Barrington Hills is a village located within Illinois, United States.
Barrington Hills is very quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor. Getting to green spaces from numerous locations in the village, such as Kemper Park and Helm Woods Forest Preserve, is very hard since they are spread out sporadically. Despite that, there are a few parks nearby for residents to enjoy.
The predominant housing types in Barrington Hills are single detached homes and row houses. About one quarter of properties in this village were constructed since the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1960s. This village also has a selection of housing sizes - homes range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 80% of the population of this village own their home and 20% are renters.
Primary schools tend to necessitate an extended walk to get to, and there are no high schools in this village. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools. With regards to food, it is very rarely practical for home buyers in Barrington Hills to buy their groceries by walking. There are a few options for those who care about nearby restaurants.
The best method to get around in Barrington Hills is usually a car. It is very easy to park. On the other hand, the public transit system in this village is not very practical. It is very difficult for people walking to navigate Barrington Hills as carrying out daily needs is very inconvenient on foot.