Can someone live in a country after they have applied for citizenship?

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Yes, they can live in the country while their citizenship application is being processed if they have obtained a visa.
No, not until they have obtained that citizenship.
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Does an illegal alien need to return to their home country before they can apply for citizenship?

Illegal immigrants are not eligible to obtain citizenship. They have to meet certain requirements (including legal residency requirements in most countries) before they could

How long do you have to live in the us to apply for citizenship?

You need to be a permanent resident card (green card) holder to be eligible to apply for citizenship. In normal circumstances, an immigrant should be a permanent resident fo

Where to apply for citizenship?

US citizenship can be obtained only after a person has been a green card holder for the past 5 years and satisfied the other eligible criteria. If they are getting naturalized