Just north of downtown Chicago is the City of Evanston, home to Northwestern University. Two hospitals are located within Evanston’s city limits, and a thriving downtown district is highlighted by three shopping areas, 90 restaurants, several nightspots and 300 businesses. Residents have many housing choices in a variety of neighborhoods, and Evanston has become a popular movie production location in recent years.
- Our 5th annual ranking of the best places to live in America includes familiar names and deserving newcomers.
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- The best downtowns transform the way we live, linking communities and engaging residents.