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10 Underrated Illinois Towns That Deserve A Second Look

Most people outside Illinois can’t name a city within it other than Chicago. Beyond that, everyone in Illinois has heard of Rockford, Springfield, and the big college towns, but there are some lesser known cities that deserve a visit.

Keep scrolling to find which towns in Illinois are the most underrated. Maybe one is your hometown.

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Do you live in or near any of these towns? Tell us your favorite things about them in the comments below!