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Best Places To Live In Minooka, IL

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  • Minooka, IL
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 11,786
  • I think the best way to know whether a place would make a good place to live or visit is to talk to the people who have lived there for a while. I have been living in Minooka, Illinois for exactly 10…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score83
  • Ingalls Park, IL
  • City: 13.9mi / 22.3km away
  • Population: 2,872
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  • Channahon, IL
  • City: 2.0mi / 3.3km 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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  • Shorewood, IL
  • City: 6.0mi / 9.7km 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]
78
  • Plainfield, IL
  • City: 12.8mi / 20.6km 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]
78
  • Romeoville, IL
  • City: 16.2mi / 26.1km 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]
78
  • Lake Holiday, IL
  • City: 23.0mi / 37.0km away
  • Population: 4,718
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  • Lockport, IL
  • City: 16.4mi / 26.5km 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]
78
  • Oswego, IL
  • City: 16.5mi / 26.6km 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]
77
  • Yorkville, IL
  • City: 16.4mi / 26.3km away
  • Population: 18,436
  • I lived here for a very long time. All I can say it there are dry nice restaurants here, and there are the nicest people you will ever meet here I suggest if you wanted to live in Illinois it would be…[read more]
77
  • Lemont, IL
  • City: 21.7mi / 34.9km away
  • 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]
76
  • Crystal Lawns, IL
  • City: 10.4mi / 16.8km away
  • Population: 2,263
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  • Montgomery, IL
  • City: 19.3mi / 31.0km 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]
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  • Sandwich, IL
  • City: 22.3mi / 35.8km away
  • Population: 7,491
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  • Manhattan, IL
  • City: 15.8mi / 25.5km away
  • Population: 7,405
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  • Bolingbrook, IL
  • City: 19.3mi / 31.0km away
  • Population: 74,320
  • I relocated from New York to Bolingbrook, Illinois and I couldn't be happier with my decision. It is a family oriented city with quick access to Chicago's busy lifestyle. Bolingbrook is only 24 miles…[read more]
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  • Morris, IL
  • City: 9.3mi / 14.9km away
  • Population: 13,930
  • I enjoy the livelihood of the city of Morris, Illinois. This city is the most western part of Chicago which puts it in Chicagoland. The housing market in this town is very affordable for a home…[read more]
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  • Coal City, IL
  • City: 11.7mi / 18.8km away
  • Population: 5,687
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  • Rockdale, IL
  • City: 9.5mi / 15.3km away
  • Population: 2,151
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  • Boulder Hill, IL
  • City: 18.5mi / 29.7km away
  • Population: 8,449
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  • Wilmington, IL
  • City: 11.6mi / 18.7km away
  • Population: 6,010
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  • Plano, IL
  • City: 19.7mi / 31.7km away
  • Population: 11,929
  • I've been living in Plano Illinois for the last 4 years and have enjoyed the small-town atmosphere and unique culture in this very neighborly and friendly town with my two kids and wife. Plano has all…[read more]
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  • Preston Heights, IL
  • City: 11.3mi / 18.1km away
  • Population: 2,916
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  • New Lenox, IL
  • City: 16.8mi / 27.1km away
  • Population: 25,347
  • I love living in New Lenox. We have around 24,000 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! I had no trouble…[read more]
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  • Braidwood, IL
  • City: 12.7mi / 20.4km away
  • Population: 6,102
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  • Lakewood Shores, IL
  • City: 14.7mi / 23.6km away
  • Population: 1,352
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  • Fairmont, IL
  • City: 14.1mi / 22.6km away
  • Population: 2,516
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  • Godley, IL
  • City: 14.4mi / 23.2km away
  • Population: 730
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  • Homer Glen, IL
  • City: 20.3mi / 32.7km away
  • Population: 24,385
  • Homer Glen, Illinois is one of the best places I have ever lived. It is close to everything you'd want to be close to in the Chicago area. One of the best things I like about Homer Glen is the exciting…[read more]
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  • Diamond, IL
  • City: 11.4mi / 18.3km away
  • Population: 2,733
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  • Joliet, IL
  • City: 11.8mi / 18.9km away
  • Population: 147,515
  • I visited the city of Joliet, Il in the summer of 2008, with my husband. This was in the month of August. It was chilly, the temperature did not go up past 75 during the day and at night it dropped to…[read more]
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  • Plattville, IL
  • City: 7.9mi / 12.7km away
  • Population: 254
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  • Newark, IL
  • City: 16.5mi / 26.6km away
  • Population: 1,139
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  • Lisbon, IL
  • City: 9.4mi / 15.1km away
  • Population: 397
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  • South Wilmington, IL
  • City: 18.9mi / 30.4km away
  • Population: 808
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  • Crest Hill, IL
  • City: 12.5mi / 20.1km away
  • Population: 20,316
  • Crest Hill, Illinois is a combination of rural and suburban that works for some people. The city is not known for much other than that it is home to two state prisons. Despite that, Crest Hill is a…[read more]
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  • Kinsman, IL
  • City: 23.2mi / 37.3km away
  • Population: 85
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  • Mazon, IL
  • City: 16.0mi / 25.7km away
  • Population: 957
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  • Gardner, IL
  • City: 17.5mi / 28.2km away
  • Population: 1,242
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  • Carbon Hill, IL
  • City: 10.4mi / 16.8km away
  • Population: 380
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  • Symerton, IL
  • City: 14.5mi / 23.3km away
  • Population: 105
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  • Elwood, IL
  • City: 8.6mi / 13.8km away
  • Population: 2,144
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  • Millington, IL
  • City: 18.3mi / 29.4km away
  • Population: 629
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  • Wilmington village, IL
  • City: 11.6mi / 18.7km away
  • Population: 144
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  • East Brooklyn, IL
  • City: 19.0mi / 30.6km away
  • Population: 132
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  • Seneca, IL
  • City: 21.0mi / 33.8km away
  • Population: 2,565
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  • Braceville, IL
  • City: 15.5mi / 24.9km away
  • Population: 735
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  • Essex, IL
  • City: 18.9mi / 30.4km away
  • Population: 787
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  • Verona, IL
  • City: 19.7mi / 31.7km away
  • Population: 259
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  • Millbrook, IL
  • City: 17.3mi / 27.9km away
  • Population: 341

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

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