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Senior housing types near Gurnee, IL

  • Green Oaks Senior Living

    Green Oaks Senior Living

    14595 W Rockland Rd, Libertyville, IL 60048
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    In order to prevent the spread of COVID-19 within our communities, we are not accepting visitors at this time. However, we’d still love to talk with you! Reach out to schedule a virtual tour or e-meeting with a sales representative to learn more about our community. Here you'll enjoy a spacious,...

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  • StoryPoint Libertyville

    StoryPoint Libertyville

    901 Florsheim Rd, Libertyville, IL 60048
    (56)
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    Welcome to StoryPoint! At StoryPoint Libertyville, we create an experience where residents get the most out of their retirement. From a simple smile to dedicated care teams, we’re here for you. With customizable care services, an array of community amenities, and a diverse event calendar filled with...

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  • Lake Forest Place Independent Living

    Lake Forest Place Independent Living

    1100 Pembridge Dr., Lake Forest, IL 60045
    (1)
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    For today’s independent older adults, Presbyterian Homes’ Lake Forest Place is a Life Plan Community with the perfect combination of sophisticated retirement living and total peace of mind. Located on 60 beautifully wooded acres, Lake Forest Place offers apartment and cottage residences just minutes...

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  • Brookdale Hawthorn Lakes (IL & AL)

    Brookdale Hawthorn Lakes (IL & AL)

    10 East Hawthorn Parkway, Vernon Hills, IL 60061
    (33)
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    If you’re ready to trade your hedge clippers for golf clubs, our senior living community just outside of Chicago might be the right fit for you. Here you’ll have the lifestyle you want, plus care if you need it with both independent living and assisted living on the same campus. Trade home...

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  • Lakewood Tower

    Lakewood Tower

    320 N. Milwaukee Ave, Lake Villa, IL 60046
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    Welcome to Lakewood Tower Apartments where you will find a beautiful new apartment home for active adults 62 and better, at an affordable price. We offer senior living at its best; where our residents come first! Beautiful Lake Villa is the perfect location for your new apartment home. We are just...

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  • Brookdale Vernon Hills

    Brookdale Vernon Hills

    145 North Milwaukee Avenue, Vernon Hills, IL 60061
    (85)
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    Resort-Style Senior Living at Its Finest You have options for senior living in the Chicago area. But none of them look like this. We provide a resort-like environment for independent senior living and assisted living. We are known for our indoor rainforest—at more than a football field long and six...

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  • Sedgebrook

    Sedgebrook

    800 Audubon Way, Lincolnshire, IL 60069
    (6)
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    Sedgebrook, located in Lincolnshire, Lake County, Illinois is a premier assisted living community in the area. The community is designed to fit the lives of each unique individual. With state of the art amenities installed on site, the community has a life of its own, despite it being surrounded by...

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  • Lilac Apartments

    Lilac Apartments

    3 Lilac Avenue, Fox Lake, IL 60020
    (9)
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    We are a five story building with 105 apartments. 66-one bedroom and 39 two bedroom. We have five distinctive floor plans from 665 to 959 Square Feet of living space. Entire building conforms to ADA standards. We are conveniently located within easy walking distance to Shopping, Banking,...

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  • Addolorata Villa

    Addolorata Villa

    555 McHenry Rd, Wheeling, IL 60090
    (16)
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    Situated on 17 rolling acres in the northwest suburbs, our community features carefully appointed apartments offering many modern conveniences combined with the everyday comforts of home. Picture a lifestyle where you receive unequaled services and amenities while having a whole new world of...

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  • The Solana Deer Park

    The Solana Deer Park

    21840 West Lake Cook Road, Deer Park, IL 60010
    (32)
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    Purposefully designed to offer the benefits of a simpler, more flexible lifestyle, The Solana Deer Park is a new senior living community for active older adults. Located in a scenic setting near Deer Grove Forest Preserve, this thoughtfully designed residence offers discreet, 24-hour assistance with...

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  • Waverly Inn Memory Care & Cottages

    Waverly Inn Memory Care & Cottages

    515 W Rand Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60004
    (2)
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    Waverly Inn Memory Care Community, a Koelsch Community, and family owned since 1958 is located in the Village of Arlington Heights. Along with excellence in care, Waverly Inn Memory Care Community will offer full meals, vibrant mental and physical activities 7 days a week, scheduled social outings...

