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Best Places To Live In Kenosha, WI

  • Kenosha, WI
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 99,865
  • One reason I love Kenosha, WI, is because you can feel like a "Michigander" while being in beautiful Wisconsin. Kenosha is located right near Lake Michigan, one of the most gorgeous Great Lakes of…[read more]


Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score81
  • Pistakee Highlands, IL
  • 23.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,263
  • Pleasant Prairie, WI
  • 6.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 20,395
  • It is a very boring town, they are currently working on building it up, so traffic is getting worse. To be blunt, my neighbors are a bunch of dicks and none of them know how to drive safely in a…[read more]
  • Grandwood Park, IL
  • 15.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,471
  • Third Lake, IL
  • 17.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,266
  • Elmwood Park, WI
  • 7.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 511
  • Venetian Village, IL
  • 17 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,623
  • Lake Catherine, IL
  • 16.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,888
  • Grayslake, IL
  • 19.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 21,053
  • Grayslake, Illinois is located near the border with Wisconsin but is still considered a far north suburb of Chicago. It is home to many excellent and safe neighborhoods and to College of Lake County. The…[read more]
  • North Bay, WI
  • 12.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 207
  • Hainesville, IL
  • 21.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,671
  • Lakemoor, IL
  • 26 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,313
  • Volo, IL
  • 24.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,576
  • Paddock Lake, WI
  • 14.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,015
  • Fox Lake Hills, IL
  • 19.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,196
  • Long Lake, IL
  • 21.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,564
  • Wind Point, WI
  • 13.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,785
  • Antioch, IL
  • 14.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 14,342
  • This town has growth issues. The people who grew up here with family ties don't want the town to grow and the new families that come in are looking for more Amenities, There is not much for the kids in…[read more]
  • Silver Lake, WI
  • 17.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,506
  • Winthrop Harbor, IL
  • 7.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,832
  • Wind Lake, WI
  • 23.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,383
  • Sturtevant, WI
  • 9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,961
  • Lake Villa, IL
  • 17.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,916
  • Bristol, WI
  • 11.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,957
  • Eagle Lake, WI
  • 17.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,166
  • Mount Pleasant, WI
  • 9.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 26,237
  • Living in Mount Pleasant is a pretty great experience. I grew up in a rural community in Iowa: the town was so tiny the population was just a titch above 1,000. It was almost like I lived in the country.…[read more]
  • Lindenhurst, IL
  • 15.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 14,380
  • Living in Lindenhurst is quiet the thrill for my family and I. Knowing the struggle coming from a strict western home, I was lucky enough to find my footing here in Lindenhurst. I was lucky enough to…[read more]
  • Wilmot, WI
  • 19.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 219
  • Green Oaks, IL
  • 20.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,832
  • Park City, IL
  • 16.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,402
  • Gurnee, IL
  • 16 miles away (City)
  • Population: 31,070
  • Gurnee, Illinois is a great place to live. After spending only a few years living in this suburb of Chicago, I can confidently say I’d live here longer if I could. The shopping is excellent with a mall…[read more]
  • Tichigan, WI
  • 25.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,459
  • Round Lake Beach, IL
  • 19.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 27,936
  • Round Lake Beach is one of Chicago's farther northwest suburbs. It has a sizable diverse population and is one of several communities surrounding Round Lake. It is close to Gurnee which has more shopping…[read more]
  • Round Lake, IL
  • 22 miles away (City)
  • Population: 18,425
  • If you're looking for fun things to do in Round Lake, you'll find plenty of attractions that you and your loved ones will enjoy, no matter your interests. If you're a fan of cars, the Volo Auto Museum…[read more]
  • Camp Lake, WI
  • 16.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,175
  • Gages Lake, IL
  • 18.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,041
  • I have found living in Gages Lake to be a relatively quiet suburb not too far from an amusement park, a mall and Chicago. Our household size is somewhat typical with an average three residents: myself,…[read more]
  • Channel Lake, IL
  • 18 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,416
  • Round Lake Heights, IL
  • 20 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,110
  • Somers, WI
  • 5.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,309
  • Old Mill Creek, IL
  • 13.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 180
  • Union Grove, WI
  • 13.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,897
  • Fox Lake, IL
  • 22.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,434
  • Its sad, because Fox Lake could be a very pretty area but it's just not a desirable place to live, unless you are a boater. Even then it's still not the greatest area to live in. Run down buildings,…[read more]
  • Waukegan, IL
  • 15.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 88,159
  • I moved here for a short while and regretted it. The city is run down, very dirty, roads are filled with pot holes and they never seem to get fixed. Property taxes are to high here i would never buy a…[read more]
  • Caledonia, WI
  • 16.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 24,767
  • I lived in Caledonia briefly, but there was so little to do there that I eventually left for a city with more opportunities. If you're thinking of moving here, you will almost certainly have better luck…[read more]
  • Round Lake Park, IL
  • 20.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,989
  • They wanted to be different than even other villages of round lake. They will give you a parking ticket if out past 11pm. I'm currently petitioning to get rid of this rule or at least change…[read more]
  • North Chicago, IL
  • 18.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 30,023
  • North a Chicago is a nice quite town, the people are friendly, but the community is definitely to be to be considered “close-knit.” With that, the most attractive thing about the city is it’s affordable…[read more]
  • Racine, WI
  • 9.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 77,931
  • I visited Racine, WI on business and was quite surprised at what I found. Wisconsin is generally nature oriented with lots of open fields and farm land, Racine was no exception. Racine is located on a…[read more]
  • Beach Park, IL
  • 10.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,788
  • I live in Beach Park, Illinois and it is a good place for me to call home. Beach Park is approximately a 40 minute drive to Chicago. Living in Beach Park, Illinois gives me the perk of being close to a…[read more]
  • Wadsworth, IL
  • 11.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,646
  • Zion, IL
  • 8.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 24,195
  • I love the historical base that Zion Illinois holds within the city. Those who reside here enjoy a small community with a strong business base all while being backed by an unseen religious background.…[read more]
  • Lily Lake, WI
  • 19.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 535

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

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