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West Chicago is a city in DuPage County, Illinois, United States. The population was 27,086 at the 2010 census. It was formerly named Junction and later Turner, after its founder, John B. Turner, president of the Galena and Chicago Union Railroad (G&CU) in 1855. The city was initially established around the first junction of railroad lines in Illinois, and today is still served by the Union Pacific West Metra service via West Chicago station.

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West Chicago in United States offers a unique experience to travellers. West Chicago is located at a short trip away from Chicago a major city in United States. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Chicago for its bountiful attractions like The Art Institute Of Chicago, Millennium Park, Cloud Gate on your trip to West Chicago. To explore West Chicago, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for West Chicago*

  • Pollution Statistics in West Chicago

    Know the pollution level of West Chicago before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 62.5 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 62.5 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • West Chicago: Crime and Safety

    How safe is West Chicago for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in West Chicago.

    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 100 (Very High)
  • Living in West Chicago - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 98.44 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 54.31 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 94.44 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in West Chicago

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in West Chicago

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.15 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 30 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 72 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 40 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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