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Best Places To Live In Elburn, IL

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  • Elburn, IL
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 5,594
  • Elburn sucks and if you're dumb enough to move here, expect outrageously high property taxes, 3rd world water supply and administration that does not care about you as a…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score80
  • Schaumburg, IL
  • 21.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 74,366
  • schaumburg is a very nice place.but it is also very expensive.if you have the money it is great .there is lots to do there. lots of resteraunts and overall a very nice place to live. The prices on the…[read more]
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  • Warrenville, IL
  • 14.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,415
  • Living in Warrenville, Illinois is like living nowhere else! St. James Farm Forest and Preserve is located here and it's my most favorite place in the world to visit! Over 612 acres of natural forest…[read more]
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  • South Elgin, IL
  • 10.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 22,274
  • South Elgin is located just south of Elgin, Illinois and is a far west suburb of Chicago. The city is known for being excellent for families by having a great public school system and having well-policed…[read more]
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  • Hoffman Estates, IL
  • 20.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 51,727
  • I received a ticket for driving on a suspended license in Hoffman Estates. I was arrested and my car was towed.I proved without a doubt that the State of Illinois should have never issued the suspended…[read more]
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  • East Dundee, IL
  • 18.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,125
  • I can not think of one bad thing about East Dundee. the best way I can describe my little town is like living in a Norman Rockwell painting! Neighbors are all friendly and seem to be genuine. Quite at…[read more]
78
  • Geneva, IL
  • 6.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 21,732
  • Geneva, Illinois is a suburb of Chicago, but you honestly would never know it's anywhere near such a big city. It's a nice place that has a semi-country feel to it. The public transit system is…[read more]
78
  • St. Charles, IL
  • 8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 32,745
  • It was a joy living in St Charles Illinois, the city with 'Pride of the Fox' as a motto. Living in the west suburbs offered a multitude of amenities and nightlife activities. The city of over 33,000 in…[read more]
77
  • Lisle, IL
  • 19.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 22,989
  • Lisle is a great place for a family. I never hear about crime and it has a family feel to it. It is close to 2 different malls (yorktown and fox valley) and because it is so close to Naperville there is…[read more]
77
  • Prestbury, IL
  • 6.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,780
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  • West Dundee, IL
  • 17.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,369
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  • Wheaton, IL
  • 17.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 53,568
  • I have lived in Wheaton, Illinois for a few years now. It has quickly become my favorite place to live. I love its deep-rooted sense of community. This is a very family friendly town. Living here is like…[read more]
75
  • Lake Holiday, IL
  • 20.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,718
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  • Oswego, IL
  • 14.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 33,245
  • Living in Oswego, Illinois, has a few upsides and a few downsides. One of the upsides, which I like a lot about the city, is that the crime rate is exceedingly low and the jobs pay quite well. I had no…[read more]
75
  • Naperville, IL
  • 17.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 145,789
  • On June 7 traveling with my daughter and her son I drove her car to the Naperville commuter station. I parked in the public lot north of the station in stall #829. I then went to the station to pay on…[read more]
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  • Bartlett, IL
  • 16.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 41,475
  • If your child has a bus stop in front of a park DO NOT expect that the City will shovel the sidewalk. Your child will stand in snow until the bus comes to get them. I had to go out and shovel so the kids…[read more]
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  • Roselle, IL
  • 20.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 22,911
  • Roselle is a great place to live. Homes are well kept, plenty of restaurants, and beautiful parks. We feel extremely safe and there is a strong sense of community with block parties and summer fests. …[read more]
74
  • Sleepy Hollow, IL
  • 16.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,338
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  • Sycamore, IL
  • 14.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 17,611
  • Fresh out of my first trip to Florida, I went to this small town for a pumpkin festival on Halloween 2004. While the shows were good, the people were just horrible, both to me and to my parents. During…[read more]
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  • Batavia, IL
  • 7.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 26,413
  • The Fox River was one of my first interests when I came across Batavia. I work remotely and need to live for more than a few months on some of my projects, and living in Batavia, IL fit my needs almost…[read more]
74
  • Winfield, IL
  • 15.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,543
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  • Hanover Park, IL
  • 17.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 38,331
  • After I graduated from college, I quickly found a job in Chicago. I was excited: It was hard to get a job in the work climate I graduated into. I was thankful, but not looking forward to living somewhere…[read more]
73
  • Yorkville, IL
  • 15 miles away (City)
  • 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]
73
  • Gilberts, IL
  • 17 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,479
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  • Romeoville, IL
  • 24.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 39,739
  • Yes, the town I live in has a cheesy name, but the doesn't make it any less of a good place to live. Living in Romeoville, which is actually a cute little village, is pretty fantastic. You get access to…[read more]
