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Best Places To Live In Wheaton, IL

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  • Wheaton, IL
  • Your matching location
  • 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
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score86
  • Indian Head Park, IL
  • 12.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,823
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  • Clarendon Hills, IL
  • 8.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,641
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  • Schaumburg, IL
  • 12 miles away (City)
  • Population: 74,366
  • schaumburg is a very nice place.but it is also very expensive.if you have the money it is great .there is lots to do there. lots of resteraunts and overall a very nice place to live. The prices on the
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  • South Elgin, IL
  • 14 miles away (City)
  • Population: 22,274
  • South Elgin is located just south of Elgin, Illinois and is a far west suburb of Chicago. The city is known for being excellent for families by having a great public school system and having well-policed
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  • Warrenville, IL
  • 4.8 miles away (City)
  • 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
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  • Orland Hills, IL
  • 22.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,241
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  • East Dundee, IL
  • 18.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,125
  • I can not think of one bad thing about East Dundee. the best way I can describe my little town is like living in a Norman Rockwell painting! Neighbors are all friendly and seem to be genuine. Quite at
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  • Hoffman Estates, IL
  • 14.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 51,727
  • I received a ticket for driving on a suspended license in Hoffman Estates. I was arrested and my car was towed.I proved without a doubt that the State of Illinois should have never issued the suspended
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  • Geneva, IL
  • 11.6 miles away (City)
  • 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
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  • St. Charles, IL
  • 11.4 miles away (City)
  • 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
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  • La Grange Park, IL
  • 12.2 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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  • Western Springs, IL
  • 11.3 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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  • Lisle, IL
  • 4.5 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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  • Prestbury, IL
  • 17 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,780
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  • Hinsdale, IL
  • 10 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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  • Edison Park, Chicago, IL
  • 18.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 11,128
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  • West Dundee, IL
  • 19 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,369
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  • Brookfield, IL
  • 13.6 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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  • Arlington Heights, IL
  • 17.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 75,721
  • Im a liberal and this place is great. im also a transgender and idetify as a vending machine and people accept me around here. i acted like a vending machine and someone put a $1 inside of me since i was
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  • Itasca, IL
  • 9.5 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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  • Rolling Meadows, IL
  • 15.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 23,377
  • Living in Rolling Hills, IL has been a pretty good experience. There is hardly any crime here, but I don't know if I intend on staying in this area once my kids are a little bit older because the schools
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  • Willowbrook, IL
  • 10.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,603
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  • Northfield, IL
  • 24 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,374
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  • Woodridge, IL
  • 8.8 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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  • Naperville, IL
  • 7.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 145,789
  • On June 7 traveling with my daughter and her son I drove her car to the Naperville commuter station. I parked in the public lot north of the station in stall #829. I then went to the station to pay on
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  • Palatine, IL
  • 18.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 69,098
  • Like with every area theres a ghetto but 90% of Palatine is safe. The downtown has been newly redone with a fair amount of bars/shopping and places to eat all within walking distance. Though
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  • Hometown, IL
  • 21.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,343
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  • Wilmette, IL
  • 24.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 27,367
  • There’s no many things biblical about Wilmette, but it fits. Everyone who lives here has a sense of compassion for their neighbor. Throughout the day, you’ll find many of them out and about, which I
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  • Oswego, IL
  • 16.9 miles away (City)
  • 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
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  • Sleepy Hollow, IL
  • 19.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,338
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  • Palos Hills, IL
  • 18.1 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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  • Elmhurst, IL
  • 8.9 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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  • Bartlett, IL
  • 10.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 41,475
  • If your child has a bus stop in front of a park DO NOT expect that the City will shovel the sidewalk. Your child will stand in snow until the bus comes to get them. I had to go out and shovel so the kids
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  • Batavia, IL
  • 10.4 miles away (City)
  • 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
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  • Winfield, IL
  • 2.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,543
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  • Berkeley, IL
  • 10.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,201
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  • Roselle, IL
  • 8.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 22,911
  • Roselle, Illinois is an excellent location for housing. This northwest suburb of Chicago has one of the most fairly priced housing markets in the area without the excessive taxes of living within the
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  • Prospect Heights, IL
  • 19.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 16,331
  • Prospect Heights, Illinois is one of Chicago's northwest suburbs. It is home to an excellent public school system with a low student to teacher ratio that is perfect for learning young minds as it gives
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  • Stickney, IL
  • 17.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,778
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  • Morton Grove, IL
  • 20.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 23,413
  • I have lived in Morton Grove, IL for the last 10 years and have yet to find a better mid western area for young professionals. This city is packed with local amenities that make entertainment,
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  • Golf, IL
  • 21.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 533
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  • Crystal Lawns, IL
  • 20.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,263
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  • River Forest, IL
  • 15.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,217
  • I’ve lived in River Forest, IL City and had the most incredible experience. The city location is near the western limit of Chicago. The area is so beautiful, although the cost of living and property
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  • O'hare, Chicago, IL
  • 15.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 12,706
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  • Hanover Park, IL
  • 8.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 38,331
  • After I graduated from college, I quickly found a job in Chicago. I was excited: It was hard to get a job in the work climate I graduated into. I was thankful, but not looking forward to living somewhere
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  • Forest Glen, Chicago, IL
  • 20.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 18,298
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  • Northbrook, IL
  • 23.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 33,538
  • I love living in Northbrook! My husband and I moved here from New York when he got transferred to the Chicago office. This Northbrook was the perfect option for us because we needed to be close to the
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  • Gilberts, IL
  • 22.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,479
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  • Willowbrook CDP, IL
  • 10.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,966
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  • Franklin Park, IL
  • 13 miles away (City)
  • Population: 18,290
  • I can tell you that those evaluations are not true. THERE IS NO JOBS, SCHOOLS ARE GHETTO, POLICE IS AGAINST ITS OWN RESIDENTS, AND PLAIN IGNORANT TRASH, PEOPLE ARE POOR, THERE ARE NO STORES, OR

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