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Located just 12 miles north of downtown Chicago, Evanston is one of the largest suburbs in Chicagoland and home to 75,000. Known for its ethnically diverse and socially liberal population, Evanston has been named one of the best suburbs for food lovers and one of the best cities to live in America. What makes Evanston so fantastic for families, young professionals, and retirees? A median household income of $78,900, great schools, and low crime with 6x less violent crime than Chicago. Residents also enjoy tons of amenities and attractions including Northwestern University, Grosse Point Lighthouse, James Park, and unique museums like Halim Time & Glass Museum. Are you preparing for an upcoming move within or from Evanston, IL? Moving an office or household? Dependable movers in Evanston make moving day a breeze.

With a professional moving company in Evanston, IL, you can save time, money, stress, and hard work during your relocation. You can kick back and relax – or focus your energy on more important tasks without bribing friends for help, a long day of heavy lifting, and potentially dangerous logistical challenges. You can even customize the level of service you receive: imagine arriving at your new home with everything already unpacked and furniture assembled and arranged! Federal Companies looks forward to making your moving day better than you imagined possible.

Best Evanston Moving Companies

Know what to expect about hiring a moving company in Evanston and what to look for with these frequently asked questions.

How much do movers cost in Evanston, IL?

Your Evanston moving company quote will be based on factors like your moving distance, number of movers, moving dates, volume and type of belongings, level of service, and more. The best way to determine how much your move will cost is by requesting a free estimate from Federal Companies. After a no-obligation in-person or virtual assessment, we can give you an accurate estimate. You can rest easy knowing your moving company rate will be affordable and easily tailored to your budget.

What do Evanston, IL movers do?

Professional moving companies in Evanston, IL can do as many of the moving tasks as you like, whether you want full-service movers to handle everything or help with just the loading, transportation, and unloading.

Ahead of moving day, a team of uniformed, background checked movers can prep your home, professionally pack all or just some of your belongings, and securely and safely load the truck. After delivering your items to your new home, everything can be unloaded and unpacked! You can even have furniture arranged. Storage can be included before, during, or after your move at your origin or destination to make your transition easier if your new home isn’t ready immediately or you’re downsizing.

How do you choose a good Evanston mover?

To choose a trustworthy Evanston, IL moving company, always start with licensed, insured movers to protect you if anything happens. Next, check online moving company reviews to look for overall positive feedback from past customers. Do your homework to verify their credentials and look for a low claims rate, years of experience, and the specific services you need. Finally, choose a company that dispatches trained, background checked movers you can depend on to do the job well.

Federal Companies is an Allied Van Lines agent and Certified ProMover. We have served Chicagoland since 1913 with 5-star Google reviews based on over 200,000 completed relocations! We’re one of the top moving companies in Evanston and look forward to showing you why we have been an industry leader for over a century.

Evanston, IL Moving Services

No matter where life is taking you next, our top-rated Evanston moving company is ready to help with tailored moving services.

Evanston, IL Local Moving

Our full-service local movers in Evanston, IL do it all: labor-only or full-service moves complete with packing, loading/unloading, transportation & storage.

Evanston, IL Long-Distance Moving

We’re a leading long-distance moving company in Evanston with 100+ years of experience handling complex military, international, and interstate moves.

Evanston, IL Commercial Moving

We’re the best commercial moving company in Evanston with a century of experience handling industrial moves, office moves, retail relocations & more. Minimize business interruption and avoid data and equipment loss!

Evanston, IL Piano Moving

Your delicate instrument is in good hands with Federal Companies! Our piano movers in Evanston use specialized equipment and comprehensive training to avoid damage to sensitive internal components.

Evanston, IL Storage

Federal Companies offers secure warehouse storage near Evanston with door-to-door storage services. Affordable storage while moving or during renovations!

Evanston, IL Packing Services

Avoid the long days of time-consuming packing and worry with our professional Evanston packers and movers.

The 5-star Evanston movers at Federal Companies are standing by to deliver the top-notch customer service and stress-free moving day you need. Give us a call at 309-690-0000 or fill out the Request a Quote form for a free quote.

Our Clients Feedback

  • I had a great experience working with Federal Companies. They were friendly, responsible and very dedicated toward moving my packages. The whole process was smooth from beginning till the end, and I will definitely work with them again.

