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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 Score85
  • Crystal Lake, IL
  • City: 19.4mi / 31.2km away
  • 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
  • City: 19.2mi / 31.0km away
  • 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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  • Huntley, IL
  • City: 15.5mi / 25.0km away
  • 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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  • Timberlane, IL
  • City: 9.7mi / 15.6km away
  • Population: 1,023
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  • Bull Valley, IL
  • City: 18.6mi / 30.0km away
  • Population: 1,213
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  • Rockton, IL
  • City: 22.5mi / 36.3km away
  • Population: 7,596
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  • Union, IL
  • City: 8.7mi / 14.1km away
  • Population: 484
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  • Belvidere, IL
  • City: 7.9mi / 12.7km away
  • 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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  • South Beloit, IL
  • City: 22.6mi / 36.4km away
  • Population: 7,589
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  • Kingston, IL
  • City: 10.9mi / 17.5km away
  • Population: 1,170
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  • Gilberts, IL
  • City: 20.1mi / 32.3km away
  • Population: 7,479
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  • Lakewood, IL
  • City: 16.8mi / 27.0km away
  • Population: 4,111
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  • Woodstock, IL
  • City: 14.7mi / 23.7km away
  • 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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  • Machesney Park, IL
  • City: 17.8mi / 28.6km away
  • 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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  • Sycamore, IL
  • City: 17.8mi / 28.7km away
  • 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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  • Genoa, IL
  • City: 11.3mi / 18.1km away
  • Population: 4,930
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  • Hampshire, IL
  • City: 14.3mi / 23.0km away
  • 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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  • Walworth, WI
  • City: 20.1mi / 32.3km away
  • Population: 2,851
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  • Davis Junction, IL
  • City: 21.6mi / 34.7km away
  • Population: 2,439
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  • Sharon, WI
  • City: 16.9mi / 27.3km away
  • Population: 1,744
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  • Loves Park, IL
  • City: 18.2mi / 29.3km away
  • 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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  • Beloit, WI
  • City: 24.3mi / 39.1km away
  • 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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  • Poplar Grove, IL
  • City: 9.5mi / 15.3km away
  • Population: 4,728
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  • Candlewick Lake, IL
  • City: 9.9mi / 16.0km away
  • Population: 4,646
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  • Pingree Grove, IL
  • City: 18.3mi / 29.5km away
  • Population: 5,983
  • Non stop construction in a very congested subdivision. Pingree Grove has no main st or town. Very high taxes and soon Elgin Illinois which is not a good area is building thousands of homes and apartments…[read more]
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  • Wonder Lake, IL
  • City: 20.3mi / 32.7km away
  • Population: 3,739
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  • Monroe Center, IL
  • City: 17.9mi / 28.8km away
  • Population: 463
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  • Chemung, IL
  • City: 11.5mi / 18.5km away
  • Population: 262
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  • Bloomfield, WI
  • City: 25.0mi / 40.2km away
  • Population: 4,700
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  • Hebron, IL
  • City: 20.4mi / 32.8km away
  • Population: 1,288
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  • Marengo, IL
  • City: 5.5mi / 8.8km away
  • 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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  • Burlington, IL
  • City: 15.7mi / 25.2km away
  • Population: 634
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  • New Milford, IL
  • City: 18.4mi / 29.7km away
  • Population: 644
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  • Kirkland, IL
  • City: 13.3mi / 21.3km away
  • Population: 1,662
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  • Cherry Valley, IL
  • City: 13.5mi / 21.7km away
  • Population: 3,129
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  • Caledonia, IL
  • City: 12.2mi / 19.6km away
  • Population: 232
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  • Capron, IL
  • City: 10.1mi / 16.3km away
  • Population: 1,868
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  • Greenwood, IL
  • City: 19.1mi / 30.7km away
  • Population: 425
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  • Harvard, IL
  • City: 13.0mi / 21.0km away
  • Population: 9,589
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  • Rockford, IL
  • City: 18.0mi / 28.9km away
  • 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]

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

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