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Best Places To Live In Rock Island, IL

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  • Rock Island, IL
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 38,647
  • If you want to live in a town that is beautiful and absolutely full of history, than Rock Island is a great place for you. We have everything from museums and culture, to interesting stories about our
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score84
  • Riverdale, IA
  • 6.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 481
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  • Bettendorf, IA
  • 6.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 35,048
  • I've been living in Bettendorf for several years now and so far, very much enjoy it. It's a bit far from any other major cities, but the city itself has a lot of appeal. If you have a family, Bettendorf
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  • Le Claire, IA
  • 12 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,931
  • Thank you City of Le Claire! I have become somewhat jaded in thinking local government does not care about the wants and needs of its people, but the people of the city of le Claire proved me wrong! They
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  • Eldridge, IA
  • 9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,122
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  • Long Grove, IA
  • 12.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 952
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  • Durant, IA
  • 18.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,032
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  • Princeton, IA
  • 15.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,100
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  • Blue Grass, IA
  • 9.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,563
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  • Donahue, IA
  • 13.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 385
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  • Camanche, IA
  • 25 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,368
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  • Rock Island Arsenal, IL
  • 2.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 119
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  • Walcott, IA
  • 11.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,450
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  • Coal Valley, IL
  • 7.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,825
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  • Rapids City, IL
  • 13.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,095
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  • Buffalo, IA
  • 8.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,226
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  • Park View, IA
  • 12.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,718
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  • Panorama Park, IA
  • 7.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 85
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  • Orion, IL
  • 15.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,013
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  • Davenport, IA
  • 1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 102,305
  • Not the place to be. High crime, robbery, road rage a daily occurrence here. Very unfriendly drivers in this town. Very few who follow traffic laws. People just not very nice here. We are been to
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  • Hampton, IL
  • 9.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,996
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  • Port Byron, IL
  • 15 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,670
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  • McCausland, IA
  • 17.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 326
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  • Andalusia, IL
  • 8.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,148
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  • Cordova, IL
  • 17.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 645
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  • Dixon, IA
  • 19.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 216
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  • Albany, IL
  • 26.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 989
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  • Colona, IL
  • 13 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,876
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  • East Moline, IL
  • 7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 21,394
  • After living in East Moline, IL for the past 6 years I have decided it's time to look for greener pastures. Even the best areas in East Moline have gone downhill fast. There is a rise in crime of just
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  • Maysville, IA
  • 12.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 159
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  • Silvis, IL
  • 8.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,546
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  • Moline, IL
  • 3.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 42,805
  • I have lived in and around Moline, Illinois for several years in the past and it truly is a great place to live. The city is divided into a handful of neighborhoods through natural barriers, due to the
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  • Reynolds, IL
  • 13.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 444
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  • Andover, IL
  • 21 miles away (City)
  • Population: 583
63
  • Milan, IL
  • 5.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,097
  • There's no sugar coating this... the property taxes are too high in Milan (and most everywhere else in Illinois). If it wasn't for the property taxes, I wouldn't move. I'll be retiring soon, and I don't
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  • Coyne Center, IL
  • 7.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,083
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  • New Liberty, IA
  • 21 miles away (City)
  • Population: 166
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  • Carbon Cliff, IL
  • 9.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,024
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  • Stockton, IA
  • 15.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 235
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  • Cleveland, IL
  • 13.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 178
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  • Sherrard, IL
  • 14.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 756
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  • Matherville, IL
  • 17.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 853
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  • Oak Grove, IL
  • 6.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 562

Listed above are the best places to live in Rock Island, IL for 2018. 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 - Rock Island, IL, followed by the best places to live near Rock Island, IL, sorted by Livability Score.

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