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    Arno A.
    3 months ago

    If you are moving do not hesitate to call this company they are very responsive and have the best staff from start to finish! Our experience was awesome to the office staff to the drivers and movers, we cannot say... read more

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    Shelly M.
    3 months ago

    Packers did a great job on our kitchen and dining room with our China and heirloom figurines. And the guys who moved us from our hold home to our new one did an amazing job Would recommend them to any... read more

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    Jeff C.
    3 months ago

    Very professional, efficient, and a great job in packing our things!

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    Bill M.
    4 months ago
  • It started with Paul coming out to give us an estimate to move our family. He was the friendliest and most informative of all the people we talked to. He followed up but never pressured. Paul provided multiple ble quotes... read more

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    mark p.
    4 months ago

    Paul was amazingly helpful and kind. Although I ultimately decided to go a different route for my moving needs, the quote was fair and clear. Definitely recommend!

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    Jamie B.
    4 months ago

    The men did a great job loading. Upon arrival to new home, only 1 came to unload.
    His name was Jerry. He got all of it done alone. What a great employee they have in him. Thank you again Jerry,...
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    k M.
    7 months ago

    Paul was great to work with during the selection phase and then Julie in logistics was spot-on. Our driving team (Brock and Noe) were amazing! They assembled a fantastic crew in Chicago to pack and load and... read more

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    Tracie W.
    7 months ago
  • After our first meeting with Paul, we knew we wanted Federal Allied to help us with our move from Illinois to North Carolina. Everything was so well orchestrated, so a big thank you goes out to Paul and Julie for... read more

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    Linda E.
    7 months ago

    Mark Dunlap was a great estimator and had many good suggestions.

    Char Damery very helpful and knowledgeable.

    Holly, the truck driver, very friendly and thorough.

    Kevin, the other truck driver in CO, very friendly.

    100% happy with the move.

    Sandy Cole
    Decatur, IL 62521

    New home
    Larkspur, CO

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    Sandy C.
    8 months ago

    We were extremely pleased with Federal Companies in our move from Illinois to Minnesota last month. Laura Huff, the move consultant, was highly professional and knowledgeable, provided a timely, detailed inventory and estimate, and responded quickly to emails. The team... read more

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    Connie F.
    9 months ago

    Very friendly, and fast unloading my trailer.

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    John M.
    9 months ago
  • Staff and movers were great. Cole, our driver, and Bernard his partner/helper were careful at both our homes as we left and when we arrived- the move being from IL to AZ.

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    David L.
    9 months ago

    I work there. Great place

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    Bobby U.
    11 months ago

    I recently moved from IL to FL and could not be happier with how Allied handled my move. When I first contacted them for an estimate, I got a callback from Paul within a few hours. He explained... read more

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    Debbie Y.
    1 year ago

    This company was awesome with everything they did for us for a move. They treated everything like it was their own and were very very helpful and friendly. I would highly recommend them if you are intrested in a... read more

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    Nancy H.
    1 year ago
  • I loved working with Paul. Great communication and followup. He gave so many insider tricks for packing. He was honest and friendly. Made sure there were no surprises. Gave lots of alternatives to ensure the... read more

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    Ken T.
    1 year ago

    I worked with Paul Rubinsak, who coordinated our cross country move from IL to AZ and I am very happy to say that everything went very smoothly. Paul went above and beyond by providing a very accurate estimate of... read more

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    Bob C.
    1 year ago

    Movers arrived on time and started moving process promptly. Wrapped everything in moving blankets to protect items while in transit. Very responsive to our concerns. Our bed frame was a pain to disassemble, the movers jumped right in and provided... read more

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    Jonathan T.
    1 year ago

    They made move so easy and worry free. I had 2 movers and they worked their tails off to get in and out but was always very careful with my belongings and didn't scratch a thing.I would definitely recommend this company!

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    Jessie F.
    1 year ago
  • Our drivers were AWESOME and we were so grateful for their professionalism, speed, and the quality of the service!