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  • The Garlands of Barrington a CCRC

    The Garlands of Barrington a CCRC

    1000 Garlands Lane, Barrington, IL 60010
    (11)
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    The Garlands is a unique community for people ages 55 and olde r that offers residents an uncompromising lifestyle in a resort setting with unprecedented amenities and services. The Garlands homes offer superb construction, thoughtful interior design and the finest quality. They feature large and...

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  • Fox Point

    Fox Point

    3300 Charles J. Miller Road, McHenry, IL 60050
    (40)
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    Fox Point Independent & Assisted Living and Fox Point Manor Memory Care is located in the Heart of the Fox River Valley in McHenry, IL. With a quaint downtown district that offers historic buildings and specialty shopping, along with a variety of dining, life at Fox Point in McHenry offers a small...

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  • McHenry Villa, LLC

    McHenry Villa, LLC

    3516 West Waukegan Road, McHenry, IL 60050
    (24)
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    McHenry Villa, LLC is an independent living community found in the heart of uptown McHenry, Illinois, located in McHenry County. Situated on the waterfront of Fox River, our residents and their pets can enjoy relaxing in a picturesque community just minutes away from restaurants, shopping and other...

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  • Solstice Senior Living at Palatine

    Solstice Senior Living at Palatine

    55 South Greeley Street, Palatine, IL 60067
    (43)
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    You will find this is a welcoming community with plenty of things to do that help you to be active and happy in your new home. You'll find everything here. Since we are inside the charming town of Palatine, you'll also enjoy the convenience of being close to excellent healthcare, fine dining and...

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  • The Grand at Twin Lakes

    The Grand at Twin Lakes

    920 E Northwest Hwy, Palatine, IL 60074
    (25)
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    Introducing The Grand at Twin Lakes, a full service senior living community with 24/7 onsite Assistance With Activities of Daily Living which allows residents to gracefully age in place. Located on Twin Lakes in Palatine, The Grand is designed with the active senior in mind. You’re just steps away...

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  • Brookdale Northbrook

    Brookdale Northbrook

    4501 Concord Lane, Northbrook, IL 60062
    (24)
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    A Meaningful Retirement Why would you settle for a senior living community that requires you to sacrifice your well-deserved freedom and independence in exchange for quality care? Our residents enjoy both here at our independent and assisted living community in Northbrook, Illinois. You can join...

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  • Lake Barrington Woods

    Lake Barrington Woods

    22300 Classic Court, Lake Barrington, IL 60010
    (21)
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    Celebrate the freedom, embrace the lifestyle, indulge in the service and cherish each moment of your day. Lake Barrington Woods offers exceptional retirement living with endless opportunities. The essence of our independent lifestyle will come from the serene setting. Beautifully landscaped areas...

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  • Vi at The Glen

    Vi at The Glen

    2500 Indigo Ln, Glenview, IL 60026
    (3)
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    Vi at the Glen is an upscale continuing care retirement community (CCRC) located in Glenview, Illinois. Our assisted and independent living community is part of a 1,000-acre master-planned community featuring a wide variety of distinctive amenities. There is also an endless amount of social and...

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  • Atria Glenview NOW OPEN

    Atria Glenview NOW OPEN

    4700 W Lake Ave, Glenview, IL 60025
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    Located in the Village of Glenview on the North Shore, Atria Glenview is a vibrant community designed to help older people enjoy the benefits of an active lifestyle – and experience greater well-being. This inviting residence offers a selection of studio, one- and two- bedroom apartments, most with...

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  • The Moorings of Arlington Heights

    The Moorings of Arlington Heights

    811 E. Central Rd., Arlington Heights, IL 60005
    (7)
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    Located on a beautifully landscaped, 45-acre campus in the heart of Chicago’s northwest suburbs, The Mooring of Arlington Heights offers gracious, independent senior living in a country-like setting. This senior living campus combines a quiet country ambiance with a genuine small-town neighborliness...

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  • Church Creek

    Church Creek

    1250 West Central Road, Arlington Heights, IL 60005
    (38)
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    Church Creek, ideal for seniors who value their independence and appreciate the good life, is an independent full-service community conveniently located next to Northwest Community Hospital. Our community features a comfortable lifestyle, superb amenities and the highest standards of hospitality and...

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  • Embark at Niles

    Embark at Niles

    8975 W Golf Rd, Niles, IL 60714
    (52)
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    Lease in October and lock in your rate! Enjoy NO INCREASES to your monthly rate until 2022.* Senior living in Niles, IL takes on new meaning at Embark at Niles. Our residents enjoy a relaxing, comfortable lifestyle, including well-appointed on-site amenities and activities, and opportunities to...

