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Best Places To Live In Hometown, IL

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  • Hometown, IL
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 4,343
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score86
  • Indian Head Park, IL
  • 9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,823
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  • Clarendon Hills, IL
  • 12.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,641
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  • Highland CDP, IN
  • 19 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,256
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  • Dyer, IN
  • 19.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 16,133
  • Living in Dyer, so close to Chicago, has all the perks of a big city without the hassle of living right in the middle of all the hustle and bustle. Life here is good; it is definitely one of the best
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  • Whiting, IN
  • 13.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,870
  • Mascot Museum? One time and you've seen enough. Community? The ones around me are *-holes. Nightlife? Bars,bars,breweries,oh,a crappy theater. Dining? One good restaurant. And shopping? Dollar
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  • Munster, IN
  • 17.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 23,103
  • The beauty about living in Munster, Indiana is it's reputation for its Urban Lifestyle! The town provides lots of opportunity for shopping, is only about 45 minutes from Chicago, located not too far from
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  • La Grange Park, IL
  • 10 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,596
  • It's was fair living here, it's an industrial and cultural city. I particularly love the easy access to the various rail and bus services; offered. What I also liked about the area was their economic
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  • Schererville, IN
  • 22.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 28,899
  • Living in Schererville, close knite community, it’s a small town outside of a major city. It was a nice place to grow up, but there’s nothing to really do outside of a few good restaurants, decent
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  • Mount Greenwood, Chicago, IL
  • 2.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 18,990
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  • Rockdale, IL
  • 25.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,151
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  • Highland, IN
  • 19 miles away (City)
  • Population: 23,107
  • I lived here till I moved 2 years ago. This town is in the middle of everything, which is nice. You just have to drive 20 minutes to the mall, or 30-45 minutes to get into Chicago which is awesome. There
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  • Hinsdale, IL
  • 11.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 17,438
  • Hinsdale, Illinois is a suburb of Chicago located to the west/southwest of the city. It is a diverse and welcoming community and definitely geared more towards the upper middle-class with the higher
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  • Lisle, IL
  • 18.9 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
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  • Western Springs, IL
  • 10 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,133
  • I have lived in this city all my life. There is no other place I can call home. I have undergone the full public education system and even changed elementary schools. It’s a city with very impressive
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  • Brookfield, IL
  • 8.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 18,966
  • The primary ecosystem of Brookfield, Illinois is oak savanna. The town is only 13 miles west of downtown Chicago. The total land area is 3.07 square miles. If you like outdoor festivals, then check out
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  • Edison Park, Chicago, IL
  • 19.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 11,128
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  • Willowbrook, IL
  • 11.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,603
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  • Ingalls Park, IL
  • 21.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,872
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  • Itasca, IL
  • 22.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,502
  • Although I might have went to some bad dining places, Itasca isn't so bad. The hotel I stayed at with my family was great, especially the
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  • Woodridge, IL
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 33,331
  • I really like living in Woodridge. It's an enjoyable city, not too far from Chicago, and has everything I need. Woodridge is a little more expensive than other towns in the area but it's reasonable in my
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  • Wheaton, IL
  • 21.2 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
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  • Orland Hills, IL
  • 11.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,241
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  • Palos Hills, IL
  • 5.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 17,545
  • Palos Hills, Illinois is a suburb of Chicago located to the southwest of the city. Palos Hills boasts itself as a family-centered, quaint, and welcoming community. The city itself is definitely geared
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  • Griffith, IN
  • 21.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 16,583
  • Living in Griffith is quiet, peaceful, and laid back. We could do with some better housing since there isn't a lot of it available and some of it needs to be fixed up a bit, and the weather can get
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  • Roselle, IL
  • 25.1 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.
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  • Elmhurst, IL
  • 15.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 45,742
  • I lived in Elmhurst, Illinois about 10 years ago and for a suburban community with a relatively modest population, about 32,000, it was a relatively quiet community. I was fortunate enough to live close
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  • Berkeley, IL
  • 14.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,201
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  • Stickney, IL
  • 6.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,778
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  • East Hazel Crest, IL
  • 11.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,595
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  • O'hare, Chicago, IL
  • 17.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 12,706
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  • Forest Glen, Chicago, IL
  • 18.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 18,298
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  • Willowbrook CDP, IL
  • 11.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,966
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  • Riverside, IL
  • 8.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,779
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  • Lombard, IL
  • 17.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 44,025
  • The incomes have been falling here for years, and they are as a result the offensive and angry at diversity who are not poor and it will go on forever if you spend any time there with that issue becoming
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  • River Forest, IL
  • 12.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,217
  • Lived here for twenty plus years--what a terrific place to raise a family! We moved here for the excellent schools, which are rated as some of the best in Illinois. Taxes are high, but you get what you
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  • Tinley Park, IL
  • 11.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 57,125
  • I have moved to Tinley, IL from New York City seven years ago. It was a true cultural shock for me when I came to this quaint little town. Growing up in New York was challenging, to say the least. When
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  • Romeoville, IL
  • 20.1 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
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  • Oak Forest, IL
  • 8.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 28,055
  • Living in Oak Forest Illinois has been such a wonderful treat. Oak Forest offers so much to our community and it is true suburb living. Transportation is provided all over so you don't have to worry
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  • La Grange, IL
  • 9.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 15,688
  • Living in La Grange for the past 22 years has been just absolute perfection for us. After my husband retired we wanted to get out of the big city and enjoy some beautiful scenery and small-town life. La
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  • McCook, IL
  • 7.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 226
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  • Villa Park, IL
  • 16.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 21,977
  • Living in Villa Park Illinois was a nice experience. The city is pretty large. It is within the Chicago Metropolitan area, in DuPage County. Villa Park is in close proximity to major airports O’Hare
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  • Lockport, IL
  • 18.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 25,096
  • I recently moved to Lockport, IL and have enjoyed my experience for the last year and a half. Lockport, IL offers an array of benefits in terms of housing options, educational and academic programs,
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  • Lemont, IL
  • 13.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 16,587
  • These days it isn't easy to find a nice place to live with a small town feel and great people that make up a fantastic community, but that's exactly what you will find here in Lemont, IL! I have been
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  • Glendale Heights, IL
  • 22.1 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
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  • River Grove, IL
  • 14.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,248
  • I have lived in River Grove IL for 47 Years, Very Friendly Town, Nice and Small. Close to Very thing, can get Down Town Chicago in 20 minutes! Get to Express in 15 minutes! Can Live any Place but choose
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  • Hickory Hills, IL
  • 5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,858
  • I have lived in Hickory Hills, IL my whole life. For those with families or starting a family, you will be very pleased with the public school system here. I have enjoyed growing up here and the
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  • Palos Park, IL
  • 6.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,934
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  • Glen Ellyn, IL
  • 19.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 27,894
  • In my opinion there is no better place to live than Glen Ellyn. It is a vibrant and bustling city. There are many young people and new families in the area to make sure that there is always something to
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  • Orland Park, IL
  • 10.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 58,612
  • I been living in this town for the last 20 year, and I still love this town, However I been seen a lot changes in the last 5 years. Some very good changes some not that great school education is one of
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  • Harwood Heights, IL
  • 16.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,628

Listed above are the best places to live in Hometown, IL for 2019. 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 - Hometown, IL, followed by the best places to live near Hometown, IL, sorted by Livability Score.

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