Buffalo Grove is a village situated in the Chicago metropolitan area, which is part of Illinois, United States.
The character of Buffalo Grove is exemplified by its relaxed environment. The noise levels in this part of the Chicago metropolitan area are low, as the streets are generally reasonably tranquil - although that is not the case around the railway line. Finally, it is easy to get to green spaces in the village since there are over 50 of them nearby for residents to explore.
Single detached homes are the main housing type, representing many of buildings in Buffalo Grove, while large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This village has quite a good selection of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 80% of the population of this village own their home and 20% are renters. The median year of construction for houses in this village is 1983.
Residents will value that no matter where their house is situated in Buffalo Grove, primary as well as high schools are close by. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. As far as eating is concerned, a portion of home buyers in Buffalo Grove may be able to travel to one of approximately 20 grocery stores on foot, while others will need a vehicle. There are also a limited number of options for those who value close by restaurants and cafes.
The best way to navigate this village is usually a car. It is very convenient to access a parking spot. On the other hand, the public transit service in this part of the Chicago metropolitan area is not very frequent. Thankfully, property owners can count on the Buffalo Grove Station and Prairie View Station on the North Central Service Line. There are a few bus lines. Buffalo Grove is not especially convenient for walking since few daily needs can be met on foot.