Well being & purpose

  
DeKalb County provides the friendliness, tranquility, and convenience of a “small town” with the amenities of a large city close by. Life in DeKalb County offers: 
  A cost of living that is 16% lower than the U.S. Average
Schools that spend $345 more per student than the U.S. Average
  Nine museums
The celebrated Auburn Cord Duesenberg Festival
  Labor Day classic car auctions and Free Fall Fair
  Over 100 lakes within a fifteen minute drive
  Four libraries and the William H. Willennar Genealogy Center
  Chicago, Detroit, and Indianapolis, within a three hour drive