Place:Western Springs, Cook, Illinois, United States

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NameWestern Springs
TypeVillage
Coordinates41.806°N 87.901°W
Located inCook, Illinois, United States
Also located inLyons (township), Cook, Illinois, United States    
Proviso, Cook, Illinois, United States    


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Western Springs is a village located in Cook County, Illinois, United States. It is a suburb of Chicago. As of the 2010 census, the village had a total population of 12,975. It is twinned with Rugeley, United Kingdom.

In November, 2007, BusinessWeek.com listed Western Springs second in a list of the 50 best places to raise children. The rankings were based on five factors, including school test scores, cost of living, recreational and cultural activities, number of schools and risk of crime. Western Springs ranked behind Groesbeck, Ohio.

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