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Best Places To Live In Lemont, IL

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  • Lemont, IL
  • Your matching location
  • 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…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score90
  • Indian Head Park, IL
  • City: 8.3mi / 13.4km away
  • Population: 3,823
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  • Clarendon Hills, IL
  • City: 9.2mi / 14.7km away
  • Population: 8,641
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  • Warrenville, IL
  • City: 14.9mi / 24.0km away
  • Population: 13,415
  • Living in Warrenville, Illinois is like living nowhere else! St. James Farm Forest and Preserve is located here and it's my most favorite place in the world to visit! Over 612 acres of natural forest…[read more]
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  • Orland Hills, IL
  • City: 9.1mi / 14.6km away
  • Population: 7,241
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  • St. Charles, IL
  • City: 24.2mi / 38.9km away
  • Population: 32,745
  • It was a joy living in St Charles Illinois, the city with 'Pride of the Fox' as a motto. Living in the west suburbs offered a multitude of amenities and nightlife activities. The city of over 33,000 in…[read more]
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  • Mount Greenwood, Chicago, IL
  • Neighborhood: 13.9mi / 22.4km away
  • Population: 18,990
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  • Hometown, IL
  • City: 13.8mi / 22.2km away
  • Population: 4,343
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  • Geneva, IL
  • City: 23.2mi / 37.3km away
  • Population: 21,732
  • Geneva, Illinois is a suburb of Chicago, but you honestly would never know it's anywhere near such a big city. It's a nice place that has a semi-country feel to it. The public transit system is…[read more]
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  • Woodridge, IL
  • City: 5.7mi / 9.2km away
  • 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…[read more]
83
  • Ingalls Park, IL
  • City: 10.5mi / 16.9km away
  • Population: 2,872
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  • River Forest, IL
  • City: 17.9mi / 28.8km away
  • 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…[read more]
83
  • Western Springs, IL
  • City: 10.3mi / 16.5km away
  • 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…[read more]
83
  • Hinsdale, IL
  • City: 9.7mi / 15.5km away
  • 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…[read more]
82
  • Naperville, IL
  • City: 10.8mi / 17.3km away
  • Population: 145,789
  • During my road trip of 2008, I visited Naperville, IL. One of my good friends has lived in Naperville for almost his entire life. I was pretty excited about the visit because the fabulous city of Chicago…[read more]
82
  • Elmhurst, IL
  • City: 16.0mi / 25.8km away
  • 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…[read more]
81
  • Glen Ellyn, IL
  • City: 14.4mi / 23.1km away
  • 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…[read more]
81
  • Lisle, IL
  • City: 10.1mi / 16.3km away
  • 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…[read more]
81
  • Channahon, IL
  • City: 22.2mi / 35.7km away
  • Population: 12,329
  • There's more to Illinois than just Chicago, and there's definitely more to Channahon than you might first think. Located within driving distance of the Windy City, it's a small village with a lot of…[read more]
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  • Monee, IL
  • City: 21.1mi / 33.9km away
  • Population: 5,098
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  • Wheaton, IL
  • City: 14.5mi / 23.3km away
  • 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…[read more]
81
  • La Grange, IL
  • City: 11.2mi / 18.0km away
  • Population: 15,688
  • I've lived in La Grange for almost 11 years, and I've loved all of them. There's a great sense of community and everything. You should definitely live…[read more]
81
  • Riverside, IL
  • City: 14.3mi / 22.9km away
  • Population: 8,779
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  • Shorewood, IL
  • City: 15.8mi / 25.4km away
  • Population: 16,539
  • We chanced upon this place a few years ago and I couldn't be happier. We have so much close by and yet don't have the traffic of Plainfield and other areas up north. We are in the older area so the…[read more]
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  • La Grange Park, IL
  • City: 12.7mi / 20.4km away
  • 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…[read more]
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  • Hickory Hills, IL
  • City: 9.0mi / 14.5km away
  • 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…[read more]
79
  • Brookfield, IL
  • City: 13.0mi / 20.9km away
  • 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…[read more]
79
  • Berkeley, IL
  • City: 15.8mi / 25.4km away
  • Population: 5,201
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  • Winfield, IL
  • City: 16.9mi / 27.1km away
  • Population: 9,543
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  • Palos Park, IL
  • City: 8.2mi / 13.3km away
  • Population: 4,934
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  • Batavia, IL
  • City: 20.9mi / 33.7km away
  • Population: 26,413
