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  • Faust Landmark Apartments

    630 E State Street, Rockford, IL 61104
    (1)
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    Faust Landmark, located in Rockford, Illinois, is a high-rise affordable senior housing apartment community for independent-minded seniors, and those with physical limitations, on a fixed or low income. Faust Landmark is a beautifully renovated and remodeled historical building. At the Faust, you'll...

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  • Wesley Willows a CCRC

    Wesley Willows a CCRC

    4141 N Rockton Ave, Rockford, IL 61103
    (8)
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    Wesley Willows, a not-for-profit organization, has been making a difference in the lives of seniors since 1966. The Rockford area's premier continuing-care retirement community, Wesley Willows, offers a full continuum of housing and services on one campus — duplex homes, independent living and...

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  • Bickford of Rockford

    Bickford of Rockford

    960 North Mulford, Rockford, IL 61107
    (17)
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    We began our quest into senior living because of our love for our beloved mother, Mary Bickford, whose needs became too great for us to manage.  As we researched senior living options, we were shocked at our findings.  The options offered too much or too little — none met her needs...

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  • Grand Victorian of Rockford Independent & Assisted Living

    Grand Victorian of Rockford Independent & Assisted Living

    3495 McFarland Road, Rockford, IL 61114
    (13)
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    The Grand Victorian of Rockford is located in an all-American city of 150,000 with all the attractions and services of a large metropolis but with the pace and lifestyle of a smaller town. Nicknamed 'The Forest City,' Rockford is a city of tree-lined streets and quiet, friendly neighborhoods. The...

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  • Anam Care of Rockford

    Anam Care of Rockford

    8104 Sayer Road, Rockford, IL 61108
    (8)
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    Anam Care, which is part of the Anam Campus in Rockford, is designed to meet, in the most loving way possible, the specialized needs of all who are affected with a dementia, including Alzheimer's, Lewy Body, Parkinson's and Frontal-temporal dementias, memory loss and cognitive impairment. Ensuring...

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  • Peterson Meadows

    6401 Newburg Road, Rockford, IL 61108
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    Peterson Meadows is an independent living community that is located in Rockford, IL. This community provides seniors with a great place to live in a location that offers much to do and see. Rockford is a part of Winnebago County, and it provides opportunities to get out and have fun. Residents of...

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  • Pa Peterson At The Citadel

    Pa Peterson At The Citadel

    1311 Parkview Ave, Rockford, IL 61107
    (4)
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  • Presence Cor Mariae

    3330 Maria Linden Drive, Rockford, IL 61114
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  • Luther Center

    111 W State St, Rockford, IL 61101
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  • Hickory Terrace

    1440 David Dr., Sycamore, IL 60178
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    Hickory Terrace is our brand-new independent living community built By Grainger. We are a family owned company lead by owners Brian and Susie Grainger. Brian Grainger has been active in building senior housing in the Sycamore area for more than six years, with unparalleled customer satisfaction...

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  • Grand Victorian of Sycamore

    Grand Victorian of Sycamore

    1440 Somonauk Street, Sycamore, IL 60178
    (10)
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    The Grand Victorian of Sycamore is located in the county seat of DeKalb County, an ideal community in the heart of some of America's most productive farmland. Tree-lined streets and stately 19th century architecture offer picturesque small-town surroundings and a comfortable lifestyle. Incorporated...

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  • Huntington Place Senior Living

    Huntington Place Senior Living

    3801 North Wright Road, Janesville, WI 53546
    (12)
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    At Huntington Place we are committed to providing an environment for our seniors that emphasizes family, friends and community. Within our community you will experience a warm atmosphere where quality of care and quality of life go hand-in-hand.     Huntington Place condominiums...

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  • Hearthstone Communities

    Hearthstone Communities

    840 N Seminary Avenue, Woodstock, IL 60098
    (12)
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    More than sixty years ago, Orson Welles saw the historic Village Square, walked the cobblestone streets and fell in love with the city of Woodstock. Right in the heart of Woodstock is Hearthstone Village, a retirement community located on a scenic, 17-acre campus. Hearthstone Village understands...

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  • Twining Valley Retirement Community

    Twining Valley Retirement Community

    700 8th Ave, Monroe, WI 53566
    (2)
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    Independent living, maintenance free living, full time management and maintenance staff, variety of floor plans, Barrier free living, No stairs, fantastic buy back program with the purchase of a life lease, planned social activities, meal order program, heated underground parking, storage and more...

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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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  • The Fountains of Crystal Lake

    The Fountains of Crystal Lake

    965 North Brighton Circle West, Crystal Lake, IL 60012
    (68)
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    The Fountains at Crystal Lake Over twenty years of experience have taught us that today's seniors want more choices and are leading a more active lifestyle than generations before. That's why at Fountains a Crystal Lake we created an Independent Living, Assisted Living & Memory Care community...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Atrium at Oak Crest Residence

    Atrium at Oak Crest Residence

    204 South State Street, Elgin, IL 60123
    (27)
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    Rich in history, Oak Crest Residence and Atrium Apartments has become home to seniors since 1904. Oak Crest offers an active lifestyle of individual choices and customized service options. Our size provides a friendly neighborhood atmosphere.

