The Most Boring Towns in Illinois Revealed
First the good news, Rockford did not make this dubious list. The bad news, 10 towns in Illinois have been branded as boring places to live.
Movoto Real Estate has released a list of the ten most boring places in Illinois.
The report was based on nightlife per capita, music per capita, active life options per capita, fast food per capita, percentage of restaurants that are fast food and percentage of young residents ages 20 to 34.
The town ranked as the most boring in Illinois was New Lenox. New Lenox has only 17 percent of residents falling between the ages of 18 and 35 and a limited number of nightlife and music venue options.
The article specially states “Unfortunately you’re not going to find anything new in New Lenox,. Sleepy little places may be great to relax, retire, or raise families, but if you’re an adrenaline junkie high on the variety that is the spice of life, villages probably don’t attract your eye."
Here are the Top 10 Boring places to live in Illinois
1. Village of New Lenox
2. City of Rolling Meadows
3. Calumet City
4. Village of Lake in the Hills
5. Village of Huntley
6. Village of Bolingbrook (tie)
6. Village of Hanover Park (tie)
8. Village of Oswego
9. Village of Vernon Hills
10. Village of Streamwood