Buffalo Grove Ranked #2 for Best Suburb and Safest Suburb in Chicago Area by Niche.com

New Year VicariousAsset 1Buffalo Grove has been ranked #2 as the Best Suburb to Live in, and the Safest Suburb in the Chicago area, by Niche.com.

In addition to these top rankings, the neighborhood website also rated Buffalo Grove the #2 Best Place to Raise a Family in Illinois, and the #5 Place in America with the Best Public Schools.

“Buffalo Grove continues to be ranked highly in a number of different categories that are meaningful and show that our community is both desirable and strong,” said Village President Beverly Sussman. “Our Village is so special for many reasons; we must recognize all of the contributions made so many of our residents that make Buffalo Grove a wonderful place to live, work and raise a family.”

Niche.com publishes yearly rankings for cities and villages. Factors considered in the rankings include crime rates, housing trends, diversity, quality of schools, cost of living, access to amenities, employment statistics, and overall quality of life.

Resident reviews also contribute to Niche.com rankings, in addition to data from the U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the Centers for Disease Control, the Federal Bureau of Investigations, and others.

For more information, visit niche.com/places-to-live/buffalo-grove-lake-il/rankings/.