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Best Places To Live In Hamel, IL

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  • Hamel, IL
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 1,015
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score81
  • Glen Carbon, IL
  • 12.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,782
  • I adore living here, I moved here because I so love their parks. It is a large suburban city with an atmosphere that offers its residents affordable living. With that being said, the job market here is
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  • Edwardsville, IL
  • 8.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 25,044
  • Living in Edwardsville, IL is a beautiful place. We have many parks. We have an industrial town that was merged with us, making our city even larger than it originally was. Edwardsville is named after
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  • Breese, IL
  • 25.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,590
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  • Aviston, IL
  • 22.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,299
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  • Maryville, IL
  • 13.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,837
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  • Holiday Shores, IL
  • 5.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,785
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  • Rosewood Heights, IL
  • 12.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,011
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  • Highland, IL
  • 13.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,839
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  • Bethalto, IL
  • 11.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,364
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  • Grantfork, IL
  • 10.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 360
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  • Fairmont City, IL
  • 21.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,349
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  • Marine, IL
  • 8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 872
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  • Mount Olive, IL
  • 13.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,980
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  • Troy, IL
  • 11.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,041
  • Troy is small town living that is filled with the regular restaurants and fast food franchises that you’ll find in any larger city, like Starbucks and McDonald’s; as well as local eateries with down home
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  • St. Jacob, IL
  • 12.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,354
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  • Trenton, IL
  • 21.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,680
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  • Pierron, IL
  • 15.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 391
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  • Litchfield, IL
  • 22.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,976
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  • Collinsville, IL
  • 17.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 24,855
  • I chose Collinsville because it's close to St. Louis, where I work, and because the cost of living here is reasonable. You can find a modest ranch here for only $100,000 or so. Since it's so close to the
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  • Brighton, IL
  • 19.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,316
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  • East Gillespie, IL
  • 17 miles away (City)
  • Population: 263
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  • East Alton, IL
  • 14.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,171
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  • Staunton, IL
  • 8.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,895
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  • Worden, IL
  • 2.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,192
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  • Hillsboro, IL
  • 27.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,287
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  • Mitchell, IL
  • 15.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,183
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  • Wood River, IL
  • 13 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,360
  • Wood River is an absolutely terrific place to live! Small town living but not too far from a metro area as St. Louis is only about 15 miles away! The best things about living here are many! At the top
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  • Downtown, St. Louis, MO
  • 26.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,886
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  • Benld, IL
  • 14 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,572
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  • Taylor Springs, IL
  • 24.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 452
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  • Pontoon Beach, IL
  • 18.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,753
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  • Roxana, IL
  • 12.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,800
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  • New Douglas, IL
  • 10.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 337
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  • Downtown West, St. Louis, MO
  • 27 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,690
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  • Granite City, IL
  • 21.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 29,662
  • Shortly after I got married my husband and I bought our first started home in Granite City, Illinois. I loved living near the city while having my home situated in a lovely, country-like setting. Our
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  • Hartford, IL
  • 14.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,569
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  • Bunker Hill, IL
  • 11.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,730
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  • La Salle, St. Louis, MO
  • 27.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 214
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  • Livingston, IL
  • 6.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 807
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  • Gillespie, IL
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,323
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  • Panama, IL
  • 19.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 287
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  • Sawyerville, IL
  • 13.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 279
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  • Brooklyn, IL
  • 24.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 740
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  • Venice, IL
  • 23.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,898
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  • Alton, IL
  • 17 miles away (City)
  • Population: 27,175
  • I first saw Alton when I was driving through Illinois on my way to St. Louis. And it makes sense after I learned more about the town after I moved here. Early in its history, Alton competed with St.
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  • Dorchester, IL
  • 13.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 133
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  • Lake Ka-Ho, IL
  • 15 miles away (City)
  • Population: 190
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  • Eagarville, IL
  • 15.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 165
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  • Pocahontas, IL
  • 16.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 767
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  • Madison, IL
  • 22.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,825

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

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