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  • Greenfields of Geneva a CCRC

    Greenfields of Geneva a CCRC

    0N801 Friendship Way, Geneva, IL 60134
    (5)
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    It only takes a moment to see the future in a completely new way at GreenFields of Geneva. GreenFields is offers a full-continuum of care all under one roof, including independent living, assisted living, memory care, skilled nursing and rehabilitation services. Independent living here keeps you...

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  • Morningside of Sterling

    Morningside of Sterling

    2705 Avenue E., Sterling, IL 61081
    (8)
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    Good Neighor Care of Sterling~Now Open!

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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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  • Carriage Oaks

    Carriage Oaks

    1500 S. 14th Street, Saint Charles, IL 60174
    (9)
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    Carriage Oaks is an Independent Living 80 apartment style home community located in St. Charles Il. We are a not for profit community governed by a Board of Directors - 3 of whom live within the community and are voted in by their peers, 2 outside Directors appointed by our Sponsors City of St....

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  • River Glen of St. Charles

    River Glen of St. Charles

    975 N 5th Ave, Saint Charles, IL 60174
    (21)
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    At Delnor Glen, our assisted living services are designed to help maximize independence and add to quality of life. Residents enjoy all the benefits of living in a home-like setting, with the added security of knowing that caring staff is always close-at-hand. Our bright studio, one- and two-bedroom...

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  • Hunt Club Village

    Hunt Club Village

    200 Hunt Club Dr, Saint Charles, IL 60174
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    Hunt Club Village has been designed to address the social and economic needs of independent seniors. Located on a 5 acre site, 104 units and elegantly decorated common areas, Hunt Club Village offers a new lifestyle alternative to residents allowing them to enjoy their retirement years.

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  • Lilac Apartments

    Lilac Apartments

    3 Lilac Avenue, Fox Lake, IL 60020
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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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  • Westbrook Senior Living

    Westbrook Senior Living

    110 W Schaumburg Road, Streamwood, IL 60107
    (33)
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    Westbrook Senior Living is a brand new community which just opened! We are an Independent, Assisted, Transitional Memory and Secured Memory Care rental community located in Streamwood just on the border of Schaumburg near the Elgin-O'Hare expressway, shopping and restaurants. At Westbrook our goal...

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  • Clare Oaks

    825 Carillon Drive, Bartlett, IL 60103
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    Imagine a warm and friendly community with a small-town feel, where making friends is easy, and people care about and help each other. This is Clare Oaks and Assisi Healthcare, a Continuing Care Life Plan Retirement Community. Located in Bartlett, Illinois on 41 acres of wetlands and rolling...

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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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  • Inspiration Ministries

    N2270 Hwy 67, Walworth, WI 53184
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    Inspiration Ministries is an assisted living community for people with disability. Located in Walworth, WI, the village of Walworth is in Walworth County and home to about 2,800 people. Walworth is a small town that's on Lake Geneva with 40-acres of beautiful trails and paths. Residents can go out...

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  • Fox River Horizon

    785 Fletcher Dr., Elgin, IL 60120
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    Fox River Horizon is a senior housing community located in Elgin, IL. Elgin is a part of Cook and Kane Counties and this area offers much to do and see. Those who choose to be a part of Elgin and this community will find that there is always plenty to keep them busy, and their guests will enjoy...

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  • Burr Oak Manor

    264 Walworth St., Genoa City, WI 53128
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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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  • Sterling Towers

    2403 E 19th Street, Sterling, IL 61081
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    Sterling Towers is a senior housing community for residents over 62 years of age and those with disabilities. It is located in the quiet and cozy city of Sterling, Whiteside County, Illinois. Sterling is a small city of less than six square miles surrounded by fertile farmland with four distinct...

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  • Springbrook Village

    1101 Pine Street, Burlington, WI 53105
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    Springbrook Village is a senior housing apartment complex community located in the lovely town of Burlington, WI in Racine and Walworth counties. This quaint town in southern Wisconsin used to be a village and is a great place for seniors to live. It also makes a great, quiet getaway for family...

