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Living in Bloomington-Normal


Illinois State University is located in the town of Normal, IL. Nearby is the sister-city of Bloomington, so the larger community is often referred to as "Bloomington-Normal".

  • The Bloomington-Normal community is comprised of the City of Bloomington (population 77,071) and the Town of Normal (population 52,772)
  • Bloomington-Normal is 125 miles southwest of Chicago, 155 miles northeast of St. Louis, and 64 miles northeast of Springfield (the state capital)
  • State Farm, Mitsubishi Motors, and COUNTRY Financial are all headquartered in Bloomington-Normal
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