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Best Places To Live In Decatur, IL

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  • Decatur, IL
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 74,063
  • When the wind blows from the north a pall hangs over not only Decatur, but the entire southern area of Macon County in Central Illinois. This being the byproduct of what is called the savior of…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score80
  • Forsyth, IL
  • City: 5.1mi / 8.2km away
  • Population: 3,421
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  • Moweaqua, IL
  • City: 16.7mi / 26.8km away
  • Population: 1,874
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  • Long Creek, IL
  • City: 5.8mi / 9.3km away
  • Population: 1,508
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  • Mount Zion, IL
  • City: 5.6mi / 9.0km away
  • Population: 5,894
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  • Chestnut, IL
  • City: 19.1mi / 30.8km away
  • Population: 134
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  • Monticello, IL
  • City: 22.7mi / 36.5km away
  • Population: 5,609
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  • Maroa, IL
  • City: 12.5mi / 20.1km away
  • Population: 1,724
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  • Dalton City, IL
  • City: 11.7mi / 18.8km away
  • Population: 474
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  • Bethany, IL
  • City: 17.9mi / 28.7km away
  • Population: 1,275
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  • Cisco, IL
  • City: 15.6mi / 25.1km away
  • Population: 240
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  • Mount Pulaski, IL
  • City: 21.4mi / 34.4km away
  • Population: 1,444
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  • Cerro Gordo, IL
  • City: 10.8mi / 17.4km away
  • Population: 1,404
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  • Harristown, IL
  • City: 6.8mi / 11.0km away
  • Population: 1,240
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  • Mount Auburn, IL
  • City: 18.4mi / 29.6km away
  • Population: 580
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  • Lovington, IL
  • City: 18.8mi / 30.2km away
  • Population: 1,098
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  • Latham, IL
  • City: 14.3mi / 23.1km away
  • Population: 297
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  • LaPlace, IL
  • City: 12.3mi / 19.7km away
  • Population: 161
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  • Warrensburg, IL
  • City: 8.6mi / 13.8km away
  • Population: 1,365
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  • Bement, IL
  • City: 19.7mi / 31.8km away
  • Population: 1,646
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  • Hammond, IL
  • City: 18.4mi / 29.5km away
  • Population: 457
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  • Macon, IL
  • City: 10.5mi / 17.0km away
  • Population: 1,204
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  • Sullivan, IL
  • City: 24.9mi / 40.1km away
  • Population: 4,675
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  • Kenney, IL
  • City: 18.6mi / 29.9km away
  • Population: 349
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  • Blue Mound, IL
  • City: 14.5mi / 23.4km away
  • Population: 1,087
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  • Niantic, IL
  • City: 12.3mi / 19.7km away
  • Population: 530
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  • De Land, IL
  • City: 24.0mi / 38.5km away
  • Population: 461
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  • Oreana, IL
  • City: 6.5mi / 10.5km away
  • Population: 848
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  • Boody, IL
  • City: 8.7mi / 14.0km away
  • Population: 259
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  • Beason, IL
  • City: 24.1mi / 38.8km away
  • Population: 70
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  • Argenta, IL
  • City: 10.8mi / 17.3km away
  • Population: 1,125
  • With a population of 900 residence Argenta IL sits in Whitmore Township within Macon county. Why is this relevant? Whitmore Township to include Argenta IL has some of the highest property taxes in the…[read more]
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  • Weldon, IL
  • City: 20.8mi / 33.4km away
  • Population: 500
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  • Illiopolis, IL
  • City: 16.7mi / 26.8km away
  • Population: 822
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  • Stonington, IL
  • City: 20.3mi / 32.7km away
  • Population: 913

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

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