12 Reasons Why Small Town Illinois Is Actually The Best Place To Grow Up

Not everyone from Illinois grows up in a town with 100,000+ people, near the major metropolis. In fact, most people have that small-town Midwestern childhood. And that’s pretty darn cool. Here are 12 reasons why small town Illinois is actually the best place to grow up. Take that, city slicker kids!

Why do you agree that growing up in small town Illinois was the best? Let us know in the comments.