above are the best places to live in Uptown, Chicago, IL for 2020. 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 - Uptown, Chicago, IL, followed by the best places to live near Uptown, Chicago, IL, sorted by Livability Score.

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