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Moving from St. Louis, Missouri

Moving from St. Louis, Missouri to Chicago, Illinois with State to State Movers

Have you reached the point in your life when you feel the need to leave your hometown and move to another state? Have you considered moving to Chicago, Illinois? Being one of the highly-developed cities in the United States, Chicago has a lot to offer to its residents, so we are sure you’ll love your life there. However, we should warn you – choosing the city you want to move to is not the hard part, it’s the relocation process. This is often rather time-consuming and complicated a process, but the good news is, you can do something to make it easier – you can choose good professional assistance that can take care of your moving. However, you may be wondering where you can find a reliable long distance moving company. The answer is quite simple – you have just found one! State to State Movers offers you the best moving service there is, so don’t worry about that anymore.
Our interstate moving company has a long experience in the business, so you can be sure we know what we’re doing and we know the best way to do it. Do you need someone to take care of residential moving? Car shipping? Packing and unpacking? Full service moving? Reliable auto transport? Worry no more, we offer all these services and more. What you need to do is quite simple – you just need to contact our representatives, ask anything you want to make everything clear, and book your moving day. We’ll be ready to begin your relocation as soon as you want us to.
One more thing – before you actually get down to packing boxes for moving (or have us do that), you should learn something about the city that you’re moving to. That’s why we have put together some most important facts about Chicago, Illinois that you need to know before you move there. Read on to find out more about your future hometown.
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About Chicago, Illinois

Chicago is the largest and most populous city in the U.S. state of Illinois. With over 2.7 million residents, it is also the third-most populous city in the country. Not only is the city an important business center in the United States, but it is considered to be among the most important ones in the world, due to its strong economy. With plenty of interesting, exciting and important places to visit, Chicago attracts an enormous number of tourists per year. Last year, it was ranked as one of the most visited cities in the nation.
St. Louis is both economic and cultural center of the Greater St. Louis area (2,916,447 people) and thus one of the most important cities there, but Chicago is the center of the Chicago metropolitan area which counts around 10 million residents, so it’s quite clear that it is incomparably more important, boasts more amenities and offers a higher quality of life to the people who call it home. Luckily, you too will become one of them soon and without any trouble, if you choose State to State Movers to help you move there.
One of the numerous things that make your decision to move from St. Louis to Chicago the right choice is the fact that the two cities are actually really close to each other. Since St. Louis is located so close to the border of Illinois, the distance between the cities is only 260 miles, which means it takes less than one hour to get from St. Louis to Chicago when you’re traveling by plane.

The Climate of Chicago, Illinois

When you want to change your place of residence, it is important to know whether or not you will have to adapt to some significant differences in weather conditions. In this case, the difference between St. Louis’s and Chicago’s climate is more or less negligible. As you are already used to hot and humid summers, it won’t be a problem for you to put up with those in Chicago, as well. The same goes for winters – just like in St. Louis, winters in Chicago are also cold and snowy. As for mid-seasons, both spring and autumn are mild and with a low level of humidity.

Where to live in Chicago, Illinois

Once you have chosen the city you want to move to, it’s time to choose in which part of it exactly you want to live. That’s why we have prepared a short list of best neighborhoods in Chicago you might want to consider moving to, together with links which offer more specific information. Take a look.
- Bucktown/ Wicker Park (http://www.chicagotraveler.com/neighborhoods/wicker-park-bucktown-feature.htm)
- Hyde Park (http://www.choosechicago.com/neighborhoods-and-communities/hyde-park/)
- Lincoln Park/ Lakeview (https://chicago.curbed.com/2016/4/12/11414006/chicago-neighborhood-guide-lincoln-park)
- River North (http://www.choosechicago.com/neighborhoods-and-communities/river-north/)
- Roscoe Village (http://www.choosechicago.com/neighborhoods-and-communities/roscoe-village/)
- South Loop (https://www.timeout.com/chicago/south-loop)
If you want to take a look at the best suburbs of Chicago, especially if you are moving there with your family, follow this link http://www.movoto.com/guide/chicago-il/best-chicago-suburbs/.
Do you think you’re ready to move to Chicago and start exploring this fabulous city? Don’t waste your time, do it as soon as possible. As previously said, you just need to contact our professional movers and helpers, and State to State Movers will help you sail through your relocation process. Call us and see it for yourself. We are at your disposal anytime you need us. Schedule your moving day and let us take care of the rest. 

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