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Best Places To Live In Decatur, IL

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  • Decatur, IL
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 74,063
  • I've lived here most of my life; Born at Decatur Memorial Hospital. I used to think this town and the surrounding areas were great growing up, but the town has gone to shit. We left in 2011 because of
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score81
  • Forsyth, IL
  • 5.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,421
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  • Long Creek, IL
  • 5.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,508
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  • Monticello, IL
  • 22.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,609
72
  • Mount Zion, IL
  • 5.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,894
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  • Mount Pulaski, IL
  • 21.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,444
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  • Moweaqua, IL
  • 16.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,874
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  • Harristown, IL
  • 6.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,240
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  • Maroa, IL
  • 12.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,724
68
  • Cerro Gordo, IL
  • 10.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,404
67
  • Lovington, IL
  • 18.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,098
67
  • Warrensburg, IL
  • 8.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,365
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  • Sullivan, IL
  • 24.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,675
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  • Dalton City, IL
  • 11.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 474
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  • Macon, IL
  • 10.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,204
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  • Bement, IL
  • 19.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,646
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  • Cisco, IL
  • 15.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 240
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  • Chestnut, IL
  • 19.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 134
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  • Bethany, IL
  • 17.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,275
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  • Mount Auburn, IL
  • 18.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 580
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  • Latham, IL
  • 14.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 297
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  • LaPlace, IL
  • 12.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 161
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  • Hammond, IL
  • 18.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 457
60
  • Blue Mound, IL
  • 14.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,087
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  • De Land, IL
  • 24 miles away (City)
  • Population: 461
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  • Kenney, IL
  • 18.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 349
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  • Boody, IL
  • 8.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 259
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  • Argenta, IL
  • 10.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,125
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  • Niantic, IL
  • 12.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 530
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  • Oreana, IL
  • 6.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 848
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  • Stonington, IL
  • 20.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 913
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  • Illiopolis, IL
  • 16.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 822
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  • Beason, IL
  • 24.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 70
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  • Weldon, IL
  • 20.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 500

Listed above are the best places to live in Decatur, IL for 2018. 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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