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    Kristina C.
    1 year ago

    Kyle was very gracious with all our questions and amendments to our request. Julia our coordinator was awesome to work with and kept us updated and all the steps. Matt and his crew packed our house. They were professional and... read more

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    Andy A.
    1 year ago

    Had a great experience — hard workers who know their business

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    Libby R.
    1 year ago

    This is the first time I’ve used a moving company since 1994 and I couldn’t be more pleased. From the first phone call and the good byes to the logistics crew, it was nothing but professional and centered around... read more

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    Alice B.
    1 year ago
  • I had an international move with them, and all things considered about any move. This was a pleasant one, everything was crated and packed, delivery time was shorter than expected, both crews were right on time. I would totally recommend them.

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    Jorge Q.
    1 year ago

    5 star ratingIf you need to move and are worried about someone taking care of your stuff, never fear because Paul has your back, you can tell by his experience and his soft-spoken southern accent he is a man of his... read more

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    Justin B.
    1 year ago

    5 star ratingGreat communication from Federal rep John the entire move process. Coordinations was easy to work with and move crews are knowledgeable and professional. Offers great discounts for current or former University of Illinois employees or students. Worth... read more

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    Desmond R.
    1 year ago

    Federal is a great company.

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    A C.
    1 year ago
  • Thank you for a wonderful experience. From the coordinators to the crew. Everyone was very professional and the crew went out of their way to make sure the move went as smooth as possible.

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    Jackie R.
    1 year ago

    Great hard-working team

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    John O.
    1 year ago

    Usually in and out quick

    Josh T. Avatar
    Josh T.
    1 year ago

    Great movers. So fast and so professional!

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    Eric K.
    1 year ago
  • Mark Dunlap started this amazing experience from the day he came and gave us an estimate. He took his time, went over everything and showed me he wanted my business from the very beginning. I got one other quote from... read more

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    Follow t.
    1 year ago

    Very careful with my belongings. Showed up on time. Worked diligently and with great speed. Good communication with the coordinator. All services were delivered as promised.

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    Sara .
    1 year ago

    Very careful with my belongings. Showed up on time. Worked diligently and with great speed. Good communication with the coordinator. All services were delivered as promised.

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    Sara P.
    1 year ago

    Had a Washing Machine matching Dryer & pedestals delivered & was pleased with their service. The delivery men were courteous unboxed our appliances, removed the packaging & old appliances and set the new ones in the room they belonged in... read more

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    3 years ago
  • Decent place to make deliveries. Dock staff work hard, even when it's 90-plus outside. Unloading done with a hand truck, so it is a little bit slower than normal. The southernmost of the two spaces is tight to get into,... read more

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    Tim J.
    4 years ago
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Demographic Info for Evanston, IL
36.2 years
Median Age
Median Home Value
Median Household Income
27.6 mins
Average Commute
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Schools in Evanston, IL
1574 Sherman Ave
Evanston, IL 60201
Type: Private School
425 Dempster St
Evanston, IL 60201
Type: Private School
1551 Wesley Ave
Evanston, IL 60201
Type: Elementary School
2424 Lake St
Evanston, IL 60201
Type: Elementary School
1600 Dodge Ave
Evanston, IL 60201
Type: High School
2417 Prairie Ave
Evanston, IL 60201
Type: Middle School
Places to Eat in Evanston, IL
Kabul House
Kabul House
2424 Dempster St
Evanston, IL 60202
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Ovo Frito Cafe
Ovo Frito Cafe
1936 Maple Ave
Evanston, IL 60201
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Walker Bros. The Original Pancake House
Walker Bros. The Original Pancake House
153 Green Bay Rd
Wilmette, IL 60091
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Gotta B Crepes
Gotta B Crepes
2901 Central St
Evanston, IL 60201
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The Boiler Shrimp & Crawfish
The Boiler Shrimp & Crawfish
3445 Dempster St
Skokie, IL 60076
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10Q Chicken
10Q Chicken
816 Church St
Evanston, IL 60201
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Things to Do in Evanston, IL
Dawes Park
1700 Sheridan Rd, Evanston, IL 60201, United States
Grosse Point Lighthouse
2601 Sheridan Rd, Evanston, IL 60201, United States
Downtown Evanston
909 Davis St Ste 500, Evanston, IL 60201, United States
Block Museum of Art, Northwestern University
40 Arts Cir Dr, Evanston, IL 60208, United States
Halim Time & Glass Museum
1560 Oak Ave, Evanston, IL 60201, United States