Overall Niche Grade
- Public SchoolsB
- Crime & SafetyNG
- Good for FamiliesB-
- Cost of LivingA-
- Health & FitnessC+
- Outdoor ActivitiesB-
Dakota is a town in Illinois with a population of 551. Dakota is in Stephenson County. Living in Dakota offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. Many families live in Dakota and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Dakota are above average.
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There is a very good sense of community in Dakota. It's not too big or too small of a town. I went to the school in-town for Pre-K-12, and I believe that it is a very good school district. There's a nice little gas station as well as a very good restaurant/bar & grill right outside of the town.