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Best Places To Live In Harvard, IL

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  • Harvard, IL
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 9,589
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score88
  • Algonquin, IL
  • City: 24.2mi / 38.9km away
  • Population: 30,413
  • Algonquin, IL is situated as one of the farthest of the northwest suburbs of Chicago. It boasts an excellent public school system, and the crime is low especially compared to other surrounding suburbs.…[read more]
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  • Lake in the Hills, IL
  • City: 23.3mi / 37.5km away
  • Population: 28,908
  • Lake in the Hill is one of those small towns outside of a major city that’s a mix of the strange and developing. Living in there, you quickly gather that there’s something weird about the people. For…[read more]
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  • Crystal Lake, IL
  • City: 20.0mi / 32.1km 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: 19.8mi / 31.9km 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]
84
  • Lake Geneva, WI
  • City: 14.5mi / 23.3km away
  • Population: 7,754
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  • Burlington, WI
  • City: 24.6mi / 39.5km away
  • Population: 10,571
  • I call the town of Burlington, Wisconsin home and I enjoy living here. The population here is low and this is a very close community. The crime rate here overall is decent. Luckily we do not see many…[read more]
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  • Cary, IL
  • City: 24.2mi / 39.0km away
  • Population: 17,946
  • Cary and the surrounding areas have great activities that are ideal for nature lovers and history buffs. There are also popular evening hangouts where you can grab a meal with friends. Tracks is one of…[read more]
82
  • Trout Valley, IL
  • City: 24.9mi / 40.0km away
  • Population: 537
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  • Huntley, IL
  • City: 20.8mi / 33.5km 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]
81
  • Powers Lake, WI
  • City: 18.3mi / 29.4km away
  • Population: 1,159
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  • Timberlane, IL
  • City: 14.1mi / 22.7km away
  • Population: 1,023
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  • Bull Valley, IL
  • City: 15.2mi / 24.4km away
  • Population: 1,213
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  • Como, WI
  • City: 14.1mi / 22.6km away
  • Population: 2,443
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  • Williams Bay, WI
  • City: 11.0mi / 17.7km away
  • Population: 2,605
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  • Janesville, WI
  • City: 26.6mi / 42.8km away
  • Population: 63,880
  • A year ago, in June of 2010, my boyfriend and I took a trip across Michigan, down to Indiana and up Illinois, until we finally reached our destination of Janesville, Wisconsin. We spent 4 days and 3…[read more]
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  • Genoa City, WI
  • City: 16.3mi / 26.2km away
  • Population: 3,023
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  • Union, IL
  • City: 14.2mi / 22.9km away
  • Population: 484
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  • Elkhorn, WI
  • City: 17.6mi / 28.3km away
  • Population: 9,931
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  • McCullom Lake, IL
  • City: 17.1mi / 27.5km away
  • Population: 1,011
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  • McHenry, IL
  • City: 17.9mi / 28.8km away
  • Population: 26,631
  • McHenry is a nice little town in northern Illinois. I've been living in McHenry for about a year and so far, it's a decent place to live. It's set back a little ways from Lake Michigan so it's a little…[read more]
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  • Belvidere, IL
  • City: 17.3mi / 27.9km 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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  • Twin Lakes, WI
  • City: 19.8mi / 31.9km away
  • Population: 6,059
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  • Lakewood, IL
  • City: 18.6mi / 29.9km away
  • Population: 4,111
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  • Ringwood, IL
  • City: 16.4mi / 26.3km away
  • Population: 810
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  • Spring Grove, IL
  • City: 19.5mi / 31.3km away
  • Population: 5,578
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  • Bohners Lake, WI
  • City: 21.7mi / 34.9km away
  • Population: 2,195
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  • Woodstock, IL
  • City: 12.6mi / 20.2km 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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  • Clinton, WI
  • City: 15.4mi / 24.7km away
  • Population: 2,206
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  • Johnsburg, IL
  • City: 19.4mi / 31.2km away
  • Population: 6,285
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  • Walworth, WI
  • City: 7.1mi / 11.5km away
  • Population: 2,851
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  • Delavan Lake, WI
  • City: 11.7mi / 18.8km away
  • Population: 2,141
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  • Fontana-on-Geneva Lake, WI
  • City: 8.5mi / 13.6km away
  • Population: 1,636
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  • Richmond, IL
  • City: 16.1mi / 25.9km away
  • Population: 2,038
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  • Sharon, WI
  • City: 7.3mi / 11.8km away
  • Population: 1,744
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  • Poplar Grove, IL
  • City: 12.6mi / 20.3km away
  • Population: 4,728
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  • Candlewick Lake, IL
  • City: 12.9mi / 20.8km away
  • Population: 4,646
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  • Oakwood Hills, IL
  • City: 23.2mi / 37.3km away
  • Population: 2,115
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  • Prairie Grove, IL
  • City: 20.9mi / 33.7km away
  • Population: 1,704
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  • Darien, WI
  • City: 12.7mi / 20.4km away
  • Population: 1,702
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  • Wonder Lake, IL
  • City: 14.3mi / 23.0km away
  • Population: 3,739
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  • Chemung, IL
  • City: 2.4mi / 3.8km away
  • Population: 262
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  • Bloomfield, WI
  • City: 13.7mi / 22.0km away
  • Population: 4,700
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  • Hebron, IL
  • City: 9.8mi / 15.8km away
  • Population: 1,288
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  • Garden Prairie, IL
  • City: 13.0mi / 21.0km away
  • Population: 183
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  • Marengo, IL
  • City: 12.6mi / 20.3km 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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  • Delavan, WI
  • City: 13.9mi / 22.3km away
  • Population: 8,410
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  • Lake Ivanhoe, WI
  • City: 17.6mi / 28.4km away
  • Population: 482
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  • Cherry Valley, IL
  • City: 22.5mi / 36.2km away
  • Population: 3,129
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  • Caledonia, IL
  • City: 14.7mi / 23.6km away
  • Population: 232
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  • Springfield, WI
  • City: 18.0mi / 29.0km away
  • Population: 201

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

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