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  • Colonial House

    1600 North 14th Street, Dekalb, IL 60115
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  • Parkview Home

    1234 S Park Blvd, Freeport, IL 61032
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  • Huntley Springs Retirement Resort (Now Open)

    11700 Samatha Lane, Huntley, IL 60142
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  • Homestead Apartments

    620 E. Saint Mary Street, Milton, WI 53563
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  • Lakeland Apartments

    45 Ernest Ave, Fox Lake, IL 60020
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Rockford, Illinois

Independent Living

Independent Living Communities provide individuals with a balance between an opportunity to live an independent lifestyle and not having to worry about housekeeping. Food preparation, leisure activities and housekeepingare taken care of while you are able to use your time as you wish. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy the opportunity to live among peers, in a community with others of similar ages and interests. 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 prefer. While policies differ between communities, a number of residences allow cats and dogs as well. Nursing and health care services may always be arranged for with independent care providers if desired. There are a variety of advantages and expenses to balance while choosing an independent living community. It is important to learn if these amenities are included in your service plan: Waiting list deposit, housekeeping, initial assessment fee, meals, field trips, internet access, cable TV, and parking. The conveniences associated with independent living include healthcare center, laundry service, community activities, restaurant-style dining hall, concierge services, private rental hall, game/TV room, and transportation.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

Climate and weather can be a significant factor in determining which location meets the needs of your loved one. In the summer, Rockford is about 73°F. The summer high rises to around 86°F in July. The summer low drops to roughly 58°F during the month of June. In the winter, the average air temperature in Rockford sinks to around 25°F. The high winter temperature gets to about 36°F during the month of December. The low winter temperature is approximately 14 °F during the month of January. Monthly, Rockford receives about 3 inches of precipitation. The most precipitation historically falls in August with an average of 5 inches during the month. For snowfall, Rockford receives on average 35.10 inches of snow. The average air quality index rating in Rockford is around 37.5. The average air quality conditions are rated as good. The air quality index score reaches its highest in December at approximately 62.2. During this time, the average air quality conditions are rated moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion. Rockford has a hot-summer humid continental type of climate. On average, Rockford has a humidity rating of about 72%. Humidity ratings are highest in the month of December at roughly 78%.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

Access to medical facilities can be a significant consideration in choosing the right choice for you or your loved one. The top hospitals in Rockford include Mercyhealth Hospital Rockton Avenue, Swedish American Hospital, and Saint Anthony Medical Center. In total, there are 3 hospitals located in Rockford which offer emergency services and other healthcare.

Demographics and Values

Out of the total population of Rockford, 7.3% are widowed, 62.7% participate in the labor force, 8.6% do not have health insurance, and 22.2% live in poverty. In terms of crime, Rockford has 16.2 violent crimes per 1000 residents and 36.0 property crimes per 1000 residents. In the previous presidential election, 46.3% voted Republican, 46.4% voted Democrat, and 7.3% voted for a third party candidate in Winnebago county. The current population of Rockford is shrinking at a rate of -0.003%. Rockford has a population density of 882 people per square mile. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Rockford 14.3% practice Catholicism, 7.8% are Lutherans, and 6.5% are Methodists. In Rockford, 59.1% are nonbelievers. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Rockford, out of the total population 0.0% practice Judaism, 0.0% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.0% practice Islam. Racially, the population of Rockford is 3.2% Asian, 21.6% black, 67.0% white, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 18.4% Hispanic, 3.9% mixed race, 3.9% other or not specified, and 0.4% Native American. In terms of education, 8.5% have a graduate degree, 30.0% have a high-school diploma, and 21.4% have a college degree. In Rockford, 7.8% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces. Rockford is considered neutral to members of the LGBTQ+ community. Out of the total city population, 51.3% are female and 48.7% are male. In Rockford, 28.3% of the population are over the age of 55, 10.8% are over the age of 60, 6.0% are over the age of 70, and 5.0% are over the age of 80. The median age of Rockford is 37 years old.

Cost of Living

The overall cost of care for a community is affected by the city in which it is located. Per month, the median price of rent in Rockford is about $861 per month and the median value of a house in Rockford is around $89,696. The rent burden for Rockford is around 17.8% of the average monthly income. The sales tax in Rockford is 6.25%.

State Information

An overview of Illinois

Based on natural beauty, Illinois ranks 43rd in the nation. In terms of personal well-being, Illinois ranks 22nd in healthcare and 35th in quality of life compared to other states. In total, Illinois has 199 general hospitals and 383 health centers that provide care for 12,696,123 citizens. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Sherman Hospital, Ssm Health St. Maryâ's Hospital â–Centralia, and And Midwestern Region Medical Center. Out of a national average of 100, Illinois has a cost of living index rating of 96, a grocery index rating of 94, and a housing index rating of 87.

Social demographics of the state

The state has a median age of 38 and 29% of its population being over the age of 55. 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. During the latest presidential election, 39% voted for the Republican candidate while 56% voted for the Democratic candidate. The state of Illinois ranks 10th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly.

State-wide weather information

The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 6.02 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 3.33 inches of precipitation a month. 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%. During the winter, the average temperature in Illinois drops to around 28°F. The average high winter temperature is around 49°F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 10°F during the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Illinois is around 73°F. The average high summer temperature is around 91°F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 53°F in the month of June. 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 tornados.

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 blazing star, bloodroot, black eyed susan, and bird's foot violet. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the american black bear, the coyote, the cougar, or the american pygmy shrew. The state animal of Illinois is the white-tailed deer.