  • The Fox River was one of my first interests when I came across Batavia. I work remotely and need to live for more than a few months on some of my projects, and living in Batavia, IL fit my needs almost…[read more]
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  • Plainfield, IL
  • City: 13.7mi / 22.0km away
  • Population: 41,881
  • My wife and I moved here about 18 months ago and we are absolutely thrilled with Plainfield, especially the Wallin Woods neighborhood. We are walking distance to a great gym (Avery YMCA), and we are also…[read more]
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  • Romeoville, IL
  • City: 6.3mi / 10.1km away
  • 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…[read more]
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  • Carol Stream, IL
  • City: 19.1mi / 30.7km away
  • Population: 40,228
  • I've been living in Carol Stream for about four years now and I really like it! One thing I really love about it is the short commute to the metra that takes you to Ogilvie Transportation Center in…[read more]
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  • Lockport, IL
  • City: 5.8mi / 9.4km away
  • 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,…[read more]
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  • Oswego, IL
  • City: 18.3mi / 29.5km away
  • Population: 33,245
  • Living in Oswego, Illinois, has a few upsides and a few downsides. One of the upsides, which I like a lot about the city, is that the crime rate is exceedingly low and the jobs pay quite well. I had no…[read more]
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  • Bloomingdale, IL
  • City: 20.4mi / 32.8km away
  • Population: 22,221
  • I love living in Bloomingdale! My family and I have been living in Bloomingdale for almost ten years now and I am so glad we are raising our kids here. The two things I love the most about this town is…[read more]
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  • Palos Hills, IL
  • City: 8.5mi / 13.7km away
  • 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…[read more]
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  • Burr Ridge, IL
  • City: 6.5mi / 10.4km away
  • Population: 10,736
  • Burr Ridge is the kind of place that everyone dreams of calling home. I love living in Burr Ridge because it has an amazing quality of life. There are many restaurants, shops, gyms, and places to hang…[read more]
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  • Orland Park, IL
  • City: 7.6mi / 12.3km away
  • 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…[read more]
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  • Stickney, IL
  • City: 15.0mi / 24.1km away
  • Population: 6,778
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  • Villa Park, IL
  • City: 15.1mi / 24.3km away
  • 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…[read more]
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  • Lincoln Park, Chicago, IL
  • Neighborhood: 24.6mi / 39.5km away
  • Population: 64,965
  • I live in Lincoln Park in Chicago, IL and have done so for over twenty years. One of the larger neighborhoods, it is bordered on the north by Diversey, west by the north branch of the Chicago River,…[read more]
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  • Darien, IL
  • City: 5.4mi / 8.7km away
  • Population: 22,232
  • The city of Darien, Illinois is a small town that is located in DuPage County, a western suburb of Chicago. It is a close knit community that is just a few minutes from the hustle and bustle of Chicago…[read more]
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  • Oak Forest, IL
  • City: 12.6mi / 20.3km away
  • 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…[read more]
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  • Aurora, IL
  • City: 17.1mi / 27.5km away
  • Population: 200,907
  • The town has a lot amenities, however it is more expensive than most. I have found the they have additional service fees on Mobile phones, cable as well as utilities. You can get to anything quickly…[read more]
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  • Willowbrook, IL
  • City: 6.8mi / 11.0km away
  • Population: 8,603
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  • Mokena, IL
  • City: 11.0mi / 17.7km away
  • Population: 19,839
  • Mokena, Illinois is one of Chicago's farther south suburbs located close to the city of Joliet. Mokena is the ideal suburb, with plenty to do for the family and easy access to the city of Chicago via the…[read more]
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  • Crystal Lawns, IL
  • City: 11.5mi / 18.5km away
  • Population: 2,263
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  • Westchester, IL
  • City: 13.5mi / 21.7km away
  • Population: 16,719
  • This small village has a quaint charm and is has extraordinary events held every month by the community. It is full of beautiful homes that create an inviting hometown feeling in this city. I personally…[read more]
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  • Montgomery, IL
  • City: 19.7mi / 31.6km away
  • Population: 19,055
  • Montgomery, IL - That Hometown Feeling Living here in Montgomery, IL has been a joy. I have lived here for more than twenty years and I have watched the city grow by leaps and bounds. I really love the…[read more]

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

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