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  • Carol Stream, IL
  • 16.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 40,228
  • I've been living in Carol Stream for about four years now and I really like it! One thing I really love about it is the short commute to the metra that takes you to Ogilvie Transportation Center in…[read more]
72
  • Aurora, IL
  • 11.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 200,907
  • The town has a lot amenities, however it is more expensive than most. I have found the they have additional service fees on Mobile phones, cable as well as utilities. You can get to anything quickly…[read more]
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  • Glendale Heights, IL
  • 19.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 34,395
  • SOMETHING STINKS IN GLENDALE HEIGHTS #GlendaleHeightsSKUNKS!!! They are all up and down the parkway at night, along Mill Pond Rd where I live. They won't do anything to eradicate the skunk problem. I've…[read more]
72
  • Hinckley, IL
  • 11.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,053
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  • Barrington, IL
  • 25.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,449
  • Barrington; the best city to reside! I have lived in this city for eight years. I like the manner people in this city interact with each other and is an excellent place to raise a family. The town has…[read more]
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  • Bolingbrook, IL
  • 22 miles away (City)
  • Population: 74,320
  • I relocated from New York to Bolingbrook, Illinois and I couldn't be happier with my decision. It is a family oriented city with quick access to Chicago's busy lifestyle. Bolingbrook is only 24 miles…[read more]
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  • Pingree Grove, IL
  • 14.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,983
  • My neighbors have block parties with mariachi bands and taco venders. I try to relax on my patio and Spanish music blasts loud for hours from neighbors backyards. Lowriders and Mexico flags everywhere…[read more]
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  • Carpentersville, IL
  • 19.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 38,275
  • I lived in Carpentersville for a few years and it was a decent place to live in. It's a short drive northwest of Chicago, so if you work in or close to the city it's a decent choice. The homes are…[read more]
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  • Plainfield, IL
  • 19.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 41,881
  • My wife and I moved here about 18 months ago and we are absolutely thrilled with Plainfield, especially the Wallin Woods neighborhood. We are walking distance to a great gym (Avery YMCA), and we are also…[read more]
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  • Elgin, IL
  • 14.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 111,919
  • This community is wonderful. All of the neighbors are friendly and there are great community events offered. You can walk downtown to all amazing attractions and Restaurant Row. There are plenty of parks…[read more]
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  • South Barrington, IL
  • 21.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,766
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  • North Aurora, IL
  • 7.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 17,612
  • North Aurora, Illinois is a far west suburb of Chicago. It is conveniently located so that you have the luxuries and conveniences of the city without having to compromise a safe and harmonious community.…[read more]
70
  • Somonauk, IL
  • 20.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,106
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  • Bloomingdale, IL
  • 19.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 22,221
  • I love living in Bloomingdale! My family and I have been living in Bloomingdale for almost ten years now and I am so glad we are raising our kids here. The two things I love the most about this town is…[read more]
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  • Inverness, IL
  • 24.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,844
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  • Plano, IL
  • 14.5 miles away (City)
  • 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]
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  • Sugar Grove, IL
  • 7.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,288
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  • Montgomery, IL
  • 11.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 19,055
  • Montgomery, IL - That Hometown Feeling Living here in Montgomery, IL has been a joy. I have lived here for more than twenty years and I have watched the city grow by leaps and bounds. I really love the…[read more]
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  • Campton Hills, IL
  • 5.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,500
  • Campton Hills is a city within Kane County that houses more than 11,200 residents. When you look at the transportation aspect for the city, it has the highest amount of air departures and the most rail…[read more]
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  • West Chicago, IL
  • 12.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 27,420
  • West Chicago, IL is one of the farther west suburbs of the Chicago area. West Chicago is a fun town to visit, with one of the main attractions being the Turtle Splash Water Park. West Chicago is also…[read more]
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  • Lily Lake, IL
  • 6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,253
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  • Sandwich, IL
  • 17.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,491
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  • Boulder Hill, IL
  • 12.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,449
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  • Big Rock, IL
  • 8.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,139
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  • Virgil, IL
  • 7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 355
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  • Streamwood, IL
  • 17.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 40,552
  • Living in Streamwood is amazing. I never thought I was one for small cities. I grew up in Chicago and was used to endless shopping trips and tons of takeout options. I didn't learn to cook until I was…[read more]

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

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