Naperville Local Attractions
Located 28 miles west of Chicago, Naperville, Ill., is home to approximately 145,000 people. This vibrant, thriving city consistently ranks as a top community in the nation in which to live, raise children and retire. The city is home to the best public library system in the country, an array of healthcare options and an exceptionally low crime rate. Residents also enjoy world-class parks, diverse worship options, a thriving downtown shopping and dining area, a renowned living history museum known as Naper Settlement and an active civic community.
Naperville ranked third of 100 finalists and was the only Illinois town to make the 2005 “Best Places To Live” list. The city was also named as one of Fortune Small Business’ Best Places to Live and Launch in 2008.
Naperville also has deep roots in its history. The Naperville Local Historic District is home to buildings, structures, and sites that represents significant examples of local architecture and are among the city’s most important cultural and historical heritage. They contribute to the city’s character, quality of life and economic vibrancy.