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Dwight, Illinois

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About Dwight, Illinois Real Estate

Dwight was first laid out in 1854 by Richard Price Morgan, James C. Spencer, and John Lathrop. Each of these men took a quarter of the land and the final quarter was shared by two brothers from Bloomington, Jesse W. and Kersey H. Fell.

Located on Historic Route 66,
Dwight is located just off of I-55.

Dwight is located approximately...
   60 miles Northeast of Bloomington-Normal
   75 miles North of Champaign-Urbana
   80 miles Southwest of Chicago
   80 miles Northeast of Peoria

Dwight is a great place to live. The affordable housing and sense of community make it a great choice for raising a family and the historical landmarks, restaurants, and scenery make it an enjoyable experience.

Parks and Recreation

Parks Recreation

Dwight is home to Renfrew Park, the Olympic sized outdoor Stevenson Swimming Pool, and the Dwight Lions Lake, which features many fishing events. Dwight is also home to many historical sites and regularly hosts annual events, like a BBQ contest, farmer's markets, and harvest days.

Schools, Health, and Transportation

Schools Health Transportation

Dwight has the Dwight Grade School and the Dwight Township High School. There is an OSF Medical Group, Family Medical Clinic, Community Medical Center, Health Care Center, and Development Center all located within the Village of Dwight. An Amtrak Station is located in Dwight.

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