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Best Places To Live In Dayton, IL

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  • Dayton, IL
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 520
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score78
  • Lake Holiday, IL
  • City: 17.3mi / 27.8km away
  • Population: 4,718
78
  • Yorkville, IL
  • City: 26.2mi / 42.2km away
  • Population: 18,436
  • I lived here for a very long time. All I can say it there are dry nice restaurants here, and there are the nicest people you will ever meet here I suggest if you wanted to live in Illinois it would be…[read more]
76
  • Spring Valley, IL
  • City: 20.5mi / 33.0km away
  • Population: 5,365
76
  • Sandwich, IL
  • City: 20.1mi / 32.4km away
  • Population: 7,491
75
  • Peru, IL
  • City: 17.6mi / 28.3km away
  • Population: 9,913
  • The immediate area of Peru has 28,000 people. Peru has the stores and restaurants/fast food places of an area of 40,000 people, plus is very near-to Starved Rock state park, Illinois Valley Community…[read more]
75
  • Morris, IL
  • City: 19.0mi / 30.6km away
  • Population: 13,930
  • I enjoy the livelihood of the city of Morris, Illinois. This city is the most western part of Chicago which puts it in Chicagoland. The housing market in this town is very affordable for a home…[read more]
74
  • Ottawa, IL
  • City: 3.2mi / 5.1km away
  • Population: 18,707
  • I love Ottawa so much. I have lived here for 7 years and I still can not get over the home town feeling. The community is so great along with the school system. It is such a fun little town. Ottawa has…[read more]
73
  • North Utica, IL
  • City: 11.7mi / 18.9km away
  • Population: 1,402
72
  • Grand Ridge, IL
  • City: 10.9mi / 17.5km away
  • Population: 588
72
  • Plano, IL
  • City: 23.8mi / 38.3km away
  • Population: 11,929
  • I've been living in Plano Illinois for the last 4 years and have enjoyed the small-town atmosphere and unique culture in this very neighborly and friendly town with my two kids and wife. Plano has all…[read more]
71
  • Somonauk, IL
  • City: 17.8mi / 28.6km away
  • Population: 2,106
70
  • Oglesby, IL
  • City: 15.5mi / 24.9km away
  • Population: 3,834
69
  • Naplate, IL
  • City: 5.8mi / 9.3km away
  • Population: 441
68
  • Newark, IL
  • City: 15.1mi / 24.3km away
  • Population: 1,139
67
  • Lisbon, IL
  • City: 18.6mi / 29.9km away
  • Population: 397
66
  • Kinsman, IL
  • City: 18.3mi / 29.4km away
  • Population: 85
65
  • Kangley, IL
  • City: 17.2mi / 27.7km away
  • Population: 258
65
  • Troy Grove, IL
  • City: 15.5mi / 24.9km away
  • Population: 281
65
  • Mendota, IL
  • City: 19.3mi / 31.1km away
  • Population: 7,182
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  • Standard, IL
  • City: 22.0mi / 35.3km away
  • Population: 234
64
  • Cedar Point, IL
  • City: 19.1mi / 30.7km away
  • Population: 335
64
  • Leonore, IL
  • City: 16.9mi / 27.2km away
  • Population: 90
63
  • Earlville, IL
  • City: 15.0mi / 24.2km away
  • Population: 1,672
63
  • Leland, IL
  • City: 15.5mi / 25.0km away
  • Population: 844
62
  • Millington, IL
  • City: 15.4mi / 24.8km away
  • Population: 629
61
  • Dalzell, IL
  • City: 19.4mi / 31.2km away
  • Population: 719
60
  • Lostant, IL
  • City: 23.1mi / 37.1km away
  • Population: 433
60
  • LaSalle, IL
  • City: 13.9mi / 22.4km away
  • Population: 9,484
  • Some very good and kind people live here, however, it's a very low income area...avoid! Drive through this area and you will experience a thriving or growing community…[read more]
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  • Verona, IL
  • City: 19.5mi / 31.4km away
  • Population: 259
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  • Sheridan, IL
  • City: 11.3mi / 18.2km away
  • Population: 2,543
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  • Mazon, IL
  • City: 22.1mi / 35.6km away
  • Population: 957
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  • Ransom, IL
  • City: 17.8mi / 28.6km away
  • Population: 347
57
  • Marseilles, IL
  • City: 6.3mi / 10.2km away
  • Population: 4,892
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  • Streator, IL
  • City: 18.5mi / 29.7km away
  • Population: 13,163
  • Welcome to one of the worst places you can ever go. Keep going until the next town, if you're stopping here for fuel. This town will eat your soul alive and keep you captive. If you like the song "pony"…[read more]
53
  • Tonica, IL
  • City: 18.6mi / 29.9km away
  • Population: 794
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  • Millbrook, IL
  • City: 19.8mi / 31.8km away
  • Population: 341
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  • Seneca, IL
  • City: 11.5mi / 18.5km away
  • Population: 2,565

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

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