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  • Mather Place

    Mather Place

    2801 Old Glenview Rd, Wilmette, IL 60091
    (5)
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    Why Mather Place? * We’re an independent living rental community for those age 62 and better. * You can discover newfound freedom with the choices and convenience of care resources on-site. * We’re in the heart of the North Shore in Wilmette, Illinois. Moving to a boutique rental community like...

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  • Brookdale Des Plaines

    Brookdale Des Plaines

    800 South River Road, Des Plaines, IL 60016
    (48)
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    It’s good to be home. Our community just outside of Chicago gives you the lifestyle you want, plus care if you need it with both independent living and assisted living on the same campus. With several floor plans to chose from, including studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom options, you’ll be able to...

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  • Asbury Court Retirement Community

    Asbury Court Retirement Community

    1750 South Elmhurst Rd, Des Plaines, IL 60018
    (39)
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    Welcome to Asbury Court! It is our commitment to meet you at your point of need! Our Senior Living Community Provides- Assisted living Supportive Living Memory Care: Coming in 2017 Skilled Nursing and Rehab: Coming in 2017 At Asbury Court, It's about the Care. Imagine a stress free transition from...

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  • Westminster Place Independent Living

    Westminster Place Independent Living

    3200 Grant Street, Evanston, IL 60201
    (2)
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    Located minutes from downtown Evanston, IL., and Northwestern University, Westminster Place is renowned not only for the beauty and livability of the campus, but also for our exceptional continuum of care. You’ll find a wide selection of inviting residences, an extraordinary array of programs and...

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  • Eastgate Manor

    Eastgate Manor

    101 Eastgate Court, Algonquin, IL 60102
    (18)
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    Part of the magic of retirement is that it's time to relax and enjoy all you've worked for through the years. It's time to dream. Time to socialize. Time to take up a new hobby. Because we are a rental community, there is no long term financial commitment or ownership through an endowment fee. Your...

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  • The Highlands Assisted Living at Westminster Place

    The Highlands Assisted Living at Westminster Place

    3131 Simpson St, Evanston, IL 60201
    (5)
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    The Highlands Assisted Living at Westminster Place is a community situated within a beautiful 40-acre campus. As a part of Presbyterian Homes' continuum of care, this assisted living community in Evanston offers levels of personalized care based on an individual’s needs. Residents of assisted living...

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  • Generations Oakton Arms

    Generations Oakton Arms

    1665 Oakton Place, Des Plaines, IL 60018
    (10)
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    Generations at Oakton offers Independent Living at the Arms while Oakton Pavilion offers short term rehabilitation as well as long term skilled nursing care. Allowing the campus to offer a continuum of care should the need arise. The independent living residents are able to come and go as they...

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  • Brookdale Hoffman Estates

    Brookdale Hoffman Estates

    1515 Barrington Road, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169
    (52)
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    When it comes to home upkeep, less is more. Our community, located next door to a golf course and across the street from Arthur L. Janura Forest Preserve, has both independent living and assisted living so you’ll have care options if you need more care later.   When something needs to be fixed,...

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  • Summit of Uptown

    Summit of Uptown

    10 N. Summit Ave, Park Ridge, IL 60068
    (19)
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    Situated in downtown Park Ridge is The Summit of Uptown which provides Assisted Living, Independent Living and Respite Care. The Summit of Uptown offers completely renovated spacious apartments, with full kitchens, upgraded amenities and attentive services. Assisted Living services include...

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  • Clarendale of Algonquin

    Clarendale of Algonquin

    2001 W Algonquin Rd, Algonquin, IL 60102
    (63)
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    At Clarendale of Algonquin, we offer a variety of community features. Residents can enjoy regular off-site adventures and excursions. Cats and dogs are allowed in private quarters. Free resident parking available at our location. Our purpose-built community has the advantage of specialized care,...

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  • Liberty Towers

    130 E Cook Street, Libertyville, IL 60048
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    Liberty Towers in Libertyville, Lake County, IL is set in a picturesque scene away from most of the hustle and bustle of town. It offers a variety of apartments rather than simply a room in a traditional senior apartment and provides you with all the comforts of home in a community setting where you...

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  • Burr Oak Manor

    264 Walworth St., Genoa City, WI 53128
    (28)
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    Burr Oak Manor in Genoa City, WI is a 33 bed State Licensed Assisted Living Home with a very comfortable environment. We have a unique license to care for independent individuals as well as those requiring total care at an affordable cost. We provide escorted transportation to and from physician...

