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Best Places To Live In Garden Prairie, IL

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  • Garden Prairie, IL
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 183
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score79
  • Crystal Lake, IL
  • 19.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 40,475
  • I currently live in an area called Crystal Lake that is located in Illinois. There is so much to love about this area including the excellent education as well the the local amenities in this area. I was…[read more]
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  • Roscoe, IL
  • 19.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,666
  • Living in Roscoe, Illinois is truly a unique experience! This is a smaller town, but we are very close to Rockford, Chicago is only about a 45 minute drive and Milwaukee is about an hour away in a…[read more]
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  • Timberlane, IL
  • 9.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,023
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  • Huntley, IL
  • 15.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 25,831
  • Living in Huntley, it is interesting to watch how the tiny little city has grown and expanded over the years. When I was a boy, we had a single elementary school and a single high school/ Now, the best…[read more]
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  • South Beloit, IL
  • 22.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,589
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  • Sycamore, IL
  • 17.8 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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  • Gilberts, IL
  • 20.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,479
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  • Lakewood, IL
  • 16.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,111
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  • Rockton, IL
  • 22.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,596
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  • Woodstock, IL
  • 14.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 25,232
  • Woodstock is a horrible place to live. It is a racist town with families that have lived there for generations - probably former slave owners. It seems the incestious town is operated by children (now…[read more]
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  • Pingree Grove, IL
  • 18.3 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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  • Marengo, IL
  • 5.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,081
  • Marengo, Illinois is just the present-day U.S. on an unincorporated 'town' scale. In other words, it's a horrible town. Most of the residents, employers and people who work there are mean, cliquey,…[read more]
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  • Bull Valley, IL
  • 18.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,213
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  • Belvidere, IL
  • 7.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 25,300
  • I love living in Belvidere, IL. We have around 25,000 people living here and each person is just as friendly as the first! With new faces to see and meet everyday making friends is a breeze! Of course,…[read more]
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  • Davis Junction, IL
  • 21.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,439
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  • Walworth, WI
  • 20.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,851
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  • Machesney Park, IL
  • 17.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 23,002
  • Macheseny Park, Illinois is located just outside of Rockford, Illinois and is only a few hours away from Chicago. Machesney Park is a welcoming community with decent public schools. It is also a…[read more]
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  • Loves Park, IL
  • 18.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 24,499
  • Loves Park, Illinois is a nice small town located just outside of Rockford, Illinois and only a a few hours from Chicago. The city has a great public school system and is a safe community that is…[read more]
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  • Sharon, WI
  • 16.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,744
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  • Union, IL
  • 8.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 484
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  • Beloit, WI
  • 24.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 36,812
  • Beloit is not a town that I found very visually appealing. The roads and many of the building show their age and could use a fresh coat of paint. That also means there's history there, and that's why I…[read more]
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  • Candlewick Lake, IL
  • 9.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,646
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  • Kingston, IL
  • 10.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,170
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  • Genoa, IL
  • 11.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,930
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  • Hampshire, IL
  • 14.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,732
  • Very quiet and peaceful with 0 crime. Nice little country farming town! Snowmobile and ATV trails all around and horse trails. I’m on 17 acres and can hunt and farm on my land. Long as you stay away…[read more]
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  • Monroe Center, IL
  • 17.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 463
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  • Cherry Valley, IL
  • 13.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,129
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  • Wonder Lake, IL
  • 20.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,739
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  • Poplar Grove, IL
  • 9.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,728
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  • Chemung, IL
  • 11.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 262
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  • Hebron, IL
  • 20.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,288
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  • Bloomfield, WI
  • 25 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,700
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  • Burlington, IL
  • 15.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 634
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  • New Milford, IL
  • 18.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 644
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  • Kirkland, IL
  • 13.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,662
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  • Caledonia, IL
  • 12.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 232
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  • Harvard, IL
  • 13 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,589
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  • Capron, IL
  • 10.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,868
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  • Rockford, IL
  • 18 miles away (City)
  • Population: 149,597
  • Wow! This place is unreal. After living in 13 states and countless cities for my job, I've landed in Rockford for a one year assignment. The town is run down and filthy. Crime is out of control,…[read more]
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  • Greenwood, IL
  • 19.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 425

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

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