Joliet is home to almost 150,000 people, which makes it the fourth largest city in Illinois. And with its size comes a lot of big city comforts, amenities and sights. For example, when you stroll around the downtown area, you'll come across the famous Rialto Square Theatre. This theater has been ranked in the top 10 most beautiful theaters in the world. You can catch a show here, or just go get a tour and take in the beauty. You can also find other modes of entertainment in Joliet, such as at Silver Cross Field, a casino, at shopping centers, at museums and art galleries and at the city center itself. If you live in Joliet, you will always have to be on the lookout for the next festival or event because Joliet hosts a lot of them.

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Joliet, Illinois, is located about 40 miles southwest of Chicago. Its history dates back all the way to 1833. When you start looking for homes here in Joliet, you'll notice that there is quite a variety of homes available. There are traditional ranch homes, split level homes and Colonial style homes. This is of course not shocking because many cities are full of various style of homes. One noteworthy thing is the yard size. Many homes in Joliet have big yards.

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