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  • Ten Twenty Grove

    1020 Grove St, Evanston, IL 60201
    (5)
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    Ten Twenty Grove is an independent living community that is located in Evanston, Illinois which is a part of Cook County. The one and two bedroom apartments are designed for an easy living lifestyle. The proximity to downtown Evanston gives you easy access to restaurants, shopping and medical...

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  • The Sheridan at Green Oaks

    The Sheridan at Green Oaks

    29330 N Waukegan Rd, Lake Bluff, IL 60044
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  • Regency at Coles Park

    1430 Renken Dr, North Chicago, IL 60064
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  • Lakeland Apartments

    45 Ernest Ave, Fox Lake, IL 60020
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  • Avidor Glenview, 55+ Active Adult Apartment Homes

    650 Waukegan Rd, Glenview, IL 60025
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  • Avidor Evanston, 55+ Active Adult Apartment Homes

    1727 Oak Avenue, Evanston, IL 60201
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  • Poplar Creek Village

    2250 W. Golf Road, Hoffman Estates, IL 60194
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Gurnee, Illinois

Independent Living

An Independent Living Community provides residents the ability to live active lives while assuring their fundamental needs have been met. Residents can continue to use their free time as they wish while their meals are prepared by a professionall chef, housekeeping and laundry duties are handled by staff, and recreational activities are organized and scheduled. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy an opportunity to live among peers, in a community with others of similar age groups and backgrounds. Within the individual units, residents have access to a private living space and a full kitchen, and can even live with a companion if they choose. While policies vary between communities, a number of residences allow pets as well. If medical or nursing assistance is desired, residents may always enlist the services of independent health care professionalls. There are an assortment of costs and advantages to consider when deciding on an independent living community. It is important to figure out if these amenities are covered in the service plan: laundry, meals, utilities, private phone, internet access, cable TV, move-in fee, and field trips. The conveniences associated with independent living include game/TV room, security guards, private rental hall, transportation, healthcare center, laundry service, restaurant-style dining hall, and community activities.

Demographics and Values

Racially, the population of Gurnee is 0.5% Native American, 13.7% Hispanic, 11.3% Asian, 6.7% black, 2.8% other or not specified, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 3.9% mixed race, and 74.8% white. Out of the total city population, 51.6% are female and 48.4% are male. The median age of Gurnee is 39 years old. Out of the total population of Gurnee, 4.5% are widowed, 72.4% participate in the labor force, 7.7% have some form of disability, and 5.4% live in poverty. The current population of Gurnee consists of 30,767 people. Gurnee has a population density of 879 people per square mile. In Gurnee, 5.9% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. Of the population of Gurnee 19.4% have a graduate degree, 16.7% have a high-school diploma, and 51.1% have a college degree.

Cost of Living

Cost of living is a major factor in selecting which destination meets the needs of your family. Gurnee has a median home value of about $252,768 and the median cost of rent is $1,817 per month per month. The rent burden for Gurnee is around 20.3% of the average person's monthly income.

State Information

An overview of Illinois

The quality of life enjoyed by the average Illinois citizen is ranked 35th nation-wide. Additionally, Illinois is ranked 22nd by healthcare standards. There are 199 general hospitals and 383 health centers that provide care for 12,696,123 Illinois residents. Sherman Hospital, Sam Health St. Mary's Hospital - Centralia, and And Midwestern Region Medical Center are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. Residents of Illinois enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 43rd in the United States. The state of Illinois has a cost of living index of 95.7 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state has a grocery index rating of 94.2 and a housing index rating of 87.2.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of religion, 34% of Illinois residents attend religious services among the 12,453 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-20%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-7%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Illinois there are 518 masonic lodges. The state has a median age of 38 and 29% of its population being over the age of 55. The state of Illinois ranks 10th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In the most recent presidential election, 39% of Illinois residents voted Republican and 56% voted Democrat.

State-wide weather information

During the winter, the average temperature in Illinois drops to around 28F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 49F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 10F in the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Illinois is around 73F. The average high summer temperature is around 91F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 53F in the month of June. On average, Illinois has an air quality index rating of around 37.7 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 54.5 AQI. The average humidity across the state is 71%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 78%. On average, the state receives 3.33 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 6.02 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of Illinois mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Illinois can include floods, earthquakes (moderate), and and tornadoes.

Wildlife to be found in Illinois

The state of Illinois has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of angelica, blazing star, black snakeroot, and viola pedata. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the eastern red bat, the coyote, the cougar, or the American black bear. The state animal of Illinois is the white-tailed deer.

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