Here Are The 10 Fastest-Growing Towns in Illinois And Why combed through the data from the American Community Survey to see what Illinois cities (with populations over 5,000) grew the most from 2010 to 2014. The results were surprising; it’s great to see some of Illinois’ small towns experiencing growth spurts. Read on for the fastest-growing towns in Illinois!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

See the full list here. Did any of the towns listed surprise you? Tell us what you think in the comments.

Let’s keep the celebration of Illinois’ small towns going! Here are 11 Small Towns In Rural Illinois That Are Downright Delightful.